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The City

Kannapolis (ka-NA-po-lis) was founded in 1887 as a company town around the Cannon Mills textile headquarters. Before the turn of the 20th century and the marketing of ready-made clothes, Cannon cloth was a staple in Southern homes. Situated along tree-lined brick streets, Cannon Village reflects the architectural style of the early 20th century. Shops within the village sell antiques, furniture and other specialty items. A 9-foot bronze statue of native son Dale Earnhardt stands in the village plaza.

West Avenue offers bargain hunters a wide variety of factory outlet stores representing major manufacturers.
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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
2491 Wonder Dr. Kannapolis, NC 28083
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Comfort Inn & Suites
3033 Cloverleaf Pkwy. Kannapolis, NC 28083
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