Due to the forecasted effects from Hurricane Florence, the Locust Concert Series with the Fantastic Shakers and fireworks finale originally scheduled for Sept 15th has been rescheduled to September 28th. Celebrating small hometown living at its best. Experience the small town charm with modern conveniences making its lifestyle is as rich as its traditions. One of the fastest growing cities in NC this pedestrian friendly community is conveniently located near I-485, Hwy 601 & Hwy 200 providing easy access to Charlotte, Concord, Harrisburg, Monroe and Albemarle and Charlotte Douglas Airport. Located in Stanly county which is home to more than 10,000 acres of lakes and four vineyards in the area. Nestled between one of the largest cities in the Carolinas and a major State Park and a National Forest you will find Locust.