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Speedway Christmas at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Saturday, November 21st through Wednesday, December 30th. 3,000,000 lights to drive through. Christmas village, petting zoo, horse drawn wagon rides, Santa and much much more.

Southern Christmas Show

The largest holiday show in the country, featuring regional crafts, wineries, entertainment, and over 400 merchants. The event takes place from November 11th to 22nd at The Park Expo and Conference Center in Charlotte, NC.

Classroom Central

Classroom Central gives students who need them, the school supplies to help them succeed in school

Educate Your Palate

Classroom Central's popular fundraising event returns. The Educate Your Palate fundraising event on Thursday, November 12th at Discovery Place will pair professional chefs with aspiring young cooks as part of the entertainment. Thursday, November 12th 6pm until 9:30pm Discovery Place

Studio C Warehouse Sale

Studio C Warehouse Sample Sale Friday, November 13th - 9am until 5pm Saturday, November 14th - 8am until 3pm 3552 Westinghouse Blvd, Charlotte, N.C.

Charlotte Concert Band 50th Anniversary Concert

"Transcendent Journey" Saturday, November 14th at 7pm Dana Auditorium at Queens University - Admission is Free

La'Darius Wylie Go Fund Me Page


North Carolina Sex Offender Registry

Find sex offenders near your home, click here.

Get Ready with Words

Get Ready With Words is funded by a grant from PNC as part of PNC`s Grow Up Great program, which helps children from birth to age 5 prepare for school. It is a collaboration between Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, Discovery Place, and Community School of the Arts.

North Carolina Releases List Of Low Performing Schools In 2014-2015

37 CMS schools have made the latest list for those with low achievement growth during the 2014-2015 school year. We have the full list for you right here.

Morris Costumes

Providing costumes for Halloween haunting since 1965.

John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus is a non-profit 501(c)(3) state-of-the-art mobile audio and HD video recording and production facility dedicated to providing young people with tours of the studios and participation in free songwriting and multimedia production workshops.

South End Wine Festival

Come Experience Charlotte's 1st South End Wine Festival @ 308 W. Carson Blvd At The Corner Of Mint St. to support Classroom Central. Saturday, October 17th 1pm until 6pm.

Hands on Charlotte Playground Build

This year’s 13th Annual Charlotte Playground Build is presented by Hands On Charlotte and the Business Volunteer Council. Those who’ve taken part in our projects have greatly enriched the lives of young children who otherwise might never have the chance to play to their heart’s content within a safe environment.

Hands on Charlotte

Hands On Charlotte is a nonprofit volunteer service organization. We promote volunteerism and direct community service to meet Charlotte's most critical needs. Our mission is to strengthen our community and enrich lives by mobilizing a diverse corps of citizens in direct, volunteer service.

Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Schedule and ticket information for this week's Bank of America 500.

The Great Pumpkin Fest at Carowinds

Family friendly Halloween fun for the little ones. Open during the weekend day hours.

Scarowinds Halloween Haunt

It's that time of the year when Carowinds becomes Scarowinds and all the ghost and ghouls come out to play.

Disney on Ice '100 Years of Magic'

September 30th through October 4th Time Warner Cable Arena

Female First Responders Open House

CMPD's Recruiting Division is hosting a FREE open house for women interested in a career with various first responder agencies. Saturday, October 3, 2015 10am - 2pm Charlotte Police & Fire Training Academy 1770 Shopton Road, Charlotte, N.C. 28217 Charlotte Police and Fire, Medic, Highway Patrol, Mecklenburg Sheriff's Dept and military branches will all be available to answer questions.

Pink Pint Night

Pink Pint Night 2015 - Presented by Charlotte Radiology and NoDa Brewing Company. Thursday, October 1st at NoDa Brewing 2921 N. Tryon St. Admission is Free!

Fall AutoFair - Sept 24th through 27th at the Charlotte Motor Speedway

The world’s largest automotive extravaganza returns to Charlotte Motor Speedway Thursday, Sept 24th through Sunday, Sept 27th. The Fall AutoFair brings together thousands of vendors, a gigantic car corral, car clubs, classics, hot rods, exotics, manufacturer’s midway, Kids’ Play Zone, NASCAR Hall of Fame race cars, a Jeff Gordon tribute display, Broncos, Ferraris, amazing fair food plus lawn mower and terracross racing. It’s the ultimate in fall, family fun! Kids 13 and under get in free, and adult tickets are just $11 (including tax) per day at the gates.

F.F. Steven Coakley Foundation

The charter of the foundation is to provide educational scholarships, donate funds and/or equipment to local emergency services to increase the safety of the public and first responders, and hold an annual memorial weekend to honor Firefighter Steven Coakley, FDNY Engine 217 & those lost on 9/11.

Charlotte Fire Fighters Charities

Find out more about Charlotte Fire Fighters Charities and the 9-11 Memorial Stair Climb.

PurpleStride Charlotte

The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network is blazing new trails in the fight against pancreatic cancer. Join us for PurpleStride Charlotte 2015 presented by Carolina Digestive Health Associates, PA and together we will continue to rewrite the book on how to fight this deadly disease.

Pressly Animal Hospital

1314 Chestnut Lane - Charlotte, N.C. Opened Monday through Saturday

Sleepy Poet Antique Mall

Over 250 vendors in 55,000 square feet - everything from antique furniture, clothing and collectables. Open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.