Here’s the Restaurant & Food News You Need to Know For April in Lake Norman

April Food News for Lake Norman:

Exploring Lake Norman’s Food & Drink Scene this month. 

Sunday, April 2nd:

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Craft Beer SpringFest

Harvey’s Cornelius, 3pm – 9pm

Bring the whole family and celebrate SpringFest 2017: sponsored by Harvey’s & Cornelius DraftHouse located in Jetton Village. There will be live music, bounce houses for the kids, a wine tent for the parents, local craft beer and food trucks.

Tuesday, April 4th:

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KnoWine Night

FlatIron Kitchen + Taphouse in Davidson, 7pm. 

Visit downtown Davidson and join Flatiron Kitchen + Taphouse for a complimentary KnoWine tasting and discussion. Their tastings are held on the first Tuesday of every month; no reservation required. Added Bonus: Flatiron’s Managing Partner, Jason Tognarina, has recently earned his Sommelier Certification. Let the experts teach you a thing or two about wine.

Thursday, April 6th:

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Yoga & Beer

Old Town Public House in Cornelius, 6:30pm – 7:30pm 

Join OTPH for a refreshing hour of yoga and a draft beer after class. Bring a friend and enjoy a night out for only $10.

 Thursday, April 6th:

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Ladies Night Wine Tasting

The Kilted Buffalo Langtree in Mooresville, 6pm – 8pm 

It’s Ladies night and The Kilted Buffalo is offering free wine tastings. They will also be running wine specials all through the night.

Friday, April 7th:

Uncorked & Artsy

Downtown Mooresville, 6pm – 9pm

Enjoy an evening filled with art, live music performances and 16 one-ounce tastings at 13 of Mooresville’s locally owned & operated downtown businesses. The art & live music is free to the public. To enjoy the wine tastings, tickets are just $25 per person. Click here to purchase yours in advance online.

Saturday, April 8th:

Learn To Brew Day!

Cabarrus Brewing Company in Concord, 12pm – 4pm

Are you a local craft beer lover? Have you ever thought about brewing your own beer? Yes please! Join Cabarrus Homebrewer’s Society for this very interesting intro to home brewing. Bring a friend; FREE to the public.

Saturday, April 8th:

Festival of Food Trucks

Downtown Mooresville, 5pm – 8pm

Browse among 12 scrumptious Food Trucks and sip on craft beer offered by Ghostface Brewing. Tables & chairs fill up fast, so feel bring to bring your own and lounge with friends curbside while you enjoy the Spring weather.

Saturday, April 8th:

Shop & Sip Craft Market

Ghostface Brewing in Mooresville, 1pm – 5pm

Sip on your favorite beer, wine or cider while shopping amongst some of the best local vendors and artists.

Thursday, April 20th:

For the Love of the Animals Dinner

Pearl Wedding & Events Center in Huntersville, 6:30pm – 9:30pm 

This annual fundraiser dinner benefits your furry friends over at Lake Norman Humane. Your support will help build a pet education & adoption center that will help your local adoptable animals find their forever homes. Tickets are just $50 and can be purchased here.

Saturday, April 22nd:

CBC at Moo & Brew Fest

Cabarrus Brewing Company in Concord, 12:30pm – 6pm 

Join 90’s rock band Blues Traveler for a day of fun at the 3rd Annual Creative Loafing Moo & Brew Craft Beer and Burger Festival. General Admission is just $35 in advance or $35 at the gate. Feast at some of your favorite burger joints while sampling close to 150 beers from 45 of the best local, regional and national breweries. Fill your glass, your ticket includes unlimited samples.

Saturday, April 29th:

Tawba Walk & Arts Festival

Oak Street Mill in Cornelius, 2pm – 8pm 

This annual arts festival has something the whole family will enjoy. This year you can look forward to browsing among 80 innovative artists and craftsmen, feasting from a fleet of food trucks and enjoying local craft breweries. There will be live music from Charlotte based classic rock band Irrashional and local guitarist Patrick Dukes.

Saturday, April 29th:

Farm & Vineyard Open House

Dover Vineyards in Concord, 10am – 9pm

Come out and tour the vineyards and farm on your own schedule, as both will be open the entire day to the public! Come see where your produce comes from and really get to know the food you’re eating. Starting at 4pm they will be holding their annual Spring release party with live music, wine tastings and food trucks.


A San Francisco native and self-taught chef; cooking & eating near the Queen City of Charlotte, NC. Check out her daily mish-mashes on Instagram @SliceOfJess or visit for some of her scrumptious recipes.