By JONATHAN COX
Big Day at the Lake will mark its 10th anniversary on July 19 as an army of kids from Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte get a free day on the lake. As a prelude to the main event, Alton’s Kitchen and Cocktails will host a bartending fundraiser on Thursday, June 19, from 5:30-9:30pm.
Already on the roster to attend the bartending competition are Rod Smith, formerly of the Carolina Panthers, and Cornelius mayor Chuck Travis. Participants will compete for the title of “Mixologist Extraordinaire,” a title held by WCNC meteorologist John Wendel since last year’s fundraiser. Read the full story