Race Week Activities – May 2019

05/16/2019

Springtime in Cabarrus County means Carolina blue skies, warm weather and outdoor activities including our favorite pastime—racing! Festivities like Movies on the Campus, Jiggy with the Piggy, and the Zucchini 600 got the month off to an exciting start. Now, get ready to celebrate the end of the school year with these high-speed family-friendly events.…

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Shop & Stay: Concord Mills

05/10/2019

Concord Mills is the largest shopping and entertainment destination in the Carolinas! From designer deals for fashionistas to exciting educational activities for little ones, Concord Mills offers hours of entertainment suited to everyone in the family. For extra savings and swag, take advantage of the Concord Mills Shop & Stay package at select hotels in…

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Experience Craft Beer in Cabarrus County during NC Beer Month

04/23/2019

With more than 300 across the state, North Carolina is home to the largest number of breweries and brew pubs in the American South! Every April brings a month-long celebration of our state’s thriving craft beer culture, and Race to Taste is your guide to experiencing NC beer right here. Take part in this self-guided…

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Spring Break Road Trip to Cabarrus County, NC

03/15/2019

Looking for some Spring Break inspiration that will get your family fired up for a road trip? Cabarrus County is the perfect place to connect, learn and let loose! Here, motorsports pairs with history, thrilling events, affordable accommodations, local shopping and dining, and more for an extraordinary getaway. Get your motor running with these three…

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Meet the Tastemakers

02/18/2019

Before you raise your glass, get to know a few of the local Tastemakers. Meet eight of the area’s beer, wine and whiskey experts behind the booming craft beverage scene in Cabarrus County, NC. Robert Burrage, Lil’ Robert’s Place As the community’s “pioneer of craft beer,” Burrage offers an awesome selection of homegrown brews, wine…

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Creative Workshops & Classes in Cabarrus County, NC

02/06/2019

Looking for activities to fill your craft-urday afternoon? These creative destinations in Cabarrus County offer DIY arts classes and hands-on workshops that are perfect for an inspired day or a fun night out with friends. AR Workshop With an array of home décor workshops to choose from, this boutique DIY studio offers the ideal environment…

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Art Galleries & Studios in Cabarrus County, NC

01/30/2019

In addition to inspiring street art in Downtown Concord, Cabarrus County is home to galleries and studios where you can admire, interpret and even take home a masterpiece. ClearWater Artist StudioOriginally home to the City Water Works in the 1920s, ClearWater Artist Studio is a space for working artists to build their practice and community,…

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Treat Yourself in Cabarrus County, NC

01/24/2019

Single or taken, Valentine’s Day is the perfect reason to indulge. Whether you’re planning a day of self-care or an entire weekend to unwind, celebrate this sweet holiday with these special spirits, artful desserts and designer deals here in Cabarrus County.   Pair Bourbon and Chocolate in PrisonLooking for an alternative to traditional date night…

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3 Ways to Add Some Zoom to Your Zen

01/16/2019

Planning a weekend away to unplug and destress? Feel the rush first and then relax! Adrenaline & Zen is a wellness travel trend that pairs full-throttle activities with ultra-relaxing ones to intensify the experience. Add some zoom to your zen with this trio of ways to get your thrills and chill in Cabarrus County, North…

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Be Our Guest: Resources for Out-of-Town Wedding Guests

01/09/2019

From rustic barns framed by cotton candy sunsets to the charming elegance of historic buildings downtown, Insta-worthy wedding venues are easy to find in Cabarrus County, North Carolina. But if you’ve already completed your site search, selected Cabarrus County as the destination for your big day and planned a party your guests won’t forget, this…

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