Things to Do

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 […]

What’s Happening, Charlotte: 10 things to do this weekend (Jan. 5-7)

What’s happening, Charlotte? If you’re looking for something fun to do this weekend, we’ve got a list of possibilities — […]

On the town with Toni (Jan. 5-7)

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

News & Buzz

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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.

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

Harlem Beer Distributing is looking to diversify Charlotte’s craft beer scene

The Black-owned beer distributor includes Harlem Brewing Company, a craft beer brand created by Shaw University graduate Celeste Beatty.

QcityEVENTS

5.23
JazzArts All-Star Youth Ensemble Showcase: Blues, Bebop & Beyond
5.23
Circle K Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola
5.23
Gary Owen @ The Comedy Zone
5.23
Building Equitable Cities with Henry Cisneros
5.24
West Charlotte High School Class of 1969 50th Reunion