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Charlotte Nature Museum

Charlotte Nature Museum, adjacent to Freedom Park and located in one of the community’s finest residential areas. Charlotte Nature Museum visitors may walk among free-flying butterflies, observe live animals, buzz around with insects or hang out in the natural world. Daily programming including puppet shows and hands-on activities provide the opportunity for structured learning and informal play for the young and old alike.

NoDa Brewing Company

Learn more about NoDa Brewing Company as seen on Wilson's World.

The Anne Springs Close Greenway

Learn more about The Anne Springs Close Greenway as seen on Wilson's World

145th Airlift Wing, North Carolina Air National Guard

The heritage of the North Carolina Air National Guard is filled with milestones and accomplishments. It is the people that have made this unit so special.

Taste of the Nation

This is a don't want to miss event featuring tastings from the area's top chefs, restaurants and culinary schools all to raise funds to end childhood hunger in America and in Charlotte.

Brillian Sky Toys & Books

Step into Brilliant Sky Toys & Books and discover something different.


From April 11th until April 20th enjoy Spring Break at Carowinds. The theme park is then open weekends until May 23rd and then open for the season 7 days a week.

Fit Family Challenge

Sign up for the Fit Family Challenge

Sign up today for free for the Fit Family Challenge to help get your family working towards leading a healthy lifestyle. The Fit Family Challenge is a healthy lifestyle program for Charlotte-area families. The challenge runs from April 15-June 9, 2014, so be sure to sign up today.

Register for the Girl Talk Foundation Prom Project

Prom Project is an effort to collect and distribute donated formal wear so that High School girls have the opportunity to feel beautiful for their prom or social. Girls get to choose a prom dress, shoes and accessories from a make-shift boutique free of charge.

Charlotte Knights Baseball

It's only a few days until the Charlotte Knights hit the field at the new BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte for their opening home game! Save the date - Friday, April 11th at 7:05pm!

Bethlehem Center of Charlotte

Bethlehem Center of Charlotte is a non-profit organization providing educational opportunities and outreach initiatives to children, families and seniors in need to improve the quality of their lives.

Reed Gold Mine

Open year round Tuesday through Sunday. Panning April 1st to October 31st.

Cops 4 the Cure and the Pink Lady Fire Truck Pull

Pink Lady Fire Truck Pull Sunday, April 6th, 11am until 5pm 900 Block of Hamilton Street (NC Music Factory Area) Join in the fun by putting together a team to pull the biggest, pinkest thing we could find - the Charlotte Fire Department's Pink Lady Fire Truck!

Celebrate the Epicentre's 6th Birthday

Join us Uptown to celebrate the Epicentre's 6th Birthday! Music, strolling entertainment, free vouchers and more. Free concert from 8-11 with rocker Bret Michaels. - Friday, March 28th from 5pm until 11pm.

Cabarrus Rowan Community Health Centers Healthcare Sign Up

Cabarrus Rowan Community Health Center is helping people sign up for Obamacare. The deadline to sign up is Monday.

Allure of Flowers Exhibit - Mint Museum Uptown - Charlotte

Mint Museum UPTOWN Mar 01-Aug 10 / Allure of Flowers presents a survey of outstanding works from the mid-nineteenth century to today that collectively illustrate the evolution of floral ornament in modern and contemporary applied art.

Women of Vision: National Georgraphic Photographers on Assignment - Mint Museum Uptown

Mint Museum UPTOWN Mar 29-Jul 20 / The 11 photographers featured in this exhibition are inspiring trailblazers and storytellers. The 100 photographs capture compelling stories of our planet and its people. Presented by PNC Financial Services.

Humane Society of Charlotte

The Humane Society of Charlotte is working with you to create a world where there are no more homeless and unwanted animals.

Promising Pages

Promising Pages is a Charlotte, NC based non-profit that takes books other children have outgrown and gives them new life.

Childress Klein YMCA

301 S. College Street One Wells Fargo Center, Suite 200 Charlotte, NC 28202 (704) 716-6400 Fax:(704) 716-6401

The Heartest Yard

Together with Levine Children's Hospital at Carolinas Medical Center they made it happen. The HEARTest Yard initiative is a family service program administered in conjunction with Levine Children's Hospital located in Charlotte, NC. This cutting-edge program will provide families of babies affected by congenital heart disease with a multitude of services including in-home, private nursing care, physical therapy and speech therapy among other benefits.

Ri Ra Irish Pub

Located at 208 North Tryon Street in Charlotte. The real flavor of Ireland in Charlotte.

18th Annual Charlotte St. Patricks Day Parade & Charlotte Goes Green Festival

The 18th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Charlotte Goes Green Festival, which will take place on Saturday, March 15, 2014. The parade will step off at 11:00 A.M. at Tryon and 9th street in uptown Charlotte. It then marches south to 3rd Street where it takes a left and marches down 3rd St. to Caldwell. The Festival is located on S. Tryon St. between 3rd St. & Stonewall St.The festival hours are 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM and features Irish music, Irish dancers, bagpipers, Irish/Celtic and other vendors, a large children’s amusement area and plenty of food & beverages. All events are free to attend.

Nana's Soul Food Kitchen

Nana's Soul Food Kitchen is opening a second location in Indian Trail.

OrthoCarolina Research

OrthoCarolina Research Institute specializes in hip/knee, foot/ankle, spine, sports, hand and pediatric orthopaedic research.

'Cottonfields to Skyscrapers' at the Levine Museum of the New South

Featuring more than 1000 artifacts, images, video clips, music, and oral histories, resulting in the nation's most comprehensive interpretation of post-Civil War Southern history.

March is American Red Cross Month in North Carolina

The State of North Carolina dedicates the month of March to all those who support the American Red Cross mission to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies; our communities depends on the American Red Cross, which relies on donations of time, money and blood to fulfill its humanitarian mission.

IHOP National Pancake Day

On March 4, 2014, guests from around the country will once again celebrate National Pancake Day at IHOP restaurants and enjoy a free short stack of Buttermilk pancakes*. In return for the free pancakes, guests will be asked to consider leaving a donation for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals© ** or other designated local charities.

ACEing Autism

ACEing Autism's mission is to make the sport of tennis available to children with autism and to use tennis as a means to enhance health and fitness, hand-eye coordination and motor development and improve the social skills for children with autism.

Sea Life Charlotte-Concord Aquarium

SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord transports visitors into the amazing underwater world. Prepare for astonishingly close views of everything from humble starfish to graceful rays and tropical sharks.