Those looking to take a zealous leap towards wellness in the new year will be satiated through Pai Networking group’s “Health, Wellness and Fitness Expo” at The Ballantyne Hotel and Lodge on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 10 am, going until 2 pm. This exposition will feature 40 of the finest local experts in their industries, ranging from
It’s that time of year again — restaurant week (!) — and you can take advantage of big savings at more than 130 local restaurants. Enjoy three a course meal from some of Charlotte’s most popular restaurants for only $30 to $35. Menus are typically pre-fixed. For more information visit charlotterestaurantweek.com.
Break out your best Harry Potter garb for Discovery Place’s Science on the Rocks: Wizarding World — an adults only night at the museum dedicated to the world’s favorite wizards. Activities include Quidditch beer pong, a make-your-own wand station and plenty of bubbly potions. The first 500 guests will even get to try on the Sorting
Explore all four floors of the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art after hours. From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., guests can enjoy art, light bites, cocktails and this month’s featured drink is a White Russian. Bechtler By Night is held on the third Thursday of every month and is free. Find out more information at bechtler.org.
Comedian Anjelah Johnson brings her hilarious stand-up routine to the Comedy Zone for three days. You may know her best as Bon Qui Qui from Mad TV or from her popular nail salon videos that have taken over the internet. Tickets start at $30. For more information visit cltcomedyzone.com.
Learn a new skill this year at the Carolina Fish Market’s sushi making class. For two hours you’ll learn the art of making a sushi roll and even take home your own sushi making kit. You can even bring your own adult beverages to enjoy during dinner! The class is $25 per person. For more information
Enjoy the marching bands, fire trucks and all the excitement of Charlotte’s Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Parade. Festivities kick off at 10 a.m. on Tryon Street in Uptown Charlotte. For more information, click here.
The Tony Award-Winning musical An American in Paris takes over the Belk Theater for five days, bringing the magical love story of an American soldier and a French girl to the stage. Audiences will enjoy the famous songs and dance moves that have made the play a hit across the world. Tickets start at $25.
Dive into the best of Uptown Charlotte’s food scene on this three-hour Feast Food Tour. Along the way you’ll meet the chefs of some of the best restaurants in the QC and enjoy some delicious food and even a wine pairing or two. Tickets are $80 per person. For more information and participating restaurants visit
Niki de Saint Phalle, Serpent Bracelet © 2016 Niki Charitable Arts Foundation. All Rights Reserved. Visit the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art to see the intricate craftsmanship and delicate details of All That Sparkles — an exhibition dedicated to showcasing carefully selected pieces of jewelry created by artists of the 20th century. From brooches to gold cuffs,
We know that you’re probably still recovering from all the holiday festivities and may not be ready to jump right back into socializing — but there are some really great events happening this month — here are our favorites.
The Antiques & Garden Show of Nashville combines spectacular gardens, fine antiques and horticultural items into one outstanding three-day show. Located in the Music City Center in vibrant downtown Nashville, the show’s 150+ exhibitors, renowned experts and fabulous gardens make it the ultimate destination for new and ardent antique collectors, avid gardeners, those seeking design
Celebrate the beauty of the Christmas season at Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens. The gardens will transform into a winter wonderland full of twinkling trees, sparkling fountains, horse-drawn carriage rides and Santa! Tickets are $14.95 for adults, $8.95 for children 2 to 12 and children under 2 years old are free. For more information, click here.
Uptown’s popular Romare Bearden Park will turn into a European-inspired Christmas market featuring gifts from local merchants and food from around the world, including Austrian strudels, Bratwurst with Sauerkraut and roasted nuts. Admission is free. For village hours and more information, click here.
More than 3,000,000 Christmas lights will take over the Charlotte Motor Speedway for the 7th annual Speedway Christmas. Families can enjoy driving through 3.5 miles of lights that are synced to your favorite Christmas songs. (Tickets vary based on car size and amount of people.) For more information, click here.
Visit the Ballantyne Hotel’s popular Gingerbread Lane this season and enjoy countless gingerbread creations. Don’t forget vote for your favorite! Admission is free and it’s $1 to vote — proceeds benefit the Levine Children’s Hospital. For more information, click here.
For the globetrotter on the move, the Nisolo dopp kit is one that you can hold on to forever. Handmade with vegetable tanned leather in a state of the art facility in Leon, Mexico. market.styleblueprint.com/products/durango-dopp-kit The Lori Tote is the ultimate carry all! Check it out with our other Nisolo offerings here.
We are pretty excited about all the items we’ve added to our SB Marketplace … but this Cindi Earl silver wire + 10 oval freshwater pearls, for just $99, is gorgeous. Wear it for extra sparkle this holiday season. Wear it to a summer wedding or with your white jeans at the beach. Wear it
The English Room is excited to share their favorite finds from Marrakech including Moroccan rugs, decorative accessories, tabletop and so much more! Please let them know if you can join us for their Pop Up Holiday Souk at The English Room! http://www.theenglishroom.biz
We’ve put together a list of 15 of our favorite joyful events that are sure to put you in the holiday spirit!
Uptown Charlotte has a new group of talented chefs gaining national exposure. These chefs are creating their cuisine with masterful techniques utilizing the bounty of high-quality ingredients sourced from local farmers and culinary artisans. On the Chef-Driven Dining in Uptown Food Tour, we will go in-depth with Executive Chefs and their teams to learn their
Get ready to sip, taste and make with an Italian twist. The Secret Chocolatier and Nada’s Italy Tours are co-hosting “Chocolate and Wine – That’s Amore: Sip Taste & Make with an Italian Twist to kick off the holiday season.” Participate in a hands-on bark making class and enjoy chocolate tasting alongside a variety of
Restaurants are banding together to aid eastern North Carolina, which was devastated by flooding from Hurricane Matthew. Stoke, one of Charlotte’s hottest new restaurant known for the seasonal wood-fired American cooking of Chef Chris Coleman, will donate all proceeds of a special Fish Stew ($15 at dinner) to United Way of Lenoir. The initiative comes by way of fellow North Carolinian
Tickets are now on sale for Garden & Gun’s 4th annual JUBILEE: MADE IN THE SOUTH WEEKEND, scheduled for December 2-4 at Charles Towne Landing and at a variety of locations in the magazine’s hometown of Charleston, South Carolina. The three-day festival is G&G’s largest signature event and showcases the essence of the magazine—a colorful mix of