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Jiggy with the Piggy – Better Than Ever!

  This year’s Jiggy with the Piggy will be better than ever! We have added new events, first class entertainment and much more. Make plans now to join us the first week of May! The smells and sights of 80 barbeque competition teams returns to downtown Kannapolis on May 5 & 6. BBQ teams from […]

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Kannapolis 2017 Summer Concerts and Events Announced

Via City of Kannapolis – March 10, 2017 It is going to be another great year to Discover Fun in Kannapolis. The City has announced its lineup of concerts, movies, special events, Intimidators Baseball and of course – fireworks for 2017. All events are free to the public and will be held in downtown Kannapolis. […]

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Update! North Carolina Music Hall of Fame 2016 Induction Ceremony

Induction Ceremony Ticket Release Date: Tickets for the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame 2016 Induction Ceremony will be available for the public to purchase beginning May 31, 2016 at 12 noon. You may purchase your tickets online at: www.2016Induction.Eventbrite.com

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New meeting location for DKI “Friends of Downtown Kannapolis” General Business Meeting – Kannapolis Train Station

Greetings Everyone – The August 18th meeting location has been changed to the newly renovated Kannapolis Train Station at 6:30pm. Downtown Kannapolis revitalization plans continue to progress & we all get to be a part of it. We will begin at 6:30 & have lots to talk about. We will hear updates on the Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts festivals and […]

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City Officials Consider First Major Downtown Project

Via City of Kannapolis – The Kannapolis City Council is considering approval of what would be the first major Downtown Revitalization project. In September 2015 the City purchased 50 acres of land and buildings in the downtown core. A master development plan has been underway since that time with the city completing a market analysis, […]

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Kannapolis Cruise-In 2016 Season begins Saturday, March 12th – with new hours!

Presented by Cabarrus Events Association, they are proud to continue the very popular Kannapolis Cruise-In. This family fun event is free to the public and brings out thousands of show cars and spectators. The Cruise-In is held the second Saturday of every month:  March – November. Please Note the times have changed:  Cruise-In now begins […]

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2016 Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival season begins April 30th!

Saturday, April 30th 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Join us in Downtown Kannapolis as we celebrate the first Festival of the Arts in 2016. The Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival Series brings singers, musicians, belly dancers, poets, painters, pottery makers, arts, crafts, jugglers, clowns and other forms of arts and culture to the downtown Kannapolis streets. The Festival series […]

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March Downtown Kannapolis Inc. General Business Meeting

The March Downtown Kannapolis Inc. General Business Meeting will be held on Thursday, March 17th at 6:30 pm, in the Kannapolis Rotary Hall (211 West Ave).  This meeting is open to the public and all are welcome.  If you missed the meeting last month, come this month – we missed you!  

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Visitors bureau wants to make it easier for tourists to find attractions

KANNAPOLIS — Tourists traveling through Cabarrus County will soon have an easier time finding their way to downtown Kannapolis and other points in the community thanks to a way finding program that will soon be implemented by the Cabarrus County Convention and Visitors Bureau. The program will be a partnership with all of the municipalities […]

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Kannapolis City Hall opens Monday

  KANNAPOLIS — The new Kannapolis City Hall will be open for tours from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 14, with a ceremony held at 4 p.m. before the council’s first meeting in their new chambers. The Kannapolis City Council will hold their meeting 4:45 p.m. Monday at the new Kannapolis City Hall at […]

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