Top Five Things To Do

Five ways to enjoy Cabarrus County, North Carolina while staying safe this season

Our recommendations for top things to do in Cabarrus County look a little different right now. As North Carolina gradually reopens, these five ideas will help you enjoy the area even while social distancing.

Practice the Three Ws

We want to welcome you back safely. Businesses in Cabarrus County are operating with an abundance of caution to keep every guest healthy. We can all return the favor and protect each other by following guidelines from public health officials. When you’re out of the house, remember to Wear, Wait, Wash.

Red Hill Brewing in Historic Downtown Concord


Experience Cabarrus at Home

There are so many ways to experience Cabarrus County from the comfort of your own home! Listen to some Avett tunes. Snack on local delights. Watch racing movies that were filmed right here. From motorsports and music to tasty treats and family fun, these ideas will transport you to North Carolina and keep your crew entertained.

The Avett Brothers exhibit at the North Carolina Music Hall of Fame in Kannapolis


Show Local Love

Throughout the pandemic, Cabarrus County has embodied the spirit of travel with inspiring acts of kindness and unfailing generosity. Let’s continue to lift each other up in any way we can! Dine out, shop small, purchase gift cards, give a glowing review or make a donation. We’re all in this together!

Union Street Market in Downtown Concord


Get Outdoors

Quarantine doesn’t have to mean staying inside. Cabarrus County’s parks and greenways are a great way to get active and explore the outdoors. From Franke Liske Park to the Carolina Thread Trail, there are plenty of green spaces to hike, bike, walk, run, paddle, soak up the sun and get a breath of fresh air.

Bike trails at Harrisburg Park in the town of Harrisburg


Stay Inspired

Need a change of scenery? Add some excitement to your next video chat with a virtual background from Cabarrus County! For even more uplifting snapshots of the area, search #CabCoOnMyMind on social media. Then, explore the blog and create the ultimate itinerary for a future getaway to Cabarrus County.

Victory Lane at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord



Browse the Cabarrus County, NC Destination Guide for even more travel inspiration and must-see things to do in Concord, Kannapolis, Harrisburg, Midland and Mt. Pleasant.




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We look forward to welcoming you back.

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