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Camp North End After Dark: Discover a Different Kind of Charlotte Nightlife

Think Camp North End is only a daytime destination? Think again! As the sun dips below the Charlotte skyline, this vibrant hub transforms, offering a unique blend of lively events, casual hangouts, and a side of nightlife that’s distinctly Camp North End. Spotlight on Events: Where the Night Comes Alive One of the best ways to experience Camp North End …

Art Walk: A Self-Guided Tour of Camp North End’s Murals

Camp North End is more than a place; it’s a living canvas and an ever-evolving masterpiece painted across old factory walls, spilling onto sidewalks, and tucked into hidden corners.  A self-guided art walk through this Charlotte hub isn’t just about snapping photos for Instagram; it’s about connecting with the creativity that reverberates through every inch of the space. Are you …

Quench Your Thirst in Camp North End: Your Drink Guide

Charlotte’s a fantastic city if you need a good cocktail, but when you want an experience that’s unique and buzzing with energy – that’s when you head to Camp North End. It’s the perfect spot to find well-crafted drinks alongside a vibrant community you won’t find anywhere else. Camp North End Drink Highlights Coffee, beer, cocktails, non-alcoholic bevs and everything …

Free Things to Do in Charlotte: Explore Camp North End

Charlotte has a lot going for it—exciting attractions, a buzzing food scene, and that undeniable Southern charm. But exploring a new city doesn’t have to break the bank.  From hidden art installations to lively community hubs, there are many ways to experience the best of Charlotte without spending a dime.  Get ready to discover why Camp North End tops the …

Local clothing brand Current Nostalgia to open Camp North End shop

  Local clothing brand Current Nostalgia to open Camp North End shop Photo courtesy of Camp North End By Laura Barrero | September 27, 2022 Views: 1,072 Current Nostalgia was created by Charlotte-native Dylan Foster-Smith as a streetwear retailer in 2020. Since then, it has reached a global audience, selling in more than 40 countries. The 950-square-foot shop is expected to open by late fall 2022 or …

The Restaurant List 2022

The Restaurant List 50 places in America we’re most excited about right now. 2022 Sept. 19, 2022 We traveled widely and ate avidly as we built the annual list of our favorite restaurants in America. From Oklahoma City to Juncos, Puerto Rico, to Orcas Island off the coast of Washington State, our food reporters, editors and critics found revelatory Ethiopian …

Camp North End businesses will host weeklong back-to-school drive

Camp North End businesses will host weeklong back-to-school drive All of the items that are collected will be given to local families, students in need and Title 1 school teachers. Some of Camp North End’s businesses will accept school supplies for local students and teachers. Photo: Jalon Hill By Jalon Hill August 12, 2022 This weekend, businesses at Camp North End will …

No Filter Coffee Fest returning after pandemic hiatus, celebrating ‘resiliency’ of small businesses

No Filter Coffee Fest returning after pandemic hiatus, celebrating ‘resiliency’ of small businesses The festival isn’t just coming back. It’s bigger and better this time around. Author: Emma Korynta Published: 4:45 PM EDT August 12, 2022 Updated: 11:37 PM EDT August 12, 2022 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Something is brewing at Camp North End. After a two-year hiatus due to the pandemic, No Filter …

5 Black-Owned Food and Drink Festivals Happening in the U.S. Now Through Fall

5 Black-Owned Food and Drink Festivals Happening in the U.S. Now Through Fall By DeAnna Taylor | August 8, 2022 BET co-founder Sheila Johnson and Chef Kwame Onwuachi at The Family Reunion festival. Image: courtesy of Eric Stein. Spotlighting the amazing Black entrepreneurs behind some of the nation’s dopest food and drink festivals. August is National Black Business Month and with fall being …

Kingsmen Software to double its office footprint in move to Camp North End

  Kingsmen Software to double its office footprint in move to Camp North End By Elise Franco  –  Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Aug 4, 2022 Local tech firm Kingsmen Software is upgrading its office space with a move to Camp North End. Kingsmen was founded in 2013 and has operated out of a 7,800-square-foot space in uptown, at 500 W. Fifth St., …

Coming through! A new shop with e-board and e-bike rentals will electrify Camp North End.

Coming through! A new shop with e-board and e-bike rentals will electrify Camp North End. LORENZA MEDLEY A new business is rolling into Camp North End this August — literally! Houston-based Rent EBoards is a one-stop shop for personal electric vehicles, including electric skateboards, electric bikes and onewheels — a one-wheel electric board. Its 1,000-square-foot Camp North End shop will …

Where To Get Ramen In Charlotte NC – Try SARU Ramen At Camp North End

Where To Get Ramen In Charlotte NC – Try SARU Ramen At Camp North End by Sunny Hubler SARU Ramen, an authentic Nagahama-style Tonkatsu ramen shop, celebrated its grand reopening at Camp North End. It is under new ownership from Charlotte-based Raydal Hospitality Group. Located in the Keswick Avenue food stalls at 1801 N. Graham Street, SARU will serve up tried and true menu …

Best Ice Cream In Charlotte? – Seemingly Overzealous To Open In Camp North End

Best Ice Cream In Charlotte? – Seemingly Overzealous To Open In Camp North End by Sunny Hubler The competition for best ice cream in Charlotte is heating up! Will Seemingly Overzealous opening in Camp North End be a competitor for this title. We will find out later this season! Seemingly Overzealous was founded by partners Garrett Tichy and Jessica Berresse, who …

Where to Eat in Charlotte Right Now

Where to Eat in Charlotte Right Now From a fries-centric restaurant to a Memphis-inspired juke joint, bookmark these places right now. By Jenn Rice Updated on 7/15/2022 at 2:00 PM VIEW 16 PLACES ON MAP Fin & Fino ‌ Don’t let Charlotte’s “Bank City, USA,” nickname fool you. Its dining scene is diverse, vibrant, and very exciting right now. Just last …

The Best Place To Visit In Charlotte

The Best Place To Visit In Charlotte By:  Aakib Sheikh Sunday, 3 July 2022, 02:08 EDT These Are the Best Place To Visit In Charlotte Best Place To Visit In Charlotte: Easily affordable? Have no fear. There are lots of free activities in Charlotte. A list of inexpensive and free activities in the city has been assembled by us. You may concentrate …

Leah & Louise dinner to feature all-star lineup of Black chefs from across North Carolina

Leah & Louise dinner to feature all-star lineup of Black chefs from across North Carolina Enlarge Chef Greg Collier is pictured at his restaurant Leah & Louise. MELISSA KEY/CBJ By Jennifer Thomas  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Jul 1, 2022 BayHaven Restaurant Group will bring together an all-star lineup of Black North Carolina chefs for a collaborative dinner at Leah & …

Find fresh local at North End Farmers Market

Find fresh local at North End Farmers Market  Dasia Hood|   June 3, 2022 Charlotte always has something fresh for everyone, including places to find a farmers market on a weekday afternoon. The best thing about a local farmers market is trying crafted, curated products and supporting local farmers. At least, that’s what I’ve been witnessing since April in different parts of …

A dozen ways to spend your weekend

A dozen ways to spend your weekend Amanda Harry|   June 23, 2022 How hot is too hot to get out of the house? If you’ve never spent a Friday evening at Camp North End, I recommend you swing by. The live music and vendors make for a perfect way to kick off the weekend. Before we bounce to our weekend picks, …

Charlotte coffee festival returns this year, tickets available now

Charlotte coffee festival returns this year, tickets available now The festival previously known as POUR Coffee Festival is returning to Charlotte after a two-year hiatus. Author: Madelyn Ricket Published: 7:54 PM EDT June 20, 2022 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Coffee lovers, rejoice! The No Filter Coffee Fest, previously known as POUR Coffee Festival, is returning to the Charlotte area on Sept. 25 and will be hosted …

The Nerve’s 2022 Guide to Summer Events in Charlotte

The Nerve’s 2022 Guide to Summer Events in Charlotte It’s going to be a hot one Q.C. Nerve Staff Send an emailJune 19, 2022   It’s about to be one hot summer. Event calendars at venues across the Charlotte area are heating up with fun things to do, no matter what you’re into. This year’s Summer Guide is packed with returning …

Durag Fest Co-Founder Dammit Wesley On Juneteenth’s Commodification, Black Beauty, and Plugs for Durags

Durag Fest Co-Founder Dammit Wesley On Juneteenth’s Commodification, Black Beauty, and Plugs for Durags GROWN FROM AN EPIPHANY INTO AN ANNUAL SAFE SPACE FOR BLACK PEOPLE, WESLEY EXPLAINS WHY THIS YEAR’S CELEBRATION CONTINUES TO PRESERVE OUR CULTURE. BY KEVIN L. CLARK · UPDATED JUNE 18, 2022 Charlotte artist Dammit Wesley and his co-founding team behind Durag Fest built an epiphany into a cultural phenomenon. At the time, …

SARU to Reopen at Camp North End

SARU to Reopen at Camp North End JUNE 16, 2022 Original Employees Will Prepare Same Beloved Recipes Under New Ownership from Raydal Hospitality Group SARU Ramen, an authentic Nagahama-style Tonkatsu ramen shop, will celebrate its grand reopening at Camp North End under new ownership from Charlotte-based Raydal Hospitality Group on Tuesday, June 21st. Located in the Keswick Avenue food stalls at 1801 N. Graham Street, …

Craft Coffee Festival Coming To Camp North End

Craft Coffee Festival Coming To Camp North End June 16, 2022  Samantha Gilstrap   CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Sip sip, hooray! The 2022 No Filter Coffee Fest is returning to Charlotte on September 25th. Returning after a two-year hiatus, No Filter Coffee Fest (formerly known as POUR Coffee Festival) will be held at Camp North End from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tickets are …

Crossroads Cinema: Free outdoor movies at Camp North End

Crossroads Cinema: Free outdoor movies at Camp North End POSTED BY Jody Mace Camp North End, 300 Camp Road, Charlotte, is hosting free outdoor 80s and 90s movies every Thursday from June 23rd to September 8th, 2022. Crossroads Cinema will take place at 8 p.m. on a jumbo screen with surround sound against the backdrop of the Historic Ford Building. Check …

Plants Move People: And Now for Something Completely Different

Plants Move People: And Now for Something Completely Different By Nancy Duffy Decades of concrete were peeled back to transform this area into a mixed-use, ecologically valuable area full of native plants. Camp North End’s landscape may not be something completely different to native plant enthusiasts, but it certainly is unusual in the well-groomed city of Charlotte, North Carolina. Camp …

The Pearl – An Intersection of Knowledge and Innovation

The Pearl – An Intersection of Knowledge and Innovation “The Pearl” innovation district will break ground later this year. Once complete, it will serve as a mixed-use development that will marry education, research and entrepreneurship. Learn more about how The Pearl will create opportunity for the Charlotte community and beyond. In what was perhaps a precursor of things to come, …

Flavor-filled and dairy-free ice cream shop coming to Camp North End

Flavor-filled and dairy-free ice cream shop coming to Camp North End BY PHILIP FREEMAN UPDATED MAY 25, 2022 8:14 AM   Charlotte is no stranger to ice cream — with over 90 shops including homegrown favorites such as Golden Cow Creamery and Two Scoops Creamery, an ice cream shop isn’t hard to find — unless you’re at Camp North End. …

CBJ Morning Buzz: Enat Ethiopian restaurant debuts at Optimist Hall; BayHaven festival returning for year two

CBJ Morning Buzz: Enat Ethiopian restaurant debuts at Optimist Hall; BayHaven festival returning for year two Enlarge The sprawling Optimist Hall complex now houses more than two dozen tenants, including a fully leased food hall. MELISSA KEY By Jen Wilson  –  Associate Editor, Charlotte Business Journal May 20, 2022 The food-hall lineup at Optimist Hall will be complete this weekend, with Enat Ethiopian opening …

How to Camp North End while Black

How to Camp North End while Black |   May 12, 2022   Camp North End is one of Charlotte’s larger communities for creatives, visitors, and entrepreneurs looking for a high-traffic, vibrant area to connect with the city. Visiting Camp North End on a Friday evening or Saturday afternoon means passing by all kinds of Black art, music, food, or entertainment. Black culture at …

The real competition at Camp North End is always You Vs Yourself

The real competition at Camp North End is always You Vs Yourself New gym reimagines approach to fitness Published Thursday, May 12, 2022 11:10 pm By Emily Wolfe | For The Charlotte Post   COURTESY YOU VS. YOURSELF You Vs. Yourself owner Curtis Walls takes a different approach to fitness training by stressing personal bests. Charlotte native Curtis Walls is …

Scoop: NoDa Company Canteen expands with permanent Camp North End spot

Scoop: NoDa Company Canteen expands with permanent Camp North End spot By Laura Barrero | May 11, 2022 NoDa Company Canteen, aka the original NoDa Company Store’s “outpost,” is expanding in Camp North End with a brick and mortar location. Similar to its pop-up counterpart, the new spot will have a tropical vibe and a bar. Plus: Sectional seating for more than 40 people, a front …

After 2 years of isolation, a film festival reunites Charlotte’s LGBTQ community

After 2 years of isolation, a film festival reunites Charlotte’s LGBTQ community WFAE | By Diana Hernandez Gomez | Queens Univesity News Service Published May 8, 2022 at 9:32 AM EDT Ava Benjamin Shorr Actress Zackary Drucker stars in ‘Framing Agnes,’ an independent film making its North Carolina debut at the Reel Out Charlotte film festival on May 14. In a …

Administradora de la SBA visitó Charlotte

Administradora de la SBA visitó Charlotte NOTICIASCHARLOTTE & NC 34 Foto Facebook @LACCCLTNéstor Ramírez mayo 7, 2022 Charlotte, NC.- Isabella Casilla Guzmán, jefa de la U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), visitó este 5 de mayo, la Central Piedmont de Latin American Chamber of Commerce Charlotte (LACCC), como parte de la iniciativa Autobús Nacional, de la administración Biden. La iniciativa Autobús Nacional, «Construyendo un mejor estadounidense a través …

The Story Behind … Sam Allen’s Dark Chocolate Silk Torte

The Story Behind … Sam Allen’s Dark Chocolate Silk Torte Plus: A recipe for her Chocolate Pot de Crème May 4, 2022 Taylor Bowler COURTESY   When Sam Allen was pastry chef at The Fig Tree, her Dark Chocolate Silk Torte was a top seller. After she left the Elizabeth restaurant to launch Wentworth & Fenn, customers would track her down …

Charlotte rising: How the city’s creative culture is coming into its own

Charlotte rising: How the city’s creative culture is coming into its own Nick Orchard Apr 29, 2022 Nico Amortegui is just one of many people who make Charlotte pulse with creative energy © Courtesy of Nico Amortegui Charlotte rising: How the city’s creative culture is coming into its own When you arrive at Charlotte-Douglas International airport, take a moment to …

Interactive Crayola exhibit opens at Camp North End in May

Interactive Crayola exhibit opens at Camp North End in May Crayola IDEAworks. Photo courtesy of Immerse Agency By Symphony Webber | April 21, 2022 IDEAworks, an immersive exhibit by Crayola will soon transform Camp North End’s Ford Building into a color-filled creative scape. What’s happening: Charlotte will be the second stop for the worldwide traveling tour, following its inaugural run at The Franklin Institute …

Camp North End Farmers Market will return for a second year

Camp North End Farmers Market will return for a second year Vendors will include local farmers, artisans, crafters and more. By Amanda Harry March 25, 2022 Nearly 30 vendors will return when the Camp North End Farmers Market opens April 6 for a second season. Vendors will include local farmers, artisans, crafters and more. The market will include 12 anchor vendors. …

Farmers Market At Camp North End Returns For A Second Year

Farmers Market At Camp North End Returns For A Second Year MARCH 24, 2022 North End Farmers Market, Back on Wednesday, April 6th, Brings Fresh Local and Regional Produce, Proteins and Artisanal Food Products to the Community ATCO Properties & Management, an owner and operator of high-quality office, residential and mixed-use properties across the U.S., and developer of Camp North End, …

CBJ Morning Buzz: Farmers market returns to Camp North End…

By Jen Wilson  –  Associate Editor, Charlotte Business Journal Mar 24, 2022, 10:38am EDT CBJ Morning Buzz: Farmers market returns to Camp North End… Spring has arrived in the Queen City, and that means local farmers markets are gearing up to open for the season. The owner of the sprawling Camp North End complex just north of uptown announced this morning that its …

Charlotte’s flourishing vegan scene

Charlotte’s flourishing vegan scene Vegan chefs and Vegfest create opportunities to explore and connect   By Shannon Blair Charlotte Vegfest at Camp North End. Photo courtesy Executive Chef Julia Simon recalls tears welling up when she received the Food Stall of the Year award at The UPPYs, a celebration of the best of Charlotte’s food and beverage industry. Plant Joy at Camp …

The 14 Best Things to Do in Charlotte

Wes Hicks/Unsplash The 14 Best Things to Do in Charlotte Don’t sleep on the Queen City’s food, museums, and rambling outdoors. BY NANCY DEPALMA March 14, 2022 Unlike some Southern cities where lineage and tradition run deep, Charlotte is quite happy being the new kid on the block. The Queen City has seen a meteoric rise in the last decade, and …

6 biggest events in Charlotte this spring

Bad news: The bunnies won’t return for SHOUT! 2022. Good news: They left us giant Easter eggs. Photo: Axios file photo 6 biggest events in Charlotte this spring By Brianna Crane | March 11, 2022 Here are the top six events happening in Charlotte this spring. (1) Green River Revival at the Whitewater Center What: The beloved tradition of watching the rapids turn green returns after two …

The future is female: Half of Camp North End businesses owned by women

The future is female: Half of Camp North End businesses owned by women Half of the 38 businesses in Charlotte’s popular Camp North End are owned by women. CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Camp North End, the popular social district in north Charlotte, is honoring Women’s History Month by celebrating female business owners. The site was dominated by male leaders in its …

Give Yourself the Royal Treatment in Charlotte

Give Yourself the Royal Treatment in Charlotte Annemarie Kropf Deal Expert Feb 24, 2022 Forty years ago, if you had asked someone what city would have revolutionized the banking industry with interstate banking and become a major financial hub, chances are high that Charlotte, NC would not have made the shortlist. But that one act has propelled this city — founded back in …

Top 14 things to do in Charlotte to get the most out of your visit

Top 14 things to do in Charlotte to get the most out of your visit AMY CONRY DAVIS Lonely Planet Writer Charlotte has a casual yet cosmopolitan energy © Sharkshock / Shutterstock Charlotte is North Carolina’s largest city and a base of operations for dozens of financial and commercial corporations. But not everything in “Banktown” is strictly business – a streak of …

‘Everything we’ve worked for’: Hex Coffee co-founder talks expansion plans at Camp North End

‘Everything we’ve worked for’: Hex Coffee co-founder talks expansion plans at Camp North End The next phase of Camp North End will bring to market 120,000 square feet of office space and up to 20,000 square feet of retail space across two buildings. NELSON BYRD WOLTZ By Jennifer Thomas  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Feb 17, 2022, 6:40am EST Hex Coffee …

Why Is Everyone Moving to This Southern City?

Why is Everyone Moving to This Southern City ? DeAnna Taylor | February 15, 2022 Charlotte has now become the largest city in North Carolina and is consistently listed as one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. Located just four hours north of buzzing Atlanta and six hours south of the nation’s capital lies Charlotte, North Carolina, a.k.a. the Queen City—nicknamed for …

Meet the Couple Changing Charlotte’s Dining Scene

Meet the Couple Changing Charlotte’s Dining Scene Subrina and Greg Collier have transformed the local dining scene and manifested a vision that uplifts Black chefs beyond the city limits. By Keia Mastrianni January 21, 2022 Subrina and Greg Collier move as a unit—always have. About a decade of business partnership, marriage, triumph, loss, and trial and error has created something in …

Best Impressions Caterers To Create New 23,000 SF Event Venue at Camp North End

Best Impressions Caterers To Create New 23,000 SF Event Venue at Camp North End JANUARY 14, 2022 Team Behind Historic Venues Such as Byron’s South End and VanLandingham Estate Will Open 600-Seat Location at 701 Keswick Avenue in Fall 2022 ATCO Properties & Management, along with partner Shorenstein Properties, LLC, announced today that Best Impressions Caterers has finalized a long-term lease to …

7 Amazing Places To Experience The Black Food Renaissance In Charlotte

7 Amazing Places To Experience The Black Food Renaissance In Charlotte SHERYL NANCE-NASH JAN.14.2022   SIGNS IN CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA (THOMPSONTAY / SHUTTERSTOCK.COM) Charlotte is for foodies. Come with your appetite. Go big or stay home. If you want to stir the hornet’s nest, start a discussion about whether Charlotte is nipping at Charleston’s heels when it comes to cuisine. …

EXCLUSIVE: Longtime Charlotte caterer expanding with new event venue at Camp North End

EXCLUSIVE: Longtime Charlotte caterer expanding with new event venue at Camp North End Best Impressions Caterers will open an event venue at Camp North End later this year. By Jennifer Thomas  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Jan 13, 2022, 3:31pm EST Best Impressions Caterers is expanding its footprint with a 23,000-square-foot venue at Camp North End. The Charlotte catering firm …

25 Charlotteans who inspired us in 2021

Photo: Symphony Webber/Axios By Michael Graff | December 23, 2021 2021 began with high hopes, mostly because it wasn’t 2020. But like any year, the reality didn’t often match the dream. In Charlotte we were far from perfect: Homicides remained too frequent … Our elected boards threw too many stones … Our population of people experiencing homelessness grew too much … COVID came back too many times … Our shiny new …

14 Charlotte Restaurants for a Healthy Reset

14 Charlotte Restaurants for a Healthy Reset Kick off the new year with light, healthy fare at these eateries December 27, 2021 Taylor Bowler Plant Joy’s Falafel Tower. Photo by Peter Taylor If you’re ready to swap out heavy holiday meals and sugar-laden treats with veggies, grains, and lean meats, Charlotte has plenty of healthy options. These Mediterranean-focused menus and plant-based …

These Black-Owned Businesses Are Shaking up Charlotte’s Food Scene

Peter Taylor These Black-Owned Businesses Are Shaking up Charlotte’s Food Scene The talent behind some of the best restaurants, bars, and food festivals to seek out in North Carolina’s Queen City. BY  Deanna Taylor December 16, 2021 Charlotte, North Carolina’s largest city, consistently ranks among the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the United States. And the Queen City is emerging as …

CBJ Morning Buzz: Charlotte FC reveals team’s look for upcoming season; Celebrity chef to debut new concept in North Carolina

By Jen Wilson  –  Associate Editor, Charlotte Business Journal Dec 10, 2021, 8:39am EST Charlotte FC threw a fashion party for 1,500 of their closest friends last night at Camp North End, CBJ’s Erik Spanberg reports. The Major League Soccer expansion club, part of David Tepper’s sports portfolio, unveiled their primary kits (soccer speak for uniforms) — and fans immediately lined up to …

Here Are 2021’s Eater Awards Winners for the Carolinas

Here Are 2021’s Eater Awards Winners for the Carolinas The best new restaurants across North and South Carolina by Eater Staff  Dec 8, 2021, 1:00pm EST Today we’re excited to announce the winners of the 2021 Eater Awards, celebrating just a few of the new restaurants that have made a major impact on the Carolinas dining scene over the last two years. (Eater did not …

The Best in Charlotte: Best in the Nest 2021

The Best in Charlotte: Best in the Nest 2021 Onward to 2040: The future of Charlotte is now The Charlotte city skyline. (Photo by Grant Baldwin) Dec. 3, the day we are placing the Best in the Nest 2021 winners online, marks the city of Charlotte’s 253rd birthday. According to UNC Charlotte’s Special Collections and University Archives department: On Dec. 3, …

How Hygge Coworking CEO expanded his business model in light of pandemic

By Caroline Hudson  –  Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Nov 16, 2021, 3:13pm EST Hygge CEO Garrett Tichy has a much different outlook than he did a year ago. His Charlotte coworking business is back on track. He is helping to grow two fresh brands. And, perhaps more importantly, he is learning to have better work-life balance. Last year, the pandemic pummeled Tichy’s coworking business, …

New retail collective joins Camp North End just in time for holiday shopping

New retail collective joins Camp North End just in time for holiday shopping Photo: Julia Fay Photography, courtesy Camp North End and Lokal By Symphony Webber | November 12, 2021 It’s called Lokal (low-kay) and it officially opens on Saturday, Nov. 27, in the Mount District near Leah & Louise and Babe & Butcher. Why it matters: Lokal was started by hygge coworking founder Garrett Tichy and director …

Architecture firm enters Charlotte market with opening of Camp North End office

By Liz O’Connell  –  Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Nov 5, 2021, 3:24pm EDT A Rochester, New York-based architecture and engineering firm has officially entered the Charlotte market with the recent opening of its Camp North End office. Passero Associates held a grand-opening event for that office at 1824 Statesville Ave. — its 10th location in the U.S. — on Oct. 28. The …

Explore These Eight Modern Charlotte Destinations With Historic Undercurrents

  Explore These Eight Modern Charlotte Destinations With Historic Undercurrents Known for being a dynamic hub of contemporary culture and innovation, Charlotte’s rich and storied history is all around.   Charlotte, North Carolina—also known as “Queen City,” in honor of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, the queen consort to King George III when the city was founded back in 1768—often appears on lists …

Farmers market extends stay at Camp North End

The Gama Goat building at Camp North End. MELISSA KEY/CBJ By Jennifer Thomas  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Nov 2, 2021, 7:50am EDT The North End Farmers Market is sticking around through the end of the year. Camp North End has reached an agreement with Farmers Market Management Services for that market to continue through Dec. 22; it was originally …

Annual street art festival returns with 8 new murals and an art battle

Artist Naji AlAli’s work at Metropolitan as part of the Talking Walls Mural Festival. Photo: Ashley Mahoney/Axios By Ashley Mahoney | October 20, 2021 Talking Walls Mural Festival kicked off this week. Expect to see eight new murals and an art battle. What: The fourth annual festival runs now through Oct. 24. Seven artists, many of whom call Charlotte home, will create eight murals. By …

Design Sprint Boot Camp

A live virtual training event brought to you by Jake Knapp, Jeff Grant and Wily. November 15-17 November 2021. Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.wearewily.com/design-sprint-bootcamp/ What You Get: A hands-on workshop facilitated by Jake Knapp, Jeff Grant and the Wily Team. An intimate training with limited tickets to ensure a high-touch, high-value experience. Experience a simulation based on a real Design …

Art for all: How Charlotte’s Van Gogh Exhibit is increasing accessibility

Author: Emma Korynta Published: 8:34 PM EDT August 16, 2021 Updated: 5:50 AM EDT August 19, 2021 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit opened its Charlotte location at Camp North End this summer and quickly got a reputation for the innovative way it approaches Vincent van Gogh’s classic works. Through intermingled paintings and curated music, the exhibit has provided many with the opportunity …

Passero Associates signs deal for Camp North End office

By Jennifer Thomas  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Jul 9, 2021, 2:50pm EDT Passero Associates is joining the lineup at Camp North End. That full-service engineering and architecture firm has signed a three-year lease for 2,632 square feet. It expects to take occupancy in late July. The office will be at 1824 Statesville Ave. and be part of Camp North End’s …

Ally Financial opens larger TM Studio space for innovation at Camp North End

By Caroline Hudson  –  Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Jul 26, 2021, 3:47pm EDT It’s a place for innovation, for the free flow of ideas, for getting back to basics. Ally Financial Inc.’s TM Studio is the only setup of its kind across the company. The intent is to bring employees closer to consumers and build ideas based on their needs. The …

Leah & Louise parent adds 23% service charge in hopes of creating ‘sustainable hospitality industry’

By Jennifer Thomas  –  Senior Staff Writer, Charlotte Business Journal Jun 28, 2021, 3:49pm EDT Leah & Louise will add a 23% automatic service charge to all guests’ checks beginning July 15. Husband-and-wife team Greg and Subrina Collier say that step is tied to efforts to change the business model of their restaurants — current and future. It will replace the standard tipping model by …

Build your own cheese board at Babe & Butcher’s new storefront

By: Emma Way | June 11, 2021 Cult-favorite charcuterie business Babe & Butcher is opening its first physical store this Saturday, June 12. Why it matters: Camp North End has seen immense growth in the past year, opening 13 food and beverage tenants in the midst of a pandemic. Babe & Butcher’s arrival is just a continuation of the development’s rise as Charlotte’s creative …

First ‘large-scale’ redevelopment at Camp North End is getting underway (RENDERINGS)

The Gamma Goat building at 1701 N. Graham St. totals 140,000 square feet. S9 ARCHITECTURE By Ashley Fahey  –  Real Estate Editor, Charlotte Business Journal Mar 12, 2018 Updated Mar 13, 2018, 10:11am EDT A building that once served as an assembly site for military vehicles will soon house office and retail tenants. ATCO Properties & Management has begun preliminary work on the Gama …