Welcome to NoDa is Charlotte’s historic arts and entertainment district – a neighborhood where the people are as diverse as the art, live music, craft beers, restaurants, custom gifts and tattoos you will find here. NoDa is dedicated to promoting the arts, living eco-friendly lifestyles, supporting small businesses, encouraging diversity and aiding fellow charities.



Charlotte's historic arts and entertainment district is centered two miles from Uptown at North Davidson and 36th Streets.



View photos from around NoDa and see all that's hip and happening.



The NoDa Neighborhood and Business Association is the official “Voice of the Arts District”: the volunteer-run nonprofit organization that supports the neighborhood at large.


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NoDa News

Find all the latest news and stories about NoDa - flip through the latest edition of our local monthly paper, the NoDa News, or download previous issues here.


Have great content for a submission, but getting stumped on where it belongs? Here are some examples of what types of submissions work for the various categories online and in print.

Events Calendar (have a specific date, time, location, and types that tend to recur)
- Events can be submitted on as well as into the NoDa News

Hart Witzen Presents: "Retrospective"
Revolution Trivia Nights (enter for every Wednesday)
Solstice Tavern Trivia Nights (enter for every Tuesday)
NoDaRioty Presents: All Arts Market
Red Wine Education Evening at Dolce Vita
Vivian B. Fall Fashion Show
The Avett Brothers at Neighborhood Theatre

Trending Topics (are "general awareness" articles that are timely and either: A. short blurbs of news that might not be large enough for a NoDa News article or B. news that would make a great NoDa News article, but the trending topic occurred in-between NoDa News printings. NoDa News editors will look at trending topics for future NoDa News articles that can be featured).
- Trending Topics can be submitted on

Orange Olive Features Local Artist, Beth Jackson, this Week
Lynx BLE Latest Road Closings
Heist Brewery Still Alive in Craft Brew Contest
Drew Brees Pops in Boudreauxs and Raves about Gumbo Ya-Ya
8 Days Left to Enter Blind Pig's March Madness Marathon
Gluten-Free Crepe Now Available at Crepe Cellar
NoDa Yoga Offering FREE Classes this Weekend

NoDa News Articles (are more lengthy, general, and wholistic in nature. These articles are not extremely timely - they are broad enough subjects that a 15-30 day lead time before printing would be adequate. Yes, there could be some cross-over between trending topics and NoDa News articles, but no worries! Just follow general guidelines and admins/editors will help).
- Click here (HOTLINK) for details on submitting to the NoDa News. The latest issue of the NoDa News will always be featured on the homepage of and will also be archived online.

NoDa Brewing Hosts 5K to Aid Boston
CAST Welcomes Guest Director for the Spring Season
Evening Muse and Chop Shop Teaming Up for Local Songwriter Showcase
Johnston & Mecklenburg Mills Honored as National Historic Re-Development of the Year
The Heat is On: NoDa's 7th Annual Chili Contest
Cabo Fish Taco Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Ruby's Gifts Expanding Location

Trending in NoDa

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