From horseback riding and deep-sea fishing to mini golf courses and adventure parks, the Outer Banks is the ultimate destination for family fun. If you are looking for a great way to spend time with the kids, you must try Go-Kart racing! There are several places to race Go-Karts in the Outer Banks, so you’ll want to visit a few of them during your stay. And for more more great tips about things to see and do during your family vacation, make sure to request access to our free Outer Banks Vacation Guide!
Top 3 Places to Race Go-Karts in the Outer Banks
1. Paradise Golf and Arcade in Kill Devil Hills, NC
With a large and winding Go-Kart track, the thrill of a lifetime awaits you at Paradise Fun Park! The park is open 24-hours every day during the busy season, and hours vary in the off-season. You must be at least 10 years old to drive the Go-Kart, and a ride costs just $10. Bring the whole family and race each other around the twists and turns! Paradise Fun Park also offers mini golfing, bumper cars, and so much more.
2. Full Throttle Speedway in Nags Head, NC
If you’re looking for some of the fastest Go-Karts in the Outer Banks, you’ll definitely want to visit Full Throttle Speedway. These lightning-fast gas-powered Go-Karts can accommodate up to 20 people, so bring all of your friends and family! Whether you choose to race each other on the Oval Track or the twisty Figure Eight track, it is sure to be an experience you will never forget! Afterward, stop by the concession stand for ice cream, cotton candy, and other sweet treats. The speedway is open Monday through Saturday from 12 p.m. until 6 p.m.
3. Nags Head Raceway
Another great option in Nags Head, this raceway offers single, double, and junior carts. Pick your ride of choice and enjoy the breathtaking sound-side views while you whiz past the water toward the finish line. This adventure park also offers an on-site arcade and bumper cars. Hours of operation vary throughout the season, so we recommend calling ahead at 252-480-4639. Buckle up and enjoy the ride!
Other Family-Friendly Activities in the Outer Banks
After an exhilarating day racing Go-Karts in the Outer Banks, check out these other kid-friendly adventures!
- Mini Golfing
- Corolla Adventure Park
- Outer Banks Water Parks
- Visit the Aquarium
- Wild Horse Tours
- Air Tours
- Dolphin Tours
Book Your Stay With Paramount Destinations
When it comes to accommodations in the Outer Banks, look no further than Paramount Destinations. We offer a wide array of vacation rentals in Duck, Corolla, Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills, Southern Shores, and The Currituck Club. From large family homes to intimate beachside properties, we are sure to have the ideal lodging option for your next getaway. We even offer dog-friendly rentals for visitors who are traveling with their four-legged friends!
Land’s End would be an excellent choice for your Outer Banks family vacation. This expansive oceanfront home offers plenty of decks, excellent views of the water, and is just steps away from the beach. With room to comfortably accommodate 16 guests, you’ll have plenty of space to relax and unwind. So what are you waiting for? Check our availability and start planning your family beach vacation today!