Monday, January 27, 2014

Break out your red gowns and red bow ties

The Greater Charlotte Heart Ball, Charlotte's largest annual formal gala, starts at 6 p.m. Feb. 8 with a reception and silent auction at the NASCAR Hall of Fame, 400 E. Martin Luther King Blvd. There’s also a seated dinner and live auction. Tickets are $250 per person at

That’s just one of the American Heart Association’s events in Charlotte in February, which is American Heart Month. Others include National Wear Red Day on Feb. 7 and the Macy’s Go Red Total Makeover Event from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 8 at Macy’s at SouthPark mall.


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