Plaza Midwood

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A Breakdown Of Charlotte’s Neighborhoods

Charlotte is a vast metropolis, but luckily for residents and visitors, it’s defined by neighborhoods. Just a few blocks in any direction can put you into a totally different environment.


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Best Places To Go Caroling In Charlotte

Celebrate the season with song while taking in the holiday decorations in one of Charlotte’s historic neighborhoods or special events.


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Greenest Neighborhoods In Charlotte

These neighborhoods in Charlotte that are dedicated to sustainability and green practices for the benefit of its residents and the Queen City community.


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Halloween Fun In And Around Charlotte

A few great ideas for parents looking for the hot spots around town for trick-or-treaters.


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Best Valentine’s Day Parties For Singles In Charlotte

Don’t have big date plans for Valentine’s Day? Here’s a list of spots where you can party on your own this February 14th.


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Best Hipster Hangout Spots In Charlotte

The hipster vibe is especially strong in the Plaza-Midwood neighborhood, where you’ll find cool nightspots, vegetarian-friendly restaurants, thrift stores, and the iconic Common Market.



Best Dog-Friendly Restaurants

Charlotte is a dog-friendly city with many parks, walking trails and even restaurants where you can take your pooch. Although having dogs inside restaurants is illegal, most restaurants that have outside seating on decks are usually dog-friendly.

CBS Charlotte–07/20/2011

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Best Fried Chicken In Charlotte

Charlotte is the capitol of the New South, but it’s certainly maintained some Old South traditions like the best fried chicken outside of Atlanta. A meal just wouldn’t be considered Southern without some good ol’ fried chicken, sweet tea, macaroni and cheese, collard greens, black-eyed peas, cornbread and a slice of red velvet cake to top it all off! These dishes can be found in many restaurants in Charlotte, but the best fried chicken is found at these unsuspecting, family-owned institutions of Charlotte.

CBS Charlotte–07/12/2011


Guide To Plaza Midwood

Plaza Midwood has undergone a revitalization in recent years making this eclectic, alternative oasis of Charlotte a new hotspot and a must-visit on a trip to the Queen City.

CBS Charlotte–07/04/2011


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