Charlotte Turns 250 Years Old on Monday

Happy Birthday, Charlotte! The Queen City is celebrating the 250th year since it's founding by Colonial Gov. William Tryon on December 3, 1768.

You can celebrate the city between 11:30 am and 1:30 pm on Monday with food trucks and birthday cake. Streets around the square will not open until 5 pm. 

Visit for more info on the celebration!