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Editor's Picks Events: Live Music, Drag Racing, and More!

Apr 12, 2016 08:25PM ● Published by Melanie Heisinger

Our Editor's Picks Events for the month of April. We share great local events from our calendar that span a range of interests, costs and locations.

Be sure to 
post your events and encourage your favorite venues, promoters, and businesses to post theirs. All events are eligible to be selected and promoted as an Editor's Pick, will yours be next?

Image courtesy of the Cabarrus Special Olympics Facebook

CABARRUS COUNTY SPECIAL OLYMPICS - 

Apr 13, 2016 09:00AM

Based out of Cabarrus County Schools, Special Olympics Cabarrus County serves over 750 children and adults with disabilities throughout the county. Training and competition are offered in... Read More » 

 

The Listening Room - start Apr 14 2016 0730PM

The Listening Room - Apr 14, 2016 07:30PM

The Davis Theatre's version of an open mic night features a variety of G-rated entertainment in a fun, casual atmosphere. Read More » 

 

Inaugural Cabarrus Family Expo - start Apr 15 2016 1100AM

Inaugural Cabarrus Family Expo -

Apr 15, 2016 11:00AM

The 1st Annual Cabarrus Family Expo will transform the Cabarrus Arena Gold Hall 1& 2 into 30,000 square feet of shopping experiences. The expo will have live stage demonstrations, kid... Read More » 

 

NHRA Four-Wide Nationals - start Apr 22 2016 0900AM

NHRA Four-Wide Nationals - 

Apr 22, 2016 09:00AM

NHRA drag racing returns to zMAX Dragway for the ONLY four-wide race on the NHRA schedule. Be sure to join the fastest accelerating machines on the planet as they tackle the world's faste... Read More » 

 

Logo courtesy of ConcordDowntowncom

Small Business Saturday - 

Every Saturday at 08:00AM

Make a purchase in any of the participating businesses in Downtown Concord and enter a drawing to win $100 in Downtown Concord Dollars to be spent at participating businesses. Contact CDD... Read More » 

 

Old Courthouse Theatre Presents - start Apr 24 2016 0230PM

Old Courthouse Theatre Presents: - 

Apr 24, 2016 02:30PM

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This 2-time Tony... Read More » 

 

Image courtesy of CabarrusArtsCouncilorg

JEFF WHITTINGTON BLUEGRASS SHOW - Apr 28, 2016 07:30PM

• Traditional bluegrass music hosted by Jeff Whittington and featuring John Culbreath, fiddle; Pete Corum, bass; Mike Wood, guitar; and Jason Wood, mandolin Read More » 

 

Image courtesy of ClearWaterStudioscom

RCCC Spring Student Art Show and Reception - Apr 29, 2016 06:00PM

Rowan-Cabarrus Community College's Department of Fine Arts continues its partnership with ClearWater Artist Studios, holding its Spring Student Art Show in our Gallery for the third year ... Read More » 

 

Annual Spring Festival - start Apr 30 2016 1200PM

Annual Spring Festival - 

Apr 30, 2016 12:00PM

Come celebrate Spring with Rocky River Vineyards! Festival will include local Artists, Gift Vendors, Food Trucks, Music, and more! Since 2003, Rocky River Vineyards has been growing mu... Read More » 

If you still haven't found the event you're looking for, the city of Kannapolis has just announced their Summer Concerts & Events! There will be a lot of exciting festivals, 5ks, and BBQs, check it out! 

Are you involved with a group, local organization, business or cause or have an event that you'd like us to Spotlight? Or, do you have a favorite venue we should know about? If so, we'd love to hear from you. You can also post your events in our calendar.


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