- The list below includes 135 free or cheap things to do in or near Concord, North Carolina, including 71 different types of inexpensive activities like Race Tracks, Movie Theaters, Parks and Aquariums.
- From Cabarrus Park to Dorton Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Concord and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Charlotte, Cornelius, Huntersville and Mooresville.
134 Court Street, Statesville, NC 28677 MoreLess Info
The goal of Iredell Museums is to educate and inspire people of all ages. Visitors are invited to browse a variety of interesting collections containing original artwork and historical pieces.
86% 333 votes
6500 South New Hope Road, Belmont, NC 28012 MoreLess Info
Textile industry giant Daniel Stowe left money for the creation of the Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, along with 400 acres of land. The garden includes a visitor's pavilion, and 18 different gardens including an orchid conservatory.
A 14-screen movie theater, Regal Franklin Square Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, a game room and a concession area with food and drinks.
Seven Oaks Preserve Trail is a 2.8 mile natural surface trail for runners, hikers and bikers. There are benches along the path where visitors can pause to enjoy the scenery including the many swamp chestnut oak trees.
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2600 E Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28056 MoreLess Info
An indoor and outdoor amusement facility, Adventure Landing features a variety of amenities and entertainment options. The facility has go-karts, mini golf, batting cages, and a video game arcade with a variety of games.
89% 132 votes
15222 York Road, Charlotte, NC 28278 MoreLess Info
McDowell Nature Center & Preserve is over 1,107 acres and features 7 miles of walking trails and a 56-site campground. They have playgrounds, picnic areas and opportunities to see over 100 species of birds and other wildlife.
As North Carolina's only link to the French and Indian War, the Fort Dobbs Historic Site aims to preserve and interpret this time period for visitors. Interpretive tours are available daily, and reenactments and demonstrations are frequent.
100% 1 votes
5968 Old US Highway 52, Lexington, NC 27295 MoreLess Info
The Essick Dempsey Gallery features the original works from self-taught watercolor artist Dempsey Essick. Events are featured throughout the year as well as tours and a local shop is available to purchase art.