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COMMUNITY EVENTS: Cornelius festival makes fall return

CORNELIUS – A traditional celebration of art, music and fun times returns to downtown Cornelius this weekend. ‘Tawba Walk 2021 will be held Saturday, Sept. 25, from 2-8 p.m. The combination festival, street fair, music venue and art show will be based in the Oak Street Mill and Cornelius town hall area around the intersection of N.C. 115 and Catawba Avenue. […]

BBQ, music and more at 2nd Friday Festival

CORNELIUS – The third 2nd Friday Street Festival of 2021 will be held July 9 in downtown Cornelius starting at 6 p.m. The monthly community festival, sponsored by Bella Love Inc. in partnership with Waves Entertainment, will feature music, food, beverages and plenty of activities for all ages at and around the Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak St. The free […]

How cotton gin scales symbolize Cornelius’ balance of future and past


CORNELIUS – A significant step toward creating a new town centerpiece is on the horizon, accompanied by a priority to preserve the past. Building demolition and site preparation for the $25 million Cain Center for the Arts could begin next month, according to center Executive Director Justine Dionne. And while the reimagining of the downtown area is expected to reshape […]