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Places of Interest

places.jpgBeaches:
Drive to the beaches in North Carolina or South Carolina

Mountains:
Travel to the Appalachian Mountains

Sports:
Cheer on the Charlotte Bobcats (NBA), the Carolina Panthers (NFL), or the Charlotte Sting (WNBA)

Amusement Parks:
Test your fear of heights or quench your thirst for thrills on record-breaking roller coasters and other rides at Carowinds themed amusement park.

Venues:
Visit Bank of America Stadium, Lowe's Motor Speedway, the Charlotte or Greensboro Coliseums, or Verizon Amphitheater

Historical Places:
Spend some time at Old Salem Village

On the Water:
Enjoy your favorite water sport at Lake Norman or High Rock Lake

Outdoor Acitivites:
Go climbing, hiking, sailing, or skiing

Festivities:
People watch at the Rowan County Fair

Local Treats:
Grab a hot dog at Haps on Main Street

Unique Treasures:
Look for treasures at The Emporium, an artisans' showcase in Salisbury

Transportation History:
Learn about the railroad at Spencer Train Shops

Animals:
See exotic animals at Lazy 5 Ranch on Hwy 150 from Salisbury

Recreation:
Mini-golf, fish, or paddleboat at Dan Nicholas Park

Shopping:
Shop at Concord Mills, the largest mall in North Carolina