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The Fifth Annual North Carolina Jerk Fest 5K

Awesome post-race party, authentic Caribbean food, drinks, and giveaways from our sponsors and partners. Medals • Poly-Rich Blend T-Shirt • Jerk ...

  • 7:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: West Point on the Eno Amphitheater | 5101 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC
  • Cost: $20-$35
  • Website: caribsplash.org
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Special Exhibit: Rich in the Rare - Yates Mill County Park

Come to Historic Yates Mill to see a new temporary exhibit, Rich in the Rare, on loan from the N.C. ...

Cool Summer Nights

Every Saturday in July the park stays open late, until 9:00 p.m., so you can make more time for family ...

  • 9:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Tweetsie Railroad | 300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
  • Cost: $0 for kids ages 0-2; $30 for kids ages 3-12; $45 for adults 13+
  • Website: tweetsie.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick Star

Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? SpongeBob SquarePants… and now he’s on land for you to see! Join ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: Tweetsie Railroad | 300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane, Blowing Rock, NC 28605
  • Cost: $0 for kids ages 0-2; $30 for kids ages 3-12; $45 for adults 13+
  • Website: tweetsie.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fairy Houses Nature Play Day

Enjoy this outdoor program that encourages imagination and explores the wonderful world of nature through hands-on activity. Join us rain ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Middle Creek Community Center | 123 Middle Creek Dr. Apex, NC
  • Cost: $14/resident, $18/nonresident
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Plant Detectives at Lake Crabtree

Did you know there are over 4,000 species of native plants in North Carolina? If you look outside and just ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Lake Crabtree County Park | 1400 Aviation Pkwy., Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

Special Olympics Young Athletes is a sport and play program for children with and without disabilities that introduces basic sport ...

14th Annual Children's Good News Spectacular

Child Evangelism Fellowship of Greater Raleigh Area and several area sponsors are hosting a free area-wide event for children and ...

  • 10:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Graham Building at NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.cefgra.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Get Wild! Krafty Kids @ Brumley Nature Preserve

Join Triangle Land Conservancy Saturday, July 14th from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm for Get Wild! Krafty Kids. This youth-oriented ...

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 ...

Pork, Pickles & Peanuts: Tastes of NC

Celebrate North Carolina food culture and history. This extremely tasty event includes a BBQ and Pie contest. Guests can taste ...

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 ...

Family Fun Saturdays: Printmaking Explorations - NC Museum of Art

Carve, cut, press, and stamp in this workshop exploring printmaking techniques. Discover new ways to make a print inspired by ...

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 ...

Cloth Diapering 101 Class at Grow

CD101 is designed to be an easy, interactive class for beginners to learn about modern cloth diapering. Come learn how ...

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, ...

Reverse Tie-Dye at Grow Eco Baby

Reverse Tie Dye is a really cool, kid-friendly event. Join us at 11 am for a fun reverse tie-dye craft ...

  • 11:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Grow Eco Baby | 107 W Chatham St. Cary, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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. ...

Bastille Day

Celebrate French Independence with Simply Crepes here in LaFayette Village and help us raise money for the YMCA's Camp High ...

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 ...

MAKEbreak Tie Dye T-Shirt and Tote

Tie-dye a bright design! Buy the T-shirt or tote bag, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Michael's Stores: See participating locations online
  • Cost: Buy the t-shirt or tote bag, and the rest of the supplies to decorate it will be provided.
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes, Free

Sensory-Friendly Creative Saturdays at Sertoma Arts Center

Create a masterpiece using a variety of materials and textures. Whether you like to make a mess or keep it ...

Ukulele Workshop - best for ages 7+

Join us for a 90 min ukulele workshop Sat July 14th! This workshop is for beginners. Best for ages 7+. Please ...

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 ...

Your College Quest Guide - Herbert C. Young Community Center

Get a head start and learn the critical decisions required to successfully navigate the college search, selection and application process. ...

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

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

SunFest at Dix Park

Get outside and celebrate summer at Dix Park! We will have something for everyone to enjoy at this event, including live ...

  • 2:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Dorothea Dix Park | Flowers Cottage | 2105 Umstead Drive Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Durham Bulls vs. Knights - Saturday Night Fireworks

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

NC Symphony Summerfest - The Music of Tom Petty

Celebrate the life and music of rock icon Tom Petty with a singer and full rock band joining the Symphony ...

Farm Movie Night with Baby Goats! Family Night At Spring Haven Farm

Join us every Saturday night in July for this special event! We will be hosting a kid friendly, but fun ...

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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