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AquaPalooza boaters’ concert Saturday

AquaPalooza boaters’ concert Saturday

Lake Wylie Marina is hosting a free boaters-only concert, AquaPalooza, from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 14, on Lake Wylie.

Three bands will be performing on the point at Lake Wylie Marina near Buster Boyd Bridge. Boaters are invited to bring food and drink and anchor out to enjoy the music and giveaways.

Boaters can sign up for the event at Click on the Carolina Region, then Lake Wylie Marina to register for this free boat-only event.

The Marc Collins Band and Two 3 Ways will kick off the entertainment at noon. Charleston-based recording artists The Blue Dogs headline the event, playing until about 5 p.m.

The 2012 AquaPalooza event is sponsored by Lake Wylie Marina and Creative Solutions.

King of Lake continues Saturday

The next King of the Lake event is set for Saturday, July 14, followed by a tournament Oct. 6 and the championship Oct. 20. Launch and weigh-in are held at Buster Boyd Access Area.

The series is designed to test local anglers at different seasons and times of day, determining an overall top angler for the lake in 2012. The events are sponsored by Lake Wylie Bait & Tackle.

For more information, visit

Marine commission to meet July 23

Lake Wylie Marine Commission meets at 7 p.m. July 23 at CMC-Steele Creek Healthcare Pavilion, 13640 Steelecroft Pkwy. Meetings are open to the public. Visit for more information.

Boaters can listen

to the music

Lake Wylie Water Music shorefront concerts will be held 5-7 p.m. Aug. 12 at the mouth of Mill Creek, on the River Oaks Road side. Concerts are accessible by boat only. For more information, visit