Cool Fish LKN aims to create a casual social space for community members to come together to enjoy good food and creative drinks, making unforgettable memories. This mission presented a great obstacle for the owner, Alex Atkins, during the age of COVID-19. How could he continue to bring together the community during a time when we are supposed to be apart? The answer — Live DJ Streaming all month long!
In honor of another 2nd Friday coming to a close, we thought we would share with you some of our #2ndFridayFestival memories! Between the food trucks, drinks, live music, and shopping, there is a lot to be excited about at 2nd Friday. Here are some of the highlights from our time at the July 12th Festival.
U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion Jamie Laval will perform a concert in Cornelius on the longest day and shortest night of the year, June 21. In this family-friendly tribute to the midsummer solstice, Laval will be joined by enchanting soprano Megan McConnell. The duo will present ancient music from the Hebridean Isles and the Scottish… Continue reading Midsummer Solstice Celtic Concert at The Warehouse
Local Music School, Learn Music, has opened the doors of a brand new, state-of-the-art, music production lab. This month, OTC business Learn Music (located: 20823 N Main St) put the finishing touches on its brand new Music Production Lab. This is Learn Music’s 3rd expansion since it opened its doors in Jan. 2014. The school will host… Continue reading ‘Learn Music’ Opens Music Production Lab
The Tawba Walk Arts & Music Festival is your all-access pass to discovering the area’s premiere talent! Join us for the return of the Spring edition of the Lake’s most action-packed, fun-filled community festival featuring an all-local cast of talent that is sure to get your creative juices flowing! Tawba Walk features: —> 2 stages… Continue reading Tawba Walk Arts & Music Festival April 14
This Saturday marks the 5th annual Laketoberfest at Bailey Road Park! This annual family-friendly event is one of the largest Oktoberfest celebrations in Lake Norman and attracts thousands of guests each year. The festivities kick-off at 4:00 pm. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and get ready to enjoy the beautiful fall evening on the lawn… Continue reading Prost! Time for the Annual Laketoberfest
The inside scoop on a few of the best happenings in OTC each week! Off-the-Wall Paint Off and Spoken Word Open Mic Friday, September 22 7:00 pm-9:00 pm Studio 13, 19725 Oak St Unit 13 $5 cover at the door How it works: Artists will have a bucket next to their easel for you to… Continue reading Off-the-Wall, What’s in your Attic, Hops for Hope and The Chaos Accords, all THIS WEEK!
Eric Williams’s childhood had a Motown soundtrack. His parents played music constantly in the house, and he remembers how it drew him in. “I wanted to know what – and who – was behind the music. And I wanted to know what instruments were creating the sound,” he said. His parents didn’t push him to… Continue reading School of Rock ‘Amps Up’ Music Lessons