Kidstuff in Atlantic Beach, NC

Atlantic Beach, NC is the place to entertain children with kid-friendly camps, attractions, field trips, beach fun, restaurants and more in the Atlantic Beach, Pine Knoll Shores, Salter Path and Indian Beach, NC area.  Be sure to check out our neighboring sites for Emerald Isle, NC, Morehead City, NC and Beaufort, NC Kidstuff sections for more ideas.

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N.C. Hwy. 58
976 Salter Path Rd.
Salter Path, NC
(252) 247-3024

How about a ride on a train through caves, ancient ruins and under waterfalls to begin the adventure? The family will enjoy an active day at this Salter Path park. You'll love the go-cart ride over bridges and banked curves. You can splash in bumper boats, play games in a high-tech...more about Lost Treasure Golf and Raceway

Lots to Learn

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores Atlantic Beach Kidstuff
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N.C. Hwy. 58
1 Roosevelt Blvd.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512-0580
(252) 247-4003

The North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores offers a number of fun, innovative programs, and special activities just for youngsters, such as hands-on "Aquarium ABCs" for preschoolers. Registration begins April 1 each year for week-long summer day camps filled with hands-on, feet-wet adventure for kids in grades K through 8....more about North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

Trinity Center Atlantic Beach Kidstuff
618 Salter Path Rd.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-5600

The Sound to Sea program is a two to three-day overnight environmental program offered to school groups from second to twelfth grade. Located at the Trinity Center, 62 acres of tranquil maritime forest on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, students, chaperones, and teachers experience a unique hands-on education, a Challenge...more about Trinity Center

1010 Atlantic Station Shopping Ctr
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
(252) 240-5655

Beach Book Mart is the perfect place to pick up reading materials whether it's a day at the beach or a rainy day inside. This discount bookstore offers all types of books. Check out their extensive selection of best sellers and their selection of youth and children's books — or maybe some...more about Beach Book Mart

Other Good Stuff

1702 Live Oak St.
Ste. 100
Beaufort, NC
(252) 728-2050

Many of the Carteret County public libraries offer incentive and educational library programs for kids, from Storytime for young children to game time and films for older students. Contact the individual libraries in your area for details:
Beaufort — (252) 728-2050
Pine Knoll Shores  — (252) 247-4660
Cape...more about Carteret County Public Library

Atlantic Station Shopping Center
N.C. Hwy. 58
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 247-7011

Kites Unlimited and Bird Stuff are two stores in one. Kites Unlimited is where you go to find a special kite (and then grin from ear to ear as you get it aloft). The store has hundreds of wind-borne treasures in designs and sizes for all ability levels, including single line...more about Kites Unlimited and Bird Stuff, Etc.

Outside Fun

Town Park
915 W Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 726-2121

Grab your helmet, knee pads, elbow pads, and skateboard and enjoy the ride of your life at the Atlantic Beach skatepark. The park is also open to BMX riders during posted hours. Skaters and bikers under ten-years-old must be accompanied by an adult.The park is open from 9:00 AM to 9:00...more about Atlantic Beach Skatepark

915 West Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 26-2121

The Atlantic Beach Town Park, opened in June 2017, is seven acres of fun for all the kids. It's located on the Atlantic Beach "Circle" with beach access and ample parking, close enough to smell the salt air and hear the crashing waves. The park includes a full 18-course miniature golf...more about Atlantic Beach Town Park

The Sands Villa Resort
1400 East Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
(252) 247-7011

October 28 - 29, 2017 This is a fun event for kite fliers and spectators alike. On this weekend, the sky fills with kite demonstrations and night kite flying. Most of the action takes place during the hours of 10 AM and 4 PM, with the night fly usually taking place at...more about Carolina Kite Fest

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores
1 Roosevelt Blvd.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC
(252) 247-4003

March 17, 2018 Want to learn some new tricks for catching fish? Come to the Get Hooked Fishing School offered by the N.C. Aquarium in Pine Knoll Shores to learn fishing techniques from the experts. Registration, which is required, begins in January. Call for fees and other details....more about Get Hooked Fishing School

Atlantic Station Shopping Center
N.C. Hwy. 58
Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 247-7011

Kites Unlimited and Bird Stuff are two stores in one. Kites Unlimited is where you go to find a special kite (and then grin from ear to ear as you get it aloft). The store has hundreds of wind-borne treasures in designs and sizes for all ability levels, including single line...more about Kites Unlimited and Bird Stuff, Etc.

Atlantic Beach, NC
(252) 276-7070

September 2017 It's not your typical race. In this Morehead City Sports Center family-friendly fund-raising 5K event on Atlantic Beach you swim, jog, crawl, climb, slide, jump, and even carry a bucket. Little Chummers (ages 6 - 16) begin their race first at 7:45 AM, followed by waves in fifteen-minute intervals beginning at 8:30...more about The Sports Center AB Chum Run

1 Roosevelt Dr.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC 28512
(252) 247-4003

October 13-15, 2017 Experienced anglers share their techniques in the N.C. Aquarium's annual Surf Fishing Workshop every October. Topics and instruction include information on rods, reels, weights, line, tackle, bait, fish identification, catch and release, cast netting, reading the surf, locating fish from the beach and caring for the catch. The...more about Surf Fishing Workshop

Holidays

From Dunes Club West to the Circle
Fort Macon Road
Atlantic Beach, NC

December 2017 The Atlantic Beach Christmas Parade lights up the night with a show of Christmas spirit. The parade, which begins at  Dunes Club West, travels on Fort Macon Road to the Atlantic Beach Circle. Bring the whole family to watch the parade of decorated boats, floats, cars, and trucks. After the...more about Atlantic Beach Christmas Parade

1 Roosevelt Dr.
Pine Knoll Shores, NC
(252) 247-4003

October 26 and 27, 2017 The NC Aquarium hosts a bewitching event of family-oriented Halloween fun Wednesday and Thursday with an aquatic twist. Children trick-or-treat at booths set up among the galleries and exhibits. The display of carved pumpkins are stunning, visitors of all ages enjoy "spooky" fun and games, and the...more about Trick or Treat Under the Sea

 
 
 
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