The Queen City may be known for its conservative suits and banker types, but if you hit up the right spots, you'll definitely stumble upon some classy fashionistas and stylish studs. Don't believe Charlotte has fashion in its belly? Then you should check out Charlotte North Carolina Fashion Week, an event for emerging designers, boutiques, models and fashion students to show off their designs and talent. In addition to the fabulous runway activity from local and national designers, there will be sponsor giveaways, live entertainment, and so much more. Continues on Sept. 11 and 12. $35-$65. 7 p.m. Mint Museum of Art, 2730 Randolph Road. 1-866-388-4TIX. www.charlottencfashionweek.com.