Susie Skog

HAPPY LEAP YEAR DAY: What to do to take a LEAP in Lake Norman!

by | Feb 29, 2024

Leap Year Day is here again, and it’s a special one! As a real estate agent and a long-time resident of the beautiful Lake Norman area, I, Susie Skog, am here to guide you through some fantastic ways to spend this extra day in our calendar. Whether you’re a local or just visiting, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in our picturesque community.

Explore Nature’s Wonders at Lake Norman State Park

First and foremost, let’s talk about the jewel of our area: Lake Norman State Park. From January 10 through February 29, the park is hosting “StoryWalk: Over and Under the Snow”. This is a wonderful self-guided experience where you can enjoy a stroll while reading a story displayed along the trail. It’s a perfect blend of literature and the great outdoors, ideal for families or anyone who wants to enjoy a peaceful walk surrounded by nature’s beauty.

Community Events: The Heartbeat of Lake Norman

Renowned for its lively community spirit, the Lake Norman area thrives with activity, especially around Leap Year Day. Although specific events for February 29 may be absent, the days leading up to it teem with excitement. From drive-in movies to local concerts and brewery gatherings, there’s a plethora of activities to partake in. These events present ideal opportunities for mingling with locals, savoring fantastic entertainment, and perhaps forging new friendships!

Enjoy the Local Flavors and Fun

Our area is brimming with fantastic eateries and entertainment venues. Whether it’s music trivia night at the Kilted Buffalo Birkdale, open mic nights, or karaoke sessions at Ghostface Brewing, there’s plenty of fun to be had. These venues offer a casual and lively atmosphere, perfect for those looking to relax and enjoy the local scene.

Outdoor Activities for the Adventurous Souls

For those who love a bit more adventure, Lake Norman won’t disappoint. Whether it’s hiking, biking, or simply taking a leisurely boat ride, the options are endless. The serene waters of Lake Norman provide a perfect backdrop for a day of exploration or relaxation.

A Leap Year Day to Remember

Leap Year Day is a rare and special occasion, and spending it in Lake Norman makes it even more memorable. Whether you’re here for the natural beauty, the vibrant community, or the endless entertainment options, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy this extra day.

In conclusion, Lake Norman is a place where the beauty of nature meets the warmth of a close-knit community. As your guide to this wonderful area, I encourage you to explore, participate, and soak in the unique experiences that our community offers. Happy Leap Year Day, and may it be filled with joy and memorable experiences!


If you are looking to buy and sell real estate in the Lake Norman area, give Susie Skog a call or text at (704) 770-7506 or visit her website at

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