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Introducing NoDa, Charlotte’s Hottest ‘Hood

Amber Gibson
Once an old mill village, the Charlotte neighborhood near North Davidson and 36th streets is now fondly known as NoDa. The area has been a popular arts and entertainment district …

Road Trips

Bluegrass and the Blue Ridge: A Mountain Music Road Trip

Jenna Schnuer
Hear the mountain music that has defined this stretch of America’s roadways. (Photo: Alamy)
Bluegrass and old-time Appalachian music pair beautifully with a Blue Ridge Parkway road trip — after …


4 Free Things to Do with Kids in Charlotte

Jody Mace
Keep your kids active and entertained on a family trip to Charlotte. (Photo: Alamy)
There’s no shortage of kid-friendly activities in Charlotte, both indoors and outdoors, and we’ve selected a …