- TripBuzz found 81 things to do with kids in or near Salisbury, North Carolina, including 68 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mooresville, Concord, Kannapolis and Davidson.
- From Predator Paintball to Woodleaf Lanes, the Salisbury area offers 72 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, History Museums and Historic Homes.
- Salisbury is a historical city in North Carolina's central region. Home to ten unique historical districts the area features 19th and 20th century homes and commercial buildings that are popular for tours. Also famous for creating the original soft drink, Cheerwine, and its many wineries visitors enjoy sampling the local food and drink.
Striving to provide quality entertainment and education of the arts to the patrons of Gastonia, The Little Theater of Gastonia is a popular cultural touchstone of the town. The theater presents an array of stage plays, musicals and children's productions throughout the year.
Built in 1961 with a 4/10 oval mile, the Carolina Speedway hosts a number of races, including SECA late model, UMP Modifieds, Street Stock, Pure Stock 4, Renegade, and Hornet FWD. Camping, concessions, handicap access and open-house events are available.
Located in a forested area, Glenn C. Hilton Jr. Memorial Park is situated along a creek and provides a canoe launch. The park includes picnic shelters, a paved walking trail, nature boardwalk, disc golf course, memorial garden and playgrounds.