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Enjoy the dog days of summer at these events

Aug. 28: Pressing Strings performs at River Jams

Trying to figure out what to do? This calendar, published weekly on Thursdays, can point you to some of the best options in Lake Norman. Submit your entertainment and event news to corneliustoday@gmail.com.

Aug. 26


6-9 pm. Gump Fiction. 90s experience. LangTree Lake Norman, 401 Langtree Rd., Mooresville.

Aug. 26: Savannah Harmon performs at Bin110


9 pm. Savannah Harmon returns to Bin110. 19712 One Norman Blvd, Suite #110, Cornelius.

Aug. 26-28

River Jams

6:30 pm. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights through September, US National Whitewater Center, Charlotte. Free ($6 to park). Enjoy live rock, Americana, bluegrass, folk, and funk.

Aug. 27

Live Under The Oaks 

6-8 pm. Melonbelly, an Acoustic duo. Bring a chair or blanket sit on. The Grove across from Starbucks at Birkdale Village, Huntersville.

Aug. 27: Shelley Ruffin & Dan Hood Duo perform at Eleven Lakes Brewing


7-10 pm. Shelley Ruffin & Dan Hood Duo at Eleven Lake Brewing.

Watch Me Dance – Chicago Stepping 

7-8 pm Fridays through Dec. 26 at the Huntersville Arts & Cultural Center, 109 S. Old Statesville Rd. Purple Charlotte Steppers presents an interactive dance series that promotes social connectivity and health through movement. This series celebrates American style social dancing. Watch Me Dance highlights the American social dance styles birthed in African-American communities, including Chicago Stepping, Detroit Ballroom and Soul Line Dancing. This series is open to children 10 and older and adult children of all ages. This series features a new class customized for the visually impaired. Contact/Registration: Demond Carter, 704-380-7264; www.purplecharlotte.com.

Aug. 28

Carbs, Cars & Coffee

9 am – noon. Shop the Huntersville Growers Market, enjoy breakfast and coffee as you stroll checking out classic cars and trucks, hotrods, muscle cars, street rods and more. Veterans Park, Main and Maxwell streets, Huntersville.

Aug. 28: Old Skool performs at Lost Worlds Brewing


6-9 pm. Old Skool. Lost Worlds Brewing Co. 19700-D One Norman Blvd Cornelius.

Starving Artist Market

4-9 pm. Come shop from local handmade artists and vendors. At D9 Brewing, 11138 Treynorth Dr., Cornelius. Pet friendly, Live music. Food truck and vendors.

Concerts @ the Circles

Those Meddling Kids, variety. 6-8 pm on Jetton Street in front of The Linden Apartments, Davidson.


Aug. 28: Davidson Farmers Market

Davidson Farmers Market

9 am -noon in downtown Davidson. This year’s 36 vendors include: fruits and vegetables, meat and dairy, freshly baked breads and artisanal baked goods, prepared foods, speciality culinary items, beverages, and health and beauty products.

Aug. 31

Disc Golf AM League

5:45 pm Tuesdays through Sept. 7 at Bradford Park, 17005 Davidson-Concord Rd., Huntersville.  Sign-ups start 5:15-5:40 pm by Hole 1. $5 entry. Info: Pat Bowles, pbowles@huntersville.org.