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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

The Fun 4 raleigh Kids Calendar is the most comprehensive online family calendar in the Raleigh area. Please let us know if you are aware of an event that is not listed! Listings are FREE! Submit Your Event Today!

PLEASE NOTE: Events and programs are subject to last minute cancellations and changes. Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that the event/program is still taking place, and to register or RSVP if required.


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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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6th Annual Memorial Day Run

This will be our 6th year in a row running "unofficially" on Memorial Day Weekend! This year we will have ...

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 ...

Art in the Park: Summer Blooms at Yates Mill Pond

Get inspired by the park's natural beauty and contribute to a community art project celebrating the spring season of flowers. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill Pond, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Animazement 2019 at the Raleigh Convention Center

Get ready for 2019 and Animazement Twenty Two! Animazement is Raleigh’s premier Japanese animation and culture convention! Enjoy concerts, educational ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
  • Location: Raleigh Convention Center 500 South Salisbury Street Raleigh, 27601
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Art in the Park: Summer Blooms at Yates Mill Pond

Get inspired by the park's natural beauty and contribute to a community art project celebrating the spring season of flowers. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill Pond, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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

Animazement 2019 at the Raleigh Convention Center

Get ready for 2019 and Animazement Twenty Two! Animazement is Raleigh’s premier Japanese animation and culture convention! Enjoy concerts, educational ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Raleigh Convention Center 500 South Salisbury Street Raleigh, 27601
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Munchkins W/ Mom Gifts for Dad

Father's Day is coming! Studio opens early so Mom and the kids can get a jump on creating gifts for ...

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. ...

Holidays

Many business are closed for common (Federal) holidays! Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that ...

Art in the Park: Summer Blooms at Yates Mill Pond

Get inspired by the park's natural beauty and contribute to a community art project celebrating the spring season of flowers. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill Pond, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • 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). ...

Warrior Tech Anniversary Ninja Event

10:00-11:00: “Live Like a Ninja” Panel 11:00-12:00: “Live Like a Ninja” Panel Meet-n-Greet 1:00- 4:00: “Techiversary2 – Ninja Meet-n-Greet” Food ...

Red, White and Blue Cupcakes at Taste Buds Kitchen

Let’s show our USA pride as we whip up perfectly patriotic Red, White and Blue Cupcakes completely from scratch! Plain ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 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

Art in the Park: Summer Blooms at Yates Mill Pond

Get inspired by the park's natural beauty and contribute to a community art project celebrating the spring season of flowers. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill Pond, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • 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). ...

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 ...

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 ...

Art in the Park: Summer Blooms at Yates Mill Pond

Get inspired by the park's natural beauty and contribute to a community art project celebrating the spring season of flowers. ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill Pond, 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • 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). ...

Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes and Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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

Friday Morning Storytime at Triangle Town Center Barnes and Noble

Join us every Friday at 11am for Storytime in our Children's Department!

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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