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Editor's Picks Events: Kannapolis Intimidators, Wine Tasting, H.L. Ruth Live and More!

May 10, 2016 03:30PM ● By Melanie Heisinger

Courtesy Kannapolis Intimidators Website.

Our Editor's Picks Events for the month of May. 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?
Courtesy Kannapolis Intimidators Website

Kannapolis Intimidators vs Lakewood BlueClaws

Tuesday, May 10 at 7:05 p.m. | Gates open at 6 p.m. | vs. Lakewood BlueClaws Tuesday features Arby's Two-for-Tuesdays where fans can purchase 2-for-1 tickets with any Arby's proof-of-p... Read More » 

Viva Boutiques Spring Into Fashion at the Festival - start May 14 2016 0200PM

Viva Boutique's Spring Into Fashion at the Festival!

Come on May 14, 2016 from 2-4PM for our Spring Fashion Show, Dancing & Special Savings! Enjoy the brand NEW Viva Boutique Spring & Summer Collection at the fashion show and dan... Read More » 

Haulers on Union - start May 19 2016 0600PM

Haulers on Union

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series haulers will make their way down Union Street in Concord, N.C. en route to Charlotte Motor Speedway around 6 p.m. After the last hauler exits Union Street, the Ta... Read More » 

Uncork the Myths of Investing and Wine Tasting - start May 19 2016 0530PM

Uncork the Myths of Investing and Wine Tasting

What does Investing and Wine Tasting have in common? We have put together a fun presentation and discussion that will show you, and will be followed by a themed Wine Tasting. At this ... Read More » 

Courtesy of CharlotteMotorSpeedwaycom

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race

The very best of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will battle on stock car racing’s all-star night May 21st at 7:30pm on the Speedway. Read More » 

Opening Reception Phillip Larrimore The Go Between - start May 20 2016 0600PM

Opening Reception: Phillip Larrimore, 'The Go Between' - May 20, 2016 06:00PM

ClearWater Artist Studios, Concord’s artist-incubator and burgeoning arts center, is proud to announce the exhibition of —and associated events for— THE GO-BETWEEN, a swift survey or ‘aer... Read More » 

PNC Speed Street 5K - start May 28 2016 0800AM

PNC Speed Street 5K - May 28, 2016 08:00AM

Have you ever wanted to run through Speed Street? Now’s your chance! Join us at the second annual PNC Speed Street 5K and don't forget about the young runners. PNC Speed Street 5K's young... Read More » 

Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival and Food Truck Rally - start May 21 2016 1200PM

Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival and Food Truck Rally

Saturday, May 21st 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Join us in Downtown Kannapolis as we celebrate the second Festival of the Arts in 2016. The Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival Series brings si... Read More » 


HL Ruth Live at High Branch Brewing - start May 28 2016 0600PM

H.L. Ruth Live at High Branch Brewing

Saturday, May 28, 2016, 6 – 8pm HL Ruth will be joining High Branch Brewing Co. with his awesome acoustic music! Read More » 

China Grove 5K Main Street Challenge - start Jun 10 2016 0830PM

China Grove 5K Main Street Challenge

USATF certified (NC-04022-PH) 3.l mile, straight down and back night race for recreational and competitive runners. Times 5K: 9:00 pm 1/2 mile kids fun run: 8:30 pm 200 yard Tot Trot: 8:1... 


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

Also, if you haven't had a chance, head to our The 2016 Racing Guide Presented by The 600 Festival & Carolina Pizza Huts for some great information about motorsports events going on this season. 

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 at no cost. 

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