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Memorial Day Weekend Festivities in Lake Norman

With the start of summer fast approaching, Memorial Day weekend is a great way to kick off the season. From the opening of public beaches to events honoring those sacrificing for our freedoms, there is no shortage of things to do over the holiday. Read more to find out how you can enjoy the…

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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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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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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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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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9 Spring Events & Festivals Happening in Lake Norman

As warmer weather approaches, spring marks the return of some of our favorite events & festivals that you don’t want to miss. Lake Norman hosts a variety of events & festivals that are fun for the whole family. From watching athletes throw battle axes to exploring some of the best local artwork…

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Lake Norman Valentine's Ideas

Love is in the air! Although Valentine's Day is still altered by the pandemic, don't worry, Lake Norman is filled with plenty fun and romantic things to do. We got you covered from the most romantic activities to some delicious foodie favorites to enjoy with your significant other. Breakfast…

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Things to Look Forward to in 2022

2021 was a year of growth and progress, and with the whole world slowly returning back to normalcy after a global pandemic, there will be plenty to look forward to in the year to come. As our Lake Norman community continues to grow and prosper, there are many exciting new developments and events…

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Holiday Events in Lake Norman

It's hard to believe but the holiday season is almost upon us! It goes without saying that 2021 has been a very unique and challenging year for many, but that shouldn't stop us from making these last two months great. With the ever-changing COVID-19 guidelines, our local event organizers are keeping…

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Celebrating Thanksgiving at Lake Norman

Although Thanksgiving last year wasn’t ideal, this year we can finally start feeling a bit more normal and hopefully spend more time with family. More events are coming back and we have compiled a list of events that are taking place during the week of Thanksgiving. If mandatory or unvaccinated, we…

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