Top Five Things To Do

Planning a trip to Concord, Kannapolis, Harrisburg, Mt. Pleasant, or Midland, NC? You don’t want to miss these five upcoming events in Cabarrus County! Here’s all of the information you need to incorporate these must-see activities into your visit.

  1. Exhibit: Clay – Nov 8-Jan 28
    The Cabarrus Arts Council’s most popular exhibit is back at The Galleries! This annual pottery exhibition and sale features the works of 28 North Carolina potters. The impressive display includes a variety of sizes, styles and glazes, and both functional and decorative pieces.
  2. Eggnog Jog 5K – Nov 17
    Racing under the lights isn’t just for NASCAR at Charlotte Motor Speedway! Set your own pace on the same superspeedway as stock car greats during this holiday-themed 5k fun run through the dazzling lights of Speedway Christmas, complete with costumed runners and fireworks!
  3. Carolina Renaissance Festival – Sep 29-Nov 18
    History comes alive on Saturdays and Sundays through November 18 with non-stop, day long entertainment on twelve stages, arts and crafts, games and rides, jousting knights on horseback, feasting and so much more. Each day is filled with an abundance of attractions and entertainment for all ages. The Village pathways are bursting to life with over 500 costumed villagers that interact with you for your amusement. Huzzah!
  4. Speedway Christmas – Nov 18-Dec 31 (Closed Dec 25)
    Speedway Christmas returns to Charlotte Motor Speedway for the ninth year featuring over 3 million lights and lights-to-music displays along a 3.75-mile course! The light show is open nightly, and every Thursday through Sunday visitors can the explore the infield Christmas Village including a petting zoo, Bethlehem village, photos with Santa, drive-in style movies on the giant Speedway TV, and a new 50-foot Ferris Wheel!
  5. Cabarrus Christmas – Throughout November & December
    Searching for an unforgettable holiday getaway in the Southeast? Reconnect with family and friends and be filled with wonder in North Carolina’s ultimate motorsports destination. Bookmark this post and get inspired by these Christmas events in Cabarrus County.