- 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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One Factory Shops Boulevard, Gaffney, SC 29341 MoreLess Info
When shopping for fine leather, luggage, new running shoes, or kitchen appliances, Gaffney Premium Outlets is the place to start. With stores like Nautica, Under Armour, Eddie Bauer Outlet, and New York & Company Outlets there's plenty to do and see.
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.
Striving to provide quality entertainment and education of the arts to the patrons of Gastonia, The Little Theater of Gastonia is a popular cultural touchstone of the town. The theater presents an array of stage plays, musicals and children's productions throughout the year.
League players and casual bowlers can roll for strikes at George Pappas Liberty Lanes. Guests can enjoy open bowl, league play, special nights and events, refreshments at the Spare Time Snackbar, and rent the lanes for private parties.
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201 W Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28052 MoreLess Info
As a performing arts school, Gaston School of the Arts Playhouse offers visitors musicals starring its students. The school also offers adult pottery classes, music lessons, and bluegrass jam sessions.