- TripBuzz found 150 things to do with kids in or near Huntersville, North Carolina, including 135 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Concord, Charlotte, Mooresville and Kannapolis.
- From Discovery Place KIDS to Bradford Park, the Huntersville area offers 70 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Bowling, Playgrounds and Movie Theaters.
- Located twelve miles north of downtown Charlotte lies the city of Huntersville. The popular suburb is home to the annual Carolina Renaissance Festival, attracting tourists from the surrounding areas throughout the fall. Additional attractions in the area include the Joe Gibbs NASCAR race shop, Lake Norman and various city parks.
Based on the idea that children learn best through play, the Discovery Place KIDS has seven areas featuring what children can do including create, move, grow, be healthy, explore, work and build, and a learning garden, plus a special town center with puppet stage. The museum often has special events.
Bradford Park is a major recreation and sports facility. The park covers 170 acres and features 3 soccer fields, 4 lighted softball fields, a lighted baseball field and disc golf. Bradford Park also offers picnic shelters and a playground.
Strikers Soccer Center is a facility strictly for soccer that contains seven small fields and one large field with turf surfaces for high quality year-round play. They offer several programs for kids and adult leagues too.
80% 10 votes
6201 Sample Road, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
Visitors can take private horseback rides through the interlacing trails of Latta Plantation Equestrian Center. The center houses Shetland ponies, Arabian horses, American Quarter horses, and a variety of other breeds for visitors to ride.
56% 9 votes
11725 Verhoeff Drive, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
An 88,000-square-foot facility, Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics provides cardio and weight training equipment along with group fitness classes. It also offers 50-meter and 25-yard pools, water slides, childcare services, youth programs and a cafe.
25% 4 votes
16317 Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
A bowling alley and indoor entertainment facility, Northcross Lanes At the Lake offers open bowling as well as tournament and league play, and features cosmic bowling in the evenings. The facility also hosts parties.
Originally opened in 1997, the Huntersville Athletic Park is a multipurpose recreation area that features sports fields (including four baseball diamonds) as well as open green space and walking trails.
Mr. Latta built the original 742-acre Latta Plantation as a cotton farmer in the early 1800s. Visitors to the plantation can tour the home along with seeing animals including Morgan horses, mules, Cotswold sheep, Dominique chickens, and Hampshire hogs.
71% 42 votes
16920 Birkdale Cmns Parkway, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
A 16-screen movie theater, Regal Birkdale Stadium 16 & RPX displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers stadium seating, a game room and a concession area with food and drinks.
100% 3 votes
16131 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078 MoreLess Info
The recreational North Mecklenburg Park is a park that features mountain biking trails, two outdoor shelters, four basketball courts, four lighted baseball fields, and a grill. The park spans 98 acres and also has five picnic tables.