Charlotte, North Carolina is the Queen City. It is a beacon for pursuing education, experiencing the arts, and celebrating victories. There are event tickets available throughout out the year for any person’s tastes.
Those who enjoy theater will become regulars at Belk Theatre at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. The venue has seven rooms, some big and some small. They will host everything from traveling Broadway productions to plays penned by the latest up-and-coming writers from the deep pool of talent attending the local colleges.
This is one of the few urban areas in the United States to have a thriving college and professional sports scene. The Bobcats bring the NBA to the Time Warner Cable Arena, the Carolina Panthers bring the NFL to Bank of America Stadium, and the Eagles play professional soccer at Charlotte Christian Stadium. Ultimately this is college basketball country though. In addition, these sports venues play host to the many major bands that make sure to stop in Charlotte.