- The list below includes 26 free or cheap things to do in or near Avon, North Carolina, including 37 different types of inexpensive activities like Arts & Crafts Classes, Art Gallery, Piers & Boardwalks and Fishing.
- From Avon Pier to Studio 12, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Avon and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Frisco, Buxton, Rodanthe and Ocracoke.
Housed in Avon, Kinnakeet Clay Works is a studio and showroom featuring decorative pottery by artisan Antoinette Gaskins Mattingly. Along with observing the artist at work, visitors to this gallery can also make purchases.
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46860 NC Highway 12, Buxton, NC 27920 MoreLess Info
Kids and adults love Uncle Eddy's Frozen Custard & 18-Hole Mini Golf in Buxton, North Carolina. This popular spot features a whimsical mini golf course and a huge menu of frozen treats that help players cool off after a hot game.
One of three lighthouses found in the national park of the National Seashore, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse is open seasonally (late April through Columbus Day) for visitors to enjoy and climb. Rising 257 steps from the ground to the balcony, narrow stairs have tight space for two-way traffic and equates to climbing…
Buxton Woods Coastal Reserve is 1007 acre nature preserve with a diverse collection of fauna and flora. There are over 360 species of birds including peregrine falcons and bald eagles and mammals like grey foxes and river otters.
Featuring local artists, Indian Town Gallery & Gifts displays pottery, paintings, jewelry, and more in its gallery. It also hosts events where guests can meet the artists behind the artwork and take special crafting classes.