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“The CRVA is saddened that Charlotte will no longer have the opportunity to host the 2017 NBA All-Star Game. We hope to be able to work with the NBA in the future to show them the inclusive and welcoming spirit our community prides itself on as well as the strong event management expertise our team...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 25, 2016) — NASCAR announced today the inductees who will comprise the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2017. The five-person group – the eighth since the inception of the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2010 – consists of Richard Childress, Rick Hendrick, Mark Martin,...
 NASCAR Hall of Fame Celebrates Race Week in  Charlotte with Full-Throttle Fun for Fans Special hours, Member Appreciation Month, Class of 2017 announcement and more CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 17, 2016) – Surrounding the 10 days of NASCAR Thunder at Charlotte Motor Speedway and the Circle K...
30 graduations for high schools and colleges set for Bojangles’ Coliseum and Ovens Auditorium in May, June, July, October and December   CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 11, 2016) – Two iconic Charlotte venues will welcome more than 100,000 guests over the next few months but not for the typical rock...
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
Operations Manager
NASCAR Hall of Fame

Faces of Tourism

Justin and Sarah Brigham
Sycamore Brewing

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