Enjoy Mush, Music, and Mutts at the Liver Mush Festival

Liver Mush Festival
It’s almost time… get ready for Mush, Music, and Mutts at the Official State of North Carolina Fall Liver Mush Festival on Oct. 20 & 21 in Uptown Shelby. This is a perfect opportunity to enjoy time with friends and family and get involved in the community. Check out what you should... [read more]

8th Annual Rhythm and Roots Run

Rhythm and Roots Run
Are you ready for the 8th Annual Rhythm and Roots Run on Saturday, Oct. 14? Come on out from 8:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. and get your heart pumping with this race. You can choose between a 5k and a 10k, so no matter what your fitness level is, you... [read more]

Fall Is in the Air – Come Spend the Day at the Shelby Corn Maze

Corn Maze in Shelby
It seemed like summer wasn’t ever going to end, but now, it’s time for fall. That means it’s time for pumpkins and corn mazes, and you’ll find both at the Shelby Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch. This has been a part of the Shelby community since 2001, and it’s as... [read more]

Spend a Day at the Cleveland County Fair

Cleveland County Fair
When Cleveland County held its first fair in 1924, the organizers couldn’t have possibly known how big it would become. They couldn’t have known it would still be going strong more than 90 years later, just as they couldn’t have known that it would attract around 150,000 people each year.... [read more]

Interesting Things to Do in Gaffney, SC

Gaffney, SC
The town of Gaffney, SC has been in the American spotlight recently for its fictional television ties. The Netflix original series, House of Cards, pegs Gaffney as the hometown of series-star Frank Underwood. Though the Underwoods are spun purely from Hollywood imagination, some of the sights and facts about the... [read more]

15th Annual Art of Sound Weekend Concert Series

Art of Sound Concert Series
The 15th Annual Art of Sound Weekend Concert Series is coming up, and that should be music to your ears. This uptown Shelby concert series is free of charge and features local, regional, and national musicians. This is your chance to enjoy the arts without breaking the bank. Learn more about... [read more]

Spend Labor Day Weekend at Shelby Hamfest

Renaldo Cadillac- HamFest
This Labor Day Weekend, the town of Shelby, North Carolina will host its 61st annual hamfest. Join in on the fun and attend this upcoming event September 1–3. What’s A Hamfest? For the uninitiated, the word “hamfest” may conjure thoughts of artisanal cured meat. While that kind of festival may very well exist,... [read more]

Cleveland County’s Roaring 20’s: Gatsby-Style Museum Exhibit

roaring 20's, renaldo cadillac shelby, nc
Thanks to Hollywood, the glamor and glitz of the 1920s have made a comeback. The roaring 20s were brought back into mainstream thinking thanks in part to the 2013 film interpretation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel “The Great Gatsby.” In time with the trend, Kings Mountain Historical Museum has launched its... [read more]

How Much of the Total Solar Eclipse will Shelby, NC See?

Total Solar Eclipse 2017
Unless you were born in this century, the total solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017, may truly be a once-in-a-lifetime experience. While Shelby, NC isn't in the path of the complete eclipse, you'll still be able to see most of the sun disappear behind the moon's shadow. To get... [read more]