Take a Hike This Fall

Twelve Mile Creek Trail – Walnut Creek Park Segment Twelve Mile Creek Trail at Walnut Creek Park stretches along Twelve Mile Creek for nearly 3.5 miles from Walnut Creek Park through Walnut Creek neighborhood to the South Carolina/North Carolina state line. This natural surface trail hosts a number or boardwalks and bridges. The trail is…

Charlotte Fairs and Festivals

Charlotte Fall Festivals and Fairs Fried turkey legs, funnel cakes, and a fried snicker bar always bring back memories of perfect fall nights at the fair. Thankfully, we get to enjoy these delicacies year after year. Be sure to enjoy one of these festivals or fairs this fall season in and around Charlotte. Here’s a…

Back-to-School Tips for Parents

Starting the new school year can be a time of great excitement… and anxiety. Help calm your child’s fears (and your own) with these teacher-approved tips. Meet the new teacher. For kids, one of the biggest back-to-school fears is “Will I like my new teacher?” Breaking the ice early on is one of the best…

Lancaster, SC School Calendar

Summer is going by fast so don’t forget to mark your calendars for the first day of school! We know all the parents out there are so excited to buy school supplies and prepare for a new school year! Here’s a handy link to print the calendar so you can get started with your planning.…

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Bloom: The Festival of Awakening

JULY 27 – 28, 2018 Satarah Productions is excited to announce that the performance arts collective is bringing its’ annual cultural festival Bloom back for its sixth year! Performance artists from across the United States and Canada have been invited and will once again come together to share their art and passion. As in the…

Charlotte French Festival

Charlotte French Festival

Celebrate the rich and entertaining French culture at the 2nd Charlotte French Festival. Get ready to enjoy great food, wine, crepes, delicious pastries, music, dance and, of course, the pétanque initiation and tournament. Fun and excitement for the entire family, while you learn more about the French culture. Leash up your dog-and-people-friendly canine family members…

Charlotte 4th of July Fireworks and Events

Celebrate Independence Day with a boom. From 5k’s to parades and festivals, there’s something for every family to enjoy this fourth of July. ​June 15-24 Gaston All American Festival | Gastonia The City of Gastonia Fourth of July festival is now the Gaston All American Fair and includes more rides, live music, food, crafts, games, art, music, entertainment, and a new…

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Charlotte Knights Schedule

The Charlotte Knights are a minor league Baseball team in Charlotte, North Carolina. The team, which plays in the International League, is the Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox of the American League. The Charlotte Knights Stadium is located just 45 minutes from Walnut Creek! Check out the full schedule of upcoming games. View…

Military Appreciation Days

Military Appreciation Days at NASCAR Hall of Fame

From May 18 to 29, leading up to Memorial Day, the NASCAR Hall of Fame and Toyota are honored to offer all active, reserve, veteran and retired military personnel complimentary admission and unlimited simulator rides with a valid military ID. DETAILS Valid May 18-29, 2018 Complimentary NASCAR Hall of Fame admission and unlimited simulator rides…