March 15th, 2017

Charlotte Fun For All Ages

Charlotte is known for its excitement and fun for all ages. Whether you are learning about science and nature at a hands-on exhibit or speeding around a racetrack, Charlotte offers entertainment that will appeal to all age ranges.

For young people who have an interest in drama, check out the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte. This nationally recognized theatre and education organization provides countless experiences for people young and old. At a venue filled with computer labs, a children’s library, theatre spaces and classrooms, guests have the opportunity to learn and perform. Explore your imagination through arts and theatrics.

The Lazy 5 Ranch is a privately owned and operated farm in Mooresville filled with exotic animals and unique species. Bring your friends and family to Lazy 5 Ranch and view the animals by horse drawn wagon or in the comfort of your own vehicle while traveling down a three and a half mile safari trail. You will see ostriches, emus, giraffes and more! The Lazy 5 Ranch not only entertains its guests, but it educates them while providing a firsthand view of some of the world’s most unique creatures. On a trip to the Lazy 5 Ranch, you will learn new things about animals and have lots of fun.

If you’re looking for an adrenalin rush, Carowind’s is a must. The amusement park spans across the border of North and South Carolina and has rides for someone of every age. Water parks, roller coasters, kid’s rides and seasonal events keep this park busy from March through October.  The parks themed rides honor icons in pop culture ranging from Charlie Brown to Dale Earnhardt. A day at Carowind’s is a day filled with excitement, laughter and adventure.

The Discovery Place has a series of museums around the Charlotte area to provide educational but fun experiences for people of all ages.  Discovery Place Science is in uptown Charlotte, Discovery Place Nature is in Freedom Park and Discovery Place Kids is located in Huntersville and Rockingham. The Discovery Place organizations maximize the learning experience through interactive exhibitions and state –of-the-art labs. Spring break and summer camps, IMAX theaters and seasonal exhibitions keep the Discovery Place full of options for kids of all ages to learn and play.

Your friends and family will never run out of fun things to do in Charlotte. Charlotte is a growing city with tons of activities for people of all ages. When planning a fun filled day in Charlotte, remember these venues that offer fun and excitement for all ages.people at an event - small