Retail Notes


Cabarrus Regional Chamber of Commerce's Annual BBQ will be 5:30-8 p.m. Tuesday at zMax Dragway on Bruton Smith Boulevard.

Tickets are $25 for members and $30 for other guests. Adult beverage wristbands will be $5. Sponsorships are available; call 704-260-8126.


Concord Mills mall will host a free "Style Stop" fashion and style event with beauty tips, demonstrations. free samples. a fall fashion preview and a dessert party 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Off 5th Saks Fifth Avenue store.

Details: 704-979-3000,

Three businesses in the new Heritage Commons Business Park on N.C. 49 in Harrisburg will host a free grand opening and relocation celebration at 11 a.m. Oct. 15 and continuing all day.

Studio 7 Salon, Harrisburg Sporting Goods and Integrated Martial Arts will feature a sampling of local retail vendors, multiple prize raffles, free promotional giveaways and food and beverages.

Studio 7 Salon will sell pink hair feathers; proceeds will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Details: Studio 7 Salon, 704-455-1444; Harrisburg Sporting Goods, 980-622-8578; Integrated Martial Arts, 704-363-6236;

Lake Norman

The Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce will host its Business Expo 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Thursday at the Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville. Details:

Mary Craven has joined Peoples Bank as a vice president and manager of its Cornelius Business Center.

Craven has worked in the Lake Norman area financial sector for about 20 years, including in such business development roles as personal banker and sales and service manager, and as Davidson executive/branch manager with another local financial institution.