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Morning Canoe at Lake Johnson

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

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Magnolia Cottage Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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, ...

  • 9:00 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

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 ...

Father's Day Camp at Hoop City U

Fathers and children have the opportunity to learn the latest drills and techniques while spending the day together in a ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Hoops City U | 4300 Emperor Boulevard Suite 250 Durham, NC 27703
  • Cost: $50/father+child, $20 additional child
  • Website: www.hoopscityu.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Garden Open House

Join us for a family-friendly day in the garden! Explore the garden while learning what grows best this time of year ...

Healthy Lunchbox (Special Needs) - Flour Power Falls River

Need some healthy great new ideas for lunch at school? Come on over as we stir up some fun with ...

Peak City Pig Fest

Family-friendly KCBS-sanctioned BBQ competition and street festival. Attractions include music, food, beer, pig races, kids area and of course BBQ. ...

  • 9:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Apex, NC | Please reference map online for parking information
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: peakcitypigfest.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Art Buddies at Bond Park (age 2-6 with caregiver) - Bond Park Community Center

You and your art buddy will create works of art and make lifetime memories in these workshops designed to encourage ...

Art Buzz Kids: Dino Bones - 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: $28
  • Website: wineanddesign.com
  • 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 ...

Father's Day craft during weekend hours at SnickerDoodles

Come in on Saturday, June 16th from 10-11:30 for special weekend hours to complete a Father's Day craft! For the ...

Grandparent's Prep Class at Grow Eco Baby

The best parents are the ones that get promoted to Grandparents! But sometimes, those Grandparents need a little extra help ...

Kids Club® Father's Day Card (Ages 3-8)

They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or online, or ...

Kids Club® Father's Day Card (Ages 6+)

They craft, you shop! Kids 6+ and up can enjoy a quick project. Sign up in store or online, or ...

Leaps & Peeps (Ages 0-5) at Gigi's Playhouse - Chapel Hill

LMNOP: Language Music N’ Our Peeps – LMNOP is an interactive and engaging program designed to guide parents and young ...

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 ...

Pollinator Festival

Lake Crabtree is excited to host its sixth annual Pollinator Festival, in honor of National Pollinator Week. This event is ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake Crabtree County Park | 1400 Aviation Pkwy., Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Primrose School of Cary Spring Fling Carnival

Take the family for crafts, face painting, games, food, a silent auction and more.

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 ...

Baby Mammals (Ages 3-5) - Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve

Enjoy stories, crafts and a hike to learn more about the baby mammals at the preserve this summer. We will ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Annie Louise Wilkerson, MD Nature Preserve Park | 5229 Awls Haven Drive Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $6
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

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.

Art Buzz Kids: Father's Day Daddy and Me - Wine and Design Cary

Perfect class for ALL ages! Drop the kiddos off, or stay and paint with them! Please indicate if you are ...

Art Buzz Kids: Troll - Wine and Design Apex

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

  • 11:00 am 
  • Location: Wine & Design | 5452 Apex Peakway, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: wineanddesign.com
  • Category: Classes

Colorful Abstract Paintings

Artists of all ages are invited to answer the question: “What would happen IF…” in this fun, messy and creative ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: artspace | 201 E. Davie St., Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $10 members / $15 non-members
  • Website: artspacenc.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Fathers Day Storytime - Local Barnes & Noble Stores

Join us for a special Father's Day Storytime with a book celebrating all that is great about dads. Activities to ...

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 ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Father's Day Pizza Party (Ages 2-5 w/ Caregiver)

Dads rock! They really do. Calling all Dads and their Budding Chefs to come cook with us as we build ...

Weekly Children's Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 10 am for Children's Storytime!

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 ...

Historic Trades: The Printer

Mill owner William Boylan was involved in many enterprises, including journalism. He moved to Fayetteville in 1796 to join his ...

Introduction to Dragonflies

Join us at Prairie Ridge as we discover dragonflies! Our dragonfly expert will lead you on a tour of the ...

MAKEbreak Clay Slime

Mold and shape soft clay slime any way you like. We’ll provide the supplies, including premade slime.

Young Athletes Program with Special Olympics at Gigi's Playhouse

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without intellectual disabilities (ID), ages 2 ...

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

Boats Afloat - Durant Nature Preserve

Take a hike with us to look for natural materials that we will use to build homemade model boats. When ...

Breastfeeding Nutrition at Grow Eco Baby

We all know how important it is to eat healthy during pregnancy to feed yourself and baby (because baby gets ...

DNA Discovery

Have you ever wondered why one person's hair is curly while someone else's is straight? Or what makes a salamander ...

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

Hunchback of Notre Dame

Quasimodo . . . abandoned by his earthly parents . . . adopted by a man who twists God’s words ...

Saturday Sports: Water Games - Peach Road Neighborhood Center

Build you skills or just have fun, once a month, at Peach Road's Saturday Sports Series. Different games monthly. From ...

Carolina Rollergirls vs. Akron

Join the Carolina Rollergirls for their next fast paced, heart pounding event. The Carolina Rollergirls bring you the fierce competition ...

Morrisville SpringFest

The Town of Morrisville SpringFest will have great entertainment, midway games, rides, live music and some of your favorite food ...

  • 4:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Morrisville Town Hall Campus | Town Hall Dr. Morrisville, NC
  • Cost: $20 for 25 game tickets or $1 per game ticket
  • Website: www.townofmorrisville.org
  • 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 ...

Night Out in Nature (Ages 8-12): Hemlock Bluffs

Kids are dropped off to spend a night out in nature making memories and new friends. Our adventures will encourage ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: - R $15.00 - N $19.00
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Saturday Social - Food Truck & Live Music - Garner

This Father's Day weekend, bring Dad to Downtown Garner! Enjoy King's Authentic Philly Cheesesteaks Food Truck for dinner and a ...

Machine Sew a Sleep-Over Mask & Make A Relaxing Misting Spray Workshop (Ages 7+) - The Artful Mind

Students are welcome to bring their own machines or work assisted on ours in the studio. We love to incorporate ...

Durham Bulls vs. Stripers - Saturday Night Fireworks

Watch Downtown Durham light up as a fireworks spectacular follows the game!

North Carolina Courage vs. Utah Royals

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

Shen Wei Dance Arts - American Dance Festival

One of the premier international dance companies, Shen Wei Dance Arts has won worldwide acclaim for "amassing a body of ...

Movie By Moonlight Feature Moana

The City of Raleigh and Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh are pleased to be partnering to continue the successful Movies by Moonlight ...

NC Symphony Summerfest - Classics Under the Stars

Wesley Schulz, conductor The Symphony shares great moments in classical music, including Mozart’s The Magic Flute and Eine kleine Nachtmusik, Rossini’s ...

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, ...

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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