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10 Interesting Things to do in the Cabarrus County Area This May

May 04, 2018 06:14PM ● By Melanie Heisinger

Gump Fiction.

There are always some fun things happening in the Cabarrus County area, but it's not always easy to find out about them. 

We've put together 10 things in the Cabarrus County area to consider doing this May 2018! Whether you are looking for getting Jiggy with the Piggy or going to a festival, we've got you covered. 

2018 Jiggy With the Piggy - start May 04 2018 1000AM

2018 Jiggy With the Piggy - May 4 & 5, 2018

Jiggy with the Piggy includes a Kansas City Barbeque Society Competition, Rides, 5k Walk/Run, Arts & Craft Vendors, Concerts,  Friday Night outdoor movie, an All You Can Eat Pancake B... Read More » 


Cabarrus County Strawberry Festival - start May 05 2018 0900AM

Cabarrus County Strawberry Festival - May 5, 2018 9:00AM

Come out to the Winecoff School Rd. Farmers' Market on May 5th as we celebrate everybody's favorite little red fruit: the strawberry! Our friends on the farms tell us that strawberries... Read More » 

Learn more about this festival in our latest article, Support Your Local Market at the First Ever Cabarrus County Strawberry Festival.

Meet Illustrator Gordon C James - start May 07 2018 0430PM

Meet Illustrator Gordon C. James - May 7, 2018 4:30PM

Ages 5-12 - Celebrate Children’s Book Week with us as we host Caldecott Honor recipient, Gordon C. James. Gordon will talk about his work as an illustrator, bring examples of his painting... Read More » 


Carolina Drive to Cure Sanfilippo Golf Tournament - start May 11 2018 0800AM

Carolina Drive to Cure Sanfilippo Golf Tournament - May 11, 2018 8:00AM

It's the 2nd annual Carolina Drive to Cure Sanfilippo! We are looking forward to seeing you back on the golf course for a fun day of golf supporting Abby, Aislinn and all of their Sanfili... Read More » 


Spring Into Arts Festival 2018 - start May 12 2018 1000AM

Spring Into Arts Festival 2018 - May 12, 2018 10:00AM

The Spring Into Arts Festival is an annual family-friendly event in Downtown Concord that showcases and promotes the visual and performing arts. Enjoy the juried art show, musical enterta... Read More » 


You Cant Take it With You - start Apr 26 2018 0800PM

You Can't Take it With You - Apr 26-May 13, 2018

At first the sycamores seem mad, but it is not long before we realize that if they are mad, the rest of the world is madder. In contrast to these delightful people are the unhappy Kirbys.... Read More » 


Haulers on Union Parade  Fan Fest - start May 17 2018 0500PM

Haulers on Union Parade & Fan Fest - May 17, 2018 5:00PM

The haulers that carry the race cars are loads of fun to watch, too. And on Thursday, May 17 from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Haulers on Union Parade & Fan Fest presented by Freightliner is ... Read More » 


The City of Salisbury  Cheerwine present the Cheerwine Festival - start May 19 2018 1000AM

The City of Salisbury & Cheerwine present the Cheerwine Festival - May 19, 2018 10:00AM

To commemorate the launch of Cheerwine’s second century, Cheerwine and its home, the City of Salisbury, N.C., are teaming up to host a Cheerwine-themed festival. The free event will ... Read More » 


Older Americans Month Monday Night Music - start May 21 2018 0700PM

Older Americans Month: Monday Night Music - May 21, 2018 7:00PM

May is Older Americans Month! This year's theme is "Engage at Every Age." Join us each week in May for an exciting event we have planned around Cabarrus County and show us how you Engage ... Read More » 


Gump Fiction - start May 25 2018 0700PM

Gump Fiction - May 25, 2018 7:00PM

Starting at 7 p.m., the Mello Yello stage will serve as a time machine for high-octane 90s music performed by Gump Fiction. Known as the “Ultimate 90s Experience,” the Charlotte-based ban... Read More » 


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