- 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
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
Golf course architect Mike Stranz took an abandoned sand quarry and transformed it into the Tobacco Road Golf Club. One of many courses in the Pinehurst area, this course nestles fairways in greens among towering, brush-covered hills.