Brown Bag Seafood Co. Celebrates 10 Years | Birkdale Village

Brown Bag Seafood Co. Celebrates 10 Years | Birkdale Village

Brown Bag Seafood Co. has expanded into Huntersville, NC with the opening of their latest location at Birkdale Village! Brown Bag Seafood Co. is a fast-casual seafood restaurant that serves fresh seafood dishes at reasonable prices. Their goal is to make hot, fresh,...

2024 Lake Norman Mother’s Day Shopping Guide

2024 Lake Norman Mother’s Day Shopping Guide

Sponsored by: Updated: May 2nd, 2024 This is going to be a really special Mother’s Day. Life is tough, but perhaps no one faces more challenges day after day than Mom. Balancing kids, work, community, and self-care is challenging enough - but these days, finding any...

Lake Norman Events & Activities

Lake Norman Events & Activities

Sponsored by:Our Up-To-Date Guide for Lake Norman Events and ActivitiesMay 17th & 18th 2024 - Juelerye in Downtown MooresvilleSaturday, May 18th 2024 - Carolina Bark Fest at Langtree in Mooresville!Register now for the HEROES 5K!Wednesday May 22nd 2024 - Shuck...

Accent Prone is opening in Huntersville

Accent Prone is opening in Huntersville

Join Accent Prone for their Grand Opening in Huntersville!Accent Prone is a small business retailer of furniture and home accents. We take pride in our unique collections of furniture and home decor that are specially curated and sourced by interior designers Justin...

Cornelius Scores G.O.A.T. Pizza by David Burke

Cornelius Scores G.O.A.T. Pizza by David Burke

The Official Press Release for G.O.A.T. Pizza in Cornelius:*Reposted with permission. Cornelius, N.C. (April 22, 2024)– G.O.A.T. Pizza, the highly anticipated sports-themed restaurant developed by internationally celebrated chef David Burke, announces the unveiling of...

Getting a Better Style at Proof Men’s Grooming

Getting a Better Style at Proof Men’s Grooming

Proof Men’s Grooming is a styling studio located in Huntersville, North Carolina. Brittany Bukauskas is the owner and stylist, and she brings decades of experience to her boutique business. Brittany opened Proof Men’s Grooming in 2023 with one vision in mind: a...

Fine Dining and Prix Fixe at Hunter House (Huntersville, NC)

Fine Dining and Prix Fixe at Hunter House (Huntersville, NC)

Hunter House is a unique fine dining destination in Huntersville, North Carolina. The home, built in 1913, was home to Helen Hunter Ranson and her family. Today, Ellen Loncz owns Hunter House and has transformed the estate into one of the Lake Norman area’s premier...

Lake Norman Small Business Networking Events

Lake Norman Small Business Networking Events

Lake Norman Small Business & Professional Networking EventsHere you'll find upcoming seminars, lunch & learns, webinars, and happy hour socials around Lake Norman, NC. Presented in partnership with: John Hassell - NC Farm Bureau Insurance of N. Mecklenburg...

bartaco Opens In Birkdale Village

bartaco Opens In Birkdale Village

Taco lovers rejoice: bartaco is open at Birkdale Village!02/21/2024 - The official bartaco press release from Birkdale Village:Huntersville, NC – Opening tonight for dinner service, we're thrilled to welcome bartaco to Birkdale Village. Known for its coastal vibe in a...

Six Work Coworking Announces Grand Opening in Cornelius

Six Work Coworking Announces Grand Opening in Cornelius

Six Work Coworking in Cornelius, NCLake Norman has a new coworking space! Six Work is a premium coworking brand and has officially opened their doors in Cornelius. How excited am I about this? Well, I signed up to be one of their first members! Join me and a few of...

The Best of Lake Norman | Top 10 Real Estate Brokers

The Best of Lake Norman | Top 10 Real Estate Brokers

The Charlotte NC real estate market is hot! Last year, Zillow ranked the Charlotte Metro area as the 5th best real estate market in the U.S. The Lake Norman market is especially booming. Lake Norman is home to several of the most desirable neighborhoods in the...

10 Best Lake Norman Boat Dealers in 2024

10 Best Lake Norman Boat Dealers in 2024

If you're looking for the best Lake Norman boat dealerships, you've come to the right place. Lake Norman is one of the most popular boating spots in North Carolina. Known for its open water and peaceful coves, Lake Norman can be a boater’s paradise. So, it’s not...

7 Best Lake Norman Pizza Places for 2024

7 Best Lake Norman Pizza Places for 2024

When it comes to great pizza, Lake Norman has a lot of choices. So what’s good pizza like? Imagine you walk into a gas station to grab a soda, and you walk out with your drink and a winning lottery ticket. It’s like that. Serendipitous, marvelous, and dare I say,...

Coastal Cuisine: A Deep Dive into Savannah Oyster Company

Coastal Cuisine: A Deep Dive into Savannah Oyster Company

Step onto the sidewalk in downtown Mooresville and prepare for a coastal surprise at Savannah Oyster Company. Once you walk through these doors, it’s like being whisked away to the culinary chic streets of bigger seafood destinations like San Francisco or San Diego....

Welch Care Clinic: A local alternative to healthcare

Welch Care Clinic: A local alternative to healthcare

If you live near Cornelius, NC, and you’re looking for an alternative to the corporate family medicine brands, you might want to give Welch Care Clinic a try!Discover Welch Care Clinic in CorneliusWelch Care Clinic provides medical care to children (18 months) to...

11 Best Lake Norman Wedding Venues for 2024

11 Best Lake Norman Wedding Venues for 2024

Presented in partnership with: Marriage is one of the most important events in life, and for many, it’s one of the most stressful. There are invitations to be sent, showers to be thrown, and second only to finding The Dress, reserving a venue is the most daunting task...

Smashing Good: Bae’s Burgers in Mooresville, NC

Smashing Good: Bae’s Burgers in Mooresville, NC

Bae’s Burgers is a Mooresville, NC gem that’s been making waves in the local food scene. Located in Downtown Mooresville,  this burger joint has quickly become a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Bae’s began as a food truck in the Charlotte area, and just a...

11 Dreamy Lake Norman Luxury Homes for Sale

11 Dreamy Lake Norman Luxury Homes for Sale

Lake Norman is well known for its magnificent and luxurious waterfront homes. The lake is home to NASCAR celebrities, Fortune 500 CEOs, and numerous professional athletes.  Here’s a list of the current and most opulent luxury Lake Norman homes for sale. Tour any of...

Pedego Lake Norman – Your Local Electric Bike Shop

Pedego Lake Norman – Your Local Electric Bike Shop

Whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or you haven’t been on two wheels since the ‘70s, Pedego Lake Norman is here to help you find your perfect electric bike.  Owners Tom and Grace Kennedy opened their location in Cornelius in September 2022 with one mission: to connect...

Unleashing Hope: The Cornelius Animal Shelter

Unleashing Hope: The Cornelius Animal Shelter

Nestled in the heart of Cornelius, North Carolina, the Cornelius Animal Shelter stands as a beacon of hope for countless furry friends in need.  This haven for animals not only provides essential services but also offers a variety of opportunities for the community to...

8 Creative Closing Gift Ideas for Lake Norman Realtors

8 Creative Closing Gift Ideas for Lake Norman Realtors

It’s often been said that buying a home might be the most important financial decision we ever make.  For Realtors, helping new buyers achieve their dream of home ownership is the most rewarding part of the job.  What better way to commemorate the occasion of closing...

My first visit to Jetton Park (Lake Norman)

My first visit to Jetton Park (Lake Norman)

Jetton Park on Lake Norman in Cornelius is an oasis for locals looking to get away from it all. Believe it or not, this was my first visit to Jetton Park in the more than 15 years since moving to North Carolina.Jetton Park - OverviewJetton Park spans over 105 acres on...

Killington’s Restaurant & Pub | Huntersville NC

Killington’s Restaurant & Pub | Huntersville NC

Subscribe to Lake Norman's #1 Email Newsletter! - Click HereA few weeks ago, we published a blog article listing the 20 most popular restaurants in Huntersville, North Carolina. On that list is a place that lays claim to being the first gastropub in Huntersville....

The Counter | An upscale deli in Mooresville

The Counter | An upscale deli in Mooresville

Subscribe to Lake Norman's #1 Email Newsletter! - Click HereIf you’re one of those people (like me) who complain about too many chain restaurants and not enough family-owned places around, then you’re going to love this:The Counter is a new upscale deli in Mooresville...

9 Lake Norman Boat Ramps (public access)

9 Lake Norman Boat Ramps (public access)

Lake Norman, NC is a boater’s paradise. North Carolina’s “inland sea” boasts 500-plus miles of shoreline, and hundreds of coves to explore.  If you’re moving to the Lake Norman area, or already live here, we suspect you’ve given some consideration to boat ownership....

Rock & Roll at BoatYard Lake Norman

Rock & Roll at BoatYard Lake Norman

Subscribe to Lake Norman's # Email Newsletter! - Click HereIf you haven’t yet discovered BoatYard Lake Norman, add it to your plans immediately. With an authentic beachy vibe, great food, (delicious apps, sandwiches, wraps, and more) a full bar with your favorite...

Cool Fish Lake Norman | Not your typical sushi place!

Cool Fish Lake Norman | Not your typical sushi place!

Subscribe to Lake Norman's # Email Newsletter! - Click HereWhen Cool Fish says they’re not your typical sushi place, they really mean it. I mean, where else do you get to eat cheese curds with chopsticks?The Inspiration Behind Cool Fish - Lake NormanLocated on Catawba...

Apps & Taps | Lake Norman Waterfront Pub

Apps & Taps | Lake Norman Waterfront Pub

Sponsored by Freedom Boat Club Lake Norman & Lake WylieDuring an outing on the boat with my wife on July 5th, I had the chance to try Apps & Taps in Mooresville for the first time. There’s nothing quite like spending a sunny day boating on Lake Norman and...

Cheers to Pour Decisions at Overflow | Lake Norman

Cheers to Pour Decisions at Overflow | Lake Norman

Sponsored by DiscoverLKN.com - Make your move to Lake Norman.Adventure awaits at Overflow - Lake Norman.A chill “Choose Your Own Adventure” spot off I-77 at LangTree in Mooresville: Overflow has Lake Norman’s only pour-your-own beer, wine, and coffee.  Just like the...

Review: Noboru Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

Review: Noboru Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

Sponsored by DiscoverLKN.com - Make your move to Lake Norman!Sometimes, a simple dinner out isn’t enough. Certain occasions call for a little bit of fanfare. Be it great drinks, generous portions, or a lively atmosphere, Noboru Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar in...

BaoBao | Authentic Chinese Cuisine in Huntersville

BaoBao | Authentic Chinese Cuisine in Huntersville

Sponsored by DiscoverLKN.com - Lake Norman's Concierge.If authentic Chinese cuisine in Huntersville is what you seek, you’re in luck - BaoBao is the place to go! Vivien Su is the owner of BaoBao. Vivien spent ten years dreaming and planning to open the perfect local...

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza + Craft Bar | Birkdale Village

Brixx Wood Fired Pizza + Craft Bar | Birkdale Village

Sponsored by Discover Lake Norman - Your guide for moving to Lake Norman!Having visited Brixx Wood Fired Pizza + Craft Bar in Birkdale Village, I must say it’s a decent chain restaurant option that maintains the familiar traits one would expect like consistent...

Juelerye | Artisan Gallery & Gifts – Mooresville NC

Juelerye | Artisan Gallery & Gifts – Mooresville NC

Sponsored by: Discover Lake Norman - A concierge experience for home buyers!There are plenty of sayings about how you can’t please everyone. Apparently, Jacqueline Bassett, owner of Juelerye | Artisan Gallery & Gifts in downtown Mooresville, hasn’t heard any of...

Delightful Dining at eeZ | Birkdale Village

Delightful Dining at eeZ | Birkdale Village

Located in Birkdale Village, the menu at eeZ (Asian fusion cuisine & sushi) boasts an impressive array of options, including Japanese, Thai, and other Asian flavors. Whether you're a sushi aficionado or craving a unique twist on traditional dishes, this restaurant...

Hoptown Brewing Company | LKN Reviews | Mooresville, NC

Hoptown Brewing Company | LKN Reviews | Mooresville, NC

Sponsored by Freedom Boat Club - Lake Norman Your key to adventure this Summer!At Hoptown Brewing Company, it’s about more than just beer. It’s about really great-tasting beer and variety, everything from blondes and ales to IPAs and even nitro. But it’s also about...

Davidson Wine Co. | Lake Norman’s First Urban Winery

Davidson Wine Co. | Lake Norman’s First Urban Winery

Sponsored by Sodoma Law North - Our family taking care of your family.What exactly is an urban winery and why should you visit Davidson’s very own immediately? Unlike traditional wineries that grow their own grapes, Davidson Wine Co. sources flavorful grapes from...

Flock Bistro (Mooresville NC) | LKN Reviews

Flock Bistro (Mooresville NC) | LKN Reviews

Nestled in the heart of Morrison Plantation (Mooresville, NC) is Flock Bistro, one of Lake Norman’s most exceptional dining destinations. We featured the leadership team at Flock Bistro back in episode 142 of the podcast. On that day, Chef Nick Catel and General...

Red Rocks Cafe (Birkdale Village) | LKN Reviews

Red Rocks Cafe (Birkdale Village) | LKN Reviews

Red Rocks Cafe in Birkdale Village is a must-visit dining spot for foodies and casual diners alike. The menu is diverse, featuring a range of classic American dishes with a modern twist, as well as international flavors. Make sure you save room for dessert; they are...

Dressler’s Restaurant (Birkdale Village) | LKN Reviews

Dressler’s Restaurant (Birkdale Village) | LKN Reviews

Sponsored by DiscoverLKN.com - Make your move to Lake Norman!Dressler’s is a fantastic restaurant that offers an exceptional dining experience. The menu is nothing short of amazing! With a wide variety of dishes that are all expertly prepared and beautifully...

7 Best Lake Norman Summer Camps for 2023

7 Best Lake Norman Summer Camps for 2023

Presented in partnership with:Summer is just around the corner, which means it's time to start planning for your kids' summer activities. Summer camps offer an exciting and educational experience for kids of all ages, with activities ranging from sports and art to...

Dining at Port City Club in Cornelius | LKN Reviews

Dining at Port City Club in Cornelius | LKN Reviews

Sponsored by FilterTime! Sign up and use code LOCAL for 20% off your first order! Get a new restaurant review delivered every Friday morning -Sign up for our Lake Norman Email Newsletter!Port City Club is a waterfront restaurant located in Cornelius, North Carolina....

Lucky Dog Bark & Brew | Lake Norman’s Dog Bar

Lucky Dog Bark & Brew | Lake Norman’s Dog Bar

Get more articles like this delivered every Friday morning -Sign up for Lake Norman's #1 Email Newsletter!If you love dogs and beer (and really, who doesn’t?) you’re in luck! Lucky Dog Bark & Brew is the perfect place to kick back and enjoy a few cold ones with...

10 Best Lake Norman Golf Courses (Public and Private)

10 Best Lake Norman Golf Courses (Public and Private)

Subscribe to Lake Norman's #1 Email Newsletter!The Lake Norman area is perfect for outdoor activities, and golf is no exception. We have access to some of the best golf courses in North Carolina - public courses and private clubs. In this article, Chris Beeman...

Our Favorite Place to Buy Lake Norman Apparel and Gifts

Our Favorite Place to Buy Lake Norman Apparel and Gifts

The following article was produced in partnership with LKN Local, L.L.C.If you're looking for high-quality apparel and gifts to help you express your love of Lake Norman, you've come to the right place. LKN Local is our go-to source for Lake Norman apparel, t-shirts,...

Best Activities for Kids Under 5 in the Lake Norman Area

Best Activities for Kids Under 5 in the Lake Norman Area

Presented in partnership with FIT4MOM - Lake Norman!If you're a parent with a little one under 5 in the Lake Norman area, you might be wondering about the best activities to do with your child. The beautiful Lake Norman area offers a wide variety of activities for the...

21 Amazing Lake Norman Vacation Rentals for 2023

21 Amazing Lake Norman Vacation Rentals for 2023

Photos via vrbo.comSponsored by Discover Lake Norman - A concierge experience for home buyers!The Lake Norman vacation rental market is booming. As a result, there is a great selection of Lake Norman vacation rentals to consider. According to a recent study,...

The Best Lake Norman Marinas for 2023

The Best Lake Norman Marinas for 2023

Lake Norman is a great place for boating! Located just minutes from Charlotte, and being the largest man-made lake in North Carolina, Lake Norman is truly a boater's paradise. There are several marinas to choose from on the lake. Owners of pontoons, cruisers, and...

We Love Alino Pizzeria | Mooresville NC

We Love Alino Pizzeria | Mooresville NC

Alino Pizzeria is a family-friendly pizza restaurant located at Merino Mill near downtown Mooresville, NC. Alino Pizzeria is a restaurant brand created by a visionary entrepreneur, Michal Bay. Alino Pizzeria was voted the best pizza in the Lake Norman area by our...

Best Places to Live and Visit in Davidson, NC

Best Places to Live and Visit in Davidson, NC

Located about 20 miles North of Charlotte, the charming town of Davidson, North Carolina, lies on the banks of Lake Norman. Davidson is a place that beats with the heart of a college town and has the soul of a close-knit community. Presbyterians founded the town and...

20 Most Popular Restaurants in Mooresville (NC)

20 Most Popular Restaurants in Mooresville (NC)

This article lists the top 20 most popular restaurants in Mooresville, North Carolina. This list is based on Google reviews as of January 2023. We hope this article serves as a great resource for you when looking for the best restaurants in Mooresville, North...

The Barcelona Burger and Beer Garden | Mooresville NC

The Barcelona Burger and Beer Garden | Mooresville NC

The Barcelona Burger and Beer Garden is a casual eatery located in the Merino Mill complex in Mooresville, North Carolina. A short drive from Charlotte, NC, Barcelona is a worthwhile destination for local and not-so-local foodies. Note: The Barcelona Burger and Beer...

Visiting Hello Sailor Restaurant | Cornelius NC

Visiting Hello Sailor Restaurant | Cornelius NC

Hello, Sailor is a casual waterfront seafood restaurant in Cornelius, North Carolina. Hello, Sailor is a concept developed by nationally recognized Chef Joe Kindred and his wife Katy. Hello, Sailor occupies the waterfront space that formerly housed the Rusty Rudder...

Is Milkbread Restaurant in Davidson Really THAT Good?

Is Milkbread Restaurant in Davidson Really THAT Good?

Milkbread is a fast-casual restaurant concept developed by Joe and Katy Kindred in Davidson, North Carolina. The Kindreds also own Kindred Restaurant in Davidson, NC. Milkbread is located on Jetton Street near the area known as the “traffic circles” in Davidson....

10 Best Places to Bring Your Dog Around Lake Norman

10 Best Places to Bring Your Dog Around Lake Norman

Main image photo credit: @our_doodle_boone (Instagram) Presented in partnership with: In this article, we’re sharing our 10 favorite dog-friendly places around Lake Norman. Having fun in the summer sun has always been a staple of the season, and what could be more fun...

The Waterman Fish Bar | Lake Norman

The Waterman Fish Bar | Lake Norman

Presented in partnership with: The Waterman Fish Bar is a neighborhood seafood restaurant in Cornelius, North Carolina. The place is reminiscent of Charleston and Calabash-style eateries. Maybe more Charleston than Calabash. The Waterman Fish Bar was founded in...

Welcome to Davidson College | Davidson, North Carolina

Welcome to Davidson College | Davidson, North Carolina

Photo credit: Jon Beyerle, oncambercreative.com Presented in partnership with: Looking at the numbers, it is clear that Davidson College is a prestigious institution. U.S. News and Reports ranks it among the top 15 liberal arts colleges in the nation and among the top...

20 Most Popular Restaurants in Cornelius (NC)

20 Most Popular Restaurants in Cornelius (NC)

This article lists the top 20 most popular restaurants in Cornelius, North Carolina. If you’re looking for some of the best places to eat in Cornelius, North Carolina, this is the article for you. This ranking is based on the number of Google Reviews each restaurant...

Blumengärten: The Best Florist in Cornelius (NC)

Blumengärten: The Best Florist in Cornelius (NC)

Presented in partnership with: Blumengärten Florist in Cornelius, NC is not your typical florist. When owner and CEO, Denise Ulhorn, set out over a decade ago to open a florist, that was the goal – to be original, to be better, and to set herself apart from everyone...

The Best of LKN | Lake Norman Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM

The Best of LKN | Lake Norman Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM

Presented in partnership with: Lake Norman Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM is one of the premier Jeep dealerships in North Carolina! Located just off I-77 in Cornelius, North Carolina, LKN Jeep has more new Jeep vehicles in inventory than any dealership in the area. They are...

10 Best Hiking Trails Around Lake Norman

10 Best Hiking Trails Around Lake Norman

For more outdoor ideas every week, sign up for Lake Norman's #1 Email Newsletter! Presented in partnership with: The Lake Norman area offers both stunning views of the water and picturesque nature regardless of the season. Whether it’s the fall’s changing leaves or...

The Best of Lake Norman | Hair Salons

The Best of Lake Norman | Hair Salons

Sign up for Lake Norman's #1 Email Newsletter and get to know the area's best local businesses! Presented in partnership with: Sick of not knowing where to go to get your hair done?  Whether you're planning a big chop or a refreshing trim, finding a salon to meet all...

The Best of Lake Norman | Barbeque Restaurants

The Best of Lake Norman | Barbeque Restaurants

Presented in partnership with: Que the “Q”! If there’s one thing North Carolina knows, it’s barbeque.  Sweet and spicy barbecue sauces, steamy and soft baked potatoes, succulent cornbread, and maybe a side of mac and cheese. Don’t forget the banana pudding! Just...

The Best of Lake Norman | Sushi Restaurants

The Best of Lake Norman | Sushi Restaurants

Presented in partnership with: One of the best things about sushi restaurants is that there’s usually something for everyone! You don’t have to be a huge fan of raw fish to enjoy sushi – you just have to know where to find the best sushi restaurants with amazing...

The Best of Lake Norman | Italian Restaurants

The Best of Lake Norman | Italian Restaurants

Presented in partnership with: There’s just something about authentic Italian food! Especially when paired with a cozy dining experience (complete with white table cloths) and a nice bottle of Chianti. The Lake Norman area is bursting with many amazing restaurant...

The Best of Lake Norman | 25 Go-To Restaurants for Lunch

The Best of Lake Norman | 25 Go-To Restaurants for Lunch

Presented in partnership with: Updated: September, 2023 Regardless of where in the Lake Norman area you find yourself for lunch, there are bound to be delicious restaurants that offer varied cuisine at great prices! Compiled below are five great options for each town...

The Best of Lake Norman | Yoga Studios

The Best of Lake Norman | Yoga Studios

Presented in partnership with: We all know that one person who lives and breathes yoga. They always have a yoga mat in the back of their car, own a wide variety of leggings, and are perpetually happy. Yoga is a practice that all people, regardless of age, physical...

The Best of Lake Norman | Private Schools

The Best of Lake Norman | Private Schools

Presented in partnership with: Are you searching for the best private schools in the Lake Norman area? Well, look no further. While Lake Norman is home to many great public and charter schools, the sheer affluence in this area has given rise to the demand for private...

The Best of Lake Norman | Bridal Boutiques

The Best of Lake Norman | Bridal Boutiques

Presented in partnership with: Getting married is one of life’s most joyful experiences, but the planning process is notorious for turning even the most placid of ladies into raging bridezillas. Wedding stress is no joke, and anyone who tells you otherwise is either...

The Best of Lake Norman | Fashion Boutiques for Women

The Best of Lake Norman | Fashion Boutiques for Women

Fast fashion is convenient...that is, until that cheap clothing you got starts to fall apart at the seams. In a world that’s flooded with mass-produced, low-quality apparel, it can be hard to find clothing that will do your wardrobe some genuine good. That’s where...

The Best of Lake Norman | CrossFit Gyms

The Best of Lake Norman | CrossFit Gyms

We all know that exercise is important, but let’s face it: working out just to work out isn’t healthy. Without the proper mindset, fitness can be a stressful and even damaging cherry on top of an already exhausting cake. In this day and age, we’re all busy bees....