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Kannapolis Intimidators vs. Augusta GreenJackets
Intimidators Stadium
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The Kannapolis Intimidators will host the Augusta GreenJackets at 7:05 p.m. for Thirsty Thursday. Come out and enjoy specials on all drinks at the ballpark, including fountain drinks and craft beer. It is also Young Life Night. The Intimidators are proud to welcome and honor Young Life clubs from around the area! During the game, there will be a Sing for the Fences Karaoke Contest with a $50 prize. Last by not least, the Intimidators will be unveiling their new Star Wars-themed jerseys for the upcoming Star Wars Night on July 22.

Reserved tickets are $8.00 for adults and $7.00 for children (4-12) and seniors (55+). General admission tickets are $6.00 for adults and $5.00 for children (4-12) and seniors (55+).



Web: atmilb.com/1qNGuVq
Phone: 704-932-3267
Business Trade Show 2017
West End Plaza
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Celebrate Rowan County and its true original businesses at the Business Trade Show on Thursday, May 4 from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. Experience the Taste of Rowan featuring Rowan County restaurants and caterers. There will be new products and services to explore, new businesses to learn about and the latest technology will be featured! This event is free and open to the public.



Phone: 704-633-4221
Tom Jones
The Meroney Theater
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Abandoned as a child, Tom Jones is now all grown up and launched into the bewildering romantic world. He falls madly in love with the virtuous Sophia Western -- but Sophia's father is determined to keep the two apart. In his pursuit of true love, the well-intentioned Tom finds himself the object of female attention and romantic complication. But will these misadventures permanently jeopardize his chances with Sophia? Adapted from the classic novel by Henry Fielding, Tom Jones is a bawdy and rollicking comedy that will have you in stitches. On May 4-6, 10-13 the show begins at 7:30 p.m. On May 7, the show begins at 2:30 p.m.



Web: bit.ly/2mK6vu9
Phone: 704-633-5471
A Sense of Place
Waterworks Visual Arts Center
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Enjoy A Sense of Place, an exhibit at Waterworks Visual Arts Center. The exhibit features Harriet Hoover's Family Fruit, Ann Marie Kennedy's New Work and a selection of contempory Southern photography titled The Do Good Fund. The exhibit is free and open during 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Monday through Friday, then 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday.



Web: www.waterworks.org/
Phone: 704-636-1882
Kannapolis Farmers Market
Downtown Kannapolis
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New and returning vendors offer a wide variety of fresh, local produce, as well as cheese, ice cream, honey, baked goods, prepared foods, spices, and crafts from 4-7p.m. every Thursday from April 27-September. This year's vendors include:

  • Miller & Sons Produce - Rowan County family farm that grows strawberries, tomatoes, corn, cantaloupes, and more.
  • Kathryn's Cottage Kitchen - Homemade pimento cheese, chicken salad, bleu cheese dressing, and ranch dressing from recipes passed down through the family.
  • Honeysuckle Hill Bee Farm - Local bees produce pure raw honey and several varieties of creamed honey.
  • Hammel Heritage Farm & Family Bakery - Cabarrus County certified organic farm and baked goods.
  • Hometown Produce - Sells local produce, milk, cheese, yogurt, and ice cream.

For customers’ convenience, the market accepts credit cards, WIC, and SNAP/EBT. Visitors can often enjoy free lemonade and food samples at several of the vendors!

On June 15 and August 10, Toi Degree from the Rowan County Extension Office will be at the market to provide some cooking and food demonstrations.



Web: www.kannapolisnc.gov/farmersmarket
Phone: 704-920-4349
Cheerwine: Celebrating 100 Years
Rowan Museum
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Celebrate 100 years of Cheerwine while learning about the historic soda brand that started right here in Rowan County! The exhibit is open Friday - Sunday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.



Web: www.rowanmuseum.org
Phone: 704-633-5946
How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC
North Carolina Transportation Museum
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"How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC" tells the story of the coming of the railroads after the Civil War and the impact they had on the life, economy, culture, folklore, music and landscape of the mountains. Using videos, narratives, historic photos and artifacts, visitors can view the history of rail in Western NC and learn about the high drama in construction, the dangers of building a railroad grade and the despair that came with the loss of so many lives on the railroad. The NC Transportation Museum is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday through Saturday, from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday and closed on Monday.



Web: www.nctrans.org/Events/West.aspx
Phone: 704-636-2889
Salisbury Sculpture Show: Discover What's Inside
Downtown Salisbury
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The Annual Salisbury Sculpture Show features nineteen sculptures by talented artists. Sculptures may be seen around Downtown Salisbury and at three college campuses – Catawba College, Livingstone College and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College. 



Web: www.facebook.com/salisburysculptureshow/?fref=ts
Phone: 704-638-5235

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