- Our list of the best things to do in Matthews, North Carolina, features the top 157 nearby activities — including 58 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Matthews, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 19 things to do within the city of Matthews, NC , followed by 138 popular activities in nearby cities, including Charlotte, Concord, Rock Hill, Huntersville, Belmont, Fort Mill, Monroe, Indian Trail, Cornelius, Gastonia, Lancaster and Davidson
Offering a big-screen experience on a small budget, Cinemark Movies 10 shows already released movies for a smaller ticket price. The theater boasts 10 screens, closed captioning and assistive listening and has 3D capability.
95% 19 votes
131-1B Matthews Station Street, Matthews, NC 28105 MoreLess Info
The wine shop, The Black Chicken Cellar, is a tasting bar that serves wines and a selection of craft beers by the bottle. The wine shop has 4 different types of wine available during the tastings.
Matthews Playhouse offers children's theatre productions for visitors to enjoy, with 12 different shows per year. The location also offers over 36 different summer camps per year for those who wish to improve their skills.
83% 6 votes
1631 Pleasant Plains Road, Matthews, NC 28105 MoreLess Info
The first of its kind in the town of Matthews, the Four Mile Creek Greenway , Matthews is a boardwalk that connects various local neighborhoods. Visitors can use it for scenic walks in a natural surrounding.
With 265 acres amid woods and a lake, the Colonel Francis Beatty Park has something for all outdoor enthusiasts. Amenities include athletic fields and courts, horseshoe pits, multiple shelters, playgrounds, nature trails, and boating areas.
A tasting room that offers a relaxing and friendly atmosphere is Grapes Wine Bar in Matthews. The bar features appetizer pairings to compliment their wine samplings, including wines from around the world from vineyards in Germany, Chile and California.
Home to a collection of original, impressionistic art pieces, the B. Brown Gallery displays works from some of Matthews best local artists. The owner, who is the primary artist, can also turn visitors photos into paintings.
The Matthews Heritage Museum is located in the 1880 Massey-Clark House. As one of the oldest buildings in the area, it features galleries that take visitors back in time, and adults and children can enjoy interactive and educational activities.