Oh, how we want summer to go on and on. When you find yourself longing for that endless summer, then head to Myrtle Beach this fall, where the fun never stops. Autumn means the crowds have thinned out a bit and the daily average September temperature hovers around 84 degrees while October’s is 76, making Myrtle Beach the perfect location for a fall getaway. The abundance of fun activities can be overwhelming, but don’t fret, my family brought back a list of favorites from our last visit.
As night falls over Carowinds, the usual lighthearted laughter turns into a scream fest of epic proportions. This theme park transforms into a frightening Halloween Haunt designed to scare everyone who dares to come. Scare Zones, Mazes, and Live Shows are added to their already thrilling rides and roller coasters. Here’s the lowdown and why I took my 10 and 8-year-old daughters to get their scream on. [Read more…]
In Blowing Rock, you will find Tweetsie Railroad. A Wild West theme park filled with a must-ride train adventure, live shows, and classic rides at the Country Fair, gem mining, and more. At just a two-hour drive, it’s an easy day trip from Charlotte. [Read more…]
You don’t have to go far to feel like you are in another place. Just make your way to Uptown Charlotte and catch a performance of Quidam. Without leaving your seat, you will be transported to something beyond the normal realm. It’s not a circus, a play, or a concert, but a mix of the three creating its own unique art form. Cirque du Soleil is definitely in a league all its own. [Read more…]