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Student Life Off Campus and How to Get There:
Whether you live 5 minutes from The Abbey or half a world away, you will want to know what to do off campus now that you will be a student or parent of the Abbey!
Uptown Charlotte is about 15 minutes away from campus. Learn more about the numerous attractions and opportunities that the Carolinas’ largest city has to offer.
Museums & Attractions
Mira-Via residential maternity services for college-aged students located on the campus of Belmont Abbey College (formerly known as Room at the Inn)
Sports & Entertainment
Blumenthal Performing Arts – Search for symphony, opera, musical and play performances in Charlotte and the surrounding area
About the area
City of Belmont, including event guide
When you visit Belmont Abbey College, take some time to explore the surrounding areas of Belmont and Charlotte, NC! We like to say that we have the ‘Best of All Worlds’ – city life, and small town atmosphere in close proximity to the mountains and the beach.
City of Belmont
Our students enjoy the charm of the local shops on Main Street including Tastebuds Popcorn Shop with over 150 flavors of popcorn, Hip Chicks boutique, and many antique and consignment shops. As a bedroom community of Charlotte, many restaurants have sprouted to call Downtown Belmont their home. To name a few but not all – Johnny B’s Pizza, The String Bean offers organic and locally grown goods, Glenway Pub is a traditional American Fare restaurant, Oldstone Steakhouse is known for their great steaks and al fresca dining on Main Street.
If you have an extended stay with us, please take some time to visit the Daniel P. Stowe Botanical Gardens. It is a beautiful retreat in our small town of Belmont. For more information about seasonal exhibits and events, please click here.
Blumenthal Performing Arts Theater
Carowinds Theme Park
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
US National Whitewater Center