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

Carolina Panthers Announce 2017 Schedule

The Carolina Panthers revealed their 2017 schedule last Thursday. They open the season facing the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, September 10th, in a 4:25 p.m. matchup. The home opener is the following week, against the Buffalo Bills at 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 17th. The Panthers close the regular season on December 31st with a visit … Continue reading Carolina Panthers Announce 2017 Schedule

Mecklenburg County Manager Reveals FY18 Budget & Capital Improvement Plan

County Manager Dena R. Diorio presented two budget plans for the Mecklenburg Board of County Comissioners consideration: A FY2018 $1.7-billion Operating Budget that maintains the current tax rate of 81.57 cents and lowers the debt service fund from 20 cents to 19.5 cents A FY2019-FY2023 $1.6 billion Capital Improvement Plan. Diorio presented this budget keeping … Continue reading Mecklenburg County Manager Reveals FY18 Budget & Capital Improvement Plan

Charlotte Symphony Summer Pops: Hooray For Hollywood

This Sunday Hooray For Hollywood will feature themes from Hollywood blockbusters including West Side Story, The Pink Panther, Beauty and the Beast, Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter, and more! Conductor Albert-George Schram will conduct the musicians through some of your favorite songs Schedule 7 pm: Prelude performance will feature the Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestra performing works by Chabrier, … Continue reading Charlotte Symphony Summer Pops: Hooray For Hollywood

Charlotte’s Vision Zero Initiative will Reduce Traffic-Related Fatalities

The city’s updated Transportation Action Plan, a long-range policy plan the City Council adopted in February, says the city will implement a Vision Zero initiative to combine engineering, public education, community engagement and adopt enforcement tools to reduce traffic-related fatalities and injuries. The goal of Vision Zero is to end traffic deaths and serious injuries. … Continue reading Charlotte’s Vision Zero Initiative will Reduce Traffic-Related Fatalities

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

Where to go in Charlotte for National Donut Day

This Friday June 2nd is National Donut Day, a tradition (or as I like to call it holiday) started by the Salvation Army in 1938 as a way to feed hungry Americans during the Great Depression. How can you celebrate #NationalDonutDay this Friday in Charlotte? Make a stop by one of these local donut shops (or … Continue reading Where to go in Charlotte for National Donut Day

Chef Alyssa’s Korean Cooking Class

Register your seat at Chef Alyssa's Kitchen for her Korean Cooking Class this Friday.  Get ready to master Korean dishes like Dak Bulgogi (Korean Barbeque) and Bibimbap (warm bowl of steamed rice will be topped with Spiced Windy Hill Grass Fed Beef and a Local Pasture Egg).  Chef Alyssa's Kitchen is the place to have good … Continue reading Chef Alyssa’s Korean Cooking Class

Come out to Nuestras Historias at UNCC in Uptown

This Friday, June 2nd Nuestras Historias will be taking place from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the UNC Charlotte Center City auditorium. Listen to eight artists and cultural workers from the Southeast present stories about their work and communities. Each speaker will have 15 slides and 5 minutes each! This session represents diverse Latinidades, communities, creative … Continue reading Come out to Nuestras Historias at UNCC in Uptown