NoDa Drinks and Thinks with our Historic Rosedale Neighbor

join us on March 28 at 6:00pm at the Evening Muse for a lively discussion about community history and engagement. We hope this experience will encourage you to visit the famous Historic Rosedale site and explore its connections to NoDa.

Let Your Inner Artist Out at Salud

Think of a traditional paint and sip–a couple dozen people in front of canvases with a drink in hand, led through a painting by a local artist–but NoDa style….

Homegrown Tomato Festival Growers Clinic

Growing guru extraordinaire, Erin Hostetler, owner of the Patio Farmer, will be hosting a tomato growers clinic at the Evening Muse on Saturday, March 30, from 11:00am to 1:00pm. All tomato growing skill levels are welcome. She’ll be discussing her best tips and tricks to grow your very own ripe and delectable ‘maters. The event is free, but please register…

March 2019 TaroScopes

NoDa’s Tarot-Forecast!
Pisces (Feb 19 to Mar 20) – 7 of Wands – Time to own your talents, gifts, and skills, because you have them and now everyone is aware of it. Make the most of this time while you are on top…

Inside NoDa’s Weekly Run Clubs

There is a different run club in the neighborhood almost every day of the week. Each of the local brewery’s run clubs has routes that are appropriate for everyone, from those who are just beginning their fitness to more seasoned runners. Get outside, meet your neighbors, and get some great discounts on beer and food at our local breweries….

Take What You Need, Leave What You Can @lilnodacupbrary

Brenna Johnson and Alexis Lefebvre came up with an idea for a dual library and pantry, for which they coined the term “cupbrary.” What was clear within minutes of speaking to Brenna was the heartfelt connection to our community plus passion and great ambitions for this tiny little box….

Monthly Costume Crawls, Starting this March!

This March starts the first of our new NoDa Costume Crawls! Playing off the success and well-loved tradition of the Gallery Crawls from bygone days, our neighborhood will be launching themed crawls this spring. The first Costume Crawl is March 14, and the theme is 70s-80s Throwback. Many longtime NoDazens miss the old Gallery Crawls,…

Where the Idlewild Drinks Are

Idlewild, Vincent Chirico’s new bar on the ground floor of Novel NoDa, is a cocktail bar with no cocktail menu. This turns out to be a good thing…

Four Dogs’ Annual Chicken Celebration Returns

Four Dogs Pet Supplies’ Queens Coop Tour will take place on Saturday, March 30, at participating coops. Come out and see how your Charlotte neighbors have set up living spaces for their backyard chickens.

Recognizing our NoDa Businesses

This year (and for each year to come), we want to make sure our Business Council Members can show our residents and neighbors that they are supporting our community. To do this, each business that is part of our Business Council will receive the window cling shown below to put on their store front and on their website…

Everyday Rhythms: Eating with Purpose

Eating: something that we all do, so it gives us all something in common. Of course we have to eat to survive, but it is also a way that we celebrate. Every event, from birthdays and holidays to baby showers and weddings, has some form of food to enjoy. “Festivity” and “feasting” both come from the same root word! Since the dawn of time, food has given us not only sustenance to live, but also a deep bond with family, friends, and cultures, providing us a safe place to share our lives with one another…