Did you know a mere 18 miles from Center City Charlotte is 2,100 acres of nature with a lake, forests, streams, trails and wide-open spaces with an almost endless list of activities? The Anne Springs Close Greenway in York County is the perfect day trip to get away from it all and try something new! This lush oasis opened in 1995 and boasts 36 miles of walking and biking trails, [...]
Charlotte Weekend Fun: Looking for some fun activities around Charlotte this weekend? Charlotte offers it all, from bonafide Louisiana crawfish boil, outdoor fun in the water, or some sophisticated live jazz music. Have a great weekend, and be sure to ask us for more Savvy Charlotte recommendations! Springfest at Olde Meck Brewery - April 23 & 24 Located in the popular and ever-growing Lower Southend neighborhood, don't miss out on [...]
Ballantyne Rocks! Wednesday night in Ballantyne Village was abuzz. People flocked to the trendy shopping and entertainment center to kickstart the Ballantyne Rocks music series. This year, every Wednesday from April 20th to June 1st will feature free live music from a variety of acts. Last night included an incredible brass and horn group from Atlanta, GA, The Voltage Brothers, that played everything from Earth, Wind, and Fire to David [...]
Charlotte Brewery Activities If one thing about the Queen City are true, it’s that Charlotteans love their active lifestyle as much as their craft breweries. Well, fortunately for us, our favorite places to grab a pint also offer weekly fun and healthy activities. Work up a sweat and then relax with a nice cold draft. Don't miss out on these Savvy 7 Brewery Activities! Sunday - Lenny Boy Where: Located [...]
Charlotte Knights 2016 Events The Street.com recently placed Charlotte on it’s Top Ten list of Minor League Baseball Cities in America. It noted our fans showed up in numbers of 9,400+ per game in 2015. Charlotteans certainly love our new Uptown venue - BB&T Ballpark. With its central location in the heart of Third Ward, walking distance to the Lightrail, Romare Bearden Park, and plenty of social activities, there is no [...]
Another Savvy Saturday at the Ballantyne Village Eggstravaganza! Families and friends flocked to Ballantyne Village this past Saturday to partake in the ever-popular Eggstravaganza. This annual tradition is fun for all ages, and Savvy Agents Victor Ahdieh, Beverley Fasth, Eileen Nelis, Lisa Pricher, Stephanie Therrell, and Susan Wright were all present to help partake in the festivities! Over 1000+ people hopped over to the Ballantyne Village to check out the [...]
What's new in the Ballantyne Village? The popular shopping center in the heart of Ballantyne is evolving once again. New shops and restaurants are moving in as eager visitors enjoy the extra amenities. New Restaurants include the delicious and authentic Gusto - specializing in Homemade Pasta and Tapas. Don’t forget to try the sangria! And coming soon is Blackfinn, an upscale American style pub. Craving some new shopping destinations? Wait [...]
If you want to talk shop with other passionate cyclists, stop by these bike shops around town, and you’ll learn all about riding in Charlotte. So check out these Savvy 7 - Charlotte Bicycle Shops.
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