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Things To Do in Charlotte, NC

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Freedom Park

Freedom Park

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Harvey B Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

Harvey B Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture

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The Carolina Renaissance Festival

The Carolina Renaissance Festival

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Ballantyne Country Club

Ballantyne Country Club

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Matthews Community Farmers' Market

Matthews Community Farmers' Market

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Studio Movie Grill - Epicentre 5

Studio Movie Grill - Epicentre 5

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Mint Museum UPTOWN

Mint Museum UPTOWN

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The Neighborhood Theatre

The Neighborhood Theatre

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The Comedy Zone

The Comedy Zone

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UNC-Charlotte Botanical Gardens

UNC-Charlotte Botanical Gardens

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Arboretum

Arboretum

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US National Whitewater Center

US National Whitewater Center

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Charlotte Center City Walking Tour

Charlotte Center City Walking Tour

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Local Resources in Charlotte, NC

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

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City of Charlotte

City of Charlotte

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Carolinas Medical Center

Carolinas Medical Center

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The Charlotte Post

The Charlotte Post

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WCNC-TV

WCNC-TV

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Charlotte/Douglas International Airport

Charlotte/Douglas International Airport

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Sprint

Sprint

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