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Getting Here

Cherryville is a thriving city located in the northwest corner of Gaston County and on the western edge of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Metropolitan Area.

Things to Do

During your visit don't miss The Cherryville Historical Museum located in the old City Hall Building on Main Street. Around the corner, located in the original gas station where Carolina Freight had its humble beginnings, is the C. Grier Beam Truck Museum. Inside, visitors can explore vintage trucking memorabilia. Within walking distance is J. Ralph Beam, Jr. Heritage Park, containing five original buildings from the early years of Cherryville including City Hall, an old jailhouse, a one-room schoolhouse, a smoke house, and an early warehouse for federally licensed bonded liquor. On North Depot Street kids of all ages can watch model trains in the historic Cherryville Depot Train Museum.

History

Explore all there is to do in

Cherryville

Aaron Moss Park

Located on Park Drive, includes athletic fields, tennis courts, and a picnic area.

Cherryville Farmers Market

Local farmers, artisans and soap makers sell their goods in an open market on Thursday mornings from May through October.

C. Grier Beam Truck Museum

Located in the original gas station where Carolina Freight had its humble beginnings.

Cherryville Historical Museum

Cherryville Historical Museum is housed in the old City Hall Building on Main Street and has three floors of exhibits that follow the history of Cherryville from the early 1800’s to today.

Cherryville Depot Train Museum

In Cherryville visitors can view model trains running at the historic Cherryville Depot Train Museum.

J. Ralph Beam, Jr. Heritage Park

Five original buildings including: city hall, a jailhouse, a schoolhouse, a smoke house and an early warehouse for federally licensed bonded liquor.

SIGNATURE EVENTS

Cherry Blossom Festival

April

Located on Main Street in Downtown Cherryville, the Cherry Blossom Festival is a 2 day community festival with games, inflatables, clowns, puppets, dancers, little Blue Choo, arts, crafts, food, entertainment stage and the Little Miss Cherry Blossom Festival Pageant.

New Year’s Shooters

January

Shooters from all over travel to Cherryville, North Carolina to take part in this very old tradition. Complete with the chant and musket blasts spectators are welcome to watch the shooting which takes place every year on New Year's Day.

UNIQUE DINING

HIKE & BIKE THESE TRAILS

Robert H. Ballard Park

Walking

Easy

Located in Cherryville this park offers a walking track and more.