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The Kannapolis Fire Department will host the Fire Truck Parade and the Kannapolis Fire Prevention Festival, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., on Saturday, October 1. The parade will begin at 11 a.m. and proceed along Laureate Way and N. Research Campus Drive, between City Hall and the North Carolina Research Campus.   Immediately, following the fire truck parade join us for the Children’s Fire Costume Contest at 12 p.m. in front of City Hall. Kids aged 12 and under are encouraged to ...

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It is another great year to Discover Fun in Kannapolis. The City has announced its lineup of concerts, movies, special events, Cannon Ballers baseball and of course - fireworks for 2022. All movies and concerts are free to the public and will be held in downtown Kannapolis. Movies and concerts are held at Village Park and Veterans Park.   This week’s events are:   August 9-14               Cannon Ba...

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7:45 p.m. The concert is now underway with the Nixons playing.   Fastball will perform from  8:15 - 9:00 p.m. Everclear will perform from 9:15 - 10:30 p.m.     Concert in the Park: Everclear, Fastball & The Nixons - 6 p.m. Update The concert in Village Park tonight will be delayed due to weather.  We expect the rain to move out shortly and we will start the concert as soon as we can.

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The City of Kannapolis, located minutes north of Charlotte, N. C. along the I-85 corridor, has gained the reputation of being a visionary forward thinking City. The City has much to offer including all the usual superlatives you hear cities tout – but of course, we think we are the best at welcoming businesses. Whether you are an entrepreneur, or a major industry leader Kannapolis has the environment you are seeking. We are ready to help you discover the potential of your business. &nbs...

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The Kannapolis Fire Department welcomes two new members, Noah Goodman and Troy Sloop.   Noah is a native of Kannapolis and has three years of fire service experience. He is currently working towards his associates degree at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College, with plans of pursuing a bachelor’s degree. In his free time, Goodman enjoys landscaping and working on cars.   Troy is a native of Mooresville. He has been a member of the fire service for 18 years and has served ...

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It is another great year to Discover Fun in Kannapolis. The City has announced its lineup of concerts, movies, special events, Cannon Ballers baseball and of course - fireworks for 2022. All movies and concerts are free to the public and will be held in downtown Kannapolis. Movies and concerts are held at Village Park and Veterans Park.   This week’s events are:   August 2                &...

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We are excited to announce several races this Fall as part of the Run Kannapolis 5K Series. Runners and walkers of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in this unique series featuring the best 5K runs/walks in the city. Each run is held in Kannapolis and hosted by a nonprofit that benefits from the entry fees. All of the runs will include a one-mile fun run. The runs are all at 9 a.m. on Saturdays this Fall.   Join the thousands of people who have participated in Run Kann...

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Pam Phifer is retiring after 34 years of dedicated service to the City of Kannapolis. Pam has worked in multiple positions for the City, including as a water meter reader, administrative assistant for public works, and water meter technician. She currently serves as a customer service advocate. Through these positions she has become a fixture in the City. You have either met her while she was reading meters or if you have come into the customer service office or called the office you have probab...

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It is another great year to Discover Fun in Kannapolis. The City has announced its lineup of concerts, movies, special events, Cannon Ballers baseball and of course - fireworks for 2022. All movies and concerts are free to the public and will be held in downtown Kannapolis. Movies and concerts are held at Village Park and Veterans Park.   This week’s events are:   July 26-31                ...

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The City of Kannapolis invites everyone, especially neighborhood associations, community groups and homeowner associations, to join the Kannapolis Police Department, from 5 – 7 p.m., Tuesday, August 2, to celebrate National Night Out. The event will be held at Veterans Park, located at 119 N. Main St., and is free to the Kannapolis community. We will celebrate with free food, school supplies, live music, children's games, and much more. Our police and fire department staff as wel...

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