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Annual Autumn at Oz Festival

Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the TinMan, and the Cowardly Lion at the Land of Oz™ for the Annual Autumn at ...

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

Faster Than A Pastor 5K

The event is managed by the good folks at Woodland Baptist Church in Wake Forest. Proceeds will benefit two area ...

Go Ask Mom Sept. 9 Play Date!

Go Ask Mom's final event of the season at Raleigh's North Hills is coming up very quickly! It's 8 a.m. ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Midtown Farmers' Market | 4160 Main at North Hills Street, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Holly Springs Farmers Market

Everything you find at our market is grown, raised, or produced in NC! Our vendors have a nice selection of ...

10th Annual North Hills 5K, 1 Mile, and Kid's Dash

The morning begins with the 100-yard Dash for Kids beginning at 8:00 a.m. BibTag timing will be available for the ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: 4815 Six Forks Road, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: Mile and Kid's Dash $15 & $5; 5K $25/$30 after Sept 1st.
  • Website: runnc.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Toddlers are more than welcome to come in anytime, but get a special rate if they come in during Toddler ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $8 for 30 minutes or $10 for 60 minutes!
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Triangle Pottery Festival at the State Farmers Market

The Triangle Potters Guild will hold its annual Triangle Pottery Festival, featuring more than 25 potters. Both functional pots and ...

  • 9:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: State Farmers Market | 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncagr.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day

Public Free event for dog lovers and their dogs. Microchip clinic, Canine Good Citizen testing, dog sport demonstrations, My Dog ...

  • 10:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds Holshouser Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.akc.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

All American Girls Create & Play at Optimist Community Center

Bring your favorite doll and enjoy some special create-and-play time together! We may make crafts and accessories, read stories, play ...

Art Buzz Kids: Back To School - Wine and Design Apex

Great for ALL ages, sign up to paint with us - Art Buzz Kids style! No artistic talent needed, just ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Wine & Design | 5452 Apex Peakway, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: wineanddesign.com
  • Category: Classes

Art Buzz Kids: Chevron Owl - Wine and Design Wake Forest

Art Buzz Kids event! Ages 5 and up welcome. Advance ticket purchase required. Questions? email wf@wineanddesign.com. Kid-friendly snacks and drinks ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Wine & Design | 1839 S Main St, Ste. 116 Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: wineanddesign.com
  • Category: Classes

Backyard Birding (Ages 5-8 w/ caregiver)

Spend quality time with your child in programs that encourage participants, young and old, to develop their naturalist skills and ...

  • 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

Family Day at CaSaGa Academy

Everyone is welcome to Family Day at CaSaGa Academy! Do you want Sing-a-long with Elsa or strike a pose with ...

Free trial Tinkergarten Class!

Learn, explore and play outdoors, while doing a fun nature-based activity. Ages 18 mos-5 yrs and caregiver welcome. Register online.

K-Fest - Knightdale

K-Fest (Knightdale Kid Festival), a new festival in Knightdale, will be held on Saturday, September 9th, 10am-9pm at Knightdale Station ...

  • 10:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Station Park Amphitheater | 810 N. First Avenue, Knightdale NC 27545
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.knightdalenc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Kids Club® Clay Pot Critters

They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign ...

Morning Matinee Skate (Ages 10 and younger) - Jellybeans (Cary)

This session is geared toward the younger skater or those new to skating. Session limited to children 10 yrs old ...

Second Saturday at the Raleigh Fire Museum

The Raleigh Fire Museum is a family-friendly attraction in downtown Raleigh, open on the second Saturday of each month, from ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Raleigh Fire Museum | 105 Keeter Center Dr. Raleigh, NC
  • Website: 919.964.1070
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

September Stroll - Harris Lake County Park

Enjoy a leisurely hike along a portion of our Peninsula Trail to observe the natural world while playing a game ...

Southwest Wake Community Festival

This new partnership between the Apex, Holly Springs, and Fuquay-Varina Chambers of Commerce is bringing together local businesses and families ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Cupcakes & Shakes Workshop (Ages 5-8y w/Caregiver)

I like to eat, eat, eat, apples and... strawberries! Join us as we learn how to whip up delicious and ...

Whiteville: Second Saturday Storytime

Join us the second Saturday of each month for a special story and hands-on craft activity. Storytime is recommended for ...

Zaniac Open House

Learn more about Zaniac's after-school programs, Edison Club, homework help and tutoring. Enjoy demos for several programs; instructors will be ...

ABC Craft & Learn - Zebulon Community Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft and healthy ...

Family Storytime at the Library

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

Raleigh Fairytale Ball

Meet all the Princesses at The Raleigh Fairytale Ball. This 2 Hour event is full of magic and fun! Dance ...

  • 10:30 am 
  • Location: The River Ridge Pavilion | 3224 Auburn Knightdale Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: $30-$45
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour - NC Museum of Art

Discover art from other places and times. Half-hour tours for kids ages 5–11 and their adult companions. Changing themes.

Baby's First Birthday Event - Toys R Us

Is your baby turning one soon? Join us in store to celebrate this milestone with free activities, giveaways and great ...

Extreme Adrenaline Fest

Extreme Adrenaline Fest is built around extreme and action sports. All ages are welcome—let’s live life, regardless of age!​ All you’ll ...

Greek Festival

Spotlighting the flavors and culture of Greece since 1982, the annual Greek Festival Raleigh in North Carolina is a celebration ...

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, ...

Open House at Saint Monica Teen Center

Saint Monica Teen Center. Have you heard about us? If you've never been to the teen center now is the ...

Weekly Children's Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11 am for Children's Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11:00 for Storytime followed by a special craft.

ABC Craft & Learn - Green Road Community Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft and healthy ...

ABC Craft and Learn - East Regional Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

ABC Craft and Learn - Southeast Regional Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

Ready, Set, School Community Playdate - Wake County Libraries

Join Marbles Kids Museum at the library for family play to support kids ages 3-5 in getting ready for school. ...

Family Skate Saturday at United Skates!

$3.50 Regular Skate and $4.50 Rollerblade Rental; Special Effects Light Show! All Ages Welcome! Music featuring One Direction, Justin Beiber, ...

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $6.50 admission
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Shine A Light Family Fun Day

We will have bounce houses, karaoke, K-9 unit, and a fire truck to educate children on what our local heroes ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: NC State Fairgounds Martin Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.jrvservices.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Storytime for All Ages - Page 158 Books

On Wednesdays and Saturdays at noon we have a free Storytime for all ages. For more call 919-741-9156.

Art - Krafty Kids: Elephant of Fun (Optimist Community Center)

Get your creative juices flowing in this class focused on creating! Join us for a different and creative arts-and-craft project ...

Back to School Open House Bash

Do you know what kids have been programming at theCoderSchool? Python or HTML? C++ or Java? Scratch or Snap? Come ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: The Coder School Raleigh | 13200 Strickland Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.thecoderschool.com
  • Category: Free

Flour Power (teens) field trip with Gigi's Playhouse

Teen Field trip to Flower Power North Hills

Guinness Oyster Fest Presented by Tir na nOg Pop Up Pub

It has all your favorite bands and Irish dancers on board, so I hope you will please come out and ...

Caterpillar Countdown - Family Workshop

Fall is a great time to observe our local larvae of butterflies and moths – the caterpillars! Many are busy ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:30 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Botanical Garden | 100 Old Mason Farm Road Chapel Hill, NC 27517
  • Cost: $10 ($8 Members)
  • Website: reg.abcsignup.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Meet the Animals

From alligators to opossums, come face-to-face with a new live animal each week. This free program is open to all ...

  • 1:30 pm -  3:00 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 Fit: Stage Door Dance

Be inspired by kids from the Stage Door Dance Center presenting a brief showcase of their work. After their performance, ...

Grandparents Day Celebration for Kids

Have a blast with your grandparents making arts and crafts in honor of Grandparents Day. Local author Ruben Watson reads ...

Grandparents Day Event at Toys R Us

Without grandparents, there’s no us. Join us in store as we host our second annual Grandparents Day event! Celebrate the ...

Kids Author Event Drew Daywalt and Mike Myers at Quail Ridge Books

We sense a disturbance in the Force. Best-selling illustrator and author of QRB favorites like The Day the Crayons Quit ...

Raleigh Fairytale Ball

Meet all the Princesses at The Raleigh Fairytale Ball. This 2 Hour event is full of magic and fun! Dance ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: The River Ridge Pavilion | 3224 Auburn Knightdale Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: $30-$45
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Infant CPR at Grow

* Non-certification Course Audience: Anyone who wants to learn CPR. Perfect for Parents, Grandparents, Babysitters, etc. Details: Infant CPR and ...

Oak Village Academy Grand Opening Fair

Enjoy a grand opening fair featuring kiddie rides, princesses, super heroes, a mini food truck rodeo, face painters, balloon and ...

Itty Bitty Piggy Party

Piggy Party is a fun afternoon of snuggling little piglets! We have lots of fun things planned for this pre-sale ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: JAKS Stables | 1206 Gilcrest Farm Rd Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bluegrass Picnic Summer Series

Free Family Friendly Event! Bring a blanket or a chair and enjoy a live performance by local artists!

Intermediate Sewing Workshop at the Artful Mind!

Class builds on beginner skills and each project provides practice using machine, back stitching, pivoting, sewing straight, etc. *Includes supplies. ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: The Artful Mind | 1952 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: $35 + $10 supply fee
  • Website: www.theartfulmind.net
  • Category: Classes

Raleigh Fairytale Ball

Meet all the Princesses at The Raleigh Fairytale Ball. This 2 Hour event is full of magic and fun! Dance ...

  • 5:30 pm 
  • Location: The River Ridge Pavilion | 3224 Auburn Knightdale Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: $30-$45
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Acoustic Nights in The District at Park West Village

Whether you’re headed out to dinner, or leaving a movie … come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE ...

NC State Football v. Marshall

-WolfPack Club Day -AG Day

  • 6:00 pm 
  • Location: Carter Finley Stadium | 4600 Trinity Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $40
  • Website: gopack.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Glow Zone at Sky Zone (All Ages)

Get your GLOW on at Sky Zone Raleigh. Every Friday and Saturday night for ALL AGES. We're different after dark. ...

  • 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd. Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: 30 minutes $11; 60 minutes $15; 90 minutes $19
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Apex Music in the Park Series: Urban Soil

Free concerts for the whole family! Load up the kids, the lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic dinner and show ...

Hip Hop Cosmic Skate Saturday at United Skates!

$3.50 Regular Skate and $4.50 Rollerblade Rental; Special Effects Light Show! All Ages Welcome! Music featuring Future, Chris Brown, Fetty ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $7 admission
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Paperhand Puppet Intervention "Of Wings and Feet"

Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents its 18th annual giant puppet theatre pageant “OF WINGS AND FEET”. Join us this summer for ...

TreeRunner Glow Night!

We will be hosting Glow Night every Friday and Saturday night this summer! This means that we will be lighting ...

North Carolina Courage vs. Houston Dash

Come support the ladies of the North Carolina Courage at this home game!

Theatre Raleigh Presents Rock of Ages

It’s the tail end of the big, bad 1980s in Hollywood, and the party has been raging hard. Aqua Net, ...

Club Gravity (Teens 13+) at DefyGravity Raleigh!

Every Friday and Saturday Night from 9pm to 11pm. Exclusive to those 13 and older. Lasers, Club Lights, Black Lights, ...

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