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Since 1997, Charlotte magazine has dedicated its May issue to the BEST OF THE BEST. We call it The BOBS, and we recognize the city's finest in food and drink, nightlife, entertainment, shopping, mind and body, and more- hundreds of winners in all. And then we throw a huge party! The event offers all of Charlotte a chance to sample the best food and drink as well as mingle with all of the BOB winners. It has become one of the most anticipated parties in the city. Check back here for more information on the 2014 BOB Awards! Voting will begin in January.

WINNERS

The 2013 BOB Award winners have been announced! See the winners here.  Congrats to all the winners! For a complete guide of BOB winners from 2011-2013, check out our BOB Winners' Guide by clicking here.

EVENT

The 2013 BOB Award party was held at Label Charlotte Thursday, May 23. BOB Award-winning restaurants including Bad Daddy's Burger Bar, e2 emeril's eatery, Sushi Guru, Queen City Q, TCBY, Pickleville, Bean Vegan Cuisine, Duckworth's Grill and Taphouse, and Cantina 1511 served their delicious food. Live entertainment including dancers, performances by Caroline Calouche, Hannibal, Miss Mena and Caricatures by Joel. The event was hosted by 107.9 the Link's Kelly McKay and Ramona Holloway and 107.9 the Link's Anthony Michaels Show was live. Thank you to all who attended!

VIDEO

Video by: Vittorio Video Productions

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Ainsa III

Categories
  • Arts & Culture

Essential Information

Charlotte, NC

Queen’s Table, the anonymous group behind this UNC Charlotte Center City sculpture, is the same group that commissioned and funded the famed Sculptures on the Square at Trade and Tryon. With Ainsa III, by artist Jaume Plensa, Charlotte has a new public art icon. Metal letters from nine international alphabets comprise the 12-foot-tall figure, which was installed last year. Like Charlotte, Ainsa III represents cultures across the world. Find it between the campus and First Ward Park.

Additional Information

Year Won: 2016

Pick: Editor's Pick

Award: Best New Public Art - 2016

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