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Discover Fun in Kannapolis returns this summer with an incredible lineup of great concerts, movies, and of course, fireworks.  Events will be held from April to August. All events are free to the public. 

This year’s Village Park Saturday Concert lineup includes the legendary Air Supply, Don Felder, formerly of the Eagles; Mother’s Finest; Everclear, Fastball & The Nixons; and Country Superstar Tracy Lawrence.

Additional opportunities to hear live free music concerts include: Thursdays on Main with beach music and the Sunday Music Series on the the first and third Sundays will feature diverse performances from a variety of genres.

The Village Park Family Movie Series returns on Fridays and a Spanish version of the movies will be shown on Sundays at Atrium Health Ballpark. 

Stories under the Stars this year. Children’s books come to life with performances meant to entertain and delight children under the age of 12. 

Children 18 & under must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. You are welcome to bring your lawn chairs. No pets or smoking please. Food and drinks will be sold during the events. 

Jiggy with the Piggy Festival - N.C. Research Campus

Friday, May 13: 7 p.m.
Sammy Kershaw (Opening Act- Red Dirt Revival)

Village Park Concerts: 7p.m. 

Saturday, June 4                                              Don Felder, formerly
                                                                         of the Eagles 

Saturday, June 25                                            Air Supply 

Friday, July 1                                                    Charlotte Symphony 

Friday, July 15                                                 Sammy Kershaw

Saturday, July 16                                             Tracy Lawrence 

Saturday, July 23                                              Mother’s Finest 

Saturday, August 6                                           Everclear, Fastball & The Nixons


Thursdays on Main: 6 p.m. at Veterans Park 

Thursday, May 12                                                  New Local 

Thursday, June 9                                                   Gary Lowder & Smokin’ Hot 

Thursday, July 14                                                  Jim Quick & Coastline 

Thursday, August 11                                              Band of Oz 

Thursday, September 8                                         The ToneZ


Sunday Music Series: 1 p.m. at Veterans Park 
1st & 3rd Sundays; April – October 
Sunday, April 17                                                    ThreePoint O’s 

Sunday, May 1                                                       Diane Durrett & Soul Suga 

Sunday, May 15                                                     Side Step Delux 

Sunday, June 5                                                      Bakaloa Stars 

Sunday, June 19                                                    Casear and Creole Soul 

Sunday, July 3                                                        UltimaNota 

Sunday, July 17                                                      Crank Sinatra 

Sunday, August 7                                                   RenElvis 

Sunday, August, 21                                                Phillip Howe 

Sunday, September 4                                            JMS Trio  

Sunday, September 18                                          The Trailblazers  

Sunday, Oct 2.                                                       Joseph Michael Mahfoud 

Sunday, Oct 16                                                      Carolina Gator Gumbo 


Village Park Movies: 8:45pm 
Friday, May 20                                                       Clifford the Big Red Dog 

Friday, June 17                                                      Sing 2 

Friday, July 8                                                         Jungle Cruise 

Friday, July 29                                                       Encanto 

Friday, August 12                                                   Avengers Endgame 


Atrium Health Ballpark Movies (En Español): 6 p.m. 
Sunday, May 22                                                     Clifford the Big Red Dog 

Sunday, June 19                                                    Sing 2 

Sunday, July 10                                                     Jungle Cruise 

Sunday, July 31                                                     Encanto 

Sunday, August 14                                                 Avengers Endgame 


Stories Under the Stars: 7 p.m. at Kannapolis Library (unless otherwise noted) 
Saturday, April 23                                       Soap Bubble Circus- Downtown Kannapolis 

Saturday, April 30                                       Grey Seal Puppets 

Saturday, May 21                                       Charlotte Ballet Dance A Story 

Saturday, June 11                                      Rockstar Magic- Royal Oaks Elementary 

Saturday, June 18                                      Sharon Clarke 

Saturday, July 30                                       Number Drummer- Kannapolis Middle School 

Saturday, August 20                                  Yasu Theatre 
Other events in Kannapolis to enjoy in 2022 include Kannapolis Cannon Ballers Baseball Games (www.milb.com/kannapolis) which begin this weekend, the Annual Fire Truck Parade, Run Kannapolis 5Ks, Christmas Events and much more. 
Kannapolis residents will receive a mailer with all the 2022 City Events listed in their mailboxes in April. You can also download the event schedule at www.kannapolisnc.gov or find it on the City’s Facebook, and Twitter, Instagram.