Group streetcar ride to Earl's Grocery!

Phase I of the CityLYNX Gold Line streetcar project just opened! Let's celebrate with a group ride! Even if you can't meet in Uptown to ride the Gold Line, join us at our destination -- Earl's Grocery -- for a drink or dinner.

The Gold Line ride is FREE! Wear gold/yellow to show your support for the City's continued investment in this important transit connection. Click here for a map with Phase I stops shown on the solid yellow line.


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Join us after work on Thursday, July 16!

5:30pm - Meet at the Charlotte Transportation Center/TWC Arena streetcar stop on Trade St.  We'll hop on the first streetcar that leaves after 5:30. (If you miss the "first wave" or can't come until later, just take the next one and catch up at our destination.)

5:45pm (approximately) - Arrive at the Elizabeth & Hawthorne stop (4th stop from our starting location) and walk to Earl's Grocery (1609 Elizabeth Ave) on the same block. 

Please RSVP below so we can give Earl's an accurate headcount. 

Note: This event is organized by Sustain Charlotte. It is not an official or endorsed event of Charlotte Area Transit System (CATS).


July 16, 2015 at 5:30pm - 7:30pm
CTC/Arena Gold Line stop on Trade St
333 E Trade St
Charlotte, NC 28202
United States
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Meg Fencil · · 704-968-2187

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