Raleigh
  • Print

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 ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds: Scott Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Ages 13 and up - $10, Children (5-12) - $5, Under 5 - Free Admission. Visit our website for special offers on 2-day and VIP tickets
  • Website: repticon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Turkey Cupcakes Workshop (Ages 2-8y w/ Caregiver)

Gobble, gobble, gobble…let’s eat! Join us for a special culinary adventure as we learn how to make an oh-so-delicious chocolate ...

Where Does the Water Go? - JC Raulston Arboretum

Get your fill of the science craze! Explore agriculture and horticultural sciences all year round with Science Saturdays, a Saturday ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University | 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • Cost: $10-$15
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Raleigh Christmas Parade

The Raleigh Christmas parade is the largest parade between Atlanta and Washington DC. Over 250,000 will watch the parade live ...

  • 9:40 am 
  • Location: Downtown Raleigh | Begins at corner of Hillsborough St. at Saint Mary's St.
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: grma.org
  • Category: Holiday Events, Free

Fall Fun at Bond Park

Join us on the trail for a relaxing morning stroll to enjoy and experience nature. Little ones will delight in ...

Becoming a Big Sibling at Grow

Being promoted to a Big Brother or Big Sister is quite the honor, but it also comes with some challenging ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Grow, the Family Boutique | 2885 Jones Franklin Rd., Raleigh 27606
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational

Carolina Coin and Stamp Show

Coins, postcards and stamps, currency (U.S., foreign, ancient, gold & silver) will be available. Dealers will be buying and selling ...

Discover the Park: Walk in the Woods

Take a walk in the woods and discover the animals and plants that call our park home. Help collect data ...

Michael's Stores: Kids Club

Every Saturday, bring your kiddos ages 3+ to participating Micheal's Stores for Kids Club - a choice of two 30-minute ...

Tots On Trails - Fall Fun At Bond Park

Ages 1-5 and caregiver take a relaxing stroll to experience nature. Register online. Choose course #117302.

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Fred G. Bond Metro Park - The Boathouse | 801 High House Rd, Cary, NC 27513
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

ABC Craft and Learn: A Kindergarten Readiness Program

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

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen science is a big part of what we do at Prairie Ridge, so we welcome one and all to ...

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 ...

Storytime for All Ages - Page 158 Books

On Wednesdays at noon and Saturdays at 10:30 am we have a free Storytime for all ages. For more information, ...

SuperFun Saturday - Apex

Ages 4-12. Join us for “super” fun with free arts & crafts for children 1st & 3rd Saturday of the ...

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

Every Saturday morning, join our children's booksellers as they read their favorite picture books. We'll explore faraway places and visit ...

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.

23rd Annual American Indian Heritage Celebration

Musicians, dancers, artists, storytellers, and authors from North Carolina’s eight state-recognized tribes will gather for this popular family event. Named ...

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, ...

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 ...

Storytime and Activities Featuring Bear Says Thanks - Area Barnes & Noble

What better way for Bear to say thanks than to have a big dinner with all his friends! Join us ...

Weekly Children's Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

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

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 SWIM at Goldfish Swim School - Cary

If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our fun Family Swim. Family ...

FAMILY SWIM at Goldfish Swim School -Wake Forest

If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our fun Family Swim. Family ...

Open Play at Notasium Cary

A 4,500 sq ft interactive, music-based indoor play space designed to engage your child's mind while they exercise their active ...

Recreational Adventures: Country Dancing in the Mill Yard

Put your dancing shoes on! Come to the mill yard to join our costumed interpreters Jon and Karena Potter in ...

BBQ, Blues and Brews Fundraising Event: FVDA Event

This is a fundraising event for Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association and features things people love about North Carolina: BBQ, Blues, and ...

Corn Grinding Demonstrations and Costumed Tours

*1/2 hour tours every 20 mins* It`s 1863 at Yates Mill, and the yard is alive with activity! Step back ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & under are free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Discovery Table: Recycling

Stop by our FREE discovery table to learn about recycling! Registration is not required. The display table is located at ...

Family Feature: Native Americans

Walk back in time with a park naturalist to learn about the original Americans. Along our journey, we will discover ...

Faux Adoption event

Join Love Mutts Rescue for a fun, family friendly event. We are hosting a faux adoption even for kids of ...

Historic Trades: Butcher, Baker & Candlestick Maker

Winter is just around the corner—are you ready? Learn how colonial frontier communities prepared for the dark, chilly days ahead. ...

"Explore The Magic" Harry Potter Event - Barnes & Noble Triangle Town Center

Live the adventure of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts! Join us for activities, games, cosplay, Lego building, special offers, and ...

Artifact Discovery at Oak View County Park

Join us Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18 from 2-4 p.m. each day for a special wayside program, "Artifact ...

Historic Fayetteville Street Walking Tours

The City of Raleigh Museum will offer walking tours of Fayetteville Street every Saturday at 2 p.m. Tours will begin ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: City of Raleigh Museum (COR) | 220 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Adults $10; Youth 7-17 $4; Children 6 & Under Free
  • Website: cormuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Explore Dorothea Dix Park: Guided Walking Tour

The free 2-hour, 3.5 mile tour will cover the history of the buildings, land, and legacy of Dorothea Dix, the ...

K-5th Super Special!:K-5 Super Special: Dav Pilkey Party!

Lets celebrate the author of Captain Underpants, Dogman, and many other beloved characters. Come enjoy crafts and test your skills ...

Annual Tree Lighting - North Hills

The Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration, located in the Commons of North Hills, is a beloved holiday event. This year’s ...

Stories Around the Campfire (All Ages)

Experience nature in a whole new way as you and your family listen to and become a part of tales ...

Sunset Animal Survey

Participants will build confidence and make new friends while expanding their knowledge and appreciation of the environment. Each session is ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: - R $8.00 - N $10.00
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Free Performance Showcase

Join Expressions in Rhythm Studio for our free 2018 Performance Showcase on November 17! This Showcase introduces to some and ...

Winter Wonderland at Park West Village

During the holiday season, come share the excitement as Park West Village hosts Winter Wonderland in The District. Kids of ...

Moonlight in the Garden - JC Raulston Arboretum

Moonlight in the Garden returns this November with more lights, more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits—they're ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum at NCSU | 4415 Beryl Rd., Raleigh, NC 27695
  • Cost: $5-$25/person
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Skywatching at Dix Park - The Leonids Meteor Shower

Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh ...

Disney's Lion King KIDS

The students of Sonorous Road proudly present this Disney classic! More details coming soon!

Night Owls and Candle Magic

Bring the "night owls" in your family to enjoy the magic of a stroll along our luminaria-lined trail as you ...

Teen Night at Sky Zone

Saturday Night's at Sky Zone is Raleigh's best teen night 9:00 to 11:00. Ages 13+ It's the place to be ...

x
Ready to have some fun with your kiddos? Sign up for our newsletter to access the best local resource for families!