Brenda Matthews 10am-3pm


(Courtesy of Kristina Anthony at the Hickory Museum of Art)

Whoo Hoo! The Lake Norman Folk Art Fest Is Saturday!

Funky art, family fun, and a beautiful weekend combined into a great day right on Lake Norman!

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Charlotte's Sister City Limoges, France hosts the Tour De France.  (Photo: Doug Pensinger/ALLSPORT

What In The Heck Is A ‘Sister-City’ Anyway?

Chicago boasts 28…LA? 25. Charlotte? Soon to be 8!


(Courtesy of Natalie Jackson/Town of Waxhaw)

Get Your ‘Fright’ On With ‘First Frightday’ in Waxhaw!

Pumpkin bowling anyone? Haunted carriage rides? Waxhaw has the spooky fun, this Friday!


(Photo courtesy of Susan Shaw)

DIY Friday: Make A Garden Dragonfly With Fan Blades!

Upcycle your old ceiling fan blades with this one !


(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Life Hacks To Simplify Your World!

Did you know that if you chew gum while cutting onions, you won’t get teary? Use dental floss to cut cakes? Use bread tabs to organize your power cords….


(Courtesy of Charlotte Area Farm tours)

Find Out Where Your Food Comes From This Weekend!

Your food doesn’t just grow in the grocery store! Learn about family farms, and bring the kids for some outdoor fun!


(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Enjoy The Friendship Garden Party – And – Help Others!

Enjoy a great meal with fresh, locally-grown food, and help feed others!


(Courtesy of Mount Holly Arts and Music Fest.)

It’s Art and Music In Mount Holly This Weekend:

Live music from some of the area’s finest bands, art, kids’ fun, and a celebration of Fall in Mount Holly this weekend!



DIY Friday: Giving Plain-Jane IKEA Furniture A Twist!

Change your simple IKEA dresser into something showstopping – it’s easier than you think!


(Courtesy of Festival In the Park)

Celebrate ‘Festival In The Park’ This Weekend!

Looking for a way to entertain the whole family all weekend long? Head to Freedom Park!



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