9900 Matthews Park Drive
Matthews, NC 28105
Phone: (704) 841-1660
Fax: (704) 845-8004
Gather up your family or head out with your gang for a movie to this theater, a part of the reputed Cinemark chain. With movies for all showing on ten screens, this cinema lets you watch them in comfort. Wheelchair access and listening devices make a visit here even more convenient. Grab a hot tub of popcorn and watch the magic unfold on a screen before you. Call or check the website for schedules and other information.
Gather up your family or head out with your gang for a movie at the Crownpoint Stadium 12, a part of the reputed Regal Entertainment Group. With movies for all shown on twelve screens, this cinema lets you watch them in comfort. Grab a hot tub of popcorn and watch the magic unfold on a screen before you. Call or check the website for schedules and other information.
Charlotte Christian Stadium is the athletic field of Charlotte Christian School, a religious college preparatory school for kindergarten through high school students. The school's team, the Knights, perform here. The United Soccer Leagues' men's professional soccer team the Charlotte Eagles and the women's professional soccer team the Charlotte Lady Eagles call this field home as well.
Regal Arboretum Stadium 12 welcomes movie lovers to unlimited entertainment. Hollywood's latest arrivals play on the 12 large screens of this venue. Book tickets online if you want to avoid long queues at the booth. Call for filming schedules and other details.
Tucked away in the midst of trees, the Strange House in indeed a mystery. A private residence which also happens to be a place of karaoke nights and live gigs. Equipped with a good system, it at a safe distance from neighboring houses, so that all the loud music will not disturb any. Some of the previous line ups are Alexis Gideon and Lord Scrummage.
Ovens Auditorium opened in 1955 and has hosted a wide range of top events, from Broadway shows to speaking tours to concerts by Bruce Springsteen and Bob Hope. The theater has a seating capacity of nearly 2,500 and has had recent renovations to the auditorium, lobby, and exterior grounds. It is considered to be one of the top landmarks in the city, as its rose gardens and impressive fountains draw concert-goers and tourists alike. Make sure to visit the website for upcoming events. So stop by to check out the sights and maybe you will end up catching one of your favorite performers.
This arena, which opened in 1955, is located in the East Charlotte area. Previously known as Cricket Arena and Independence Arena, the stadium hosts music concerts, magic shows and sport events, and seats 10,500 spectators. An in-house restaurant ensures that you enjoy yourself without feeling low on energy. Parking is available on-site. There is a banquet room accommodating up to 125 people. For further information, check the website or call for details.
Enjoy a glass of wine and the company of friends while expressing your artistic side. You can bring food and drinks while an experienced instructor helps you create your own masterpiece to take home. You can find a theme to fit your taste, such as paint your pet, Van Gogh, or spring time. The studio will provide everything you need to paint, including a blank canvas, apron, and brushes. All you need to focus on is having fun!
The Park Expo & Conference Center is a popular event and conference space. The Park boasts great shows that are organized in the colossal space for exhibitions and meeting rooms here. The Park holds city's best regional, national and international trade fairs as well.
Dana Auditorium holds musical shows put up by popular artistes who are brought to perform at Dana by a fund-raising organization, called the Friends of Music. Beethoven fans can let themselves savor every note as an audio treat here, for Beethoven, Mozart, Prokofiev and Dohnanyi are some of the usual music that is played in the auditorium. Opera lovers can enjoy an emotional music-full of opera performed during spring time. Dana paves a great way to relish good music at low price.
If you are bored with run-of-the-mill Hollywood potboilers, head over to the Regal Manor Twin. This theater, a part of the reputed Regal Entertainment Group, largely screens diverse films from festivals, foreign productions and arty fare. Enjoy the old world ambiance here while you indulge your celluloid-hungry self. Call or check the website for schedules, ticket information and more.
Bowling at George Pappas is always a fun thing to do in South Charlotte. Opened by PGA professional, George Pappas in 1958, the place offers bowling facilities, video games, a shop and a restaurant. Socials, birthday parties, league games, and more happen here. In fact, the league games are a huge affair here. On the food front, find barbecues, burgers, onion rings, wine and beers. Visitors can also opt for "Lunch and Bowl" on weekdays.