We Miss Our Guests!! At this time, VISIT Cleveland County Visitor Services at the Chamber is closed to the public.  Staff is available and happy to offer information by phone or email Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm. 704-484-4804 |[email protected]

During this unprecedented time, we want to ensure the best outcomes for those who offer wonderful experiences to all who visit from around the world while we prepare to safely welcome you for a visit when the time is right!  In the meantime, be well and show a little extra love to those you know in the tourism industry.  I am sure you will make someone smile! 

Cleveland County Tourism is strongly urging residents and visitors to take precautions relating to the coronavirus (COVID-19), including social distancing, waiting at least 6 feet apart and washing your hands.

NC Governor Roy Cooper issued a Safer at Home (Phase 2) executive order effective 5 pm Friday, May 22nd  through at least Friday, June 26 unless changed or canceled.  All entities that are allowed to operate must adhere to all operations restrictions and requirements for the health of the public and staff.  This posting will be updated when new information is available.

Below are Phase 2  Operating Rules.  Please check with businesses, attractions and event organizers for the most up-to-date information regarding each businesses closures, adjusted hours or services and canceled or postponed events and festivals. 

  • RESTAURANTS are allowed to provide take-out and delivery orders, and dine-in with 50% capacity.
  • WINERIES are open and offer beautiful wide-open outdoor spaces for safely enjoying locally crafted beverages!
  • RETAIL may open at 50% capacity.
  • HOTELS are open.
  • OPEN with restrictions: Barbers, salons and personal-care businesses, large venues, arenas and stadiums, pools.
  • CLOSED: Bars, Museums, Theaters, Indoor Music Venues, Gym and Fitness Studios, Playgrounds.


For more information on coronavirus:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 Situation Summary webpage

NC Department of Health and Human Services COVID 19 Resources and Information webpage


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