Cultural immersion series kicks off with an ode to house music

Local group hosts "A Vibe Outside" to highlight Black influences in three music subgenres and promote homeownership.
By Katrina Louis | July 23, 2021

Get immersed in Haitian culture at upcoming Carolina Haitian Food Festival

The Labor Day weekend festival will feature Haitian food, music, vendors and children's activities.
By Katrina Louis | July 12, 2021

“Nu Growth” is giving these up-and-coming female creatives a platform to shine

Art collective BLKMRKTCLT hosts "Nu Growth" series, featuring six Black women, in celebration of four-year anniversary.
By Lindsey Banks | July 8, 2021

Levine Museum of the New South looks back as it prepares for change

Museum officials say selling the uptown building is part of their strategy to be digital-first and community-centered.
By Lindsey Banks | July 1, 2021

Black Music Month: Singer-Songwriter Destiny Stone recounts her feature on “Delilah” TV series

The Salisbury music teacher was among a pool of local creatives involved in the debut season of the Oprah Winfrey Network series.
By Lindsey Banks | June 24, 2021

Charles Sifford, ‘the Jackie Robinson of golf,’ to be honored with centennial celebration in 2022

Plans to honor the Charlotte native include a feature-length documentary on Sifford’s life, re-release of his autobiography and more.
By Katrina Louis | June 21, 2021

Recent hires and new programming is giving Blumenthal a new look

How Blumenthal Performing Arts is addressing inclusivity through its leadership and programs.
By Lindsey Banks | June 17, 2021

Mecklenburg County cuts ties with nonprofit that manages Historic Latta Plantation

The decision comes after the nonprofit was forced to cancel a Juneteenth program that some critics said was sympathetic to enslavers.
By Glenn Burkins | June 16, 2021

Latta Plantation official defends controversial event once scheduled for Juneteenth

Under pressure, the historic site was forced to cancel a June 19 event created to tell the story of Black emancipation through the eyes of White Southerners who lost everything.
By Glenn Burkins | June 13, 2021

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events in the Queen City

Things to do and see around Charlotte June 11-13, 2021.
By QCity Metro | June 10, 2021