Festivals/Special Events


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DOGS’ DAY OUT - Les Myers Park.  All ages

Saturday Oct 19 10:30 AM - 2:00 PM
We'll give ya pumpkin to talk about... see what all the fall fuss is about at our 17th annual Dog's Day Out Festival. Dogs, owners and pet lovers alike are invited to join us at Les Myers Park for this day designed for the dogs! Play off-leash in the doggie fun-zone

Enter one of our contests for a chance to win cool prizes!
All dogs will need a valid rabies vaccination documentation to enter the festival.
Visit our sponsoring veterinarians to answer questions and to get current medical information. Also, don’t forget to visit Information Alley, packed with great vendors selling pet products, non-profits and rescue organizations. Refreshments will be offered by Concord Youth Council. No Fee.
Foster Animal Hospital
Paws in Motion Rehabilitation Center
Mt. Pleasant Animal Hospital P.A.
South Ridge Veterinarian Hospital
Cabarrus Animal Hospital
Animal Care Clinic
McDonald General Store
Concord Downtown Development Corporation


HALLOWEEN BOO BASH - Hartsell Recreation Center  Ages 6 -12
Enjoy a family night of Halloween related fun, activities and games in the gym! No Fee.
Tuesday Oct 29 6:00 - 8:00 PM

CANDY CRAWL- Downtown Concord    All ages
Calling all little fairies, elves, and magical creatures! Trick-or-treat and enjoy family-friendly amusements in our enchanted forest.
No Fee.
Thursday Oct 31 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Kick-start the holiday with fun, festivities and fireworks! No Fee.
Friday Nov 22 6:00 - 8:30 PM

FLASHLIGHT CANDY CANE HUNT- Dorton Park  Ages 3 - 12
Bring your flashlights and look for Santa’s candy canes! Enjoy hot cocoa, crafts, and Christmas tunes. No Fee.
Tuesday Dec 17 5:00 - 7:00 PM