Activities in Shelby
Memorial Sunken Garden
This former dump site underwent a deserved modification through Rev. Knapp and Stan Young. Subsequently, park workers and well-meaning individuals have improved and sustained the Sunken Garden.
Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center
Head straight to the Dam East Recreation area on Lake Shelbyville to relish an array of comfort-inducing facilities. There you’ll uncover an exhibit hall, grand lobby, aquariums and terrariums, butterfly house and gardens, restrooms, observation settings, an outdoor pavilion, gift shop, and libraries.
After several years without an indoor movie theatre, Shelbyville County now provides a spot for movie enthusiasts. You can find the Roxy in the exact location as the former Roxy in downtown Shelbyville. The spacious theatre displays trendy Hollywood films, including classics and children’s movies. Moreover, the theatre offers some other unique programming. Because Roxy theatre targets all Shelby visitors, tickets are affordable for as minimal as $4 per individual and $6 for a 3D film.
The Roxy theater brandishes a classic-looking theatre spotlighting old fashion fabrics and curtains, neon lighting within the construction.
This long-standing edifice has an interior space of 15000 square feet and a bowled floor that hosts 5000 people since its inception in 1903.
According to the National Registry of Historic Places, its hugeness earned it the title of the largest building in the world. You’ll find the artwork of Robert Rood, Grecian statues gracing the stage of the auditorium. Sightseeing the building means you’ll be standing in the same location as prominent speakers like Billy Sunday and Jennings Bryan. Melodious singers like Dolly Parton, John Philips, Jeannie Kendall, and Sousa Bank have had the privilege of performing in the historic building.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do i need to get tested before I travel?
We recommend travelers get tested 1-3 days before traveling by plane internationally
Shoul I wear mask?
We strongly recommend that everyone wear a mask over their nose and mouth when in public, including on public transportation and in transportation hubs such as airports and stations.
Is Shelby County worth every dollar?
The beauty of travel is that it’s accessible to everyone, in some form. You don’t have to go far to experience a new culture.
What are the activities that i should try once at Shelby?
- Blue Water Park: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Paddle Boarding
- Oak Mountain State Park: Parks, Fishing, Hiking
- Autobahn Indoor Speedway & Events: Party and Event, Team Building Activities, Go-Karts
- Hooligans Family Fun: Arcades, Mini Golf
- Birmingham Botanical Gardens: Event and Venues Spaces
- Moss Rock Festival: Festivals