Oct. 16 What’s Happening

“Bach, Brahms, Beethoven.” Sat Oct 21, 7:30pm, Keppel Auditorium, Catawba College, 2300 W Innes St, Salisbury. Salisbury Symphony Orchestra season premiere concert, David Hagy conductor. $25 adults, $10 students, $5 child. SalisburySymphony.Org 704-637-4314

“Create the Connection.” Sat Oct 21, 10am-2pm, downtown Concord.

“How to Find Merchandise to Sell Online.” Tues Oct 17, 6-9pm, MCC Technology & Workforce Development Center, 701 W Front St, Statesville. Seminar presented by Nick Hawks. Free. Register: MitchellCC.Edu/Small-Business-Center 704-878-3227 SWallace2@MitchellCC.Edu

“In the Heights, School Edition (Musical).” Oct 19 & 20, 7pm. Sat Oct 21, 3pm & 7pm, Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N Main St, Mooresville. Presented by Mooresville Community Children’s Theatre. Music & lyrics by Lin-Manual Miranda. Tickets $15, seniors $12, ages 3-18 $10. MooresvilleChildrensTheatre.Org

“Music on Means.” Thurs Oct 19, 6-9pm, Means Avenue beside the Historic County Courthouse lawn (65 Union Street, South), Downtown Concord. Free, family-friendly outdoor concert. ConcordDowntown.Com 704-784-4208

“On Golden Pond.” Oct 5-8, 12-14, 19-21, 8pm. Oct 8, 14, 15, & 22, 2pm, Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St, Davidson. Play by Ernest Thompson presented by Davidson Community Players. Recommended ages 12 & up. Tickets $20, seniors $18, students $12. Tickets at the door, add $3. 704-892-7953

18th Annual Rowan Blues & Jazz Festival. Sat Oct 21, 2-9:30pm, 200 W Fisher St, Salisbury. Gates open 12:30pm. Live jazz performances, international food vendors, art & crafts vendors. Tickets $20, early bird tickets $10: RgJs1720@carolina.rr.com. RowanBluesAndJazz.Org 704-636-3277

All Hallows Eve Family Day. Sat Oct 21, 10am-2pm, Historic Latta Plantation, 5225 Sample Rd, Huntersville. Dress in Halloween costumes & trick-or-treat around plantation. Games, crafts, historical demonstrations, farm animals. Scheduled costume contests & story telling. Admission $9, seniors/ students $8, ages 5 & under free. LattaPlantation.Org 704-875-2312

Annual “Old Fashioned Hymn Sing.” Sun Oct 22, 3pm, Forest Hill UMC, 265 Union St N, Concord. Piedmont Choral Society will perform older, beloved hymns, audience requests, & more. Free. Please bring canned goods for CCM. Kayy2000@Gmail.com 704-699-6053

Downtown Concord’s Innovation Day. Submitted designs of interactive sidewalk concepts will be on display for a 1-day demonstration and viewing. Cash prizes including a People’s Choice as voted on by the public; free to attend. ConcordDownTown.Com 704-784-4208

Fall Community Extravaganza. Sat Oct 21, 8am-2pm, Huntersville United Methodist Church, 14005 Stumptown Rd, Huntersville. Breakfast 8-9:30am.

Children’s activities 10am-2pm, $10. Trick or treat & vendors 9am-2pm. Car show 8am-1pm. BBQ 10:30am-2pm. Silent auction 9am-2pm. 704-875-7678
Fall Festival & Movie in the Park. Sat Oct 21, 3-8pm, Village Park, 700 West C St, Kannapolis. Festival begins 3pm. Movie (Monsters Inc.) begins 6:30pm. Free. DowntownKannapolis.Org 704-920-4343

Fall Festival. Sun Oct 22, 3pm, Mooresville ARP Church, 659 Carpenter Ave, Mooresville. Games, candy, prizes, food, bingo. Kids may wear costumes. Free. MooresvilleARP.Org 704-664-1273

Harmonica Workshop. Tuesdays, Oct 17-Nov 21, 7-9pm, The Lodge at Camino, 7557 Ruben Linker Rd NW, Concord. 6-week course for beginners, $145.. Blues, Country, Gospel. Diatonic harmonica in key of C. Bring your own or purchase at discount at first session. Register: ToddParrott.Com Info@ToddParrott.Com 919-306-6121

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer of Greater Charlotte Walk. Sat Oct 21, 9:30am, zMax Dragway, 6570 Bruton Smith Blvd, Concord. Join with Relay For Life of Rowan County. Registration begins 8am. Charles Rogers: Charles.rogers@Cancer.Org 704-591-0125

NC Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Thurs Oct 19, 7:15-11pm, Gem Theatre, 111 West First St, Kannapolis. Inducting Anthony Hamilton, Bucky Covington, Etta Baker, Jim Lauderdale, Richard Lewis Spencer, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Sensational Nightingales. VIP tickets $80, general $35. 704-934-2320

Raul Midón Concert. Fri Oct 20, 8pm, Davis Theatre, 65 Union St S, Concord. Voice & guitar virtuoso, “On Stage at the Davis.” $35. RaulMidon.Com

Statesville Christian Women’s Club. Mon Oct 16, 11am, Civic Center, 300 S. Center St, Statesville. Luncheon & program. Topic: “From Broken to Overflowing Heart.” Feature: “Statesville History & Haunted Tours.” Speaker: Marge Monahan. Inspiration, fun, & door prizes. $12 inclusive. RSVP: Vickie 704-876-1718

Walk Your Dog Workshop. Sun Oct 22, 2-3:30pm, Centennial Park Fulton Heights, 608 Wiley Ave, Salisbury. A safe way to socialize your dog, help with negative reactions, & get exercise. Presented by Certified Dog Trainer Theresa Pitner. Free. TheresaDogNC.Com 704-754-2536

Youth Theatre Auditions. Oct 24 & 25, 4:30pm & 5:30pm, Norvell Theatre, 135 E Fisher St, Salisbury. For PPT’s “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” show dates Dec 5-16. By appointment only, call to register: 704-633-5471 PiedmontPlayers.Com

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