Category: Shelby Attractions

Travel Back In Time And Head To The Fossil Fair

Fossil Fair
Over the years, the Fossil Fair has become one of the most popular events at the Schiele Museum of Natural History. Hundreds of people travel to the museum to explore fossils, minerals, rocks, and more, and it’s a fun learning experience for all ages. This year’s Fossil Fair will be... [read more]

Experience A Thrilling Real-Life Escape At Uptown Escapes

Uptown Escapes
If you love searching for clues and solving puzzles, you need to try Uptown Escapes. Uptown Escapes has two main escape rooms, plus second chance games for those who didn’t make it out in time before. Of course, you won’t need a second chance if you follow some tips to... [read more]

Discover The History Of ‘Scruggs Style’ At The Earl Scruggs Center

If you love banjo music, you are probably pretty familiar with the “Scruggs style.” This three-finger style is the most popular way to play the banjo to this day, and musicians have Earl Scruggs to thank for it. Learn all about the “Scruggs style” and so much more by visiting... [read more]

Have Some Fun Today At The Challenger 3 Fun Zone

Challenger 3 Fun Zone
If you went to the Challenger 3 Fun Zone before 2015, you might not have been very impressed. Much of the park had shut down, so all you could do was play miniature golf. Some new owners changed that, though. The park became fully operational in 2015, and it hasn’t... [read more]

Be Ready To Shop At Handmade For The Holidays Gift Gallery

Handmade for the Holidays Gift Gallery
Do you have some hard-to-buy-for people on your holiday list? You can find the perfect item at Handmade for the Holidays Gift Gallery at the Cleveland County Arts Council. This event has tons of handmade gifts that are perfect for the people on your list. Stop by Mondays through Thursdays... [read more]

Take A Family Trip To The Kings Mountain Historical Museum

Kings Mountain Historical Museum
Do you want to learn a little local history? A trip to the Kings Mountain Historical Museum is in order. This museum is housed inside a former post office that operated from the 1940s to 1986. When you walk inside, you will find various exhibits, and since they change on... [read more]

Enjoy Cooler Weather At Crowders Mountain State Park

Crowders Mountain State Park
Fresh air. Challenging hikes. Gorgeous views. You’ll get all this and more at Crowders Mountain State Park. This nearby state park is one of the area’s greatest treasures, and it’s seen a resurgence as of late. In fact, the number of visitors increased more than 100 percent from 2012 to... [read more]

Explore Uptown Indigo

Uptown Indigo
A new event venue has come to Shelby, and it’s already hit. It’s Uptown Indigo, and it’s on the second and third floors of the historic Campbell Building on Lafayette Street. The new owners kept the original tin ceilings and even used wood from the original building to craft a... [read more]

Visit These Haunted Houses Near Shelby

Haunted Houses
What’s Halloween without some thrills and chills? Get into the Halloween spirit by visiting some haunted houses near Shelby. These are the scariest haunts around, so get ready to scream. You’ve been warned. Now, you have to enter at your own risk. Booger Jim’s Hollow When you visit Booger Jim’s Hollow in... [read more]