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2019 Komen Triangle Race for the Cure®

Please join us for an inspirational Saturday morning to celebrate the lives of so many through our 2019 Triangle Race ...

2019 Water For People 5K at American Tobacco Trail

Water For People is a non-profit organization that works in 9 countries in Asia, Africa, and South America with the ...

Big Sweep at South Lakes Park Greenway

Looking for something to do on National Star Wars Day? If you are also concerned about the quality of local ...

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 ...

Holly Springs Farmers Market

The HSFM is a free, family-friendly event in downtown Holly Springs with live music and kids' activities weekly. We are ...

Holly Springs Farmers Market Grand Opening - Season 13

Make plans now to join us for our Season 13 Grand Opening on May 4th! We have more than two ...

  • 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Holly Springs Farmers Market 300 W. Ballentine St., Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

17th Annual Garden Party at Garden Hut

We’re celebrating 17 years with YOU! Join us for our annual customer appreciation event which will include vendors, specials and ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Garden Hut 1004 Old Honeycutt Rd, Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 27526
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

39th Annual Apex PeakFest

Salem Street in historic downtown Apex will come alive during PeakFest!
 For more than thirty years, PeakFest has brought families ...

Book Sale by Wake County Public Libraries

More than 200,000 books will be up for grabs at Wake County Public Libraries’ annual Book Sale May 2-5 in ...

  • 9:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Fairgrounds Raleigh, North Carolina 27606
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Crazy Glaze Paint and Storytime

Join us on the first Saturday each month with your little ones for Paint and Story Time.

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Crazy Glaze | 1322 N. Main Street, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
  • Cost: $15 plus tax
  • Website: placefull.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Great Inflatable Race - Raleigh

The Great Inflatable Race is the first and original all inflatable obstacle fun run that uses giant inflatables spread throughout ...

Herbfest: Friends of the Page-Walker

Join us for the perennial favorite Friends of Page-Walker Herbfest, held rain or shine on the beautiful grounds of the ...

Home Depot Kids Workshops

Join us on the first Saturday of the month for a Kids Workshop, a free how-to clinic for children. ...

Indoor Preschool Yard Sale at Millbrook UMC

The families of Millbrook UMC Preschool are hosting a huge yard sale. We'll have kids clothes from newborn to 6T, ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Millbrook UMC Youth Building, 1712 E Millbrook Road, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: Prices vary
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Junior League of Raleigh's Touch-A-Truck®

Beep, Beep! Perfect for kids of all ages and interests, the Junior League of Raleigh’s Touch-A-Truck® fundraising event is sure ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Spring Hill Lot, 701 Barbour Drive, Raleigh (Near Dorothea Dix Park)
  • Cost: $6 per person in advance online; $7 per person at the event. Children 1 and under are free.
  • Website: www.jlraleigh.org
  • Category: Family Fun

May Days 2019 | Zebulon Takes the Cake 5k

13th Annual 5K Race: Zebulon takes the Cake * Kids Dash * Timed Race * 5K Fun Run * 1 ...

Springtime Meetup to Clean Up at Laurel Hills Park

Lend a helping hand to the Raleigh Parks and Rec for a little spring cleaning at Laurel Hills Park on ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Laurel Hills Park 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other, Free

Mother's Day Pop Up Play & Craft Creation at Snickerdoodles

Open Play, Canvas & inspiration/materials to make a craft for a Mother's Day Gift

Book Planet Used Book Sale

We've got it all! From fiction to non-fiction to children's books, we've got books for everyone. Current, vintage and everything ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Book Planet 2101 Harrod Street Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.bookplanetnc.com
  • Category: Other

Meet in the Street 2019 by Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce

Meet in the Street, Wake Forest's premier arts and crafts festival, will be held Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10 ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce 350 S White St, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

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 ...

Nature Playday at Prarie Ridge Ecostation

Come out and play! The Nature PlaySpace will be stocked with extra special materials and supplies and a Museum play ...

Paw Patrol Live! at DPAC

It's the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but ...

Rooted in the Arts - Plant and Art Faire

Art Vendors, Plant Sale, Food Truck, Local Music, Face Painting, Farm Animals, and More!!

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Artmosphere Community Arts Center 3919 Raleigh Rd, Clayton, North Carolina 27520
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Taylor Street Park Sprayground Opening Day

The Taylor Street Park Sprayground is a dynamic, zero-depth aquatic play area designed to provide endless hours of fun for ...

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 ...

SuperFun Saturdays - 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

Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries. Each free tour lasts 30 minutes and ...

Family Fun Day - Celebrating 50 years of Breastfeeding Support at Lake Lynn

To raise awareness of the importance of breastfeeding support and to celebrate our success in assisting families, we are planning ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake Lynn 7921 Ray Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Little Brushes Painting Class at Pinot's Palette

Every Saturday morning, our 'Little Brushes' class will work on a unique, “kid approved” painting. We welcome kids of age ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Pinot's Palette (Apex) 1553 Beaver Creek Commons Dr., Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

ParksExpo! at Dix Park

Are you the green thumb at home or desire to grow your gardening skills? Are you looking to cultivate some ...

Saturday Storytime and Activities - Barnes and Noble

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

Spring Market at Artspace

Join us Saturday May 4 for our Spring Market featuring artwork + handmade gifts for purchase from 30+ Artspace artists ...

  • 11:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Artspace 201 E Davie St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Strawberry Festival at Soapstone UMC

Join us for a day of fun, fellowship, and festivities! Ice cream, smoothies, cake walk, local craft vendors, silent auction, ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Soapstone United Methodist Church 12837 Norwood Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: soapstoneumc.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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. ...

Krafty Kids: Mother's Day Surprise at Optimist Community Center

Get your creative juices flowing in this class focused on creating! Join us for a different and creative arts-and-craft project ...

Saturday Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try ...

Kids & Families Pop-up Studios at Brentwood Park

Join us for a FREE pop-up art studio art class! Kids programs are designed for up to age 12. What ...

Make a 3D Family Portrait at Michaels Stores

Paint peg people to look like your family member for this sweet keepsake.

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Various Michaels Store locations in Wake County
  • Cost: Buy the wood base, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Saturday Tours at the Old Mill

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

Effects of Alcohol on the Teen Brain

Dr. Jessica Hoffman will talk about effects of alcohol on the teen brain, covering the basics of how the brain ...

  • 1:15 pm -  2:30 pm 
  • Location: Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Dr (Meeting Room C), Chapel Hill, NC 27514
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: cswag.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

Mom & Me Networking at the Herbert Young Community Center

Join us for Unexepected's Mom & Me Networking Event. The kids will hang out together and make a cute gift ...

Paw Patrol Live! at DPAC

It's the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but ...

Pig Cook Off at Compass Rose Brewery

Select Bank is putting on a pig cook off to support the Dementia Alliance on Saturday May 4th from 2-5PM. ...

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Compass Rose Brewery 3201 Northside Drive, Suite 101, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Little Gym (Raleigh-Cary) Open House

Super Kids Enrollment Party. We would like to invite you to our Super Kids Enrollment Party on Saturday, May 4th ...

Young King Arthur: The Sword in the Stone at the Holly Springs Cultural Center

A Modern Tale of the Once and Future King! Original play written by Carolina Children's Theatre Artistic Director, Christina Cass ...

Date Night Childcare at RightTime Kids

Parents, remember Date Night? You can enjoy Date Night with 4 hours of child care starting at 5pm. The kids ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Durant and Oberlin locations, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Pre-register: $28 first child / $10 per additional child / $5 dinner
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Duke Energy Hoopla Hyperspace Party in the Park at NCMA

May the Fourth be with you! Celebrate the opening of our Museum Park season, new art installations including Heather Hart's ...

  • 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art 2110 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
  • Cost: Free; ticket required
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Paw Patrol Live! at DPAC

It's the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race between Adventure Bay’s Mayor Goodway and Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger, but ...

Young King Arthur: The Sword in the Stone at the Holly Springs Cultural Center

A Modern Tale of the Once and Future King! Original play written by Carolina Children's Theatre Artistic Director, Christina Cass ...

Outdoor Movie Night: The Empire Strikes Back! at Open Table United Methodist Church

Celebrating May 4th we are setting up the outdoor HUGE screen, popping popcorn, and watching The Empire Strikes Back. Join ...

  • 7:44 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Open Table United Methodist Church - Raleigh 824 N Bloodworth St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Esports at Sky Zone

Play, Game, and Save: Friday and Saturday Nights! 3 hours of jump time and access to our brand new eSports Gaming ...

May the Fourth Be With You Star Wars Glow in the Dark Paint at Party Delights

This paint party will be for ADULTS AND KIDS!! You pick your favorite Star Wars character from ANY of the ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Party Delights 6150 Rogers Road, Rolesville, North Carolina 27571
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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