- The list below includes 30 free or cheap things to do in or near Southern Pines, North Carolina, including 44 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Dog Park, Parks and Playgrounds.
- From Reservoir Park to Martin Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Southern Pines and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Pinehurst, Sanford and Fayetteville.
A children's museum, Exploration Station provides 12 interactive exhibits designed to educate and engage children. The museum's exhibits include the Story Book Castle, a general store, a farmhouse, a pirate ship, a hospital and a fire station.
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Jordan Lake State Recreation Area features 14,000 acres of water and activities for people of all ages. Visitors can enjoy hiking, windsurfing, wildlife and bird watching, boating, camping, and more.
Featuring over 4,000 square-feet of display area, Ashley's Art Gallery showcases a wide variety of different artwork from all different artists and time periods. Visitors can view the art being displayed as well as purchase paintings and pottery.
The rail-trail of the American Tobacco Trail is ideal for people of all ages. It features cultural history and environmental programs, as well as trails for dog walkers, runners, hikers, bikers, and horseback riders.
Fuque-Varina's Aviator Brewery produces 16 beers. It also manufactures Crazy Sauce, an award-winning hot sauce sold by the bottle and served at the brewery's two restaurants. Aviator Brewery frequently participates in regional beer brewery contests and is usually recognized as being among the top three competit…
The Badin Road Drive In is a fully digital drive-in theater featuring new releases with an oldschool flair. It has been newly outfitted with wi-fi and on-site facilities, and provides easy access to family entertainment.