- TripBuzz found 30 things to do with kids in or near Shelby, North Carolina, including 18 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gastonia and Gaffney.
- From Kate's Skating Rink to Fun Factory, the Shelby area offers 72 different types of family activities, including: Amusement Parks (All Ages), Family Fun Center, Mini Golf and Movie Theaters.
- Home to the Cleveland County Fair, the city of Shelby is a popular tourist destination in North Carolina's western region. Other events include the annual Foothill's Merry Go Round Festival, The Livermush Expo and many concert series throughout the year. Scenic parks, a golf course, a garden and paved walking trails make up the areas outdoor recreation offerings.
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Interstate 85 near the exit for S.C. Highway 11, Gaffney, SC MoreLess Info
Towering 135-feet, The Peachoid is a water tower that holds one millions gallons of water. The tower is visible for several miles and is located on the part of I-85 that connects North Carolina and Georgia.
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301 College Drive, Gaffney, SC 29340 MoreLess Info
The historical heritage of Cherokee County & the SC Upstate is on display at Cherokee County History & Arts Museum. Impressive quality and quantity of Revolutionary War artifacts. The facility is located on the 1812 mustering ground of the SC Militia. Beautiful Event Venues in the Event Hall and on the Musterin…
A pizza restaurant as well as an indoor amusement facility, the Starplex Gaffney offers a variety of games and other diversions. The complex includes a bowling alley as well as an array of arcade and redemption games.
The Big E Gaffney features a range of entertainment. They offer bowling, laser tag and a fun center that has an arcade, bumper cars, and a playland. The center also has a multi-screen movie theatre that shows first run movies.
Overlooking the 80-acre Rankin Lake, Rankin Lake Park allows access to the lake for fishing and boating. The park also features an 18-hole disc golf course, picnic shelters, a nearly 1.6 mile walking trail and a play area.