- TripBuzz discovered 70 different types of activities for couples in the Concord area, including Race Tracks (like Charlotte Motor Speedway), Movie Theaters (like AMC Concord Mills 24), Parks (like Cabarrus Park) and Aquariums (like SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord Aquarium), and much more.
- We discovered a total of 142 date ideas in or near Concord, North Carolina, including 124 fun or romantic activities in nearby cities within 25 miles like Charlotte, Salisbury, Matthews and Kannapolis.
First opened in 1950 as a children's discovery center, the Museum of York County, has grown to include a large collection of exhibits on Africa and its animals. Visitors can also visit the planetarium, naturalist center, and the local landscape.
Glencairn Gardens is an 11-acre botanical garden with a wide variety of plants. Visitors can use paved walkways to explore the landscaped lawns, see ducks and fish in ponds, and even plant seeds in a public vegetable garden.
Hosting car shows and races, Lancaster Super Speedway has a half mile, high banked, dirt track. Visitors can watch the race from wooden bleachers and get snacks from one of its concession stand vendors.
Featuring digital projection and stadium seating, Cinemark Theater presents first-run feature films in a theater environment. It also has concessions with food and drinks as well as a game room with arcade machines.
Head over to Carmike Cinemas to catch the latest feature films. This theater features a BigD auditorium, where movies are shown with bigger screens and bigger sounds. Discounts are available for children, seniors and matinee showings.
Hickory's Carmike 14 is a movie theater multiplex that shows mostly newly released Hollywood films. The theater features stadium seating, 3D for select films, and digital video and sound, and offers discount matinees.