April is one of our favorite times of year here in Davidson, NC. The weather is temperate, the flowers start to bloom, and there’s a ton of fun spring-time activities to look forward to. Whether you’re in town for a tour of Davidson College or just looking for an exciting spring break getaway with the kids, don’t miss out on these April activities for the whole family in Davidson NC.
Treetop Adventures on Lake Hickory
This aerial park is the ultimate North Carolina adventure. They have a variety of courses to choose from, so families of (nearly) all age ranges can enjoy the zip lines, tightropes, rope bridges, and other thrilling challenges offered. Reservations are recommended, make sure to check out their FAQ page for height and age requirements.
Cycling Around the Davidson Greenway
Family bike rides are a great way to spend quality time with each other, and there’s no better place to pedal than the Davidson Greenway. Enjoy the beautiful scenery, crisp fresh air, and a healthy dose of exercise while you explore the trails together.
The Pit Indoor Kart Racing
Featuring a 70,000 square-foot track, The Pit offers adrenaline-inducing kart racing for drivers ages 8 and up. In addition to their high-speed Go-Karts, visitors can enjoy their arcade games, blacklight mini-golf, laser tag, bumper cars, and more.
Lake Norman Mini Golf
Lake Norman Mini Golf is a step up from your average putt-putt. Their 18-hole course is a blast for the entire family, but that’s not all they’ve got to offer. For those seeking a little more adventure, try your hand at the climbing wall, or reenact your favorite spy movie as you traverse their one-of-a-kind laser maze.
Carolina Raptor Center
At the Carolina Raptor Center, visitors will find over 30 species of eagles, owls, vultures, falcons, and other birds of prey. Your family will learn about the importance of conservation and rehabilitation as you visit the indoor exhibits, and the ¾ mile raptor trail gives visitors a chance to see these winged wonders up close.
In the center of downtown Davidson, you’ll find Escape 109. Work as a team to unravel the mysteries and clues hidden throughout the room, and race to beat the clock and escape in time. You’ll laugh, you’ll bond, and with any luck, you’ll walk away victorious!
This high-tech indoor sports complex is a step up from your average driving range. Parents and kids will have a blast teeing off in their climate-controlled bays, with their high-tech system tracking your points as your ball lands on one of the targets. Top golf also features a full-service restaurant, a lounge with HDTVs for game day, and always has the hottest tunes playing in the background.
Lazy 5 Ranch
The Lazy 5 Ranch is a genuine safari experience, housing more than 750 animals, including zebras, lemurs, kangaroos, and ostriches. Visitors can drive through this 185-acre zoo, stopping along the way to enjoy the petting areas. Don’t forget to purchase a bucket of food so you can make friends with the resident giraffes!
Spare Time Huntersville
For a fun-filled family outing, it’s hard to go wrong with bowling. We suggest visiting Spare Time in Huntersville, NC. They’ve got top-notch lanes, exciting arcade games, great food, and even a VR roller coaster.
After a fun-filled day of exciting excursions, bring your family back to relax at Davidson Village Inn. Our Family Suites are perfectly suited to provide you with comfort, convenience, and enough space for everyone. They each feature two Queen beds, a cozy sitting area, a convenient kitchenette, and LCD TVs fully loaded with over 100 channels to keep everyone entertained.