Concord – Harrisburg – Kannapolis – Midland – Mt. Pleasant

Cabarrus County is made up of five municipalities, each offering their own exhilarating experiences.

Nestled in the gently rolling countryside of the Carolina Piedmont, Cabarrus County is located in south-central North Carolina just 20 minutes northeast of the City of Charlotte. The region is home to more than 1.8 million people and includes the cities of Concord and Kannapolis and the towns of Harrisburg, Midland, and Mt. Pleasant.

Known as “Where Racing Lives,” Cabarrus County is home to legendary Charlotte Motor Speedway and an exciting racing heritage including NASCAR team race shops. The area’s motorsports history combines with many other exciting things to see and do to make Cabarrus County a popular year-round destination. From the high-octane excitement of racing-themed attractions to shopping, restaurants, history, outdoor activities and more, there is something for everyone to enjoy in each area of Cabarrus County.

Learn more about each of these municipalities and explore all area has to offer in the Cabarrus County, NC Destination Guide!