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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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June 15

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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Free Family Fishing Event at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s

Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris is challenging families to put down their digital devices and get outside this summer ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 801 Bass Pro Ln., Cary, NC, 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Myles of Great Hopes 5K

Myles of Great Hopes - 501(3) (c) is hosting a 5K Fun Run Fun Walk for families in the Triangle ...

Farmers Market Downtown Cary

Gear up for a morning of fresh local goods, cheerful entertainment and family fun! Shop for farm-fresh weekly groceries and ...

Cars & Coffee at Parkside Town Commons

Join us the third Saturday of every month! Calling all car enthusiasts! Join us every 3rd Saturday for the Cary ...

Charity Distance Festival

Fit & Able invites you to be part of the Charity Distance Festival to support many area non-profits that serve ...

Free Family Fishing Event at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s

Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris is challenging families to put down their digital devices and get outside this summer ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 801 Bass Pro Ln., Cary, NC, 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Father's Day at Kings

The fun day with Dad Includes: Free Pin Painting for the Kids, Lane & Dining Reservations, Food & Drink Specials ...

Inside Pitch Promotions Toy, Hobby and Sports Collectibles Show

Inside Pitch Promotions, Inc. promotes the art of collecting sports and toy memorabilia on the East Coast through trading, selling ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Kerr Scott Bldg. 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC, 27607
  • Cost: $5; Free admission for kids (ages 15 and under)
  • Website: www.insidepitchpromotions.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). ...

Toddler Time at Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Come join Goldfish at the Falls Village Chick-fil-A for Toddler Time on June 10 from 9:30-10:30am! Enjoy breakfast and activities ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free activities; food purchased separately
  • Website: www.cfarestaurant.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

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

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Junior Park Jamboree at TreeRunner Raleigh Adventure Park

Calling all Junior Parkers! Come join us for a sing-a-long Jamboree. We will be playing preschool songs, Disney songs, and ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: TreeRunner Raleigh Adventure Park 12804 Norwood Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $22.19
  • Website: go.theflybook.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). ...

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 ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

Free Tuesday Morning Movies (Apex)

Grab the kids, snacks, blankets and visit us for your free, favorite movies on the big screen! Doors open at ...

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). ...

The Story at Falls Lake at Forest Ridge Park

Through storytelling and interactive participation, children will learn about Falls Lake and the animals that make the park home. Come ...

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 ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

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

Playtime in the Park at Downtown Park

Kids can explore the Downtown Park while enjoying fun activities everyone will like! Join us in July for giant checkers, ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

Parent and Me at Artistic Thirst

Child, 2-5 years old, and parent create together using non-toxic materials such as chalk, crayons and finger paints. Bring in ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 13200 Falls of Neuse Road, suite 133, Wakefield Crossing Shopping Center, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $20.00 per painting
  • Website: www.artisticthirst.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). ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Summer Soltice and World Day of Music at The Nesting Spot

Join us to celebrate the first day of Summer and World Music Day. June 21st!

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: The Nesting Spot 1241 S Main Street Suite 7, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

CORD Color Run

CORD Raleigh is a chapter of Chinmaya Organization for Rural Development (CORD) USA; a non-profit organization that aims to help ...

Farmers Market Downtown Cary

Gear up for a morning of fresh local goods, cheerful entertainment and family fun! Shop for farm-fresh weekly groceries and ...

Baristas and Bakers at Downtown Park

Every month, a different Cary-area coffee and baked-goods shop will set up inside the Downtown Park for visitors to purchase ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Downtown Park, 319 S. Academy Street, Cary, NC
  • Cost: Prices vary for items
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Other

Holly Springs Farmers Market

The HSFM is a free, family-friendly event in downtown Holly Springs with live music and kids' activities weekly. We are ...

Pretzel Twist at Taste Buds Kitchen

Come play twister with us! Culinary twister that is. With the help of our best bud yeast, we’re making the ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $28 per child with one caregiver included
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

The READ & RIDE Series on the Great Raleigh Trolley

Take a trolley ride with THE CONDUCTOR & your favorite characters from Children's Literature! READ & RIDE is best for ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: The Trolley Lot - 424 South McDowell Street, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $15 for kids and for parents. Infants in lap under 2 ride for free!
  • Website: www.greatraleightrolley.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. ...

Raleigh's Free Day Of Rugby by SYNO Rugby Services

This is for the residents of Raleigh, NC to learn about the new and exciting sport of rugby for absolutely ...

Baby & Me Storytime featuring Hello, World! Dinosaurs at Barnes and Noble

Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a ...

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 Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Come join Goldfish at the Falls Village Chick-fil-A for Toddler Time on June 10 from 9:30-10:30am! Enjoy breakfast and activities ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free activities; food purchased separately
  • Website: www.cfarestaurant.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

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

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

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). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

North Hills Kids in the Park

Join us every Tuesday starting June 11 in our Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park for a free hour of kids ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park 4011 Cardinal at N Hills St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

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 ...

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). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

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). ...

Breakfast BIngo At Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Come enjoy a yummy breakfast while playing Bingo to win PRIZES! Winners will be able to spin the prize wheel ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free activities; food purchased separately
  • Website: www.cfarestaurant.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Summer Storytime at the NC Museum of History

Meet a staff member at the information desk and follow them into a museum exhibit! Once you get there, look ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

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). ...

Family Programs at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

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 ...

Farmers Market Downtown Cary

Gear up for a morning of fresh local goods, cheerful entertainment and family fun! Shop for farm-fresh weekly groceries and ...

Holly Springs Farmers Market

The HSFM is a free, family-friendly event in downtown Holly Springs with live music and kids' activities weekly. We are ...

Jurassic Quest is coming to RALEIGH, NC!

Our event features more rides, activities, and dinosaurs than ever before!

  • 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Raleigh Convention Center 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $20 - $36 (under 2 free general admission)
  • Website: www.jurassicquest.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Child & Adult Yoga Class: Dove & Olive

Join Little Oaks Yoga for a 45 minute yoga class for you and your child to learn the principles of ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Dove and Olive Mercantile 233 Bickett Blvd., Raleigh, North Carolina 27608
  • Cost: $14 for one child and one adult; Additional children are welcome with the same adult for $8
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Free Laundry Day! at The Wash House

Who knew laundry day could be so fun? Grand Opening for The Wash House. Free wash & dry! Free Jump ...

Care for Children 5K/10K Run /Walkathon

Yoga in the park: 7:15 am, 10K Start Time: 7:45 am, 5K Start Time: 8:00 am

Jurassic Quest is coming to RALEIGH, NC!

Our event features more rides, activities, and dinosaurs than ever before!

  • 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Raleigh Convention Center 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $20 - $36 (under 2 free general admission)
  • Website: www.jurassicquest.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. ...

Baby & Me Storytime featuring Hello, World! Solar System at Barnes and Noble

Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a ...

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