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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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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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Easter Events at Bass Pro Shop

PHOTOS with the EASTER BUNNY! One Free 4x6 Photo per family! Monday-Thursday 5:30-7:30 Friday 2-8 Saturdays 11-6 Sundays 12-5 FREE CRAFTS Decorate an Easter Wreath (April 13 ...

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour - NC Museum of Art

Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries. Each free tour lasts 30 minutes and ...

Easter Egg Hunt at Encounter Church

Celebrate Easter at Encounter Church in an amazing Easter Service followed by our Free Easter Egg Hunt for kids ages ...

Mill Heritage and Local History Tour

Discover Historic Yates Mill – a place of business, community and exciting local history! Explore the inner workings of the ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60+), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Ages 6 & younger Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Easter Egg Hunt & Skate at United Skates of America Raleigh

It's the family skate party of the year! Come out to meet the Easter Bunny & hunt for eggs. Admission ...

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 ...

Discovery Tables: Going Green

Celebrate Earth Day by coming to the park to learn fun facts about our blue planet, tips on how to ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

NC State Earth Fair

Celebrate Earth Day with the Wolfpack. This is an Earth-focused fair featuring exhibits, demonstrations and ideas on how you can ...

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med North

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: WakeMed North Family Health & Women's Hospital 10000 Falls of Neuse Rd. Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

Discovery Tables: Going Green

Celebrate Earth Day by coming to the park to learn fun facts about our blue planet, tips on how to ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Sky Zone's Toddler Time is a great way to get our youngest jumpers active and ready for nap time. Every ...

Nature Playday at Prarie Ridge Ecostation

Come out and play! The Nature PlaySpace will be stocked with extra special materials and supplies and a Museum play ...

Story time at Kendra Scott!

Help Kendra Scott- North Hills celebrate National World Book Day with free story time, and snacks! Bring a new book ...

  • 10:30 am
  • Location: Kendra Scott- North Hills (4321 Lassiter at North Hills Avenue, Raleigh, NC)
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Discovery Tables: Going Green

Celebrate Earth Day by coming to the park to learn fun facts about our blue planet, tips on how to ...

NC State University’s Farm Animal Days

Farm Animal Days gives children a chance to see and touch farm animals and learn about agriculture; tractors will also ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Lake Wheeler Road-Beef Unit | 3720 Lake Wheeler Rd Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free, registration required
  • Website: cals.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

Leaps & Peeps at Gigi's Playhouse

LMNOP is an interactive and engaging program designed to guide parents and young children through learning basic sign language and ...

Bright Futures Breakfast at North Ridge Country Club

Please join us for the 2nd Annual Bright Futures Breakfast. At this complimentary event, we'll share with you with the ...

NC State University’s Farm Animal Days

Farm Animal Days gives children a chance to see and touch farm animals and learn about agriculture; tractors will also ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Lake Wheeler Road-Beef Unit | 3720 Lake Wheeler Rd Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free, registration required
  • Website: cals.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

What’s in the Box - NC Museum of Art

Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session ...

  • 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $6 Family-level members and above $8 Nonmembers (child ticketed, adult free)
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Sky Zone's Toddler Time is a great way to get our youngest jumpers active and ready for nap time. Every ...

Goodguys 5th North Carolina Nationals at North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Goodguys returns to the Tar Heel state for the 5th edition of the North Carolina Nationals, April 26-28. The NC ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Starting at $12
  • Website: www.good-guys.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

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 ...

Pop Up and Play at Snickerdoodles

Pop Up & Play!!! Bring the little ones in to have some fun; they can make a stuffed animal with ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: SnickerDoodles 3721 Lynn Rd #112, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: snicker-doodles.com
  • Category: Family Fun

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

NC State University’s Farm Animal Days

Farm Animal Days gives children a chance to see and touch farm animals and learn about agriculture; tractors will also ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Lake Wheeler Road-Beef Unit | 3720 Lake Wheeler Rd Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free, registration required
  • Website: cals.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

YMCA Families On! Challenge

The YMCA Families On! Challenge is a fun, family race specifically designed for all ages and athletic abilities. Family, friends, ...

Socks & Undie 5K Rundie & Kids Fun Run - Raleigh

Note in the Pocket is proud to present the 6th Annual Socks & Undie 5K Rundie presented by Planet Fitness ...

Goodguys 5th North Carolina Nationals at North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Goodguys returns to the Tar Heel state for the 5th edition of the North Carolina Nationals, April 26-28. The NC ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Starting at $12
  • Website: www.good-guys.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Angels Among Us 5K and Walk of Hope at Duke

This special day begins with a 5K run through the Duke campus, followed by a Walk of Hope through the ...

PurpleStride Raleigh-Durham

When you Wage Hope at PurpleStride Raleigh-Durham 2019, the walk to end pancreatic cancer, you join a vibrant community of ...

Goodguys 5th North Carolina Nationals at North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Goodguys returns to the Tar Heel state for the 5th edition of the North Carolina Nationals, April 26-28. The NC ...

  • 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Starting at $12
  • Website: www.good-guys.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Breakfast with Elmo! at Snickerdoodles

SnickerDoodles will be hosting a private breakfast and meet and greet with a Elmo on Sunday April 28th from 9:30-11:00. ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: SnickerDoodles 3721 Lynn Rd #112, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $10/person
  • Website: squareup.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Donuts with Dad at Color Me Mine

Calling all Dads! It's Mother's Day soon so bring the kids and get a jump on the perfect gift for ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Color Me Mine | Waverly Place 316 Colonades Way Suite 215 Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: $10 deposit saves your spot(s); Purchases separately
  • Website: cary.colormemine.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour - NC Museum of Art

Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries. Each free tour lasts 30 minutes and ...

Stories on Sunday at Quail Ridge Books

Join our children's booksellers as they read their favorite picture books. We'll explore faraway places and visit cozy, comfortable spots. ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med North

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: WakeMed North Family Health & Women's Hospital 10000 Falls of Neuse Rd. Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

Storytime with Live Animals and Meet the Animals at the Museum of Natural Sciences

Storytime with Live Animals 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Monday Morning Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

Start the week out right! Join Mz. Linda under our big tree on Monday mornings for stories, rhymes, songs, and ...

Storytime and Craft at SnickerDoodles

Join us for a free Story Time with optional staff-led craft every Monday!

KidJump (Ages 6 and 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). ...

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Sky Zone's Toddler Time is a great way to get our youngest jumpers active and ready for nap time. Every ...

Nature Playday at Prarie Ridge Ecostation

Come out and play! The Nature PlaySpace will be stocked with extra special materials and supplies and a Museum play ...

Storytime with Live Animals and Meet the Animals at the Museum of Natural Sciences

Storytime with Live Animals 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest Locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our ...

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