Top Ten Things to Do in Matthews NC on Labor Day Weekend
By Carol Fox, Helping You Discover Charlotte's Best Small Towns
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Matthews North Carolina hosts the top Labor Day festival and parade in the southeastern US every year. Over 175,000 people are expected on the streets of downtown Matthews this year for the Matthews Alive! festival. Here are the top ten things to do in Matthews NC over Labor Day Weekend... Visit the Classic Auto and Motorcycle Show on the Village Green in front of the Matthews Town Hall. Visit the historic train depot and restored caboose on the Matthews Village Green. Listen to some music at the bandshell in Stumptown Park. Go for a wild ride at the carnival. Eat some funky food at the street fair. Visit the arts and crafts booths. Vote for your favorite quilt. Take a train ride. See a real train roll through downtown Matthews. And the TOP thing to do on Labor Day Weekend...