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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5 Adventures for Your 2019 Travel Bucket List

01/03/2019

According to the U.S. Travel Association, more than 705 million vacation days went unused last year. Don’t leave yours on the table! Whether you’ve got a fresh bank of vacation days or a short window to use what’s left, the New Year is an exciting time to assess your travel goals and plan on putting…

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Start Your Engines: 3 Fun + Fitness Pairings in Cabarrus County

12/30/2018

From fun ways to jumpstart your New Year’s fitness resolutions to outdoor adventures for active travelers, here are three ways you can burn some calories while exploring all that Cabarrus County, North Carolina has to offer. Kannapolis Festivals & Attractions + 5K Races Motorized isn’t the only way to race in Cabarrus County! Stay in…

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5 Things to Do in Downtown Concord

12/30/2018

Walkable, scenic and fun, Historic Downtown Concord is full of special spots to eat, drink and be merry. From independently-owned boutiques, to local restaurants, craft breweries, art galleries, museums and more, these five things to do (along with friendly folks and charming small-town feel) will make you want to stay a while! Admire the art…

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Restaurants Open on Christmas Eve & Day

12/19/2018

Whether you’re visiting family for the holidays or just avoiding the kitchen this year, these restaurants in Cabarrus County, NC will be cooking over Christmas! Some will welcome guests all day while others are open only for breakfast or lunch, so use this as a guide and be sure to call for the latest information…

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Tune Up in Cabarrus County, NC

12/18/2018

Your Guide to Exploring the Intersection of Music & Motorsports in North Carolina   DAY 1: HARMONY & HORSEPOWER Start your engine with a tour at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Built in 1959, the track’s story is one of excitement and innovation. Cabarrus County is known as “Where Racing Lives” for many reasons. It’s the only…

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Custom Made in Cabarrus

11/19/2018

After you snag deals at Concord Mills on Black Friday, here’s where to handpick custom holiday gifts on Small Business Saturday. Cabarrus County’s independent boutiques and specialty businesses offer custom services that make it meaningful. Perfect for a variety of personalities, these presents are designed, pressed, printed and stitched with love. Get inspired by this…

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Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Day

11/16/2018

Whether you’re visiting family for the holidays or just avoiding the kitchen this year, these restaurants in Cabarrus County, NC will be cooking on Thanksgiving Day! Some will welcome guests all day while others are open only for breakfast or lunch, so be sure to call for the latest information on hours and menu. Happy Thanksgiving!…

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9 Reasons to Visit the 9th Annual Speedway Christmas

11/14/2018

Charlotte Motor Speedway has decked the halls (and the grandstands) to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. You’ve got to get to Concord, North Carolina this Christmas to see the illuminated superspeedway at its most festive. Here’s why. It’s the area’s premiere light show. For nine years, Charlotte Motor Speedway has been dazzling…

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Cabarrus Christmas: 2018 Holiday Happenings

11/09/2018

Searching for an unforgettable holiday getaway in the Southeast? Reconnect with family and friends and be filled with wonder throughout November and December in North Carolina’s ultimate motorsports destination. In Cabarrus County, the area’s premier holiday light show and the largest shopping and entertainment destination in the Carolinas are situated less than a mile from…

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