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Whether you are in search of fine dining, a great pub, thrilling nightlife, or a family-fun meal, Lake Norman has it all. Offering a variety of local restaurants and well-know chains, there is...View

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June
28
August
2

Kiss Anchor Island: Ragin' Mis...

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July
23
July
23

Outdoor Cinema Series "Despica...

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July
25
July
25

Movies at McGuire

Enjoy a movie on a large outdoor movie screen from our lawn or from your boat.  Refreshments will be available for purchase.  ...more

July
26
July
26

Davidson Farmer's Market Salsa...

The Davidson Farmer’s Market presents its 5th Annual Salsa Showdown, where Market patrons compete to make the best salsa using local...more

August
3
August
3

Miss May's Garden Tea

Historic Rural Hill is pleased to announce Miss May's Spring Tea, presented by the Rural Retreat Auxiliary on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 from...more

August
5
August
5

National Night Out Huntersvill...

Community Event Tuesday ● August 6, 2013 ● 6-8 p.m. at Birkdale Village All Activities are FREE! • Parade begins at 6 p.m. •...more

August
6
August
6

Outdoor Cinema Series: "The Hu...

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August
9
August
9

Outdoor Cinema Series: "The LE...

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August
20
August
20

Outdoor Cinema Series: "Grown ...

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August
22
August
24

VisitLakeNorman.org Kickoff

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Town of Cornelius

Photo of Cornelius Town Hall Courtesy of Visit Lake Norman

Cornelius was established in 1905 and originated as a mill and farm community. Originally incorporated as ‘Liverpool', the town's name was changed to Cornelius to honor Joseph Benjamin Cornelius. When Lake Norman was formed, Cornelius added 54 miles of shoreline. Today, Cornelius is a laid-back town offering unique attractions, restaurants, lakeside parks and shopping. Cornelius Seal

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Cornelius Photo Gallery

Photos of the Cornelius area are available on this page for download. Photo credit MUST read Courtesy of Visit Lake Norman. If you need a high resolution image please email Travis Dancy, Director of Sales at tdancy@lakenorman.org. Purchase fee may apply. For more photos of Lake Norman's landscapes, attractions, events, and more check out Visit Lake Norman's Photo Gallery or visit us on Visit Lake Norman's Facebook Page!

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 Midtown Sundries Waterfront Lake Norman Picnic Tables Blythe Landing Cornelius Lake Norman   Bailey Park Charlotte Symphony
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NC Sailing and Rowing Community Center Lake Norman
Town of Cornelius' Visit Lake Norman (VLN) Board of Directors Representation:

Commissioner John Bradford; Alternate is Commissioner Woody Washam

  • John BradfordVLN Board of Directors' town representative is appointed by the town Mayor for each Fiscal Year (July 1 - June 30), and serves a one-year term.
  • Visit Lake Norman sends bi-monthly reports to the VLN Board of Director representative. 
  •  If you have questions, please email Commissioner John Bradford.
  • Cornelius Advisory Boards & Commissions with Visit Lake Norman (VLN) Representation and/or Participation:
    • Town of Cornelius PARC Advisory Board Commissioner - Member Seat:  Travis Dancy, Director of Sales