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What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market?

What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? Happy almost fall!  We’ve had some welcomed autumn teasers recently, including cooler mornings, the appearance of winter squash and greens, and school buses on the road again.  We’re getting a jump on the season this Friday September 6th with our First Friday Fall Arts Market from 5:00 … Continue reading

September Gallery Crawl and Food Truck Friday

  Overview Charlotte Magazine recently named the South End Gallery Crawl as the “Best Artsy Place to Take a Date” and Food Truck Friday as “Best Regular Foodie Event” and we will have a great lineup of gallery exhibitions and food trucks for August and as well as special guests from WFAE 90.9 FM. The Gallery Crawl is a … Continue reading

South End Presents… Fido Fest, A Festival of the Arfs

All Charlotte area dogs are encouraged to bring their humans to Fido Fest, a furry friendly extravaganza of fun, food and festivities on Saturday, November 2 in South End.  Fido Fest is a street party dedicated to and just for dogs and their humans.  Festivities kickoff with the 2X4 Dog Walk where two and four-legged … Continue reading

A Fun Friday Night in South End

Friday night’s are always great in South End but tonight has some extra special goodness. If it’s Friday, it’s Food Truck Friday and another great lineup of your favorite trucks and maybe one you haven’t tried yet. If you come and you are able, please take the Light Rail. If you get off at the … Continue reading

Summer in South End Concert this Friday

The first concert in July was a great success so another one is planned for this Friday as part of the Summer in South End sponsored by CharlotteONE and Coca Cola Bottling Consolidated. Bands for this Friday are Public Radio, Chasing Pedestrians & The Business People. The concert is a benefit for the American Red … Continue reading

Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen and more Atherton Market News

The following is the weekly email newsletter about Atherton Market. The Atherton Market is a producer only, year-round, indoor farmer’s market located at 2000 South Blvd in the old trolley barn at Atherton Mill. The market is open Tuesday from 2pm-7pm, Wed-Friday 10am to 2pm and Saturday from 9am to 2pm. Not Just Coffee is … Continue reading

South End Cinema – Tonight!

The South End Neighborhood Association rescheduled the July movie due to rain so you can come join us tonight at Atherton Mill for SKYFALL. The movie will start around 8:45pm so please come join us around 8pm or a little before to set up your spot and enjoy some tailgating games before the movie starts. … Continue reading

Last Day to Vote For South End!

It’s been incredible to see all the votes coming in for South End. Voting ends tonight (Friday) probably around midnight so please make certain to keep casting your votes in Creative Loafing’s “Battle of the Hoods”. If you need some good reasons to vote for South End, check out this earlier post. Feel free to … Continue reading

Need Some Reasons to Vote for South End? Here 34.

First off, there are a lot more wonderful neighborhoods in Charlotte than the Creative Loafing Poll allows you to vote for which is a shame. While we can’t change those constraints, I wanted to give you a quick 31 reasons to help sway you to vote for South End as “Charlotte’s Hood of the Year”. … Continue reading

Vote For South End!

One week left to get your votes in for your Favorite Charlotte Neighborhood and if you see from the screen shot above South End is in the lead but only by a few votes. NoDa is closing in and we can’t let them out vote us!! To cast your vote click here. Voting ends on … Continue reading

2nd Annual Homemade Ice Cream Churn Off

July is National Ice Cream Month and in honor of Ice Cream we will once again be hosting a Homemade Ice Cream Churn Off at the Atherton Market this Saturday, July 20th (one day before National Ice Cream Day). We’ll be churning up homemade ice cream in the morning and will have it ready by … Continue reading

Charlotte ONE Hosting Oklahoma Disaster Relief Concert

This Friday from 6pm-11pm, Charlotte ONE is hosting a free concert for Oklahoma Disaster Relief in the Atherton Mill parking lot outside of Icehouse. More details are available in the press release below. Come join us! CHARLOTTE ONE TO HOST FUNDRAISER CONCERT FOR OKLAHOMA DISASTER RELIEF MORE THAN 700 YOUNG PROFESSIONALS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND … Continue reading

Not Just Coffee now open in Atherton Market

Many of you have been to Not Just Coffee in the 7th Street Public Market Uptown and enjoyed a delicious pour over or cappuccino. Last Tuesday they had their Grand Opening at their newest location in the Atherton Market and starting on Wednesday, June 19th, they will open at 7am Tuesday through Friday and at … Continue reading

Outdoor Movie Night Returns this Friday

The first Outdoor Movie Night sponsored by the South End Neighborhood Association (SENA) was a great success. Moving it to a new location (Atherton Mill under the trees and on the grass) had a couple of kinks but we have them all worked out for this Friday. We thought we would be able to turn … Continue reading

Atherton Market Celebrates 3rd Anniversary

Congratulations to the Atherton Market on their 3 Year Anniversary this Saturday. They have a lot of great events for this Saturday, which you can see in the flier above and lots more details below in their weekly newsletter. The market is located in the old trolley barn at 2000 South Blvd in Atherton Mill. … Continue reading

Thank You! Pancake Breakfast Another Great Success!

The 3rd Annual Charlotte Fire Department Auxiliary Pancake Breakfast was another great success! We sold close to 300 plates which was about 1500 pancakes for a total of $1,463.00. Thanks to the generosity of the the band we had that morning at the market, Simpler Times, they donated their booking fee to the cause for … Continue reading

Firefighter’s Pancake Breakfast this Sat at Atherton Market

Come join us this Saturday, June 1st from 8:30-10:30am at the Atherton Market for our 3rd Annual Charlotte Fire Department Auxiliary Pancake Breakfast. Each year gets better and better with more funds raised and many more pancakes consumed! For a $5 donation you’ll get a plate of 3 pancakes, toppings, juice or coffee and for … Continue reading

Charlotte’s Big Bingo Bike Ride

We are in the middle of Bike Charlotte and one of the many events happening during this time is the Big Bingo Bike Ride. South End has been supporter of this event as it has taken shape over the years and something for the whole family. Grab your bike and come join us at Icehouse … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday and Outdoor Movie Night

This Friday looks like we will finally have great weather…not that the weather has stopped folks from coming out to Food Truck Friday! We have two great events happening on Friday night in two separate location. The first is the usual Food Truck Friday, which last Friday had to have been a record number of … Continue reading

The Gallery Crawl of All Gallery Crawls this Friday

Overview Charlotte Magazine recently named the South End Gallery Crawl as the “Best Artsy Place to Take a Date” and the May Gallery Crawl will be unlike any we have ever hosted! Whether you are a local resident or in town for the Wells Fargo Championship, this Friday will be a tremendous celebration of not … Continue reading

New Vendors and Upcoming Events at Atherton Market

What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? If you’ve been at the market in the last week, you probably noticed that we’re moving things around a bit and are “under construction.”  The modifications to the booth at the front door are to accommodate our newest vendor, Not Just Coffee.  James Yoder is a familiar … Continue reading

First in Wine and Cheese Flight at Atherton Market Tonight

You probably already have plans for this evening but if you don’t you might want to wander over to the Atherton Market and check out this wine and cheese event hosted by the Charlotte World Trade Association and the NC Department of Agriculture. Come have a little wine with your cheese! “First in Wine and … Continue reading

9 Trucks for Food Truck Friday & Gallery Crawl

April First Friday Gallery Crawl in South End has some new features and great opening exhibits so hope you will come join us. We’ll have maps and information about the gallery crawl at 2 locations…Atherton Mill and Food Truck Friday lot so just look for the branded South End tents. We are continuing with the Free … Continue reading

April South End Gallery Crawl

April First Friday Gallery Crawl in South End has some new features and great opening exhibits so hope you will come join us. We’ll have maps and information about the gallery crawl at 2 locations…Atherton Mill and Food Truck Friday lot so just look for the branded South End tents. We are continuing with the … Continue reading

Atherton Market: Friday Art Market & New Vendor, Not Just Coffee

The Atherton Market is Charlotte’s first, indoor, year-round, producer only farmer’s market. The market is located in the historic Atherton Mill and is open Tuesday – Saturday. Below is the weekly newsletter from the market manager, Lynn Caldwell. What’s Happening This Week at the Market? The recent cooler rainy weather has really been slowing down … Continue reading

South End Highlighted in Huffington Post Story

George Hobica, syndicated travel journalist and founder of Airfarewatchdog.com published a story yesterday titled, 10 Reasons To Visit Charlotte This Spring, and South End got some terrific mentions. Under reason number 2 “Food Wonderful Food” he calls out Price’s Chicken Coop, Mac’s Speed Shop and Luna’s Living Kitchen and noted the convenience of using the … Continue reading

Atherton Market and Saturday Morning….Winning Combination

  The Market is open Tue 10am-7pm, Wed 10am -2pm, Thur 10am-2pm, Fri 10am-2pm and Sat 9am – 2pm and is located at 2000 South Blvd in the back of Atherton Mill. What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? Just in time for nearly spring, we’d like to introduce the young couple pictured right … Continue reading

Saturday at Atherton Market

The market is open today, Saturday from 9am to 2pm at the back of Atherton Mill at 2000 South Blvd. Tons of great vendors and two specials for today will be Roots Food Truck selling breakfast and A Finer Edge should be out to sharpen your knives. See the email newsletter from market manager, Lynn … Continue reading

Shopping South End for Ingredients to Make a Ford Escape

I know the title sounds a little out there but it’s true that last weekend I drove around South End on a Ford Escape Ingredient Shopping Trip.  An opportunity was presented to me to test drive a Ford Escape for a few days courtesy of Keith Hawthorne Ford Lincoln of Charlotte with the goal to share about the sustainable … Continue reading

Farmer’s Market Update

South End is lucky to have a Charlotte’s first and only indoor, year round, producer only farmer’s market…the Atherton Market.  The market is open 5 days a week Tue 9am-7p and Wed-Sat 9am-2pm and is located in the historic Atherton Mill. Each week the market manager, Lynn Caldwell, sends out a market update so you … Continue reading

Free South End Walking Tour this Saturday

Join us this Saturday, Dec 29th, for our 2nd South End Walking Tour. The first tour we did almost a year ago had a huge turnout and you can see some highlight from this past blog post: Exploring South End By Foot. The tour is Free but you do need to register here. The current weather forecast … Continue reading

South End Walking Tour – Dec 29

Back by popular demand, we are hosting a 2nd South End Walking Tour. The first tour we did almost a year ago had a huge turnout and you can see some highlight from this past blog post: Exploring South End By Foot. South End is becoming a great urban neighborhood with eclectic shopping and restaurants all … Continue reading

Farmer’s Market Update

What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? This is the last newsletter until after Christmas, so before I continue let me say that we appreciate each and every one of you, and wish you peace and joy for the Season.  The power of community is making itself known here as well as in many … Continue reading

This Week at Atherton Market

The following in the weekly newsletter from Atherton Market. Enjoy! What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? We’ve delivered your newsletter a little early this week so that you are sure to know that our “winter hours” begin today.  It won’t mean any drastic changes, and we are still open 5 days a week.  … Continue reading

Gingerbread House Contest at Atherton Market Today

  What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? Now that we are officially into December it’s looking and sounding like the holidays around here!  We’ve turned on the holiday music, decked the halls, and we’re hustling around to get ready for the weekend events, though we also love the weekdays.  It’s a little quieter, … Continue reading

Final Gallery Crawl of 2012…Two Words….Huge!

  Come to South End for our FINAL Gallery Crawl of 2012 taking place this Friday, December 7th. Art is always a great gift idea so come explore and experience the many art galleries South End has to offer this Friday. Home to the largest number of galleries in Charlotte, you will find unique paintings; … Continue reading

Atherton Market update…lots you don’t want to miss!

What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? I’m just back from Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C., and you may know that when I travel I explore markets and embark on culinary adventures.  In D.C. we dined at “The Pig,” and had a true whole animal experience… pigs’ ears on a salad, and various organ meats … Continue reading

5 Holiday Events to Put On Your Calendar

      

3rd Annual Small Business Saturday a Huge Success

The 3rd Annual Small Business Saturday exceeded expectations in South End on November 24th. We featured over 71 Ideas for Shopping Small in South End. Some of those key highlights were as follows: –          Reading of the Mayor’s Proclamation by City Councilwoman LaWana Mayfield at the Atherton Market –          Two Free Trolley Shuttles in South … Continue reading

19 News Stories about Small Business Saturday in South End

What an incredible Saturday! South End has been participating in Small Business Saturday since it’s inception in 2010. We have definitely seen the momentum build over the years and each year keeps getting better. To have so many people talking about Small Business Saturday showed that the day between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is truly … Continue reading

71 Ideas to “Shop Small” in South End

Hopefully you have taken advantage of the Black Friday deals and are gearing up for round two with Small Business Saturday. We have a whole lot (71 to be precise) of fun options for you on Saturday in South End and to make it a bit easier we’ll have 2 FREE Holiday Trolleys available to … Continue reading

South End Tree Lighting – Nov 24th

Please make plans to join us on Saturday, November 24th from 5:30 to 7pm for South End’s First Ever Holiday Tree Lighting. The tree is located at Atherton Mill on the corner of Tremont and South Blvd. The tree will be lit at 6pm and we’ll have the House of Prayer Shout Band, Spin Cycle … Continue reading

Small Business Saturday and Holiday Tree Lighting

Saturday, November 24th is Small Business Saturday, a day sandwiched between Black Friday and Cyber Monday to bring focus and sales to local small businesses. South End has participated in Small Business Saturday since it’s inception in 2010 by American Express. With over 870 businesses in South End and over 90% of those classified as … Continue reading

Atherton Market Events and New Vendors

Below is the weekly newsletter from Atherton Market, South End’s year round, indoor farmer’s market. They have some great events this holiday season so make certain to add them to your calendar. What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? Signs of the upcoming holidays are all around us.  It is unbelievable that Thanksgiving is … Continue reading

South End Merchant Meeting for Small Business Saturday

Tonight, Tuesday, November 13th, we will host a meeting for all South End Merchants to share our Holiday Promotion and Small Business Saturday details and how you can participate. The meeting will be held at the Atherton Market starting at 6:30pm for some light refreshments and holiday spirits with the meeting starting at 7pm. We have a Holiday Campaign … Continue reading

South End Tailgate Party and Fall Festival Today

Kathleen Purvis Book Signing at Atherton Market

Each week I re-post the Atherton Market weekly newsletter so you can see the events happening each week. Market is open year round, Tue-Sat from 9am to 2pm with extended hours on Tuesdays to 7pm. Lots of great things lined up for this week with a special book signing by Charlotte Observer Food Writer Kathleen … Continue reading

Tailgate Party and Fall Festival at Atherton Mill

Gallery Crawl, Food Truck Friday, Oyster Roast this Friday

It’s going to be an exciting Friday night in South End with no shortage of great things to do. Gallery Crawl is this Friday and we have A LOT of galleries and places hosting artists so make certain to check those out below.  Food Truck Friday is a weekly staple and will have a canned … Continue reading

Oyster Roast and Harvest Festival this Week at Atherton Market

Lots of great events happening this week at Atherton Mill and the Atherton Market. Below is the weekly newsletter from manager, Lynn Caldwell. Market is open Tue-Sat 9am to 2pm with extended hours to 7pm on Tue. What’s happening this week at the Atherton Market? The newsletter today is going to be short and seasonal … Continue reading