50 Things Every Charlottean Should Do

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☐ 1. Stay Put.
☐ 2. Wait in Line for Price’s Chicken.
☐ 3. Find Your Favorite Skyline Shot.
☐ 4. Get Out of Your Neighborhood.
☐ 5. Get to Know Your Neighbors.
☐ 6. Stop Saying Charlotte Has No History.
☐ 7. Picnic with the Symphony.
☐ 8. Volunteer.
☐ 9. Get to Know Queen Charlotte.
☐ 10. Don't Be Surprised When You Meet a Native Charlottean.
☐ 11. Get Riled Up.
☐ 12. Be Friendly.
☐ 13. Know Your Leaders.
☐ 14. Sample Baklava at Yiasou Greek Festival.
☐ 15. Have a Charlotte Hollywood Night.
☐ 16. Plant a Tree.
☐ 17. Spend a Day on a Lake.
☐ 18. Rock Out.
☐ 19. Get Out of Town.
☐ 20. Walk in the Footsteps of Revolutionary War Soldiers.
☐ 21. Embrace NASCAR.
☐ 22. Be a Kid Again.
☐ 23. Eat Fried Pickles.
☐ 24. Recycle Everything You Can.
☐ 25. Don’t Assume Everyone Works for a Bank.
☐ 26. Gain Perspective at 1,625 Feet.
☐ 27. Eat From Trucks.
☐ 28. Spend Happy Hour at Common Market.
☐ 29. Go See the “Miracle on the Hudson” Plane.
☐ 30. Eat a $1.50 Cheese & Jalapeno Tamale.
☐ 31. Cheer on the Charlotte Knights.
☐ 32. Spend a Few Hours on a Blanket at Freedom Park.
☐ 33. Eat Where the Chefs Do.
☐ 34. Pull for the Panthers and the Hornets No Matter Where You Grew Up.
☐ 35. Root for the Other Home Teams.
☐ 36. Spend a Day at the U.S. National Whitewater Center.
☐ 37. Sip on the Best IPA in the World.
☐ 38. Get Lost.
☐ 39. Discover a Secret Garden.
☐ 40. Go Hunting.
☐ 41. Share With Nature.
☐ 42. Eat This.
☐ 43. Appreciate the Weather.
☐ 44. Stay in Town for Christmas.
☐ 45. Explore Uptown, Without Going Outside.
☐ 46. Go to Church.
☐ 47. Catch a Flick at the Historic Manor Theatre.
☐ 48. Ditch the Car.
☐ 49. Get to Know Your Food.
☐ 50. Be Proud of Your City.

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