Healthy Holidays

It’s official! We’re in the thick of it–the holiday season that is, and with it comes an overabundance of food and the hope for the gift of willpower. We find ourselves in food situations unlike the rest of the year–potlucks, special events, cookie swaps and more. While getting together with friends and family are some of the joys of the season, the food…

Make Your Dreams a Reality

With over 30 years of experience, Fireplace & Granite Distributors has installed all types of fireplaces, granite fireplace surrounds and granite countertops for home builders and homeowners in the Charlotte, NC, and Columbia, SC, area. They set themselves apart from the pack by being family-owned and operated for over 22 years. They are also a one-stop home improvement shop and showroom that offers everything you could possibly need…

Lifestyle Letter

As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. And time sure has flown by this year as we can’t believe we’ve put together the final issue of South Charlotte Lifestyle in 2018! It seems like just yesterday we were sitting down to write our January letter to all of you—talking about resolutions and … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Speedway Christmas Open now until December 31, 2018 (with the exception of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day) is the ninth annual Speedway Christmas at the Charlotte Motor Speedway. The holiday event has more than three million lights, an infield Christmas Village, drive-in movies on the gigantic Speedway TV and the once-in-a-lifetime chance to drive along the race track.  Kannapolis … Continued

Hammers & Ales 2018

The Charlotte Community ToolBank held its 6th annual Hammers & Ales fundraiser on September 8, at C3 Lab in South End. Attendees enjoyed music from Coconut Grove Band, food from Noble Smoke and beer tastings provided by Kit's Trackside Crafts and Tryon Distributing. All proceeds from the event benefitted the Charlotte Community ToolBank. 

Grand Opening Saladbration at Verde

Dozens gathered to enjoy $5 Signature Creation Bowls + Wraps and free samples at Verde's Grand Opening Saladbration on September 26. Guests were given scratch off cards with prizes such as free Verde for a year, a discount off their next salad, free seasonal toppings and more. 

30th Annual Great Gatsby Gala

The 30th Annual Great Gatsby Gala brought in more than $200,000 for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. In late August, guests danced the night away at the Hilton Charlotte Center City in their finest Roaring 20s attire to help raise awareness and funds for research, resources and services for people living with MS. Photography provided by Brad … Continued

Patriots Path Art Gala Fundraiser for Veterans

On September 7, Patriots Path hosted Drinks & Drawings, an event to benefit veterans who are navigating their transitions from military to civilian careers. Local artist and veteran, Sean Johnson, and his wife welcomed over 80 guests to their lovely Plaza Midwood home and gallery. Sean’s service-inspired art was featured in silent and live auctions.

Fit For A Queen

511 Queens Apartments are located in beautiful Myers Park, a premier, historic Charlotte neighborhood, minutes from downtown. 511 Queens offers residents the best of both worlds with its relaxed, picturesque setting in a quiet, suburban neighborhood within walking distance of Charlotte’s finest cultural, culinary and entertainment destinations.

Dreaming of the Aloha Spirit

As the cold weather temperatures descend in Charlotte, many of us find ourselves dreaming of sunny locales. And, arguably, there is no better warm weather destination to ponder than Hawaii. These gorgeous islands of the 50th state are truly the stuff of vacation dreams.