10 Activities to do in Charlotte, NC

If you have recently moved to Charlotte and are looking for ways to get to know the city, try out some of these activities.

1. NASCAR Hall of Fame

For all the NASCAR fans out there, this is a go-to place.  Come and see the most famous racecars, as well as the history of all the drivers, and more!

2. BB&T Ballpark

This ballpark is home of the Charlotte Knights, a minor league baseball team.  Charlotte does not have a major league team, so if you are a baseball fan, go see the Knights for the next best thing.

3. Discovery Place

See museum experiences, live shows, IMAX films, hands-on labs, and many more learning experiences to explore science.

4. Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

Visit this venue for an amazing variety of all different types of shows and performances.

5. Carowinds

Come to this amusement park to experience over a dozen thrill rides and plenty of other family friendly rides too.

6. Little Sugar Creek Greenway

Come for a nice walk down miles of trails and walkways.  Pass through creeks, ponds, and swamps for a beautiful nature walk.  Bring some food and have a picnic or just walk the trail and enjoy the views.

7. The Levine Museum of the New South

Learn about the rich history of the south involving information on slavery and post-Civil War society.

8. Mint Museum Uptown

View an extraordinary collection of art ranging from American to European to contemporary art.  See exceptional glass and wood artwork that is continuously being updated, so there are always new pieces to see.

9. DefyGravity Charlotte

Bring your kids for the ultimate trampoline experience.  With dozens of trampolines and activities, your kids will have a blast while burning off all their energy.

10. Historic Rosedale Plantation

Come to learn about the life in the south in the 1900’s.  Get a glimpse of the timeless history of the plantation through tours, events, and more.