Take a trip to Charlotte! Have fun at hands-on exhibits at Discovery Place, visit the NASCAR Hall of Fame, or stroll through McGill Rose Garden. No matter what you choose to do in Charlotte, there's something for everyone in this southern city.

Family Guide to Charlotte

Check out the top spots for families in Charlotte (including lots of free and budget-friendly attractions!). Ready to pack your bags? Download the Charlotte coloring page so the kiddos can keep track of every place you visit.

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The Charlotte skyline from Marshall Park on a sunny, autumn day.

Charlotte: Make Your Dollar Go Further

You don’t have to spend a fortune to have a good time in Charlotte, NC. Here are some tips on how to stretch your dollar at these budget-friendly attractions.


4 Things to Do with Kids in Charlotte, NC

From museums tailored to kids and families to aquariums full of sea life, Charlotte has plenty of kid-friendly attractions that will keep the parents happy too.

A young couple shopping. 

Discover Where Charlotte Locals Go Shopping

Looking for the best local shopping when you visit Charlotte, North Carolina? Our guide has tips on where to find the best sweets, music, vintage thrift finds, and more.

View of the Charlotte, North Carolina skyline shows the colorful buildings and skyscrapers behind leafy green trees on a foggy summer morning

Charlotte’s Best Burger Joints

Planning to visit Charlotte, North Carolina and looking for the best restaurants? Use this guide to find 5 of the best burgers joints in the city.

Panoramic view of Charlotte, North Carolina cityscape under a sunny blue sky with white clouds.

Adventure Sports in Charlotte

With whitewater rafting, rock climbing, cycling and more, there’s plenty of outdoor sports in Charlotte that will get your blood pumping. Use this guide to learn more.

View of street corner in NoDa neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with patrons waiting outside of colorfully painted shops and restaurants on a bright day

Spend Time in Charlotte’s NoDa Neighborhood

The charming Southern city of Charlotte has a ton of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options to keep you busy, and many of them can be found in the edgy North Davidson (NoDa) neighborhood.


Charlotte’s Must-See Museums: From NASCAR to Modern Art

Modern art, history, airplanes, and NASCAR — what do they have in common? If you said top museums in Charlotte, North Carolina, you would be correct.