Contributor: Jamie Richardson
Clearly, Cabarrus County values its seniors because there is SO MUCH to do just in the month of March. We’ve rounded up just a few to spotlight.
Senior Health and Wellness Expo: The Whole U
Wednesday, March 8, 2023, from 10:30am-2:00pm
Get ready to experience top-tier education that fuels the mind, body, heart, and soul! See you on campus! Free health screenings, exhibits, medication disposal, informative displays, door prizes, and refreshments will all be available. Learn about the health and well-being resources available to you!
2023 Cabarrus Senior Games...
Whether you are a seasoned runner looking to cross the finish line first in your age group or a long-time Walk Cabarrus participant striving to complete your first 5K, Cabarrus County has a race for you.
Our friends at Walk Cabarrus have compiled a list of 5K races taking place in Cabarrus County this year. Don’t see your favorite race on the list? Help us compile as many races as we can by filling out our online content suggestion form and we will make sure it is included.
Not quite ready (or interested) in running?
Many of these events have a 1-mile walk or fun run component, so check their...
Contributor: Jamie Richardson
Derek Kilgore has been passionate about cigars for over a decade, which is why he opened The Cigar Loft in January 2020.
Whether you are a cigar aficionado or a novice looking to learn more, The Cigar Loft has something for everyone. Kilgore opened his business right before the pandemic and is now surrounded by the courthouse and apartment construction in the middle of downtown Concord. But the oasis he has created, tucked away on the second floor of the building at 76 Union Street, keeps members coming back again and again.
The Cigar Loft offers a great...
Presented by Team Honeycutt, nationally recognized, but locally focused. The Spring Market is upon us and we can help you navigate and understand how things have changed. Contact one of our agents today!
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Why We Love It: The home is all about luxury and is perfect for entertaining both inside and out. Guests can enjoy their own suite on the main level or have the entire bottom level with its own second kitchen. So much to see and experience in this home.
Home Specs: 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths, 6,802 sq. ft.
Pictured: Bryson Battle, 2021 Best Actor Award Winner
Photo Credit: Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
The Blumey Awards is a regional High School Musical Theatre Awards program, and eight of our local Cabarrus County schools have nominated their upcoming musicals to be judged for the competition.
Why is it important? Because in 2021, the Blumey Best Actor Award went to our very own CabCo student, Bryson Battle of Hickory Ridge High School in Harrisburg.
Man Can Bryson Sing!
You may remember hearing Bryson Battle sing in person if you attended the Cabarrus Arts Council’s Breakfast for...
This is one of our favorite family events across all of Cabarrus County… and it’s FREE! Opera Carolina comes to town to perform two shows on the Davis Theatre stage as part of the Cabarrus Arts Council’s Family Day.
🎭 Reserve your seats for either the 1:00 pm Show or 3:00 pm Show. This lively performance is sure to delight the kids and adults alike!
Enjoy the other free activities that are part of Family Day (1-4 pm), including craft stations perfect for preschool/school-age children and their families. English and Spanish-speaking volunteers will be available to help with crafts.
Did you know that 2023 is the Year of the Trail in North Carolina? Our friends at Walk Cabarrus have an entire section of their website dedicated to Where to Walk, including all of the great trails around Cabarrus County.
🥾 Each month, there’s a theme for Year of the Trail, along with an activity to go along with it. For February, they want to invite you on a date on one of your favorite trails…and for you to invite a friend or loved one to join you!
Share your “trail date” pictures on social media and be sure to tag the Great Trails NC on Instagram or Facebook and Walk Cabarrus...
Did you see the Instagram or Facebook post of two people dancing in front of the Gem Theatre’s marquee last week? The Cabarrus Weekly had to know!
We tracked the dancer down and learned more about him and why he chose to dance in front of the Gem Theatre!
His name is Matt Lopez and he is a dance teacher/professor based in New York City. He’s currently driving across the United States on a Reels Tour USA and will end up in southern California eventually.
Along the way, he has been wowing his 15.8K Instagram followers and his 70K Facebook followers shooting Reels featuring dances and...
As Black History Month kicks off, be sure to make plans to attend the 2023 North Carolina Black Heritage Festival at the Cabarrus Arena on Feb 26th from 1-5 pm. This year’s theme is “Remember the Past, Celebrate the Present, & Shape the Future.”
This is a great way to support black-owned businesses with over 100 companies represented with free giveaways, discounts, and coupons making the vendor shopping experience like none other.
This family-friendly event will also feature performances, a kids’ zone, arts & crafts, and lots of fun!
Click here for ticket information!