Join us in Downtown Concord on Saturday, June 23 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. for Pop-Up Downtown, an expanded market street on Union Street. Held in conjunction with the annual Summer Sidewalk Sale, June 23 is also Small Business Saturday in Downtown Concord.
The nature of this event is a fun, open street market showcasing a variety of local retailers. The cost to participate as a retailer is $50. Space is limited and priority will be given to hand crafted and/or locally sourced items.
This Saturday, May 26 is Small Business Saturday in Downtown Concord! Spend any amount in a participating business and enter to win a drawing of $100 in Downtown Concord Dollars to be spent at over 35 participating businesses!
Special Thank you to our 2018 Small Business Saturday Sponsors: F&M Bank, Hilbish Ford, & Uwharrie Bank.
Join instructor Susan Edmonson Wednesday, June 6 from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. at the Cabarrus Art Guild to create the perfect little wall quilt for Spring! Students will create a fabric nest on a background of textural fabrics such as linen or Osnaburg.
Cost is $35 in addition to supplies. Click here for complete supply list. Click here to register online. For more information call the Cabarrus Art Guild at 704-795-1901.
Join local author and historian Michael Eury for a Guided Historic Walking Tour of Downtown Concord, this Saturday, May 19 from 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.
Learn the history behind the historic Paramount Theatre or take in what was once Town Square with accompanying photographs; just a few of the many stories on the tour! Discover stories even many locals can't tell you!
Join us in Downtown Concord this Thursday, May 17 for the annual Haulers on Union event. The streets of Concord will be packed with locals and NASCAR fans catching a glimpse of more than 30 MONSTER Energy NASCAR Cup haulers as they make their way down Union Street en route to Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Congratulations to this year's Spring into Arts Festival Juried Art Show Winners:
1st Place: Stephanie Ryder, Chantique Designs
2nd Place: Sam Woodson, Sam Woodon Art
3rd Place: Richard Dana Paul, Peaceful Path
Honorable Mention: Arnold Hatley, Arnold's Metal Crafts
Thank you to our Sponsors for making the 2018 Spring into Arts Festival possible!
Save the date for Pop-Up Downtown on Saturday, June 23, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in conjunction with the annual Summer Sidewalk Sale in Downtown Concord and the monthly Small Business Saturday promotion!
The nature of this event is to be a fun, open street market showcasing a variety of local retailers! Cost to participate as a retailer is $50. Limited space available; priority will be given to hand crafted and/or locally sourced items.
Take a step back in time with the Downtown Concord Self Guided Historic Walking Tour! The CDDC's Concord Downtown NC app has launched and continues to have improvements made to it including the latest update with an interactive parking feature! The highlight of the app is an interactive self guided historic walking tour of Downtown Concord.
Join us in Downtown Concord this Saturday, May 12 for the annual Spring into Arts Festival event from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Union Street. Enjoy the juried art show on artist row with over twenty participating artists. Creation Station, the festival's children's area will have live performances throughout the day from both professional and amateur performers. The Concord Library's theme is Art Rocks, with Concord Parks & Recreation focusing on Making Noise.
Join Historic Cabarrus Association, Inc. for their Annual Meeting on Tuesday, May 8 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the newly restored 73 & Main Restaurant, home of former mercantile and the Mt. Pleasant Hosiery Mill.
Meeting highlights include:
-Keynote Address by Dr. Allen Dobson, project manageer of the 73 historic preservation project
-Presentation of HCA's 2018 Outstanding Historian Award
-Year in Review: A look back at HCA in 2017
-Buffet Dinner & Tour