- 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
The Sourwood Gallery is a co-op art gallery featuring artwork by several local artists. The gallery showcases various exhibits containing paintings, pottery, sculpture, jewelry, wood turnings, photography, and stained glass.
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225 West State Street, Black Mountain, NC MoreLess Info
Encouraging and fostering a passion for culture and the arts, Black Mountain Center for the Arts offers numerous classes and workshops for students of all ages. Special events such as concerts and other performances are also held at this venue.
Originally opened in 1989, the Swannanoa Valley Museum preserves and displays the history of Buncombe County. Along with the museum building itself, there are several hiking pathways and trails that lead guests to historic sites in the area.
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310 W State Street, Black Mountain, NC MoreLess Info
The Red House Studios & Art Gallery are composed of seven separate working studios for artists, as well as the Mary McMurray Gallery, which displays the works of primarily local and regional artists.
Imagine That! Creations showcases the work of artist John Wayne Jackson. Jackson works with found objects, notably leaves, and uses his own proprietary sculpting medium to create what he calls contemporary fossils.
134 Court Street, Statesville, NC 28677 MoreLess Info
The goal of Iredell Museums is to educate and inspire people of all ages. Visitors are invited to browse a variety of interesting collections containing original artwork and historical pieces.
Rejuvenate and refresh at Solstice Salon & Spa in Black Mountain, North Carolina. This full-service spa caters to singles and couples. Its most popular services are massages, anti-aging facials, nail services and body wraps.