In addition to Latta Plantation Park, the Carolina Raptor Center and fun on Lake Norman mentioned above, you’ll find plenty of other events and activities in North Mecklenburg. The PGA’s Chiquita Classic will be held September 5-8, 2013 in Davidson, NC at River Run Country Club. The Carolina Renaissance Festival takes place on Saturdays and Sundays, October 5 – November 24, 2013 off Poplar Tent Road in Huntersville, NC.

Historic Rural Hill in Huntersville, NC is home to family-centered events and learning opportunities throughout the year, in a unique and beautiful outdoor setting.

The Lazy 5 Ranch, located in Mooresville, NC provides and up-close-and-personal animal encounters from the vantage of a horse-pulled open-air wagon. Kids and their grown-ups love it.