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Discovery Table: Plenty of Buffalo

In 1709, English naturalist and explorer John Lawson described North Carolina as having “Plenty of Buffalos,” which are also called ...

Family Program: Birding with Vernon - Lake Crabtree County Park

Join our bird enthusiast, Vernon, for an easy walk while looking and listening for our feathered friends. Discover different types ...

77th Annual NC Gourd Arts & Craft Festival

The 77th Annual North Carolina Gourd Arts & Crafts Festival features a variety of growing, crafting, and artistic competitive categories ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds Holshouser Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $2 Age 16 and Older; Free for ages under 16
  • Website: www.ncgourdsociety.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Fall Pumpkin & Harvest Festival - Hill Ridge Farms

Come join us for the best pumpkin party around! Great food, fun, and memories are waiting for you and your ...

Home Depot - Helicopter

Celebrate and honor all who have served our country in our hands-on Veteran’s Day focused workshop. You and your child ...

Jack-Jack’s Num Num Cookies (Ages 2-8y w/caregiver)

Everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back in Incredibles 2. Join us as we learn how to make Jack-Jack’s favorite ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: TasteBuds Kitchen | 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Dr, Apex, NC 27502
  • Cost: $28
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

JumpStreet Trampoline Park Special Needs Event

Jumpstreet hosts a semi-private event on the first Saturday of every month for children with special needs! Siblings are also ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Jumpstreet Indoor Trampoline Park |1111 Walnut St, Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: $8 Ages 4+ (includes 2 hours and a fun pass); $4 Ages 3 and under; Parents/Guardians are FREE!
  • Website: www.gotjump.com
  • Category: Special Needs

Neuse River Trains - Train & Railroadiana Show & Sale

Model railroad show and sale sponsored by Neuse River Valley Model Railroad Club, a non-profit educational organization chartered to promote ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Graham Bldg | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $8.00 admission covers both days, 12 years old and under FREE
  • Website: www.nrvclub.net
  • Category: Family Fun

Battle of the Badges Chili Cook Off

Will the firefighters bring the heat? Or will the police chili be the ticket? We’ll find out on Saturday, November ...

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 ...

NC Fossil Club’s Annual Fossil Fair

Join the the Museum of Life and Science, the North Carolina Fossil Club, the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Avenue, Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: Free with admission
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

NC Whirligig Festival

The North Carolina Whirligig Festival is planned and implemented by an all-volunteer community committee. Those that serve on the committee ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Wilson | Wilson NC
  • Cost: free!
  • 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 ...

Basic Babywearing at Grow Eco Baby

Basic Babywearing: A 101 Demonstration We will talk about comfort and support while using four types of carriers for the caregiver ...

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.

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, ...

Music Makers with the NC Symphony at Marbles

Orchestrate some fun with the NC Symphony's Instrument Zoo, and meet special guest musicians. Test out different instruments with the ...

Natural Explorations: Fall Foliage Hike

Ever wonder why Mother Nature puts on such a display of colors in the fall - from bright yellow and ...

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 How the Grinch Stole Christmas! - Area Barnes & Noble

Grow your heart three sizes with this beloved holiday classic. Join us for Storytime featuring activities and an Advent calendar ...

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 ...

Bumps & Babies Playdate & Support Circle at Grow

Friends! A Pregnancy Circle is now Bumps & Babies--same judgment-free support space, now with little ones! On the first Saturday of ...

Exploration: Raptors

Do you have cherished memories of exploring the woods near your childhood home? Give your child the same opportunity in ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 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

Saturdays at the Old Mill Tours

Want to get inside Historic Yates Mill? Join us for a half-hour tour (starting at 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 or ...

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

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - Raleigh Little Theatre

Journey to the land of Narnia. Discover the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the ...

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe | Sensory-Friendly Performance - Raleigh Little Theatre

Journey to the land of Narnia. Discover the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the ...

Fall Foliage Hike - American Tobacco Trail

Every autumn, our trees put on a gorgeous show of color. Join us for a stroll along the Trail to ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: American Tobacco Trail / Meet at new Hill Parking Area picnic table | 1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Road, Apex NC
  • Cost: $1/person
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Holly Springs Readers Theatre presents “A Storytime Pajama Party”

Come dressed in your PJs for a Pajama Party! Storytellers will read your favorite books and make the characters come ...

Mill Heritage and Local History Tour

Discover Historic Yates Mill - a place of business, community, and exciting local history! Watch a brief slideshow, then explore ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60+), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Ages 6 & younger Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

ArtsPower's production of "Nugget & Fang"

ArtsPower’s under-the-sea musical tells the story of Nugget, a minnow, and Fang, a shark, who get along swimmingly — until ...

Raleigh Dance Theatre presents Storybook Tales 2018

Raleigh Dance Theatre presents Storybook Tales 2018 The Season of Live Music featuring Cinderella and Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse. String Quartet ...

  • 3:00 pm 
  • Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $15 in advance, $18 at the door
  • Website: raleighdance.org
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - Raleigh Little Theatre

Journey to the land of Narnia. Discover the magic and mystery of Aslan, the great lion, his struggle with the ...

Triangle Light The Night

Join in the fun and help fund lifesaving research & provide hope to patients and their families at the Triangle ...

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 ...

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