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Charlotte's Top 10 Outdoor Hangout Spots

Spring might be the best time of year in Charlotte. Well, unless you're allergic to pollen. In that case, it's the worst time of year to be in Charlotte. But for the rest of us, the sunshine and mild temperatures have us seeking fun outdoor places to meet up with friends. Here are some of my favorites:

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10. The Dog Bar

9. Independence Park

8. First Ward Park

7. Olde Mecklenburg Brewing Biergarten

6. Little Sugar Creek Greenway

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5. The Green

4. Romare Bearden Park

3. BB&T Ballpark

2. Freedom Park

1. U.S. National Whitewater Center

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