Top 10 Charlotte Experiences

From a popular landmark or attraction to a must-visit restaurant or bar, uncover Charlotte's ultimate top 10 experiences.

Updated: March 26, 2004

The Top 10

Ranch House Restaurant

5614 Wilkinson Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208

Feast on fiery shrimp "cocktale" and a juicy steak while basking in this Charlotte institution's old-school ambience.

Bank Of America Stadium

S Graham St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Spend an autumn afternoon with the rest of Charlotte and root for the 2003 NFC Championship Carolina Panthers.

Price's Chicken Coop

1614 Camden Rd, Charlotte, NC 28203

Pick up a box of the best fried chicken in the Carolinas and head to Latta Park for a picnic lunch.

Double Door Inn

218 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28204

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

Metrolina Expo Trade Ctr

7100 Statesville Rd# 17, Charlotte, NC 28269

Hunt for treasure at the biannual Antiques Extravaganza, the biggest antique show in the South.

Discovery Place & Charlotte

301 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

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.

Charlotte Motor Speedway Llc

5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC 28027

Forget the luxury box: Snag a pit pass and watch your favorite racing team work its NASCAR magic.