Special Events


The Cornelius Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture Department offers a wide array of special events throughout the year, including
  • Cultural programs
  • Dedication ceremonies
  • Free outdoor movies and concerts
  • Seasonal celebrations

Pets (except at the All American Dog Show) and smoking are prohibited at special events per Town ordinances.

Symphony in the Park 2016

Light Up Cornelius

This holiday favorite has become a tradition for many families!  Festivities will include local performers, children's activities, carriage rides, train display, refreshments and a visit from Santa.
  • Saturday, November 25
  • Lawn of Cornelius Town Hall
  • 4-7 p.m.
  • Tree lighting ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m.
LUC Tree