Summer Fun

This page lists the top summer activities to do with kids in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.
Kids Charlotte: Summer Fun - Fun 4 Charlotte Kids
04/14 - 08/06 - FREE community yoga class at Blakeney Shopping Center

Join Atha Yoga for a free community yoga class taking place Saturdays at 10 AM. The event will take ...

Every Saturday in the Summer until August 7th
Hours: 10:00 am–11:00 am
Blakeney’s plaza near the fountain
05/01 - 08/31 -  Kids Ride FREE at Great Smoky Mountains Railroad!

Hot Deals! Promo Code: KIDSRIDEFREE Fresh Air with Family Time – Book your tickets to ride Monday ...

May 1st - August 31st
05/02 - 09/01 - Summer Day Season Pass

YPurchase a Summer Games season pass and bowl 3 games every day at your selected center – all for on ...

May 2nd - Sept 2nd
Hours: Monday-Friday: Open-8:00 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday: Open-4:...
Kid Pass For use by guests 15 and under. $45.95 x $0.0...
Visit our website for locations near you!, Charlotte, NC
05/09 - 09/19 - Scholastic Summer Reading Program

Welcome to Summer Reading on Home Base! The Scholastic Summer Reading program offers kids an e ...

May 9 - August 19, 2022
05/13- 07/31  - Summer Exhibit- Crayola IDEAworks®

Crayola IDEAworks' Colorverse is a magical world fueled by Crayola! In the Colorverse, you'll visit ...

300 Camp Rd, Charlotte, NC, 28206
05/16 - 08/31  - Highschool FREE Summer Pass

Teens can work out for free all summer with us. That’s right! Sign up starts May 16—just enter your ...

05/19 - 09/15 - MoRA  Thursdays Live

MoRA is excited to announce the 2022 season of Thursdays Live—a free concert series from April throu ...

April 21 – Late Night Special + photo set May 19 – Barc...
Hours: 6pm until 8pm
Monroe Road and Conference Drive
05/27 - 09/30 -  Beats 'n Bites (food trucks & concerts)

No Pets or Outside Alcohol Allowed at Special Events per Town Ordinance A variety of food trucks ...

May 27: On the Border (Eagles tribute) June 24: The E...
05/31- 08/3 - Summer Kid's Flicks

This summer's schedule is below. All showtimes begin at 10 a.m. local. SCHEDULE NOTES Fort Bliss ...

Tuesdays and Wednesday all Summer Long
Hours: 10:00 am
206 Norman Station Blvd,, Mooresville, NC
06/01 - 08/31 - Kids Bowl Free Program

Get the kids out of the house and into the bowling alley this summer! If you’re looking to get y ...

Summer 2022
06/04 and 06/18 - Movies in the Park

Grab your favorite picnic blanket and head to Wilmore Centennial Park for free children's activities ...

June 4th and June 18th
Hours: 5 PM activities begin
Wilmore Centennial Park 205 West Kingston Ave., Charlotte, NC, 28203
06/10-09/23 - Pineville Rockin’ and Reelin’ Summer Concert and Movie Series

Free Summer music and movies! Pineville Parks and Recreation Department is once again offering a fu ...

June 10th - Sept 23rd
Hours: 7:00 p.m.
Pineville Lake Park, 1000 Johnston Drive, Pineville, NC
06/11, 08/20 and 10/29 -  Cornelius Outdoor Cinema Series

2022 Outdoor Cinema Series Join us for outdoor movies under the stars! Date Location Movie S ...

06/11, 08/20 and 10/29
Hours: 6:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Town of Cornelius, Cornelius, NC
06/11-08/08 -  Ayrsley Grand Cinemas Discount Tuesday & Weekend Early Bird Special

DISCOUNT TUESDAYS All Tickets $5.00* Combo For One $5.00* WEEKEND EARLY BIRD Shows Before ...

Every Tuesday
9110 Kings Parade Blvd, Charlotte, NC, 28273
06/14 - 08/23 - Regal Entertainment Group’s Summer Movie Express 2022

School's OUT for Summer Movie Express!

All Summer Long. Starting Tuesdays and Wednesday from: ...
Hours: 10:00 am participating locations
$2 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays
Visit website for locations near you!, Charlotte, NC
06/18 - 09/17 - Family Fun Nights Mint Hill

June 18, 2022 -- Groove Machine July 16, 2022 -- Pluto for Planet August 20, 2022 -- Red Dirt Revi ...

Hours: Family Fun starts at 6:30 p.m. and the concert starts a...
Mint Hill Veterans Memorial Park 8850 Fairview Rd, Mint Hill,, NC, 28227
07/15 - 07/16 The Peach Truck

The Peach Truck partners directly with farmers to bring FRESH and phenomenal foods off the farm and ...

Thursday, July 15th and Friday, July 16th
Hours: Hours vary depending on the location
Price varies depending on your purchase
07/17, 07/24, 07/31 - 2021 Queen City Summer Festival

The 2021 Queen City Summer Festival will feature over 50 vendors with the latest products, brands, g ...

Saturday, July 17, 2021 Saturday, July 24, 2021 Saturd...
Hours: 12:00 pm until closing
Free entry
Fran's Kids Boys & Girls Center - 2600 W Trade St., Charlotte, NC, 28208
Animal Encounters

Spend some time observing and interacting with your favorite animals! Take the kids to the NC Zoo, g ...

Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour

Embrace the adventure and zip back and forth across the beautiful Catawba River on a guided zipline ...

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday ( Check their website for ...
Hours: 10:00 am or 2:00 pm
Full Tour – $89 Bootleg Tour – $65
3111 Sand Island Road, Rock Hill, SC, 29732
Carolina Show Ski Team Exhibition Show

Come and see the Carolina Show Ski Team in action every Friday night this summer! Pack your cooler, ...

Every Friday until August
Hours: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
8999 Windjammer Dr., Tega Cay, SC, 29708
Every Kid Outdoors for 4th

Hey fourth graders! See America’s natural wonders and historic sites for free. National parks are ...

Frozen Treats

Find your favorite frozen treats location!

Kids Bowl Free all Summer Long

Registered Kids Receive 2 FREE GAMES Of Bowling Each Day Of The KBF Program All Summer Long! Select ...

2 free games each day
Locations: Charlotte: 10 Park Lanes, Huntersville: Spare Time Huntersville, Concord: Stars and Strikes (Concord) and Gastonia: George Pappas' Liberty Lanes
Pizza Hut Summer program

The BOOK IT! Program A free reading incentive program for PreK-6th grade classrooms, parents and ho ...

Pre-K Passes Now Available 2022

2022 Pre-K Passes Now Available The Carowinds Pre-K Pass is back for 2022! It’s FREE for kids three ...

Register your child online for their free Pre-K Pass by...
300 Carowinds Boulevard, Charlotte, NC, 28273
SouthPark Eats

Join us in Fairview Plaza for a variety of Charlotte’s favorite food trucks. With plenty of FREE par ...

5960 Fairview Rd, Charlotte, NC
Sprinkler and Water Parks

Cool off with the kids at a local sprinkler, splash pad, and water park!

Summer Camps

Fun 4 Charlotte Kids has compiled a complete directory of all the camps in the Charlotte area. Charl ...

Summer Kids Movies

Looking summer kids movies? Check out our list of places offering Summer Kids Movies! Some are free ...

Swimming Pools

Find a public pool or pools with membership packages this summer.