Back for a fourth year, Craft Beer & Clay features a tasty beer selection from 26 Acres, a guided make-it-yourself clay piece, and a demonstration from local ceramist Jake Ford on Friday, January 11th at 7:00 p.m.
Art on Tap is a membership group for young professionals. Cost is $40/person; $75/couple. Craft Beer & Clay is free for members and $30 for non-members.
Join us in Downtown Concord this Saturday, for the last weekend of shopping before Christmas! Spend any amount at a participating business and be entered to win $100 in Downtown Concord Dollars!
Special Thank You to our 2018 Small Business Saturday Sponsors: Hilbish Ford, F&M Bank, and Uwharrie Bank.
RE/MAX Executive in Downtown Concord will be offering free gift wrapping this week!
Their team of elves will be available December 18 - 20 from 10:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Leigh Brown & Associates is located at 24 Cabarrus Avenue, East in Downtown Concord. For more information, visit them online or call 704-750-5417.
Famously crowned as "the new queen of bluegrass" by the Wall Street Journal, and the most decorated artist in that field. Vincent's music incorporates savvy contemporary touches while drawing deeply from the authentic traditions of classic bluegrass, with a flawless band that can execute break-neck instrumentals to heart wrenching ballads. Catch one of two performances at The Davis on Saturday, January 19 at 4:00 p.m. or 8:00 p.m.
Owner Lori Rice and team of The Sweet Life, specialty bakery shop in Downtown Concord, are officially open in their new location at 15 Cabarrus Avenue, West, - a store front property located underneath the renovated Telephone Exchange building behind the Hotel Concord. If you've enjoyed dessert while visiting 2 Gals Kitchen, you have enjoyed a sweet treat from The Sweet Life!
Concord's Best Dressed Kids is now operating out of 35 Union, Street South in Downtown Concord. They will be hosting their Chamber Ribbon Cutting this coming Friday, December 14 at 9:45 a.m. Starting as an online retailer, owner Rob Stevenson decided to expand operations to include a Downtown storefront after attending last summer's pop-up market on Union Street. Specializing in clothing for children, they carry a variety of styles ages infant and up.
If you're looking for a unique gift you won't find anywhere else this holiday, Downtown Concord is your holiday shopping destination! Many of our stores have extended hours and additional shopping days added throughout the month of December. Visit the shop page of our website for store listings and locations.
Now through December 8, Cabarrus County Library visitors can give back to the community while taking care of overdue fines during the Food for Fines program. Patrons can donate canned food items in exchange for a $2-per-item credit toward overdue fines.
The Spring into Arts Festival committee is currently accepting applications for the 2019 festival. The festival will take place Saturday, May 11 from 10 - 4 p.m. in Downtown Concord and attracts artist from across the region. The centerpiece of the festival is a juried art show with artists spanning a wide variety of mediums including jewelry, ceramics, wood, painting, photography, glass and textiles. Early-bird deadline for applications is January 31, 2019 with a $65 application fee.
A Holiday tradition returns! Little ones are invited to enjoy cookies with Santa at the Cabarrus Arts Council on Wednesday, December 5 from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. in The Galleries. Bring the entire family to have your photo taken by Carolina Portrait Designs. For more information call 704-920-ARTS (2787).