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Weekend agenda March 25-27: Ready, set, go

March 26: Royal Bliss Brewing is throwing an all day celebration in honor of their two year anniversary.

Friday, March 25

Sophia Beal ’22 Exhibition Presentation and Reception

4-6 pm. Opening reception with Sophia Beal ’22. Artist’s talk will be presented in-person and via Zoom. To  attend by Zoom please RSVP. A reception will follow the presentation. Visual Arts Center VAC-117 Semans Lecture Hall, Davidson College.

Friday- Sunday, March 25-27

2022 Spring Market, “You Are My Sunshine” 

10 am – 4 pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Each vendor will feature their choice of true vintage goods, antiques, original art, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, consumable yummies, seasonal plantings and more. Purchase your tickets. Cabarrus Arena & Events Center, 4751 North Carolina 49, Concord.

March 26: The Whole Enchilada MTB Race

Saturday, March 26

The Whole Enchilada MTB Race

8:30am. Every mile of trail by bike; whole and half options that cover the entirety of the USNWC trail network. Register by March 24 for discount. Whitewater Center.

2 Years of Bliss

Royal Bliss Brewing is throwing an all day celebration in honor of their two year anniversary. Enjoy live music, throwback beer prices and the launch of a new summer menu and more. 7532 Waterside Peak Dr, Denver

March 26: Huntersville Car & Truck Show

Huntersville Car & Truck Show 

9 am parking opens for the Top Deck Car & Truck Show in downtown Huntersville. All makes, models and years are welcome. Participants Cruise In, eat, stroll and mingle with other car enthusiasts and/or enter an award category for judging. 9:30 am award registration opens;11:30 am voting closes; and 12pm awards and closing.

Spring Clean Up & Repairs at Ada Jenkins 

9 am-noon. Everyone is invited to join the Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals for a philanthropy project at Ada Jenkins Center Bring yard tools, gloves and closed-toe shoes. Meet at the Ada Jenkins, 212 Gamble St., Davidson.

Nathan Jordan, piano & cello

3-4:30 pm. Join Nathan Jordan, pianist and principal cellist of the Davidson College Symphony Orchestra, for a collaborative program featuring works by Rachmaninoff, Price, Shostakovich, Gershwin, and more. Admission is free, but tickets are required. For tickets, call the Union Box Office at 704-894-2135. Sloan Music Center Tyler-Tallman Recital Hall, Davidson College.

Davidson College Chorale: Renewal I: Heart Songs

8- 9:30 pm. The Davidson College Choirs’ first concert program of the spring, “Heart songs,” explores the power of love, devotion, and community to nourish renewal and rebirth. Admission is free, but tickets are required. For tickets, call the Union Box Office at 704-894-2135. Davidson College Presbyterian Church Sanctuary.

Public Input Meeting – N. Meck Park Greenway

2-4 pm at Primal Brewery,  16432 Old Statesville Rd., Huntersville.The Town of Huntersville is in the design phase of the North Mecklenburg Park Greenway, which will be approximately 0.6 miles of paved greenway running through North Mecklenburg Park. The trail corridor will link NC73 to the Harvest Point subdivision at Amber Field Drive and The Hamptons subdivision via the mountain bike/hiking trail.  Huntersville will be submitting an application for a grant to help fund the greenway construction.

March 27: Spring Food Truck Rally at Rural Hill

Sunday, March 27

Spring Food Truck Rally

10 am – 2 pm. Various food trucks serving all of your favorites along with wine, craft beer and mimosas for adults.There will also be live music performances. You can take a scenic hay ride around the historic property or hike along their 2.5 mile trail. There is no admission fee for the event, and parking is $5 cash. Rural Hill, Neck Road, Huntersville.

2nd annual Keukenhof Spring Market

11 am-4 pm. Craft beer, cask beer, more than 40 local artists and makers, food trucks, music and more. Lost Worlds Brewing, 19700-D One Norman Blvd.

Hugh Torance House and Store Tour 

1-4 pm.  Step back in time to 1779 and explore the Hugh Torance House and Store, 8231 Gilead Road, Huntersille. Guided tours at 1:15 and 3 pm. There is no fee but donations are most welcome.

Through March 26: Last chance to visit the Home Grown art exhibit

Through March 26

Home Grown

Last chance to visit the exhibit during Cornelius Arts Center gallery regular business hours, 10 am to 4pm Monday to Friday. Admission is free.

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