LAKE NORMAN ~ SUP Shoreline Cleanup, Date Night Cooking, Pop Up Market, Jazzy Brunch & More to Do at the Lake this Weekend 7/11

Live music throughout Huntersville, learn to cook surf and turf or how to knit, cool off with Italian ice or head-up to Mooresville for some of the best grilled cheese sandwiches at the Lake… sounds like a delish weekend.

LaLaCaboosa Downtown Music Series – Trey Calloway
Veterans Park (Huntersville)
Live music, food trucks, and fun. Bring a blanket or chair.

Thursday, July 11, 6:30 p.m.

LangTree Live – Colby Dobbs
Thursday, July 11, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Pop, Soul, Funk and Jazz at its finest.

Thursday, July 11, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

2nd Friday Street Festival
Oak Street Mill
Live music, food trucks, craft breweries, local artists, kids’ activities and more.

Friday, July 12, 6:00 p.m.

Primal Brewery – Queen’s Italian Ice
Bring your sweet tooth. Queens Ice will be serving their premium Italian and shaved ice.

Friday, July 12, 3:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Silver Linings Photography Show – Opening Reception
Mooresville Arts
Light refreshments and snacks will be served. All are welcome. Judge Ben Winkler will be signing books from his Faces of Silver series during the reception.

Friday, July 12, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Mingling on the Greens – Water From Fire
Birkdale Village
Bring a blanket and a chair for a fun Friday evening in the heart of Birkdale Village.

Saturday, July 13

Keep LKN Green: Local Paddle Race & Lake Cleanup
Aloha Paddle
Friends join together to clean up the shoreline in Cornelius, and then get a race in. Free event – bring gloves.

Saturday, July 13, 8:00 a.m.

Date Night: Surf + Turf
Sur La Table (Huntersville)
Fun, hands-on class, you and your date will enjoy exploring new twists on the classic pairing. Registration required.

Magnolia Market
Magnolia Woods, Huntersville
Cash bar, music, DJ set, cornhole, free admission – enjoy local vendor shopping in the A/C.

Saturday, July 13, noon – 4:00 p.m.

Grilled Cheese Saturday – Carolina Smash Truck
King Canary Brewing Company
Stop in Saturday for a gourmet grilled cheese that will not disappoint. Amazing ingredients and creative specials. Puppy friendly!

Alder Trail Hike
Lake Norman State Park
Join a Ranger and enjoy a short hike at Lake Norman State Park following the shorelines of Norwood and Hicks Creek – discover flora and fauna which call the park home.

Sunday, July 14, 10:00 a.m.

Main Street Hooks
Main Street Books
Main Street Hooks is a free and open book and knitting club. Stop by for communal knitting of all skill levels and audiobook enjoyment.

Sunday, July 14, 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Brunch with Live Jazz Music
Hunter House and Garden
Enjoy Sunday Brunch in the charm of the historic Hunter House & Gardens. Two seatings – morning and afternoon. Listen to live jazz, delight in chef-prepared fresh food – add-on bottomless mimosas and bloody mary’s. Reservations required.

Community Garden
Historic Latta Plantation
Grow your own organic vegetables, herbs or flowers in the fenced garden behind the plantation house. Plots are accessible Monday – Saturday all day, and Sunday afternoons. You provide seeds, plants and tools. Water and a watering hose is available. Reserve your plot online before visiting.

Botox at the Brawley Estate – Wednesday, July 17

Enjoy $10 per unit Botox at this Pop Up at the Brawley Estate featuring Providence Plastic Surgery‘s Master Injector Courtney Moseley, PA-C. From 9 am to 4 pm at 601 Williams St, Mooresville, NC.

Keep On The Radar

Food Truck Rally – Awesome 80s Bust out your neon parachute pants and your leg warmers. Grab a beer or a glass of wine and join in on a friendly game of schoolyard style kickball, hula hoop skills or take a hay ride.

Friday, July 26, 2019 at 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.

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Bek Mitchell-Kidd
Bek is an Australian native who has lived in the Lake Norman area for more than a decade.