Free Cone Day is back at Ben and Jerry’s. The only way to celebrate is at a scoop shop and it just so happens that Charlotte has three in the area. The two locations in Charlotte are in Myers Park and Foxcroft. There’s a third location north of town in Davidson. Free Cone Day is […]

There are so many things to sample starting Saturday, April 2 at Charlotte’s StrEATS Festival, a part of Charlotte SHOUT! This year’s event introduces their new StrEAT Smarts Sessions – intimate seminars where you can learn from experts on a variety of culinary subjects. They’re also bringing back their ticketing Tasting Tour featuring over 20 […]

A Folley Beach favorite is scheduling a Fall opening for it’s anxiously anticipated new home in Charlotte. Taco Boy is bringing it’s tacos, tequilas and rooftop bar to LoSO. It’ll be located in Station 3 and will encompass 30,000 square feet of combined retail space on the ground floor. The taqueria will take up one […]

This limited-time treat will include vanilla soft serve, strawberry clusters, and shortbread cookies.

Lifestyle recently ranked 11 fast food places on the best ice cubes . . . and it’s just as strange as you’d imagine. Sonic is #1, with “perfect” ice.  They aren’t cubes, they’re “nuggets” that are “crunchable,” but are still hard enough that they don’t melt too quickly. Chick-fil-A is second, because their ice chills […]

For those of you 21 and older, and prefer your cocktails caffeinated, boy, do I have a nightmare for you. Allow me to introduce the ingredient all over social media that is haunting your favorite espresso martini: Parmesan. Yup. You read that right. Grated parmesan cheese is being suggested as the garnish to all those […]

Celebrate the beginning of the spring season with a free Rita’s Ice or an ice cream cone from Dairy Queen! Dairy Queen is celebrating spring with its annual Free Cone Day (March 20). Customers can get one free small vanilla soft-serve cone on the house today with no purchase necessary. The offer is not valid […]

The historic Latta Arcade is getting an uptown update. Located at 320 South Tryon Street, there are plans to make it a fancy food court and to re-brand it as The Alley at Latta Arcade. Their Instagram account describes it as a destination for elevated “street eats” with new and diverse options. Expect it to […]

In honor of Pi Day, we have hunted down the most searched pies in the US. While math enthusiasts know March 14 to be Pi Day, pastry fans are thinking of a different kind of pie (with an e). Google Trends recently shared the most-searched pies in each U.S. state. According to the results, the most-searched […]

Math enthusiasts know March 14 to be National PI Day, but pastry and pizza fans are thinking of a different kind of pie (with an e). National PI Day The day recognizes the mathematical constant known as pi and also known as 3.14 Google Trends recently shared the most-searched pies in each U.S. state. According […]