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Weekly calendar Aug. 28 – Sept. 3: Music, farmers market, food trucks and more

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Pluto for Planet tonight at LangTree.

Wednesday, Aug. 30

Birkdale Buds

10:30 am – noon | Aug. 30. Bring your pre-school aged child for playtime. Try samples from Green Brothers and enjoy a mobile play gym with My Gym. Bring your own blanket to sit on. Seating space may be limited. This event is subject to cancellation or postponement due to weather. No cost. The Plaza at Birkdale Village, Huntersville.

Creative Clay/ Pottery Senior Workshop

10:30 am-noon | Clayworks will lead participants in a hands-on clay workshop. Space is limited, so reserve your spot. Projects will be taken to Clayworks to be fired and glazed before being returned for pickup. Please allow 3 weeks for this process. David B. Waymer Recreation and Senior Center, 14008 Holbrooks Rd., Huntersville

North Meck Community Farmers Market

9 am – 1 pm | Aug. 30. “You SNAP, we match.” 704-251-9434. Northern Regional Recreation Center, 18121 Old Statesville Rd., Cornelius.

Thursday, Aug. 31

Live at LangTree

6:30-9 pm | Aug. 31. Pluto for Planet, rock ’n’ roll. LangTree Lake Norman, 401 Langtree Rd., Mooresville.

Friday, Sept. 1

Groove Machine

6:30 pm Sept. 1. The Groove Machine brings the entertainment atmosphere of the ’70s, surrounding the audience with a good time.  Liberty Park | 255 E. Iredell Ave., Mooresville.

Saturday, Sept. 2

Concerts @ the Circles

5-6:30 pm acoustic artist; 7-9 pm headline artists | Sept. 2. 80z Nation. Live music on Jetton Street near Clean Juice, Davidson. This block of Jetton Street will be closed from noon-10 pm on concert evenings.

Festival of Food Trucks

5-8:30 pm | Sept. 2. A sampling of flavor-infused dishes and beverages. Make this a meetup to listen to live music in downtown Mooresville.

Sept. 2-3

Battle of Charlotte

9 am – 5 pm Sept. 2 and 10 am – 4 pm Sept. 3. Attend one or both days to take a step back in time at Historic Rural Hill for the Battle of Charlotte, one of the most important battles in the Southern Campaign of the American Revolution. Skilled reenactors will bring the battle to life, showcasing the tactics, weapons and strategies used by the soldiers who fought for American independence. The event will feature activities and demonstrations, including living history, camp life, civilian life and more. Fee applies; tickets required. Historic Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Rd., Huntersville.

• Send your event information to corneliustoday@gmail.com. Deadline is the 15th of the month for the print calendar; one week in advance for online/newsletter calendars.