Outdoors & Adventure

Outdoor Dates in Charlotte for Every Couple

Take time to soak up some sunshine with your sweetheart.

posted by Emily Nobles September 22, 2020

Can’t-Miss Water Activities in the Queen City

In today’s current state, water activities may be a bit different this year, but there’s still a variety of ways to cool down in the Queen City.

posted by Callie Langhorne July 02, 2020

Safe Outdoor Activities to Discover in the Queen City

Charlotte’s parks, greenways and urban trails offer wide open natural spaces to enjoy the fresh air and the company of a friend – from a distance.

posted by Jessica Swannie March 22, 2020

High Five for Getting Outside in Charlotte

Get in the heat of the action with these five ways to get you active and outdoors.

posted by Bryan Richards July 23, 2019

Make a Beeline for Discovery Place’s “Bug Lab”

Go under the microscope in this larger-than-life insect exhibition.

posted by Discovery Place Science January 01, 2019

10 Ways to Propose in Charlotte

When you're ready to drop to one knee, here are some of the most romantic places to propose in Charlotte.

posted by Chelsea Galusky October 12, 2018

How to Plan a Lake Day in Lake Norman

Where to eat, drink, paddleboard and lounge while exploring the Carolinas’ largest man-made lake.

posted by Dickens-Mitchener August 30, 2018

Touring the Queen City: The Funny Bus

What do you get when you cross a stand-up comedy act with a BYOB bar on four wheels? A side-splitting, provocative ride through Charlotte like no other on The Funny Bus.

posted by Cassie Townsend February 13, 2017