Looking for something to do in the Lake Norman area this weekend? Check out these five options.
1. Food Truck Rally
What: Historic Rural Hill’s Food Truck Rally also includes a Kids Zone, while visitors can cook over an open flame, challenge friends and family to a round of cornhole and listen to live music.
When: Saturday, 4:30-8 p.m.
Where: Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville
Details: $5 for parking; 704-875-3113
2. Battle of the Badges
What: First-responders from Huntersville and Mecklenburg County square off in an annual battle to collect the most blood donations benefiting Community Blood Center of the Carolinas.
When: Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Birkdale Village, 8712 Lindholm Drive, Suite 206
3. Block Party Fundraiser
What: The Mobley Crew Block Party benefits The MPN Research Foundation, and features food from Carrburritos, beer and wine from Summit Coffee, a lemonade stand and music by Caleb Davis.
When: Saturday, 5-9 p.m.
Where: Summit Coffee, 128 S. Main St., Davidson
4. Concert Series
What: The D9 Summer Concert Series kicks off its 2019 season with Blue Monday and a meet-and-greet with the band.
When: Saturday, 7-10 p.m.
Where: D9 Brewing Company, 11138 Treynorth Drive, Cornelius
Details: D9 Facebook page
5. Men that Cook
What: Men That Cook is a food tasting event from the Huntersville Rotary Club that features teams of two-to-four men raising money for their favorite nonprofit by making a
dish for 300 people.
When: Sunday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Langtree Plantation, 554 Langtree Road, Mooresville