TOUR
PLAZA
MIDWOOD

Join us on one of our themed walking tours of Charlotte's most diverse neighborhood!
Visit breweries, restaurants, shops, murals, & hear how this neighborhood has evolved over its unique 100 years of history. Come experience the kitsch, the culture, & the diversity of the hippest hood in the Queen City and see why Plaza Midwood is one of the "BEST NEIGHBORHOODS IN AMERICA TO SPEND A WEEKEND"!

"THE BEST NEIGHBORHOODS IN AMERICA TO SPEND A WEEKEND" - THRILLIST

"The funky, beating heart of Charlotte is one of the hidden gems of the whole dang South."

"BEST BIG-CITY BARGAINS" - Money

"Just 10 minutes by car from the center of Charlotte, this artsy, bike-friendly neighborhood is an interesting mix of the gritty and the pretty: You’ll see tattoo parlors alongside antiques shops and beautiful historic architecture."

WALK THE BEATEN PATH!

Go to places only locals are familiar with. Learn the history of hideouts and avenues that explain what being a local is all about.

SEE THE ART!

From wall poetry to political statements, see wall murals on the exterior walls of historic buildings. In recent years local and national artists have been decorating Plaza Midwood with their art and it has become a significant part of the neighborhood’s story.

WET YOUR APPETITE!

From Diners, Drive-Ins, & Dives to Food Paradise, learn the stories behind the numerous restaurants, bars, & breweries that have not only become local legends, but have gained national notoriety as well.

ABOUT...

  • Tour Plaza Midwood conducts outside cultural walking tours along the sidewalks and streets of this historic, fun, & diverse community! 
  • Guides share how the neighborhood was founded, how it has changed through the years, and what has led it to being one of the most significant communities in Charlotte.
  • Tours stop frequently along routes for points of interest, fun facts, art, and to allow time for photos & questions!
  • Tours range from 1-1.5 miles along the sidewalks, streets, & alleys of the neighborhood. Comfortable shoes are advised and participants should be able to step over curbs and walk on various surfaces. 
  • Tours are outside so it is recommended to dress appropriately for the weather and stay hydrated…sunglasses, sunscreen, umbrella, rain jacket, bottled water, etc.
  • Group size is limited so that tours can finish on time while still allowing plenty of time for interaction & questions!
  • See our Frequently Asked Questions for more details!

Coffee Tours: returning soon!

Food Tours: coming soon!

UPCOMING DATES....Plaza Midwood Beer Tours:

Beer samples and brewery tours at local breweries…all while walking through the business district of Plaza Midwood learning the history and experiencing the culture!

There are no upcoming Events at this time.

UPCOMING DATES....Plaza Midwood Cultural Tours:

Our guide will take you through the business district of Plaza Midwood, explaining the history and the unique story of this neighborhood. You’ll also hear about unique restaurants, shops, breweries, and the gentrification. This tour is 100% outside and does not include any food or drinks. If interested in beer samples, look for our Plaza Midwood Beer Tour!

There are no upcoming Events at this time.

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  •   I've lived in Plaza Midwood for a long time and was so excited to learn so many interesting new facts.

    Ianb1979
    11/15/2019
  •   Came into visit some family and friends for the weekend and decided to take the new tour in Plaza Midwood. We were really taken aback how the area has changed... read more

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    8/12/2018
Tour Plaza Midwood
5.0
Based on 2 Reviews
Stephanie C.
Stephanie C.
2018-12-01 15:59:14
Awesome tour! We did a brewery/cultural tour. We went on two brewery tours and a flight was included at each. We walked about a mile or so to see all of the... read more
Michael B.
Michael B.
2018-12-01 15:57:23
This tour is Amazing! Mark is very knowledgeable about Plaza Midwood. He showed us around the neighbors and took us to local breweries. The tour comes with... read more

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