Home of the Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord houses several professional race teams and some of the biggest names in the industry live here too! The zMAX Dragway and The Dirt Track are also attractions around the Speedway that offer a variety of events. About a mile down the road is one of the biggest attractions in the state; Concord Mills mall. With major shopping retailers such as AMC Theatres, Bass Pro Shops, Disney store, Sea Life Charlotte-Concord, Dave and Buster’s, plus much more. Concord offers a lot of amenities like recreational centers, parks, sports complexes, an aquatics center, Lake Fisher (with boating, fishing, greenways & bike paths), and the Rocky River Golf Club, a championship 18-hole course. In the fall, Concord welcomes the Carolina Renaissance Festival, one of the largest Renaissance festivals in the country, every year. There are plenty of great activities and places for the whole family to enjoy, like a stay at the Great Wolf Lodge or a trip to Reed Gold Mine to pan for gold!