Hope & History

Often referred to as “The City of Churches,” Charlotte’s rich history and spirit of perseverance shines through Billy Graham’s birthplace, marvels of aviation and blocks of stunning Victorian-age abodes.


Tour Billy Graham's Hometown

Spend the day learning about Billy Graham and his hometown of Charlotte. Begin at the Billy Graham Library to discover how a humble farmer’s son became a pastor to presidents and shared his God’s love with millions of people. After lunch in the Graham Brothers Dairy Bar, head out for a tour of the Queen City.


Lunch & Local Shopping at 7th Street Public Market

With counters serving up gourmet sandwiches, raw juice, artisan pizza, sweet confections and more, lunch and gift options abound at 7th Street Public Market.

Tour Fourth Ward Historical Homes
The 30 blocks that make up this tree-lined neighborhood blend modern luxury apartments with restored Victorian homes that carry century-old stories and feature stunning architecture.


Dinner & a Show at the NarroWay Theatre

Wrap up the evening with dinner and a show at NarroWay Productions, “The Broadway of Christian Entertainment.” Savor Southern fare and hospitality served up by a cast that delivers moving theatrical performances. Live animals, original stories and uplifting music are all part of the experience.