Things To Do
Go rafting, zip-lining or rock climbing at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, home to the world's largest man-made whitewater river. Fuel your imagination and experience with the hands-on thrills of auto racing at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Marvel at the seasonal beauty of Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden. Take a tour of Carolina's Aviation Museum and see the 'Miracle on the Hudson' plane. Visit the Billy Graham Library. Enjoy a day of family fun at Carowinds Amusement Park. Shop til you drop at the Charlotte Premium Outlets, just a short 3 mile drive from the Hilton Garden Inn Charlotte/Ayrsley.
In and Around Town
Billy Graham Library
Visit the public museum and library documenting the life and ministry of this Christian evagelist.
Exciting amusement park attractions featuring over 15 thrill rides and a 4 acre waterpark.
In the heart of Uptown, offering 40 venues including nighlife spots, restaurants, shopping and more.
South Park Mall
Discover the largest mall in the Carolinas featuring over 1,600,000 sq. ft. of upscale shopping
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Shrine to the history and heritage of NASCAR, honoring drivers, crew chiefs and owners.
Charlotte Convention Center
Over 90,000 sq. ft of flexible meeting space located in the heart of downtown Charlotte.
Home to the Charlotte Knights as well as a venue for special events.
Time Warner Cable Arena
Home to the NBA Hornets and a wide range of concerts and family events.
Bank of America Stadium
Experience a live Carolina Panthers game and cheer them on to victory in this 73,000 seat stadium
Family-friendly Science Museum with education events, shows, IMAX, 3D films and live animals.
View outstanding collections of American, contemporary and European Art.
US Nat'l Whitewater Center
Explore a range of outdoor activites such as whitewater rafting, mountain-biking and more!