Select Page

Author: The County Journal

Candy Ford Saloon the place to be during Frontier Days

Hey out there to all the Saloon fans, you guessed it … the Charlotte Frontier Days Candy Ford Saloon is once again opening its doors for you to come hang out with all your friends, old and new. The Saloon will be a very happening splace Sept. 3 through Sept. 6. All of the action gets underway Wednesday at 6 p.m. as the Candy Ford Saloon hosts the Prince and Princess pageant, inaugural Charlotte Chamber of Commerce Chili Cook Off and the King and Queen Scholarship presentation. Thursday night is Throw Back Thursday — 80’s style. The band Square Pegz will be blasting away 80’s tunes we probably all remember and still sing to. Come join us for big hair, parachute pants and some old time drinks. Not into the 80s? No worries, DJ Trivia will take place in the big tent from 7 to 10 p.m. Another staple of Charlotte Frontier Days is the Dancing Deputies. They will be performing around 8:45 p.m. and you won’t want to miss that. Friday the Candy Ford Saloon re-opens from 5 to 6 p.m. for Happy Hour. Drink specials are abundant during this first hour and there is no cover charge. At 6 p.m. the cover charge is initiated and is still only $5 for the entire night’s entertainment. Cottage Inn Pizza will be there, so there is no need to...

Read More

Charlotte bands to host world-renowned U.S. Army bugler

On Tuesday, Nov. 12 world-renowned, retired U.S. Army Sgt. Maj. Woodrow “Woody” English will perform as a soloist with the Charlotte High School Symphony Band and the Charlotte Middle School Cadet Band I.  This free concert is planned as a commemoration of Veterans Day and the entire community is warmly invited to attend — especially our local veterans. English spent the first 14 years of his career in the ceremonial component of the U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own,” as well as The U.S. Army Herald Trumpets. While a member of these ensembles, SGM English took part in events that...

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest