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A Year of Birding at Yates Mill Pond (GBBC)- Yates Mill

Come by the park center any time during the four days of the Great Backyard Bird Count to view a ...

Family Program: Bird Walks (Lake Crabtree)

Join park staff in collecting data for the 21st annual Great Backyard Bird Count. We will look and listen for ...

Breakfast with the Birds (GBBC)

Enjoy doughnuts with a cup of shade-grown, bird-friendly coffee or hot chocolate for the kids, before leisurely walking the trails ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Kay Yow Cancer Fund Celebration Run/Walk

Take part in a run/walk in support of women who are battling cancer. The Celebration Run/Walk is a non-timed event ...

Morning Bird Walks - Harris Lake County Park

Help park staff add to our Great Backyard Bird Count data as we walk along the trails and shoreline to ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive, New Hill, NC 27562
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

TICA Time Cat Show

TICA cat show: 14 rings! (12 Allbreed and 2 Specialty rings) Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 9 ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds Holshouser Building | 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $4-$7 (Kids 7 and Under are free)
  • Website: itsticatime.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Competitions

Count the Birds at Kids Together

Gather at the shelter for bird walks as we identify birds by species and record the number of each that ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Marbles Superhero Power Party

10:30-11:45am or 2:00-3:15pm Calling all crime-fighting kids and their grown-up sidekicks! Strap on your Superkid gear, discover hidden powers, enjoy a ...

  • 10:30 am -  3:15 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 East Hargett St., Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: $15 per member/$20 per non-member
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

NC KoreaFest 2018 (2nd Annual)

Come learn, have fun, and be entertained! ENTERTAINMENT ALL DAY: K-Pop Dance and Korean Singing Contests, Traditional Korean Dance Performances, Drumming, ...

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. ...

Birdie Benefits (GBBC) - Lake Crabtree

Stop by the Managers Office for a variety of bird-related games, activities and crafts. Learn how you can help the ...

Farm Valentines With Goats At Spring Haven Farm

Meet the farm's beloved animals and enjoy a Valentine's photo with you and a favorite goat. Meet Peppa Pig, feed ...

Bird Basic Identification Skill Building

Join us during the Great Backyard Bird Count to start building your bird ID skills! This program is best suited ...

Make it, Take It: Top It Off with Janice Wutkowski

Wilmington-based milliner/hatmaker Wutkowski creates and restores everything from simple toppers to gorgeous chapeaus. Visit our exhibit The Shape of Fashion ...

Show Me the Money - Finance 101 - Herbert C. Young Community Center

Learn the basics of money management: financial goal setting, credit card management, saving & investing, taxes and net worth. Valuable ...

Family Conservation Day - Lake Wheeler

Do you know your carbon footprint? Or how much water you use during your shower? If you are interested in ...

Special Blessings Family Fun Day: Movie Day (Special Needs)

We're planning a private showing of the Movie, "The Pacifier" on Saturday, February 17th We'll be providing snacks, drinks and fun ...

Whiteville: Meet Me at the Museum Saturday Explorations

Family-friendly hands-on science programs, on the third Saturday of every month.

Citizen Science - Great Backyard Bird Count at Durant Nature Preserve

Every February backyard birders across the globe submit their bird counts for the Great Backyard Bird Count. This awesome event ...

Great Backyard Bird Count Bird Walk

Celebrate the Great Backyard Bird Count with Prairie Ridge by joining us for a bird walk! We’ll start at the ...

Great Backyard Bird Count Walk at Prairie Ridge

Celebrate the Great Backyard Bird Count with Prairie Ridge by joining us for a bird walk! We’ll start at the ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Outdoor Classroom | 1671 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Afternoon Backyard Bird Count - Crowder Park

Join a park naturalist on a one-mile hike around Crowder Pond and help to identify and count the birds that ...

Paint a Pony

Come paint a pony at JAKS! This is a super fun event filled with finer painting fun. Cost is just ...

  • 4:00 pm 
  • Location: JAKS Stables | 1206 Gilcrest Farm Rd Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $6 per child & $1 for extra paint
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wonderful Woodcocks and Wagon Ride for GBBC - Harris Lake Park

Embark on a wagon ride into a remote area of the park in the hopes of seeing one of nature’s ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive New Hill, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Celebrate Family 2018 Mother-Son & Daddy-Daughter Dance

Come and celebrate the Triangle's most luxurious and diverse event of the year. For 12 years, thousands of families have ...

Starry Nights - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Winter nights are often crisp, clear and full of stars. Join us at the farmhouse for a fun evening of ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve | 2900 Horseshoe Farm Rd, Wake Forest 27587
  • Cost: $6
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo

Fans of all ages can enjoy edge-of-your-seat action, eight seconds at a time at Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo. The night ...

Little Shop of Horrors - Raleigh Little Theatre

The meek floral assistant, Seymour Krelborn, stumbles across a new breed of plant that he names “Audrey II” after his ...

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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