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From Charlotte Agenda: Belmont, our neighbor west of the Catawba River, offers a drastic change of pace and refreshing escape from the city just 15 miles outside Uptown. The small waterside town (pop. 10,784) exudes a mix of old school charm and New South swagger,...read more
From Charlotte Five: If you are recently engaged or know anyone who is, you know it is instantly time to celebrate. Planning an engagement party is not difficult once you get things started. The party can be immediately after the engagement, months later, very casual...read more
From The Commoner: My family and I came up for a visit to North Carolina when our oldest son was just six months old. We fell in love with the sheer diversity of landscapes, rich history, wide range of attractions, and temperate climate. We were so enamored that we...read more
From Our State Magazine: There’s a rhythm in the history of this Gaston County city, and chic restaurants and shops are creating an infectious new beat. Belmont began with two sounds. The first was the clamor of bells, ringing out through a hushed quiet. On the...read more
From Charlotte Five: Prior to last week, I had not been to Belmont, NC in a dozen years. I could probably have given you several dozen reasons why, and the majority of them would have involved me mistaking it for Gastonia. Fortunately, after an early trip out to the...read more
From Charlotte Magazine: IN FEBRUARY of 2017, a small specialty coffee shop with an artsy exterior opened in the quaint downtown of Belmont. It doesn’t seem like much—a tiny slice of a building perched on the corner of Main Street across from the town park. You’ll be...read more
From Business North Carolina: TechWorks, an incubator that will locate in downtown Belmont, is just one of the projects Gaston County leaders have underway designed to transform the county into a high-tech center that is already attracting businesses from all over the...read more
From Gaston Gazette: Shaggers and beach music enthusiasts can get ready to groove back to the streets of Belmont for the return of Friday Night Live. The city of Belmont has announced that the popular summer street concert series will return to Main Street after a...read more
From WBT-FM: The first stop on WBT's Hometown Tour of 2018 takes us to the charming town of Belmont on Friday, April 27. We're broadcasting live from Belmont 5 a.m. until 7 p.m. with all your favorite shows including WBT's Morning News with Bo Thompson, The Pat...read more
From WBT-FM: Mark Garrison talks to the owners of Cherubs Cafe and The Cotton Candy Factory the happiest places in Belmont. Read more from WBT-FM...read more