Events

In addition to many live music events you will also find sports events, festivals including the annual Liver Mush Festival: Mush, Music & Mutts, special museum and gallery exhibits, nationally touring musicians in concert, classes with local artisans, community pickin’ circles and more. Check back often as local organizers update this calendar on an ongoing basis. For the most up to date status and details, always check with the event organizer, especially during covid restrictions which may impact events and openings.

Feb 2022

A Symphony for the Road: An Avett Brothers Retrospective Featuring the Photography of Daniel Coston
February 8, 2022 - August 6, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC

May 2022

Cleveland County Artists Competition
May 19, 2022 - June 25, 2022
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cleveland County Arts Council, Shelby NC
Hubby Jenkins feat. The Down Hill Strugglers - Center Stage Concert Series
May 19, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC
Shelby Alive Summer Concert Series
May 19, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bobby Bell Pavilion, Shelby NC
Chubby Checker
May 21, 2022
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Don Gibson Theatre, Shelby NC

Jun 2022

National Trails Day - South Mountains State Park
June 4, 2022
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
South Mountains State Park, Connelly Springs NC
Garden & Outdoor Living Tour
June 5, 2022
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cleveland County Arts Council, Shelby NC
Center Stage Concert Series: Zoe & Cloyd
June 10, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC
Zoe & Cloyd - Center Stage Concert Series
June 10, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC
Shelby Alive Summer Concert Series
June 16, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bobby Bell Pavilion, Shelby NC
Bound by Faith: The Bibles of Cleveland County
June 21, 2022 - October 22, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kings Mountain Historical Museum, Kings Mountain NC

Jul 2022

Center Stage Concert Series: Wyldwood String Band
July 14, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC
July 14, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC
Shelby Alive Summer Concert Series
July 21, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bobby Bell Pavilion, Shelby NC

Aug 2022

Center Stage Concert Series: Kristin Scott Benson
August 4, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby NC
Kristin Scott Benson - Center Stage Concert Series
August 4, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Earl Scruggs Center, Shelby North Carolina
Shelby Alive Summer Concert Series
August 18, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bobby Bell Pavilion, Shelby NC

Sep 2022

Earl Scruggs Music Festival
September 2, 2022 - September 4, 2022
All Day
Tryon International Equestrian Center, Mill Spring NC
Shelby Hamfest 2022
September 2, 2022 - September 4, 2022
All Day
Cleveland County Fairground, Shelby NC
Shelby Alive Summer Concert Series
September 15, 2022
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bobby Bell Pavilion, Shelby NC

Oct 2022

The Uncharted 10 Mile - 50K- 100K
October 8, 2022
8:00 am
Broad River Greenway, Shelby Cleveland
October 15, 2022
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Uptown Shelby, Shelby NC
Broad River Greenway Equestrian Poker Ride - Bring Your Own Horse
October 22, 2022
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Broad River Greenway – College Farm Trail Head, Shelby North Carolina