Summer Festivals

This page lists summer festivals for families in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
Kids Raleigh: Summer Festivals - Fun 4 Raleigh Kids
06/30/2019 Finley Freedom Festival at A.E. Finley YMCA

The Finley Freedom Festival is a free, family-centered Independence Day celebration! Bring your chai ...

June 30, 2019
Hours: 6:30 pm - 9 pm
9216 Baileywick Road, Raleigh, NC
07/13/2019 Destination SunFest at Dix Park

To reduce the impact on Dorothea Dix Park and its neighbors we have decided to combine two upcoming ...

Saturday, July 13, 2019
Hours: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Big Field at Dorothea Dix Park 101 Blair Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27603
07/20/2019 One Giant Leap Festival at North Carolina Museum of History

The One Giant Leap Festival is part of Lift Off NC: Apollo+Beyond—a yearlong celebration that marks ...

July 20, 2019
Hours: 11 AM - 4 PM
Free admission
North Carolina Museum of History 5 East Edenton Street, Raleigh, NC, 27601
08/17/2019 Play Moore Music Festival

The long-awaited Moore Square renovation is almost complete! This summer, the new and improved park ...

August 17, 2019
Hours: 3pm - 9pm
Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St., Raleigh, NC
08/24/2019 Lazy Daze Arts And Crafts Festival

Lazy Daze features two areas for children of all ages to explore and play. Kids World is the outdoor ...

Saturday, August 24, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
See website for details
316 N Academy St, Cary, NC
09/21/2019 Rolesville's BBQ & Bands Festival

It is almost time for our annual BBQ and Bands Festival! We have fun, food, vendors, children’s game ...

September 21, 2019
Hours: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
1101 Granite Falls Blvd, Rolesville, NC