- The list below includes 132 free or cheap things to do in or near Cornelius, North Carolina, including 70 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Comedy Clubs, Dog Park and Mini Golf.
- From Visit Lake Norman to Jetton Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Cornelius and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Concord, Charlotte, Huntersville and Mooresville.
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1504 Carolina Place Dr, Ste 101, Fort Mill, SC 29708 MoreLess Info
Baxter's Bunch Playhouse offer a inflatable bounce areas and a variety of other activities including kids fitness classes and art lessons. The playhouse is inspired by the children's book series of the same name.
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310 N Center Street, Hickory, NC MoreLess Info
Harper House/ Hickory History Center is a house museum that interprets both Hickory history and Victorian life in the South during the 19th century. Current exhibits include Elegantly Crafted and an exhibit on the Catawba Springs Resort.
Seasonally open, Downtown Hickory Farmers Market has over 50 vendors and three individual markets where visitors can shop, eat and enjoy live entertainment. Products there include produce, food, meat, cheeses, baked goods, honey and local crafts.
Carolina Theatre has been serving moviegoers since its construction in 1934. It has been restored with modern technology and seating, and aims to provide affordable family outings with $3 tickets and low-priced concessions.
Spend time with nature in all of its glory when you visit Anne Springs Close Greenway. This 2,100-acre preserve features miles of hiking trails, picnic areas, kayaking, mountain biking and the rejuvenation provided by greenery and fresh air.
Walter Elisha Park offers a playground, walking paths and paved bicycle trails, and baseball/softball fields. A fitness course and public restrooms are also available, and several statues are located throughout the park.