The 2nd Friday Street Festival lights up the streets of Old Town every 2nd Friday from 6-10 pm!

Get ready, Lake Norman! The 2nd Friday Street Festival series is back and better than ever featuring a JAM-PACKED lineup of Live Bands, Food Trucks, Craft Breweries, Special Performances, Local Artists & Craftsmen, Kids Activities & Much More! So what are you waiting for?! Mark your calendars, call your neighbors, gather the whole family (your pets, too!) and venture down to Oak St Mill every 2nd Friday from 6-10pm for a block party celebration that you simply do not want to miss!!

Now in it’s fifth year, 2nd Friday Street Festival continues to captivate audiences young and old, highlighting the vast talent that resides right here in our hometown through a unique combination of art, culture and community. Held six times per year, the event draws thousands of residents and visitors out to old town Cornelius to experience the area’s most exceptional talent including a wide variety of bands, performers, food trucks and, of course, talented local artists and craftsmen.

Looking to get involved?

We are always looking for Artists, Vendors, Volunteers, and Sponsors to make 2nd Friday bigger and better each month. Contact us today if you're interested in being a part of 2nd Friday!

Interested in participating as a vendor? Fill out the online registration by clicking here.

Sponsorship of 2nd Friday Street Festival provides a great marketing opportunity for you and your company to gain a positive association with a rapidly growing arts scene here in Lake Norman. We take care to ensure that all of our sponsors receive maximum exposure and benefits for their contributions. In order to achieve this, we have developed several different sponsorship options. For sponsorship inquiries contact Jessica Boye at jboye@bellalove.com

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