Event Name When Where Description
Great Gatsby Gala 8/19/2017 Charlotte The award-winning 1920s-themed event returns for its 29th year. Kick up your heels on the dance floor while enjoying Russ Wilson and his Famous Orchestra, savor tasting stations from Charlotte's most celebrated restaurants, open bar wine & beer,a fantastic silent auction and much more. VIPs enjoy exclusive access to the Speakeasy Lounge offering a private pre-event reception, exclusive hors d'oeuvres, signature cocktails from the private bar, and a gift! Funds benefit the National MS Society Greater Carolinas Chapter. Black tie or 1920s attire. Regular tickets $75, VIP Speakeasy tickets $150. Sponsorships and partnerships are available. www.gatsbygala.org
Night Ranger/Dennis DeYoung Concert 8/25/2017 Rock Hill The Old Town Amphitheatre Summer Concert Series will bring Night Ranger and Dennis DeYoung & the Music of STYX to Rock Hill South Carolina Friday, August 25th . Night Ranger epitomizes the sound of the 80's and has earned widespread acclaim, multi-platinum and gold album status, its popularity fueled by a string of hit singles and signature album tracks such as Sister Christian, Don’t Tell Me You Love Me, When You Close Your Eyes, “(You Can Still) Rock In America, Sentimental Street, Goodbye, Sing Me Away, Four in the Morning and more. Dennis DeYoung is a founding member of the rock group Styx, one of America's most successful and enduring bands. Styx has sold over 35 million albums worldwide and was the only band to ever record four consecutive triple platinum albums. DeYoung has written eight of their nine top ten singles, and he wrote and sang several classics including: Lady, Come Sail Away, Best of Times, Mr. Roboto, Show Me the Way, Desert Moon, Don't Let It End, and the 1979 People’s Choice Award winner, Babe. Gates open at 6pm, Night Ranger takes the stage at 7pm, and Dennis DeYoung & the Music of STYX starts at 8:30pm. Tickets at www.crowntickets.com
Vietnam Veterans Memorial 9/8/2017 Conover, NC Vietnam Veterans Memorial traveling wall from September 8, 2017 through September 11, 2017 at Conover Station. This wall is respectfully displayed to remind us of the costly sacrifice our veterans made during the Vietnam conflict, and also remind a new generation that freedom is never free without a cost. Upon this wall are the names of the 58,272 who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the service of our nation. The Wall is a 3/5 scale of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington DC. and stands six feet tall at the center and covers almost 300 feet from end to end.
Walk to End Alzheimer's 9/16/2017 Kannapolis We want you to get involved!!! Rowan - Cabarrus Walk to end Alzheimer’s is Sept 16th. Last year we had over 800 walkers and raised over $83,000. Thank you for your help! This year we expect top that. Start a Team. Raise awareness sign up walkers Google..walk to end alzheimers rowan cabarrus county Join a Team. (Walk) Give any amount, Suggested $35.00. I’d suggest $100 for a cool purple tee. We’d welcome you to join Our team