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‘The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys.’ WFAE Community Conversation with Charlotte’s black leaders. A tribute to black fathers. Plus more.

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 […]

What’s Happening, Charlotte: 17 things you can do this weekend

The Gantt Center is hosting a kids-friendly event featuring author Carole Boston Weatherford, who tells the historic story of the Tuskegee Airmen.

On the town with Toni (Feb. 16-18)

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

During Black History Month, an event to honor black fathers

Black fathers in America don’t always get the love they deserve. So with that in mind, local author and fashion […]

Black Enterprise CEO will be keynote speaker at CIAA business event

Earl “Butch” Graves Jr., president and CEO of Black Enterprise, will be keynote speaker at this year’s CIAA business forum. […]

On the town with Toni (Feb. 9-11)

Looking for something fun to do in Charlotte this weekend? Toni has her weekly list. It’s fun for grown folks.

Free performance by Bell Biv DeVoe during CIAA Tournament Week

Tournament officials announced the performance along with other free events scheduled at the Charlotte Convention Center.

Kevin Hart adds Charlotte, Raleigh to his ‘Irresponsible’ tour

Kevin Hart has added Charlotte and Raleigh to the list of cities for his “The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour,” his promoter, […]

5 events to mark on your calendar this week

We’ve got something for every day of your workweek.

On the town with Toni (Jan. 26-28)

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

CIAA announces celebrity lineup, charity basketball game

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

5 events that will make you a smarter Qcity resident (Jan. 22-26)

A meet-up for young professionals. A summit for tree lovers. A college financial-planning session. We’ve got something for every day of your workweek.

On the town with Toni (Jan. 19-21)

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

5 January events you should have on your calendar

January is alway a busy month in the Qcity. In addition to the city’s traditional MLK breakfast, we’ve listed four […]

News & Buzz

Could this be the year Charlotte makes real progress to fix its affordable housing crisis?

Community Link CEO Floyd Davis, Jr. is hopeful after the recent investment into Charlotte's affordable housing crisis, but poses three...

Entertainment

Win 2 tickets to see Patti LaBelle in concert

It’s 2019, and the team at Qcitymetro has a “new attitude”! That’s why one of our lucky Morning Brew newsletter subscribers...

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

5 last-minute gift ideas for fitness lovers

Although I love to exercise, retail therapy ranks pretty high on my fave list of things to do. Consequently, I’m...

Faith

After deadly attack on Pittsburgh synagogue, Charlotte’s faith leaders call for love, unity

Three days after a gunman killed 11 worshipers inside a Jewish center in Pittsburgh, members of Charlotte’s faith community came...

People

National Mentoring Month: Jarron Thomas, role model in corporate America and the community, thanks to mentors

Jarron Thomas has spent years in the tech and consulting industry providing solutions for Fortune 500 companies. His role as...

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Charlotte Hornets vs. Phoenix Suns
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​2019 Atrium Health Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Parade
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Don ‘D.C.’ Curry @ The Comedy Zone
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African Drum Circle presented by Drums 4 Life
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Black Fathers Rock!