Things to do with kids in the Tri-Cities
Whether you’re a long time resident or viewing homes for sale in the Tri-Cities, you know the importance of finding fun, quality activities in the area for the children in your family. Consider these top eight things to do with kids in the Tri-Cities for your next outing.
Bright’s Zoo 3425 Hwy. 11E Limestone, TN 423-257-1927 Website Bright's Zoo is a private, family-owned facility dedicated to the long-term conservation of exotic animals.
Bristol Motor Speedway & Dragway 151 Speedway Blvd. Bristol, TN 423-989-6900 Website Bristol Motor Speedway & Dragway are two of the most popular motorsports venues. Come visit this unique driving experience!
Doe River Gorge Day Quest
220 Doe River Gorge Rd. Hampton, TN
You can scream down a 700-foot-long zipline or be bounced into a man-made lake by “the blob”; There is something for everyone. Enjoy disc golf, a horseback ride or ride the former ET & WNC Railroad.
Gray Fossil Site and Natural History Museum 1212 Suncrest Dr. Gray, TN 423-439-3659 Website The Gray Fossil Site and Museum features fossil displays, a gift shop, an overlook to the dig site with guided tours along with regular traveling exhibits.
Hands On! Regional Museum 315 E. Main St. Johnson City, TN 423-434-4263 Website The Hands On! Regional Museum creates a fun-filled educational environment that stimulates thought and understanding by satisfying natural curiosity.
International Storytelling Center 116 W. Main St. Jonesborough, TN 800-952-8392 Website Located in historic Jonesborough, the Center is the only facility anywhere in the world devoted exclusively to the power of storytelling and its creative applications.
Wallabies 3102 Hanover Road Johnson City, TN 423-328-0489 Website Wallabies is wall-to-wall inflatable slides, and obstacle courses for kids ages 3 - 12 with a large special area just for crawling toddlers.
Wetlands Water Park 1523 Persimmon Ridge Rd. Jonesborough, TN 423-753-1553 Website This water park blends frantic fun with the beauty of Northeast Tennessee. A heart-stopping rampage down the 200-foot giant fiberglass flume is sure to satisfy the daredevil in everyone.
Spend some time exploring these wonderful activities for children in the Tri-Cities. We do suggest that you call ahead to confirm availability and hours when choosing a location to visit.
If you are interested in buying a Tri-Cities home for sale, contact Heather Glatz at 423-943-5430.