Only two weekends are left to see Gunther von Hagens' BODY WORLDS & The Cycle of Life before it leaves Charlotte on Sunday, May 1. Presented by Novant Health, this fascinating exhibit takes guests on a journey of self-discovery to witness the body living through time—as it changes, grows, matures, peaks and finally wanes.
Carowinds is preparing to make a big splash this spring with the opening of the Carolina’s largest waterpark, Carolina Harbor, and the launch of the world’s first intra-active 3-D experience, Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare: 3Z Arena.
McLeod Plantation was built on the riches of sea island cotton, made possible by enslaved people whose work and culture are embedded in the Lowcountry’s foundation. It is a living tribute to the men and women and their descendants who persevered in their efforts to achieve freedom,equality and justice.
From grand gowns to delicate dresses, explore centuries of wedding fashion with this new exhibition of movie costumes and family heirlooms. Showcased in Biltmore House, award-winning costumes from iconic movies including Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, and Out of Africa are paired with exquisite floral designs complementing each film’s era. The exhibition continues in Antler Hill Village with stories of Vanderbilt and Cecil weddings, along with the firstever display of the wedding veil worn by Jacqueline Kennedy and other family members.