- Our list of the best things to do in Kinston, North Carolina, features the top 24 nearby activities — including 6 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Kinston, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Kinston, NC , followed by 13 popular activities in nearby cities, including Goldsboro and Greenville
Joyful Artist Studio & Creative Lab 402 Mitchell Street, Kinston, NC MoreLess Info
Art education studio offers painting and crafting classes in a creative environment for people of all skill levels
89% 45 votes
100 N. Queen Street, Kinston, NC MoreLess Info
Featuring a rebuild of a Confederate Navy boat, Css Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center offers visitors displays of historical artifacts from that time. While touring the center, visitors will learn about the destruction of the ship.
89% 104 votes
311 N. Herritage Street, 127 W North Street, Kinston, NC 28501 MoreLess Info
Started in 2008, Mother Earth Brewing features a full-scale brewery as well as a tap room for sampling beers or hosting events. Free public tours of the brewery are offered Tuesday through Saturday.
A multi-faceted facility for all ages, the Neuseway Nature Park features a health and science museum, planetarium, wildlife exhibits, nature trails, fishing and full-service campground. The center is welcome to groups and is open year-round, six days a week.
A water park featuring attractions suitable for all ages, Lion's Water Adventure features a lazy river, a kiddie lagoon, and three different water slides. The park offers a variety of party packages, as well.
The Fire Station Museum-Caswell No 1 is a firefighter museum that displays a collection of helmets, nozzles, ladders, and fire extinguishers that span a 100-year time period. The museum is open on Saturdays from 10am-5pm.
With the region's history stretching from the Revolutionary War to the Civil War, CSS Neuse & Gov. Caswell Memorial features the remains of a Confederate naval vessel. Visitors can receive a guided tour of the remnants from a staff member.
The mission of the Grainger Hill Performing Arts Cntr is to bring the best performing arts opportunities for the people of Eastern North Carolina. The center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.