Culture Feast!

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Celebrate Culture For All! Share a community table and enjoy a cultural street party on South Tryon. During the ticketed dinner you’ll be surrounded by unique cultural happenings, then dance the night away at a free-for-all performance by A Sign of the Times on the street at Levine Center for the Arts. Viewing of the entertainment is free to the … Read More

Festivals this fall

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It’s festival time! Here’s hoping for some fall weather to compliment these events. Yiasou Greek Festival September 10-13 (times vary by day) Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral Mint Museum Potters Market September 12 @ 10am-4pm Mint Museum Randolph Festival in the Park September 25-27 – Times vary by day Freedom Park

Metro Series at Brightwalk

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Luxury townhomes at Brightwalk. Check out Brightwalk Metro with oversized 2-car garages. • 6 unique floorplans with stunning architectural details • 2,100-2,300sq.ft. with oversized 2-car garages. • 2-4 bedrooms with 2.5-3.5 baths. Call 704-332-3335 or stop in this weekend to see our model homes and sales center.

Motown the Musical at the Blumenthal

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It began as one man’s story… became everyone’s music… and is now Broadway’s musical. MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us … Read More

Romare Bearden Birthday Bash

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This weekend is the 3rd Annual Bearden Birthday Bash. Check out all the fun, Saturday, Sept. 5 from noon to 9 p.m. Here’s the run down of activities! Noon to 3 p.m. Face Painters Balloon Artists Caricature Artists Strolling magician – Adrian Gagnon Fifth Street Beats (roving/interactive percussion) Steve Langley (roving variety entertainment) Main Stage 3:30  – 5 p.m. John Dillard … Read More

Pride Festival this weekend in Uptown

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Charlotte Pride’s free two-day cultural festival in the PNC Bank Festival Zone includes diverse national, regional and local entertainers, musicians and bands, and numerous participating vending booths, including art exhibitors, area non-profits, political candidates, retailers, food stands and more. The premier event is the culmination of a week-long slate of Charlotte Pride Week events highlighting the social, cultural, ethnic, artistic … Read More

This Weekend!

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This weekend is the Whitewater Center’s inaugural River Slam Festival. The weekend kicks off Friday night with the Jon Stickley Trio and JJ Grey & Mofro. Saturday, the music continues along with trail running, paddle boarding, cornhole and more. Friday through Sunday. Free open seating on the lawn; Terrace access for $45 on Friday and $65 on Saturday (includes meals). Check it out. Panthers … Read More

Funny Ha-ha

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Comedian Jim Gaffigan’s Contagious tour rolls into the NC Music Factory on Saturday, Aug. 15 at the Uptown Amphitheater. Dry and clever, Gaffigan’s hateful toward Hot Pockets and proud to be pale! I think he’s funny. Tickets are on sale now!

Visit Brightwalk

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With over 100 homeowners, 130 new home sales and a new product making its debut this fall (three-story tuck under town homes), Brightwalk is growing! Our new Metro Series (2-3 BR Towns with garages) model home is now open. Check out our sales center—Open seven days a week: Mon – Thu: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Fri: 12:00 pm – … Read More