Charlotte, North Carolina is an exciting destination for every visitor. Whether planning a romantic weekend getaway or a family vacation with the kids, you'll find plenty of things to do when you get here. There is no better place to stay for your trip than Sheraton Charlotte Hotel. Our Uptown hotel places you in the heart of the city, close to all the attractions throughout the Charlotte area.
There's a sport for everyone in Charlotte. The Queen City offers plenty of exciting options for all types of sports and recreation, whether you prefer to take in a game at the Bank of America Stadium or catch a race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Charlotte Motor Speedway
Charlotte Motor Speedway is home to many NASCAR races including the prestigious Coca-Cola 600, Spring All-Star Race, and the Bank of America 500. Enjoy all the things to do in Charlotte before heading up to the Speedway in nearby Concord, just a short drive from our hotel.
Bank of America Stadium
The home of the NFL Carolina Panthers is located in Uptown and a short distance from Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, just over one mile away. Bank of America stadium shows its Carolina Panther pride with an exterior outfitted in the team colors of black, silver and Panthers blue.
BB&T Ballpark is the home stadium to baseball's Charlotte Knights, a Triple-A minor league team that is part of the International League. The recently opened venue has a stunning view of Uptown’s skyline, and is a great thing to do with the kids in Charlotte on a warm summer night.
Cheer on the NBA Hornets, or see your favorite music act in concert in Charlotte's indoor arena. The arena is within easy reach, located less than one mile from the hotel.
Nascar Hall of Fame
Discover all there is to know about NASCAR when you visit Charlotte's own NASCAR Hall of Fame. One of the most popular things to do in Charlotte for visitors of all ages, the Hall of Fame is a 150,000 square foot, state-of-the-art hall of fame, entertainment attraction and museum located just steps from Sheraton Charlotte Hotel.
Art & Culture
Discovery Place Science
Located just one mile away from Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, Discovery Place Science is perfect for families looking to learn about science in a fun and engaging way. Throughout the year, the museum hosts informative programs, interactive exhibits, and explosive experiments that are an especially fun thing to do in Charlotte with kids.
Mint Museum Uptown
Whatever your artistic preference, Charlotte has a wide array of culturally refined institutions that will unlock your creativity including the Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts.
Recreation & Entertainment
Perfect for those seeking adventure, Carowinds offers rides ranging from white water plunges to Fury 325, the world's tallest and fastest giga coaster. Sheraton Charlotte Hotel welcomes guests back after an energizing and exciting day at Carowinds, which is located just a short 20-minute drive from the hotel. Learn More
U.S. National Whitewater Center
If you are looking for something different to do on a weekend visit to Charlotte, you'll want to spend an exciting day at the U.S. National Whitewater Center. Filled with activities for adventure-seekers and outdoor-lovers alike, the center is just a 20-minute drive from Sheraton Charlotte Hotel, on the banks of the Catawba River in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Activities include whitewater rafting and kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, zip lining, rock climbing, mountain biking, and more on the center's 25+ miles of trails. If you are looking to relax, the center takes advantage of its beautiful location by offering outdoor festivals and a concert series throughout the year.
PNC Music Pavillion
See some of the biggest names in music at the PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte. Just a short drive from the hotel, this outdoor amphitheater can seat nearly 20,000 and has hosted a wide variety of artists and genres since 1991.
Shopping & Dining
Charlotte is packed with great shopping, from boutiques to extravagant malls, and creative dining choices for everything from a date night to family fun nights. Sheraton Charlotte Hotel's convenient Uptown location makes it easy to decide between local places within walking distance, via our complimentary shuttle or nearby public transportation, or hopping in the car for a quick trip to our northern suburb of Concord, North Carolina.
Metropolitan at Midtown
For the ideal shopping experience in Charlotte, enjoy Metropolitan - an exciting retail destination located three blocks from Sheraton Charlotte Hotel.
Metropolitan at Midtown includes a variety of restaurants, boutiques, hair salons, the New Dominion Bank and major retailers such as Target, West Elm, Marshalls, Best Buy and Staples.
Discover the excitement of Charlotte's premier entertainment complex, EpiCentre.
Charlotte EpiCentre is a lively venue with plenty of things to do forthe whole family. You'll find activities for all ages including dining, shopping, live music, unique nightlife venues, movies, bowling at Strike City, monthly family friendly events and a Kids Club.