1. Kick off the celebration Saturday in Mount Pleasant
Sound Barrier plays at 6 p.m. The Kannapolis-based group features party favorits.
They will be followed by Too Much Sylvia at 8 p.m. The Charlotte-based group, which has Cabarrus County members, play oldies, current hits and her own hit beach music.
2. Kaleidoscope Arts Festival
Saturday’s festivities in Downtown Kannapolis is from noon to 4 p.m.
3. Symphony in the Park with fireworks
The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra plays at Village Park in Kannapolis Thursday, July 2. The annual concert of patriotic music is followed by one of the best fireworks show in the area. The concert begins at 7 p.m.
With official practice set to start Friday our video interview swith Cabarrus football coaches are underway. As each video is posted, we will post links here. Don’t forget to check out our football page, which includes a combined schedule for all of our teams.
Coaches are excited about the new season
Coaches Marty Paxton, Craig Stewart, Joe Glass and Mike Johns are excited about the up-coming season. Here are their interviews which are on the Independent Tribune website: