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Cowboy Mouth

Weekender Nov. 17-20: Artists reception, Music at the Mill (and elsewhere), Lighting of Birkdale, Thanksgiving service

Here is what’s happening this weekend in lake Norman. Thursday, Nov. 17  Navigating Geopolitical Risk & Supply Chains 7 – 8 pm | Nov. 17. Sarah Kemp joined Intel as Vice President of International Government Affairs on February 14, 2021, with decades of global policy expertise and a proven track record of developing new policy […]

Tickets on sale for Breakfast with Santa at Birkdale Village

Nov 8. Tickets are on sale now to have breakfast with Santa Claus at Red Rocks Cafe in Birkdale Village. Two one-hour sessions of the buffet-style breakfast will be held—the jolly old elf is a hungry guy— 8:30 and 9:45 am Saturday, Dec. 3.  Tickets  are $20 for adults; $14 for children 2 to 12 […]

Paletas are Popsicles and Mexican Paletas are way bigger than normal ice pops, hand-made, artisanal and made with 100% natural ingredients. Photo Morelia Gourmet Paletas

Morelia Gourmet Paletas offering a free taste in Birkdale Village

Nov. 2. Morelia Gourmet Paletas, which opened recently in a kiosk at Birkdale Village, will offer free ice cream pops on Saturday, Nov. 5. As part of the grand opening celebration, Morelia will give away more than 900 paletas between noon and 6 pm at the 16940 Birkdale Commons Pkwy, Suite A, Huntersville, location. The […]

Corner location in Antiquity

Forced out, Nina’s will leave Birkdale Village for Antiquity

Sept. 28. By TL Bernthal. Nina’s Boutique announced today it will be moving to the retail area of Antiquity in Cornelius. The store’s last day at Birkdale Village in Huntersville will be Jan. 15. The boutique opened there in September 2019  under a temporary license agreement, and it will expire at the end of this […]

Arlie Baby is expected to open  soon in a kiosk at Birkdale Village. Photo | Birkdale Village

More retailers coming to Birkdale Village

Sept. 22. The fourth tiny retail kiosk in The Grove near Regal Cinemas in Birkdale Village has now been claimed by mother-daughter duo Robin Galloway and Samantha Stevens, who will open Airlie Baby in October. The shop will offer infant and toddler clothing, toys, books, accessories, and more, with a variety of bamboo and organic cotton […]

The stage at Birkdale / Staff photo

New, more upscale Birkdale unfolds in Huntersville

Sept. 12. By TL Bernthal. Birkdale Village Reimagined is on its way to becoming the lifestyle, dining and shopping destination its owners want it to be. With the weekend opening of The Plaza that has the new stage and space for concert seating and Club Birkdale, what the owners call their “unique approach to concierge.” […]

You can still make out the SteinMart logo

Total Wine to join HomeSense in old Stein Mart space

Aug. 22. By Dave Vieser. After weeks of rumors, it’s official: Total Wine will occupy about half of the former Stein Mart store in the Shops at Fresh Market on Torrence Chapel Road. Cornelius officials expect to review the plans at this Friday’s Architectural Review Board Meeting. “An upfit permit just came in for Total […]

2 stores open in Birkdale Village

July 19. Cosmo Gypsy and Beck on Broad have joined the retail stores at Birkdale Village in Huntersville. Cosmo Gypsy has a curated selection of Bohemian-inspired offerings.  Beck on Broad offers luxury apparel, shoes, artisan jewelry and more Click here to see what is open.  

Sephora opened Sept. 3

Birkdale’s new owner rolling out changes

NORTH MECK | Sept. 9. Look for changes at Birkdale Village including a new paint scheme, new tenants and an all-around effort to make the 52-acre mixed-use project the perfect “third place” where there’s a sense of community that Facebook and Instagram can’t provide. Sociologist Ray Oldenburg says a third place is where people spend […]


Aneralla reflects on 6 years as mayor of Huntersville

NORTH MECK | By Dave Yochum John Aneralla will step down at the end of this year after six years as mayor of Huntersville. He was the first of a new era of mayors in North Meck, replacing Jill Swain.  Aneralla, one of the first leaders to speak out against the toll plan, defeated Swain 60 […]