COVID-19 Updates

Announced on February 24: North Carolina will lift modified Stay At Home order on 2/26 at 5pm. Restaurants, salons/personal care businesses, and pools are open at 50% capacity and there is a statewide requirement for face coverings where social distancing is not possible. More Resources

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Your 24-Hour Guide to Birkdale Village

Located on what used to be a dairy farm, Birkdale Village has become a popular retail destination that people near and far go to shop and has essentially served as Huntersville's second town center. Birkdale opened twenty years ago offering 250,000 square feet of retail, 320 apartments, and 50,000…

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9 RV Campgrounds Around the Lake

Hitting the road in an RV has turned into one of America's popular, yet practical way of traveling. The first documented cross country trip in an RV was in 1915 when the Conklin family departed New York to head to California, which ended up taking them two months to complete. Today, more than 46…

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A Historical Drive Around Lake Norman

Lake Norman has an abundance of historical sites and landmarks one can visit and learn about. Whether you're a long-time resident or planning a trip, we've put together our first historical drive checklist that will guide you to the popular historical sites the area has to offer. So buckle up, and…

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Weather in Lake Norman

Lake Norman is a great visit year-round. Throughout the year there are four distinct seasons to expect when visiting Lake Norman. With plenty of water activities, shopping, golfing, and seasonal events in the area, this is the place to be. Whether you are planning a vacation or a permanent…

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Black History in Lake Norman

Black History Month has been celebrated since the 1970s when President Gerald Ford formally recognized the celebration of black culture and community during the US Bicentennial. It's important to learn about this part of American history so we'll take a closer look into the towns of Cornelius…

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7 Proposal-Worthy Places in Lake Norman

We all dream of hearing a few little life-changing words while being surrounded by a little water and a little sand on a beach or trail near the lake. Lake Norman offers a variety of places for your dream proposal from beautiful waterfront restaurants to breathtaking lakeside views. A planned…

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Lake Norman Valentine's Ideas

Love is in the air! Valentine's Day this year might be a little different, but don't worry. We got you covered from the most romantic activities to some delicious foodie favorites to enjoy with your significant other. Breakfast Valentine's Day falls on a Sunday this year so what better way to start…

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Top 10 Restaurant Reviews

Googling places to eat and finding a spot with great reviews has become the new norm, so we've gone ahead and did the homework for you. We’ve compiled a list of Top 10 restaurants for our three towns according to Yelp & Trip Advisor reviews. Go ahead and start comparing the lists and essentially…

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Celebrities in Lake Norman

Lake Norman is a beautiful area with a multitude of ways to spend quality time with your loved ones, or just get away from reality for a while. While Charlotte is a big city providing the glitz and glamour at times, the lakeside of Charlotte, Lake Norman, is home to many celebrities and household…

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Lake Norman Safecation

The COVID-19 pandemic brought forth a sudden stop in travel and tourism and many locally-owned businesses like restaurants and attractions have felt its devastating effects. Many have had to temporarily close their doors to ensure the safety and well-being of their employees, customers, and…

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