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Things To Do In Charlotte NC

Hidden Gems in Charlotte

What is your favorite hidden gem in Charlotte??    We have SO many!  A few ‘go to’ spots are…   Zack’s Hamburgers – a South Blvd Staple – must have is ‘Zacks Special’  Brooks’ Sandwich House – a longtime NODA establishment – ask for a burger ‘all the way’ Mr K’s Soft Ice Cream –

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Summer Time Means – ICE CREAM TIME!

What better way to break the heat than with ICE CREAM!   Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams Everyones talking about Jeni’s these days!  First, their South End location creating quite the buzz, and long lines.  Then their newly opened NoDa location, and lastly, their Park Rd Shopping Center location.  Everyone can’t wait for all of these

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Lync Light rail uptown Charlotte

One of the Most Anticipated Openings of 2019…

OPTIMIST HALL!!!   This is going to be one of the greatest openings of the year!  Optimist Hall will have a food hall, restaurants, retail and offices.  There are nearly 20 tenants, ranging from bakeries, to paper shops, and even a cocktail bar.  It, of course, wouldn’t be complete without a brewery, because this is

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Memorial Weekend 2019 in CLT!

Who doesn’t love staying home and relaxing over a long weekend?   The things to do this weekend in Charlotte are ENDLESS!   Let’s start with Friday 5/24: Food Truck Friday South End at Sycamore Brewing!  Starting at 4pm, enjoy food trucks, music and, of course, great beer!  Circle K Speed Street 3 day event! 

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It’s Heating Up in Charlotte, What Now?

There are record temperatures this week, so what is there to do now?   When temperatures get into the 90’s the amount of time you spend exploring the greenways and outdoors tends to be limited.  What are some great CLT summer activities? Discovery Place – There are three locations, all with different focuses.  There is

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Quicker Drive to the Beach!

Just in time for Spring and Summer trips to the beach, Charlotteans are in for some good news. Most of us who drive from the Charlotte area to either the NC beaches or the Myrtle Beach, SC area must use Highway 74 for at least the first part of the journey. Well, now that the

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Myers Park Charlotte

The Best Saturdays in Charlotte Begins with…

A trip to the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market! Back in NYC, famers markets are very seasonal.  During the spring/summer/fall months, numerous farmers markets were steps from my apartment.  When open, I would go almost every weekend on my morning walk with the dog and grab some staples.  Therefore, I was very excited to check out

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Great Charlotte Pictures

I took all of these, most of them with my DSLR but there are some great ones from the i-Phone. All from the summer or fall of 2014 Enjoy! If you like these please share with your friends. Lake Norman had lots of fine sailing weather this summer. A great view of the city from

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