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The city’s minor league hockey team, The Charlotte Checkers, kicked off their second season at the newly renovated and modernized Bojangles’ Coliseum on Oct. 28, 2016. Crews spent the summer wrapping up Phase 2 of a $16 million capital improvement plan to the 60-year-old facility before the team’s...
Exhibit Chronicling Stewart’s Career Runs Oct. 8 – Feb. 24, 2017 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 12, 2016) – In celebration of the end of an era as NASCAR driver Tony Stewart concludes his momentous career this season, the NASCAR Hall of Fame has launched a limited-time special exhibit, “Smoke: A Tribute to...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2016) – The economic impact of tourism grew by 3 percent in 2015, with visitors infusing $5 billion in domestic spending into Mecklenburg County. Mecklenburg County represents nearly 23 percent of all travel expenditures in the state and is the number...
CRVA Board of Directors Strategic Planning Committee Wednesday, August 3, 20169:00amCharlotte Convention Center 501 S. College StreetCRVA Third Floor Conference Room CRVA Board of Directors Meeting Wednesday, August 10, 20168:00amCharlotte Convention Center 501 S. College StreetCharlotte Convention...
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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Jan Morris
Marketing Project Manager

Faces of Tourism

Jamie Brown and Jeff Tonidandel
Crepe Cellar, Growlers Pourhouse and Haberdish

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