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We are Old Town Cornelius, and so are you.

OTC is quickly becoming a hub for a vibrant and flourishing arts scene. Known for its popular breweries, OTC is making a name for itself as a destination for culture of all kinds: from boutique stores and bottle shops, to farm-to-fork restaurants and live music venues, OTC has something for everyone.

While spotlighting the unique character in re-purposing historic buildings into creative community hubs, we tell the story of our heritage, we celebrate Cornelius present day through its old town roots.


What's New

January 9, 2019

Painting the Picture: Business Spotlight: SpeedPro Imaging

Framework They say that art is in the eye of the beholder, but the integrity of a true piece of art begins long before it’s creation. […]
November 16, 2018

Cultural Resource Management and Why It Is Important for Cornelius

Introducing Gerard Thomas, our guest contributor on matters of heritage, history and preservation efforts.  
November 8, 2018

Honor Our Veterans this Saturday at Town Hall

Join the Town of Cornelius and American Legion Post 86 for their annual Veterans Day Celebration, starting at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 10. The gathering […]
October 30, 2018

Meet the Comics at this Week’s Stand-Up Showcase!

Every 1ST FRIDAY of the month we are featuring some of the area’s most witty, clever and downright hilarious comics in one fast-paced evening of Stand-up […]

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