From National Farmers Market Week to tons of opportunities to catch some live music, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the weekend in Lake Norman. Your day-by-day guide:



5 Year Anniversary Celebration
August 9 – 12 | Crafty Beer Guys

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Help Crafty Beer Guys celebrate their five year anniversary with a weekend full of specially tapped beer, games and food from McCraw’s Barbecue and Farm To Market Company and Supply.


Mingling on the Greens
August 10 – 11 | Birkdale Village

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Birkdale Village’s Mingling on the Greens continues this weekend with performances from Dukes & Smith on Friday and Chuck Johnson & Charlyhorse on Saturday.




LaLaCaboosa – Kids in America
Veterans Park, Huntersville | 6:30 p.m.

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Downtown Huntersville’s live music series continues with a performance by kids in America, an 80s tribute band. Bring your own lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy. food truck offerings and wine and beer for purchase.


Give Back Boutique GNO 7 Year Anniversary
Give Back Boutique, Mooresville | 5 – 8 p.m.

Give Back Boutique will celebrate their seventh anniversary with a sale, door prizes, food and wine, anniversary cake and more.


LangTree LIVE: Trial By Fire – Journey Tribute
LangTree Lake Norman | 7 – 9 p.m.

Trail by Fire takes the stage at this week’s LangTree Live concert series. Visit the shopping and restaurant retailers, grab a craft beer from D9 Brewery and park your lawn chair to enjoy the show. Admission is free.


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2nd Friday Street Festival
Oak Street Mill, Cornelius | 6 p.m.

This month’s 2nd Friday Street Festival features food trucks, local artisan vendors, kids activities and live music from Justin Mintun Band.


On The Roxx 7th Anniversary
On The Roxx | 10 p.m.

Another anniversary worth celebrating this weekend is On The Roxx. Cheers to seven years with DJ Bob and specials on Corina, Modelo and Fireball.


Music Bingo
Ike’s Dog Pub, Mooresville | 8 – 10 p.m.

Put your music knowledge to the test with Music Bingo at Ike’s Dog Pub Play & Stay. While you’re there, enjoy music, prizes and drink specials.


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National Farmers Market Week & Farm to Fork Tasting w/ Chef Mat
Huntersville Growers Market | 8 a.m. – Noon

For National Farmers Market Week, Chef Matt will be leading farm to fork samples from different market vendors, plus enjoy live music by Charlotte Folk Society.


Six Year Anniversary Party
Lucky Dog Bark & Brew LKN, Cornelius | Noon – 11 p.m.

It’s a real paw-ty for Lucky Dog Bark & Brew LKN’s six year anniversary. The celebration features raffle prizes, live music by Logan Moore and Simplified as well as food from Carolina Smash Truck.


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Concerts on the Green
Davidson Village Green | 6 – 8 p.m.

Concerts on the Green is back this Sunday with Chunky Daddy, a high-energy variety party band. Free and open to the public.


Miss May’s Tea
Rural Hill, Huntersville | 2 – 4 p.m.

Book your seat now for a tea party honoring Miss May Davidson, benefactress of the Rural Hill Cultural Center. Don your best tea attire to enjoy light hors d’oeuvres, along with teas and lemonade. $30 per adult, $15 per child. Proceeds support Auxiliary projects at Historic Rural Hill.


Sunday Jazz Jam
Old Town Public House, Cornelius | 6 – 9 p.m.

Brian Burton and Scott McCloud lead this weekly jazz event that invites local musicians (think drums, bass, guitar, and vocals) to join them on stage.


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