- TripBuzz found 26 things to do with kids in or near Wilson, North Carolina, including 17 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Goldsboro, Rocky Mount and Sanford.
- From Lake Wilson to Amf Westview Lanes, the Wilson area offers 45 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Bowling, Colleges & Universities and Sports Museums.
- In Eastern North Carolina, Wilson is a diverse community with several museums and art galleries. It also features a lively downtown community with various shops and places to eat. Throughout the year, Wilson enjoys hosting a number of special events including the renowned Whirlgig Festival (promoting both arts and entertainment).
Located at Wilson Mall, Carmike 10 Cinemas offers first-run movies played on digital projectors in ten auditoriums. The theater offers stadium seating and closed captioning as well as concessions offering food and drink.
Dedicated to the history of baseball in North Carolina, the North Carolina Baseball Museum showcases memorabilia of players from the state. Located in historic Fleming Stadium, the museum also offers information on notable players who have played there.
The Carmike 10 is a ten-screen multiplex theater that features first-run movies in a modern setting. The theater has a full snack bar and arcade, and makes individual auditoriums available for groups and private parties as well.
Barton College is a four-year liberal arts college that focuses on providing students with opportunities for leadership development. The college has an athletic program that consists of volleyball, track, baseball, and basketball.
The Oliver Nestus Freeman Round House Museum is a small museum focused on depicting the contributions of African Americans to the development of Wilson. Attractions include the house itself, built by a notable black stone mason, and various historical memorabilia.
Guests will enjoy the exclusive Westridge Swim Club with its pristine facilities. The pools is used exclusively for swim team personal training, group practice, and meets where spectators can come cheer on the team.