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Kannapolis Intimidators vs. Greensboro Grasshoppers
Intimidators Stadium

The Kannapolis Intimidators will host the Greensboro Grasshoppers at 7:05 p.m. Come celebrate Thirsty Thursday with Aug-toberfest, our final Craft Beer Sampling Night of the season! Come out and enjoy specials on all drinks at the ballpark, including fountain drinks and craft beer.

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+).

Phone: 704-932-3267
College Night Out
Downtown Salisbury

Spend Friday night Downtown Salisbury for College Night Out. Enjoy games, dancing, music, a fun trolley tour and more from 6-9 p.m. There will also be a dance off between school mascots and the Salisbury Police Department. 

The Dixie Swim Club
Lee Street theatre

Five Southern women, whose friendship began many years ago on their college swim team, set aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relations. Shows begin at 7:30 p.m.

Phone: 704-310-5507
History on Tap
Various Historic Places

Explore Salisbury's past by visiting some of the city's most intriguing historic properties. From theatre to toys, beer to wine, cars to trains and everything in between, each of the tours will provide you with an educational and engaging experience via this town's fantastic buildings. Here's your chance to see - and taste - the real Salisbury during the fourth Thursday during June, July & August from 6 - 8 p.m.

  • Thursday, June 22 from 6 - 8 p.m. @ Morgan Ridge Railwalk Brewery & Eatery
  • Thursday, July 27 from 6 - 8 p.m. @ Grievous Gallery
  • Thursday, August 24 from 6 - 8 p.m. @ Beacon Hall (121 W. Ridge Avenue)

Phone: 704-686-0108
Personal Narratives. Relationships. Identity.
Waterworks Visual Arts Center

This exhibition at Waterworks Visual Arts Center is a site specific installation exploring personal narratives, relationships, and identity by Charlotte-based South Korean artist, Rocyeun Kim, will pair with Raleigh-based neon artist Nate Sheaffer’s illuminated wall sculptures. Gallery hours are Monday - Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Phone: 704-636-1882
Kannapolis Farmers Market
Downtown Kannapolis

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.

Phone: 704-920-4349
Cheerwine: Celebrating 100 Years
Rowan Museum

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.

Phone: 704-633-5946
How the West Was Won: Trains and the Transformation of Western NC
North Carolina Transportation Museum

"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.

Phone: 704-636-2889
Salisbury Sculpture Show: Discover What's Inside
Downtown Salisbury

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. 

Phone: 704-638-5235


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