Explore exciting things to do in Concord

Book a room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites, Concord (Kannapolis) to avoid the city traffic and still explore all the fun things to do in the Charlotte area. Venture downtown to tour the NASCAR Hall of Fame, or attend a big concert or Carolina Panthers game at Bank of America Stadium. If downtown crowds aren't your cup of tea, stay on the outskirts with a day of shopping at Concord Mills or an exciting race at the Concord Speedway. Our location just off I-85 also makes it simple to reach both Concord Regional Airport (JQF) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

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32.03 mi / 51.55 km from the hotel
Watch live shows and climb aboard the thrill rides at the theme park, or spend the day cooling off in the water park. If you’re traveling with family, stop by Camp Snoopy for plenty of PEANUTS™-themed attractions.

Backing Up Classics Auto Museum

8.79 mi / 14.14 km from the hotel
View more than 50 classic and muscle cars at this museum next to Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Bank of America Stadium

22.3 mi / 35.89 km from the hotel
Join 75,000 other fans in uptown Charlotte to cheer on the Carolina Panthers NFL football team. This open-air, natural grass stadium features 153 luxury suites and four suite clubs.

Charlotte Motor Speedway

9.02 mi / 14.51 km from the hotel
This speedway hosts NASCAR racing, including the Coca-Cola 600 and the Bank of America Roval 400. The complex is also home to zMAX Dragway, the only concrete, four-lane drag strip in the US.

Concord Mills

10.11 mi / 16.27 km from the hotel
North Carolina’s largest shopping center, Concord Mills is home to more than 200 stores, including favorites like H&M, Nike, Best Buy, and Michael Kors. Take a break from shopping at SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord, the mall’s own aquarium.

Frank Liske Park

7.27 mi / 11.7 km from the hotel
Formerly a working farm for the Stonewall Jackson Training School, this magnificent park features a 10-acre lake, picnic shelters, playgrounds, and tennis courts.

Intimidators Stadium

3.25 mi / 5.23 km from the hotel
This 4,700-seat facility is home to the Kannapolis Intimidators baseball team. Cheer on the team, and then shop at Intimidation Station to buy souvenirs or let your kids play at the Pit Stop Playground.

zMAX Dragway

9.13 mi / 14.69 km from the hotel
Part of the Charlotte Motor Speedway, this four-lane, concrete dragstrip hosts a number of exhilarating races.