Living in Charlotte: Charlotte for Couples

Charlotte NCCharlotte is a great place to live (especially in an Essex Home!). There’s plenty to do and see, no matter what the occasion. In need of a date night? Here are some irresistible ideas for discovering culture, romance & excitement in Charlotte.

Intimate Music Venues  Although Charlotte has no shortage of arenas that host the hottest national acts, couples shouldn’t miss the smaller, more intimate settings. The Evening MuseVisulite Theatre andThe Neighborhood Theatre are just three of the many venues that offer a more personal experience for music lovers. Interested in an outdoor concert but on a smaller scale? Try the Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre at NC Music Factory…. read more

Blumenthal Performing Arts  Step out on the town together and see exciting dance performances, comedy, theater, touring Broadway plays or even dramatic shows by Opera Carolina. Several theaters, including Booth Playhouse, Belk Theater and Knight Theater, are part ofBlumenthal Performing Arts, providing just the right setting for any production…. read more

Favorite Restaurants – The most difficult thing about date night in Charlotte is choosing which restaurant to try. For fine dining, you can’t do much better than Blue Restaurant & Bar in the heart of Center City within the Hearst Tower. McNinch House Restaurant, in a charming turn-of-the-century home, is regularly voted as Charlotte’s most romantic restaurant. If you’re passionate about soul food, head to Mert’s Heart and Soul in the theater district…. read more