University City calendar

University City calendar

University City's late-October calendar is bursting with entertainment, education and college spirit. Check out these great activities! Performances Chamber Orchestra – Oct 20 - Robinson Hall, UNC Charlotte Voltage Brothers – Oct 22 – Lakeside at University Place...

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June calendar – Food, fitness, fun and even fireworks!

June calendar – Food, fitness, fun and even fireworks!

There's lots going on in June around University City, from fast cars and fireworks at Charlotte Motor Speedway to concerts at PNC Music Pavilion. Here are details. Food Tijuana Flats grand opening – June 29 at University Place Noodles & Company grand opening –...

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Upcoming events in University City

Upcoming events in University City

Featured 49ers vs. NC State tonight (March 31) at BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte – First ever college baseball game in Charlotte’s new ballpark. We beat NC State 1-0 on Feb. 27. Game time is 6:05 pm. TICKETS Spring Lakeside Concerts Free lakeside concerts 6-9...

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Meet Jordan Harris

This month, UCP welcomed Jordan Harris as the Director of Community Development and Outreach. With over a decade of community relations experience in various roles, most recently serving as the associate director of community relations at UNC Charlotte. In her new...

We’re Back…with a Vision!

University City Vision Plan – Connecting: People. Places. Nature. The growth and development being realized in University City is nothing short of transformational.  Major investments in transportation and mobility infrastructure, thousands of new rooftops, new...

University City launches Barton Creek Greenway Native Meadow

By Azania Herron University City Partners, University of North Carolina at Charlotte Botanical Gardens and North Carolina Native Plant Society have partnered to install Barton Creek Greenway Native Meadows, a community native plant project in University City. On April...

New Farmers Market to open Oct. 3 at University Place

University City Partners announces the opening of University City Farmers Market on Oct. 3 around the lake at The Shoppes at University Place. Shoppers will find fresh local produce, food preparation programs and live entertainment. Open every Saturday in October The...

University City Wine Fest to Offer Socially Distanced Activities

New This Year: Wine on the Water and a Boutique Dining Experience.  Greystar University City Wine Fest will return this fall at multiple locations around the lake and boardwalk at Shoppes at University Place. The fourth annual festival will take place from September...

Where Will They Play?

We need more parks now – YOU CAN HELP A crisis caused by Charlotte’s explosive growth and government inaction threatens one of the most important assets of every truly livable city – public parks.   A recent nationwide study revealed that Charlotte has the least...