• Opie: “Paw, what kind of bait are you putting on my line?"

    Andy: “Why, that's fish-catching bait. That's the idea, you know, to catch fish.”

    There’s such beauty in so many places around Mount Airy to enjoy. Adventure seekers will enjoy hiking Pilot Mountain State Park, riding down the breathtaking Blue Ridge Parkway or horseback riding on the Sauratown Trails. And like Opie and Andy, there’s plenty of fishing to be done or just relaxing in the comforts of nature.

    Are you ready to play?


Recreation - Indoor

Armfield Civic Center
873 W 52 Bypass

Pilot Mountain NC

Local Phone: (336) 368-2012

Located in Pilot Mountain, the Armfield Civic Center is a fitness and community center with an indoor pool, free-weight room, cardio room, basketball gym, indoor walking track, supervised play area, and activity rooms. Fitness and after-school programs are provided for members. The facility is also open on Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.


Creekside Cinema
605 E Bluemont Rd.

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: (336) 789-0033

Creekside Cinema is a ten-screen complex with stadium seating, digital surround sound, and a full-service concessions. A private party room is also available for rent.


Historic Earle Theatre and Old-Time Music Heritage Hall
142 N. Main St.

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: (800) 286-6193

arts@surryarts.org

Built in 1938, the Earle Theatre has remained much the same as it did in the 1930s. The old-time music heritage hall is open daily until 3 p.m. Every Thursday night at 7 p.m. is a free bluegrass/old-time jam session – anyone is welcome to bring an instrument and join in the fun! The Earle Theatre is also home to the second-longest-running live radio show in the nation, broadcast on WPAQ 740 AM – the Merry-Go-Round show, every Saturday at 11 a.m. for $5 per person, with a jam session after the show.
The Earle also still shows movies throughout the year. Call 336-786-2222 for features and show times.


Mount Airy Lanes Bowling
930 W Lebanon St.

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: (336) 786-5119

Mount Airy Lanes Bowling is a  family oriented bowling alley for a great day of entertainment for all ages. It’s an affordable way to spend the evening and also a great place for birthday parties.


ProHealth Fitness Center
280 North Pointe Blvd.

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: (336) 786-4133

info@prohealthcenter.com

The ProHealth Fintess Center is a privately owned fitness center with fitness programs, indoor track, gym, and weight room. The center has an indoor heated pool for aquatic fitness classes and free swim. A nursery and personal training is provided for members. ProHealth is open Monday through Friday from 5:30 p.m. until 9 p.m., Saturday from 5 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.


Reeves Community Center
113 S Renfro St.  

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: (336) 786-8313

csmith@mountairy.org

The Reeves Community Center has both an indoor and outdoor pool along with free weights, elliptical equipment, basketball gym, racquetball courts, and more. Day passes are available for visitors with access to all daily classes and fitness area. The facility is open Monday through Friday from 5:30 a.m. until 9 p.m., Saturday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., and Sunday from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m.


Sacred Space Yoga Studio
229 Market Street

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: 336-755-2076

lisa@sacredspacenc.com

Sacred Space’s mission is to share Yoga in its whole form, as a means of healing and maintaining the health of mind, body and spirit, and the cultivation of soul. From beginners to advanced, Sacred Space has yoga classes for everyone, both vinyasa flow and alignment-based, as well as meditation, kids’ yoga and a variety of weekend workshops, all designed to leave you feeling relaxed and energized. Located in a beautifully-renovated historic building just one block west of Main Street in the heart of Mount Airy, our 1,500 square foot studio features hardwood floors, soaring ceilings, soft natural light and an abundance of good energy. Visitors are always welcome to drop in for a class. Please check our website or stop by the studio for class descriptions and schedules.

Sacred Space Yoga Studio is located at 229 Market Street in Downtown Mount Airy.


Starlight Skating Center
804 Fowler Rd.

Mount Airy NC

Local Phone: (336) 786-7676

starliteskate@embarqmail.com

The Starlight Skating Center of Mount Airy is a year-round indoor skating rink and entertainment center. Starlight is open during the week for private parties and during the weekends for the public. Lace up those skates and join Starlight Skating Center for a great experience. Your whole family will enjoy our Mount Airy skating rink!