Addie Rising

Addie Rising is a proud Charlotte resident with over a decade's worth of researching, writing and editing experience. She currently works as a freelance writer and web editor.


Since February 2007, Addie has served as the calendar and web editor for Charlotte magazine where she stays on top of all arts and entertainment events that take place in the Queen City. Prior to that, Addie wrote, edited and produced content for in Charlotte, in Fort Lauderdale, The Palm Beach Post Online, and the Pasadena Star News in Pasadena, Calif.


Addie majored in journalism at the University of Missouri in Columbia.

Addie Rising

I'm so excited to be your guide to Charlotte and I hope to share a new perspective on this beautiful city with so much history. As a native Californian, learning about my new hometown is something I'm passionate about as this is the only home my children have known. I'm eager to share my knowledge about and love for the Queen City with you.

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