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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Jaycee Community Center

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

  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jaycee Park and Community Center | 2405 Wade Ave, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

This show offers a vast array of precious and semi-precious gem stones, pearls, beads and findings, minerals, fossils, and finished ...

  • 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Adults $5 general admission $1 discount with website coupon or mailer - under 16 admitted free.
  • Website: treasuresoftheearth.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sneak Peek Week at Triangle Rowing Club (Teen)

Enjoy a free week of rowing with the largest competitive coed youth team in North Carolina, Aug. 29-Sept. 2. For ...

Fridays on the Front Porch at the Carolina Inn

Join The Carolina Inn for Friday's on the Front Porch! Celebrate the end of the work week with bands, food ...

African American Cultural Festival

The annual African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County in North Carolina is a block party celebration that ...

Sneak Peek Week at Triangle Rowing Club (Teen)

Enjoy a free week of rowing with the largest competitive coed youth team in North Carolina, Aug. 29-Sept. 2. For ...

SproutFest Kids Appreciation Day at the Farmers Market (FREE)

It's our kids appreciation day at the Farmers Market, sponsored by Ting Holly Springs!We will have several fun activities for ...

  • 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Farmers Market | 128 S. Main St., Holly Springs, NC
  • Cost: free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Taste Buds Kitchen: Lasagna Lovers Workshop (Ages 2-5y w/ Caregiver)

Calling all chefs from across the globe! We’ve got your passport ready. Join us for a tasty trip where we’ll ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: TasteBuds Kitchen | 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $28
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mommy & Me Yoga

Join us for a playful mommy & me class tomorrow morning! We will have a mini family yoga class for ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Grow | 107 W Chatham St. Cary, NC
  • Cost: $10 with registration/ $13 drop in
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

African American Cultural Festival

The annual African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County in North Carolina is a block party celebration that ...

Sensory Sensitive Sundays at Chuck E Cheese's

Chuck E. Cheese's is proud to support families who have children with autism and special needs. We now offer a ...

Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

This show offers a vast array of precious and semi-precious gem stones, pearls, beads and findings, minerals, fossils, and finished ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Adults $5 general admission $1 discount with website coupon or mailer - under 16 admitted free.
  • Website: treasuresoftheearth.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Dan the Animal Man - Green Road Community Library

Enjoy an entertaining, educational experience with wild and exotic animals. Don’t forget your camera! For kids K-5th grade and their ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Green Road Community Library | 4101 Green Road Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Casey’s Laugh N Learn - Fuquay-Varina Community Library

Join Casey’s Laugh N Learn for a journey to a world where science and story collide!

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Fuquay-Varina Community Library | 133 S. Fuquay Ave., Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Labor Day BOGO at Sky Zone

School's Out - But We're Here! Spend your Labor Day at SKY ZONE and enjoy amazing jump specials ALL DAY! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Sky Zone Raleigh | 2101 Westinghouse Blvd. Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: BOGO
  • Website: www.skyzone.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

This show offers a vast array of precious and semi-precious gem stones, pearls, beads and findings, minerals, fossils, and finished ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Adults $5 general admission $1 discount with website coupon or mailer - under 16 admitted free.
  • Website: treasuresoftheearth.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Millbrook Exchange Center

Ages 6 mos - 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Millbrook Exchange Community Center | 1905 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Lions Park Community Center

Ages 6 mos to 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center | 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Nature Play Days at Prairie Ridge

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

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation | 1671 Gold Star Drive in Raleigh
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Morning Kayak at Lake Johnson

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

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

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 ...

Toddler Hours - Big Fun Inflatables

Toddler open play admission will include an apple juice and fruit snacks. Older sibling open admission will include a bottled ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

Wee Walkers - Durant Nature Preserve

Ages 5 and Under. Would you and your toddler like some company for your walks? Join others on an easy-paced ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Durant Nature Preserve | 8305 Camp Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center | 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Annual Autumn at Oz Festival

Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the TinMan, and the Cowardly Lion at the Land of Oz™ for the Annual Autumn at ...

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

Mommy + Baby Yoga

First Friday is for the littles yogis, Ages 0-2! Join us for a playful Mommy & Me yoga! Parents and kids ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Grow | 107 W Chatham St. Cary, NC
  • Cost: $10 with registration/ $13 drop in
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Jaycee Community Center

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

  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jaycee Park and Community Center | 2405 Wade Ave, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Annual Autumn at Oz Festival

Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the TinMan, and the Cowardly Lion at the Land of Oz™ for the Annual Autumn at ...

Go Ask Mom Sept. 9 Play Date!

Go Ask Mom's final event of the season at Raleigh's North Hills is coming up very quickly! It's 8 a.m. ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Midtown Farmers' Market | 4160 Main at North Hills Street, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Faster Than A Pastor 5K

The event is managed by the good folks at Woodland Baptist Church in Wake Forest. Proceeds will benefit two area ...

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

Triangle Pottery Festival at the State Farmers Market

The Triangle Potters Guild will hold its annual Triangle Pottery Festival, featuring more than 25 potters. Both functional pots and ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: State Farmers Market | 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncagr.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Annual Autumn at Oz Festival

Join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the TinMan, and the Cowardly Lion at the Land of Oz™ for the Annual Autumn at ...

2017 Arabian & Half-Arabian Sport Horse Championship Horse Show

The Arabian Horse Association is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the Sport Horse National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show ...

Strike Out for Sarcoma 5K & Kid Dash

5K begins at 8:45 am. We invite you to join us for post-race refreshments and family fun. There will be ...

  • 8:30 am
  • Location: WakeMed Soccer Park | 201 Soccer Park Dr., Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: Kid Dash $10; 5K Run/Walk $30-$40
  • Website: dccc.convio.net
  • Category: Family Fun

Extreme Adrenaline Fest

Extreme Adrenaline Fest is built around extreme and action sports. All ages are welcome—let’s live life, regardless of age!​ All you’ll ...

Behind the Scenes with The Butterfly House

Does a pupa move inside it's cocoon? Why do tarantulas spin webs on the ground? Ask an entomologist while getting ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Avenue, Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: Members $25; General Public $45
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Millbrook Exchange Center

Ages 6 mos - 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Millbrook Exchange Community Center | 1905 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Lions Park Community Center

Ages 6 mos to 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

Mommy & Me Morning - Color Me Mine

Join Color Me Mine, Cary -- Mommy & Me Canvas painting.

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Color Me Mine | Waverly Place 316 Colonades Way Suite 215, Cary NC 27518
  • Cost: $20
  • Website: cary.colormemine.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fruity Pickin' Storytime (Apples) at Millstone Creek Orchards

An educational & interactive program designed to teach young children how food is grown. Programs are on Monday's and last ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center | 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Nature Play Days: Color at Blue Jay!

Parents or grandparents with young children are invited to come to Blue Jay for a monthly thematic Nature Play Day. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park | 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Nature Play Days at Prairie Ridge

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

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation | 1671 Gold Star Drive in Raleigh
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Clayton Harvest Festival

Nearly 20,000 people fill Downtown Clayton for this annual weekend of music, vendors, food, rides, performances and so much more ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: E. Main Street Clayton, NC
  • Cost: Free to attend, fee with optional activities
  • Website: claytonchamber.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

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 ...

Toddler Hours - Big Fun Inflatables

Toddler open play admission will include an apple juice and fruit snacks. Older sibling open admission will include a bottled ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Clayton Harvest Festival

Nearly 20,000 people fill Downtown Clayton for this annual weekend of music, vendors, food, rides, performances and so much more ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: E. Main Street Clayton, NC
  • Cost: Free to attend, fee with optional activities
  • Website: claytonchamber.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sparkcon

SPARKcon is an interdisciplinary creativity, art & design festival produced by the non-profit creativity incubator, Visual Art Exchange, in Raleigh ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Sparkcon | 309 W Martin Street Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: sparkcon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center | 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Sparkcon

SPARKcon is an interdisciplinary creativity, art & design festival produced by the non-profit creativity incubator, Visual Art Exchange, in Raleigh ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Sparkcon | 309 W Martin Street Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: sparkcon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Clayton Harvest Festival

Nearly 20,000 people fill Downtown Clayton for this annual weekend of music, vendors, food, rides, performances and so much more ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: E. Main Street Clayton, NC
  • Cost: Free to attend, fee with optional activities
  • Website: claytonchamber.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Grape Day at the State Farmers Market

Venture to the State Farmers Market as a family and enjoy all the local produce and more! As part of ...

  • 5:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: State Farmers Market | 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncagr.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Sparkcon

SPARKcon is an interdisciplinary creativity, art & design festival produced by the non-profit creativity incubator, Visual Art Exchange, in Raleigh ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Sparkcon | 309 W Martin Street Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: sparkcon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Clayton Harvest Festival

Nearly 20,000 people fill Downtown Clayton for this annual weekend of music, vendors, food, rides, performances and so much more ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: E. Main Street Clayton, NC
  • Cost: Free to attend, fee with optional activities
  • Website: claytonchamber.com
  • Category: Family Fun

26th Annual Creedmoor Music Festival

Family fun for all ages includes more than 100 food and craft vendors, children’s activities, live demonstrations and all genres ...

BugFest

Each year over 35,000 visitors come to BugFest to experience over 100 exhibits, crafts, games and activities. We provide the ...

  • 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Jones Street, The Plaza, Edenton Street, and 4 floors of the Museum of Natural Sciences will be filled with buggy fun!
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.bugfest.org
  • Category: Family Fun

2017 Cary Scavenger Hunt

The Cary Scavenger Hunt is an adventure that will test your knowledge of Cary—its food, history, shopping, sports, and much ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Page-Walker Arts and History Center | 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary NC
  • Cost: $50 for Family Teams up to 4 people
  • Website: caryscavengerhunt.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Clayton Harvest Festival

Nearly 20,000 people fill Downtown Clayton for this annual weekend of music, vendors, food, rides, performances and so much more ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: E. Main Street Clayton, NC
  • Cost: Free to attend, fee with optional activities
  • Website: claytonchamber.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sparkcon

SPARKcon is an interdisciplinary creativity, art & design festival produced by the non-profit creativity incubator, Visual Art Exchange, in Raleigh ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Sparkcon | 309 W Martin Street Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: sparkcon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pagan Pride Festival

The Central NC Pagan Pride Days Festival attracts more than 4000 pagans, pagan friends and the pagan curious every year. ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Optimist Club | Farm 2908 Optimist Farm Rd Apex, NC
  • Cost: Admission each day is a donation for the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC.
  • Website: www.cncppd.org
  • Category: Family Fun

18th Annual Caniac Carnival at PNC Arena

The Caniac Carnival takes place each year before the start of the season. The Carnival takes over the outside and ...

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: PNC Arena | 1400 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free Admission & Parking
  • Website: www.nhl.com
  • Category: Family Fun

3rd Sunday Children's Carnival

3rd Sunday Kids' Carnival at the Raleigh Times! Face painting, bouncy houses, sidewalk chalk, and more. Come enjoy brunch with ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Millbrook Exchange Center

Ages 6 mos - 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Millbrook Exchange Community Center | 1905 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Lions Park Community Center

Ages 6 mos to 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

Fruity Pickin' Storytime (Apples) at Millstone Creek Orchards

An educational & interactive program designed to teach young children how food is grown. Programs are on Monday's and last ...

Cooking is Fun: Sweet & Sour Chicken

Learn the basics of meal preparation, cooking and clean-up with easy-to-follow recipes. Most ingredients are gluten free. Fun4RaleighKids encourages parents/caregivers ...

  • 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Herbert C. Young Community Center Kitchen | 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary NC
  • Cost: $19/resident, $24/nonresident
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

PreSchool Play Time

Preschool Playtime is a great way for kids 6 and under to play under the supervision of a certified trainer ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Fitness4life Training Center | 6701 Glenwood Ave. Suite 103 Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.FTFKarate.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center | 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Nature Play Days at Prairie Ridge

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

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation | 1671 Gold Star Drive in Raleigh
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Morning Stand-up Paddleboard at Lake Johnson

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

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Magnolia Cottage Lake Johnson | 4600 Avent Ferry Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $20 (R); $35 (NR)
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Toddler Hours - Big Fun Inflatables

Toddler open play admission will include an apple juice and fruit snacks. Older sibling open admission will include a bottled ...

Drop & Shop at Big Fun Inflatables

Would you like to run errands or have lunch with an old friend! $10 per child and $5 for each ...

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Big Fun Inflatables | 1104 Great Fall Court, Suite A, Knightdale NC 27545
  • Cost: $10 per child ($5 for a sibling)
  • Website: bigfuninflatables.vpweb.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Benson Mule Days®

This festival, which draws 40,000-50,000 people, is filled with family fun and activities for everyone young and old. The weekend ...

Batman Weekend at Marbles

Get your cape ready! September 23 is International Batman Day and the caped crusader is flying into Marbles & Marbles ...

Adventure Day - On the River (10-15 yrs) - Durant Nature Preserve

Have your child spend this teacher workday on the river with the Adventure Program. We will be spending the day ...

  • 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Durant Nature Preserve | 8305 Camp Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $45 (R); $60 (NR)
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Taste Buds Kitchen: Rosh Hashanah Sweet Treats Camp (Ages 4-8y / 1-day / Th)

Shanah Tovah! Let’s celebrate the Jewish New Year with apples and honey. We’ll whip up Rosh Hashanah favorites with a ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: TasteBuds Kitchen | 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $45
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Batman Weekend at Marbles

Get your cape ready! September 23 is International Batman Day and the caped crusader is flying into Marbles & Marbles ...

Capital City Bikefest

The Ray Price Capital City Bikefest and Motorsports Expo is a free three day annual event that takes place in ...

Benson Mule Days®

This festival, which draws 40,000-50,000 people, is filled with family fun and activities for everyone young and old. The weekend ...

Discovery Tables: The Autumnal Equinox - Yates Mill County Park

The autumnal equinox signals the beginning of fall. It is the point where there are exactly 12 hours of daylight ...

  • 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4699 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Carrboro Music Festival

The Carrboro Music Festival is an effort to host a free two day event that showcase Triangle-area performers and the ...

Batman Weekend at Marbles

Get your cape ready! September 23 is International Batman Day and the caped crusader is flying into Marbles & Marbles ...

Capital City Bikefest

The Ray Price Capital City Bikefest and Motorsports Expo is a free three day annual event that takes place in ...

Benson Mule Days®

This festival, which draws 40,000-50,000 people, is filled with family fun and activities for everyone young and old. The weekend ...

4th Annual Jerk Fest

CaribSplash plans a day of activities representing Caribbean excellence and excitement. We will kick off the day with a fun-filled ...

  • 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: West Point on the Eno Amphitheater (North Entrance) | 5101 N Roxboro St., Durham NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: caribsplash.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Carrboro Music Festival

The Carrboro Music Festival is an effort to host a free two day event that showcase Triangle-area performers and the ...

Batman Weekend at Marbles

Get your cape ready! September 23 is International Batman Day and the caped crusader is flying into Marbles & Marbles ...

Capital City Bikefest

The Ray Price Capital City Bikefest and Motorsports Expo is a free three day annual event that takes place in ...

Benson Mule Days®

This festival, which draws 40,000-50,000 people, is filled with family fun and activities for everyone young and old. The weekend ...

Rock Painting! at The Learning Express Parkside

Join us as we set up a rock painting station, and get involved with an activity that is sweeping the ...

  • 12:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Learning Express - West Cary "Parkside" | 1203 Parkside Main St, Cary, NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Take a Child Outside Week: Nature Paintings - JC Raulston Arboretum

Join us out in the gardens to be inspired by the fall garden scenery. We will use sticks, leaves, seeds, ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University | 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • Cost: $5/child, free for members
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Parent & Child Nature Stroll - Bond Park

Take A Child Outside is an international program encouraging children and adults to spend time together outdoors. It first began ...

Newborn Monday - Color Me Mine

All day bring your newborn(s) in to do a footprint platter and have NO STUDIO FEE.

  • 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Color Me Mine | Waverly Place 316 Colonades Way Suite 215 Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: cost of the platter
  • Website: cary.colormemine.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Lions Park Community Center

Ages 6 mos to 5 years. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Nature Play Days at Prairie Ridge

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

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation | 1671 Gold Star Drive in Raleigh
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Magical Monarchs - Durant Nature Preserve

Monarchs are getting ready to fly south to spend the winter months in Mexico. Before they leave, come join a ...

Family Program: Fishing Fun (TACO) - Lake Crabtree

Learn basic fishing skills, fish anatomy, and the role fish play in an aquatic food web by participating in a ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Lake Crabtree County Park | 1400 Aviation Pkwy., Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

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 ...

Toddler Hours - Big Fun Inflatables

Toddler open play admission will include an apple juice and fruit snacks. Older sibling open admission will include a bottled ...

Paint and Play at Prairie Ridge

Embrace your inner artist and create your own artwork with colorful and squishy mud paint. Explore and play around in ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 am
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation | 1671 Gold Star Drive in Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Family Wildlife Series: Spiderific Hike - Blue Jay Point

We’re going on a spider hunt! Join Blue Jay staff to learn how to mist webs and use other tools ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park | 3200 Pleasant Union Church Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Apple Day at the State Farmers Market

Venture to the State Farmers Market as a family and enjoy all the local produce and more! As part of ...

  • 5:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: State Farmers Market | 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncagr.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

PreSchool Play Time

Preschool Playtime is a great way for kids 6 and under to play under the supervision of a certified trainer ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Fitness4life Training Center | 6701 Glenwood Ave. Suite 103 Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.FTFKarate.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Laurel Hills Community Center

Ages 5 & Under. The gym is your playground! Come meet other families in your community in a recreational setting. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center | 3808 Edwards Mill Road, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Playgroup Tot Time - Green Road Community Center

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

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

Wide Open Bluegrass is an annual urban bluegrass music festival that closes out Raleigh, North Carolina’s World of Bluegrass Week. ...

Marbles 10th Birthday!

Happy birthday Marbles! Celebrate 10 years of FUNdamental play at Marbles with special activities all day including birthday candle obstacle ...

Take a Child Outside Week: Garden Storytime - JC Raulston Arboretum

Meet at the Bobby G. Wilder Visitor Center and wander the gardens with us. We will find a shady spot ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Location: JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University | 4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh, North Carolina.
  • Cost: Free for members and non-members $5
  • Website: jcra.ncsu.edu
  • Category: Family Fun

Artarama Hour - Artopia

Get messy, get creative and have lots of FUN! Let’s create together! Designed for YOU to participate, create, and enjoy. ...

Playgroup Tot Time - Jaycee Community Center

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

  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Location: Jaycee Park and Community Center | 2405 Wade Ave, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

Wide Open Bluegrass is an annual urban bluegrass music festival that closes out Raleigh, North Carolina’s World of Bluegrass Week. ...

Mommy & Me DanceFit Session: Includes lite Breakfast

DanceFit Session with Mommies and Toddlers this Saturday. (3+ works best to let mommy do a little dancing) ... Light Breakfast ...

Special Olympics of NC Equestrian Championship

Over 125 athletes from 20 local programs (counties) across NC will compete for equestrian championship in dressage, showmanship and English ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Hunt Horse Complex NC State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.sonc.net
  • Category: Family Fun

Hipp Farms Corn Maze & Field of Fun

Hipp Farms provides fun for EVERYONE! Our activities are designed to entertain for hours! Enjoy a stroll through our maze ...

One Smart Cookie (age 6-8)

One Smart Cookie (age 6-8) Bake, from scratch, and decorate spice cookies made from fresh pumpkins. Fun4RaleighKids encourages parents/caregivers to utilize ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Herbert C. Young Community Center Kitchen | 101 Wilkinson Ave., Cary NC
  • Cost: $19 (R); $25 (NR)
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun
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