- TripBuzz found 169 things to do with kids in or near Charlotte, North Carolina, including 149 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Concord, Rock Hill, Huntersville and Matthews.
- From BB&T Ballpark to The Bank of America Stadium, the Charlotte area offers 69 different types of family activities, including: Theaters, Sports Stadiums (Professional), Amusement Parks (All Ages) and Movie Theaters.
- Charlotte is located within the southern portion of central North Carolina and is surrounded by multiple lakes and the Catawba River. History from the the Revolutionary War era and the Civil War era can be found in sites throughout the city and its nearby areas. It has also modernized and urbanized quickly to contain multiple sports teams, performing arts centers, and a prominent Renaissance Festival in October and November.
EpiCentre Theaters features a full service restaurant and bar in addition to the standard movie theater food guests would expect. The theater seats for the first run movies are made for comfort, and guests can order food to their seats with the push of a button.
A variety of nature-based fun is made available at the Charlotte Nature Museum. There are exhibits that allow close encounters with wildlife including free-flying butterflies in the Butterfly Pavilion in addition to walking trails and an outdoor play area.
Featuring roller coasters, wave pools, and live entertainment, Carowinds Theme Park is a recreational park for people of all ages. The park has a children's section called 'Planet Snoopy' that has balloon races and a carousel.
The Regal Stonecrest Cinemas 22 is a large multiplex theater featuring first-run movies with full digital projection in all auditoriums. The cinema also has full stadium seating, offers 3D and IMAX films, and has a cafe and snack bar.
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101 South Tryon St., Suite 16, Charlotte, NC 28202 MoreLess Info
Explore Charlotte, North Carolina on a Segway human transporter. Segways are easy to ride and offer smooth, fast travel that is perfect for tour groups. Helmets and other safety gear are included in the tour price.
94% 312 votes
130 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 MoreLess Info
Charlotte's Bluementhal Performing Arts Center is one of the city's cultural anchors. The Center is respected for its musicals, plays, choral concerts and other events. It is the 'home base' for the Carolina Opera, Queen City Theatre, Community School of the Arts and other regional organizations.
88% 1471 votes
400 East Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Charlotte, NC MoreLess Info
Racing fans are on cloud nine when they visit the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina. The facility contains uniforms and vehicles used by legendary drivers, and includes multimedia presentations, photographs, short films and other NASCAR-related objects.
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15222 York Road, Charlotte, NC 28278 MoreLess Info
McDowell Nature Center & Preserve is over 1,107 acres and features 7 miles of walking trails and a 56-site campground. They have playgrounds, picnic areas and opportunities to see over 100 species of birds and other wildlife.
The PNC Music Pavilion, previously known as the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, has hosted performances from artists such as One Direction, Keith Urban, Linkin Park, and Soundgarden. The location has a maximum seating capacity of 19,500, including both reserved and lawn seats.