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A Guide to Hiking & Biking in Lake Norman

Walk, bike, run, or hike! Lake Norman has all your hiking and biking needs covered, whether you’re stopping in or you call the area home. Our local parks offer paved and natural trails for hikers and cyclists. We’ve got you covered with a guide to various parks and shops to secure the things you…

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The Most Bewitching Halloween Events in Lake Norman

It's almost that time of the year again! Halloween is the holiday everyone looks forward to. It is full of cheap scares, hayrides, horror movies, jack-o-lanterns, and candy! These Halloween events are guaranteed to have something fun for every member of the family to enjoy. What better way to spend…

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Fall Events & Festivals Happening in Lake Norman

As cooler weather approaches, fall marks the return of some of our favorite events & festivals you don’t want to miss. From getting lost in one of the giant mazes in the Southeast to local fall festivals and the Carolina Renaissance Festival. This season brings some of the best signature events to…

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Labor Day Events & Activities in Lake Norman

For some people, Labor Day indicates summer's end and signals the beginning of fall. For others, it's a weekend full of picnics and cook-outs or the start of football season. Labor Day Weekend is a time-honored tradition that celebrates the workforce that has helped grow our Lake Norman area to be…

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Travel Back in Time at the Renaissance Festival

Want to explore the Middle Ages with knights, fairies, and other enchanted characters? Don't miss out on the return of the Annual Carolina Renaissance Festival, celebrating 30 years! For the 2023 year, the festival will be held every Saturday and Sunday starting September 30 to November 19. Gates…

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A Guide through Latta Nature Preserve

Looking for a break from the city? Try out Latta Nature Preserve! With over 1,460 acres of land, Latta Nature Preserve is the largest nature preserve in Mecklenburg County and a great place to plan your next day trip. We've put together a guide to walk you through all that you can do in one of our…

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LKN Summer Bucket List

If you're in the beautiful Lake Norman area and you don't know what to do, here is a bucket list of 31 things to try! Go around Cornelius, Davidson, and Huntersville and try to check off all the boxes before summer ends! The clock's tickin'! ▢ Picnic in the park and walk a trail at Jetton Park ▢…

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What's New in Lake Norman

Lake Norman is always growing with new things to try. From new restaurants to breweries to dessert spots, we have found some of the most exciting new openings in the Lake Norman area for you to experience. New in Cornelius Handel's Homemade Ice Cream 20545 Torrence Chapel Rd Long-standing ice cream…

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The Ultimate Guide to Ramsey Creek Park

To beat the heat, many people have been trying to find a way to cool down, and taking a dip at Ramsey Creek Park's swimming beach is a popular option. Now for those that like to know what to expect before going, we've compiled this guide to help. From FAQs to beach rules to all the park entrance…

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