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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Rafting
“Recreation grounds with whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking, rappelling, rock climbing & more.”
  • 149 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Located in Uptown Charlotte, EPICENTRE is the Southeast’s hub for dining, entertainment, recreation, nightlife and hospitality. ”
  • 135 locals recommend
Football Stadium
“74,000-seat football stadium, home of the NFL's Carolina Panthers & host of college teams.”
  • 82 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Seasonal, family-friendly amusement park featuring towering roller coasters, waterslides & more.”
  • 82 locals recommend
Museum
“Shrine to stock-car drivers past & present plus a museum with interactive exhibits & a theater.”
  • 75 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“work up an appetitive shopping in all the high end stores of SP Mall then choose amongst several great eateries including Cheesecake Factory, Legion Brewery, Del Frisco’s, Cowfish, Bravo’s and many more!”
  • 66 locals recommend
Park
“It’s absolutely beautiful and big enough to spend your entire afternoon at. ”
  • 85 locals recommend
Art Museum
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“The Mint Museum Uptown houses outstanding collections of American, contemporary, and European art. The five-story, 145,000-square-foot facility combines inspiring architecture with groundbreaking exhibitions to provide visitors with unparalleled educational and cultural experiences.”
  • 56 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A proper French cafe with various pastries. Perfect spot for doing work or reading a book.”
  • 91 locals recommend
Science Museum
“"Hands-on interactive exhibits, thrilling activities and experiments, and a IMAX Dome Theatre" Tickets are about $40 so a bit on the expensive side for some. Most visitors say its worth it.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great cocktails. Tapas. Electronic dance funky music vibe. Local place with a cool view of uptown. ”
  • 80 locals recommend
Basketball Stadium
“Concert venue & home of the NBA's Bobcats & the AHL's Checkers, with art exhibits & food galleries.”
  • 69 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Looking for a deal? Check out the Charlotte Premium Outlets located just off I-485 & I-77.”
  • 32 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“State of the art theater with wonderful plays and musicals in beautiful uptown Charlotte.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“A locally known place. Crab dip and margaritas are good. Fish isn’t always the most fresh and I would call it mediocre at best. Everyone always asks about it, that is my two cents ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Yoga Studio
“great placefor late night hanging, and an eclectic atmosphere for the creative in you.”
  • 49 locals recommend