11 Photo-Worthy Murals in Plaza Midwood
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11 Photo-Worthy Murals in Plaza Midwood

By Alicia Renée Thomas
Thursday, Oct 19 2017

Charlotte’s neighborhoods all have such different vibes. Driving from South End to Dilworth to Uptown can feel like you’re passing through three totally different cities! NoDa and Plaza Midwood have secured their spots as the “artsy” neighborhoods of the Queen City—both are bursting with murals painted by local artists, just begging to be Instagrammed. Take a self-guided tour through Plaza's most photo-worthy murals.

Embark on a Tour of Plaza's Best Murals at Plaza Midwood
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1. Adorable Ice Cream Monsters

Two Scoops Creamery
913 Central Ave.

Artist: Miriam Medrano Yumet
Date: 2016

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2. LGBTQ + Pride

White Rabbit
920 Central Ave.

Artist: Gilcroy Designs
Date: August 2012

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3. Greetings From Plaza Midwood

The Station
2131 Central Ave.

Artist: Unknown
Date: Unknown

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4. Crazy Cartoons

Coaltrane’s Char Grill
1518 Central Ave.
Artist: Matt Moore & Matt Hooker
Date: October 2017

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5. Superheroes

Midwood Smokehouse
1401 Central Ave.

Artist: Unknown
Date: 2014

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6. Wonderland Rabbit

The Rabbit Hole
1801 Commonwealth Ave.

Artist: Unknown
Date: Unknown

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7. Go Bananas

Jackalope Jack’s
1801 Commonwealth Ave.

Artist: Unknown
Date: Unknown

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8. Chicken Cuddles

Resident Culture Brewing
2101 Central Ave.

Artist: Maryssa Pickett
Date: August 2017

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9. Thirsty Beaver

The Thirsty Beaver Saloon
1225 Central Ave.

Artist: Unknown
Date: Unknown

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10. Underwater Adventure

Providence Auto Repair
1315 Pecan Ave.

Artist: Nick Napoletano
Date: 2017

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11. Bob Marley

One Love Smoke Shop
1041 Central Ave.

Artist: Alex Delarge
Date: 2015

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Alicia is a freelance writer and the co-founder of Work For Your Beer. When she's not on her laptop, you can find her on her yoga mat or playing with her puppy, Luna.
11 Photo-Worthy Murals in Plaza Midwood
11 Photo-Worthy Murals in Plaza Midwood