Ready to roll into September and make the most of it? We’ve got the phase 2.5 socially-distanced Scoop on what’s shaking at the Lake this month.
Carrigan Farms (Mooresville)
Opens Wednesday, September 9
Looking for the authentic apple picking experience? Look no farther than Carrigan Farms. Conducted every September since 1975, each hayride includes a trip to the apple orchard where everyone gets to pick a half-peck bag of apples. Reservations required.
All American Dog Show
Cornelius Parks and Recreation (virtual)
Entries open September 10
Are you ready for a tail-wagging good time? Enter your furry friends into a variety of fun contests between now and September 10. The fee is $10 per dog categories include ‘Best Puppy Dog Eyes’, ‘Best Kisser’, and ‘Best Dressed’.
Cornelius 9/11 Remembrance Vigil
September 11, 2020
Cornelius Fire Station 1
The community is invited to quietly reflect and remember at the site of the Cornelius Never Forget 9/11 Monument, located at Fire Station No. 1. Members of the Cornelius Fire Department will toll a bell marking the key moments of the day. The event is free and open to the public. Check link for detailed schedule.
Amazing Maize Maze Opens
Rural Hill (Huntersville)
September 12 – November 1, 2020
Get lost in the giant seven-acre corn maze featuring more than two miles of interconnecting paths.
Veterans Park Car & Truck Show
Huntersville Parks and Recreation – Huntersville (parking garage by Discovery Place Kids)
September 12, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Come out and see some classics cars and big trucks.
Royal Bliss Brewing (Denver)
Saturday, September 12, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
$10 at the door gets you some Saturday morning bliss along with an included craft beverage of your choice (beer, cider or wine).
Patterson Farm Drive-In Opening Night
Saturday September 12
Take in the stars on screen and in the sky at this beautiful countryside setting.
Primal Huntersville Market Days
Saturday, September 12
Market Days are back hosting the StarvingArtistMarketCLT Artists and vendors including Rub A Dub All Natural Suds, Glass by Cary, and Coast to Coast.
Taco Love Sunday
King Canary Brewing Company (Mooresville)
Sunday, September 13
If tacos are your love language then this truck is for you. Wine, cider and prosecco available. Pups welcome outside.
Food Truck Saturday
Old Town Public House
Saturday, September 19, 2020 at 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Don’t miss the top-notch rotation of food trucks of some of your favorite restaurants on wheels.
Ace & TJ’s Grin Kids Drive-In Concert Featuring Blue Monday
Saturday, September 19, 5:30 – 10:00 p.m.
Enjoy an evening with Blue Monday from the comfort of your car. Food available from several vendors, as well as beer from local breweries and a wine garden. Parking begins at 5:30 p.m., band begins at 7:30 p.m.
The 39 Steps
Davidson Community Players
September 24 – October 11
A riotous blend of virtuoso performances and wildly inventive stagecraft, The 39 Steps amounts to an unforgettable evening of pure pleasure.
Flour Power Kids Cooking Studios Lake Norman
Friday, September 25, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Are you ready for a fun night to make some seasonal foods including caramel apple cupcakes and pumpkin dump cake are a scrumptious way to kick off the fall season.
Cornelius Art Center
Starts Saturday, September 28
A limited number of adult arts education ceramics programs are scheduled to begin the week of September 28, two teacher-led and the others self-directed, including the return of Saturday morning options.
ONGOING + NEW
The YMCAs have reopened – check out the Lowe’s YMCA and Lake Norman YMCA for upcoming events and programming. Community favorites are already available including Sailing Lessons and Back to School Programs.
The Davidson Farmer’s Market is open every Saturday, 8:00 – noon, with everything from flowers, flour and fruit.
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