Things to Do in Cabarrus County

From motorsports, history and outdoor adventures to shopping, dining and year-round events, you’ll find exciting things to do around every turn.

Looking for things to do in Concord, Harrisburg, Kannapolis, Midland and Mt. Pleasant? Take part in adrenaline-pumping activities, both indoors and out. Learn about the region’s deep-rooted history at storied museums and landmarks. Experience the arts, explore the great outdoors and get a taste of what’s brewing.

Along with being the birthplace of legendary locals like Dale Earnhardt Sr. and The Avett Brothers, Cabarrus County is also home to iconic venues including Charlotte Motor Speedway, historic sites such as Reed Gold Mine, and awe-inspiring spots like the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame, just to name a few.

Upcoming Events

Mar 29, 2024

90s Prom Night with Gump Fiction
Southern Strain Brewing Company

Experience a night filled with nostalgia, incredible live music, and a journey back to the pre-iPhone era! Step into the ultimate time machine with Gump Fiction, a high-octane, nostalgia-fueled band that transports you straight to the 1990s. Dubbed the Ultimate 90s Experience, Gump Fiction will immerse you in the era of dial-up internet, slap bracelets, Tamagotchi pets, and the unforgettable music that shaped a generation.

Mar 30, 2024

AutoBarn Classic Cars Annual Kids Diecast Car Show
AutoBarn Classic Cars

Bring the kids and their Hot Wheels or Matchbox cars out to AutoBarn for a one-of-a-kind car show!

Apr 4 – 7, 2024

Charlotte AutoFair
Charlotte Motor Speedway

The Charlotte AutoFair features thousands of classic cars and vendors, a Kids' Zone and much more.