Posted on 09 June 2014.
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
Posted in Calendar, Fund-raisers, Lake Norman
Posted on 13 June 2013.
Cornelius Mayor Lynette Rinker goes up against Mooresville Mayor Miles Atkins.
Celebrity bartenders including local TV broadcasters and area politicians will go head to head to see who can raise the most money in the annual Celebrity Bartender fundraiser
supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters
of Greater Charlotte Thursday night. The event runs 5:30 to 9:30pm at Alton’s Kitchen & Cocktails, in Jetton Village at 19918 N. Cove Road.
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Posted in Calendar, Fund-raisers, Jetton Village, Nonprofits, Politics
Posted on 03 February 2013.
Posted in food, Fund-raisers, Photo of the Day
Posted on 14 June 2011.
Cornelius Mayor Jeff Tarte can handle leading a town of more than 25,000, but can he handle tending a busy bar at cocktail hour?
Alton’s Kitchen and Cocktails welcomes Mayor Tarte and other “celebrity” bartenders Thursday for a fundraiser benefitting Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte
‘s ‘Big Day at the Lake’ event this summer. The annual charity event, planned for July 16, provides children participating in the Big Brothers/Big Sisters program and their mentors with the opportunity and means to visit Lake Norman for a day. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Events, Fund-raisers