Festivals/Special Events

  

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*YOUTH SPECIAL EVENTS*

BIKES & TRIKES RODEO

 Ages 6-12. Bring your bike or borrow one of ours as we learn the rules of the road, basic skills and ride through cone courses with the Concord Bicycle Patrol Officers. Concord Fire & Life Safety will be giving helmets away and enjoy activities and bike crafts.
Day: Saturday, 10/14 from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Ages 6-8  Course Time: 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Ages 9-12  Course Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Location: Les Myers Park, lower parking lot
  338 Lawndale Avenue Southeast

OWL-O'WEEN PROWL

Ages 10-14. You aren't afraid of the dark, are you? Join us a the greenway trailhead where we'll hear ghost stories before taking a walk through the darkest wooded section . We'll be visited by interesting creatures! Not for the light-hearted! NO FEE.
Day: Thursday, 10/26 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Post Office Trailhead, McEachern Greenway
  Beside 77 McCachern Boulevard Southeast

LIBRARY LINE UP

Ages 6-12. Join Concord Youth Council led programs that celebrate holidays and spcial events at the Concord Public Library.
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Location: Concord Public Library, 27 Union Street North

GAMESHOW SHOWCASE
Day: Friday, 10/27
With a spin of the wheel, we'll play the most exciting games around!!


**FAMILY SPECIAL EVENTS**


 DOGS' DAY OUT! PET FESTIVAL

SATURDAY, 10/21 from 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
LES MYERS PARK, 338 Lawndale Avenue Southeast
Dogs, owners and pet lovers alike are invited to join us at Les Myers Park for this day designed especially for the dogs! We are celebrating our 15th year!!
To kick everything off, we welcome everyone and their pets to join in the Strut Your Mutt Walk down the greenway at 10:30 a.m.
Play off-leash in the Doggie Fun Zone and enter one of our contests for a chance to win some great prizes! Visit our sponsoring veterinarians to ask questions and get current medical information. And be sure to visit Information Alley, packed with great vendors selling pet products, non-profits and rescue organizations.
Hot dogs, baked goods and refreshments will be offered by Concord Youth Council.

CONTEST SCHEDULE
10:30 a.m. STRUT YOUR MUTT WALK
11:30 a.m. "OBEY YOUR PRAISE" Obedience Contest
12:00 noon "TRICKS FOR TREATS" Talent Contest
12:30 p.m. "MUG TO MUG" Dog Owner Look-A-Like Contest
1:15 p.m. "STRUT YOUR MUTT" Costume Contest

Presented by: Foster Animal Hospital

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY

FRIDAY, 11/17

For an evening of fun and festivities!
Bicentennial Plaza, Downtown Concord

EVENT SCHEDULE:

6:00  Children's Activities, Trolley & Carriage Rides, Santa Clause at City Hall
6:30  Family Entertainment
8:00  Tree Lighting and Fireworks!

6:00 - 9:00  Enjoy Cabarrus Arts Council's Art Walk