Charlotte is celebrating its 250th anniversary and will be celebrating with special events through May, 2019. We will keep updating Charlotte on the Cheap with CLT250 events. You can see some of them here.
Charlotte 250th Anniversary Celebration
Monday, December 3rd, 2018
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Square (Trade and Tryon)
December 3rd is the official anniversary of Charlotte’s founding.
This celebration includes:
- Live music
- Food trucks
- Remarks from Mayor Lyles and other dignitaries
- Thousands of pieces of cake provided by Johnson & Wales
Beginning at 6 a.m., Trade Street will close between College and Church Streets, and Tryon Street will close between 4th and 5th Streets.