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Take a trip down the rabbit hole to Alice’s Wonderland

CHARLOTTE – Ever want to visit Alice’s Wonderland and meet the incredible characters she did during her time in Wonderland? Thanks to an incredibly talented cast from Activate Community Through Theatre, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland: An Immersive Experience” brings the fantasy of the book to life.   There are four more showings which are staged at the Pioneer Springs Community School […]

Indigo Girls share their past then perform at Davidson College

DAVIDSON – Davidson College students, faculty and staff had a unique up-close-and-personal encounter with a pair of legendary musicians who have spent the last four decades inspiring, advocating and harmonizing. The Indigo Girls, whose self-described genre is “lesbian Christian folk,” participated in a discussion with the director of their documentary “Indigo Girls: It’s Only Life After All,” Alexandria Bombach, following […]

From lawyer to laughter, Morgan delights Cain Center audience

CORNELIUS – Comedian Karen Morgan has a way of making everyday life events laughable. From menopause to aging parents and colonoscopies, Morgan sees life as a comedy.  Morgan recently brought an evening of laughter to the Cain Center for the Arts in downtown Cornelius for an audience of all ages. Her clean comedy is refreshing, proving crass humor is not […]

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Spring calendar is showered with events around Lake Norman

April is always showered with events and for the second consecutive year, Cabela’s Big Bass Tour returned to Lake Norman, April 12-14. Nearly 700 anglers from 14 states fished in the hourly weigh-in format fishing tournament.  Last year was the first time we hosted a Cabela’s Big Bass Tour event in 13 years out of Blythe Landing. More than 750 […]

Reimagined Growing Garden delights children with educational stations

HUNTERSVILLE – A long-closed portion of Discovery Place Kids is finally open for children’s enjoyment once again. Moments after the ribbon cutting for the Growing Garden on April 19, children streamed out of the museum doors to check out the new exploration stations. The renovated garden includes multiple play spaces with educational components, such as a large pollinator garden with […]

Classical performance at St. Alban’s

DAVIDSON – On Sunday, April 28, at 3 p.m., Music at St. Alban’s (M@SA) will present classical guitarist Adam Kossler and cellist Ellie Wee, professors at Appalachian State University, as they perform a program including the incredible Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 by Hector Villa Lobos. Familiar works by Antonin Dvorak and Antonio Vivaldi are included, as well as selections by […]

Davidson entities plan Earth Day Festival

DAVIDSON –The Town of Davidson, Davidson Lands Conservancy and Davidson College invite the community to enjoy a festival of Earth Day activities. Come and join in on the fun Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 35 Lorimer Road, adjacent to the Davidson Town Green. A brief ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m., where the Town […]

Cornelius pickleball, restaurant facility earns town board approval

CORNELIUS – A new entertainment option garnered unanimous approval at the April 15 town board meeting, with the zoning amendment clearing the way for The Serve, a joint pickleball and restaurant venture planned for 6.39 acres on Chartown Drive.  In total, The Serve will be a 51,086-square-foot facility featuring 16 pickleball courts – 10 indoor and six outdoor – four […]

Parks provide ample outdoor entertainment for families

The abundance of well-planned, expansive and versatile parks across the Lake Norman area delight both long-time residents and relative newcomers to the region. Here are a few of the best places to visit for a walk, run, bike ride, playground visit or other experience with the great outdoors.   Mazeppa Park – Mooresville Mazeppa Park at 645 Mazeppa Road has […]

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