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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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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!

Main St. Antiques & Design Gallery
500 S Main St
Mooresville, NC 28115

Main St. Antiques & Design Gallery is open in Mooresville, in a building that’s a beautifully restored antique itself, an old textile mill. The store is home to hundreds of vendors presenting antiques, vintage goods, arts, clothes, jewelry, accessories and custom upholstery. What makes this location unique is the grandness of the old textile mill, along with sharing the same roof as award winning The Barcelona Burger and Beer Garden and the fabulous Aliño Pizzeria. Just walking around is a unique and gratifying experience.

Make The Xscape
224 Signal Hill Dr
Statesville , NC 28625

Make The Xscape is the home of many exciting escape rooms designed to get your brain working and your blood pumping. Whether you’re looking for a fun afternoon with your family or a bonding offsite with your co-workers, our escape rooms are perfect for the ultimate memorable experience. Book one of our rooms today!

Memory Lane Museum
769 River Hwy
Mooresville, NC 28117

If you cherish automobiles, racing or history, this museum has something for you!! Featuring over 150 cars and exhibits there is something for everyone. It's a classic car museum, nascar museum, muscle car museum, movie museum, toy museum, and history museum all in one!

Mooresville Art Gallery
103 W Center Ave
Mooresville , NC 28115
(704) 663-6661

The art culture is alive and well in our community. With the help of the Town of Mooresville, our members and sponsors, students, teachers, and artists, we are continually striving to meet the highest standards of the visual art experience in our region. The mission of Mooresville Arts is to be an advocate for the artist and to serve as an artistic and cultural resource for the Mooresville and Lake Norman community. As such, we support artists by providing a place for them to display and sell their art in our Gallery and Gift Shop.

Mooresville Dragway
1255 Wilkinson Rd.
Mooresville , NC 28115

Drag racing motorsports venue! 1/8 dragstrip... Fun place to bring the family and watch a lot of good racing and events!

Mooresville Museum
132 E. Center Ave
Mooresville, NC 28115

The Mooresville Museum serves as the primary resource by illuminating our past,interpreting the present and envisioning the future. The Mooresville Museum, a non-profit organization, is dedicated to the preservation of regional heritage through: •Collecting, preserving and exhibiting artifacts •Providing educational programming •Promoting an appreciation and understanding of our history •Encouraging active participation from the community

Moto 40 MX Park
217 Purebred Dr
Statesville, NC 28677

MOTO40 MX Park is committed to being one of the PREMIERE riding facilities in the Carolinas. We are a family friendly riding destination. Our tracks were built so that fun can be had by all!

NC Auto Racing Walk of Fame
215 N Main St
Mooresville, NC 28115

Walk among the legends at The NC Auto Racing Walk of Fame! Sidewalk markers honor many of racing’s legends and greats, including Richard Petty, Dale Earnhardt, Junior Johnson, and more.

North Carolina Auto Racing Hall of Fame
119 Knob Hill Rd
Mooresville, NC 28117

Located in Mooresville, NC – aka “Race City USA” – only 20 miles north of Charlotte, our museum, art gallery, visitor center and gift shop showcases the history, growth and evolution of the motorsports industry in NC. Die-hard race fans and novices alike can appreciate the authentic stock cars and drag racers, while learning about the fascinating stories behind them, and the drivers who made them famous! Displays and memorabilia include historic racing moments from racing and NASCAR legends, from both past and present.

Painted Sky Ranch Riding School
590 Mayberry Ln
Mooresville, NC 28115

Painted Sky Ranch of Lake Norman is a horse boarding, leasing, and riding school based in Moorseville, NC. Painted sky is nestled perfectly between the town and country and is fully equipped with trained professionals to serve all of your equestrian needs. The ranch boasts luxury stalls, a 195X125 training arena, 135 acres of trails through the forest and creeks, and even has six pastures to keep your horse happy during their stay. Whether you choose to take a ride on horseback or board your horse, Painted Sky Ranch has just what you're looking for.

Penske Racing
200 Penske Way
Mooresville, NC 28115

Team Penske is one of the most successful teams in the history of professional sports. Cars owned and prepared by Team Penske have produced more than 580 major race wins, over 650 pole positions and 40 Championships across open-wheel, stock car and sports car racing competition. Over the course of its 55-year history, the team has also earned 18 Indianapolis 500 victories, two Daytona 500 Championships, a Formula 1 win, overall victories in the 24 Hours of Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring, along with a win in Australia's legendary Bathurst 1000 race. In 2021, Team Penske will compete in the NTT INDYCAR SERIES, the NASCAR Cup Series and the NASCAR Xfinity Series.

Pla Mor Lanes
2505 Davie Ave
Statesville , NC 28625

Traditional fun for the whole family! Place More Lanes features a high-quality bowling experience, in addition to an arcade and pool table.

Point Blank Range
743 River Hwy
Mooresville, NC 28117
(704) 230-0262

Located in Mooresville, NC, PBR offers a 25 yard indoor shooting range with fully staffed NRA Certified Range Safety Officers (RSO), full digital touch screen controls and state of the art HVAC systems to insure the healthiest environment for all our guests. We offer an expansive retail selection for the shooting enthusiast, as well as a wide selection of rental firearms for our guests to enjoy.

Pomolas Equestrian Center
177 Pear Tree Rd
Troutman, NC 28166

We offer beginner to advanced lessons in both english and western disciplines. Our well-trained school horses are suitable for riders of all skill levels. ​For those looking for a more casual experience, we also offer group horseback riding experiences as well as birthday parties and summer camps!

Resettlers Antique Mall
1635 Salisbury Rd.
Statesville, NC 28677

We have a full service antique store open seven days a week with a qualified staff to sell your consigned items, or even offer you the opportunity to start your own business with a booth or showcase rental.

Ride LKN Wake & Surf School
114 Bowfin Circle
Mooresville, NC 28117

Ride LKN offers premier watersports lessons, private charters, and kids' watersports summer camps on Lake Norman in North Carolina. Specializing in wake sports such as wakesurfing, wakeboarding, and foiling, Ride LKN also offers tubing and cruising to enjoy all that beautiful Lake Norman has to offer. We pride ourselves on providing the ultimate day on the lake through professional and safe instruction, exceptional hospitality, and offering the best boats in the world from our partners at MasterCraft Boat Company!

Saltshaker Marine
1479 River Hwy
Mooresville, NC 28117

Whether you want to fish, picnic or just enjoy a day on the lake, our pontoon rentals are the best way to get around. We have a large selection of pontoons to choose from including five new pontoons ready to book.

Skyuka Stables
141 Idlebrook Rd
Statesville, NC 28677

Saddlebred and Hackney training facility. Exceptional care and training for your young prospect to your seasoned show horse.

Southern Distilling Co.
211 Jennings Rd.
Statesville, NC 28625

From grain milling to spirits barreling & bottling, come participate in Statesville’s distilling legacy and take a 45 minute behind-the-scenes tour and learn all about our whiskey making process. At the end of the tour, come and sit a spell at our bespoke bar for a complimentary tasting of our finished bourbon whiskeys and other tasty products.