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Looking for things to do in Iredell County? The team at Connect Iredell has created this guide as a resource for you to explore. It is important to note that this information is the most current information we had available when completing comprehensive online searches for destinations in Statesville, Mooresville, Troutman, Harmon, Love Valley and Union Grove.

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77 Watersports
571 Stutts Rd
Mooresville , NC 28117

Boat rental service on Lake Norman.

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Carrigan Farms
1261 Oak Ridge Farm Hwy
Mooresville, NC 28115

A 5th generation family-owned farm, Carrigan Farms specializes in growing quality fruits and vegetables, educational school tours and field trips, weddings, swim parties, and other special events.

Open Swim: Swimming in a deep, refreshing natural quarry is the perfect way to cool off in the summer. Located about thirty minutes north of Charlotte, the quarry at Carrigan Farms is an oasis. This year, reservations are required – click the button above to make a reservation now. Dates and times are available through June 6th and additional dates and times will be added weekly.

City of Statesville Leisure Pool
1877 Simonton Rd.
Statesville , NC 28625

Open to the public from May 29 - June 6 (weekends only and Memorial Day); June 7 - August 8 (pool is open 7 days a week); August 9 - September 6 (weekends only and Labor Day).

Hours of Operation:

Two Swim Sessions - Monday-Saturday Early: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Late: 4 - 8 p.m.

Sunday Swim Session - 2 - 6 p.m.

Cliff Hangers Climbing & Fitness Gym
326 Oates Rd.
Mooresville, NC 28117

Cliff Hangers is a new, state-of-the-art indoor climbing facility that brings together the passion of challenging yourself to new heights with a community of friends and supporters along your journey. With everything from speed climbing, introductory classes, yoga studio, fitness area, café, and kid’s climbing area – Cliff Hangers has something for everyone to enjoy.

Davesté Vineyards
155 Lytton Farm Rd.
Troutman, NC 28166

Davesté Vineyards features outdoor live music events, local vendors, and much more throughout the year.

Fort Dobbs Historic Site
438 Fort Dobbs Rd.
Statesville, NC 28625

Situated in the Piedmont region of North Carolina near the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Ft. Dobbs State Historic Site provides a window into the tumultuous period of history known as the French and Indian War (1754-1763) or Seven Years War. As the only state historic site associated with the period, it represents North Carolina's link with a global war for empire that crossed five continents, lasted nearly a decade and sowed the seeds for independence.

Front Row Motorsports
114 Meadow Hill Circle
Mooresville, NC 28117

NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR Truck Series team fielding the Ford Performance Mustang’s and F-150 of Michael McDowell, Anthony Alfredo and Todd Gilliland.

GoPro Motorplex
130 Motorplex Dr
Mooresville, NC 28115

Opened on October 8, 2012 and located in Mooresville, NC, GoPro Motorplex is an outdoor, 0.7-mile, 11-turn karting facility open to the public seven days a week, year-round. GoPro Motorplex is title sponsored by GoPro, the World's Most Versatile Camera. GoPro Motorplex’s fleet of Rental Karts (Ages 16+) reach speeds up to 55 mph, delivering an advanced, exciting and high-adrenaline racing experience for a day of fun with friends, family or coworkers. With a trackside, 2,400 sq. ft. indoor meeting space, GoPro Motorplex can also accommodate group and corporate team building outings. Additionally, the facility hosts some of the largest professional touring karting series races in the country, making GoPro Motorplex the premier source for all things karting at every level of the sport.

Happy Oaks Recreation Park
554 Cranfill Rd
Harmony, NC 28634

Pool located in Harmony, NC.

Iredell County Recreation Center
122 Grannis Ln
Statesville, NC 28677

Iredell County Recreation Center is located near downtown Troutman and offers a Fitness Center with State of the Art Equipment * Gymnasium (Basketball, Volleyball and Pickleball) * Locker Rooms * Indoor Track * Group Exercise * Personal Training * Youth Programs * Adult Programs * Community Programs & Events * Seasonal Pool * and more!

Iredell Museums Downtown Location
134 Court St.
Statesville, NC 28677

The Museum hosts interactive, family-friendly exhibits alongside the permanent display of the Mummy and the STEAM Studio, as well as living history programs at Gregory Creek Homestead. As the Museum grows with the community, we hope to open another gallery space in our current building. The museum also proudly offers Museum Without Walls programming to after-school and library programs throughout our community. These weekly programs focus on STEAM education and increase local children’s exposure to the arts and sciences.

JR Motorsports
349 Cayuga Dr
Mooresville, NC 28117

Now in its 20th year, JR Motorsports is the professional race team co-owned by NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 15-time Most Popular Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr., Kelley Earnhardt Miller and NASCAR Hall of Famer Rick Hendrick. The company is based in Mooresville, North Carolina, and operates out of a 66,000-square-foot facility that serves as the nucleus of Earnhardt Jr.’s racing, marketing and business interests. JR Motorsports tours nationally in the NASCAR Xfinity Series with four full-time entries and is also active regionally with its late model program, upon which the company was founded.

Key to Escape
150 E Sharpe St
Statesville, NC 28677

Nationally and Internationally Ranked As One of The Top 100 Escape Rooms Based on Visitor Reviews! Statesville's Premier Escape Adventure Facility.

Lake Norman Antique Mall
467 E Plaza Dr
Mooresville, NC 28115

Located in rich historical Mooresville North Carolina, Lake Norman Antique Mall is a 27000 square foot with over 200 vendors, antique and collectible one stop shopping experience with diverse offerings to fill everyone’s treasure basket.

Lake Norman Boat Rentals & Sales, Inc.
121 Pinnacle Ln.
Mooresville, NC 28117

As a family owned boat sales and rental company here at Lake Norman, NC, we have enjoyed providing our valued customers with enjoyment on the water for 12 years. We offer a wide variety of boats including; sport boats, fishing boats, pontoon boats with lengths ranging from 10 to 30 feet. We are confident that we have the right boat that will fit your needs.

Lake Norman Jet Ski Rentals
1459 River Hwy
Mooresville , NC 28117

There's no better way to experience Lake Norman than on a pontoon boat or Jet Ski (PWC). Lake Norman Jet Ski Rentals owned and operated by CS Rentals of Lake Norman offers local residents and vacationers the best Rental experience on Lake Norman with our Affordable prices, Superior fleet and Exceptional customer service. Our rental fleet consist of Bennington Pontoons, Chaparral Ski Boats and Yamaha Waverunners. We pride ourselves with the BEST rental fleet on LKN!

Lake Norman State Park
759 State Park Road
Troutman, NC 28166

Lake Norman State Park, on the largest manmade lake in North Carolina, boasts one of the region’s more popular mountain biking network, offering 30.5 miles of single-track trail. Nearby are a 125-yard-long swim beach and bathhouse complex as well as a boat ramp and opportunities for fishing from spots along park trails. A family campground with 32-sites and a group campground are available during warm-weather months, and a community building with kitchen facilities, restrooms and fireplace can be rented for family and group events year-round. Free interpretive programs are complemented by educational exhibits throughout the visitor center and along the child-friendly Dragonfly Trail.

Lake Norman Yacht Club
297 Yacht Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117

Lake Norman Yacht Club is a vibrant 200-plus member sailing club located on Lake Norman near Mooresville, NC. Our 27-acre site surrounds a sheltered cove adjacent to a large expanse of the lake. On the Club grounds we have a 2-story Clubhouse and open-sided Pavilion with a food preparation area, gas grills, bathrooms and shower facilities. The Club has two docks for 30+ keelboats and dry storage for over 300 boats. The Club offers 2 launch ramps, a 2-ton boat hoist and several floating docks with secure boat slips. The spacious grounds and camping facilities can easily accommodate visiting boats, so LNYC is an ideal location for hosting invitational events. Many of the Club's fleets organize one-design regattas each year and several fleets have hosted their North American, National and/or Regional Championships at LNYC. In the past the Club has hosted the prestigious Championship of Champions Regatta, the US Men's and Women's Sailing Championship Regattas and qualifying events for youth and adult US Sailing Championships.

Lazy 5 Ranch
15100 Hwy 150 East
Mooresville, NC 28115

The Lazy 5 Ranch strives to have a constantly changing environment by adding new exhibits as well as increasing the variety of animals seen in the drive through safari areas. The purpose of the Lazy 5 Ranch is to educate in an entertaining way, as well as provide an excellent environment for the reproduction of some of God's most unique creatures.

The Lazy 5 Ranch also seeks to help the recovery of several endangered species including the Grevy Zebra, Scimitar Horned Oryx and Ring-tailed Lemur. Hopefully, with your visit to the Lazy 5 Ranch, you will have learned new things and had lots of fun. Come see us soon! The animals will be waiting!