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Ready, Set, Weekend in Davidson: September 20 -23

by | Sep 19, 2019 | Bottom Right Box, News

Davidson Fall Downtown Arts Fest is back this weekend (Bill Giduz photo from 2018)

 

Friday

Davidson Volleyball

September 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

John Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

Head over to Belk Arena at the Baker Sports Complex to cheer on the Wildcats as they start Wildcat Classic Weekend. All volleyball games are free and open to the public.

 

Live Music: Rusty Knox

September 20 @ 7:00 p.m.

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

 

Saturday

Davidson Farmers’ Market

September 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Summit Coffee Parking Lot

The Davidson Farmer’s Market, Inc. (DFM) is back this week. DFM is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Davidson, North Carolina. This is the 10th year of the Davidson Farmers’ Market. The Davidson Farmer’s Market is a producer-only, year-round Market featuring more than 35 farmers and local producers from within a 100-mile radius. The Market is a lively gathering place for meeting friends and for learning about food, agriculture and nutrition. Growers and producers are on hand to answer your questions, from “How was this grown?” to questions about how to prepare and preserve all types of foods. We are located next to the Davidson Town Hall between Main & Jackson Streets. Parking is available on Main Street, Town Hall Lot, Police Department Lot, and at Davidson Presbyterian Church lot at the corner of Depot & Jackson Streets.

 

Concerto Competition

September 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Tyler-Tallman Hall – Davidson College Campus

Davidson College students partake in the DCSO’s annual competition to win a performance opportunity with the orchestra on their February 13, 2020 concert. Free and open to the public.

 

STEAM Stories with Alexandra

September 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

For ages 8-11. Join teen scientist Alexandra and explore the topic of DENSITY through hands-on science experiments. Registration is required. Call 704-416-4000 for more information or to register.

 

Reeves Temple AME Zion Church Fish Fry

September 21 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Reeves Temple AME Zion Church – 213 Watson Street

The Fish Fry will be held on September 21 from 11:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. to raise funds for the restoration of its historic Lingle Hut in Davidson. The church and its supporters have raised about $33,000 towards their $65,000 goal. They also will have a brick fundraiser.

 

Davidson Volleyball

September 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

John Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

Head over to Belk Arena at the Baker Sports Complex to cheer on the Wildcats as they continue Wildcat Classic Weekend. All volleyball games are free and open to the public.

 

Senior Saturday Movie

September 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Join us in our Community Room for On the Basis of Sex . Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a struggling attorney and new mother who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights. PG-13 For Adults and Seniors. Light refreshments provided.

 

Watercraft Rental

September 21 @ 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Lake Davidson Nature Preserve – 750 Jetton

Enjoy a self-guided watercraft adventure through Lake Davidson. Rental includes your choice of kayak or paddleboard, paddles, and life vest. For more info or to reserve watercraft call 704-892-3349 or online http://www.townofdavidson.org/dpr

 

Fall Arts Festival

September 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Downtown Davidson

The Downtown Davidson Fall Arts Festival is back!  Come enjoy an artsy evening in charming historic downtown Davidson! Art “crawlers” will be treated to over 40 local artists selling handmade pieces ranging from fine art, textiles, and folk art to jewelry and more!  Bring the whole family to experience our interactive art area and dance to the music of Davidson favorite, Billy Jones, on the town green. Shops will be open late to celebrate the night, and don’t forget to try a new dish from one of our fabulous Davidson restaurants!

Event Website  http://www.ci.davidson.nc.us/1117/Davidson-Fall-Art-Festival

 

Altered Book Art

September 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Davidson Branch Library – 119 S. Main Street

Drop into Davidson Public Library for the Altered Book Art Pop-Up celebrating the Davidson Fall Arts Festival. Staff will be on hand to guide you in creating with old library books. No registration is required. Materials will be supplied. For ages 8 year and up.

 

Davidson Volleyball

September 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

John Belk Arena – Davidson College Campus

Head over to Belk Arena at the Baker Sports Complex to cheer on the Wildcats as they wrap up Wildcat Classic Weekend. All volleyball games are free and open to the public.

 

Davidson Film Club Presents “Blancanieves”

September 21 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Armour Street Theatre – 307 Armour Street

Spain, 2012, 1h44: In Spanish w/English subtitles – showing is at 7:00 p.m. at the Armour Street Theatre in Davidson. Each show is $7 for members and $9 for walk-ins.

 

Davidson Men’s Soccer vs Saint Louis

September 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Alumni Stadium – Davidson College Campus

The Wildcats take on the Billikens at Alumni Stadium.

 

Live Music: Billy Jones and the Pocket

September 21 @ 7:00 p.m.

Summit Coffee – 128 S. Main Street

 

Sunday

Davidson Women’s Soccer vs Saint Josephs

September 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Alumni Stadium – Davidson College Campus

The Wildcats take on Saint Josephs at Alumni Stadium. All women’s games are free and open to the public.

 

[email protected] Albans: The Four Horsemen

September 22 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church – 301 Caldwell Lane

Concerts are at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church in Davidson, NC at 3:00 p.m. Come early for our young artist performances at 2:20. Tickets are available at the door or at www.musicatstalbansdavidson.org. This project was made possible, in part, with funding from ASC and the N.C. Arts Council. Wheelchair accessible. Music @ St. Alban’s is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.September 22, 2019:The Four Horsemen, a quartet of trombones [soprano, alto, tenor, and bass] led by Tom Burge and comprising Charlotte Symphony Orchestra members will perform classical music spanning the 17th-21st centuries.

 

Down Home: Jewish Life in North Carolina

September 22 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Temple Kol Tikvah – 605 South Street

The Jewish Council of Lake Norman is hosting Dr. Leonard Rogoff at Temple Kol Tikvah on September 22 at 4 p.m. Light refreshments will be served.

 

Monday

Davidson College Golf – River Run Collegiate

September 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

River Run Country Club

The Wildcats host the two-day River Run Collegiate tournament at their home course – River Run Country Club.

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