Things to do

3 to See in Charlotte's Optimist Park

Neighboring Belmont and First Ward, under-the-radar Optimist Park is low key no longer.

posted by Joanne Spataro December 04, 2018

7 Ways to Have a Merry Charlotte Holiday

Twinkling lights. Shopping sprees. Ice skating. It’s the hap-happiest season of all thanks to our featured partners.

posted on December 03, 2018

Top Concerts and Tours Coming This Winter

Featuring local, regional and national tours, we spotlight highly anticipated shows taking the stage in Charlotte from December through March.

posted by Andy Goh November 30, 2018

What's New in Charlotte

In Charlotte, new restaurants, bars, bakeries and attractions pop up every day. See which ones are open now or on the horizon.

posted by Beth Castle October 31, 2018

Your Guide to Uptown Charlotte’s Thanksgiving Traditions

What to do and see as the Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade kicks off the Queen City’s holiday festivities

posted by Lauren Levine October 30, 2018

22 Ways to Celebrate the Holidays in Charlotte

No matter how you celebrate the season, these annual events will make you feel merry and bright.

posted by Torie Robinette October 29, 2018

5 to Try: Halloween in Charlotte

Fall is time for the crisp smell of leaves, pumpkin picking and all things spooky. Whether you scream for the tricks or crave the sweet treats, Charlotte has plenty of fun Halloween events for you to choose from.

posted by Chelsea Galusky October 23, 2018

13 Spooky (or Not) Halloween Events

Ghoulish treats, wicked adventures and haunting fun, this is Halloween in the Queen City.

posted by Regina Johnson September 26, 2018

Top Concerts and Tours Coming This Fall

Featuring local, regional and national tours, we spotlight highly anticipated shows taking the stage in Charlotte from September through November.

posted by Andy Goh August 09, 2018

3 to See in Charlotte's South End Neighborhood

In Charlotte’s trendy South End neighborhood, innovation and history collide.

posted by Morgan Pike July 14, 2018

Play Date: Camp Snoopy

Gear up for a fun-filled day at Camp Snoopy, Carowinds’ adventure destination just for kids.

posted by Allison Hancin June 20, 2018

Discover Paradise at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

Summer fun flourishes with a Pollinators' Paradise at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden's two new seasonal exhibitions.

posted by Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden June 12, 2018