Rockin’ at the Station : “Last Friday Concerts” Highlight Knightdale Summer Events

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Right on-site at the Knightdale Station neighborhood, the Knightdale Summer Events schedule will have it “rockin’ at the Station.” Taking place on the Knightdale Station Amphitheater stage, on the last Friday of the month (June- August) will be the “Last Friday Concert Series.”

Music, Spirits, Food, and Stars at Knightdale Summer Events

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The great variety of area food trucks are always a big hit…at the Station. The addition of these being at each of the “Last Friday Concerts” allows people to enjoy a selection of tastes at each of these events.

What could be better than a warm, summer night under the stars with a free night of live music? This is what is on schedule for the Last Friday Concert Series at Knightdale Station. Oh yeah…as for how it could be better? How about with locally made brews, spirits and food trucks to enjoy the tastes of the community to go with the hottest local bands around?

Yes, starting on the last Friday in June and returning in both July and August, this will be the scene from 6:30-9:30 pm. Our friendly neighbors at Oak City Brewing Company will be on hand serving up “cold ones,” as will Lassiter Distillery with its delicious rum drinks. Top it all off with a different choice in local food trucks each week and “Last Fridays” have all the makings of classic Knightdale Summer Events.

Last Friday Concert Series Band Schedule at Knightdale Station Amphitheater

  • June 28- EG Peters Band
  • July 26- The Love Tribe
  • August 30- Stone Age Romeos
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The spectacular Knightdale Station Amphitheater was designed by Tony Johnson and will play as host to the “Last Friday Concerts.” The amphitheater also is used in nearly all Knightdale Summer Events and on a year-round basis for events at the park

These Knightdale Summer Events are family friendly and admission is completely free. The Knightdale Park and Recreation Department hosts these events and encourage you to bring blankets and chairs for seating.

Knightdale Station Amphitheater (designed by Tony Johnson) is located in Knightdale Station Park and both host numerous Knightdale Summer Events. Likewise, these amenities both sit in Knightdale’s first master-planned community, Knightdale Station. For more information on the new homes in Knightdale at Knightdale Station click here.

For more information on the Last Friday Concert series and all other Knightdale Summer Events visit knightdalenc.gov.

Photo Credit to Town of Knightdale (Concert and Food Truck Photos)

Photo Credit to Tony Johnson (Amphitheater Photo)

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Safety and Fun: Why Young Families are Searching for New Homes in Knightdale

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Continuing our series in support of your search for New Homes in Knightdale, we will focus on family. With countless great events hosted on-site weekly, the Knightdale Station new home community is a perfect fit for all ages. Thus, it was no big surprise that Knightdale was named by the National Council for Home Safety and Security recently among their 2019 Safest Cities in NC.

Knightdale Ranks among Safest Cities in NC

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The friendly relationship between the Knightdale Police Department and members of the local community of all ages through events like “Psyched about Bikes” helps teach bike safety. Likewise, these type of events has helped keep the town among the Safest Cities in NC.

The annual poll by the experts at the NCHSS certainly supports your choice to seek New Homes in Knightdale. In landing among the top 15 Safest Cities in NC, Knightdale scored high in several key areas. This included a very low crime rate and one of the top scores in family-friendly amenities and events. Knightdale’s high overall safety and amenities scores across the board placed it 11th out of all cities and towns statewide among the Safest Cities in NC.

The Top 15 Safest Cities in NC for 2019

  1. Elon
  2. Pinehurst
  3. Holly Springs
  4. Archdale
  5. Apex
  6. Waxhaw
  7. Mount Holly
  8. Stallings
  9. Davidson
  10. Cary
  11. Knightdale
  12. Clayton
  13. Boone
  14. Fuquay-Varina
  15. Wake Forest

To view the entire listing and more details on the process in naming the 2019 Safest Cities in NC, visit alarms.org.

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The summertime events at Knightdale Station Park, such as the”Fourth on 1st” Independence Day Celebration always draws a big crowd.

Events at Knightdale Station Helping to Draw Interest in New Homes in Knightdale

More support for looking for New Homes in Knightdale is the great variety of Events at Knightdale Station. Just as detailed by the NCHSS in its Safest Cities in NC rankings, these family themed events in Knightdale are plentiful and your entire crew, both young and old a safe and fun way to spend your free time. Whether holiday-themed or just one of the town’s own creations, the Events at Knightdale Station offer variety and occur often.

The Calendar is Full with Youth Events in Knightdale…at the Station!

Knightdale Station Park is situated directly in the Knightdale Station new home community. The park hosts Youth Events in Knightdale throughout the year. Many of these events are holiday-based, while some are just for fun!

The traditions that have been built with the annual Youth Events in Knightdale include:

With all of these great things happening right on site at Knightdale Station, it’s no wonder you’ve opted to search New Homes in Knightdale for your family. For more information on New Homes in Knightdale at Knightdale Station, visit knightdalestation.com.

(Photo Credits- Town of Knightdale)

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Town of Knightdale Family Events “Coming Soon” to Knightdale Station

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Area residents know that “spring is in the air” and summer is near with the start of the Knightdale Family Events. To continue our series of articles, we will focus on a major factor in your decision to seek a new home in Knightdale at Knightdale Station from that opening sentence…family.

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The 2018 box office smash hit, “Ralph Breaks the Internet” will be shown at “First Friday Films.” The popular Disney hit will play at Knightdale Station Park on June 7.

“Spring into Summer” with Knightdale Family Events…at the Station

We’ve detailed factors such as safety, affordability and more in support of your search for new homes in Knightdale NC. But, honestly, if these items are near the top of your priorities…chances are you have a young family. Thus, you will be pleased to know of the great Knightdale Family Events right here at Knightdale Station Park.

With many annual events that have become a tradition, this Spring and Summer an old local favorite has reappeared. Maybe the most anticipated of the summer Knightdale Family Events returns on Friday, June 7.

“First Friday Films” Brings Movie Night Back to Knightdale Station Park

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The popular food truck events at Knightdale Station Park will be combined with a movie n the park at First Friday Films

That’s right, of all Knightdale Family Events, none may scream “Summer” like an outdoor movie night. So, after an absence, the Knightdale Parks and Recreation Department brings you “First Friday Films”

Each of these special Knightdale Family Events will take place on the first Friday of the month. (Hence the name…) There will be fun activities for the kids at the park on these nights starting at 7:30 pm. Each of the movies will start at dusk when the “big screen” goes up. It is encouraged to bring your own chairs and blankets.

“First Friday Films” Lineup for Summer 2019

The following will be the schedule of movie showings for summer 2019. Each is a Friday evening and all showings are at Knightdale Station Park Amphitheatre.

  • June 7- Disney’s “Ralph Breaks the Internet”
  • August 2- “How to Train Your Dragon-Hidden World”
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Adding a “delicious” spin to the events will be a variety of food trucks. The Redneck BBQ Lab (pictured) will be at “First Friday Films” on May 3

A “Tasty Twist” to a Movie in the Park

In addition to enjoying a movie in the park with the family, “First Friday Films” adds another Knightdale Station staple to this summer’s Knightdale Family Events. That staple is the always popular food trucks that will be on hand at each “First Friday.”

In the past few years, the “Food Truck Thursdays” events have become an incredibly popular event. Thus, the pairing here is natural and there will be different trucks each month.

The lineup of Food Trucks at Knightdale Station Park for “First Friday Films” is below.

The safe and family friendly atmosphere at Knightdale Station is epitomized by events like these at the Park throughout the year. To see a full schedule of Knightdale Family Events, visit the official town website at knightdalenc.gov.

(Photos and Image Credit: Town of Knightdale)