Salisbury-Rowan County, North Carolina Attractions
Salisbury-Rowan County is rich in history and so are the towns and communities that make up this authentic North Carolina destination. Each community in Rowan County has its own story to tell and is unique in its own heritage and history. China Grove Farmer’s Day, GraniteFest, Gold Hill Founder’s Day and Faith Fourth of July Celebration are just a few of the family-oriented events presented by local communities each year, producing countless things to do in North Carolina, whether you’re visiting the Salisbury-Rowan County area or just passing through.
Salisbury-Rowan County is home to three of Carolina Field Trip Magazine’s 25 most popular educational field trip destinations in North Carolina. Dan Nicholas Park ranked 1st in popularity, the Lazy 5 Ranch came in 4th and Patterson Farm 19th on the list.
The area offers vibrant and inviting downtowns with Downtown Salisbury serving as the hub, providing a growing arts community, numerous historic and architectural North Carolina attractions, unique shopping alternatives, and an array of family-oriented activities.
Visit our calendar of events for more fun things to do in North Carolina throughout the year, from Thomas the Tank Engine to North Carolina festivals.