Don’t try and tell LKN summer is coming to an end – well, at least it isn’t this weekend, we’ve got the scoop on beer + wine tasting specials, woodworking projects, Davidson bike rides, yacht + beer yoga, beach parties and more…

Corks & Crafts
Hunter House & Gardens Thursday, August 15, 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Taste 7 craft beers or 7 wines for $7. Bartenders Choice.

Shelley Ruffin
Mingling on the Greens, Birkdale
Friday, August 16, 7:00 p.m.
Live music, bring a chair or a blanket and the whole family.


AR Workshop Davidson
Friday, August 16, 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
DIY class; choose one of the many wood projects – and customize it with designer paints and stain colors.

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Davidson Fan Fest
Davidson College
Saturday, August 17, 6:00 -10:00 p.m.
Join the Annual Davidson Fan Fest at Richardson Stadium. Meet the Fall Sports Teams players and coaches. There will be games, activities, autographs, photo booths, food trucks, beer and more.

Image: @DavidsonWildcats

The Davidson Farmer’s Market
Main St Davidson
Saturday, August 17, 8:00 a.m.
Under the Tree Band will perform while you shop local producers for handpicked harvests and homemade goods.

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Grower’s Farmer’s Market
Veteran’s Park, Huntersville
Saturday, August 17, 8:00 a.m.
Celebrate National Farmers Market Week and sample farm to fork selections from different vendors. Live music by Charlotte Folk Society.

Image: @GrowersMkt

Yoga + Beer
Crafty Beer Guys
Saturday, August 17, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Sweat out the Friday night booze or get ready for a hair of the dog namaste and cheers.

Image: @CraftyBeerGuys

Summer Beach Party
Primal Brewery
Saturday, August 17, 4:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Join the Beach Party complete with beach balls, beach music, and more. Music by Frank Adams Solo, and Dugi B’s Yacht Rock Revue.

Yacht Yoga for a Cause
Saturday, August 17, 9:00 a.m.
Luxury Yacht Charters, LLC, Cornelius
Yoga for all levels and all proceeds go to charity.

Image: @yachtyogalkn

Lake Norman Fondo
Main St, Davidson
Sunday, August 18
The LKN Fondo will offer 3 distances/routes this year. Riders will be welcomed back into town by the Mayor; enjoy light food, music, and a post ride beer from Primal Brewery.

Image: @LakeNormanFondo

Cheesecake In An Instant
Williams Sonoma, Birkdale
Sunday, August 18, 11:00 a.m.
Did you know that you can make rich and creamy cheesecake in your Instant Pot? Many think it’s one of the best desserts you can make in the Instant Pot – learn how.

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Sunday Jazz
Corkscrew, Birkdale
Featuring George Hoar and Mike Zinna. Soak up the precious last few hours of the weekend. Sip some wine and have a great time.

Kayak Tour on Mountain Island
Latta Nature Preserve
Sunday, August 18, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Paddle the calm waters of Mountain Island Lake while learning the history and importance of the local waterways. All equipment is provided, and all skill levels are welcome. Dress for adventure and bring plenty of water and snacks.

Image: @lattaescape

Join the Waitlist For:
MICHELIN on The Road – Kindred x Rose’s Luxury

Sunday, August 25
Chef Joe Kindred of Davidson’s Kindred will host Chef Aaron Silverman from One Michelin-starred restaurant Rose’s Luxury of Washington, D.C. for an extraordinary dining experience.