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📽️🍿 Cap Off Your Year with Affordable Holiday Movie Fun

Take a break from your holiday shopping and make plans to catch two of the hottest movies of the season at the Historic Gem Theatre in Downtown Kannapolis.

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🏡🎄 Historical Homes and Heritage: A Christmas Journey of Beauty

Enjoy the Eastern Cabarrus Historical Society’s Christmas Tour of Historical Homes on Dec 9th from 11am–6pm. The tour offers a leisurely exploration of homes that boast a mix of historic and festive decorations.

🕹️🔍 Lights, Laughter, Action! Unveiling Game Show Arena LIVE!

Are you ready to step into the spotlight and become a contestant on your favorite game show? The Game Show Arena LIVE is a FUN and energetic experience that will transport you into the world of game shows, where you can spin the massive 8-foot wheel, compete in exciting challenges, and put your skills to the test with your family, friends, or colleagues.

4 Ways You Can Honor Our Veterans

Attend the Veterans Day Celebration hosted by Cabarrus County Veterans Service, the City of Concord, and the BGC Keystone Club starting at 11am at the Boys & Girls Club. The program will conclude with refreshments provided by Oak Grove Baptist Church Veterans Ministry.
Geekery Market

Geekery Market Comes to Cabarrus Arena

The Geekery Market, a celebration of all things geeky for anyone passionate about pop culture and fandom comes to the Cabarrus Arena.

🌟 Local Stars “Step Out” for the Arts 💃🕺

Cabarrus Art Council’s Dancing for the Arts is an unforgettable night of dancing, entertainment, and community spirit.
Hornets Legend Muggsy Bogues to Appear at Launch Party

🏀🍺 Hornets Legend Muggsy Bogues to Appear at Launch Party

Old Armor Beer Company becomes an Official Craft Beer Partner of the Charlotte Hornets with the launch of Stinger Ale. 📅 Saturday, October 21, 2023 📍 Old Armor Beer Company, […]

🚒 Fire Truck Celebration Comes to Kannapolis

The Kannapolis Fire Department fire truck celebration in October includes a parade, food drive, and bloodmobile.

🤠🎤🥳 Scotty McCreery to Headline Harrisburg Celebration

The town of Harrisburg is set to mark a historic milestone – its 50th Anniversary Celebration. This eagerly anticipated event promises exciting activities, food trucks and a beer garden, a concert featuring country music sensation Scotty McCreery, and a spectacular drone show.

🎃🐺 Howl-O-Ween Begins at GWL This Week!

From Sept 29th – Oct 31st, Great Wolf Lodge transforms into a Spooktacular Howl-O-Ween playground perfect for CabCo Residents.

⚾️🍻 Oktoberfest at the Ballpark Oct 6th–8th

This is the 4th year for this FREE event at Atrium Health Ballpark featuring Authentic Food, Drinks, and lots of Vendors to Visit.

🌍 🍽️ 🤝 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. In a world that’s becoming increasingly interconnected, celebrating diversity and promoting multiculturalism are more important than ever.

🍷🍻 Raise a Glass to “Toast of Kannapolis”

Get ready, wine and beer enthusiasts, because the much-anticipated “Toast of Kannapolis” is back! Savor the best of our local breweries and wineries all in one place.

🎪 Step Right Up to Gibson Mill Market’s Grand Opening Event

This carnival-themed extravaganza promises a week filled with entertainment, attractions, circus acts, live music, and more. The festivities will kick off on Tuesday, September 12th, and run through Sunday, September 17th.

🎶 🏛️ Davis Theatre Offers Intimate Musical Experience

The Davis Theatre in downtown Concord is a cultural hub with intimate performances and historic charm. The 2023-2024 season promises to be a captivating journey through various genres and cultural influences. With a variety of options available, including single-show tickets as well as full-season and flex-season ticket packages, the theater ensures that there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

🎉 Explore Cabarrus Launches New Interactive Website

The Cabarrus County CVB’s new website,, is LIVE and ready for you to explore! The new site showcases the area by pairing vibrant imagery and helpful content with enhanced user experience and improved site navigation.

🥎 ⚾ New Softball and Baseball Training Facility Opens in Concord

D-BAT has opened a 22,580-square-foot facility in Cabarrus County for aspiring athletes seeking excellence in these sports.

🎪🍅🐷🎡 Experience the Thrills and Delights of the Cabarrus County Fair!

Get ready for an extravaganza of fun, food, and entertainment as the annual Cabarrus County Fair returns to the Cabarrus Arena & Events Center September 8-16!

🎭 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 Ludwig’s The Gods of Comedy.

🌟🔪 Chilling Celebrity Encounters Coming to Concord

Prepare for a weekend full of scary star-studded encounters, spine-chilling merchandise, educational insights, and unforgettable memories at this year’s Mad Monster Expo! From August 25th to 27th, Embassy Suites in Concord will host this bone-chilling event that guarantees a thrilling journey for both horror enthusiasts and those seeking an adrenaline rush.

📚 Acclaimed NC Novelist Coming to Concord

Goldberry Books has teamed up with Cabarrus Brewing Co to host an evening with acclaimed NC author David Joy on August 26th from 6:30-8:30pm.

🌟 ⚾ Cannon Ballers Swing Big for a Special Cause

Starry Night is a full day of activities including a 5K, evening ballgame, silent auction, lantern ceremony, and fireworks! Saturday, August 19th is a big day at Atrium Health Ballpark as the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers offer a full lineup of activities to raise funds and awareness for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation.

💖 Barbie Mania Is Painting K-Town Pink!

With tickets starting at $4, the Gem Theatre seems to be the place to see the sizzling hot new Barbie movie! Why do we love it? The prices of course!

🧒🏽 🎻 👧 Applications Being Accepted for New Youth Orchestra

The Cabarrus County Youth Orchestra (CCYO) aims to provide local students with a unique opportunity to learn to play stringed instruments. Registration is now open for the CCYO which will provide weekly classes primarily focused on violin, viola, cello, and double bass.

⛳ 🌴 Jungle-Themed Adventure Celebrates 3 Years of Fun

Jocko’s Mini Golf has something for everyone with birthday party options, an arcade, SnoCones, and even Date Nights. Surrounded by palm trees, lagoons, and waterfalls, this family-friendly entertainment center in Kannapolis has kids, families and community members enjoying 18 holes of mini-golf and a whole lot more! Check out their drone video of the entire facility.

⛳ Tee It Up for CabCo Kids

The Ben Mynatt Children’s Foundation Children’s Classic Golf Tournament has raised and distributed over $1,052,000 in cumulative giving in our region. Now in its 22nd year, this tournament helps fund The Ben Mynatt Children’s Foundation which provides financial assistance to non-profits whose missions seek to improve the lives of children of Cabarrus County.

Uncover Local History with the “Miles for Museums” Passport Program

The “Miles for Museums” passport program is a fun and educational initiative for the whole family. This passport program encourages people to explore the area’s museums and communities, offering an exciting opportunity to discover local history and win prizes along the way. The program operates on a simple principle: visit museums, collect passport stamps, and become eligible to win prizes.

Cabarrus Brewing Company to Host Inaugural CabCo Summer Movie Night

Cabarrus County residents are in for a treat this summer as the first-ever CabCo Summer Movie Night takes place on July 8th at Cabarrus Brewing Company. With free admission, games, snacks, and the featured movie “The Sandlot,” this event aims to bring families and friends together for a memorable summer evening. 

🇺🇸 Patriotism Flows Through Kannapolis This 4th of July

Team USA’s Collegiate National Team will be in Kannapolis in an exciting matchup with Chinese Taipei at Atrium Health Ballpark. This event not only showcases the talents of the nation’s most promising young baseball stars but also promises an unforgettable evening of entertainment with a grand finale of post-game fireworks.

🇺🇸 🎆 Early Independence Celebration on June 24th

The Town of Mount Pleasant is kicking off Cabarrus County’s Independence Day celebrations on Saturday, June 24th, 2023, 5-10:30pm at Town Hall Park. The festivities will feature a parade, live music, delicious food vendors, and a dedication ceremony for the newly opened McAllister Park. The night will culminate with a dazzling fireworks display, creating a memorable experience for attendees of all ages.

🧘 Discover Yourself. Discover Yoga.

Whether you’re a seasoned yogi or a beginner, there are many yoga studios and classes in Cabarrus County that offer something for everyone. From traditional yoga classes to yoga and beer events, there are many ways to celebrate National Yoga Day. So grab your yoga mat, find a class that suits your needs, and enjoy the many benefits of yoga!

🏌️⛳️ Enjoy a Round with Dad or Register for Junior Camps

Schedule a tee time at Rocky River Golf Club this weekend and treat Dad to an unforgettable day on the links for Father’s Day! This public course in Concord features stunning scenery, a challenging layout, and top-notch amenities. You can even cap off your round with a meal at Stonehouse Grille which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.

🧸 ☕️ Where Playdates and Coffee Dates Happily Collide

The Playroom Social offers parents a safe place for their children to play while they connect with other parents and caregivers!

Cabarrus Brewing Co. Announces Free Summer Concert Series

Get ready for something special this summer, “Groovez in the Garten”. The beer garden stage will host an incredible lineup of 4 amazing shows, and it’s all FREE! Don’t miss out on this summer of awesome music, good vibes, and great beer!

🎥🍿Gem Theatre Offers $2 Matinees This Summer!

Summer is just around the corner, and the Gem Theatre is thrilled to announce their $2 Summer Matinees. Cool down at the movies by enjoying some affordable, family-friendly entertainment every Tuesday at 10:00 am and 12:30 pm between June 13 and August 8.

🚜 The Barn Is Coming Back to Frank Liske Park!

Park-goers will once again be able to make cherished memories. The updated Barn includes a restroom and a warming kitchen on both levels, an elevator, larger picnic sheds on each side, along with audiovisual capabilities on the upper level.

🍺 🎸 Craft Beer & Country Music Festival at the Ballpark

Get ready for a wild ride of beer, country music, and NASCAR with the Michael Waltrip Brewing Craft Beer & Country Music Festival at the Atrium Health Ballpark in Kannapolis on May 25th at 7pm!