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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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

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

  • 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: Free

Picnic in the Park

The annual Picnic in the Park event is set for July 1 at the River Park Farmers Market Pavilion. Head ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Eno River Farmers Market Pavilion | 144 E Margaret Ln, Hillsborough, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: visithillsboroughnc.com
  • Category: Free

Buzz Through the Garden: Plants and Pollinators at Prairie Ridge

Which plants can you grow in Raleigh to help butterflies and other insects? Tour the Nature Neighborhood Garden to find ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Outdoor Classroom | 1671 Gold Star Dr., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Selma’s All-American Festival

Come celebrate our nation’s birthday in Selma for a family-fun event. Join us for FREE children's activities, watermelon slices, Tommy The ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Location: Uptown Selma | Selma, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.selma-nc.com
  • Category: Free

Fireworks Spectacular - Wake Forest

The Fireworks Spectacular on July 3 will feature live music from Raleigh-based band Crush, plus food trucks and vendors serving ...

  • 5:30 pm
  • Location: Heritage High School | 1150 Forestville Rd, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakeforestnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Independence Eve Celebration - Cary

Known at the time as “The Great War” or “The War to End All Wars,” World War I ended on ...

  • 6:30 pm
  • Location: Cary Arts Center | 101 Dry Avenue, Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Lynn Community Center | 7921 Ray Road, Raleigh 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Carrboro Fourth of July Celebration

The 2018 Carrboro July 4th Celebration will be held at Carrboro Town Hall on Wednesday, July 4th. Help us kick ...

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Carrboro Town Hall | Weaver Street Market Lawn Carrboro, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: carrborojuly4th.com
  • Category: Free

2018 Children’s Independence Day Parade - Durham Central Park

Bring the kids and celebrate the birth of our nation in this fun and patriotic parade. Come early to help ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Durham Central Park | 501 Foster Street Durham, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: durhamcentralpark.org
  • Category: Free

Fourth of July Children's Parade and Art & Games in the Park - Wake Forest

The Fourth of July Celebration revelry continues on Wednesday, July 4, with the annual Children’s Parade. The lineup begins at ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Wake Forest NC - Beginning at the intersection of North Main Street and West Juniper Avenue - See parade map online
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakeforestnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Storytime in the Gallery

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

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of History | 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncmuseumofhistory.org
  • Category: Free

Movies in the Garden at Raleigh Little Theatre

Join us this summer as we present five FREE outdoor movies on Thursdays in July & August! All movies will ...

  • 7:00 pm
  • Location: Stephenson Amphitheatre | 301 Pogue St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: raleighlittletheatre.org
  • Category: Free

Outdoor Movies on the Back Lawn: A League of Their Own

There is just something special about watching a movie outside. The warm breeze blowing, sounds of summer in the background, and ...

  • 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
  • Location: Garner Performing Arts Center (Back Lawn) | 742 Garner Road, Garner NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Nature Play Day - Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve

Join us anytime between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. to enjoy our latest ideas for playing in nature. Children of ...

  • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Annie Louise Wilkerson, MD Nature Preserve Park | 5229 Awls Haven Drive Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Acoustic Nights in The District at Park West Village

Whether you’re headed out to dinner, or leaving a movie … come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The District at Park West Village | 3400 Market Center Dr., Morrisville NC 27560
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.parkwestvillage.net
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Hummingbird Banding Demonstration at Prairie Ridge

Scientists use coded bands to tell individual birds apart and track their movements. Bird banding sessions involve catching birds in ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Outdoor Classroom | 1671 Gold Star Dr., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

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

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Community Center | 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Reptile Encounters - Athens Drive Community Library

Meet reptiles up close and learn about their importance to our ecosystems.

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Athens Drive Community Library | 1420 Athens Drive Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Summer Concert Series - Rolesville

Come to Mill Bridge Nature Park as we continue our Summer Concert Series in the Park! The bands will play ...

  • 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Mill Bridge Nature Park | 200 South Main St., Rolesville NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: rolesvillenc.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Summer Scavenger Hunt - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Enjoy some quality time with your family by coming out for our summer scavenger hunts. Explore our nature preserves together ...

  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve | 2900 Horseshoe Farm Rd, Wake Forest 27587
  • Cost: $1
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Summer Fun Days “Tuesday Meet & Greets” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Princess Parties & Hero Hangouts - Where your child can meet and interact with their favorite movie characters from 11AM ...

Reptile Encounters - Richard B. Harrison Community Library

Meet reptiles up close and learn about their importance to our ecosystems.

  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Richard B. Harrison Community Library | 1313 New Bern Ave., Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Summer Concert Series presents GrassStreet

Summer in the Park Concert Series presents GrassStreet

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Pullen Park | 408 Ashe Ave., Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

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 ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Lynn Community Center | 7921 Ray Road, Raleigh 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Barwell Road Community Center | 5857 Barwell Park Drive, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Wednesdays Crabtree’s Creative Corner” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Featuring Story Time, Games, Arts and ...

Wind Down Wednesday

Beginning Wednesday, June 6th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., local favorites return to the Waverly Place’s one-acre park and ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Waverly Place Shopping Center | Corner of Tryon Rd. & Kildaire Farm Rd. in Cary
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: waverlycary.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Storytime in the Gallery

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

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of History | 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncmuseumofhistory.org
  • Category: Free

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: Free

Summer Fun Days “Thursdays -Summer of Style” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Fashion and beauty camp for kids ...

Peach Day at the State Farmer's Market

You'll have a peach of a time with our Peach Dessert Contest, free samplesof peach ice cream and a visit ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: State Farmer's Market | 1201 Agriculture Street, Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncagr.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

K-5th Adventures: Duke Ellington - Holly Springs Community Library

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, hands on activities and more. This week: We will learn ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Location: Holly Springs Community Library | 300 W. Ballentine St., Holly Springs NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

4th/5th Grade Book Club - Page 158 Books

4th/5th Grade Book Club occurs the 2nd Friday of every month. Check out Facebook Events page for upcoming books.

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Page 158 Books | 415 S Brooks St, Wake Forest NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Band of Oz Concert - Parkside Town Commons

FREE SUMMER FUN! Plan for an enjoyable evening at Parkside Town Commons, full of FREE entertainment from the dynamic group, ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Parkside Town Commons | 7119 O'Kelly Chapel Road, Cary NC 27519
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Acoustic Nights in The District at Park West Village

Whether you’re headed out to dinner, or leaving a movie … come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The District at Park West Village | 3400 Market Center Dr., Morrisville NC 27560
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.parkwestvillage.net
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

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

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Community Center | 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Plant Detectives at Lake Crabtree

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

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

Pork, Pickles & Peanuts: Tastes of NC

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

  • 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Duke Homestead | 2828 Duke Homestead Road, Durham, NC 27705
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: dukehomestead.org
  • Category: Free

Get Wild! Krafty Kids @ Brumley Nature Preserve

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

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Horton Grove Nature Preserve | 7360 Jock Rd., Bahama NC 27503
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.triangleland.org
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Health of Our Waterways at Prairie Ridge

Water is essential to all living things. Without healthy water it is hard for us to survive. During this program ...

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Outdoor Classroom | 1671 Gold Star Dr., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

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

Join us for a family movie at the library. Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events.

  • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: East Regional Library | 946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale NC 27545
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Ice Cream Social (Fuquay-Varina)

Join us to celebrate National Ice Cream Day at the beautiful Fuquay Mineral Spring Park.

  • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Fuquay Mineral Spring Park | 105 West Spring Street Fuquay-Varina, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.fuquay-varina.org
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Movie Mondays” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Something to sit on like a ...

  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Crabtree Valley Mall | 4325 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Summer Fun Days “Tuesday Meet & Greets” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Princess Parties & Hero Hangouts - Where your child can meet and interact with their favorite movie characters from 11AM ...

Homeschool and Track-out Programs: Radical Reptiles

Come learn about what makes reptiles unique and which reptiles call Lake Crabtree home. Meet Willy, our adopted black rat ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Lake Crabtree County Park | 1400 Aviation Pkwy., Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Teen Leadership Corps Orientation - Cameron Village Library

Teens in grades 6-10 are invited to join us for our Teen Leadership Corps (TLC) Orientation. TLC is a leadership program ...

  • 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Location: Cameron Village Regional Library | 1930 Clark Avenue Raleigh, NC 27605
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

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 ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Lynn Community Center | 7921 Ray Road, Raleigh 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Barwell Road Community Center | 5857 Barwell Park Drive, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Wednesdays Crabtree’s Creative Corner” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Featuring Story Time, Games, Arts and ...

Wind Down Wednesday

Beginning Wednesday, June 6th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., local favorites return to the Waverly Place’s one-acre park and ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Waverly Place Shopping Center | Corner of Tryon Rd. & Kildaire Farm Rd. in Cary
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: waverlycary.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Surprise, Surprise surprise - Jordan Lake

This program is a catch bag of sorts. One of the three Rangers of Poplar Point Campground will give a ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: White Oak Recreation Area on White Oak Beach Rd., Apex, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.ncparks.gov
  • Category: Free

Storytime in the Gallery

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

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of History | 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncmuseumofhistory.org
  • Category: Free

Wildflower Watering Club (Ages 2-5 with Caregiver)

If you're looking for a volunteer experience, community service, or conservation project for yourself or your group, join forces with ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Thursdays -Summer of Style” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Fashion and beauty camp for kids ...

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

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

  • 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: Free

Acoustic Nights in The District at Park West Village

Whether you’re headed out to dinner, or leaving a movie … come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The District at Park West Village | 3400 Market Center Dr., Morrisville NC 27560
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.parkwestvillage.net
  • Category: Free

Apex Movies in the Park Series

Held at the spacious new Nature Park Amphitheatre, the evening will offer family friendly concerts and movies. Load up the ...

  • 7:30 pm
  • Location: Apex Nature Park Amphitheatre | 2600 Evans Road, Apex NC
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: nc-apex.civicplus.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

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

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Community Center | 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library Kick-off Event - Kidzu Childrens Museum

Orange County Partnership for Young Children is partnering with Kidzu Children’s Museum to host Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library Kick-Off. Visit ...

  • 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Kidzu Childrens Museum | Inside University Place | 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill NC 27514
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.orangesmartstart.org
  • Category: Free

Discover the Park: Walk in the Woods

Take a walk in the woods and discover the animals and plants that call our park home. Help collect data ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Location: Crowder District Park | 4709 Ten-Ten Rd Apex NC
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Storytime with the Author Jacqueline Leigh at Page 158 Books

Join Page 158 for a very special story time with Jacqueline Leigh, author of "Time for Bed with Ford and ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Page 158 Books | 415 S Brooks St, Wake Forest NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Author Event Robert Beatty with Quail Ridge Books - Signing Line Ticket Event

We are delighted to welcome Robert Beatty, #1 NYTimes-bestselling author of Serafina and the Black Cloak, with a new series ...

Meet the Doulas at Grow Eco Baby

The Doulas of Carolina Birth and Wellness will host a casual get together where you can learn about our complete ...

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

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

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

  • 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: Free

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Movie Mondays” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Something to sit on like a ...

  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Crabtree Valley Mall | 4325 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Kids Get Crafty: Scream for Ice Cream Crafts!

Did you know that July is National Ice Cream Month? Create a craft celebrating the treat that helps us beat ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Crowder District Park | 4709 Ten-Ten Rd Apex NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Reptile Encounters at Middle Creek Community Library

Meet reptiles up close and learn about their importance to our ecosystems.

  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Middle Creek Community Library | 111 Middle Creek Park Avenue Apex, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Nature Play Days: Water 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: Free

Summer Fun Days “Tuesday Meet & Greets” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Princess Parties & Hero Hangouts - Where your child can meet and interact with their favorite movie characters from 11AM ...

Cool Chemistry - Richard B. Harrison Community Library

Connect with chemistry and experience the exciting states of matter!

  • 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Richard B. Harrison Community Library | 1313 New Bern Ave., Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Summer Concert Series presents Raleigh Jazz Orchestra

Summer in the Park Concert Series presents Raleigh Jazz Orchestra

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Pullen Park | 408 Ashe Ave., Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

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 ...

  • 8:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Lake Lynn Community Center | 7921 Ray Road, Raleigh 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Barwell Road Community Center | 5857 Barwell Park Drive, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Wednesdays Crabtree’s Creative Corner” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Featuring Story Time, Games, Arts and ...

Wind Down Wednesday

Beginning Wednesday, June 6th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., local favorites return to the Waverly Place’s one-acre park and ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Waverly Place Shopping Center | Corner of Tryon Rd. & Kildaire Farm Rd. in Cary
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: waverlycary.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Citizen Science Thursday - Harris Lake County Park

Volunteer your time with our monitoring and citizen science projects! Tasks will vary depending on what needs attention. Tasks may ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive New Hill, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Storytime in the Gallery

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

  • 10:00 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of History | 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncmuseumofhistory.org
  • Category: Free

Playtime in the Park

Let your imagination run wild in Downtown Park! Enjoy giant board games, free-play areas, and special activities for kids of ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Downtown Park | 319 S. Academy Street Cary, NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Thursdays -Summer of Style” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Fashion and beauty camp for kids ...

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

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

  • 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: Free

Acoustic Nights in The District at Park West Village

Whether you’re headed out to dinner, or leaving a movie … come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The District at Park West Village | 3400 Market Center Dr., Morrisville NC 27560
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.parkwestvillage.net
  • Category: Free

Youth and Family Movie Night - Tarboro Road Community Center

Come join us for a night of movie watching with your family and friends! We will provide the popcorn and ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Tarboro Road Community Center | 121 N. Tarboro St., Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Summer at the Springs presents Funk N DisOrder

Join us for our free family-friendly outdoor concert series every summer! Bring blankets and chairs to sit on our lawn ...

  • 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine St. Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.hollyspringsnc.us
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Special Olympics Young Athletes - Abbotts Creek Community Center

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

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Community Center | 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Banana Boat Forgiveness Children's Book Reading

Join the author of "Banana Boat's Forgiveness," Affini Woodley, at Stevens Book Shop of Raleigh: 6700 Old Wake Forest Rd, ...

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Stevens Book Shop of Raleigh | 6700 Old Wake Forest Rd Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.stevensbooks.com
  • Category: Free

Animals of Falls Lake at Falls Lake State Recreation Area

Have you ever been on a hike and expected to see an animal, but did not? Come learn what animals ...

  • 11:00 am
  • Location: Falls Lake State Recreation Area | 13304 Creedmoor Rd Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.ncparks.gov
  • Category: Free

American Wildlife Refuge - Athens Drive Community Library

Meet live owls and other raptors, and learn secrets about their lives in the wild!

  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Athens Drive Community Library | 1420 Athens Drive Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Storytime at Chick-fil-a Falls Village

This week Mrs. Julie will be reading a book, after the reading we will be making a fun watermelon craft! ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-a Falls Village | 6701 Falls Of Neuse Rd Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Monday Morning Movie - Holly Springs

Most Mondays! Call to confirm event and movie. The Holly Springs Cultural Center is excited to bring G and PG ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center | 300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Movie Mondays” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Beat the heat and spend the summer at Crabtree Valley Mall’s Summer Fun Days! Something to sit on like a ...

  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Crabtree Valley Mall | 4325 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

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

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

  • 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: Free

Citizen Science Adventure Day

Join us for the day for a chance to participate in exciting citizen science projects! We will collect data to ...

  • 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Prairie Ridge | 1671 Gold Star Drive Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Free

Summer Fun Days “Tuesday Meet & Greets” at Crabtree Valley Mall

Princess Parties & Hero Hangouts - Where your child can meet and interact with their favorite movie characters from 11AM ...

Family Night Tuesdays with the Chick-fil-A Cow

Family Night: every Tuesday night we have an emphasis on families. The Chick-fil-A Cow will appear each Tuesday night from ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Chick-fil-A at White Oak Crossing & Garner Towne Square
  • Cost: cost of meal
  • Website: www.chickenspace.com
  • Category: Free
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