nightlife

Bruno Mars tours Charlotte’s bar scene with rum brand

Bruno Mars is in Charlotte this week to promote his rum brand SelvaRey. What’s happening: The music legend spent Sunday night at the Uptown rooftop bar...

New music-themed bar called Vinyl now open in South End

A new bar off Tryon in South End called Vinyl is in its soft opening phase. What to expect: The fresh watering hole promises to be a destination for music,...

Coming soon: Broken Promises is close to opening in South End

The swanky cocktail bar from the team behind Lost & Found is on track to open in the next two weeks. What to expect: Owner Orlando Botero describes Broken...

Popular beer bar Hoppin’ expands with cocktails and new location

South End self-serve beer bar Hoppin’ is celebrating its four-year anniversary with new cocktails, a big party and its third location in Rock Hill. The...

New nightlife destination RSVP South End with a bar, lounge, rooftop and nightclub is now open

 RSVP South End is a nightclub that offers options for everyone in the friend group. The new concept, located across from Fairwood 226, opens Friday, Jan. 20....

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...

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...