Friday, April 25, 2008

Charlotte - Things to See and Do

    Top 7 Sights to See Excerpted from Charlotte City Search
  1. Bank of America Stadium

    S Graham St, Charlotte, NC
    Spend an autumn afternoon with the rest of Charlotte and root for the 2003 NFC Championship Carolina Panthers.

  2. Price's Chicken Coop

    1614 Camden Rd, Charlotte, NC
    Pick up a box of the best fried chicken in the Carolinas and head to Latta Park for a picnic lunch.

  3. Double Door Inn

    218 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC
    Catch a first-rate blues act at this famous Charlotte haunt, winner of the W.C. Handy Award for best blues club.

  4. Lowe's Motor Speedway

    5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC
    Forget the luxury box: Snag a pit pass and watch your favorite racing team work its NASCAR magic.

  5. Discovery Place

    301 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC
    Walk through a giant replica of a human eyeball and watch fascinating electricity demonstrations at one of the best hands-on science museums in the nation.

  6. Metrolina Expo

    7100 Statesville Rd, Charlotte, NC
    Hunt for treasure at the biannual Antiques Extravaganza, the biggest antique show in the South.

  7. Ranch House Steak House Of Charlotte

    5614 Wilkinson Blvd, Charlotte, NC
    Feast on fiery shrimp "cocktale" and a juicy steak while basking in this Charlotte institution's old-school ambiance.

Our Compilation of Things to Do

If you are willing to take a bit of a drive, here are some other great North Carolina attractions:

Additional Suggestions from our Wedding Planner at Head over Heels

There are several vineyards in Albemarle if you wanted an all day activity
Lake Norman Comedy Club:
Queen's Landing (boat ride around Lake Norman):
You can also check out the other museums downtown. The art and design museum has a free event with live jazz music every Thursday night.
Birkdale Village (has free outdoor concerts in the summer):
Dan Nicholas Park:

You can also check out Visit Charlotte for more ideas about our Queen City.

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