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Eco Track: Incredible Insects (Ages 7-11)

Catching insects, observing them and releasing them back where they belong is a favorite summer pastime. Your child will enjoy ...

Youth Canvas Wall Hangings Summer Session DAY 4 at AR Workshop

In this track out camp workshop, you will create a crafty customized 15″ X 20″ YOUTH CANVAS WALL HANGING. You ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

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 ...

Mommy and Me Play Day! at Parkside Town Commons

Enjoy a FREE special play day for Mommy and child in Parkside Town Commons. Dad’s are welcome too! • Music • ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Parkside Town Commons | 7119 O’Kelly Chapel Road, Cary, NC 27519
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Storytime in the Gallery

Meet a staff member at the information desk and follow your guide to one of the museum galleries. There, you ...

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Sky Zone's Toddler Time is a great way to get our youngest jumpers active and ready for nap time. Every ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $8 for 60 minutes
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Nature Stories at Prarie Ridge Ecostation

You and your children are invited to participate in a nature walk and story. Meet other families in your community ...

Weekly Preschool Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

Join us every Thursday at 10:30 for Storytime followed by a special craft.

Food Truck Thursdays - Knightdale

Start something delicious this spring with a new weekday lunch and dinner option in a beautiful outdoor setting. Every Thursday ...

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, ...

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 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

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 ...

Hot Rod Power Tour

The 24th annual HOT ROD Power Tour rolls through the heartland of hot rod culture. It’s more than just a ...

Kritter Kids: Animal Homes at Thomas G Crowder Woodland Center

Hop, skip and slither your way to Lake Johnson. Together, we will learn about the wondrous wildlife that we find ...

Twilight $2 Thursday at Marbles

Longer day for more play! The museum is open until 7pm every Thursday with $2 admission starting at 3pm. Twilight ...

  • 3:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 East Hargett St., Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Other

A Side of History: Flag Day Fun

Celebrate Flag Day by delving into the history and lore of the American flag at Historic Yates Mill, which has ...

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Teen Scene - Cameron Village Library

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

2nd/3rd Grade Book Club - Page 158 Books

2nd/3rd Grade Book Club occurs the 2nd Thursday of every month. Check out Facebook Events page for upcoming books.

Garden Gourmet: Superhero Snack Pack

Make a snack that gives you the power to play every day! Heart healthy, tasty and full of the energy ...

Affordable Family Fun Night at United Skates

Bring the entire family out to enjoy an evening of skating every Thursday starting June 14th to August 23rd!!

  • 6:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $2 admission; Skate Rental $3.50; Roller Blade Rental $4.5 - Moms Skate FREE!
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Midtown Beach Music Series

Now in its 11th season, the Thursday evening Midtown Beach Music Series at North Hills is popular with event goers ...

Teen Scene - North Regional Library

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

Sunset Canoe at Lake Johnson

Come take a guided tour of Lake Johnson via canoe. We will talk about natural features and the history of ...

  • 6:15 pm -  8:15 pm 
  • Location: Magnolia Cottage Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Teen Scene - Northeast Regional Library

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

Family Movie Nights at Lake Wheeler

Bring your family out for a night of fun! Grab a blanket or two, take a seat, relax and enjoy ...

Science Cafe: Citizen Science Tips for a Healthy Home (Teen-Adult)

There’s no place like home – but how well do you know yours? Because each home is unique, studies of ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences | 11 West Jones Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

Science Trivia

All Ages. What’s cooler than absolute zero? Find out at Science Trivia nights at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, ...

Teen Scene - Eva Perry Regional Library

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

Hunchback of Notre Dame

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

Eco-Kids: Animal Babies AM

Eco-Kids is a three-day mini-camp especially for children ages 4–5 years old, in which they learn about a variety of ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park | 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road
  • Cost: $25/child
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $10/child + 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defygravity.us
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Camp Creativity: Friends Forever

Celebrate friendship with projects designed to share with your BFFs. Register now. Space is limited. Parent or guardian must remain ...

Cotton Plays Here - Pump It Up

The Triangle family favorite "Cotton Plays Here" music show comes to "Pump it Up" in Raleigh's Brier Creek area every ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Pump it Up Raleigh | 10700 World Trade Blvd #112, Raleigh NC 27617
  • Cost: Free with paid admission
  • Website: www.pumpitupparty.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Nature and Sensory Play Day - Durant Nature Preserve

All Ages. Come check out Durant's Sensory and Nature Play Garden! Park staff will have guided activities to delight the ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 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

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 ...

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 ...

Eco-Kids: Animal Babies PM

Eco-Kids is a three-day mini-camp especially for children ages 4–5 years old, in which they learn about a variety of ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park | 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road
  • Cost: $25/child
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Whiteville: Nature Play Days

Come dressed for the weather and ready to get messy every Friday. This fun and interactive drop-in outdoor event celebrates ...

Fridays at the Farm- Old Mill Farm Durham @ the Vineyard

Goat Hayrides, Live Music, Food and Drink, Gemstone Mining, Farm petting animals, Mystery Brewing and more! Durham's new Friday summer evening ...

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. ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Apex, NC | Please reference map online for parking information
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: peakcitypigfest.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Movie Night: Backyard Wilderness 3D

Join us on Friday, June 15, for a special evening showing of Backyard Wilderness 3D. Be surprised and entertained by the ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - WRAL 3D Theater | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: Tickets are $5, free for members.
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Flipping Friday - Parent's Night Out at Rockstar Cheer & Dance!

Join Rockstar Cheer & Dance Holly Springs on the 1st & 3rd Friday of the month from 5:30-8:30! There will ...

Parents Night Out Xtreme - Lions Park Community Center

Parents it's time for a night on the town without the kids. This program offers a night out for parents ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Lions Park Community Center | 516 Dennis Ave., Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $15 (R); $30 (NR)
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • 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 ...

Daddy Daughter Dance - Knightdale

Our annual Daddy Daughter Dance is a special night for fathers and daughters to spend together. We will be taking ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Recreation Center | 101 Lawson Ridge Rd, Knightdale, NC 27545
  • Cost: $35/couple, $5 for each additional child
  • Website: www.knightdalenc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Glow Night Friday at United Skates!

$3.50 Regular Skate and $4.50 Rollerblade Rental; Special Effects Light Show! All Ages Welcome! Music featuring One Direction, Justin Beiber, ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $6.50 admission + Rental
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

JumpStreet Indoor Trampoline Park Friday Frenzy!

$14 for 2 hours, starting at 6pm, every Friday night!!! Come get your jump on! We also play games during ...

Parents Night Out - Pump It Up

Parents' Date Night Out is held EVERY Friday night and includes open jump time in our arenas, games, dinner, and ...

Parents Night Out: Beach Bash at Tumble Gym

Parents' Night Out is The Tumble Gym's friendly and affordable babysitting service! Enjoy an evening out while the kids enjoy ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Modern French Pastry Workshop (Teen)

J’adore Paris! Do you? Join us as we travel to the streets of Paris and learn the techniques to make ...

Whiteville: Movies on Madison: Raiders of the Lost Ark

An intrepid explorer will stop at nothing to retrieve a religious relic from a band of Nazis seeking world domination ...

Friday Night 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 ...

Friday Night 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 ...

Parent's Night Out at XL Sports World - Apex

Looking for a fun and safe environment for your kids to hang out with their friends? Kids ages 8-13 can ...

  • 6:45 pm - 10:30 pm 
  • Location: XL Sports World | 1016 Investment Blvd, Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: $10 Pre-registered; $15 Walk Ins; $2 Skate Rental
  • Website: www.xlapex.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Durham Bulls Friday Night Fireworks and Food Truck Friday

Close out the work week with a bang as a fireworks show lights up Downtown Durham following the game! New ...

  • 7:05 pm 
  • Location: Durham Bulls Athletic Park | 409 Blackwell St, Durham, NC 27701
  • Cost: $9-$24
  • Website: www.milb.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Hunchback of Notre Dame

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

WakeMed Movies by Moonlight - Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (PG-13)

Join us at Booth Amphitheater! Patrons can bring a blanket or chair as the spacious lawn is transformed in to ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

  • 10:00 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

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 ...

Fundamentals of Sailing at Lake Johnson

Can't get enough of our Sunfish? Come spend a day at the lake with our sailing instructor and take your ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: resident $60.00 - non-resident $75.00
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Classes

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 ...

Meet your Museum Tour - NC Museum of Art

50 minute tours at 12:30 and 2:30. With a 164-acre campus, two buildings, an amphitheater, a park, and several gardens, ...

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 5-8 w/ Caregiver)

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

Father's Day Hotdogs & Floats - Color Me Mine

Enjoy Painting, hotdogs & ice cream floats, $3 studio fee plus the cost of your piece(s) Photo prop area & ...

Advanced Babywearing at Grow Eco Baby

Advanced Babywearing: A 102 Demonstration This demonstration will feature several advanced babywearing skills based on the interest of the participants. Hands ...

Seasons on a Farm: Soap Making and Butter Churning

For almost 200 years, farmers brought their wheat and corn to what is now Yates Mill to have their grains ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Animal Adaptations at Falls Lake State Recreation Area

Animals have adapted to many things for their safety and wellbeing in this area. Join a Ranger to learn about ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Falls Lake State Recreation Area | 13304 Creedmoor Rd Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.ncparks.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Discover Your World: Family Movies @ the Library - East Regional Library

Join us for a family movie at the library. Feature presentation: Oceans, Diving deep into the waters that ultimately sustain all ...

Fathers Day Celebration at United Skates!

Bring Dad skating to celebrate him!! FREE admission for Dad's. Must be accompanied by a full paid childs admission.

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: Free Admission for Dads
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Carolina Rollergirls vs. Burning River

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

Taste Buds Kitchen: Incredible Pizza Family Workshop (Ages 9+)

Artisan pizza fresh from the oven? Yes, please! Join us as we learn the secret tricks behind working with yeast ...

Durham Bulls vs. Stripers - Kids Run the Bases

Following every Sunday home game, Kids Run the Bases!

Holly Springs Salamanders - Kids Run the Bases

Kids Run the Bases after the end of the 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 ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Youth Monogramed Pillow Workshop Summer Session Day 1 at AR Workshop

Join us at AR Workshop Raleigh for a creative and ARtsy DIY summer Session! Each day is a new project! On ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Camp Creativity: Outdoor Adventures

You never know what you'll discover outdoors. Maybe you'll attract a few feathered friends with a vibrant birdhouse. Register now. ...

Family Movie Morning at Lake Wheeler

Bring your family out for a morning of fun! Popcorn and drinks will be provided throughout the movie. A parent ...

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 ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Summer Camp - Color Me Mine

Come for the whole week or pick a day or two. Bring a bagged lunch. Snack is provided. A different ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 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

National Go Fishing Day Fun - Yates Mill

Come out to the millpond and fish the old-fashioned way – we'll provide you with a cane pole, tackle and ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: $1
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Grey Seal Puppets at Middle Creek Community Library

Three favorite folk tales will come to life with refreshing wit and wisdom!

Teen Scene - Southeast Regional Library

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Youth Canvas Tote Bag Summer Session DAY 2 at AR Workshop

On Day 2, you will create a crafty customized Canvas Tote Bag (NEW Project with limited seats)! You will have ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Free Tuesday Morning Movies

Grab the kids, snacks, blankets and visit us for your free, favorite movies on the big screen! Doors open at ...

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 ...

North Hills Kids Summer Activities

North Hills Kids in Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park consists of nine weeks of programmed activities in the park on ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Midtown Park at North Hills | 200 St. Albans Dr., Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: visitnorthhills.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Summer Camp - Color Me Mine

Come for the whole week or pick a day or two. Bring a bagged lunch. Snack is provided. A different ...

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Sky Zone's Toddler Time is a great way to get our youngest jumpers active and ready for nap time. Every ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $8 for 60 minutes
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Weekly Toddler Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for Toddler Storytime!

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 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

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 ...

50¢ Tuesday at United Skates!

Fun skate just .50 cents admission!! Email Dominique at dpolisky@usa-skating.com to reserve you group.

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 ...

Teen Tastic + Speech (ages 13-17) at Gigi's Playhouse

Teen Tastic focuses on building social skills with friends without Down syndrome by participating in team-based activities in a casual ...

Specialized Recreation Guided Nature Hike - Walnut Creek

Join us for an easy, wheelchair- and stroller-friendly hike along the Walnut Creek Greenway. Along the way we will experience ...

Rags to Riches Theater - Richard B. Harrison Community Library

Play along with this interactive performance of "Stone Soup"!

Cooking with Kids - North Raleigh Whole Foods

Weekly basic skills cooking class offered for children ages 5-10 at Whole Foods North Raleigh. This free class is offered ...

  • 4:00 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Whole Foods North Raleigh | 8710 Six Forks Rd. Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational, Free

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Kids Night: Family Fun at Chick-fil-a Wake Forest

Come out every Tuesday night for Kids Night: Family Fun, special activities and crafts will take place each week.

Kids Night: Family Fun at Chick-fil-a Waverly Place

Come out every Tuesday night for Kids Night: Family Fun, special activities and crafts will take place each week.

Fundamentals of Stand-up Paddleboarding at Lake Johnson

This program is designed for those wanting to learn and perfect their stand-up paddleboarding skills. We will learn the parts ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: resident $25.00 - non-resident $40.00
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Classes

Teen Scene - West Regional Library

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

Summer Concert Series presents Mysti Mayhem Trio

Summer in the Park Concert Series presents Mysti Mayhem Trio

Bull Riding & Barrell Racing Show at Carousel Farms

From action packed professional bull riding to fast paced barrel racers, you have a chance to get up and personal ...

Discovery Tables: The Longest Summer Day - Yates Mill County Park

Every year on June 21, we enjoy the most hours of sunlight during the whole year. Discover the science and ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Lake Lynn Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

KidJump (Ages 6 & Under) at DefyGravity Durham

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Wednesday and Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and ...

Toddler Bounce at BounceU!

Take time out to spend with your little one as you both crawl, explore and bounce in a safe environment ...

Youth 12inx16in Wood Sign/Frame Summer Session DAY 3 at AR Workshop

On Day 3, you will create a preppy and charming 12″x 16″ customized wood sign! You will have the opportunity ...

Baby, Toddler, & Preschool Storytime at the Library

Children (babies through preschoolers) and caregivers are invited to participate in storytime at the library! Check the website for specific ...

Mini Mights Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics (Apex)

Every Wednesday, bring your 18 month - 3 year old for an hour of fun together at Peak Gymnastics!

Camp Creativity: Outdoor Adventures

You never know what you'll discover outdoors. Maybe you'll attract a few feathered friends with a vibrant birdhouse. Register now. ...

Little Crafters - Anderson Point Park

Children will explore each theme through crafts and activities. The class will meet at the small shelter near the playground. ...

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 ...

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room

Open Play in the Rainbow Party Room is open Monday – Friday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: (Inside Tots to Teens) 8732 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: $5 per session 2 & Older; kids under 2 are FREE!
  • Website: rainbowplayofnc.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Playgroup Tot Time - Barwell Road Community Center

The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. The gym will be ...

Summer Camp - Color Me Mine

Come for the whole week or pick a day or two. Bring a bagged lunch. Snack is provided. A different ...

Toddler Time at Sky Zone

Sky Zone's Toddler Time is a great way to get our youngest jumpers active and ready for nap time. Every ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd., Raleigh NC 27604
  • Cost: $8 for 60 minutes
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Weekly Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

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 ...

Toads and Frogs (Ages 3-5) - Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve

Learn about different frogs and toads that live in our area and what they sound like. Make frog sounds with ...

  • 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

Explore Dorothea Dix Park - Shake Your Tail Feathers (for ages 2-6)

Children will shake their tail feathers as they come to understand the many different kinds, colors and textures of tails ...

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 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

Preschool Swamp Romp (Ages 2-6): Beetles - Walnut Creek

Age: 2-6yrs. Bring your budding naturalist to the Walnut Creek Wetland Center for an exciting learning experience. A craft, engaging ...

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 ...

Weekly Toddler Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 11 am for Toddler Storytime!

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 ...

Storytime for All Ages - Page 158 Books

On Wednesdays at noon and Saturdays at noon we have a free Storytime for all ages. For more call 919-741-9156.

Cosmic Open Bounce at BounceU!

Cosmic Open Bounce! We turn out the lights and turn on the FUN with black lights and special effects lights! ...

Teen Yoga (age 10-17) at Gigi's Playhouse

Diana Taggart, owner of Shine Yoga LLC will be leading a 1 hour session.

Graphic Novel Book Club (7th grade+) - Page 158 Books

Graphic Novel (7th grade+) Book Club occurs the Third Wednesday of every month. Check out Facebook Events page for upcoming ...

Family Super Special: Summer Craft Fun - East Regional Library

Join us for crafts and activities to celebrate summer. We've got lots of fun planned for preschoolers and their families! ...

Fundamentals of Stand-up Paddleboarding at Lake Johnson

This program is designed for those wanting to learn and perfect their stand-up paddleboarding skills. We will learn the parts ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: resident $25.00 - non-resident $40.00
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Classes

Family Program: Crabtree Casters

Whether you already enjoy fishing or would like to learn how to fish, this program is for you! Join park ...

American Legion Bingo

CASH PRIZES AWARDED! Each person must purchase a minimum of 1 pack of cards for $15, plays all 12 games, ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: American Legion Post 116 | 6400 Johnson Pond Rd, Fuquay Varina, NC
  • Cost: 1 pack of cards for $15
  • Website: alpost116nc.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Way Back Wednesday Skate at Jellybeans (Cary)

Skate to music from the 70s, 80s & 90s. $2 quad rentals, $3 inline/speed rentals.

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