Cabarrus

Cabarrus County Fair and more!

Please submit your event information online. Go to events.charlotteobserver.com and click on "add to our listings." E-mail photos to stories@newsofcabarrus.com. The print deadline is two weeks in advance of the event date.

Sept. 8

Concord Farmers Market:

11 a.m. Wednesdays. Concord Farmers Market, 24 Market St., Concord. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com.

Multi-Tasking:

Art exhibition features six artists who create in more than one medium weekdays through Sept. 28. The "Cabarrus Art Guild Juried Exhibition" also is on display. Free. The Galleries, 65 Union St. S., Concord. www.CabarrusArtsCouncil.org.

Sept. 10

Cabarrus County Fair:

Free parking. Rides are $1 per ticket or $20 for ride wristbands for unlimited mechanical rides for one day at the fair. Some rides may require extra tickets in addition to the wristband so please check with ticket agent on the midway before purchasing for specifics. 1 p.m. through Sept. 18. Adults $7; children 6-11 years, $3; children 5 and under, free; seniors $5. Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarruscountyfair.com.

Kings of Leon:

7 p.m. Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, 707 Pavilion Blvd., Charlotte. www.livenation.com.

Live Music Featuring Kevin Brawley:

8 p.m. Free. The Wine Room At Afton Village, 5401 Village Drive NW, Concord. www.wine-room.net.

Multi-Tasking:

Art exhibition features six artists who create in more than one medium weekdays through Sept. 28. The "Cabarrus Art Guild Juried Exhibition" also is on display. Free. The Galleries, 65 Union St. S., Concord. www.CabarrusArtsCouncil.org.

Sept. 11

Cabarrus County Fair:

Free parking. Rides are $1 per ticket or $20 for ride wristbands for unlimited mechanical rides for one day at the fair. Some rides may require extra tickets in addition to the wristband so please check with ticket agent on the midway before purchasing for specifics. 1 p.m. Adults $7; children 6-11 years, $3; children 5 and under, free; seniors $5. Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarruscountyfair.com.

Triad Live Steamers Public Run Days:

Triad Live Steamers conducts public train rides the second Saturday of each month 11 a.m.-4 p.m. All ages can ride. Oct. 9. Free, donations appreciated. . Triad Live Steamers Harrisburg Central RR, 6960 Robinson Church Road, Harrisburg. www.triadlivesteamers.org

Live Music Featuring Joe Beckmann:

8 p.m. Free. The Wine Room At Afton Village, 5401 Village Drive N.W., Concord. www.wine-room.net.

Weekly Farmers Market:

Piedmont Farmers Market, 518 Winecoff School Road, Concord. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com

Live Music Featuring John Woodall:

8 p.m. Free. The Wine Room At Afton Village, 5401 Village Drive NW, Concord. www.wine-room.net.

Sept. 12

Cabarrus County Fair:

Free parking. Rides are $1 per ticket or $20 for ride wristbands for unlimited mechanical rides for one day at the fair. Some rides may require extra tickets in addition to the wristband so please check with ticket agent on the midway before purchasing for specifics. 1 p.m. Adults $7; children 6-11 years, $3; children 5 and under, free; seniors $5. Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarruscountyfair.com.

Old Courthouse Theatre Presents The Living Room Reading Series " Dividing the Estate":

Matriarch Stella Gordon is determined not to divide her 100-year-old Texas estate, despite her family's declining wealth and the looming financial crisis. 4 p.m. Free. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. NW, Concord. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Community Days:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte brings back Community Days with the Great Wolf Lodge in Concord. Tickets are valid from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. for the purchased date. All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. $30; free for ages younger than 2. Great Wolf Lodge Concord, 10175 Weddington Road N.W., Concord. www.greatwolf.com. Community Days dates are Sept. 12-19, 23-26, 30; Oct. 1-2.

Sept. 13

Cabarrus County Fair:

Free parking. Rides are $1 per ticket or $20 for ride wristbands for unlimited mechanical rides for one day at the fair. Some rides may require extra tickets in addition to the wristband so please check with ticket agent on the midway before purchasing for specifics. 4 p.m. Adults $7; children 6-11 years, $3; children 5 and under, free; seniors $5. Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarruscountyfair.com.

Community Days:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte brings back Community Days with the Great Wolf Lodge in Concord. Tickets are valid from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. for the purchased date. All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. $30; free for ages younger than 2. Great Wolf Lodge Concord, 10175 Weddington Road N.W., Concord. www.greatwolf.com. Community Days dates are Sept. 13-19, 23-26, 30; Oct. 1-2.

Harrisburg Farmers Market:

Join us for the best local produce, beef, pork, chicken, free range eggs and homemade breads. Stop and visit our artisans and crafters. Ride the mini-rail train free of charge. 4 p.m. Harrisburg Farmers Market, 6960 Robinson Church Road, Harrisburg. www.piedmont-farmersmarket.com.

Multi-Tasking:

Art exhibition features six artists who create in more than one medium weekdays through Sept. 28. The "Cabarrus Art Guild Juried Exhibition" also is on display. Free. The Galleries, 65 Union St. S., Concord. www.CabarrusArtsCouncil.org.

Sept. 14

Community Days:

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte brings back Community Days with the Great Wolf Lodge in Concord. Tickets are valid from 9 a.m.-8 p.m. for the purchased date. All proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. $30; free for ages younger than 2. Great Wolf Lodge Concord, 10175 Weddington Road N.W., Concord. www.greatwolf.com. Community Days dates are Sept. 14-19, 23-26, 30; Oct. 1-2.

Multi-Tasking:

Art exhibition features six artists who create in more than one medium weekdays through Sept. 28. The "Cabarrus Art Guild Juried Exhibition" also is on display. Free. The Galleries, 65 Union St. S., Concord. www.CabarrusArtsCouncil.org.

Cabarrus County Fair:

Free parking. Rides are $1 per ticket or $20 for ride wristbands for unlimited mechanical rides for one day at the fair. Some rides may require extra tickets in addition to the wristband so please check with ticket agent on the midway before purchasing for specifics. 4 p.m. Adults $7; children 6-11 years, $3; children 5 and under, free; seniors $5. Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarruscountyfair.com.

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