Visiting Charlotte? Here's What To Do in the City

There are plenty of things to do in Charlotte, North Carolina.  This city will delight you with a breadth of activities from adventure to sporting events, great food experiences, and museums. 

Whether you’re there for a day, a weekend, or an extended vacation, you won’t run out of ideas exploring the city and its surrounding neighborhoods. 

The Whitewater Center, located in Charlotte, NC, has more than whitewater rafting. It features hiking trails, ziplines, a ropes course, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, and even yoga classes.

Whitewater Center

Theme park fans in search of roller coasters and rides will appreciate Carowinds. It is the perfect place to visit in Charlotte.

Carowinds Amusement Park

The unmistakable sound of an engine revving can be heard throughout a racing day at Charlotte Motor Speedway as the cars whiz around the track. They have events throughout spring, summer, and fall.

Charlotte Motor Speedway

This popular Charlotte food hall is near the light rail train station and Lynx bus stop at 7th Street. The indoor vendors sell food and beverages. They also have a great selection of Charlotte-themed souvenirs.

Visit the Market at 7th Street

This art gallery displays notable craft and design pieces and American, European, and contemporary art. Its central location in downtown Charlotte makes it easy to get to

Mint Museum Uptown