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. Cabarrus Christmas – Throughout 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.
  2. A Kannapolis Christmas – Now-Dec 30 (Closed Dec 25)
    A Kannapolis Christmas kicks off on November 24 with the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and continues through December with performances from the Kannapolis Singing Bears, rides on the Winterland Express train and the only double-decker Carousel in the state, and the Celebration of Lights boasting more than 250,000 lights.
  3. Speedway Christmas – Now-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!
  4. The Ice Park – Now-Jan 21
    Located directly behind Concord Mills at Neighborhood 7, The Speedpark adds over 4,200 square feet of real ice making it the perfect pit stop for ice skating, go karts, mini golf and more. Spend an afternoon on the ice or pick up an unlimited wristband for access to all the fun!
  5. Exhibit: Clay – Now-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