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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

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

$15,000 Purse for this years Carolina’s Got Art! Exhibition

I am excited to share with you that Carolina’s Got Art! Exhibition is returning in 2013 with a huge $15,000 purse!. This art exhibition and sale is a tremendous opportunity to showcase the incredible art work from both North and South Carolina. For all the details you can visit their website but I have listed details below … Continue reading

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

Atherton Market Update

The following is reposted from the market manager of the Atherton Market. Lots of great events coming up so make certain you don’t miss out! What’s Happening this Week at the Atherton Market? The next big event you should know about is the Lucky Fish Oyster Roast and Low Country Boil on Friday, November 2nd.  … Continue reading

Battle of the Brews this Thursday

Fun event coming up next Thursday at All American Pub in South End benefiting The 704 Project & Charlotte Public Tree Fund. To register go to here. Details below from the organizers about the event and causes. Battle of the Brews Event Details: 1. Come drink craft brews from Charlotte’s local breweries. You vote on your … Continue reading

Art Exhibition at AKA Creative Tonight

Last December I attended one of the most interesting art shows in a cool, out of the way location called AKA Creative. Located on Remount Rd, near S Tryon Street, this show was unlike anything I had experienced in Charlotte. To see that post visit Culture Initiative 3 Year Celebration Show. Tonight, AKA Creative is … Continue reading

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 and Outdoor Movie Night

Come join us this Friday for dinner and a movie. Weather should be great! Bring your chairs and blankets and plan to enjoy the evening.

A Look Inside Triple C Brewing

Opening day for Triple C Brewing is close. They have passed all inspections, have their TO and just waiting for ABC permit before they announce an opening date. I stopped in this week to get a look at the brewery and it looks great! I think folks will be spending a lot of time here. When I arrived … 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

Gallery Crawl, Carolina Stories 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

Bike Share goes LIVE on Wednesday

Excited for Charlotte B-cycle to launch all 20 stations this Wednesday. There are 2 bike share stations in South End. The one pictured above at the Bland St station and one at East West Station! See the release below for more details. Charlotte B-cycle made possible by BlueCross and BlueShield of North Carolina Go Live … Continue reading

Saturday at Atherton Market: Homemade Ice Cream

So many great reasons to make a trip to Atherton Market a part of your Saturday morning….great produce and proteins, fresh breads and baked goods, and today starting around 11am we will be churning some homemade ice cream in preparation for the South End Churn Off next Saturday, Aug 4th. We’ll be giving away free … Continue reading

Atherton Market Update

The following is the weekly newsletter from Lynn Caldwell, Manager of the Atherton Market. It’s an incredible feature to have a year round, in-door market in South End, and I appreciate all the hard work from Lynn and the vendors to make this happen! To subscribe to the Atherton Market Newsletter click here. Check out … 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

July 4th Festivities

July 4th falls on Wednesday this year and if you are new to Charlotte or just looking for new ideas on places to celebrate and watch the fireworks then here are a few recommendations. One of the beauties of South End is if you can get to a roof top pool or deck, then you will have a great view … Continue reading

Start your Saturday at Atherton Market

The following is the weekly newsletter from Lynn Caldwell, Manager of the Atherton Market. It’s an incredible feature to have a year round, in-door market in South End that now takes EBT. I appreciate all the hard work from Lynn and the vendors to make this happen! To subscribe to the Atherton Market Newsletter click here. … Continue reading

Food Truck Friday Tonight!

Below is the lineup for #FoodTruckFriday tonight. You’ve probably heard the forecast calling for record heat so please take precautions to be safe. We are going to move the tables towards the back of the lot near the trees and more grass to capture the shade. Stay hydrated and come enjoy your favorite food truck … Continue reading

New Businesses bring Style and Flavor to South End

The last couple of months have brought some new businesses to South End, bringing with them a little style and a little flavor. Two of these are Savory Spice Shop and The Benjamin Bear. Savory Spice Shop opened on Small Business Saturday but didn’t have their official Grand Opening until a couple weeks ago. I … Continue reading

Exploring South End by Foot

South End is a very walkable neighborhood and this past Saturday I was able to participate in my first ever South End Walking Tour. Josie Mazzaferro with Allen Tate contacted me a few weeks back to share how she put together a walking tour of Dilworth and was received so well that she wanted to … Continue reading