There really isn’t a better combination than a night out for a movie and dessert. Dessert and movie nights are perfect for so many occasions—date nights, family nights, friend nights, or solo nights—no matter the reason, it’s always a great idea. When you live at our apartments in Charlotte, you not only have your choice of dessert options but theaters as well. Here are some movie theaters and dessert spots for a fun night out near Elizabeth Station.
AMC Park Terrace 6
Just over ten minutes from our apartments in Elizabeth Charlotte are the AMC Park Terrace 6 Theatres. Watch all of the latest Hollywood hits while sitting in heated recliners that can be reserved in advance. You can also order food and drink from an app on your phone, including adult beverages from MacGuffins Bar. Buy tickets, see what’s playing, and more on the AMC Park Terrace 6 website.
Regal Phillips Place
Another fantastic theater option with more screens to choose from, head over to Regal Phillips Place. Featuring the newest releases, you’ll love getting lost in the plot while relaxing in the plush seating and enjoying snacks from the concession stand. Purchase your tickets, view showtimes, and more on the Regal Phillips Place website.
There really isn’t anything more decadent than a freshly made cookie. Insomnia Cookies is less than 2.5 miles away from our Charlotte apartments and they’re whipping up some of the most scrumptious, mouthwatering sweet treats you can imagine. In addition to crazy delicious cookies like Red Velvet, Peanut Butter Chip, and Double Chocolate Mint, they also have spreadable cookie butters, Cookie’wiches, cakes, ice cream, and more. View the entire menu and more on the Insomnia Cookies website.
Head on over to your neighborhood ice cream shop at Elizabeth Creamery. This classic ice creamery lets you choose a waffle cone, sugar cone, or dish to act as your base for creamy flavor choices like Rocky Road, Cookies and Cream, and Blueberry Cheesecake. They also have shakes, sundaes, banana splits, and cakes. Follow the Elizabeth Creamery Facebook page to stay updated on flavors.
Two Scoops Creamery
You’ll only need to drive five minutes to reach Two Scoops Creamery, yet another super tasty ice cream shop near our apartments in Charlotte. Offering over 32 homemade flavors all year long, they also have seasonal creations as well. Each flavor is fun, playful, and made with love. With so many flavors to choose from, you’ll have a hard time deciding between Thin Mint Crunch, Cookie Monster, Raspberry Tracks, or Not Your Mama’s Pumpkin Pie. Head to the Two Scoops Creamery website for all the information you need.
Simply Southern Baking Co.
Sucker for baked goods? Then you’ll probably find yourself at Simply Southern Baking Co. quite often. This nostalgic bakery is baking up some of the sweetest, yummiest treats from the early 60s to the late 90s. Snack cakes, “Dunkaroos,” “Pop-Tarts,” cupcakes, cookies, and bars are just some of the items you’ll find coming out of their kitchen. Visit the Simply Southern Baking Co. website to view the menu.
Another wonderful bakery option is Villani’s Bakery, a New York-Italian-style establishment that is serving incredibly tasty treats to-go. Boasting mainstays and seasonal menu items, every single pastry tastes like it was sent from heaven. Turnovers, cream puffs, macarons, crumb cakes, bialys, and more—grab a coffee drink and indulge yourself with a couple of these dreamy creations. Head over to Villani’s Bakery’s website to view everything they have to offer.
Sunflour Baking Company
More baked goods! Sunflour Baking Company is going to be another one of your new favorite dessert spots. Known as a local staple, this well-known bakery has muffins, scones, croissants, cakes, and rolls that are simply to die for. They are also making breakfast sandwiches, lunch sandwiches, and paninis. You’ll definitely want to pick up a loaf of bread or a few cupcakes to take home before you go. See both their seasonal and main menus on the Sunflour Baking Company website.
Treat yourself and relax with a flick at these awesome dessert and theater options near our apartments in Charlotte. Then swing by Elizabeth Station and tour our stunning units and property.