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Charlotte Symphony will perform in Kannapolis on Friday

Other free July 4 events near Salisbury

Faith: Friday through Tuesday. Attractions include food, rides and entertainment. A parade will start at 10 a.m. Tuesday downtown. Fireworks will be at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. faith4th.com.

Harrisburg: 4-10 p.m. Monday and 4-11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Harrisburg Park, 191 Sims Parkway. Activities include music, amusements, food, crafts and fireworks at 10 p.m. both days.

Lexington: 6-9 p.m. Tuesday, Davidson County Fairgrounds, 400 Greensboro St. Extension. Activities include music, food, rides and fireworks.

Mocksville: 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Rich Park, 299 Cemetery St. Activities include food, family activities, music and fireworks.

Mooresville: 4-10 p.m. Monday, Lowe’s YMCA, 170 Joe Knox Ave. Activities include games, music, food trucks, vendors and fireworks.

Statesville: 9:30-10 p.m. Monday, Statesville Recreation Center, 1875 Simonton Road. Fireworks.



KANNAPOLIS — The sounds of the Charlotte Symphony will fill Village Park on Friday during a concert featuring patriotic music.

The concert will start at 7 p.m. and continue until 10 p.m. at Village Park, 700 W. C St. in Kannapolis. It is free and open to the public. Children 18 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Fireworks will follow the concert.

Parking at Village Park will be reserved for handicapped people, said Annette Privette Keller, the city’s communications director.

Parking for others will be available at Cabarrus Health Alliance and Nova Credit Union, located south of Village Park on Dale Earnhardt Boulevard. Shuttle buses will run between Cabarrus Health Alliance, Nova Credit Union and Village Park, Keller said.

Parking will also be available near the YMCA and library.

Concertgoers are encouraged to bring chairs or other seating. Smoking, alcohol and pets are not allowed.

According to the Charlotte Symphony’s website, the list of songs to be performed Friday are:

• “Liberty Fanfare”

• “The Star-Spangled Banner”

• “Armed Forces Salute”

• “America the Beautiful”

• “America Salute”

• “Disney Magic”

• “A Salute to the Big Apple”

• “Love Is All You Need”

• “A Tribute to Irving Berlin/God Bless America”

• “National Emblem March”

• “Liberty Bell March”

The opening act for the Charlotte Symphony will be Billy “D” and Thomas.

For more information about the concert, visit kannapolisnc.gov.

Contact reporter Josh Bergeron at 704-797-4246.



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