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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

An Evening with WFAE at South End Gallery Crawl & Food Truck Friday

First off…please remember to Vote for South End for Creative Loafing’s “Neighborhood of the Year” Voting ends 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 … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday and The Moth Project

We’re mixing things up a little this week as Food Truck Friday, Common Market and the McColl Center for Visual Arts are teaming up to present The Moth Project. Jeff Schmuki & Wendi Deschene are environmental artists-in-residence at the McColl Center and will bring the Moth Light Intervention to Food Truck Friday. Read below for … Continue reading

Gallery Crawl and Food Truck Friday Tonight

Hopefully you had a great Fourth of July and enjoyed one of the many great fireworks shows over the last two days. If you have friends and family in town and looking for something fun and a little unique to do with them tonight…come to South End for Gallery Crawl and Food Truck Friday. Gallery … Continue reading

South End Soul this Saturday

South End Soul is this Saturday and going to be great. Before I get into all the details there are two other great events happening on Saturday in South End I wanted to make certain you had the details. Triple C is hosting Triple P at Triple C from 3-6pm with BBQ from award winning … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday Line-up

Should be great weather tomorrow for Food Truck Friday. Also, we are happy to have Social Media Charlotte joining us this Friday. Great chance to meet their new board members and should have some social media fun as well!

South End Soul and more upcoming events

South End Soul redo is happening on Saturday, June 22nd from 5pm-10pm on Camden Rd between Park Ave and S Tryon Street. You may recall we originally planned this neighborhood street party for late April but cancelled due to weather. We are back and have a great band lineup along with a special Night Market … Continue reading

Happenings at Camden and Park

There is always something happening at or around the intersection of Camden Rd and Park Ave. Tonight is the South End Gallery Crawl and below are the details for Food Truck Friday, South End Super Flea Market and Sizzlin Saturday, which happen on the weekends but you always have the wonderful businesses and restaurants in … Continue reading

New South End Public Art

This past Saturday the South End Neighborhood Association hosted another successful Community Day. We hosted our first Community Day a year ago with the desire to have a series of work projects as a way to spruce up the neighborhood. Projects focused on adding or improving flower beds or public art projects and having another … Continue reading

South End Community Day this Saturday

One year ago we hosted our first South End Community Day, a Saturday morning dedicated to landscaping and art projects to spruce up the neighborhood. In partnership with the Charlotte Community ToolBank and the South End Neighborhood Association (SENA), we have planted several new flower beds and spruced up an old dumpster over the last … Continue reading

Lost Founder’s and Stout Out tonight in South End

Charlotte Craft Beer Week continues and two fantastic events on the docket for tonight in South End are at The Liberty and Common Market. Every year The Liberty hosts their “Lost Founder’s” beer night. Co-owner of The Liberty, Matthew Pera, always seems to get his hands on rare beers from Founder’s Brewing Company and this … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday

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

South End’s First Light Rail Beer Crawl

Mark you calendars and make certain to RSVP for South End’s First Light Rail Beer Crawl!! Check out Charlotte Beer Blog for more details…information below is from Charlotte Beer Blog site! The event will showcase local breweries and the craft beer focused restaurants and bars along historic South End’s LYNX Light Rail. The crawl is free for … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday, Common Market Beer Breakfast and Food Truck Brunch

9 AM to 1PM on Saturday, November 24th, join Common Market South End for a Beer Breakfast Buffet! On tap will be 2011 AND 2012 Founder’s Breakfast Stout along with 2011 Foothills Sexual Chocolate and Triple C’s Up All Night Breakfast Porter. There will be a breakfast buffet as well as Mimosa’s and Bloody Beer!

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

Eat, drink and be merry….and shop your sleigh bells off!

We have lots of great shops and restaurants for you to enjoy during the holidays in South End. Here are the ads you’ll see running over the new few weeks. Feel free to share, post, tag, email, like, etc! If you have and event you are running in South End…please share. Ted Boyd tboyd@charlottecentercity.org.

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

Food Truck Friday

Going to have a special Food Truck Friday and since we have so much happening we have 2 fliers. One for the Second Harvest Food Bank Drive and one for the entertainment, The London Broil. It’s also Gallery Crawl this Friday so check out the details for this months exhibitions!. See you tomorrow and dress … Continue reading

Fright Night South End

The South End Neighborhood Association is hosting Fright Night South End tonight at Common Market. They will be carving up some pumpkins, enjoying live music and don’t forget your costume. They will have free light appetizers and free beverages while supplies last. Will be Spooktacular!!!

A Great Weekend to Spend in South End

Got weekend plans? The weather is going to be great and in addition to the great shops and restaurants in South End, we have some great events happening all weekend in the neighborhood. FRIDAY First up happens tonight with Food Truck Friday at the corner of Camden and Park Ave. Eight trucks are scheduled to … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday…it’s a Household Name

Here you go…your weekly update for Food Truck Friday. Great Fall weather. Look forward to seeing you!

Visit South End on way to CarolinaFest 2012

CarolinaFest 2012 happens today in Uptown on Tryon Street from 10am to 6pm and will have a great line up of events and music. Chairman of the Board, Jeff Bridges and James Taylor are some of the headline acts for today. You will want to check out the Legacy Village as well. Lot of folks are asking … Continue reading

A Mention in the Washingtonian Magazine

Loving all the exposure Charlotte is getting as a result of DNC 2012!  You may have already seen this piece but it was new to us so wanted to share. Many places are mentioned in the article written by Charlotte Magazine’s editor, Richard Thurmond. South End gets a mention under point number 3 “Charlotte’s two primary … Continue reading

Fun Friday Night in South End

It is going to be a great night in South End with all kinds of events from live music, movies, food trucks and SEC rivalry! The great thing is you can walk to them all so you can party hop. Here is the list so you can start making your plans. SEC Alumni Bash 2012 at … Continue reading

South End highlighted on Charlotte in 2012 Blog

In case you missed the post from the Charlotte in 2012 website about South End…here you go. Nice call out for some of the great places in our neighborhood!. As a reminder, there is a great resource online for those who plan to follow DNC 2012 via Twitter. Exploring Charlotte: Historic South End Posted on … Continue reading

Guess the South End Business Mentioned in Esquire?

One of the great benefits of DNC 2012 coming to Charlotte is the National Media attention. It’s exciting to see our very own Common Market mentioned in this month’s issue of Esquire Magazine. Granted it is a “breviloquent” travel guide to Convention Cities but we couldn’t agree with them more….grabbing a beer at Common Market is well … Continue reading

Outdoor Movie Night Rescheduled

We hated that we had to cancel the Outdoor Movie Night this past Saturday due to rain but we have rescheduled. This time we are going to coincide with Food Truck Friday and host on Friday, August 24th. Food Trucks will start at 5pm like always and run until 9pm and then we’ll start the … Continue reading

Gallery Crawl, “Carolina Stories” Screening and Food Truck Friday

August South End Gallery Crawl “Carolina Stories” Special Screening Food Truck Friday   What:     South End Gallery Crawl Where:   Galleries listed below When:     Friday, August 3, 2012, Gallery Crawl is 6-9 p.m. Kick off August with the South End Gallery Crawl taking place Friday, August 3. Come explore and experience the many galleries South … Continue reading

Turkey And… joining Food Truck Friday tonight

Food Truck Friday is tonight and we are pleased to have a new food truck joining us Turkey And. If you guessed that their menu focuses around turkey then you would be correct. They have a lot of great side dishes and you’ll have to come check them out and experience this new truck. We will … Continue reading

South End Churn Off – Aug 4th

Who doesn’t love ice cream and if you’ve never had homemade ice cream then you are in for a real treat. South End and the Atherton Market are bringing you the first South End Churn Off on Saturday, August 4th at the Atherton Market. Details to compete are below and we will have a few … Continue reading

Charlotte in 2012 to debut “Carolina Stories” this Friday

South End is excited to be the host for Charlotte in 2012 to debut “Carolina Stories” this Friday at Common Market and Food Truck Friday. “Carolina Stories” is a collection of 30 videos from three local production crews that highlights the regions unique attributes. Each video is 2 minutes in length and Friday’s showing will be the first full showing of … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday

It’s Friday so you know what that means….Food Trucks in South End! Come join us for Food Truck Friday. Remember…this event is NOT BYOB but you can purchase beverages from Common Market or Phat Burrito, bring unopened to the lot and enjoy with your dinner. Also, you can park in the lot behind Price’s Chicken … Continue reading

Common Market to be honored at 2012 Vision Awards

The Center City Vision Awards recognizes and celebrates the contributions of individuals, businesses and organizations that have made the Center City a more vibrant urban core. I am very excited to share that this year, Common Market will be honored with a Special Achievement Award for having a major impact on Center City’s (specifically South End’s) on-going transformation. In three … Continue reading

This Weekend: Food Trucks, Farmer’s Market and…

Start your weekend off right tonight with Food Truck Friday….it’s a household name. Your tastebuds will thank you. See the list below for the truck lineup for March 30th! Common Market Patio – it’s a beautiful day and if you don’t get there early…it will be backed. Friday night is Wine Tasting which usually start at 6pm. … Continue reading

New Holland Tapping at Mac’s Speed Shop

Charlotte Craft Beer Week is in full swing and have two great events happening today in South End. Mac’s Speed Shop is tapping two specialty New Holland kegs along with two year-round favorites to celebrate one of Michigan’s best breweries. The event is Noon-10pm so come by for 1/2 priced craft pints and great BBQ. … Continue reading