Will We Finally Get Flying Cars This Year?

How many times have you been stuck in Charlotte traffic that wasn't moving at all and wished you had a flying car which would lift you over all the others so that you could go on your merry way? We've all been there. And I think most of us expected to have flying cars by…

John Grisham Book Signing In Charlotte

The undisputed master of the legal thriller, John Grisham, is coming to Charlotte on his first book tour in twenty-five years. Grisham will be at Park Road Books in the Park Road Shopping Center (4139 Park Road) on Wednesday, June 14th from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM to sign copies and host a discussion of…

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…

Local Foodies Guide To The Best Cheap Eats In CLT:

So, you need to grab some grub with friends, but you only have, say, $10 to spend. No problem, here in the QC! StyleBluePrint.com asked local foodies - chefs, the owner of a food tour company, few restaurant owners and food bloggers, for their suggestions on good cheap eats - and not necessarily at restaurants/grills…

Tim Tebow Fielding His Dream In The Carolinas

There was a time when we felt certain the name Tim Tebow would be a part of the NFL narrative for years to come. That didn't happen. Tebow and his stellar collegiate football career never made a sustainable transition into the pro game. Instead, tales of his good deeds and well-earned reputation as "a fine…

Good News For Food Truck Owners And Customers

If you like to spend your lunch hours or Saturday nights hitting up the huge selection of food trucks in and around Charlotte, like Tin Kitchen, Street Spice, Papi Queso, or Cam Newton's Smokn' Aces; this should make you happy. Last Monday (3/20/17), Charlotte City Council voted change some of the rules and restrictions placed…

'Black Violin' Is Redefining Classical Music

My 13-year-old son has been learning to play the violin and double bass over the past couple of years. Like any kid studying classical music, he gets frustrated and bored with it from time to time. I was the same way with piano lessons. My son even talks of quitting, but I don’t want him…

Top 10 Restaurant Cities In America

Do you remember how we Charlotteans used to fret over whether or not we were a "world-class city?" We developed this terrible habit of comparing ourselves to bigger burgs like New York, Chicago, and our cosmopolitan cousin down the road, Atlanta.