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Claire Lynch Band at the Davis Theatre Dec. 5

Bluegrass icon Claire Lynch is bringing her band to the Davis Theatre on Saturday, Dec. 5. She was the 2013, 2010 and 1997 Female Vocalist of the Year for the International Bluegrass Music Association and has twice been nominated for a Grammy. In 2014, Digital listed Claire as “One of the 10 Best Angelic Voices of Our Time.” She shared that honor with such luminaries as Judy Collins, Alison Krauss, Sarah McLachlan, Martina McBride, Dolly Parton and Emmylou Harris.


Great Holiday Opportunities Coming Up at the Arts Council!

There are great opportunities this week to start off the holiday season at the Cabarrus Arts Council! There’s an Ugly Sweater Party and contest, a screening of the National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation and the biggest Art Walk of the year, which is held in conjunction with the City of Concord’s tree lighting festivities. Other upcoming holiday events include After-School Cookies with Santa on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 3-5 p.m., and a Davis Theatre performance by the Claire Lynch Band on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 8 p.m.



The Cabarrus Arts Council is dedicated to providing a wide variety of cultural arts programs that celebrate the rich diversity of our county and our world. The arts council programs and operates the Davis Theatre and The Galleries, conducts one of North Carolina's largest art-in-education programs for both the Cabarrus County and Kannapolis City school systems, supports arts organizations and artists through grants and workshops, and serves as a catalyst and consultant for public and corporate art.

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Upcoming Events


The Cabarrus Arts Council offices and The Galleries will be closed Nov. 23-27.


Cookies with Santa

Wednesday, Dec. 2

3-5 pm

The Galleries

Enjoy cookies with the Jolly Ole Elf. Make sure to bring your camera to get a picture. Free.


Holiday Show: Claire Lynch Band

Saturday, Dec. 5

8 pm

Iconic bluegrass band led by three-time IBMA Vocalist of the Year Claire Lynch presents songs of the season.


The Listening Room

Thursday, Dec. 10

7:30 pm

Davis Theatre

The Davis Theatre's version of an open mic night.





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The arts council is looking for volunteer docents for The Galleries and ushers for Davis Theatre productions. More information...

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