REVOLUTINARY WAR ENCAMPMENT
Historic Latta Plantation will commemorate the 224th anniversary of the Battle of Charlotte on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 18 and 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors, and $4 for students of any age. Children 5 and under are admitted free. For more information call 704-875-2312.
SECOND FRIDAY WAYNEâ€™S SENIOR FEAST
The September feast will be held at Captâ€™n Peteâ€™s Restaurant on Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. The cost is $6 per person. Entertainment will be provided by Jerry Boone and Barney Bumgardner. For more information call Celia Deese at 704-483-5778.
North Lincoln High School will have a tailgate party, Friday, Sept. 10 to kick off the North Lincoln Knights and East Lincoln Mustangs football game. The event will start at 4 p.m. and end at 7 p.m. Food will be catered by Fatz Cafe and there will be lots of local entertainment. For more information call the school at 704-736-1969.
DENVER DAYS FESTIVAL
The second annual Denver Days Festival will be held on Oct. 1 & 2. Fridayâ€™s events will run from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday the festival will run from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. It will be held in downtown Denver, off of N.C. 16 on Denver Drive. Admission is free. Entertainment will include a performance by the â€œTams,â€ on Friday evening, a 5K race, a Denver Beauty Pageant on Saturday, â€œElvis,â€ and the Lake Norman Ensemble.
ELBA COMMUNITY DINNER
The East Lincoln Betterment Association will be hosting a community dinner Sept. 14 at Westport Baptist Church. Dinner will start at 6:30 p.m. and consist of salad and spaghetti with garlic bread for a donation to the youth group. At 7:30 p.m., the speaker will be Stephen Gilbert, Director of Public Works for Lincoln County. For more information, log onto www.elbanc.org or call 704-489-1996 for more information.
CHRISTIAN WOMENâ€™S FELLOWSHIP
Christian Womenâ€™s Fellowship at Westport Baptist Church will have Kristin Lacy, of Lincolnton as a speaker on Sept. 9 at 10 a.m. The singer will be Lynsi Uptegraft. There will be a $6 donation. Babysitting is free. To make a reservation call 877-629-6244. For more information call Beverly Weston, Womenâ€™s Director at Westport Baptist Church at 704-483-4837.
HABITAT HOMEOWNER INFO SESSION
A habitat home owner information session will be Sunday, Sept. 12 at 3 p.m. The session will cover, how families are selected for homeownership, a familyâ€™s financial obligations in buying a habitat house and how a family can apply for a habitat home. Information sessions are held at the Habitat office, 20310 N. Main Street, Cornelius. For more information call Our Towns Habitat at 704-896-8957 and press 5.
The Relay for Life Poker Run will take place Saturday, Sept. 18 with registration at 10 a.m. The event will begin at First Turn Sports Lounge, 6250 N N.C. 16, Denver. For more information, call 704-483-1797.
THE AMAZING MAIZE MAZE
The Amazing Maize Maze will have itâ€™s grand opening Aug. 28 and run until Oct. 17 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Historic Rural Hill Farm in Huntersville. Admission is $10 for adults, $7 for senior citizens, 60 and over, $7 for nine to 17, $5 for four to eight years old and three and under are free. The event is open on Labor Day. For more information call 704-875-3113.
ELBA PROGRESSIVE DINNER
ELBA will host their second progressive dinner on Sept. 23 to benefit the Lincoln County Coalition Against Child Abuse. The night will begin at 6:30 p.m. with appetizers at Mazatlan, located in Natalie Commons Shopping Center. Dinner & Dessert will be held at Curlyâ€™s BBQ, located next to Waterside Crossing on N.C. 73 East. Live entertainment after dinner will be the Sigmon Stringers. Tickets are $25 each for adults and $15 each for children. Checks should be made payable to ELBA. Deadline for tickets is Sept. 15. For more information call 704-489-1996 or visit www.elbanc.org or www.lakenormanproductions.com.
CHRISTIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL
Lake Norman Lutheran Church in Denver will have their third annual music festival, Saturday, Sept. 11 from noon to 8 p.m. All proceeds received from ads, concession and sales will benefit East Lincoln Christian Ministry. The event is free and open to the public. The church is located at 1713 N.C. 16. For more information call 704-483-2130.
Mount Anderson Baptist Church will hold their 4th annual car show, Saturday, Sept. 11. Registration will be from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Awards will be issued at 2 p.m. The cost is $15 to enter. All proceeds will go to the building fund for the church. Door prizes will be given out all day. The church is located at 4836 N.C. 16, Maiden, six miles out of Denver. For more information or to pre-register call 828-428-8490.
The 4th annual Phoenix Society Golf Classic will be held Monday, Oct. 4 at the Peninsula Club in Cornelius. The event will honor fallen firefighter, Josh Earley, who was a Harrisburg and Charlotte firefighter and will benefit the North Carolina Burn Survivors and firefighters. The shotgun start is at 9:30 a.m. Golfers will enjoy a continental breakfast, lunch, hors dâ€™oeuvres and prizes. For more information contact Charlene Pell at 704-895-7634 or visit www.phoenix-society.org.