Cultures

We’re so glad you’re here!

Whether you’ve just moved to Charlotte or have simply moved across town to a new home or neighborhood, we’re excited you’ve chosen the Queen City as your home!

We recognize the important role residents like you, play in the vibrancy of our city’s neighborhoods and we encourage you to get involved and stay connected. The WelcomeCLT.org website contains useful links, videos, information and resources to help you get settled in your new home.

Take a few minutes to explore this site further and remember to add it to your bookmarks.

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Charlotte residents originate from all corners of the globe!

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We have a rich history!

1780

Battle of Charlotte was fought.
1800s

1837

Charlotte Mint opens.

1875

Charlotte public schools established.
1900s
1920s

1921

WBT radio begins broadcasting.
1930s

1936

Mint Museum opens.
1940s
1950s

1955

Ovens Auditorium opens.
1980s

1988

Charlotte Hornets basketball team begins playing.
1990s

1992

North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center opens.

1995

Carolina Panthers begins playing as the first NFL team in the Carolinas.
2000s

2010

NASCAR Hall of Fame opens.

Read the full Charlotte-Mecklenburg story!

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