- Our list of the best things to do in Southern Pines, North Carolina, features the top 46 nearby activities — including 22 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Southern Pines, NC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 16 things to do within the city of Southern Pines, NC , followed by 30 popular activities in nearby cities, including Pinehurst, Sanford, Fayetteville and Rockingham
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.
86% 202 votes
280 State Park Road, Apex, NC 27502 MoreLess Info
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.
90% 71 votes
1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd., Apex, NC 27502 MoreLess Info
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.
82% 22 votes
840 The Preserve Trail, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 MoreLess Info
Nationally recognized and rated as a top golf course, The Preserve at Jordan Lake is beautifully designed with rolling hills, winding fairways and two-tiered greens. This club is also home to a pro-shop and full-service dining facility.