Things to Do

13 Charlotte events celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. this week

Parades, panels and musical performances are a few of the activities kicking off on the reverend’s birthday leading up to the day of national observance.

11 places to be in Charlotte on New Year’s Eve

Planning for New Year’s Eve have you feeling like you’ll be all dressed up with nowhere to go? Not on […]

The show must go on: OnQ Productions temporarily comes out of hiatus for ‘Soulful Noel’

Despite the theater company’s ongoing hiatus, OnQ is back with ‘Soulful Noel,’ bringing contemporary renditions to your favorite Christmas classics.

Female chefs shine at Soul Food Sessions year-end dinner

Soul Food Sessions’ Soul Sisters dinner celebrated Black grandmothers with six courses of upscale, muse-inspired soul food.

Here are the NBA All-Star Weekend event details you need to know

Tickets are on sale for a lineup of All-Star Weekend events in Charlotte.

7 young professional groups to consider joining on #GivingTuesday and beyond

There’s plenty of young professional groups in Charlotte where volunteers can “do good” while increasing their personal and professional development.

HBCU grad tapped as honorary grand marshal for Thanksgiving Day parade

Novant Health’s Tanya Blackmon will serve as the honorary grand marshal in the 71st annual Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade on Nov. 22.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Nov. 15-18)

The Qcity’s Going Out Guide. Get out this weekend and have some fun!

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Nov. 8-11)

Tons to do in the Queen City this Veterans Day Weekend.

New HBCU battle of the bands event looks to fill a void in Charlotte

Frustrated with what event organizers called a lack of commitment from local major venues and tourism leadership, the Queen City […]

10 Charlotte concerts to catch in November

Check out these buzz-worthy artists stopping in the QC this month.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Nov. 2-4)

Your guide to events and entertainment. Get out this weekend and have some fun!

Win tickets to the ‘Lit AF Tour’ hosted by Martin Lawrence

Sign up for our “Morning Brew” newsletter and be automatically entered to win two tickets to the Oct. 27 comedy performance

[UPDATED] Charlotte Black Restaurant Week returns for second year

Participating restaurants will be announced at kickoff event on Oct. 14.

Traveling African fashion exhibit stops in Charlotte

Mint Museum’s newest exhibition “African-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization, and Style” tells the story of how African […]

News & Buzz

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Kemba Walker made the All-NBA Third Team, should Charlotte be worried?

Will Kemba Walker stay with the Hornets after making All-NBA Third Team? The team has the cap space and money...

Entertainment

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Hip-Hop legends headline this year’s North Carolina Music Hall of Fame inductees

Five music artists with North Carolina ties to be honored at a ceremony in October.

Voices

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Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death

Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from...

Health

Health expert Dr. Ian Smith gives tips, dispels myths on clean eating and healthy living

During a recent Charlotte visit, the New York Times bestselling author and TV host sat down with QCityMetro to talk...

Faith

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Local church organizes to bail out dads on Father’s Day

New Birth Charlotte Church launches Father’s Day Bail Out initiative to bail out nonviolent, first-time offenders on June 16, 2019.

People

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Charlotte Artsy Folks, bridging the gap between artists and art collectors

Charlotte Artsy Folks, a local group of African American art collectors and art lovers, looks to create closer connections with...

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