It’s going to be a great weekend at the Lake. There really is something for everyone from local movie makers and musicians, to artists and chefs and athletes… we’ve got the scoop on them all.

Joelle Dietrick & Owen Mundy: The Speed of Thinking
The Van Every Gallery, Davidson Now – September 24
Digital works including games, prints, and animations by art team Joelle Dietrick and Owen Mundy. At the center of the exhibition is The Speed of Thinking, their mobile game that playfully connects global trade to global warming.

Ke’ Andra + Sheria Rashawn
Thursday, August 29, 7:00 p.m.
Brick Row, Cornelius
Founded in 2013 by singer-songwriter Arsena Schroeder, The Unplugged+ Live Series is a touring concert series in support of independent artists.

The Caribbean Buzz
D9 Brewery
Thursday, August 29, 5:00 p.m.
Tastes coming straight from the Caribbean, this truck will transport you to a happy place before it’s even Friday.

Music Trivia
The Kilted Buffalo, Huntersville
Thursday, August 29, 8:30 p.m.
‘Drinkin’ N Thinkin’ Music Trivia’ 4 rounds of name that tune trivia. $50 in gift cards up for grabs.

Davidson College Women’s Soccer vs. Georgia State
Davidson College, Alumni Soccer Stadium
Thursday, August 29, 7:00 p.m.
Cheer on Davidson Women’s Soccer when they host Georgia State.

The Vel-Crows
Hunter House and Gardens
Thursday, August 29, 7:00 p.m.
Listen to The Vel-Crows and enjoy a chef-prepared bar menu and sip on craft cocktails.

Rural Hill’s Back-To-School Food Truck Rally
Historic Rural Hill
Friday, August 30, 5:00 p.m.
Enjoy food trucks, NC Beer, cider, seltzer and wine, hayrides and live music. Bring a school supply donation to receive a $2-off coupon for a ticket to opening weekend of the Amazing Maize Maze.

239th Anniversary: The Battle of Charlotte Reenactment
Historic Latta Plantation
Saturday, August 31 – Sunday, September 1
Revolutionary War weekend with battle reenactments and live demonstrations including historic encampments for both the Patriots and the Crown. Food and beer vendors, plus historic merchants selling their wares.

Film Festival
Primal Brewery
Saturday, August 31, 4:00 p.m.
Inaugural Film Festival; a special night for local artists to debut their talented work. Food trucks and music also onsite.

Maryland Crab Cake Dinner
Sur La Table
Saturday, August 31, 1:00 p.m.
More crab, less filler—that’s what Maryland crab cakes are made of. Get hands-on practice shaping patties and pan frying them to perfection. Plus, whisk together a truffle aioli, add buttermilk tang to coleslaw, and put a spin on strawberry shortcakes with an unexpected ingredient: cornmeal.

Chicago Rewired: Concerts on the Green
Davidson Public Library
Sunday, September 1, 6:00 p.m.
Chicago Rewired is considered to be the the premier Chicago tribute band.

The Party Parrot Band
Mingling on the Green, Birkdale
Saturday, August 31, 7:00 p.m.
Bring a blanket or a chair and relax to the sounds of summer.

Segway Adventure Tour
Latta Nature Preserve
Sunday, September 1
Learn to ride the self-balancing all-terrain Segways and see nature like never before. Highlights include Shady and Catawba Trails, the Buzzard Rock Overlook and beautiful views of Mountain Island Lake. (18 years and older).

Bugout 84
Mooresville Dragway
Sunday, September 1, 8:00 a.m.
BugOut 84 Volkswagen Car Show and race includes more than 300 of the most rare and outrageous VW show cars on display.

Keep On The Radar

Cookie Decorating 101
LKN Skillpop Class
The Hurt Hub, Davidson
Thursday, September 12
Learn the basic steps and techniques for prepping your dough, icing your cookies, and adding your favorite design embellishments.