Things To Do

The Tar Heel State is chock full of adventures just waiting to be crossed off your bucket list. Before the weather cools off, head to Sliding Rock in North Carolina to experience a "natural water park." You can glide down a giant nature-made water slide at this super fun spot and channel your inner kid.

Sliding Rock is a hidden gem tucked away in Pisgah National Forest, surrounded by gorgeous scenery. There, you can discover a large rock waterfall among the trees.

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You can zip through the treetops of North Carolina at top speed this fall. If you're looking for fun things to do in North Carolina, the Gorge Zip Line near Asheville is the "steepest and fastest" zip line canopy tour in the state. Thrill-seekers in North Carolina need to knock this exhilarating adventure right off their bucket lists. 

The Gorge is located in Saluda, North Carolina, and is open every day of the week.

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You can save the drama for your llama this fall in North Carolina. Divine Llama Vineyards lets you sip on merlot while you wander a farm full of fluffy friends. This adorable spot near Charlotte is the perfect place for wine and animal lovers to relax and unwind. 

Divine Llama Vineyards is open Thursday through Saturday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Visit this spot outside the city with your girlfriends for a cute and unique experience. It's totally worth the trip. 

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Go out on a limb this autumn in North Carolina and try apple picking. You can take a road trip to Sky Top Orchard with your favorite person and enjoy a day full of nothing but fun. You two will wander this picturesque spot and fill up your baskets with perfectly ripe apples. 

Sky Top Orchard is located in the mountains of North Carolina. You'll be treated to breathtaking countryside views in all the fall colors.

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Queen City has so much more to offer than just bars and incredible restaurants. There are many hidden gems, hiking trails and museums that reel in visitors and residents every single year. There's even a list of free things to do in Charlotte that are exciting, informational and even one-of-a-kind you can't experience anywhere else. 

If you live in the surrounding states of Georgia, Tennessee or South Carolina, Charlotte is easily a quick day trip to travel to if you just want to get away for a few hours. 

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Spring is upon us which means it's time to finally get some Vitamin D and some fresh air. Amusement parks are opening back up and this includes Carowinds. This North Carolina amusement park has a new attraction that you'll definitely want to test drive ASAP. 

Carowinds will be opening for the season on March 21 and every weekend after that. The schedule fluctuates from there on out, so if you're planning on going in the next few months, make sure to check the schedule.

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Being the capital of North Carolina, Charlotte is filled with bars, breweries, outdoor activites and affordable spots to visit. With hundreds of things to do in Charlotte and being on a time crunch if you are just visiting, you need to use your time wisely. We've discovered 21 things you must see and all of them are very affordable.

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If you're wondering why all these oyster festivals are popping up in the South in the next few months, it's because spring is the prime oyster season. An all-you-can-eat oyster roast in Charlotte is coming to the city for the first time ever. Even if oysters aren't your thing, you can still attend the event for fun activities and entertainment. 

This oyster roast will be located at The Waterman Fish Bar in Charlotte, North Carolina on March 7 from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This will give you plenty of time to indulge in as many oyster delights as you can stomach. 

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Spring is right around the corner, which means spending more time outside. In popular cities, known spots can easily be busy every time you visit which is no fun. Charlotte is full of secret and hidden spots and some might even be in your own backyard. If you're looking for a place to travel to, spring break 2020 in charlotte is the best city to bring your girlfriend

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Life gets away from us and sometimes we don't have the time to plan the perfectly curated romantic date night for our significant other (it happens). Valentine's Day comes at us fast and when you need to think on your feet, there are always dates for that. Here are nine last minute Valentine's Day date ideas in Charlotte that will totally impress your signifcant other. 

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Even if you've lived in one city your entire life, it seems nearly impossible to discover every part of it. You may have fallen into a comfortable routine when it comes to fun things to do in Charlotte, but why not try something new? This cheap scavenger hunt is a great way to explore the city in an Amazing Race-inspired venture.

Puzzling Adventures is a self-guided tour that lets participants discover the hidden gems in tons of locations throughout the U.S. Although part of the adventure is an (amazing) race against the clock, you can still have the opportunity to (literally) stop and smell the roses.

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There are still a few weeks until the weather totally warms up. Therefore, it's the perfect time to check out the best indoor activities around town before spring arrives. If you're looking for fun things to do in Charlotte, you and your S/O should check out this candle making spot in Charlotte.

Paddywax Candle Bar in Charlotte, North Carolina, seriously takes candle making to a whole new level. When you sign up for a workshop, you can make your very own candle with a personalized look and fragrance.

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