- TripBuzz found 57 things to do with kids in or near Central Point, Oregon, including 48 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ashland, Medford, Grants Pass and Jacksonville.
- From Rogue Jet Boat Adventures to Rogue Valley Family Fun Center, the Central Point area offers 31 different types of family activities, including: Farms & Ranches, Ziplines, Family Fun Center and Specialty Museums.
- Central Point is situated along the south portion of Oregon near the California border. The moderately sized town is in a rural setting with a number of recreational outdoor spaces and a number of mineral collection sites in the nearby mountains. The annual summertime county fair is held in Central Point as well.
The largest park in Ashland, Lithia Park comprises of miles of forest-covered canyonland surrounding the Ashland Creek with multiple hiking trails, picnic areas, tennis courts and a bandsheel which hosts live music events.
Designed with a stadium-like seating arrangement, the Angus Bowmer Theatre is a historic performance venue that showcases a number of performances. All 600 seats in the theater are within 55 feet of the stage to provide viewers an exciting experience.
Originally built in 1959, the Allen Elizabethan Theater is the centerpiece facility for the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Privately funded and maintained by theater groups, Shakespearean productions are offered in this auditorium on a rotating basis all year long.
Featuring full stadium seating, the Varsity Theatre is a movie theater that shows a large amount of indie/foreign films in addition to Hollywood blockbusters. Amenities at the theater include free refills on large popcorn and hearing impaired listening devices.
Opened in 2002, the Thomas Theatre is a performing arts venue that can accommodate up to 360 individuals. The theater is host to a number of performances throughout the acting season, ranging from locally directed to classic plays.
The Ashland Library hosts Mother Goose Storytime, LEGO Party, Toddler Storytime, and Family Storytime events. Avid readers can also take out both print and electronic books or study the Hanover County Confederate Monument Documents digital collection.
Pierce Riffle County Park is owned and managed by the local community, and provides some shorter nature trails and a small picnic area. The park also offers a boat ramp and access point for the Rogue River here.