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  • turnkey leg
    Last chance to get a turkey leg before Thanksgiving at the Renaissance Festival!
    Don’t miss your last chance to chomp a turkey leg before Turkey Day! The 21st annual Carolina Renaissance Festival season ends at dusk this Sunday providing just two more days to enjoy the region’s great fall revel. The wildly popular...
  • Q Tavern opens at Fairfield Inn and Suites Charlotte Uptown
    Q Tavern opens at Fairfield Inn and Suites Charlotte Uptown
    Charlotte’s Uptown Fairfield Inn & Suites, located in the former Crowne Plaza building, debuted its new restaurant, Q Tavern, with a sizzling send-off on Nov. 6, 2014. Guests were invited to enjoy a wide range of entertainment, food and...
  • Now is an excellent time to start or feed your compost pile
    Now is an excellent time to start or feed your compost pile
    Autumn has arrived in Charlotte with plenty of wind and rain, and leaves have been turning and dropping all over the city. The leaves made a lovely show of color a few weeks ago, and now they can be used to make excellent compost.Compost piles are...
  • Wing Haven
    Wing Haven: Charlotte's hidden gardens
    Ridgewood Avenue in Charlotte, N.C., home to Wing Haven, is one of the most famous addresses in Southern horticultural history and long a notable destination for garden aficionados.The two gardens that comprise Wing Haven are rather modest in size...
  • WWE photo: Ric Flair claims daughter Charlotte has already surpassed him in talent
    WWE news: Ric Flair claims daughter Charlotte has surpassed him in talent
    Many wrestling fans consider “Nature Boy” Ric Flair the greatest professional wrestler of all time. However, PWS reported on Tuesday that Flair said in an interview that his daughter Charlotte has already surpassed him as a wrestler....
  • WWE photo: ‘Total Divas’ adds Paige and Alicia Fox to cast
    WWE news: ‘Total Divas’ adds Paige and Alicia Fox to cast
    For the first seasons of “Total Divas,” the WWE has played a storyline where AJ Lee had feuded with the cast members because she is a professional wrestler and they are “reality stars.” That will cause a change to the Divas...
  • The Chuckleheads
    The Chuckleheads celebrate 7 years of improv
    The Chuckleheads , a Charlotte-based improvisational theatre troupe, will celebrate their seventh birthday with the “Happy Birthday to us Seven Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza starring the Chuckleheads: We’re Itchy”,...
  • WWE rumors: Ric Flair daughter possibly getting called up to WWE main roster
    WWE news: Ric Flair daughter possibly getting called up to WWE main roster
    The WWE Divas wrestling division doesn’t have much in the way of depth. While there are a lot of Divas in the company who get a lot of attention, they are not actual contenders to the WWE Divas championship and are really just reality show...
  • Bachtoberfest
    Bachtoberfest II: Bach & Beer
    The best music, like the best brewing, is equal parts art and science. Relish the best of both worlds at Bachtoberfest! This great night of pairing great local beer with great German music will give you the perfect toast to the classics,...
  • RF
    What is new for the 2014 Renaissance Festival
    When you time travel to the Carolina Renaissance Festival weekends this October and November, a big dose of cheer is to be expected. The annual festival experience has always been about escaping from your modern-day cares and strolling about the...
  • Crawfish frenzy at Charlotte’s e2
    Crawfish frenzy at Charlotte’s e2
    It’s a sign of spring in Charlotte. Every March, e2 emeril’s eatery, strategically located between the Mint Museum and the Bechtler Museum in the Center City, kicks off the season with an authentic New Orleans-style Crawfish Boil on...
  • JJ’s Red Hots named fast-casual food champ
    JJ’s Red Hots named fast-casual food champ
    Charlotte’s JJ’s Red Hots, a mini-chain with just two locations in Ballantyne and Dilworth (plus a food cart dubbed Frank the Tank), went up against the big boys in FastCasual.com’s annual list of top fast food brands, the 2014...
  • Olive Garden expands diner options with new menus
    Olive Garden expands diner options with new menus
    Olive Garden fans who have been mourning the closing of several of the chain’s Charlotte locations will be delighted with the new restaurant recently opened in Northlake Commons Mall, just off I-77. (Additional Olive Garden locations can be...
  • Wing basket at East Coast Wings & Grill
    Teachers eat free at East Coast Wings this September
    Every Tuesday in September, teachers across the country eat free at East Coast Wings & Grill, a fast-growing family of upscale wing restaurants.Sam Ballas, CEO of East Coast Wings & Grill, said, “Teachers put forth tremendous...
  • Nothing More at Amos Southend in Charlotte
    Nothing less than the best from Nothing More
    Tons of new bands surface every year, but what does it really take to stand out above the rest? San Antonio native rockers Nothing More seem to have found a winning combo. In just a short year, they've gone from opening on tour with Chevelle,...