Five Local Scenes You Must Experience

by Country Inns & Suites
Friday, April 18, 2014

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You have a lot of things to consider when deciding on a new getaway destination. Local attractions, like a vibrant shopping district or theme park, are often at the top of your consideration list. Enhance your travels and make each vacation unique by planning a trip to one of these destinations with a local flair!

1. Huntersville, North Carolina

Festivals are a fantastic way to experience the local scene of any destination. Located in Huntersville, North Carolina, the Carolina Renaissance Festival & Artisan Market Place is one of the largest Renaissance fairs in the United States. Tree-lined lanes are filled with over 100 craft and food vendors, non-stop music, comedy shows, and reenactments of historic events and sports. Book the Local Experience Package at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lake Norman, NC, to receive tickets for two to this exciting event, along with a complimentary snack bag!

2. Atlanta, Georgia

Theme parks are a thrilling way to experience a local area, and Six Flags Over Georgia is a perfect example. Entertaining shows, mind-numbingly fast roller coasters, and countless kiddie rides make this an amazing getaway for families of all ages. The Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Atlanta Airport North will make your planning even easier by providing you with two tickets to Six Flags when you book the Local Experience Package.

3. Tucson, Arizona

Your travels will soar to new heights when you tour the Pima Air and Space Museum in Tucson, Arizona. More than 80 acres of history, memorabilia, and exhibits will both entertain and educate you. Enjoy a few of the 350 average days of sunshine and two tickets to the Pima Air and Space Museum when you take advantage of the Local Experience Package at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Tucson Airport.

4. Bloomington, Minnesota

The Mall of America is a paradise for shoppers and a popular local attraction for any visitor to the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. Did you know that the mall also has an impressive aquarium in addition to their 400 retail stores? Book the Local Experience Package at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Eagan or the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Bloomington at Mall of America, and you’ll receive two tickets to the Mall of America’s SEA LIFE® Minnesota Aquarium. Over 10,000 aquatic creatures await your arrival!

5. Manchester, New Hampshire

Museums are an excellent way to appreciate local history and culture. Experience the story of Manchester, New Hampshire, at the local Millyard Museum. The exhibits illustrate the area’s history with intriguing art, artifacts, and more. In addition to getting two tickets to this museum, you’ll also enjoy two tickets to the Currier Museum of Art and complimentary transportation to both attractions when you book the Local Experience Package at the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Manchester Airport.

Discover the local scene during your next getaway! Learn more about booking a Local Experience Package at one of our many participating Country Inns & Suites By Carlson hotels to enjoy a pair of tickets or passes or a gift card to what locals describe as the “must see or do” thing in town. We look forward to hearing about your trip!