- The list below includes 138 free or cheap things to do in or near Davidson, North Carolina, including 70 different types of inexpensive activities like Art Gallery, Parks, Movie Theaters and Dog Park.
- From Bark Park to Fisher Farm, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Davidson and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Concord, Charlotte, Cornelius and Huntersville.
Showcasing pottery and glass work, Falling Rivers Gallery has a gallery featuring local artisans. The gallery hosts jewelry shows where it organizes a market with local vendors producing their wares for purchase.
Bolin's Fishing Lake is a fully stocked carp-fishing lake catering to the avid fisherman featuring lakeside covered fishing for rain, weigh scale and cleaning station. Special prices for early morning fishing and regular contests are available.
Hatley's Skating Rink is a roller skating rink that provides roller skating lessons, public skating sessions, and roller hockey clinics. The facility is available for birthday parties, holiday parties, and corporate events.
Cherry Park features a baseball complex, a playground, picnic areas, tennis courts, and walking/running trails for kids and adults. At the entrance to the complex stands a statue of Mighty Casey, a well-known baseball player in Ernest Thayer's poem.
Regal Manchester Stadium 14 is a 14-theater cinema multiplex that screens first-run movies. It features digital video and sound, reclining seats, and 3D for select films. The theater also offers a variety of matinees and discounts.
A 70-acre sports complex, Manchester Meadows Park features lighted natural and synthetic turf fields as well as a soccer pavilion. The park also offers a children's playground, walking and biking trails, a small lake and picnic areas.