Virtual Book Club, Needle Felting, Veteran’s Day Ceremonies, Art Talk, Holiday Market, Family Hike, Car Show, Sour Sunday & More to Do at the Lake in November.

There’s so much to do in the month of November at the Lake. Enjoy outdoor markets and movies, tree lighting and Verteran’s Day ceremonies, beer and food tastings and much more.

Davidson’s Farmers Market
Saturdays in November, 8:00 – noon
Stop by for fresh air, fresh produce, fresh flowers and more.

Fall Concert Series – The Trailblazers
Legion Park (Cornelius)
Friday, November 6
Bring the family or just enjoy a date night. Concessions available for purchase from Dan Good Que and Eleven Lakes Brewing. Everyone attending, regardless of age, must register for these concert events.

Fall Family Hike
Latta Plantation
Monday, November 9
Embrace fall and discover the beauty of Latta Nature Preserve with your family – approx 1.5 miles.

Veterans Day Ceremonies at the Lake
Wednesday, November 11
Huntersville, virtual and reduced capacity in person – no parade.
Davidson, virtual, starts at 11:00 a.m.
Cornelius, virtual, starts at 11:00 a.m., includes 21-gun-salute.

In Conversation: Wendy Red Star
Van Every Smith Galleries (virtual)
Thursday, November 12
Red Star, of Apsáalooke (Crow) and Irish descent work has been exhibited at institutions including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Newark Museum of Art, Portland Art Museum, Minneapolis Institute of Art; and Fondation Cartier pour l’Art Contemporain, Paris, among others.

ALL IN FOR THE Y: A Virtual Evening of Impact
Thursday, November 12
Help the Y meet essential needs for those who need it most. Donate and attend this virtual event to power the Back to School initiatives to ensure every child has access to the resources they need to reach their potential.

Virtual AmeriCarna Car Show 2020
Ingersoll Rand – Virtual
Last day – Friday, November 13
Enter a photo of your ride for a chance to win one of the various classes, which will be judged by Ray Evernham, several of his friends, and our valued partners. Click the event website to learn more about this year’s format.

Outdoor Cinema Series
Legion Park (Cornelius)
Friday, November 13
Watch a movie under the stars – Captain America The First Avenger. Concessions, including food and local beer, available for purchase.

Workshop: Needle Felting – Pumpkins!
Historic Latta Plantation
Saturday, November 14
Learn about the fiber art known as needle felting – geared toward beginners, but all levels will enjoy.

Sour Sundays
D9 Brewing Company
Sunday, November 15
d9 brewing company
Love sours? Hang out and taste a variety of delicious sours at a discounted price.

Well-Read Black Girl Book Club
Main Street Books – Virtual
Thursday, November 19
The goal is to introduce a cohort of diverse writers to future generations. — WRBG Book Club Founder, Glory Edim. November’s book: When No One Is Watching by Alyssa Cole.

A Taste of Lake Norman
Primal Brewery
Saturday, November 21
A mini food festival showcasing some of LKN’s best restaurateurs.

9th Annual Light Up Cornelius
Christmas at Town Center
November 27 – 29
Annual tree lighting on the lawn at Cornelius Town Hall. Must pick a date and reserve tickets.

Holiday Light Show
Main Street (Mooresville)
The annual Holiday light spectacular features 150,000 lights set to music. On the lawn at Town Hall.

Christmas Market
Lost Worlds Brewing
Saturday, November 28
A new tradition at the brewery featuring vendors of all types including handcrafted gifts, homemade food items, art, jewelry, etc, along with food, music and something for everyone.

Santa’s Mailbox Opens
Cornelius Art Center
November 30 – December 12
Bring your letter to Santa ato be sent to the North Pole. Must include a self-addressed, stamped envelope in order to receive a response from Santa.


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