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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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NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

Youth 12inx16in Wood Sign Track Out Camp DAY 2 at AR Workshop

In this summer camp workshop, you will create a preppy and charming 12″x 16″ customized wood sign! You will have ...

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 ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

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 ...

Drop & Shop at Big Fun Inflatables

Would you like to run errands or have lunch with an old friend! $10 per child and $5 for each ...

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 ...

NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

Youth Canvas Wall Hangings Track Out Camp DAY 4 at AR Workshop

In this summer camp workshop, you will create a crafty customized 10″ X 15″ YOUTH CANVAS WALL HANGING. You will ...

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 ...

Creepy Critters at White Deer Park - Ages 6-12

Worms and spiders and snakes, oh my! Head outdoors with a park educator and explore popular creepy critters in the ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

The International Festival of Raleigh

Come see art and history in action, a world fashion show, Kid's Corner, International Dance Competition, a VIP Dinner opportunity, ...

NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

Life Under Logs (Ages 5-8)

Having trouble with answering your child's wildlife questions? Let us do it for you! Children will have so much fun ...

  • 1:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: - R $9.00 - N $12.00
  • Website: townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

NC State Men's Soccer v. Boston College

-All Fans are encouraged to wear Halloween Costumes and enter for a chance to win Fantastic Beast & Where to ...

  • 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Dail Soccer Field | 2007 Cates Ave, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: gopack.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Gordon's Theory Music Classes at Grow

During these 30 minute classes, children will have the opportunity to learn melodies embedded with different tonalities and rhythms. These ...

Kid's Night Out: Friendly Boo Bash (Special Needs) - Flour Power Cary & Holly Springs

Call or email for time. Head on over for our Special Needs class today! Sweet Halloween treats (Candy Corn Pizza ...

The International Festival of Raleigh

Come see art and history in action, a world fashion show, Kid's Corner, International Dance Competition, a VIP Dinner opportunity, ...

NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

Camp Chestnut Ridge Family Fun Pumpkin Patch

FAMILY FUN! Pumpkins for sale, Hayrides, Face Painting, Meet the Animals, Kid's Activities, Nature Play Area, and Explore the Garden.

AIDS Walk & 5K Run

ViiV Healthcare will once again be the presenting sponsor of the annual AIDS Walk and 5k Run. The event will ...

The International Festival of Raleigh

Come see art and history in action, a world fashion show, Kid's Corner, International Dance Competition, a VIP Dinner opportunity, ...

NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

5th Annual QuintilesIMS Bull City Race Fest

This festival has something for the fastest runners and families alike. Choose from half-marathon, five-mile and one-mile distances and enjoy ...

  • 7:30 am
  • Location: Blackwell Street & Diamond View Park | 318 Blackwell St, Durham, NC
  • Cost: festival is free to enter!
  • Website: www.motivrunning.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Don't Tell Me to "Slow Down" 5K

The first annual Don’t Tell Me to "Slow Down” 5K run/walk will occur on Oct 22nd, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. ...

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 ...

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 ...

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Fall Pumpkin & Harvest Festival - Hill Ridge Farms

Everybody loves Fall on the Farm! Our 2017 Fall Harvest & Pumpkin Festival will begin on SEPTEMBER 16th - November ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Hill Ridge Farms | 703 Tarboro Road, Youngsville, NC 27596
  • Cost: $14 per person(ages 2-12) $12 (ages 13+) Under 2 Free
  • Website: www.hillridgefarms.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

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 ...

Fall Pumpkin & Harvest Festival - Hill Ridge Farms

Everybody loves Fall on the Farm! Our 2017 Fall Harvest & Pumpkin Festival will begin on SEPTEMBER 16th - November ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Hill Ridge Farms | 703 Tarboro Road, Youngsville, NC 27596
  • Cost: $14 per person(ages 2-12) $12 (ages 13+) Under 2 Free
  • Website: www.hillridgefarms.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

"Miss Spider´s Tea Party" by David Kirk - Story and Craft - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

This classic story about a spider and the guests she invites to her tea party will be our focus during ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Lil Cooks in the Kitchen: Spaghetti with the Yeti

Kids will discover the fun in cooking along with story book characters who are cooking up the same thing they ...

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 Hours - Big Fun Inflatables

Toddler open play admission will include an apple juice and fruit snacks. Older sibling open admission will include a bottled ...

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 ...

Toddler Bounce at BounceU!

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

Sweet Potato Day at the State Farmers Market

Venture to the State Farmers Market as a family and enjoy all the local produce and more! As part of ...

  • 5:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: State Farmers Market | 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncagr.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Fall Fun at Three Bears Acres

Come to Three Bear Acres for Fall Fun! Hayrides, s'mores, corn cannon, hay fort, archery in addition to all our ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Three Bears Acres | 711 Beaver Dam Road | Creedmoor NC 27522
  • Cost: Adults $8 Children $15 (Children 2 and under are free) -Toddler Thursday $12 (children ages 3-5yrs) with one parent free with paying child -Senior Citizen $5
  • Website: www.threebearsacres.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events, Ongoing Programs

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Crawling Critters: Nutty Buddies (Ages 1+)

Bring your 'wee ones' out to the preserve for a relaxing morning stroll to enjoy and experience nature. Little ones ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: - R $8.00 - N $10.00
  • Website: townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Fall Fellowship Lock-in at Adventure Landing

Come join us at our Fall Fellowship Lock-ins! Exclusively for Youth Fellowship Groups! The lock-in runs from Midnight – 6am. Each guest receives: Unlimited ...

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 ...

Gordon's Theory Music Classes at Grow

During these 30 minute classes, children will have the opportunity to learn melodies embedded with different tonalities and rhythms. These ...

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 ...

Fall Fellowship Lock-in at Adventure Landing

Come join us at our Fall Fellowship Lock-ins! Exclusively for Youth Fellowship Groups! The lock-in runs from Midnight – 6am. Each guest receives: Unlimited ...

Spooktacular Durant - Durant Nature Preserve

Come to Durant and celebrate the year of the spider with us! We'll play some fun spider games to learn ...

Super Hero Run/Run For You 5K

Beneficiaries: Friedrich’s Ataxia is a genetic debilitating, life-shortening, degenerative neuro-muscular disorder affecting 1 in 50,000. All runs will be dedicated ...

Day of the Dead 5k & Street Festival

Welcome to our 7th annual Day of the Dead 5k happening Saturday, October 28th 2017. The Day of the Dead ...

7 Billion Reasons to Run 5K Race & 5K Fun Run/Walk

The Reasons to Run 5K will be held at Bond Park in Cary on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 9:00 ...

Spooktacular Halloween Treats for Kids at Sur la table

Ages 8-14. Have your young chef join us in the kitchen for the most spooktacular, fun and frighteningly delicious baking ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Sur la Table | North Hills 4421 Six Forks Road Suite 107, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $49/person
  • Website: www.surlatable.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Lights Up Sound Down Movies at Marbles

Monthly sensory-sensitive screenings at Marbles IMAX for kids with special needs, young kids and their families. Makes an ideal first ...

Hallowed Heroes 5k Run and Fall Festival

Join Traditions at Wake Forest for the Hallowed Heroes Run benefiting Toys for Lil Troops! Participate in a 5k or ...

Fall Pumpkin & Harvest Festival - Hill Ridge Farms

Everybody loves Fall on the Farm! Our 2017 Fall Harvest & Pumpkin Festival will begin on SEPTEMBER 16th - November ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:30 pm
  • Location: Hill Ridge Farms | 703 Tarboro Road, Youngsville, NC 27596
  • Cost: $14 per person(ages 2-12) $12 (ages 13+) Under 2 Free
  • Website: www.hillridgefarms.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Boo at NC Zoo

Celebrate the excitement of the season with a weekend of safe daytime Halloween fun. Enjoy trick or treat games, storytelling, ...

Art in the Park: Fantastic Halloween at Yates Mill Pond

Do you like things that go bump in the night? Then join us in the park’s Finley Center any time ...

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 Time Meet-Up Class - Marbles Museum

Join us for a staff-facilitated baby meet-up! We’ll guide you through creative ways to interact with your little one while ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Cleveland Community Trunk or Treat

Truck or Treat brought to you by the Greater Cleveland Chamber of Commerce and the Cleveland Volunteer Fire Department

Zombie Survival Course at Thomas G Crowder Woodland Center

Are you ready for Halloween? What about zombies? When the zombies come we want you to be ready. We will ...

Day Camp: Halloween Friendly Bash - Flour Power Cary, North Hills, Falls River and Holly Springs

Ages 5-12. Its a Teacher Workday Halloween Bash! We bake may fun things (Check specific location for list of foods) ...

Art in the Park: Fantastic Halloween at Yates Mill Pond

Do you like things that go bump in the night? Then join us in the park’s Finley Center any time ...

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 ...

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