- Our list of the best things to do in Shelby, North Carolina, features the top 38 nearby activities — including 16 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Shelby, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Shelby, NC , followed by 22 popular activities in nearby cities, including Gastonia and Gaffney
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10620 Bailey Rd, Suite E and F, Cornelius, NC 28031 MoreLess Info
Offering a number of events including musical performances, Ass Clown Brewing Company is a popular gathering spot in the small town of Cornelius. Using local ingredients, their wide array of handcrafted brews are also served and sold at the brewery.
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16131 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
The recreational North Mecklenburg Park is a park that features mountain biking trails, two outdoor shelters, four basketball courts, four lighted baseball fields, and a grill. The park spans 98 acres and also has five picnic tables.
Spartanburg, South Carolina is home to the Walnut Grove Plantation, a historical interpretive center dedicated to regional involvement in slave emancipation and civil rights. Portions of the plantation are also available for weddings and other rentals.
As a Five Start Shooting Range facility, The Range at Lake Norman offers firearms training in 15 electronically monitored shootings bays. Recreational events include shooting competitions, league activities and bowling pin shoots.
Surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, the Beach at Lake Lure & Water Works offers an extensive freshwater beach that is open seven days a week during the summer months. There is also an on-site water fun complex with a water slide and soaking games.
Open for business March through November, Lake Lure Tours takes visitors on a scenic tour of Lake Lure in a covered tour boat. Highlights include filming locations for the movie 'Dirty Dancing' and the historic Lake Lure Inn and Spa.
The Visulite Theatre is a music club that is host to a wide variety of live performances throughout the year. While enjoying the shows, guests also have the opportunity to enjoy drinks from the full bar inside the venue.
Measuring seven acres, Legion Park features a historic marker beside an old spring that once provided water for the town and served as a Revolutionary War encampment site. It offers a baseball field, picnic areas, a playground and walking trails.