This series showcases outstanding performers in our region for fun, casual evenings at the Davis Theatre.

Tickets for our 2013-2014 will be available for purchase Monday, July 1.


Thursday, September 27, 2012
7:30 PM

Four-piece group plays smooth and contemporary jazz and jazz standards on sax, flute, keyboard, drums and bass.

Brand New Opry

Thursday, November 8, 2012
7:30 PM

The best bluegrass around, featuring Jeff Whittington.


Jim Avett

Thursday, December 6, 2012
7:30 PM

Singer-songwriter and guitarist tells stories through song, back by popular demand.


Malpass Brothers

Thursday, January 17, 2013
7:30 PM

Brothers play traditional country music and tour as Merle Haggard's opening act.


Brand New Opry

Thursday, February 21, 2013
7:30 PM

The best bluegrass around, featuring Jeff Whittington.


Thistledown Tinkers

Thursday, March 28, 2013
7:30 PM

The beauty and tradition of Celtic music with Southern swagger.


Thursday, April 25, 2013
7:30 PM

Band led by Charlotte’s saxophone sensation Shableek plays contemporary jazz, soul and rhythm and blues.




Upcoming Events


Thursdays on Main: Sound Barrier

Thursday, May 7

11:30 am-1 pm

Veterans Park, Kannapolis

Free concert by Kannapolis band that plays classic rock and pop from the 1960s up to today.


Community Theatre: Red, White and Tuna

May 17-24

Old Courthouse Theatre, Concord

Regional premiere of the much anticipated third installment in the Tuna trilogy.


Concert: Darrell Harwood

Friday, May 8

7-10 pm

Downtown Kannapolis

County concert by China Grove native Harwood kicks off the Jiggy with the Piggy weekend.


Concerts: Jiggy with the Piggy

Saturday, May 9

Noon-2:15 pm, The Entertainers
2:30-5 pm, Mr. Pleaze
7-10 pm, The Fantastic Shakers

Downtown Kannapolis

Enjoy a variety of music, from beach to Motown, by three bands.












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