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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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February 17

Family fun events like festivals, carnivals, fairs, family fun days and more.

Events and programs for families with kids with special needs.

Races, walks, 5Ks that kids and families can participate in.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category.

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams.

One time classes open to kids and families.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Holiday events includes events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Ongoing family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

Morning Bird Walks - Harris Lake County Park

Help park staff add to our Great Backyard Bird Count data as we walk along the trails and shoreline to ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill, NC 27562
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Breakfast with the Birds (GBBC)

Enjoy doughnuts with a cup of shade-grown, bird-friendly coffee or hot chocolate for the kids, before leisurely walking the trails ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Kay Yow Cancer Fund Celebration Run/Walk

Take part in a run/walk in support of women who are battling cancer. The Celebration Run/Walk is a non-timed event ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

TICA Time Cat Show

TICA cat show: 14 rings! (12 Allbreed and 2 Specialty rings) Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 9 ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds Holshouser Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $4-$7 (Kids 7 and Under are free)
  • Website: itsticatime.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Competitions

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

Discovery Table: National Birds (GBBC)

Is it true that Turkey and Eagle once faced off to see who would be our national bird? Find out ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Early Birders

Join us on a winter bird scavenger hunt! Search for common birds of the park and count them along the ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Lake Lynn Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Toddler Bounce at BounceU!

Take time out to spend with your little one as you both crawl, explore and bounce in a safe environment ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Babies on the MOVE - Mini Movers: 0-6 Months

Take part in a class that teaches individualized ways to foster motor development for your child. Focus on developmental positions ...

Taste Buds Kitchen Summer Camp Open House

Join us for a camp open house. Parents and students are encouraged to drop-in to meet our Chef Instructor and ...

Winter Bird Walk - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Enjoy a beautiful morning on this easy-paced bird walk at Horseshoe Farm. We'll likely see birds that frequent meadows and ...

Morning Matinee Skate (Ages 10 and younger) - Jellybeans (Cary)

This session is geared toward the younger skater or those new to skating. Session limited to children 10 yrs old ...

Body Mind Spirit Expo

Holistic living expo - health, wellness and metaphysical booths and lectures featuring natural and holistic health produces, intuitive readings, enlightened ...

  • 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Scott Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $12 for adults and children under age 10 are admitted free
  • Website: www.bmse.net
  • Category: Family Fun

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Body Mind Spirit Expo

Holistic living expo - health, wellness and metaphysical booths and lectures featuring natural and holistic health produces, intuitive readings, enlightened ...

  • 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Scott Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $12 for adults and children under age 10 are admitted free
  • Website: www.bmse.net
  • Category: Family Fun

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour - NC Museum of Art

Discover art from other places and times. Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Changing themes.

Meet your Museum Tour - NC Museum of Art

50 minute tours at 12:30 and 2:30. With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, ...

K-2nd, 3rd-5th, K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

The Cat in the Hat - Classic Productions for Students

2 shows: 9:45 am and 11:45 am From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her ...

Tell A Fairytale Day (3-5 yrs) - Durant Nature Preserve

February 26th is Tell a Fairytale Day! Celebrate with us as we read a nature themed fairytale or two. Afterwards ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Mazes & Brain Games (Exhibit)

Maneuver your way through this mind boggling collection of mind-bending adventures, 3-D puzzles and full-body games - an unforgettable adventure ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Abbotts Creek Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Lake Lynn Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Toddler Bounce at BounceU!

Take time out to spend with your little one as you both crawl, explore and bounce in a safe environment ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

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