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Events include concerts, tap takeovers and Memorial Day services

May 27: Rockie Lynne Band will perform at LangTree Live

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:

May 27

LangTree Live

Rockie Lynne Band. Country music. 5 – 9 pm. Free. No outside coolers permitted. 401 Langtree Rd., Mooresville.

Donate blood

A OneBlood blood drive will be held at Birkdale Village. Make appointments  here.  Donors will receive  a $20 eGift Card and free car sunshade.

May 28

Live Under The Oaks

May 28: The Mod 60s will perform at Birkdale Village

The Mod 60s. 6-8 pm at Birkdale Village in the Grove. A bar will be onsite in the designated area provided by Red Rocks Cafe. Guests are strongly encouraged to continue social distancing in groups and wear masks.

Live music

8 pm. Josh Daniel’s Grateful Band. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd. Buy tickets in advance for $10.

May 29

Cain Center for the Arts Tap Takeover 

4–6 pm at  D9 Brewing Lake Norman, 11138 Treynorth Dr. Band: Province of Thieves.

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

May 29: Slippery When Wet will perform at BoatYard Lake Norman

8:30 pm Slippery When Wet. Bon Jovi Tribute. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd.   Tickets $10.

May 30

Live music

Satisfaction. Rolling Stones Tribute Band. BoatYard Lake Norman, 18418 Statesville Rd. Buy tickets in advance for $10 or $10 charge at the door day of the show.

May 31

Memorial Day Observance – Cornelius

10 am on the Cornelius Town Hall lawn across from the Cornelius Veteran’s Monument at Rotary Plaza. The Town of Cornelius and American Legion Post 86 will honor servicemen and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Master of Ceremonies is Commander Gene McKinney, American Legion Post 86 and at the keynote speaker is the  Rev. Dr. Tom Labonte. An invocation and closing prayer  will be led by  Pastor David Judge, First Baptist Church of Cornelius.

The event will also include: POW/MIA Empty Chair and Wreath of Remembrance ceremonies; patriotic music by Tony Bailey; 21-gun salute.

Memorial Day Ceremony 2021 – Huntersville 

11 am to noon. The Town of Huntersville and American Legion Post 321 will host the 20th Annual Memorial Day Ceremony at Veterans Park, Main Street and Maxwell Street, Huntersville. This year’s Memorial Day Ceremony will be held in person and recorded live, following COVID-19 requirements.

June 1

Growers’ Market

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

June 2

Community Blood Drive  

Cornelius will be partnering with One Blood to host a blood drive 10 am to 3 pm at Town Hall. Schedule an appointment.