- The list below includes 105 free or cheap things to do in or near Garner, North Carolina, including 62 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Go Karts and Breweries.
- From Garner Veteran's Memorial at Lake Benson Park to White Deer Park/Garner Parks & Recreation, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Garner and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest and Apex.
The historic Wayne County Museum is an educational museum that has the goal of preserving, collecting, and sharing the artifacts that detail the history Wayne County. The museum offers free admission to the public.
Located in Goldsboro, North Carolina, Stoney Creek Park features a butterfly garden, natural play area, walking trail, picnic tables and 18-hole disc golf course. Picnic shelters and sports equipment for horseshoes and volleyball are available for rent at the site.
Part of the AMF family of bowling facilities, AMF Boulevard Lanes is located in Goldsboro, North Carolina. The bowling site is home to league play of all ages as well as $2 Tuesday where shoe rental and games are listed at $2 each.