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Cellar Door Wine Shop: Unlocking Concord’s Wine Experience

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   ๐Ÿ“ Cellar Door Wine Shop, 2 Union St S, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram The newest addition to Cabarrus County’s wine scene, the Cellar Door Wine Shop is now OPEN! โ€œLocated in the heart of downtown Concord, at the corner of Union and Cabarrus, Cellar Door Wine Shop is your destination for high-quality wines, wine experiences, and friendly guidance.โ€ Owners Robin and Andrew Angell had a shared vision to bring a unique wine experience to the community. Originally from Ohio, the Angells found themselves drawn to the charm of downtown Concord...

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Market 94: A New Vibrant Hub Elevates Local Artisans in Downtown Concord

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Market 94 owner Ashlynne Nestor fulfills dream of creating a permanent space for local artisans. ๐Ÿ“ Market 94, 46 Union St S, Concord, NC Website | Facebook | Instagram On January 13th, Market 94 celebrated its soft opening on Union Street in downtown Concord, fulfilling owner Ashlynne Nestor’s dream. Ashlynne, a Cabarrus County native, has always had a deep love for Union Street. When friends and family visited, she would proudly guide them down the historic street to support local businesses. Her journey to Market 94 began with a desire to support...

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๐ŸŽญ Comedic Magic and Youth Auditions at OCT This Weekend

The Old Courthouse Theatre (OCT) in Downtown Concord has a busy weekend ahead! ๐Ÿ“ Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring Street NW, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram โœจ COMEDY/MAGIC: Magician Dustin Adcock is bringing his show, SLEIGHTLY SOUTHERN, to the main stage this weekend only. His shows are a delightful synergy of magic, mystery, comedy, and wonder. ๐Ÿ“… Saturday, Jan 27th at 7:30pm ๐Ÿ“… Sunday, Jan 28th at 2:30pm ๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ Tickets can be ordered online and are $20 for adults/seniors/students. Children 12 and under are $15. Seating is General Admission. Doors open 45 minutes before showtime. ๐ŸŽญ...

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๐Ÿ•ฏ๏ธ Her Candle Bar Is Ready to Ignite Your Senses

Downtown Concord welcomes a new haven for self-care enthusiasts with the grand opening of Her Candle Bar. Her Candle Bar (Downtown Concord) ๐Ÿ“ 18 Cabarrus Ave W, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook Bria and David Smith, the visionary owners, have crafted Her Candle Bar to be a much-needed breath of beautifully scented fresh air amidst the downtown construction project, offering a positive and invigorating atmosphere for all. With a unique blend of do-it-yourself candle making, retail candles, cozy pajamas, and thoughtful gifts, it’s not just a store; it’s a celebration of self-care...

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๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น๐ŸŽ‰ Italian Market and Deli Celebrates Its 1-Year Anniversary

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   With a focus on authentic Italian cuisine and a commitment to quality, Tutti’s has quickly become a beloved destination. ๐Ÿ“Tutti’s Italian Market and Deli, 235 Cabarrus Ave E, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram Tutti’s Italian Market and Deli is a family-run establishment that brings the flavors and traditions of Italy to the heart of Concord. More than just a place to grab a bite to eatโ€”it’s a community space that invites everyone to come together, share delicious food, and create lasting memories. Tutti’s began...

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๐ŸŽ„ Three-Day Event Kicks Off Holiday Season

Contributor: Jamie Richardson Photography: Michael A. Anderson Photography   ๐Ÿ“… Dec 1stโ€“3rd 2023 ๐Ÿ“ The Hotel Concord, 14 Union Street N, Concord, NC 28025 In Cabarrus County, the Boys & Girls Club’s Festival of Trees has been a long-standing tradition that kicks off the holiday season in style, transforming the historic Hotel Concord into a winter wonderland filled with over 40 theme-decorated trees, dazzling lights, and the warmth of holiday cheer. The 19th Annual Festival of Trees, presented by The Hotel Concord Event Venue, is set to take place from December 1-3, 2023 at the...

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Concord Rotary Celebrates 100 Years of Service

Photography: Michael A. Anderson Photography   The Concord Rotary Club celebrated its centennial birthday with a Gala Event on Oct 19th at the Hotel Concord with over 100 Rotarians, guests, and distinguished members gathering to honor and give tribute to Concord Rotaryโ€™s legacy. Pat Horton, the Chair for the event commented, “It is such an honor to be a Rotarian and a Paul Harris Fellow. This service organization helps others by giving back to our community through local service projects such as the construction of ROTARY Square in downtown Concord and the playground at J.W. McGee...

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๐Ÿฆƒ ๐Ÿฅง Friendsgiving Feast at Table 11

Spending Thanksgiving Day with family, but want to celebrate with friends too? Family out of town, but you still want to enjoy those Thanksgiving dishes? ๐Ÿค—๐Ÿ‚ Grab your loved ones and head to Table 11 in Downtown Concord and savor the flavors of the season. Table 11 (Downtown Concord) ๐Ÿ“ 11 Union St S Suite 100, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram ๐Ÿ“… Nov 16th and Nov 18th โฐ Reservations available from 5โ€“9pm; Email, call (980) 246-2218, or message on social media ๐Ÿฅก Pre-Order Meals: You can also pre-order your ready-made Thanksgiving dinner from Table 11! ๐Ÿ“ž Reserve yours by calling...

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๐Ÿ’Ž ๐Ÿ’Ž ๐Ÿ’Ž A Legacy of Family Tradition and Community for 70 Years ๐Ÿ’Ž ๐Ÿ’Ž ๐Ÿ’Ž

The true beginning for Ellis Jewelers actually started in Downtown Gastonia amid the tumultuous times of the 1940s recession when Dan Levinsonโ€™s grandfather opened the familyโ€™s first jewelry store. This cherished establishment would go on to define an era and continue its legacy through the generations. ๐Ÿ“ Concord (Downtown) | 29 Union St S, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram Ellis, Dan’s father, worked at his fatherโ€™s Gastonia store during his college years. He graduated from Chapel Hill in 1950 and then served in the army for two years during the Korean War. Upon returning...

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๐ŸŒ ๐Ÿฝ๏ธ ๐Ÿค A Celebration of Cultures, Cuisine, and Community

The third annual Concord International Festival will be held on Saturday, Sept 30th in Downtown Concord showcasing the beauty of embracing different cultures. ๐Ÿ“ Concord (Downtown) Spring St. SW & Barbrick Ave. SW In a world that’s becoming increasingly interconnected, celebrating diversity and promoting multiculturalism are more important than ever. This exciting event is a collaborative effort between El Puente Hispano and the City of Concord, with a mission to foster dialogue, collaboration, and understanding among diverse communities. The 2022 festival was a resounding success,...

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๐Ÿ“ฟ๐ŸŒน Bead Lady Featured in Our State Magazine

Downtown Concord โ€œJewelโ€ of a shopโ€™s โ€œmemory beadโ€ service is highlighted in the September issue. ๐Ÿ“ Concord (Downtown Concord) | 1 Union St N, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram The Bead Lady is a full-service bead shop located in Downtown Concord, but they are also so much more! Owners Kathleen and Justin Reeder have been helping the local community make meaningful jewelry for over 20 years both locally and all over the country. The Reederโ€™s 14-step โ€œmemory beadโ€ making process is the highlight of the Our State article, where they repurpose flowers from weddings and funerals...

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๐Ÿบ Cheers to Four Years of Hops Success

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Southern Strain Brewing Companyโ€™s flagship Concord location is turning four and theyโ€™re throwing a two-day party that you won’t want to miss. ๐Ÿ“ Concord | 165 Brumley Ave NE Suite 3001, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram Located in downtown Concord, Southern Strain Brewing Company is more than just a brewery; it’s a hub of artful brewing, community activities, and memorable experiences. With a commitment to traditional and innovative brewing techniques, Southern Strain has carved a niche for itself in the craft beer scene, offering...

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๐Ÿ ๐ŸŒˆ๐ŸŒŸ Concord Dazzles with Lights Tour!

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Enjoy a colorful adventure during the Colorful Lights Historic Concord Walking Tour. Concord (Downtown Concord) ๐Ÿ“ Historic Downtown Concord District Website | Facebook | Instagram As the sun sets on warm September evenings, the streets of Downtown Concord will come alive with a burst of vibrant colors, inviting all to enjoyโ€”the Colorful Lights Tour. Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday throughout the month, residents and visitors alike can explore Downtown Concord, connect with others, and learn more about the rich history of the area. The Colorful Lights...

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๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ›๏ธ Davis Theatre Offers Intimate Musical Experience

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   The Davis Theatre in downtown Concord is a cultural hub with intimate performances and historic charm. Concord (Downtown Concord) | Cabarrus Arts Council ๐Ÿ“ 65 Union St S, Concord, NC 28026 Website | Facebook | Instagram Nestled in the heart of downtown Concord, the Davis Theatre has long been celebrated as a cultural hub, offering vibrant performances that resonate with its audience. Set in the beautifully renovated 1876 historic courthouse, it sets the stage for an intimate musical experience. With only 227 seats, every seat is close to the performance,...

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๐Ÿข๐Ÿค Downtown Nonprofit Center Fosters Growth

Sponsored by: Downtown Concord August 17th is National Nonprofit Day, So Weโ€™re Highlighting the New Nonprofit Center Located in Downtown Concord. National Nonprofit Day is celebrated annually on August 17th and serves as a reminder of the impactful contributions that nonprofit organizations make, fostering positive change and addressing the challenges that our communities face. Recently, the City of Concord opened the Downtown Concord Nonprofit Center on the lowest level of the former City Annex building, located at the corner of Barbrick Avenue and Union Street. In an effort to support local...

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๐ŸŽญ Local Theatre Launches 48th Season

The 2023-2024 Old Courthouse Theatre season kicks off on Thursday, August 17th with the much-anticipated presentation of Ken Ludwigโ€™s The Gods of Comedy. Concord (Downtown Concord) ๐Ÿ“ 49 Spring Street NW, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram Nestled within the historic district of Concord, the Old Courthouse Theatre is the areaโ€™s only volunteer community theatre and has been highlighting local talent on its stage for more than 45 years. This season boasts a compelling lineup of four plays spanning two weekends each plus two special events! The Old Courthouse Theatre offers an intimate...

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๐Ÿท ๐ŸŽ‰ Winery Celebrates 8th Anniversary

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Cabo Winery has a full lineup of festivities planned for its 8th-anniversary celebration on August 19th! Concord (Downtown Concord) ๐Ÿ“ 37 Union Street S, Ste A2, Concord, NC Website | Facebook | Instagram This charming winery, located in Downtown Concord, has been offering a comfortable environment that removes the intimidation from wine selection for almost a decade. Whether you’re an experienced wine lover or just curious, Cabo Winery promises an experience that is both inviting and engaging. With a wide selection of handcrafted wines, personalized...

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๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿณ Culinary Passion Meets Community Spirit

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Chef Bob VanAtta of Table 11 is providing memorable cooking and dining experiences in Cabarrus County. Chef Bob as he is affectionately known, has a deep passion for cooking and community. Recognizing the need for more dining options in downtown Concord, he seized the opportunity to provide locals and visitors alike with a memorable dining experience. As an avid cyclist who frequently rode along Union Street, Chef Bob fell in love with downtown Concordโ€™s history and charming atmosphere. Choosing downtown Concord as the location for his restaurant was a deliberate...

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