Cary, NC is frequently rated in many notable publications for high levels of safety, as a great place to raise a family, and as one of the best places to live in the country. It’s a win-win situation when it comes to choosing Cary as the site for your new home. So what are the top things to do in Cary? We’ve compiled an easy list of our top three favorite places to go. Cary is full of enriching, diverse experiences for you and your family to enjoy.
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
Koka Booth Amphitheatre is the site for many nationally touring artists, movie nights, the home of the North Carolina Symphony, and much more. Situated in a forested setting and right next to a gorgeous lake, Koka Booth Amphitheatre is the perfect place for you to relax on the lawn and listen to great music or check out an outdoor movie.
Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve
Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve is Cary’s hidden gem for exploring, long nature walks, and events and classes for all ages. It’s also the home of Stevens Nature Center, which offers interactive exhibits with hands-on activities and environmental education all throughout the year. Whether you’re more into bird watching, or you’re a dedicated hiker, or you just want to enjoy some beautiful scenery, Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve is one of the most beautiful parks in the Piedmont area.
Cary Arts Center
Cary Arts Center offers an array of classes, performances, opportunities for involvement for all ages, and above all else, arts education. Annual events include musical performances, theater education, summer camps, and an arts gallery with varying exhibits. The classes include, but are not limited to, pottery, woodworking, drawing, dance, clowning, painting, and much more. The teachers are dedicated and have prominent careers in the arts, making them excellent mentors to both youth and adults alike. For a list of events, click here.