Meet the Charlotte Organization Helping Youth Find Shelter and Support

The Relatives is a local system of resources that helps children and youth find shelter and support. Serving as the Safe Place agency for Mecklenburg County and the surrounding areas, The Relatives partners with local businesses to ensure young people in need have access to immediate help and supportive resources. Programs Programs like The Relatives … Continue reading Meet the Charlotte Organization Helping Youth Find Shelter and Support

Best Ice Cream and Popsicle Joints in Charlotte

It's that time of year again everyone! It's time for our legs to stick to the chairs we sit in and our hair to the back of our necks. It's no secret that the south has been unbearably blessed with high temperatures and serious humidity. Local Carolinians know that to survive Carolina summers outdoors you … Continue reading Best Ice Cream and Popsicle Joints in Charlotte

Charlotte Magazine’s 2017 BOB Awards Party

Celebrate the Best of the Best at Charlotte Magazine’s BOB Awards party hosted by BOB Award winners Matt and Ramona from 107.9 the Link! Enjoy live entertainment, ride the ferris wheel, play carnival games, taste food from BOB Award-winning restaurants, dance, drink and more. Complimentary beer will be provided by Lenny Boy Brewing Co.   … Continue reading Charlotte Magazine’s 2017 BOB Awards Party

Sneak Peak at Gendered- An Inclusive Art Show

The Young Affiliates of the Mint (the “YAMs”) have their second annual art show coming this month titled, GENDERED: An Inclusive Art Show. GENDERED seeks to create an inclusive arts forum for gender and its common intersectionalities with race, class, sexuality, and identity. The current divisive political climate finds people seeking a means to come together and … Continue reading Sneak Peak at Gendered- An Inclusive Art Show

Don’t Miss the QC Femme Fest this Weekend

QC Femme Fest is dedicated to supporting females regardless of their craft by inspiring & encouraging them to take the lead. Be bold, live fearlessly & support other females at QC Femme Fest! This gathering of female business owners, artists, activists, entrepreneurs & members of our community is to facilitate women coming together to celebrate … Continue reading Don’t Miss the QC Femme Fest this Weekend

Grab your Tickets for the Soul of the South Uptown Food Tour

Sample and sip your way through some of Uptown Charlotte’s best representations of the local South through Feast Food Tour's Soul of the South event June 2nd.  Chefs and restaurant owners will explain the influence of Southern Heritage in their cuisine & beverage menus.  Many of their recipes are Southern family traditions, others are created … Continue reading Grab your Tickets for the Soul of the South Uptown Food Tour

Meet the Woman Bettering the Lives of Local Seniors with Laughter

This Saturday May 27th, the Improv for Seniors Workshop will take place, and no one is more excited than the workshop's founder and teacher Elizabeth Byland, an extremely talented local and nationwide actor and comedian. Over a 90 minute class, Byland teaches students the fundamentals of improvisation through fun and energizing games. The purpose of the Improv … Continue reading Meet the Woman Bettering the Lives of Local Seniors with Laughter

The Cannes Film Critique for The Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project

Come out to The Knight Gallery at Spirit Square tomorrow evening for the Cannes Film Critique for The Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project (48 HFP). By joining the Cannes Film Critique you can help send one of our local Charlotte film makers to Cannes 2018! At the critique, Artists and filmmakers will gather to analyze and discuss The … Continue reading The Cannes Film Critique for The Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project

Memphis Meets Charlotte on Stage this Month

In this Theatre Charlotte production, get a glimpse of 1950s Memphis, with all of its smoky nightclubs and drama-filled recording studios. From the seedy nightclubs, radio stations and recording studios of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes this hot new musical filled with explosive dancing, irresistible songs and a tale of fame and forbidden love. Inspired by … Continue reading Memphis Meets Charlotte on Stage this Month

BBQ and Bluegrass at Sycamore Brewing

This Saturday Sycamore Brewing is hosting a celebration of Charlotte barbecue and bluegrass music. Starting at noon, you can grab a bite of OooWee BBQ, Queen City Q, or The Improper Pig all at the brewery. Starting at 1pm, bluegrass kicks off with The Clydes and Dear Brother. Admission is free. Food Queen City Q … Continue reading BBQ and Bluegrass at Sycamore Brewing