See NASCAR celebs’ cars, 4-wheelers, vintage cars Sat.

NASCAR crew chief Chad Knaus will be at Saturday's AmeriCarna show with his 1972 Camaro.

NASCAR crew chief Chad Knaus will be at Saturday’s AmeriCarna show with his 1972 Camaro.

Click to visit the AmeriCarna website.

Click to visit the AmeriCarna website.

David BugRacing fans know well all the cars they see on the track. But what do NASCAR’s drivers and crews putt around in when they’re not at work? Dale Earnhardt Jr. has a 1988 Chevrolet S-10, Joey Logano fancies at 1939 Rat Rod, Rusty Wallace has a 1966 El Camino and Chad Knaus has a 1972 Camaro.

Those are among the attractions you’ll find at this weekend’s 2nd annual AmeriCarna LIVE car show in Davidson. Organized by former NASCAR championship crew chief and team owner Ray Evernham, the show at the Ingersoll-Rand campus in Davidson will include hundreds of vintage and custom autos, from classic to cool. Continue Reading


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Local art for the holidays opens; Mooresville Winter Show

"Carmel," by Megan McFadden is among the local artworks on display at Davidson Town Hall.

“Carmel,” by Megan McFadden is among the local artworks on display at Davidson Town Hall.

art news bugArt by five Lake Norman area artists is on display this holiday season in “Local Art for Christmas,” at Davidson Town Hall. Meanwhile, Mooresville Arts is seeking area artists to enter its 2015 Winter Show. Details about both these shows are below.
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Have a few laughs at a Black Friday comedy showcase

Nov 28 comedy showcaseAfter giving thanks on Thursday with loved ones and shopping for deals on Friday,  what better way to let loose and relax than to attend Bella Love’s Comedy Showcase this busy holiday weekend?  On Friday Bella Love Inc presents another Comedy Showcase at Oak Street Mill, 19725 Oak Street 28031, hosted by stand-up comedian Brian Briscoe and featuring Charlotte’s up and coming stand-up comedians.

This is the third installment in a monthly series that has been gaining popularity in the growing arts district of Old Town Cornelius. The show begins at 8pm in the gallery space of Kadi Fit, a lifestyle design studio.  Continue Reading


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Parades, tree lighting, Turkey Trots and other events

this week bugThanksgiving week has arrived, and as you take note of the many things you are thankful for, don’t forget to consider all the great events on our community calendar this week. We’ve got community Thanksgiving services in both Cornelius and Davidson, a holiday choir and orchestra performance, a Thanksgiving and Christmas parade and Turkey Trot 5Ks. Save room on your calendar for after-Thanksgiving happenings such as the Cornelius Lemley Fire Department’s Christmas tree sale, the Light up Cornelius tree lighting at Town Hall, a Colonial Christmas event, a comedy showcase as well as live lake music. Read on for details about these events and to find out about others.
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College concerts help you ring in the holiday

The Davidson College Symphony joins other campus ensembles at the Holiday Gala Dec. 1-2.

The Davidson College Symphony joins other campus ensembles at the Holiday Gala Dec. 1-2.

music newsNeed a little help getting into the holiday mood? Davidson College music and performing groups will host a pair of community performances over the next two weeks: Handel’s “Messiah” on Monday, Nov. 24, and the 2nd annual Davidson Holiday Gala concert Dec. 1-2 will just the right way to kick off the holiday season. We have the details: Continue Reading


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Christmas tree sale, car show, Merino’s at the Mill

bena medlock "weekend" bugIf you were thinking of spending the weekend at home relaxing on the sofa, we have found two dozen reasons for you to change your plan. The weekend calendar brings a pre-holiday array of events like a fall evening twilight run, an opportunity to be a soldier for a day, a “light the night” event at the zoo and a visit from Santa. Locals can have the privilege of buying a tree chopped down by a Cornelius fireman or enjoy a barbeque meal prepared by a local boy scout. For our car, shopping and Christmas enthusiasts, we have the Charlotte Auto Show, a holiday shopping extravaganza at Merino’s at The Mill and The Southern Christmas Show. We also have film, theater performances and a comedy act in store. Read on for details about these events and information about others. Continue Reading


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Movie showtimes

Our Town Cinemas, 227 Griffith St., Sadler Square, Davidson. Box office opens daily 1 p.m. Advance tickets and reservations: 704-237-3238 NOTE: Parentheses indicate matinee prices.



Nov 21-Nov 27
Horrible Bosses 2, (R) - Tue: 7:00, 9:45; Wed: (1:45), (4:20), 7:20, 9:55; Thu: (4:20), 7:20, 9:55

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, (PG-13) - Fri & Sat: (11:00 AM), (1:00), (1:45), (4:00), (4:35), 7:00, 7:30, 10:00, 10:25; Sun: (1:00), (1:45), (4:00), (4:35), 7:00, 7:30, 10:00; Mon: (1:00), (1:45), (4:00), (4:35), 7:00, 7:30; Tue: (1:00), (1:45), (4:00), (4:35), 7:30, 10:00; Wed: (11:00 AM), (1:00), (4:00), 7:00, 10:00; Thu: (4:00), 7:00, 10:00
Big Hero 6, (PG) - Fri - Sun: (1:15), (4:05), 7:10, 9:40; Mon & Tue: (1:15), (4:05), 7:10; Wed: (1:25), (4:10), 7:10, 9:40; Thu: (4:10), 7:10, 9:40
Interstellar, (PG-13) - Fri & Sat: (12:00), (3:40), 7:15; Sun - Tue: (1:30), 7:15
Nov 28-Dec 4
Horrible Bosses 2, (R) - Fri & Sat: (1:45), (4:20), 7:20, 9:55; Sun - Thu: (1:45), (4:20), 7:20
Penguins of Madagascar, (PG) - Fri & Sat: (11:10 AM), (1:20), (4:05), 7:05, 9:20; Sun - Thu: (1:20), (4:05), 7:05

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, (PG-13) - Fri & Sat: (11:00 AM), (1:00), (4:00), 7:00, 10:00; Sun - Thu: (1:00), (4:00), 7:00
Big Hero 6, (PG) - Fri & Sat: (1:25), (4:10), 7:10, 9:40; Sun - Thu: (1:25), (4:10), 7:10