nightlife

New rooftop bar under fire for controversial dress code

Uptown’s newest rooftop bar hummed its first weekend with cocktails and selfies, but internet reviews and social media comments tell a different story....

Uptown tattoo parlor doubles as a restaurant and nightclub

Tattooz and Booz offers full meals, cocktails, cupcakes, hookah and tattoos all under the same roof. Why it matters: The concept is newsworthy in itself, but...

The Vintage, a whiskey and cigar bar, opens in South End this Friday

South End’s first cigar and whiskey lounge opens this week with over 1,000 varieties of cigars and an expansive patio. The Vintage aims to fill a void in...

New NoDa bar wants to be a hangout spot for artists

A new bar and art gallery called Art Room is scheduled to open later this month just north of NoDa. Why it matters: The bar will include local artists of all...

Lost & Found owners opening a new concept in South End

It’s called Broken Promises, and it’ll open late summer/early fall 2021. Concept: Owner Orlando Botero and his partners want Broken Promises to be...

A new reality show is scouting Charlotte’s nightlife scene

A new reality show that would focus on Charlotte’s “urban restaurant and nightlife scene” is currently scouting the city. There’s no...

New nightclub and event space “World” will open at the Music Factory this fall

It’s official: “World” will take Label’s spot in the Music Factory, opening August 31. Owner Gennaro Vitale has big plans to make World...

Bar Charlotte has closed. A new venue is taking its place

Bar Charlotte has closed its doors after 21 years on North College Street. The nightspot — open to age 18+ — was super well known in the city for its...

Club One is now open at the Music Factory

The second installment in Peter Thomas’s Charlotte nightlife portfolio opened last month at the Music Factory. The husband of Real Housewives of Atlanta...

Charlotte club preemptively tells black customer they don’t serve Hennessy

When does a business cross the line between anticipating a customer’s questions and being offensive? I heard from an Agenda reader this week who felt...

In defense of the EpiCentre

Hi, everybody. I’m sorry you guys were afraid to ask me all those questions about the EpiCentre. In the future, if you’ve got questions just ask away....

20 things everybody wants to say about the EpiCentre but won’t

I’ll stand by my decision about Montford being the coolest place in Charlotte until the day I leave the city. Long after that, actually. I’ll come...