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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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Dad's Day Weekend - Marbles Museum

Celebrate dad with a day of superheroes, Springfree Trampolines and DIY! Superhero Training Camp in the morning, MakeShop DIY in ...

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 ...

Fundamentals of Sailing at Lake Johnson

Can't get enough of our Sunfish? Come spend a day at the lake with our sailing instructor and take your ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: resident $60.00 - non-resident $75.00
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Classes

Family Fun: All About the Grill Cooking Class at Sur la table

Ready for some summer grilling fun? Us too! Kids and adults alike will enjoy discovering innovative ideas—from an alcohol-free version ...

96th North State Toy & Hobby Show

Antique to modern collectible toys, including diecast and plastic models, Star Wars, Hot Wheels, Yu-gi-oh, Lord of Rings, Sci-Fi toys, ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Scott Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $5 daily - Weekend pass $7. Ages 15 and Under admitted Free
  • Website: www.insidepitchpromotions.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Youth Monogramed Pillow Workshop Summer Session Day 1 at AR Workshop

Join us at AR Workshop Raleigh for a creative and ARtsy DIY summer Session! Each day is a new project! On ...

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 ...

Family Movie Morning at Lake Wheeler

Bring your family out for a morning of fun! Popcorn and drinks will be provided throughout the movie. A parent ...

Camp Creativity: Outdoor Adventures

You never know what you'll discover outdoors. Maybe you'll attract a few feathered friends with a vibrant birdhouse. Register now. ...

Youth Canvas Tote Bag Summer Session DAY 2 at AR Workshop

On Day 2, you will create a crafty customized Canvas Tote Bag (NEW Project with limited seats)! 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 ...

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 ...

Free Tuesday Morning Movies

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

Discovery Tables: The Longest Summer Day - Yates Mill County Park

Every year on June 21, we enjoy the most hours of sunlight during the whole year. Discover the science and ...

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 ...

Youth 12inx16in Wood Sign/Frame Summer Session DAY 3 at AR Workshop

On Day 3, you will create a preppy and charming 12″x 16″ customized wood sign! You will have the opportunity ...

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 ...

Discovery Tables: The Longest Summer Day - Yates Mill County Park

Every year on June 21, we enjoy the most hours of sunlight during the whole year. Discover the science and ...

Youth Canvas Wall Hangings Summer Session DAY 4 at AR Workshop

In this track out camp workshop, you will create a crafty customized 15″ X 20″ YOUTH CANVAS WALL HANGING. You ...

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 ...

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 ...

Leaps & Bounds + Speech at Gigi's Playhouse

This program focuses on the development of large and small muscle groups. Children will participate in fun and engaging activities ...

Discovery Tables: The Longest Summer Day - Yates Mill County Park

Every year on June 21, we enjoy the most hours of sunlight during the whole year. Discover the science and ...

Pollinator Day at Life + Science Museum

As part of National Pollinator Week, join in on the celebration of pollination with a visit to our Garden, and ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Ave., Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: Free with Admission
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Beginner Kayaking - Bond Park

This introductory class covers the basics of the sport including safety, proper stroke technique, braces, wet exiting, and rescues. The ...

Morning Stand-up Paddleboard at Lake Johnson

Early morning is the best time to see wildlife, and what better way to experience wildlife than by paddle boarding ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Magnolia Cottage Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $20 (R); $35 (NR)
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Art in the Park: Incredible Insects at Yates Mill Pond at Yates Mill Pond

The summer heat is back, and so are the insects! Join us in the Finley Center exhibit hall to do ...

Mexican Fiesta (Special Needs) - Flour Power North Hills

Head on over and wear your favorite sombrero as we stir up some gluten free fun today with Homemade Salsa ...

"Dress to Impress" 5K

This is a fun, family and pet friendly event! Spend your morning with us exercising for a good cause! Dress ...

CPR/First Aid/AED Training and Certification at SnickerDoodles

This class is for CPR, First Aid and AED training and certification. Participants will receive their certification card at the ...

Art in the Park: Incredible Insects at Yates Mill Pond at Yates Mill Pond

The summer heat is back, and so are the insects! Join us in the Finley Center exhibit hall to do ...

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 ...

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, ...

See Spot Read - Wake County Libraries

Dogs are patient, attentive, non-judgmental-​-AND they love to be read to! We invite beginning readers to come and practice their ...

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, ...

Art in the Park: Incredible Insects at Yates Mill Pond at Yates Mill Pond

The summer heat is back, and so are the insects! Join us in the Finley Center exhibit hall to do ...

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 ...

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 ...

Discovering Reptiles (Ages 8-12): Hemlock Bluffs

Take the fast track to nature in these hands on studies of nature and ecology at Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve. ...

Pop Up Play & Learn

Pop Up Play & Learn with storytelling, crafts, sensory play and much more. Hourly playcare.

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 ...

North Hills Kids Summer Activities

North Hills Kids in Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park consists of nine weeks of programmed activities in the park on ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Midtown Park at North Hills | 200 St. Albans Dr., Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: visitnorthhills.com
  • 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 ...

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 ...

Coffee with a Cop - Fuquay-Varina

Join your neighbors and Fuquay-Varina Police Officers for coffee and conversation! No agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask ...

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 ...

SafeSitter Classes

June 28th (6 pm - 9 pm) & June 29th (9 am-1pm) Let Safe Sitter® give you peace of mind. Enroll ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: WakeMed Corporate Center | 3128 Smoketree Court Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: $60
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

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

Leaps & Bounds + Speech at Gigi's Playhouse

This program focuses on the development of large and small muscle groups. Children will participate in fun and engaging activities ...

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 ...

SafeSitter Classes

June 28th (6 pm - 9 pm) & June 29th (9 am-1pm) Let Safe Sitter® give you peace of mind. Enroll ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: WakeMed Corporate Center | 3128 Smoketree Court Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: $60
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

Cotton Plays Here - Pump It Up

The Triangle family favorite "Cotton Plays Here" music show comes to "Pump it Up" in Raleigh's Brier Creek area every ...

Discovery Tables: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

Park It in the Market Food Truck Rodeo (June)

Mark your calendars now so you don’t miss our first food truck rodeo of the year, sponsored by All American ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Pretzel Twist Workshop (Ages 5-8 yr w/ Caregiver)

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: TasteBuds Kitchen | 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $28 per child w/ one caregiver included
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Summer Spectacular! at SnickerDoodles

Come celebrate summer with SnickerDoodles! FREE admission. Outdoor & Indoor activities. Characters (Chase, Spiderman & Rapunzel) Games Food *breakfast & lunch items! Vendors Raffles Much more!

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: SnickerDoodles | 3721 Lynn Road #112, Raleigh NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Repticon Raleigh Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Repticon is a reptile and exotic animal convention showcasing vendors from around the country offering live animals, animal supplies and ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds: Scott Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $5-$15
  • Website: repticon.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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