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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 28, 2016) – The Charlotte area is home to more than two dozen craft breweries, and 15-plus more are in planning. These brew hubs are certainly known for their beloved signature suds, but they’re serving up much more for guests to enjoy. Here are 16 ways to get your fill...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 21, 2016) – With the opening of The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery in 2009, Charlotte began to carve out a craft beer identity. Seven years later, 28 breweries have joined the Charlotte region’s hopping homegrown scene and more than 15 more are in the works. But with...
by Erik Spanberg The new tradition for summer in Charlotte? International soccer matches. For the third year in a row, Bank of America Stadium will be one of the sites for the International Champions Cup, featuring a match-up between FC Bayern Munich and F.C. Internazionale Milano on July 30....
What is the Always Welcome campaign? The Always Welcome campaign has a unifying theme that is intended to showcase the diversity and inclusiveness of our community. This adaptable message removes the current political atmosphere in North Carolina from the conversation and has straightforward...
Promoting the destination as an attractive place to live, work, play and visit is a proven economic generator that pays dividends in attracting people to come here. The destination brand, 'Charlotte’s got a lot,' helps us do that and is a powerful vehicle that creates valuable awareness and drives visitor spending.

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Mark Anthony McGruder
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