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How to Spend Mother's Day in Lake Norman

With Mother’s Day around the corner, planning a special day for your mom this year will be much easier. There are different ways you can show how much your mom means to you at Lake Norman! We’ve compiled a list of ideas to help make Mother’s Day a really special one this year from sending her a care…

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Free and Cheap Things To Do In Lake Norman

If you’re on a budget and looking for something fun to do around town, no worries. We have gathered a list of experiences that are affordable and available for you. Now get on out there and make some memories. Explore the Outdoors Blythe Landing Free Play volleyball or go fishing at a waterfront…

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6 Best Picnic Spots in Lake Norman

Sunny days and picnics go hand-in-hand! The weather has warmed up and the days are getting longer. There's no better way to enjoy a meal than while bonding with family, friends and vitamin D. With plenty of scenic parks and waterfront views, here are some of the best picnic spots around town to sit…

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A Guide to Boat Rentals on Lake Norman

Around 100 million Americans go boating each year and it's a number that has only continued to grow. Lake Norman has plenty of lake for people to enjoy a boat ride. No boat? No problem. There are a variety of companies you can contact to rent a boat and jet ski. Some will even offer tubes and skis…

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Easter Festivities in Lake Norman

Easter is just around the corner, on Sunday, April 17th! Just enough time for you to plan your attendance to all the necessary events and activities that come with the holiday. We have compiled this list to help you to hop around to any of the Easter festivities in the Lake Norman area that you…

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The History of Lake Norman

A little over 60 years ago, the bed of Lake Norman was dry. People lived, worked, died, and were buried around the Catawba River before the land around it was bought up by the then Duke Power Company (originally the Catawba Power Company), now Duke Energy, to build a dam. Lake Norman is a man-made…

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23 To Try Before 2023

If you’re in the beautiful Lake Norman area and looking for fun ways to spend your day, look no further than this bucket list of the top things to try before 2023. From trying a warm milkbread donut in Davidson to watching the sunset at Jetton Park, here are 23 activities around the lake for locals…

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St. Patrick's Day Festivities

With March quickly approaching, we know there are lots of people already trying to make their fun-filled plans for St. Patricks Day. With the overwhelming amount of events and fun to choose from, we are here to help you find just the one for you and your friends. From Irish music to festive drinks…

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Navigating the Backroads of Lake Norman

While Lake Norman is home to beautiful landscapes and scenery, there are also plenty of back streets and country roads with picturesque views that can take you where you need to go. We’ve compiled a guide to help you navigate the backroads of Lake Norman and explore the area like a local. U.S…

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Spending A Rainy Day Around Lake Norman

With Spring approaching and bringing those rainy day blues, don’t be discouraged, because even rainy days can be filled with fun and excitement. We listed our favorite activities to get you out of the house and make the best out of your day! Find a book to snuggle up with at Main Street Books We…

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