Dog Friendly Activities in Waxhaw, NC

There are 2 dog friendly activities in Waxhaw, and 59 more nearby. Use the links below to get an overview of each one, see pictures, print directions, and even read reviews from other dog owners. Coming from out of town? Get a discounted rate on pet friendly hotels in Waxhaw.

Pet Friendly Dogwood Park
Dogwood Park Dogwood Park has a dog park that has separate areas for small and large dogs. The park is 22.5 acres and includes paved and unpaved trails, picnic/grill sites, handicapped accessible fishing pier , little free library, geo-caching, amphitheater, and portable restroom facilities. See Details
Pet Friendly The DreamChaser's Brewery
The DreamChaser's Brewery Leashed dogs are welcome outdoors and inside the taproom at The DreamChaser's Brewery in Waxhaw, NC. The former firehouse turned microbrewery is home to a wide range of beer styles. Food trucks are frequently on site. See Details
Triple C Brewing Company Triple C Brewing Company is pet-friendly. Original brick walls, beer hall tables, and original windows give this taproom an authentic Historic South End neighborhood feel. Their most popular beers range from an easy-drinking blonde ale to a boozy barrel aged stout. Dogs are welcome on a leash in the patio area, as long as they are well-behaved and all mess is cleaned up after them. Triple C Brewing Company is open Tuesday to Wednesday from 4pm to 9pm, Thursday to Friday from 4pm to 10pm, Saturday from 12pm to 10pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details
Lucky Dog Bark & Brew Charlotte Lucky Dog Bark & Brew is a dog-friendly sports bar with an indoor/outdoor dog park in Charlotte, NC. It is a 21-and-up establishment, so they only welcome furry children. You can let your pooch run off leash safely while you socialize in a sports bar atmosphere. They also offer other amenities, such as dog bathing salon, doggie day care and overnight boarding. See Details
Park Road Books Park Road Books is pet-friendly. Established in 1977, this store is Charlotte’s only independent bookstore that carries strictly new books. You can bring your four-legged friend with you, as long as they don't mind hanging with the store dog, Yola. Don't forget to check out their community events including author events, local book clubs and more. The store is open Monday through Friday from 9am to 9pm and Saturday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm. See Details
Frazier Dog Park Dogs are allowed to play off-leash in a designated area of this park on Sycamore Street. See Details
Skiptown Skiptown is pet-friendly. A first-of-its-kind, this tech-enabled pet care facility and social bar in Charlotte’s booming South End neighborhood is great for dogs and their busy owners. Skiptown features dog daycare, overnight boarding, 24,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor off-leash play area, and a social bar with 25 taps, including a dog-friendly bone broth “beer.” Download the Skiptown app to get started. Skiptown is opening Monday through Thursday from 7:00am to 9:00pm, Friday to Saturday from 7:30am to 9:30pm and Sunday from 7:00am to 8:00pm. See Details
Anne Springs Close Greenway Anne Springs Close Greenway allows leashed pets to join you on its miles of hiking trails. See Details
Sleepy Poet Antique Mall Not just an antique mall, but so much more! With over 55,000 square feet, Sleepy Poet is a great place to spend an afternoon. Wander the aisles with your leashed four-legged family members, and don't worry we have snacks and fresh water for everyone! Large green area out front to stretch your legs too. See Details
Lucky Dog Bark and Brew - Steele Creek Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is a dog-friendly sports bar with a difference, they're also home to an indoor/outdoor dog park. They offer doggie daycare, overnight boarding, and baths. As they are a 21 and over facility, they only welcome furry children. On Tuesdays, you can pick any beer and give your dog a bath for $15. This service is first come, first serve and starts at 5pm. Bath prices on other days vary. Lucky Dog Bark and Brew is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 11pm and Friday to Saturday from 7am to 12am. See Details
Landsford Canal State Park You and Fido can enjoy the ingenuity which made the Catawba River commercially navigable in the early 1800s as you explore the remains of the historic canal system. Popular park activities include nature-watching, picnicking, fishing, hiking, canoeing, and kayaking. Dogs must be leashed at all times. See Details
History Walk of the Queen City 'History Walk of the Queen City' is a pet-friendly Airbnb Experience hosted by Bliss. You and Fido will take a walking guided tour of Charlotte to discover how the city was originally designed by its founders. See Victorian homes, First Presbyterian Church, the US Mint Site, Settler’s Cemetery, 4th Ward Park and more. The experience lasts 1.5 hours and can accommodate up to 10 guests ages 10 and up. Rates start at $25 per person. See Details
McDowell Nature Preserve McDowell Nature Preserve is a great location to bring your leashed dog! There are several trails to explore. The park is never too busy and you can stay and BBQ if you'd like as well on one of their many patios. Dogs must remain on a leash no longer than 6 feet at all times and are not permitted to swim. See Details
Carolina History & Haunts Whether or not you believe in ghosts, please join us for a stroll through Charlotte's streets guided by the eerie glow of candlelight. Within 75 minutes, listen to the stories of local history and haunts as we bring you to the sites where some of uptown's departed inhabitants are said to still linger. If seeing is believing, come and see for yourself. Pets are welcome on the tour. See Details
At Home Fido can tag along as you shop in At Home, the home decor superstore. At Home sells furniture, rugs, kitchen and dining items, bedding, bath, storage, garden items and more. Dogs must be in a cart during their visit to the store. This location of At Home is open Monday through Saturday from 9am to 10pm and Sunday from 9am to 9pm. See Details
Spencer Park Dog Park Spencer Park Dog Park is pet-friendly. Home to Rock Hill's first off-leash dog park, the park offers playing areas for dogs of all sizes. Dog accommodations include two areas - an area for dogs 30 lbs or less and an area for all sizes. There are water fountains in both areas to keep pups hydrated and waste stations to keep the park clean for others to enjoy. See Details
Lore Brewing Company Lore Brewing Company is pet-friendly. The first brewery in Indian Land, SC is completely family owned and serves up fresh craft beer brewed on site. Fido is welcome to join you inside the taproom or at an umbrella shaded table on their outdoor patio. See Details
Andrew Jackson State Park Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife. Pets are not allowed in or around lodging facilities.
This 360-acre park was established to honor the seventh President of the United States, Andrew Jackson. The museum tells the story of Jackson's boyhood experiences during the Revolutionary War and highlights life in the South Carolina backcountry from Andrew Jackson's birth in 1767 until he left South Carolina in 1784. Recreational opportunities include a campground, fishing lake, picnic shelters and nature trails.
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William Davies Park William Davies Park provides plenty of space for your pup to run off leash and features separate areas for small and large dogs, seating areas, and trees for shade.


The park has two sides to it. One side is for small dogs from 20lbs on down, and the other is for big dogs fro 20lbs on up. Nice fenced in area plenty of water, running room, and toys. The parents also have a place to sit and watch their fur-children run wild. There plenty of trees around for some nice shade.
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Shuffletown Park Shuffletown Park has a 4-acre enclosure for large dogs and a smaller area for small dogs. The area is partially-wooded for shade. See Details
Fetching Meadow at McAlpine Creek Park Pets love to play off-leash in the designated area of this Charlotte public park. This park is a one-acre, fenced-in, off-leash area for dogs.
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Birdsong Brewing Birdsong Brewing is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in the pretty outside area on a leash, as long as they are under control and any mess is cleaned up. This brewery produces a delicious array of beers for patrons to try, including 12 different beers available on tap. One of their most interesting and popular beers is the jalapeno pale ale. Food is also available from visiting food trucks. Birdsong Brewing is open Tuesday through Friday from 3pm to 10pm, Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 11am to 8pm. See Details
The Peach Stand The Peach Stand in Fort Mill, SC, is a dog-friendly produce market offering all there is to love about a roadside produce stand along with the diverse selections of a deli, restaurant, bakery, and butcher shop. They have a few small tables outside of the main store where you can find dog-friendly seating with Fido. You'll find a little bit of everything at the Peach Stand from burgers and breakfast to fresh produce and baked treats for the road. See Details
Sugar Creek Brewing Company Sugar Creek Brewing Company is pet-friendly. Dogs are welcome to join their owners in the outside area on a leash, as long as they are under control and any mess is cleaned up. This brewery produces a delicious array of beers for patrons to try, including a number of beers on tap. One of their most interesting and popular beers is the Sugar Creek Pale Ale. Food is also available from visiting food trucks. Resident Culture Brewing Company is open monday through Thursday from 4pm to 10pm, Friday from 2pm to 11pm, Saturday from 11am to 11pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 8pm. See Details