Katie Levans
Co-Founder and Creative Director

KiKi, a restaurant and cocktail lounge from the team behind Soul, opens November 25 in Plaza Midwood

KiKi, a new restaurant and cocktail lounge from the owners of Soul Gastrolounge, will open at 5 p.m. on Monday, November 25 in the heart of Plaza Midwood....

What to expect at Charlotte Christmas Village, open through December 24 in Uptown

Charlotte Christmas Village, a German-inspired holiday market, is back for its fourth season. Find it at 408 N. Tryon St. in the surface lot across from...

The People’s Market opening a second location in historic firehouse Uptown

Ahead of its two-year anniversary in Dilworth this week, The People’s Market has announced plans for a second location in Uptown. The coffee shop, food...

Volo, a new Italian restaurant in the old Lumiere space, will open Monday, November 18

Volo, a new upscale Italian restaurant, will open on Monday, November 18 in Myers Park. The restaurant takes the space formerly occupied by Lumiere, a popular...

Depression is like drowning on dry land and I’ve been going under undetected for years

Content warning: This piece discusses depression and suicidal ideation. They say drowning doesn’t look the way we might expect. There’s no flailing or...

Link & Pin targeting Nov. 18 opening in South End — features cocktail cart and mimosa trays

Link & Pin, the newest restaurant and cocktail bar from Rob Duckworth, is targeting a Nov. 18 opening in South End. The 6,500-square-foot restaurant is...

Barry’s Bootcamp now open at Atherton

Barry’s Bootcamp opened its first North Carolina location last week in South End’s newly revamped Atherton development. The LA-based boutique...

48-hour guide: How to spend a weekend in Charlotte with Black Wednesday owner Corri Smith

This story is proudly presented by Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority – our partner in exploring the Queen City.  When you’re hosting out-of-town...

Top 20 Halloween parties in Charlotte

Halloween falls on a Thursday this year which means the parties span two weekends. Hope you’ve got your costume ready. Here’s where to get weird....

8 fall fashion trends priced $39.99 to $3,640 — and where to find them now at Charlotte boutiques

We’re back at it again. And this time we get to put on chunky sweaters and elastic waist pants and other cozy things that can sometimes be slept in....

Resident Culture’s new pop-up beer garden now open in Uptown

Resident Culture has partnered with Center City Partners to open a pop-up beer garden in Uptown. Date and time: The experience, called Victoria Yards, kicks...

Three-story Charlotte Beer Garden with 375+ taps and rooftop bar coming soon to South End

Construction is well underway on Charlotte Beer Garden, a sprawling three-story bar with plans for enough taps to chase Guinness World Records. The South End...