FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENTS

IN GASTON COUNTY, NC

Given the rapidly evolving situation surrounding COVID-19, visitors are encouraged to directly contact the Gaston County hospitality businesses and events promoted here to effectively plan your stay and to be aware of any recent schedule changes.
  • May 08, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT
    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC 28012, USA
    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden will pay tribute to moms throughout the region by offering free admission for mothers all weekend, May 8 and 9.
  • May 09, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S New Hope Rd, Belmont, NC 28012, USA
    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden will pay tribute to moms throughout the region by offering free admission for mothers all weekend, May 8 and 9.
  • May 15, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    Belmont Police Station, 201 Chronicle St, Belmont, NC 28012, USA
    The Belmont Citizen’s Police Academy Alumni Association (BCPAAA) is hosting the Annual Belmont Classic 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile family Fun run
  • May 15, 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM
    Treble Makers, 597 Separk Cir, Gastonia, NC 28054, USA
    Come join us for a fun community event! Block Party celebrating the Grand Opening of The Treble Makers Music Therapy Clinic!!!
  • May 15, 11:00 AM
    George Poston Park, 1101 Lowell Spencer Mountain Rd, Gastonia, NC 28056, USA
    Gaston County Parks & Recreation will be hosting our 5th Annual BIKEFEST on Saturday, May 15th at 11am at George Poston Park's pump track!
  • May 22, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Bit of Hope Ranch, 687 Robinson Rd, Gastonia, NC 28056, USA
    Bring the family out on May 22nd to Wood Duck Farm & experience a variety of outdoor activities from 10:00-4:00.
  • May 28, 8:30 PM – May 29, 10:00 PM
    Centennial Center - Cramerton, 100 Center St, Cramerton, NC 28032, USA
    Join us under the stars in charming Centennial Center for an outdoor movie to kick off the summer. Grab a bite to eat at one of our Riverfront Downtown restaurants and relax on a blanket while enjoying the hilarious movie - Secret Life of Pets 2.
  • May 29, 8:00 AM
    USNWC, US National Whitewater Center Dr, Charlotte, NC 28214, USA
    Ease into Memorial Day weekend with a Saturday morning race through the Whitewater Center’s trail system. Gather your friends and family and hit the scenery with two distances to choose from, 5 miles and 8 miles, as you run along rivers, ponds, and through the forest. Afterwards, cool off with some
  • Jun 05, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM EDT
    Tuckaseege Park - Mount Holly, 165 Broome St, Mt Holly, NC 28120, USA
    Celebrate National Trails Day, hosted by Carolina Thread Trail, with FREE outdoor activities, yoga and kayak, SUP and bike rentals, along with live music, craft beer and outdoor lifestyle vendors and exhibitors! Pre-registration required to maintain safe event capacity.
  • Aug 28, 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Goat Island Park – Cramerton, 141 8th Ave, Cramerton, NC 28032, USA
    It’s time to lace up those running shoes & take out your discs! Grab your kayak & ping pong paddles & bring your best back-yard cornhole game! Our annual Goat Island Games is back and better than ever. Come join us for a full day filled with events open to the whole family!
  • Oct 01, 7:00 AM – Oct 03, 7:00 PM
    USNWC, 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28214, USA
    Tuck Fest is a multi-day festival that celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos, and live music at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • Oct 02, 7:00 AM – Oct 03, 7:00 PM
    USNWC, 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28214, USA
    Tuck Fest is a multi-day festival that celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos, and live music at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina.
  • Oct 03, 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
    USNWC, 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy, Charlotte, NC 28214, USA
    Tuck Fest is a multi-day festival that celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos, and live music at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina.