Taste of the World 2016 Event Schedule & Information

We are excited to host you for Taste of the World 2016 on THIS THURSDAY October 6, 2016! To help ensure a successful event please take note of the following important information: TICKET: Your PayPal Receipt is your ticket. Print and … Continue reading


The Most Interesting Street in Charlotte – Central Ave

Civic By Design: “The Most Interesting Street in Charlotte” Tuesday October 11, 5:30pm – 7pm FREE At Midwood International Cultural Center, 1817 Central Avenue, Charlotte 28205 What do Family Dollar, novelist Carson McCullers (Heart is a Lonely Hunter), evangelist Billy … Continue reading

Taste of the World is Charlotte’s Hottest Ticket this Fall

Taste of the World is October 6, 2016 and tickets are on sale now! This sell-out event is one of Charlotte’s most celebrated fall events. Tickets are going FAST! Taste of the World 2016 is a food tour of more than 25 … Continue reading

Taste of the World Volunteer Appreciation Event August 7

Taste of the World is Oct 6 – quickly approaching! (Do you have your tickets yet? They’re selling fast!) The event couldn’t happen without an army of dedicated volunteers. We invite volunteers from years past and folks who think they’d … Continue reading

Taste of the World 2016 Tickets are On Sale Now!

Taste of the World 2016 tickets are on sale now! Taste of the World 2016, a food tour of more than 25 restaurants that are representative of countries across five continents all located within beautiful east Charlotte. The four-hour event … Continue reading

Charlotte TREES Community Meeting 7/28 and Online Survey

Announcing: Community meeting on Thursday, July 28th at 6:30 to get feedback on Charlotte’s trees. The meeting will be held at Amity Presbyterian Church – 2831 N. Sharon Amity Road. Complete the survey that is open online until July 30th … Continue reading

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University at Simmons YMCA in September

  Simmons YMCA will offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University class in September. The class will be open to anyone in the community. Space is limited to 20 people and is on a first come, first served basis. Reach out … Continue reading

Charlotte EAST Hosts Forum on Eastland Site

On June 30, Charlotte EAST held a community forum on Eastland and the dual-language CMS magnet school at the site. The forum was well attended and featured special guest presenters. Pat Mumford, director of the Neighborhood & Business Services department, reviewed … Continue reading

Kilborne Drive Streetscape ​​Drop-in Meeting Thursday June 23

Kilborne Drive Streetscape Drop-In Meeting Thursday, June 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Kilborne Park, 2600 Kilborne Avenue Projects for the Central/Albemarle/Shamrock area are starting! The Kilborne Drive streetscape is the first phase of the Old Potter Road Trail. This project will … Continue reading