Press Releases

August 9, 2017

Tough Mudder returns to Mount Pleasant, North Carolina October 21-22

Obstacle course challenge promotes teamwork and tourism CONCORD, NC (October 13, 2017) — For the fourth year, Tough Mudder will return to the town of Mount […]
November 20, 2017

Quality of life rises with visitor spending in Cabarrus County

CONCORD, NC (August 17, 2017) – Visit North Carolina recently announced that domestic visitors to and within Cabarrus County spent $433.03 million in 2016, an increase of 5.21% from […]
November 20, 2017

Concord Mills Women’s Shoe Store Bucks Closing Trend

(March 10, 2009) Concord, NC – Not all retail news is bad these days. Several new retailers, including Off Broadway Shoe Warehouse, are expected to open […]
November 20, 2017

Oprah Show to Put Murdock, Research Campus in Spotlight

(March 5, 2009) Kannapolis, NC – David Murdock and Oprah Winfrey are friends.  He has, in the past, acknowledged that, and he has even expressed interest in […]
November 20, 2017

Embassy Suites Concord Signed as Official Host Hotel for 2009 ITU Duathlon World Championships

(March 24, 2009) – Concord, NC – The Cabarrus County Tourism Authority announced today that the Embassy Suites Golf Resort and Spa in Concord has been named […]
November 20, 2017

A Race to the Finish

Sports only four-lane drag strip built on breakneck schedule (March 25, 2009) Charlotte, NC – If you think the souped-up cars are fast at the zMax Dragway […]
November 20, 2017

Work Resumes on Concord Project

March 30, 2009) – Cabarrus, NC – Developers Joel Griffin (center) and Doug Stafford (right) meet with John Speight of Concord Construction Co. at the Hilton Garden Inn […]
November 20, 2017

Golden Dream Still Draws Visitors

(March 28, 2009) – Midland, NC – The mine is dank, musty and cool, with green fuzz growing on the rocky walls and a stand of […]
November 20, 2017

Cabarrus Tourism Update: Strong Return on Investment for Local Tourism Industry

(April 1, 2009) – Cabarrus, NC – The Cabarrus County Convention & Visitors Bureau is moving forward full speed with programs geared to fill hotel rooms […]