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Dishes & Delights of Dilworth Tour

Food/Tasting, Education, Tour

Historic Dilworth was Charlotte’s first streetcar neighborhood and the successful enterprise of an influential visionary of his time. Stroll along tree-lined streets to learn about the history of the neighborhood and Edward Dilworth Latta’s vision for a community where Charlotteans could live, work, and play, which would become the model for the city’s continued growth. Explore the legacy of entrepreneurs who got their start in Dilworth as you savor dishes from homegrown restaurants, and discover the vibrant community of business owners that draws new restaurateurs and unique flavors to the area. This food tour includes: • Specialties from six culinary establishments including restaurants, wine bars, casual eateries, and culinary retail • Tastings of local beer, wine pairing, and craft cocktail samples • Opportunities to interact with the key players at each restaurant and hear their stories about their businesses, personal journeys, and specialties • Enlightening blind tastings and hands-on demonstrations • Introduction to the neighborhood’s history and growth, with a walk along a historic streetcar thoroughfare