The third annual Lake Norman Festival takes place, Saturday, Oct 20th 2012. Lasting from noon to 6 pm. Volunteers from the North Mecklenburg Rotary club will be working the event. The event has been both great fun and successful raising money for good causing the past two years, we expect nothing less this year.
The event will take place under tents on the lawn of the former Palace theater. But of course you will not be required to stay under the tents, you can also enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Lake Norman area.
Join the fun on Lake Norman this Saturday, should be a great way to spend your Saturday afternoon. There will be live music performed the father and son team of The Mike Underwood Band.
Plenty of wine, beer and food to enjoy and also a great time with all those who will be attending.
Over 2000 people attended last years event. And it was a great success raising over $7,000, which was donated to places such as: The Hope House Foundation and Angels and Sparrows Soup Kitchen.
Both wineries and breweries from around the will be at the event. As of right now 8 wineries and breweries will be at the event such as: Daveste Vineyards, West Bend Vineyards and Brewery, Round Peak Vineyard, Birdsong Brewery to name a few. And others are expected to be signing-up to participate.
There will also be plenty of food at this event. A wide variety of food to choose from, as different food vendors will be serving the hungry crowd. to name a few, Smoke & Go BBQ, Sahlen’s Hot Dogs & Sausages, La Pasadita Mexican Fare and Clover Joe’s will be there serving food.
Tickets for this event are $25 per person and $22 if you bring a canned food. For this admission price you will get unlimited tastings of the wine and beer and also a souvenir glass.
But you will have to purchase the food form the vendors. This is a great charitable event, hope to see you there.
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