Cultural Cravings

Visit fascinating art museums, indulge in culinary delights and enjoy impressive performances for just a sampling of Charlotte’s cultural side.


Tour Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Visit this Charlotte institution, which celebrates African American traditions and contributions through music, dance and art.

Tour the Mint Museum Uptown
Continue your tour of city art at the Mint Museum Uptown, which is also located on the Levine Center for the Arts campus. The museum houses internationally renowned Craft + Design collection as well as outstanding contemporary and European art. It also boasts the 240-seat James B. Duke Auditorium, the Lewis Family Gallery, art studios, a restaurant and a museum shop.


FEAST Food Tours
Join FEAST Food Tours for a memorable dining experience through the city’s rich culinary community and diverse neighborhoods. Learn about the area and then gather around the table with local chefs, restaurant owners and artisans to taste what makes Charlotte’s culinary culture exciting.


Dinner at Mimosa Grill and a Blumenthal Performing Arts Show
Cap the day in the Queen City with a delicious dinner at Mimosa Grill, where elevated Southern entrees shine, followed by a mesmerizing performance at the Belk, Knight or McGlohon theaters at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. The Charlotte Symphony, Opera Carolina, Charlotte Ballet and other top traveling acts have all taken the stages here.