Get Lost This October and Pick a Pumpkin at Shelby Corn Maze

Shelby Corn Maze
Do you want to enjoy a day full of family fun? You can get just that at the Shelby Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch. This is a favorite for locals, so if you’ve never been, add it to your list. You’ll bump into other Shelby residents who are out for... [read more]

Head to the Tweetsie Railroad for a Ghost Train Adventure

Ghost train
Tweetsie Railroad Park presents Ghost Train, a spooky and magical experience that’s perfect for the Halloween season. This event will be available October 6­–7, 13–14, 20–21, and 27–28. With so many weekends on the schedule, you can rest assured that you’ll make it to the park sometime this season. There’s going... [read more]

Check Out These October Events

October Car Show
The air’s getting a little cooler in Shelby, making it a great time to enjoy some outdoor events. This October, you can attend the Neal Senior Center 4th Annual Car Show and Flea Market and the 8th Annual Rhythm and Roots Run. Both are going to be a great time,... [read more]

Uptown Shelby Goes Farm-to-Table

Farm-to-Table in Uptown Shelby
Fresh ingredients make food taste better, and you can enjoy a meal full of those ingredients at the Seeds to Silverware dinner on Saturday, September 30. The Uptown Shelby Association collaborated with local farmers, chefs, brewers, artists, and photographers for this farm-to-table event. Enjoy an evening full of delicious food,... [read more]

Reptile Day at Schiele Museum of Natural History & Planetarium

Schiele Museum Reptile Day
For a reason unbeknownst to grown-ups, many children are enamored of creepy, crawly creatures. This September, let them live out their fascination in the safety of the Schiele Museum of Natural History. Reptile and Amphibian Day at Schiele The Schiele Museum of Natural History in Gastonia, North Carolina recognizes how intriguing the... [read more]

Get Moving at the Broad River Trail Run 5k & 10k

Broad River Trail Run
Do you love running? If so, you will absolutely love the Annual Broad River Trail Run. The run takes place on September 16 and includes a 5k and a 10k, so you can choose the one that fits your fitness level. During the run, you’ll go along scenic trails at... [read more]

Don’t Miss the Kings Mountain Historical Museum Annual Fundraiser

Kings Mountain Historical Museum Fundraiser
When is the last time you had a 1-in-300 chance of taking home $10,000? Never? It’s time to change that. You’ll have the chance to take home some big bucks and have fun in the process at the Kings Mountain Historical Museum Annual Fundraiser. This fundraiser is officially called the... [read more]

Attend One Of The Paint n’ Sips Events Near Charlotte, NC

Nothing goes together better than peanut butter and jelly, hammer and a nail, and wine and painting. That's right painting while drinking. An excellent and unique experience is not too far away. If you've never heard of this before, you have many options. Painting with a Twist Bring your favorite foods, drinks,... [read more]

Hop Over To Charlotte This Weekend

Fountain in Charlotte, NC
Charlotte, NC is less than an hour away from Shelby, making it a great choice for a day trip. Step out of Shelby this weekend, and visit a city filled with attractions, adventures, and Instagram-worthy modern architecture. Charlotte Segway Tours You've seen them: The schools of forward-leaning tourists whizzing by on motorized podiums.... [read more]

Top Interesting Facts About Shelby, North Carolina!

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Shelby, North Carolina is a small city located between Charlotte and Asheville. Despite being in a relatively quiet and isolated part of the state, the small town has lots of interesting history and facts that you may not have known. Below are a few interesting facts and highlights in and... [read more]