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Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles among recipients honored for outstanding contributions to hospitality and tourism industry CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Jan. 22, 2020) – The Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority (CRVA) announced the winners of the 14th Annual Partners in Tourism Awards sponsored by Carowinds...
Groundbreaking ceremony held in collaboration with the City of Charlotte to kick off the $126.9 million project CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 4, 2019) – Today the City of Charlotte, the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority (CRVA), hospitality leaders and members of the community officially kicked off...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Nov. 19, 2019) – The Big South Conference Council of Chief Executive Officers has awarded the 2021-23 Big South Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships to Charlotte, North Carolina, bringing the tournaments to historic Bojangles’ Coliseum, conference officials announced today at...
The economic impact of tourism in Charlotte region increased 5.6 percent in 2018 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Sept. 5, 2019) – Visitor spending hit record highs again in Mecklenburg County and the Charlotte region in 2018, continuing to surpass all other tourism-centric destinations in the...
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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