Looking to get a taste of classic Charlotte? Check out the Plaza Midwood Home & Garden tour this weekend (May 1st and 2nd). This home and garden tour features some of Charlotte’s characteristic craftsman bungalows, stately colonials, and more. The tour will feature 9 stops and will include some local spots such as the Vine United Methodist Church and The Light Factory. You can see the full list of homes participating here and learn a little bit more about them. If you are unfamiliar with Plaza Midwood, this centrally located area is just a few miles from uptown and is filled with restored homes, local restaurants and businesses and tons of things to do. The Home & Garden tour will kick off with a candle light event on Friday night from 6-8pm and then run throughout the day on Saturday from 10am-4pm. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 day of. For information about tickets click here. In addition to this Home and Garden Tour, the Historic Rosedale Plantation is also celebration its bicentennial this weekend with a Garden Tour of its grounds and featuring a look back at the Gardens of days past, definitely worth checking out if you’re in the area!