Cabarrus

Quilt show, tourism fair and more!

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Sept. 22

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. 23

Old Courthouse Theatre presents "Harvey":

Enjoy Elwood's imaginary friend, Harvey, a six-and-a-half-foot rabbit when sister, Veta, in a twist of events is committed to the sanitarium instead of her brother. When Elwood shows up looking for his lost friend Harvey, it seems that his mild-mannered delusion has had a strange influence on more than one of the doctors. 8 p.m. Sept. 25, Oct. 1, 2, 8, 9; 2:30 p.m. Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10. $15 adults; $12 seniors and students; $10 children under 12. 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. Other Community Days dates are Sept. 24-26, 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.

Sept. 24

Splash of Color - Quilt Show:

Over 200 quilts and 35-plus vendors; special exhibit of 60 miniature patriotic quilts. 10 a.m. Admission $4; parking fee $3-$5.Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarrusarena.com.

Old Courthouse Theatre presents "Harvey":

Enjoy Elwood's imaginary friend, Harvey, a six-and-a-half-foot rabbit when sister, Veta, in a twist of events is committed to the sanitarium instead of her brother. When Elwood shows up looking for his lost friend Harvey, it seems that his mild-mannered delusion has had a strange influence on more than one of the doctors. 8 p.m. Sept. 25, Oct. 1, 2, 8, 9; 2:30 p.m. Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10. $15 adults; $12 seniors and students; $10 children under 12. 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. Other Community Days dates are Sept. 25-26, 30; Oct. 1-2.

Live Music Featuring Rock 'n' Roll Noel:

8 p.m. Free. The Wine Room At Afton Village, 5401 Village Drive N.W., 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. 25

Splash of Color - Quilt Show:

Over 200 quilts and 35-plus vendors; special exhibit of 60 miniature patriotic quilts. 10 a.m. Admission is $4; parking fee $3-$5. Cabarrus Arena and Events Center, 4751 N.C. 49, Concord. www.cabarrusarena.com.

Old Courthouse Theatre presents "Harvey":

8 p.m. Sept. 25, Oct. 1, 2, 8, 9; 2:30 p.m. Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 10. $15 adults; $12 seniors and students; $10 children under 12. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. NW, Concord. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Live Music Featuring Angie Medlin:

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

"It Takes Two: An Evening with Lauren Kennedy and Alan Campbell":

A Broadway revue performed by a pair of critically acclaimed Broadway, film and television stars. 8 p.m. Sep. 25. $42. Davis Theatre, 65 Union St. S., Concord. www.CabarrusArtsCouncil.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. Other Community Days dates are Sept. 26, 30; Oct. 1-2.

Weekly Farmers Market:

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

Walk from Obesity:

Concord Mills will host the Fourth Annual Carolinas Medical Center-NE Walk from Obesity. Funds raised by walkers of this three-mile trek will benefit the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Foundation and the Obesity Action Coalition. Participants can register for the walk in advance for $25 at www.walkfromobesity.com, or at the event for $30 at Entry 2 near Books-A-Million. 8 a.m. Concord Mills, 8111 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. www.concordmills.com.

Tourism Fair:

Concord Mills' Tourism Fair will feature local hotels, attractions and tourism-related agencies providing information about what to see and do in Charlotte and Cabarrus County. 11 a.m. Free. Concord Mills, 8111 Concord Mills Blvd., Concord. 704-979-3000. www.concordmills.com.

Let's Make A Match:

A Blood and Marrow Drive will be held 1-5:30 p.m. at Price Memorial AME Zion Church, 192 Spring St,. Concord . Come to give blood and/or be added to marrow registry. pricememorialamez.com.

Sept. 26

Community Days:

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. Other Community Days dates are Sept. 30; Oct. 1-2.

Sept. 27

Old Courthouse Theatre Auditions for "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever":

This comedy is adapted from the best selling book. 6 p.m. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

Harrisburg Farmers Market:

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. 28

Cook Smart/Eat Smart:

Adults learn basic cooking skills, how to save money and how to practice food safety at home with these hands-on cooking classes. Register online at cabarruscounty.us/ReservePartner/?c=Common/Home. 5:30 p.m. N.C. Cooperative Extension's Cabarrus County Center, 715 Cabarrus Ave. W., Concord.

Old Courthouse Theatre Auditions for "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever":

This comedy is adapted from the best selling book. 6 p.m. Old Courthouse Theatre, 49 Spring St. N.W., Concord. www.oldcourthousetheatre.org.

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.

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