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  • Where to see Christmas lights in Charlotte 2017

    Where to see Christmas lights in Charlotte 2017

    Holiday lights are a delightful sight during the holiday season, imbuing Charlotte and the surrounding area with Christmas cheer. Check out all the fantastic lights shows the family will enjoy in the Charlotte area in 2017. Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden Nov. 17-Dec. 30 @ 5 p.m. 6500 South New Hope...
  • Family holiday and Christmas events in Charlotte 2017

    Family holiday and Christmas events in Charlotte 2017

    Festive family-friendly events in Charlotte, NC will help to make the holidays bright and cheerful as Christmas approaches. Children and adults will love the holiday lights, colorful decorations, music, and festive activities in Charlotte in 2017. Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink Nov. 17-Jan....
  • Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    You know it’s Thanksgiving in the Raleigh-Durham region when you see the airport filling with out-of-town family members. From there, it’s on to the neighborhoods that will be filled with laughter and love, and the smell of Thanksgiving dinner filling the air with heavenly smells. For those looking...
  • Free family Thanksgiving events in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Free family Thanksgiving events in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    The week of Thanksgiving is traditionally a time for gatherings and feasts with family and friends in Raleigh, Durham, and Fayetteville, North Carolina. There will be several free and family-friendly events that you can enjoy during the holiday week in 2017. Check out all the fun-filled happenings...
  • Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Southern hospitality is something that the Raleigh-Durham area hold onto like an orange leaf on a tree in the middle of a wind event. That hospitality has never wavered even though the area has seen tremendous growth in the past decade. That charm takes center stage during the fall season, when...
  • Free family Thanksgiving events in Charlotte 2017

    Free family Thanksgiving events in Charlotte 2017

    The Thanksgiving season in Charlotte will be a time of homecomings and celebrations with family and friends. There will be several free holiday events with entertainment and fun for children and adults in 2017. Check out all the special holiday events in Charlotte and the surrounding area this year...
  • Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Charlotte 2017

    Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Charlotte 2017

    Thanksgiving is a special time of the year for families in the Charlotte region. Not only will it be the time when everyone gets together at the dinner table to enjoy a lovely feast and watch football on television, but Thanksgiving is also the time when many will be looking to make good on that New...
  • Halloween parties and concerts in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Halloween parties and concerts in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Forget haunted houses and horror-movie marathons--this Halloween, the best place to be is at a concert. If you're in Raleigh or Durham you'll have several choices for the holiday, from funk bands to classic band. So, guys and ghouls, get your costume picked out, grab your tickets and let the music...
  • Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Charlotte 2017

    Corn mazes and pumpkin patches near Charlotte 2017

    Charlotte is a city that is blessed to be one of the few metro areas in the south to have a true fall. Fall in the Queen City is certainly a magnificent time, with the trees exploding in an array of colors, kids gearing up for a night of trick-or-treating on Halloween, and families hitting up the...
  • Halloween events for kids in Charlotte 2017

    Halloween events for kids in Charlotte 2017

    Kids will have Halloween fun at special celebrations and trick-or-treat events in Charlotte, NC in 2017. Check out some of the great non-spooky family-friendly events with activities for children in Charlotte this year. 5th Annual Huntersville Fall Festival Oct. 14 @ 10 a.m. Barnette Elementary...
  • Halloween parties and concerts in Charlotte 2017

    Halloween parties and concerts in Charlotte 2017

    Forget haunted houses and horror-movie marathons--this Halloween, the best place to be is at a concert, and Charlotte has plenty going on, from indie bands to fun parties. So, guys and ghouls get your costume picked out, grab your tickets and let the music put a spell on you this Halloween. Krewella...
  • Sherri Crawford, Loud Girl Media

    Concert Review: ZZ Top wows Wilson Center on Tonnage Tour

    Classic rock legends ZZ Top rocked Wilmington, N.C.'s, Wilson Center Thursday night, serving the sold-out crowd a night not soon forgot. The power trio from Texas delivered nearly 90 minutes of unadulterated blues-rock and boogie, minus any frills. Lauded frequently with crowd roars, and more, ZZ...
  • Free July 4th events in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Free July 4th events in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Independence Day will be celebrated with patriotic events, family-friendly activities, fireworks and parade in the Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville area of North Carolina. There will be several free events to observe during the 4th of July holiday. The following are free events for the family in...
  • Family friendly July 4th events in Charlotte 2017

    Family friendly July 4th events in Charlotte 2017

    Charlotte is a family-friendly town, and it will definitely have that feel on the 4th of July. There will be many events that will cater to families on this special holiday, and if you’re in the market of finding the best one that will entertain the whole family, make sure that these five events are...
  • Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Charlotte 2017

    Where to watch July 4th fireworks in Charlotte 2017

    Charlotte will be awash in patriotic pride during the July 4th holiday. Most of the events that will be centered around Uncle Sam’s birthday will feature food and fun, but the main attractions will be the fireworks that will light up the Charlotte area, and here are the five best that you should...
  • Best Mother's Day brunch in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Best Mother's Day brunch in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    There are a tremendous amount of places in the Raleigh-Durham area where brunch is king. With Mother’s Day coming up, these restaurants will make for fantastic spots to hold a special brunch for the special lady in your life, and if you’re in search of that special place, here are the five best...
  • Best bars and restaurants to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Best bars and restaurants to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Raleigh, Durham and Fayetteville 2017

    Normally, the Raleigh/Durham area, also know as “The Triangle,” is not on the radar of Cinco de Mayo revelers. Well, that should change as there are a wealth of bars and restaurants that in recent years have come to embrace the holiday. So if you’re looking for a spot to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in...
  • Interview: Something Clever gets wise, digs deep, and finds the 'light'

    Interview: Something Clever gets wise, digs deep, and finds the 'light'

    In the music industry, whether it be local or national, there is respect given for the art of song-crafting. Not everyone can write lyrics that evoke real emotion, tap into unspoken struggles, or act as the beacon of hope and survival. In Charlotte, N.C, hard rock outfit Something Clever brings this...
  • Your 2016 guide to the holidays and Christmas in Charlotte

    Your 2016 guide to the holidays and Christmas in Charlotte

    Tis the season for celebration, and what better city to celebrate then Charlotte? The Queen City has festivities a plenty for the holidays and Christmas, with no shortage of fun to be had. Doesn't matter if you're looking for family friendly, a groovin' concert or a radical parade to marvel...
  • Merlefest 2017 lineup headed by Zac Brown, Sam Bush, Del McCoury

    Merlefest 2017 lineup headed by Zac Brown, Sam Bush, Del McCoury

    One of America's premier roots music festivals, Merlefest, is celebrating its 30th year and on Nov. 17, the festival announced the first round of artists for its 2017 lineup. Heading up the 2017 edition are Zac Brown Band, Sam Bush, Del McCoury, and Jerry Douglas. Founded in memory of guitarist Eddy...
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