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Charlotte. We are passionate people from all walks of life whose differences make this city stronger. The senseless death of George Floyd calls for us to commit openly and earnestly to promoting equality, inclusion and compassion. This is a defining moment. We need to redefine what it means to...
With new mural, mayoral proclamation and purple skyline, the CRVA honors the local Charlotteans who make up the hospitality industry and shares hope  in the face of the coronavirus pandemic with this year’s theme: the Spirit of Travel CHARLOTTE, NC – (May 7, 2020) – As National Travel and...
CHARLOTTE, NC – (March 20, 2020) – As the first week of social distancing comes to a close, the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority (CRVA) has launched Pitch In. Take Out. on The up-to-date, searchable database, which lists the Queen City establishments offering various...
We respect and understand the Governor’s guidance as a best practice effort to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in the state, and have begun taking steps to implement the recommendation. We remain committed to doing what we can to provide for the wellbeing of our residents and visitors. Undoubtedly...
Destination branding has long been one of the CRVA’s top priorities, which has proven to be a sound investment and contributor to visitor spending that is reinvested into the city and enhances quality of life. The evolution to the ‘Charlotte’ place brand seeks to create a sense of pride among all of the audiences our city is looking to connect with, not just visitors alone. These include residents, businesses, talent prospects and more.

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Charlotte NC Tours

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