Lake Norman & Mooresville

The Comedy Zone, Lake Norman YMCA Triathlon and more!

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Aug. 18

Hawaiian fundraiser:

Benefits the North Mecklenburg Senior Center. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the center, 18731 W. Catawba Ave., Cornelius. Food, drink, dancers, cake walk, bake sale, silent acuction and raffle. $10 in advance; $15 at the door. 704-892-4041 for tickets or information.

The Original Wailers:

9 p.m. concert. $20. Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th St., Charlotte. 704-358-9298. www.neighborhoodtheatre.com.

Aug. 19

The Comedy Zone:

Comedian Shaun Jones will perform 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. to benefit the Dublin Dog Foundation, a Charlotte non-profit raising money for Freedom Service Dogs. Tickets $30 and can be purchased online at www.lkncomedyzone.com. Comedy Zone Lake Norman, 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius.

American Red Cross Blood Drive:

American Red Cross Blood Drive. 3 p.m. The Point Lake and Golf Club, 120 Meeting House Square, Mooresville. 704-663-4653. www.the-pointclub.com.

Disc Golf Glow League:

8:30 p.m. Fridays disc golf clinics by local pros. All skill levels are welcome and encouraged and materials needed are for sale. $5. Bailey Road Park, 11536 Bailey Rd., Cornelius. discgolfnews@yahoo.com. 704-728-3212.

Aug. 20

New farmer's market:

5-8 p.m. Fridays through October at the gazebo at Jetton Village featuring produce stands, baked goods with jams and honey, jewelry, herbs and plants, flower bouquets, organic beef, cheese and seafood.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 adult, $5 children 8-12 years, 7 and under free. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.

Aug. 21

Lake Norman YMCA Triathlon 2010:

7 a.m. Lake Norman YMCA, 21300 Davidson St., Cornelius. www.ymcacharlotte.org.

Singles Party:

Lake Norman over 40 Singles Party & Dance. 7 p.m. Dancing, socializing, food. $10 at the door. RSVP: 704-500-9305. Havana Social Club, 17105 Kenton Place, Cornelius. www.havanasc.com/home.

Lake Norman YMCA Triathlon 2010:

7 a.m. Lake Norman YMCA, 21300 Davidson St., Cornelius. www.ymcacharlotte.org.

Civil War Infantry Weekend:

Meet Civil War soldiers on the plantation grounds as they provide demonstrations throughout the weekend. Learn about camp life, camp cooking, drills and more. Visitors can also tour the plantation house and grounds and visit the farm animals and honeybee exhibit. Free with regular site admission. 10 a.m. Regular site admission $7 for adults, $6 for seniors, $5 for students, ages 5 and under free. Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Road, Huntersville. 704-875-2312. www.lattaplantation.org.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 adult, $5 children 8-12 years, 7 and under free. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.

Davidson Farmer's Market:

The Davidson Farmer's Market, a producer-only, year round market features more than 30 local producers, the market features a wide variety of locally grown vegetables and fruits, meats, eggs, honey, dairy and fresh flowers as well as baked goods and non-food items such as soaps and farmer-made crafts. Themed market days, guest chef cooking demonstrations, musical entertainment and educational activities are planned throughout the season. 8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. Davidson Farmer's Market, Downtown Davidson. www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org.

Aug. 22

Civil War Infantry Weekend:

Meet Civil War soldiers on the plantation grounds as they provide demonstrations throughout the weekend. Learn about camp life, camp cooking, drills and more. Visitors can also tour the plantation house and grounds and visit the farm animals and honeybee exhibit. Free with regular site admission. 1 p.m. Regular site admission $7 for adults, $6 for seniors, $5 for students, ages 5 and under free. Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Road, Huntersville. 704-875-2312. www.lattaplantation.org.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 adult, $5 children 8-12 years, 7 and under free. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.

Aug. 24

Maroon 5 w/ Kris Allen & VV Brown:

A mix of polished pop/rock and more. 8 p.m. $35-$50. 704-894-2135. Davidson College's Belk Arena, 200 Baker Drive, Davidson.

Aug. 26

Disc Golf Glow League:

8:30 p.m. Fridays disc golf clinics by local pros. All skill levels are welcome and materials needed are for sale. $5. Bailey Road Park, 11536 Bailey Rd., Cornelius. discgolfnews@yahoo.com.

Aug. 27

American Red Cross Blood Drive:

American Red Cross Blood Drive. 11:30 a.m. Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, 171 Fairview Road, Mooresville. 704-660-4000.

New farmer's market:

5-8 p.m. Fridays through October at the gazebo at Jetton Village featuring produce stands, baked goods with jams and honey, jewelry, herbs and plants, flower bouquets, organic beef, cheese and seafood.

Ghost Walk of Davidson:

7 p.m. $10 adult, $5 children 8-12 years, 7 and under free. 704-928-5452. www.ghostwalknc.com. In Front Of Soda Shop, 103 S. Main St., Davidson.

Aug. 28

Davidson Farmer's Market:

8 a.m.-noon Saturdays. Davidson Farmer's Market, Downtown Davidson. www.davidsonfarmersmarket.org.

Davidson vs. Alumni Game:

1 p.m. Davidson College, 102 N. Main St., Davidson. www.davidsonwildcats.com.

Aug. 31

Michael Franti & Spearhead:

8:30 p.m. concert..$26. Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th St., Charlotte. 704-358-9298. www.neighborhoodtheatre.com

Sept. 5

XTERRA N.C. Fisher Farm Park Trail Running Race:

To register, visit www.dirtyspokes.com. 8:30 a.m. $30 for the 5-mile race; $35 for the 10-mile race. Fisher Farm Park, 21215 Shearers Road, Davidson. 704-892-3349. www.ci.davidson.nc.us

Rural Hill Amazing Maize Maze 2010:

See how fast you can find your way out of the seven-acre corn maze while searching for the 12 map pieces. Music and food will also be available. Visit the website for advance tickets, times and special activities. Through Oct. 8. Age 13 and older, $10; ages 5-12, $7; ages 4 and under, free. Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville. 704-875-3113. www.ruralhill.net.

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