Matthews Community Farmers Market

Matthews Community Farmers Market is run by farmers for farmers. The guiding mission for the organization has always emphasized support for local agriculture and the revitalization of the city’s downtown area. With these twin goals firmly in focus since its inception in 1991, the Matthews Community Farmers Market has fulfilled the important role of providing Matthews and the surrounding area with…

Building Better

Chelsea Building Group, a residential builder headquartered in Matthews, was founded on a simple yet very radical idea: to build better homes.

The Unspoken Fear of Remodeling

The greatest fear for anyone embarking on a major kitchen remodel is that after all the effort, decisions and careful planning, it won’t be what they had hoped for. Old-fashioned conceptual drawings and two-dimensional floor plan designs simply don’t allow them to “feel” what their new space will be like. Chris Ely has changed that paradigm. His designs are three-dimensional…

Going Green

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of nature springing to life after a long winter’s nap. Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming and children are playing outside as the weather gets warmer and the days grow longer. This month at South Charlotte Lifestyle, we bring you our Eco issue in honor of Earth Day on … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

Justin Timberlake Makes an Impact on Charlotte Family Justin Timberlake did a lot more in Charlotte than just perform his Man of the Woods Tour 2019 at Spectrum Center. He made a big impact on one family’s lives. Rebecca and Michael Holt lost their 5-year-old son, Charlie, in a bizarre accident at a rotating restaurant in an Atlanta … Continued

Eco-Friendly Travel

Going green and going on vacation may seem like two incompatible concepts. Let's face it, most travel leaves a pretty big carbon footprint: planes, trains and automobiles spew carbon emissions, hotels use tons of water and travelers tend to favor the plastic water bottle. But if you are concerned about the environment and want to do your part for the planet, there…

Sixth Annual Wells Fargo Kick-Off Dinner Featuring Tempos Vega Sicilia

The Wells Fargo Kick-Off Dinner was Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend's opening event for its 31st year of fundraising. This year’s gala, once again held on the 41st floor of the One Wells Fargo building in Uptown, featured special guest Pablo Álvarez, owner and CEO of Tempos Vega Sicilia, Spain’s pre-eminent and most iconic winery. The event raised $110,000 for local kids … Continued

South Charlotte Lifestyle’s Readers’ Choice Awards Event

South Charlotte Lifestyle magazine's 2019 Readers' Choice Awards Event was held at Mercedes-Benz of South Charlotte on Feb. 7. Readers' Choice Award winners were invited to meet and greet with each other, as well as the magazine staff. South Charlotte Lifestyle would like to thank the community for another successful Readers' Choice and Blackfinn Ameripub Ballantyne for providing food and drinks. Photography courtesy … Continued

Volvo XC90 T8 eAWD Plug-In Hybrid SUV

It's time for an upgrade–an upgrade to one of the most technologically advanced, eco-conscious and luxury vehicles on the market. It's time you don't have to give up style and class for eco-friendly features. It's time to start looking at the Volvo XC90 T8 eAWD Plug-In Hybrid SUV. 

Bistro La Bon

With its second location opening in the Charlotte area, Bistro La Bon has become a true staple for brunch and small plates in the Queen City. This award-winning restaurant serves locally sourced dishes while providing a peaceful ambiance that is unmatched in the Cotswold and Plaza Midwood areas. With a mix of international dishes among its cozy atmosphere, you will really feel at home…