Poetry slams and open mics all over Charlotte celebrate the spoken word. See the best talent the city has to offer or join in with your own poetic creations.
The 2013 College Basketball Tournament takes over Charlotte every spring, as basketball rivalries, forgotten since college, come to life amid bracket mania and some awesome ball. Choose your spot, gather your fellow fans, and get ready for Charlotte’s own version of Spring Fever.
March is Women’s History Month and Charlotte celebrates with a variety of events honoring and showcasing the achievements of women.
National Pancake Week (February 10 to 16) sends us on a hunt for Charlotte’s finest flapjacks. Our list includes gourmet, gluten-free, and family friendly pancake options around the city, including one spot where you can eat pancakes all night.
Choose a unique gift for your Valentine and show how much you care. Charlotte’s many boutiques and other businesses provide a wealth of gift possibilities for every taste.
Charlotte’s long and distinguished history of African American accomplishments is celebrated every February during Black History Month. Special concerts and exhibits showcase black culture, and the CIAA Tournament, pitting the teams of historically black colleges and universities in a basketball shootout, brings the month to dramatic finale.
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.
Knitting is hot in Charlotte, especially during the cold winter months. Check out the city’s best spots and events for knitters.
Whether y Check out the best of the best, Charlotte’s favorite stylists, for a haircut you just can’t get anywhere else.
This year’s Presidential Inauguration Jan. 21 coincides with the city’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations. Some citizens will be heading to Washington to attend the inauguration. Others will remain in Charlotte, celebrating President Barack Obama’s second term in office with a day of service, tolerance or observance. No matter how you voted, this historic day promises to be one to celebrate.