Day Trips + Family Travel

North Carolina boasts beautiful day trip destinations — from the mountains to the coast. Take a winding drive through the Blue Ridge Parkway to see fall colors at their peak, or head east to Wilmington for a swim in the ocean and memorable meal on Market Street. You’ll also find state and national parks in our Day Trips + Family Travel directory. Explore these listings to find just the right destination for your next free Saturday or Sunday.



NASCAR Hall of Fame

400 E. Martin Luther King Blvd. Charlotte North Carolina

Phone Number: 888-902-6463

Oak Hollow Park

3400 N. Centennial St. High Point North Carolina

Phone Number: 336-883-3494

Old Baldy Lighthouse

101 Lighthouse Wynd Bald Head Island North Carolina

Phone Number: 910-457-7481

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