100 Days of Summer!

100 things for you and your kiddos to do this summer with this guide!

June 4, 2018

Summer is almost here we are bringing you 100 ideas and day trips to keep the kids busy all summer long! Did we miss something? Leave us a comment! Make sure you like this post on Facebook to share it with your friends and bookmark this page so you can keep coming back all summer long!

  1. Build a blanket fort
  2. Visit the Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens
  3. Ride some roller coasters at Carowinds
  4. Have a picnic in Freedom Park
  5. Get mad about science at Discovery Place
  6. Make homemade ice cream
  7. Catch fireflies in a jar
  8. Kayak down a river
  9. Visit the South Carolina Zoo
  10. Take a hike at Crowders Mountain
  11. Go for a drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway
  12. Spend a weekend at Great Wolf Lodge
  13. Have a water balloon fight
  14. Go under the sea at the Charlotte-Concord Aquarium
  15. Experience Dorothy and all of her friends at the Land of Oz
  16. Go whitewater rafting
  17. Go for lunch at Pikes Old Fashioned Soda Shop
  18. Cool off with a King of Pops
  19. Go see a cheap movie
  20. Tour the Biltmore House
  21. Shop at Southpark Mall
  22. Roller Skate for free!
  23. Go bowling
  24. Tour and pan at Reed's Gold Mine
  25. Take your kids to free swim lessons
  26. Visit a free swimming pool and spraypark
  27. Go to an outdoor concert
  28. Watch a movie outdoors
  29. Check out a book at a local library
  30. Bike down a greenway
  31. Get a summer membership to the Mint Museum
  32. Watch planes take off at the Aviation Museum
  33. Feed some animals at Lazy 5 Ranch
  34. Go to a Knights Game
  35. Listen to Summer Pops by the Charlotte Symphony
  36. Plan a trip to the beach
  37. Take a boat tour on Lake Norman
  38. Go to the Carolina Raptor Center
  39. Learn all about race cars at the NASCAR Hall of Fame
  40. Visit the farmer's market on Saturday morning
  41. See butterflies at Charlotte Nature Museum
  42. Eat from a local food truck
  43. Try a Pelican's SnoBall
  44. Take a carriage ride
  45. Eat dessert at Amelie's
  46. Eat pancakes at the Original Pancake House
  47. Jump at Skyzone
  48. Ride go karts
  49. Have fried chicken from Price's Chicken Coop
  50. Take a stroll through NoDa
  51. Eat doughnuts from Krispy Kreme when the hot light is on
  52. Visit Ray's Splash Planet
  53. Spend a day in Asheville
  54. Ride the train at Tweetsie Railroad
  55. Play water balloon baseball
  56. Tye-dye a t-shirt
  57. Make homemade rock candy
  58. Make snake bubbles
  59. Make a homemade slip n slide
  60. Play balloon tennis
  61. Tour the USS North Carolina
  62. Slip down Sliding Rock
  63. Go to the Linville Gorge
  64. Visit an abandoned ghost town
  65. Take a Hunger Games Tour
  66. Go on a ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad
  67. See horses at Shackleford Banks
  68. Go to Hanging Rock
  69. Stroll through Craggy Gardens
  70. Ride the light rail
  71. Go to Pinky's for a burger
  72. Go to Jockey's Ridge
  73. Climb up to the top of the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
  74. Hike at Chimney Rock
  75. Walk across the swinging bridge
  76. Walk through Uptown
  77. Play putt-putt
  78. Pick strawberries
  79. Go to a Charlotte Hounds game
  80. Paint treasure rocks
  81. See a roller derby
  82. Hangout at Romare Bearden Park
  83. Get a burger and soft serve at Mr. K's
  84. Go to a beach in Charlotte
  85. See an Imax movie
  86. Rent a jet ski
  87. Go to the Summer Shootout at Charlotte Motor Speedway
  88. Go on a dinner cruise
  89. Rent a Charlotte B-cycle
  90. Swim at the Quarry at Carrigan Farms
  91. Go to Tiger World
  92. Play in the Fish Fountain
  93. River Jam at the Whitewater Center
  94. Visit 7th St. Market
  95. Go to a concert at PNC Music Pavillion
  96. Fun activities at ImaginOn
  97. Play hopscotch
  98. Make a bird feeder
  99. Make homemade water guns
  100. Make s'mores at home