CIAA Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) will host its Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament from February 25 until March 2, 2019, at the Spectrum Center in downtown Charlotte. The week of events will include 22 basketball games, Fan Fest, Super Saturday, educational programming, community engagement events, concerts and more! To purchase your tickets and learn more visit

Publix Coming to SouthPark

At the end of 2018, Publix signed a lease for a new store in SouthPark. The store will be located within SouthPark’s future shopping center, The Colony, and is set to be 68,000 square feet, according to The Charlotte Observer. Construction of the new Publix and The Colony is set to begin sometime in 2019. In addition to the new Publix, The Colony will have a boutique hotel, apartments, restaurant and retail businesses as well as over 200,000 square feet of office space. 

NC Yoga Bar at the Mint

Come out and enjoy a spectacular evening of yoga every Wednesday at the Mint Museum beginning at 5:30 p.m. There are two classes; the first is from 5:30-6:30 p.m. and the second is from 6:45-7:45 p.m. Yoga is free for all Mint Museum members or a yoga class passport can be purchased at The NC Yoga Bar is Charlotte’s only pop-up yoga studio. They seek to challenge the traditional yoga studio environment by bringing yoga to local breweries, restaurants, museums, parks and other Charlotte hot spots. Visit their website to view other locations where their yoga is offered. To become a member of the Mint Museum, visit