Things to do in Charlotte
Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne welcomes you to Charlotte's stylish southern sector- whether you're here on business or pleasure. We're light years from all those other run-of-the-mill hotels. Our bold lodging alternative will have you abuzz with energy and will inspire you to explore, discover, and interact with the local Ballantyne area.
Discover plenty of things to do in Charlotte and in Ballantyne. Spend your days full of chic shopping, delectable dining, and country-club comforts. We're just steps from the bustling business center of Ballantyne Corporate Park, but we're also nestled against the grassy greens of the Golf Club at Ballantyne Resort where you can find a-list Charlotte golf packages.
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- Bank of America Stadium
- Billy Graham Library
- Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
- Cane Creek Park
- Carolinas Medical Center
- Carowinds Theme Park and Water Park
- Charlotte Douglas International Airport
- Charlotte Premium Outlets
- Charlotte Visitors Center Downtown
- Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
- Discovery Place Charlotte
- James K. Polk Memorial State Historic Site
- Lowes Motor Speedway
- McDowell Nature Center and Preserve
- Mint Museum of Art
- NoDa Brewing Company
- Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
- Queens University of Charlotte
- Spectrum Center
- The Spa at Ballantyne
- Triple C Brewing Company
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte
- Victory Lanes (Competition Style Indoor Karting)
- Discovery Place
How To Get Here
BALLANTYNE CORPORATE PARK
Ballantyne Corporate Park is a 535-acre master planned office and first-class business community in a picturesque suburb of Charlotte, North Carolina. The Corporate Park is home to many Fortune 500 and Fortune 700 Headquarters in addition to Premier Healthcare Alliance, Lance Foods, and ESPN Regional Television.
In 2010 The Building Owners and Managers Associated (BOMA) named Ballantyne Corporate Park the International Suburban Office Park of the Year. Regarded as the most prestigious and comprehensive program in the commercial real estate industry, the TOBY award recognizes quality in office buildings and rewards excellence in office building management.
The Park is surrounded by an a-list variety of restaurants, retail, residential and medical offices all making this community one of the most desirable locations to Live, Play, Work and Stay in the greater Charlotte area. Check out all the things to do in Charlotte below.
Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne is just minutes away from tons of things to do in Charlotte. Whether you're looking for excitement at the Carowinds theme park or a relaxing afternoon of checking out all the local breweries, we have something for you. After a busy day of exploring the area, come join us at our W XYZ Charlotte Ballantyne bar, and sip on one of our specialty cocktails. Check out the many local area attractions we're nearby.
Arts & Culture
Billy Graham Library (13.7 miles) – Explore the public museum and library documenting the life and ministry of Christian evangelist Billy Graham.
Mint Museum of Art (19.1 miles) – View the cultural institution that comprises Mint Museum Randolph and Mint Museum Uptown. View the hundreds of collections showcasing art and design from around the globe all at the Mint Museum of Art.
The Spa at Ballantyne (0.1 miles) – Relax at our neighboring Ballantyne Resort and kick back with a relaxing treatment at the spa only steps away.
Carowinds Theme Park and Water Park (9.0 miles) – Stay at our hotel near Carowinds and stay only minutes away from the amusement park. Avoid a long drive back to your hotel room after your fun-filled day when you stay with Aloft.
USNWC (15.0 miles) – U.S. National Whitewater Center has something for everyone. Guests can enjoy whitewater rafting and kayaking, flatwater kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, rock climbing, zip lines, ropes courses, a canopy tour, and mountain biking on our 25+ mile trail system.
Discovery Place (17.0 miles) - Explore this science & technology museum at this family-friendly attraction. Guests can enjoy exhibits, experiments, and IMAX 3D.
Victory Lanes Karting (20.0 miles) – Check out the indoor karting facilities designed for sports and corporate events at Charlotte's Premier conference space and entertainment venue.
Charlotte Motor Speedway (23.0 miles) – Take part in the major Charlotte tradition of visiting the Lowes Motor Speedway for exciting races with the whole family.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden (24.2 miles) – If you’re wondering about things to do in Charllote, take a stroll through the beautiful garden to explore the beauty of Belmont.
Cane Creek Park (23.0 miles) – Visit the Sprawling lakefront park filled with activities including fishing, boating & swimming, plus camping, hiking & horseback riding.
Bank of America Stadium (16.3 mile) - Visit the home of the Carolina Panthers and enjoy a game cheering on your team. There is not a bad seat in the house.
Blumenthal Performing Arts Center (18.0 miles) – Discover the nearby performing arts center to experience a night to remember.
Spectrum Center (18.0 miles) – Previously Time Warner Cable Area. Hop over to the home of the Charlotte Checkers and Charlotte Hornets for an unforgettable time including Charlotte spirit and a great game.
Charlotte Premium Outlets (13.0 miles) – You’re invited to stay at our hotel near Charlotte Premium Outlets and take advantage of our special offers with exclusive savings.
Check out community and university centers only just minutes from the Aloft. The list includes:
- Carolinas Medical Center - 5.0 miles
- Queens University of Charlotte - 12.0 miles
- Charlotte Visitors Center Downtown - 16.9 miles
- Central Piedmont Community College - 17.0 miles
- University of North Carolina at Charlotte - 30.0 miles