- TripBuzz found 31 things to do with kids in or near Pinehurst, North Carolina, including 21 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Southern Pines, Rockingham and Sanford.
- From Camelot Playground to Pinehurst Harness Track, the Pinehurst area offers 46 different types of family activities, including: Golf, Playgrounds, Movie Theaters and Specialty Museums.
- Sometimes referred to as the home of golf in America, Pinehurst offers numerous courses for fun and outdoor enjoyment. Tourists and residents of Pinehurst can also enjoy several other attractions and activities such as bicycling, kayaking, shopping and dining, along with visits to an historical museum, botanical garden and arboretum.
The 300-stall Pinehurst Harness Track is a huge equestrian racing facility in Pinehurst, North Carolina. It features two tracks, on-site veterinary services, a blacksmith, a fine restaurant and other appealing amenities. The track also hosts many regional harness races and may be rented for private events.
Although Donald Ross built over 400 golf courses, Pinehurst Course Number 2 is the course where he made his home. This course has served as the golf course to more single golf championships than any course in America.
The Sandhills Cinemas Movie Hotline provides information about features and showtimes for Sandhills Cinemas movie theaters. The local Southern Pines theater is the Frank Theatres Sandhills Stadium 10, a ten theater movie multiplex.
The Sandhill Horticultural Gardens feature a delightful assortment of botanical displays, including impressive formal gardens, lush lawns and soaring trees. Admission is free. Tours are available for groups of 10 of more and must be scheduled via telephone two weeks prior to the tour date.
The local history museum of Pinehurst, North Carolina is called the Tufts Archives. It contains a wealth of information regarding the history of Pinehurst and surrounding areas. The Tufts Archives relies on donations and does not charge an admission fee.
Pinehurst's National Golf Club is a celebrated and historic institution featuring a championship course endorsed by the legendary Jack Nicklaus. The Club also includes a fine restaurant, beautiful lakeside property and the fragrance of blooming magnolias.
Pinehurst, North Carolina is home to the Foxfire Golf & Country Club, a luxurious resort with 36 championship holes. There are two complete courses, plus putting and driving facilities and a pro shop. The Foxfire Golf & Country Club also has a spacious lodge and a fine restaurant.