Get in Gear!

Designed specifically for members of the hospitality and tourism industry in Cabarrus County, Partner Events are opportunities to learn, connect and celebrate while experiencing our community’s offerings firsthand. Mark your calendar today, and invite your coworkers and new business partners to join. Always be sure to bring plenty of business cards for networking and door prizes!

Wake Up Rev Up | 8:30AM – 11:30AM
Dynamic guest speakers offer insight on tourism-related topics, provide valuable takeaways, and open the floor for engaged discussion during these three-hour sessions.

Fuse | 4:30PM – 6PM
Solely focused on fellowship and making connections, these get-togethers are an opportunity for hospitality professionals to establish and build partnerships, and reconnect with industry peers.

Partner Appreciation
Tourism in Cabarrus County thrives because of partners like you! Join us for Celebrate Cabarrus and spring and fall Food Truck rallies as we say thank you and recognize your contributions to the industry.

Partner Event Schedule

2019 -2020

July 20 Hospitality Night – Kannapolis Intimidators game
Intimidators Stadium
August 14 Fuse
September 17 Fuse – Concord Mills 20th Anniversary
Concord Mills
October 16 Wake Up Rev Up – Social Media
Embassy Suites
November 13 Fall Food Truck Rally
Cabarrus County CVB Visitor Center
December 11 Celebrate Cabarrus Golden Helmet Awards
Charlotte Motor Speedway
January 8 Customer Service Program
Great Wolf Lodge
February 12 Wake Up Rev Up – Meeting Planner Panel
Concord Convention Center at Embassy Suites
March 11 Fuse
Armory Beer Company
April 29 Tourism Summit – Celebrating National Travel & Tourism Week (May 3-9)
Location TBD
May 5 National Travel & Tourism Week Food Truck Rally
Cabarrus County CVB Visitor Center
June 9 Fuse
Bojangles’ Summer Shoot Out at Charlotte Motor Speedway

*Please refer to event invitations as dates and locations are subject to change. To be added to the invitation list, please reach out to Gayle Love Lee at or Sara Bair at