A Kannapolis Christmas Celebration Of Lights

  November 25 – December 30, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Cost: Free Stroll through the park or take a ride on the Winterland Express to see more than 250,000 Christmas lights. The Celebration of lights will also feature the Double Decker Carousel and performances from the Kannapolis Singing
Posted on December 1, 2017

17 Holiday Health Tips

Indulging Without Overindulging Relax. You won’t gain 10 pounds. It’s a misconception that you’ll need to go up a pant size in January. The average person gains only about a pound during the weeks between Thanksgiving and New Year’s. That’s no excuse to eat with abandon, though. (After all, gaining
Posted on December 1, 2017

Kannapolis Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony

November 25, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cost: Free Celebrate the start of the holiday season with live music, entertainment, kids activities, fireworks and more. Enjoy live music and entertainment, kids activities, Santa, fireworks and of course, the Winterland Express & Carousel. Read More
Posted on November 20, 2017

Thanksgiving ‘pre-tox’: How to eat healthy this week and Thanksgiving Day

Stuffing, sweet potato casserole and pumpkin pie, oh my! On Thanksgiving, the average American consumes 4,500 calories, according to the Calorie Control Council. That’s why “Good Morning America” tapped nutritionist Maya Feller for her tips on how to do a Thanksgiving “pre-tox,” a healthy eating “detox” leading up to
Posted on November 20, 2017

A Boy and His Superhero: A Mother and Son Event

Join us at the Laureate Center for an evening of entertainment and fun. This program is designed for boys ages five (5) & up to be accompanied by his mom, step-mom, grandma, big sister, aunt, or special lady. Games, snacks, dancing, and a lot of super hero themed fun
Posted on November 1, 2017

Memorial Gardens

Memorial Garden, which covers approximately three acres, was purchased in 1804 by First Presbyterian Church for construction of its first sanctuary. The original building built in 1810, on the highest point of the property, was a 12 sided log structure. The second church building, erected of brick on the
Posted on November 1, 2017

Fire Truck Parade and Open House

The Kannapolis Fire Department will host a Fire Truck Parade to as part of their Annual Open House, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Saturday, September 30. The parade will begin at 11 a.m. The route will be along Laureate Way and N. Research Campus Drive, between City Hall
Posted on September 25, 2017

Parade of Homes

The Parade of Homes is the Charlotte Region’s largest open house. The finest home builders in Charlotte and the surrounding area participate in the Parade. Our builders work hard to create homes that families will want to enjoy for years to come. Like and Follow the Parade on Facebook
Posted on September 25, 2017

Back-to-School Study Tips

Whether you’re headed back to college, high school, middle school, or elementary school, the back-to-school season is in full-swing!  To help ensure that students start the school year off on the right foot, StudyPoint’s National Director of Academics, Jamee Wilke, shared her tips and expertise with Philadelphia’s Fox 29 reporter, Jennaphr Frederick.  Jamee
Posted on August 31, 2017

Cabarrus Food Truck Friday

Enjoy food and beverages from a variety of food trucks and enjoy live entertainment at this weekly event. Event Details Date: September 1, 2017 Time: 6:00pm – 10:00pm Location: Cabarrus Brewing Company 329 McGill Ave NW Concord, North Carolina 28027 Read More
Posted on August 31, 2017