Beach Bash

Don’t miss it! Big day at the Lake Beach Bash Benefit to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte. Thursday, April 27, 5:30-9pm Port City Club: 18665 Harborside Drive $5 admission donation at the door. A portion of the proceeds of the Luau Buffet ($15 for adults, $10 for 12 and under) will be […]

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Thank you Big Day sponsors!

We are proud to have so many loyal sponsors supporting Big Day At The Lake 12. Presenting: Admiral:            Captain:                 Commander: AlphaGraphics Lake Norman, Law Firm of Bentz & Associates, Charlotte Eye Ear Nose and Throat Association, Dan & Donna Brown, Chris & Robbie Davis, […]

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Become A Boat Host

No alcohol prior to or during the event on July 22, 2017. Provide life vests for your Big Brother(s)/Big Sister(s) and the Little(s) Please, no personal watercraft Travel to The Explorium is by land only. Duke Energy discourages docking for this event. The next formal communication with Boat Hosts will come 7-10 days before the event, […]

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The “Big Day” itself

On July 22, 2017, people will open their boats and hearts for deserving “Littles” and their “Bigs.” The “Boat Hosts” tube and swim with their guests who arrive by car at the chosen meeting place: A marina, public ramp, boat club or a private home. The mornings are full of fun, and Boat Hosts often […]

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Our Partners

We’re proud to be associated with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte. This well-run non-profit is a United Way agency devoted to providing fully vetted and trained mentors for at-risk children throughout Mecklenburg County. Big Day at the Lake connects children from Big Brothers Big Sisters with volunteers from Lake Norman and Mountain Island […]

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Our Team

Big Day at the Lake was founded 12 years ago by Dave Yochum with the help of friends, neighbors and businesses. His vision was to share the lake with children who would not otherwise experience Lake Norman, and, as of three years ago, Mountain Island Lake. It takes a village to run Big Day at […]

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