Mount Holly Christmas Parade – 2014

Today is the Mount Holly Parade! The parade will take place in downtown Mount Holly (rain or shine).

This year the parade will begin at 4:00pm

National Small Business Saturday – 2014

Today is a national shopping day to show support for small businesses. We have plenty around the Lake Norman area. Go out and show them some love today!

Mount Holly Christmas Parade-2013

Today is the Mount Holly Parade! The parade will take place in downtown Mount Holly (rain or shine).


National Small Business Saturday-2013

Today is a national shopping day to support small businesses in your area. We have plenty around the Lake Norman area. Show them some love today!

Mount Holly Tree Lighting-2013

Come out for a good time! The tree lighting ceremony takes place today at Main Street and Central Ave.

The event also will feature singing of traditional holiday songs, a welcome from city officials and other entertainment.

Real Estate: Parades, Parades and more Parades

  Thanksgiving has come and gone, now let the festivities begin! Yes, it’s already that time of year again, time for the holiday parades and festivities. Here is a list of some of the local parades and events  going on in our area…     Carolina Christmas at Charlotte Motor SpeedwayThe festivities begin on November 28th and continue until December 24th from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm. Christmas in Davidson begins on Thursday December 1st and comes to a close on Saturday December 3rd. The is always great food, fun and festivities each night from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm.   Denver Parade– will be the 3rd annual parade and it will take place on Saturday December 3rd at 2:30pm. This year’s theme is “The 12 Days of Christmas”. The official tree lighting will take place on Friday December 2nd at 6 p.m.  at Lake Norman Lutheran Church, 1445 N.C. 16 N., followed by Christmas carols. Fort Mill Christmas Parade– will be held on December 3rd at 11:00 pm on Main Street. Gastonia Parade– is scheduled for December 4th at 2:00 pm. McAdenville ParadeBetter known as Christmas Town USA, will hold it’s parade on Thursday December 1st at 4:30 pm and finish up with the official lighting ceremony. Mt. Holly ParadeWill be Wednesday November 30th at 3:00 pm North Mecklenburg ParadeThis year will be the 29th annual parade and will take place on Saturday December 3rd at 1:00 pm. Rock Hill Christmas Parade– is scheduled for December 2nd at 6:30 pm and starts at Winthrop University. Uptown Tree Lighting– will take place on December 2nd at 5:30 pm in “The Square” (Trade & Tryon Street in Charlotte) Waxhaw Christmas Parade– will begin downtown at 3:00 pm on December 11th and will end with the official tree lighting.   There are many other events taking place around our area. These are just a few that we decided to highlight.  

Real Estate: 108 Rocky Way Court – Mt Holly, NC

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  108 Rocky Way Court (Deerfield)     Bedrooms:  3                    Full Bathrooms:    2                        Half Bathrooms:  0 Square Feet:  1,500-1,800                                                            Lot Size:   1.47 Rare find! Charming ranch home on private 1.47 acres cul-de-sac lot. No homes located behind this home. Great features like a brick front, side load 2 car garage, screened porch and deck. Open plan with vaulted ceiling, gas log fireplace in great room and bonus room. Kitchen offers stainless appliances, custom tile backsplash and lots of cabinet space. This is a must see home! Some properties that appear for sale on this website may subsequently have been sold and may no longer be available.

Real Estate: Farmers Markets – A sign that Spring is near…

Well, of course! There are many different signs that Spring has arrived, birds singing, bulbs blooming, trees budding & of course warmer weather but a sign that may get overlooked is that local Farmers Markets reopen. Below is a list of some of the markets in our area. Catawba County
  • Conover Farmers Market  set to open in April – end of October (Location: 501 1st Avenue South, Conovor, NC 28613) Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Cleveland County
  • Foothills Farmers Market set to open in April – October (Location: Washington Street on the Courthouse Square, Downtown Shelby) Wednesdays & Saturdays 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Gaston County
  • Gastonia Farmers Market set to open in June – November (Location: 410 East Long Avenue, Gastonia, NC  28054) Saturdays 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Mt Holly Farmers Market set to open May 9th – August 29th (120 South Main, downtown Mt Holly) Saturdays 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lincoln County
  • Denver Farmers Market set to open Saturday May 1st  – September  (Location: Rock Springs School 3633 Hwy 16 North, Denver, NC 28037 ) Saturdays 8:00 am- sells out  
  • Lincolnton Farmers Market set to open Saturday April 17th –  Fall (Location: 225 West Water Street, Lincolnton NC 28092) Saturdays 7:00 am – sell out  &  starting 1st weeek in June – Tues, Thurs & Sat 7:00am – sell out
Mecklenburg County
  • Old Store Produce is open almost year round with seasonal items ranging from fruits & veggies in the spring to Christmas trees in the winter. (Location: 14720 Brown Mill Rd -Huntersville  704-992-6106)