July 4th

July 4th festivities around Lake Norman come back with a bang


After most Independence Day events were canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions, Lake Norman-area residents will be ready to celebrate our nation’s birthday in a big way this year. Here’s a look at local events:   July 2 Stanley Independence Day Celebration What: The town of Stanley hosts a concert followed by fireworks. Where: Harper Park, 301 Blacksnake Road, […]

Annual ‘Patriotic Mile’ among Denver’s July 4th festivities 


LOWESVILLE – In its sixth year, the Patriotic Mile is once again on display along Killian Farm Road as a show of allegiance to the country and a celebration of nearly 250 years of independence.  Renee DeLaPorte, who manages Sifford Farm in Lowesville, started the project in 2015 with 100 American flags, but it soon grew to nearly 400 flags […]