Charlotte SHOUT!, the uptown festival combining arts, music, food, entertainment and art installations, will return this September after being scrapped last year in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.
The festival will run from Sept. 17-Oct. 3, Blumenthal Performing Arts and Charlotte Center City Partners said Friday. The announcement comes just days before North Carolina opens up COVID-19 vaccinations to anyone 16 or older.
“Our goal is to make Charlotte SHOUT! the most inspiring annual festival in the Southeast celebrating art, music, food and ideas,” said Blumenthal President Tom Gabbard, in a statement “This year