Kannapolis Downtown Revitalization Project

March 2020 Update

Work continues in Kannapolis on the Downtown Revitalization Project – construction of the Atrium Health Ballpark and VIDA; the parking deck and apartments mixed use development

The West Avenue Streetscape is now open. 

The Old Armor Beer Company and the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers Office and Team Store are now open on West Avenue

The Gem Theatre is open for business.

Atrium Health Ballpark -  is home to the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers Minor League Baseball Team and will accommodate other events such as concerts. The venue will have conference and meeting space, a playground and more. It will open on April 16, 2020. 

Work continues on the fieldhouse building which will house suites, team spaces, meeting/conference space and concession kitchens. Light structures and the scoreboard are up. Seating areas and seats are complete. Sod install is complete. Moving in of furniture, kitchen and other team operated spaces will occur in March. 

VIDA Mixed Use District – Construction on one half of the building has topped out and the large tower crane has been dismantled. Roofing on this section of the building will happen next. Construction on the other half of the building continues. The project is expected to open in February 2021.



Here are two videos with City Manager Mike Legg and Cabarrus County Chair Steve Morris, describing the project:
March 22, 2018
September 5, 2019



Downtown Revitalization Timeline