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June is heating up with events around Lake Norman

June 4: Drivin N Cryin performs at BoatYard Lake Norman

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.

Here’s a look at what’s coming up:

June 3

Music Bingo

Music Bingo With Seabrooks.  7- 9 pm. Doors open at 4pm. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd. 

June 4

Live Under the Oaks

Mellon Belly performing live music. 6-8 pm. Birkdale Village, Huntersville.

Uncorked & Artsy

June 4: Wine and beer tastings at Downtown Mooresville businesses

6-9pm. Features wine and beer tastings at Downtown Mooresville businesses. Regional artists also display and sell their works along Broad and  Main streets. Live music, in-tandem specials, and light appetizers are also served both inside of businesses and outside on the sidewalks.

Tickets are $25 per person and include tastings and a souvenir Downtown Uncorked & Artsy glass. The art and live music performances are free to attend. A portion of the proceeds benefits Mooresville Arts.

Tickets can be purchased in advance online, and in-person at the following businesses: 202 North Main Fine Wines, Spirits & Music Room, Four Corners Framing & Gallery, Mooresville Arts, and Southern Notions, or at the event gate beginning at 5:45pm. Check-in station will be located on Main Street between Moore and Center avenues.

Live music

8:30 pm. Drivin N Cryin. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd. Buy tickets in advance for $20  or on the day of show at the door for $25.

Casino Bowling Night

June 4: Casino Bowling Night at Victory Lanes

6:45pm. Victory Lanes, 125 Morlake Dr., Mooresville.   $20. Tickets required.  Music, bowling and prizes; adults only. Casino Bowling is a No-Tap format, meaning you only need to knock down 9-pins on your first ball to receive a strike. Check-in starts at 5:45 pm. 

June 5

Old and New Car Show

Free car show with kids activities and concessions. 8 am – noon. Peninsula Yacht Club, 18501 Harbor Light Blvd.

Downtown Mooresville Festival of Food Trucks

5-8:30 pm.  Portions of Main Street in Mooresville will be closed for each event, so bring a chair, hang out in the street and stay a while, listen to some music, stroll the streets and shop. Current Food Truck lineup (subject to change): Asian B on wheels, Hillbilly Philly and Pork & Pollo, Lobster Dogs, Mambos on Ruedas, OooWee BBQ, Sal’s Roadside Eatery, Skyview22 Food Truck, SOBER Mobile Bar, Taco Green-Go, The Laughing Onion, Wingz On Wheelz, Yummi Bahn Mi.

Cain Center for the Arts Tap Takeover 

June 5: The Trailblazers perform at Royal Bliss Brewing Co.

4–6 pm  at Royal Bliss Brewing Co., 7532 Royal Bliss Ct.. Denver. Band: The Trailblazers.

Concerts @ the Circles

Carolina Soul Band, R&B variety. 6-8 pm on Jetton Street in front of The Linden Apartments, Davidson.

Walk with a Doc

A program for everyone interested in taking steps for a healthier lifestyle. You’ll take a few minutes to learn about a current health topic from a Novant physician, then spend the rest of the hour enjoying a healthy walk and fun conversation. It’s a great way to get active, and enjoy all the benefits that come from walking.

Huntersville Growers’ Market

8 am to noon.  An outdoor, open air market, offering fresh produce, eggs, baked goods, dog treats, select craft items, free chef samples and more. Veterans Park, Main Street and Maxwell Street, Huntersville.

Live music

8 pm. Dirty Grass Soul. A mix of country, bluegrass, and southern rock & roll. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd.   Buy tickets in advance for $10.

June 5

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.


June 7-11

Youth Orchestra Auditions 2021-22

Due to COVID-19 concerns and restrictions, Cornelius Youth Orchestras will be holding virtual auditions. Learn more: CYO 2021-22 Auditions.

June 8

Be Well Birkdale

June 8: Be Well Birkdale

6-7 pm. A workout class will be presented by various studios and instructors each week. Check in  across from Lululemon starting at 5:30 pm.

Growers’ Market

9 am – 1 pm at Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center’s  front lot off Gilead Road.

 June 9

Birkdale Buds

10:15 am-noon. Bring your pre-school aged little bud for playtime  in the Grove at  Birkdale Village, Huntersville. Check in across from TCBY starting at 10:15 am.  Crafts and activities will be available while supplies last. Bring your own blankets to sit on.

June 10

LaLaCaboosa – Downtown Music Series

Southern Style Band. 6-9 pm at Veterans Park, Main Street and Maxwell Street, Huntersville. Grab your lawn chairs, blankets.

Ladies Night Out

5-8 pm at Birkdale Village. Come for a stroll through Birkdale Village as you shop special retail deals, enter into giveaways and enjoy a fun night out with your girl squad. The first 20 women to check in at the Grove across from Starbucks will receive a swag bag. If you’re not among the first 20 to arrive, grab a strolling map  at check in that includes a raffle ticket to enter into giveaways.

Music Bingo

Music Bingo With Seabrooks. 7- 9 pm. Doors open at 4pm. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd.  

June 10-June 13

Love, Loss and What I Wore

Presented by the  Davidson Community Players, Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St., Davidson. Tickets are $15-$25. Email boxoffice@davidsoncommunityplayers.org or call 704-892-7953. Explores the lives of women through 28 characters sharing their memories of love and loss as framed through the lens of the clothes they wore. Recommended ages 13 and older.