Entertainment

Mint Museum exhibition showcases fashion of Oscar de la Renta

Curated by Durham native Andre Leon Talley, former editor-at-large for Vogue magazine, the exhibit pays homage to the late, iconic designer’s inspirations and experiences.

New exhibition at Bechtler explores avant-garde artists’ connections to religion

Seemingly secular artists use religious iconography to inspire, provoke and challenge social injustice; Bechtler curator Jennifer Sudul Edwards hopes the exhibition sparks dialogue

Rules for going back to the real world after Black Panther weekend

My husband and I were late for all our morning appointments because we are the world’s geekiest comic book lover […]

Hometown dancer soars with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

On Feb. 27 and 28, Jacquelin Harris and the esteemed Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater perform in the city where Harris got her start.

Win tickets to Alvin Ailey Charlotte performance

Blumenthal Performing Arts is sending a lucky Qcitymetro fan (and a guest) to the Tuesday, Feb. 27, performance of Alvin […]

CIAA announces celebrity lineup, charity basketball game

Celebrity performances are scheduled for quarterfinal, semifinal and championship games at Spectrum Center.

On the town with Toni (Dec. 1-3)

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks. It’s fun for grown folks.

What’s Happening Charlotte: 21 Fun Things to do this weekend (Nov. 17-19)

The opening of the new ice-skating rink near SouthPark, Winthrop homecoming, and a fashion show are all in works for this weekend

On the town with Toni (Nov. 17-19)

Looking for something fun to do this weekend in Charlotte? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks.

On the town with Toni (Nov. 10-12)

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks. It’s fun for grown folks.

On the town with Toni (Nov. 3-5)

Looking for something fun to do in Charlotte this weekend? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks.

Ebony Fashion Fair exhibit at NCMA explores 50 years of fashion — and history

Exhibit at N.C. Museum of Art is the final stop. It will run through Jan. 21, 2018, with many special events throughout.

On the town with Toni (Oct. 27-29)

Looking for something fun to do this weekend in Charlotte? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks.

On the town with Toni (Oct. 13-15)

Looking for something fun to do in Charlotte this week? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks. It’s fun for grown folks.

The 411 on Breakin’ Convention, this weekend in Charlotte

This celebration of hip-hop culture features dancers from around the globe performing at Knight Theatre.

News & Buzz

The reason I (a black man) speak up for, and alongside, black women

Serena Williams' treatment proves that the black women I want my daughter to emulate unfairly have to be three times...

Voices

How Michelle Williams triggered my memories of depression

Recent news about former Destiny’s Child member Michelle Williams checking into a medical facility for depression triggered a memory about...

Health

Charlotte is testing a plan that could eliminate food waste from our landfills

A pilot program to compost the food we throw out is being tested in eight historically black communities in northwest...

Faith

Pew report reveals trend about black millennial faith

Black millennials ‘stay prayed up,’ according to Pew report

When it comes to faith, black millennials are spiritually inclined and low maintenance but always questioning purpose.

People

A day in the life of a physician assistant during Hurricane Florence

Name: Shelda Amilcka Job: Physician Assistant Employer: Novant Health, Urgent Care I was scheduled for the 9 a.m. to 9...

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City of Charlotte HNS Job Fair
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Silent Disco
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Paint & Play (Virgo/Libra Season)
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54th Annual Festival in the Park