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"!

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!

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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.

What people are saying...

  •   This funky tour of the Plaza Midwood neighborhood easily earned 5 stars!! Mark was a fabulous tour guide, he was knowledgeable about the history of the neighborhood, knew quirky nuggets... read more

    thumb sashaniela
    8/13/2018

      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

    thumb David M
    8/12/2018
  •   We went as a local group of Realtors who all live in the area. The tour was fun and educational. I learned alot I didnt know about the neighborhood even... read more

    Dawon16
    11/19/2019

      This tour is a great way to spend the afternoon for long time residents or newbies to Charlotte. The group went to three breweries and learned about the brewing process... read more

    thumb foodie248
    1/14/2019
  •   The art and History in Plaza Midwood is amazing!! I loved this tour and highly recommend it. The art alone was really cool to hear about!

    BBURRIS222
    11/19/2019

      Had a great time on this tour! We went in a small group of 12 people to 3 different brewery locations in the Plaza Midwood area. The guide was very... read more

    thumb Abby K
    1/15/2019
Tour Plaza Midwood 5.0 star rating 6 reviews
Charlotte, NC 28205

(980) 237-9958

Jeffrey S.'s Review Jeffrey S.
5.0 star rating

Had an unexpectedly great time tonight on a "Tour Plaza Midwood" walk. We visited Pour, Pilot Brewing and Legion Brewing. There were about 9 others on the...

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Michael B.'s Review Michael B.
5.0 star rating

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...

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Stephanie C.'s Review Stephanie C.
5.0 star rating

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...

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