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Top 10 Places To Go Kayaking Around The Charlotte Region

From Charlotte Stories: With dozens of lakes, rivers, and man-made canals, our region is one of the best areas in the south to float on the water. ... #4 Kevin B Lofton Park – Belmont, NC The newly constructed riverfront park in Belmont not only holds one of the...

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Kayak rentals in Belmont

From The Gaston Gazette: Ready to jump in a kayak, but find yourself without one? Or maybe you just want to test the waters before jumping all in by purchasing a kayak. At Kevin Loftin Riverfront Park in Belmont the Catawba Riverkeeper has started a kayak rental...

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Take A Look Inside Jekyll And Hyde

From QC Life: "We do things with a spin on it. We are Jekyll and Hyde. It's not your traditional type English/Irish food." Good restaurants continue to pop up in downtown Belmont. The newest is Jekyll and...

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Pictures Added to the Outside of Belmont’s Specialty Foods

From QC Life: Belmont’s Specialty Foods is a place to find groceries from small businesses – everything from salsa to taffy. Now, there is something new you can find there. Owner Luke Manlove said you can see old photos that show off some of Gaston County’s history....

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Belmont Hosts Smaller-Scale Independence Day Event

From Spectrum News: The city of Belmont celebrated Independence Day on a smaller scale this year due to the pandemic on Saturday. The city canceled its Red, White, and Belmont Festival, which included parades, a concert, and a fireworks show. This year, the city had...

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Cookie, soda shop opening this summer in Belmont

From The Gaston Gazette: Belmont will soon be home to a specialty cookie and soda shop that’s already well established west of the Rocky Mountains. Belmont Specialty Food’s former 1,500 square-feet location, 7 N. Main St., is now home to Twisted Sugar, a small but...

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Belmont project offers loft living, retail in one space

From The Gaston Gazette: Work is scheduled to begin within 90 days on a mixed-use development in downtown Belmont that will tie the city’s textiles past with its growing reputation as a lively, affordable alternative to Charlotte. Imperial Lofts Belmont is expected to...

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