June is an exciting month for art enthusiasts in Rowan County, North Carolina! The community is buzzing with vibrant art events that promise to captivate residents and visitors alike. From engaging theatrical shows to captivating symphony performances, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Dive into our guide to discover the must-see art happenings this June!


Piedmont Players Presents: "Matilda"

May 31 - June 16, 2024

Matilda is a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers. She's unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher Miss Honey. Matilda's school life isn't completely smooth sailing, however – the school's mean headmistress, Miss Trunchbull, hates children and just loves to punish those who don't abide by her rules. But Matilda has courage and cleverness in equal amounts, and could be the school pupils' saving grace!


Pops at the Post Presented by the Salisbury Symphony

June 1, 2024

A free outdoor performance featuring the Salisbury Symphony Orchestra, local community groups, and memorable moments through music. Join us on Saturday June 1, 2024 to celebrate the Salisbury Post, Salisbury Symphony, and the musical community present right here in Rowan County.


Discover Fun in Kannapolis

June 1, 7, 13, 15, 21, 22 & 29, 2024

Discover Fun in Kannapolis returns this summer with an incredible lineup of great concerts, movies, and of course, fireworks.  Events will be held from April to September. All events are free to the public. This month you can look forward to concerts featuring The Spinners, The Charlotte Symphony, The Embers, a presentation of the movie, Wonka, and a Story Under the Stars night featuring Dare Devil Dogs.


The Salisbury Symphony Presents: "Mandolins & More"

June 4, 2024

Get ready to be swept away by the enchanting sounds of mandolins in an extraordinary serenade concert! Immerse yourself in the rich musical heritage associated with this captivating instrument, as melodies from various genres come to life with the pluck of strings. Join us for an unforgettable evening of pure musical magic!


Fun in Faith - Summer Concert Series

June 22, 2024

Multiple concerts are planned as part of Fun in Faith beginning June 22 with the Street Dance featuring The Extraordinaires. It is scheduled for 7:30-10 p.m. on Main Street.


The Town of Cleveland Summer Concert Series

June 22, 2024

The Town of Cleveland Summer Concert Series features regional bands on the fourth Saturday of the month from April through September. Bands perform on the street slope of South Depot Street in the middle of downtown Cleveland, easily accessible to residents and the community. This is a bring-your-lawn-chair family event, with bands starting at 6:30 P.M. June 22 - The Ultimate Eagles Band – On The Border.



Learn more about what's happening this June on our June in Rowan County blog post.