Whether you’re enjoying an extended staycation or entertaining out-of-town guests, continue celebrating into the New Year with our round-up of what to do this weekend and New Year’s Eve in Lake Norman.
Beer, Grilled Cheese & Live Music
King Canary Brewing Company, Mooresville | 2 p.m.
Spend the last Saturday of 2018 at King Canary Brewing Company with live music and Carolina Smash gourmet grilled cheese food truck.
King Canary Brewing Company | 1 p.m.
Enjoy $1 off all pints and flights, plus Hillbilly Philly’s food truck from 1-6 p.m.
NEW YEAR’S EVE
Rock into the New Year with help from live band Shades of Brown Charlotte. The night also includes light hors d’oeuvres, party favors, dancing and a champagne toast at midnight. $25 per person in advance, $35 at the door.
The 11th annual New Year’s celebration at Galway Hooker features an open bar, chef-driven food selection, party favors, music by DJ Bob and party band Audiophiles and a champagne toast at midnight.
The third annual bash at The Harp & Crown starts with special menu items in addition to their regular dinner menu, followed by live music, complimentary for d’oeuvres and a champagne toast.
Ring in the New Year at Eleven Lakes Brewing with heavy hors-d’oeuvres from Armin’s Catering, a photo booth and live music by Embarrassment of Riches. Tickets include three drinks from the bar as well as a champagne toast $40 general admission.
At Corkscrew Birkdale, the whole team is ready to step into 2019 with live music by Poplar Tent Revival, drink specials and no cover.
In Huntersville, Fox & Hound will celebrate the New Year with music, drink specials and a breakfast buffet at midnight. VIP tables available.
BoatYard Eats will celebrate their first New Year’s Eve celebration with two live performances from Irrashional and Uptown Dueling Pianos. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
At Bin 110, enjoy music by the lively party band Tastes Like Chicken, party favors, a dessert bar and a toast at midnight. $30 for VIP tickets.
At Hangar33LKN, toast to 2019 with free party favors, live music and no cover. Plus, champagne at midnight.
Ring in the New Year with music by The 7 Days Band, no cover, a champagne toast at midnight and complimentary breakfast buffet.
Count down to 2019 at Lake Town Tavern’s Black, White & Glitter Masquerade complete with drink specials, a champagne toast and music by Unknown Artist.
Head to The Kilted Buffalo Langtree for a New Year’s Bash with no cover, a DJ, party favors and more.
Welcome a brand new year with Ghostface’s New Year’s Eve Brewery Bash featuring live music, food, a raffle supporting a local charity, prizes and beer releases. $65 per person.
At Apps & Taps, enjoy dinner and a concert complete with party favors and a champagne toast at midnight. $55 for dinner and concert admission, $30 for concert admission.
New Year’s Eve Party Cruise
Queens Landing Marina, Mooresville
Aboard the Lady of the Lake Yacht, celebrate with a 2.5 hour cruise, DJ, hors d’oeuvres and complimentary champagne toast. $85 per person.
NEW YEAR’S DAY
First Footin’ 2019
Rural Hill, Huntersville | 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Kick off 2019 with Rural Hill’s First Footin’, an annual walk and celebration of Scottish New Years. The walk starts at 11 a.m.