Local chapters of Historically Black Colleges and Universities will show off school pride and connect with future students.
Queen City HBCU Cookout is set for July 27
Charlotte’s Diner en Blanc host team gives the skinny on the summer soiree
Leo Bennett and Tara Robertson talked with QCityMetro as they prepare for another year of the exclusive all-white event.
CLT DJ Battle puts DJ culture on display in the heart of uptown
From hip-hop to EDM, turntablist to finger drumming, four DJs will compete during in the CLT DJ Battle for prizes and bragging rights.
Win tickets to Charlotte Jazz Festival events
One lucky reader will get tickets to attend 5 of the hottest shows, courtesy of our partners at Blumenthal Performing Arts.
Issa Vibe Adventures is connecting people of color to nature, one hike at a time
Three millennials founded Issa Vibe Adventures to expose people of color to outdoor activities across North Carolina, most notably through semimonthly hikes.
Charlotte Black Film Festival highlights the art of storytelling in African American culture
Charlotte Black Film Festival is a local staple and welcomed outlet for showcasing the art and business of filmmaking. The African American Playwrights’ Group looks to serve as another resource.
Charlotte’s Caribbean community heats up summer with Carnival
The Charlotte Caribbean Carnival Association brings a weeklong Afro-Caribbean Carnival to Charlotte on June 22-29.
Win tickets to “The Vintage Tour feat. Fred Hammond”
Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Fred Hammond is heading to the Queen City, and we’re giving away two pairs of tickets […]
Community rallies behind West Charlotte basketball team despite controversies
A last-minute venue change, followed by a player suspension, increased attention to the regional semifinal basketball game between West Charlotte HS and Ardrey Kell HS.
Step Afrika! showcases stepping culture, nostalgic for Black Greek-Letter Organizations
Step Afrika!, the first professional dance company dedicated to the tradition of stepping, will perform in Charlotte on March 8 and 9.