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
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16th Annual All American Dog Show

Join us for one of our most popular event of the year!
  • Saturday, October 1
  • 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Bailey Road Park Track & Field, 11900 Bailey Road
Festivities include fun contests, dog-related vendors, concessions, and children's activities.  

For sponsorship opportunities and event information, email Jody Clark or call 704.892.6031 x192.