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Weekend Agenda May 6-8: Free concerts, Davidson Town Day and NC beer festival

May 6: Rock the Park summer concert series featuring Cat5 Band

Here’s a look at weekend events:

Friday, May 6

Rock the Park summer concert series 

Cat5 Band features beach music, originals, country, yacht rock and classic rock. Food trucks will open at 6 pm and the show begins at 6:30 pm. Outside food and beverage is permitted with the exception of alcohol. Small coolers are allowed. Liberty Park, 25 E. Iredell Ave., downtown Mooresville.

Live music 

6-9 pm.  Steve Brown Acoustics. Lost Worlds Brewing, 19700-D One Norman Blvd.

Live Music 

7-10 pm. OldSkool. Royal Bliss Brewing Co., 7532 Royal Bliss Ct., Denver.

May 6-7: NC Brewers & Music Festival

Friday-Saturday, May 6-7

The North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival

At Rural Hill in Huntersville. For all the info go to www.ncbrewsmusic.com.

Friday – Sunday, May 6-8

Pinkalicious the Musical

Various times at the Armour Street Theater, 307 Armour St., Davidson. Performed by the Davidson Community Players. Tickets required.

Saturday, May 7

Concerts @ the Circles 

5-6:30 pm acoustic artist; 7 pm Earth to Mars, Bruno Mars tribute. Jetton Street by Clean Juice, Davidson.

Birthday Fiesta!

12-10 pm. Join Eleven Lakes Brewing as they celebrate their five year anniversary with door prizes, drink specials, food trucks and live music! Eleven Lakes Brewing. 10228 Bailey Rd., Suite 201, Cornelius.

Live music 

6-9 pm. Brett Milstead. Lost Worlds Brewing, 19700-D One Norman Blvd.


Outdoor Cinema Series: Encanto

Gate opens at 6:30 pm. Movie will begin at dusk, approximately 8:30 pm. Coolers and picnic baskets are welcome, though concessions will be for sale. No pets. Bring lawn chairs and blankets. Torrence Chapel Park, 21309 Torrence Chapel Rd.

Davidson Farmers Market

9 am- noon. 120 S. Main St., Davidson. Rain or shine, No pets please.

Huntersville Growers’ Market 

8 am – noon Saturdays at Veterans Park at Main & Maxwell, 201 Huntersville-Concord Rd., Huntersville.

May 7: Heart Breaker performs at BoatYard LKN

Live music

8:30 pm. Heart Breaker is the ultimate Heart Tribute Band. Advance tickets for $10 or on the day of show for $15. BoatYard LKN. 18418 Statesville Rd., Cornelius.

Pints For Parker Plant Sale + Blood Drive

Noon – 4 pm. Donate blood in OneBlood’s Big Red Bus, or buy a pint or a plant with proceeds benefitting the Pounding for Parker FoundationLost Worlds Brewing,  19700-D One Norman Blvd., Cornelius.

Town Day service activity benefiting Refugee Support Services

10 am – 3 pm. The ReadDavidson committee will  partner with Davidson College’s Davidson Refugee Services (DRS) and other participating students in providing an opportunity to raise awareness, fundraise,and offer a family friendly activity, all with the goal of supporting Refugee Support Services in Charlotte.

Live Music 

7-10 pm. String Theory opening act 6:45 pm. Jefferson Ave. Royal Bliss Brewing Co., 7532 Royal Bliss Ct., Denver.

May 7: Kentucky Derby Watch Party at Royal Bliss Brewing Co.

Kentucky Derby Watch Party

Grab a beer before the ponies run. There will be a hat contest. Royal Bliss Brewing Co., 7532 Royal Bliss Ct., Denver.

May 8

Paint with a Pint 

3-5pm. Mother’s Day on the terrace. $35;  purchase tickets.  Royal Bliss Brewing Co., 7532 Royal Bliss Ct., Denver.

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