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Cary Diwali 2017

The 17th annual Cary Diwali celebrates Anubhuti: A Sensory Experience, and will include music, dance, and theater performances, a handicraft ...

NC State Fair - 2017

With roots dating back to 1853, the North Carolina State Fair is an agricultural and entertainment staple held annually in ...

Special Needs Event: Monster Mash Dance at Herbert C. Young Community

Special Needs Event: Enjoy a night of music, games, refreshments and fun! Dress up in a fun costume and bring ...

11th Annual Making Strides 5K

The 11th Annual Making Strides of Raleigh, Presented by Duke Cancer Institute, our noncompetitive, walk begins promptly at 9:15. The ...

Strides for Speech 5K

Imagine if the last thing you said tonight was the last thing you said..... period. Aphasia is a devastating consequence ...

The Cupcake Run 5K/Walk Supporting Make A Wish

Formerly known as the Gigi’s Cupcake Run, the iconic Raleigh race benefits the Make-A-Wish Foundation and will be held for ...

Discovery Tables: Fossil Finds - Yates Mill County Park

Fossils preserve ancient life from all of Earth's history, and from every major group of animal or plant. Celebrate National ...

Holly Springs Farmers Market

Everything you find at our market is grown, raised, or produced in NC! Our vendors have a nice selection of ...

Camp Chestnut Ridge Family Fun Pumpkin Patch

FAMILY FUN! Pumpkins for sale, Hayrides, Face Painting, Meet the Animals, Kid's Activities, Nature Play Area, and Explore the Garden.

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 ...

Kid's Night Out: Fall Harvest (Special Needs) - Flour Power Falls River

The smell of Fall is coming and we’re ready with warm recipes to keep our tummies full and our bodies ...

KidFest 2017

Enjoy a free event where families can come have fun and learn more about different aspects of health. Food, inflatables, ...

Live Like Ellie 5K/Fun Run

Ellie Helton, a vibrant, loving 14-year old, passed away on July 16, 2014 as a result of a brain aneurysm. ...

Raleigh Hemophilia Walk and Family Festival

There’s fun for everyone at the Hemophilia of North Carolina Family Festival & Walk! We walk to raise critical FUNDS ...

songs for seeds- FREE Concert

Come join the band for a FREE concert at the Midtown Farmer's Market in North Hills (Commons). Market opens at ...

All American Girls Create & Play at Optimist Community Center

Bring your favorite doll and enjoy some special create-and-play time together! We may make crafts and accessories, read stories, play ...

Artarama Hour - Artopia

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

Durham's Monarch Festival

Join us as we celebrate the amazing journey of the Monarch butterfly! Sandy Creek Park is a certified waystation for ...

Eco-Explorers: (Ages 7-10) Exploration: Geology

Do you have cherished memories of exploring the woods near your childhood home? Give your child the same opportunity in ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: - R $8.00 - N $10.00
  • Website: townofcary.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Fall Fun at Three Bears Acres

Come to Three Bear Acres for Fall Fun! Hayrides, s'mores, corn cannon, hay fort, archery in addition to all our ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Three Bears Acres | 711 Beaver Dam Road | Creedmoor NC 27522
  • Cost: Adults $8 Children $15 (Children 2 and under are free) -Toddler Thursday $12 (children ages 3-5yrs) with one parent free with paying child -Senior Citizen $5
  • Website: www.threebearsacres.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events, Ongoing Programs

Fall Pumpkin & Harvest Festival - Hill Ridge Farms

Everybody loves Fall on the Farm! Our 2017 Fall Harvest & Pumpkin Festival will begin on SEPTEMBER 16th - November ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Hill Ridge Farms | 703 Tarboro Road, Youngsville, NC 27596
  • Cost: $14 per person(ages 2-12) $12 (ages 13+) Under 2 Free
  • Website: www.hillridgefarms.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Family Fun Saturday: Small to Supersized - NC Museum of Art

Discover art in the Museum’s collection that transforms everyday objects, places, and ideas into something HUGE! Then, collaborate with your ...

Fire Dept Open House - Station #1 Fuquay-Varina

Visit Station #1 and learn about fire prevention and safety planning and have FUN! Sparky the Fire Dog and Pluggie ...

Kids Club® Vampirina Web of Friendship

They craft, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign ...

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 ...

Mumkin Fest

Bring your family and friends to our 1st Annual Mumkin Fest October 13th - 15th at Knightdale Station Park. This ...

  • 10:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Station Park | 810 N. First Avenue, Knightdale NC 27545
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Pirate Treasure Hunt at Millbrook Exchange Park

Ahoy, matey! Little pirates will play themed games, create crafts and then head out on an adventure to find the ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Millbrook Exchange Center | 1905 Spring Forest Rd., Raleigh NC 27615
  • Cost: $10
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Second Saturday at the Raleigh Fire Museum

The Raleigh Fire Museum is a family-friendly attraction in downtown Raleigh, open on the second Saturday of each month, from ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Raleigh Fire Museum | 105 Keeter Center Dr. Raleigh, NC
  • Website: 919.964.1070
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Taste Buds Kitchen: Bake It Happen Cookie Pie Workshop (Ages 2-8y w/Caregiver)

Taste Buds Kitchen is partnering with Bake it Happen to offer our budding chefs a special workshop where we’ll bake ...

TinkerTech Family Workshop: Exhibit Engineers—Explore, Design, Build!

Tinkerers of all ages and abilities will love these hands-on workshops! Once a month join our team of expert educators ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Ave., Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: $25 per person (does not include cost of admission)
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Whiteville: Second Saturday Storytime

Join us the second Saturday of each month for a special story and hands-on craft activity. Storytime is recommended for ...

Windborne UMC Fall Festival

We'll have fun & games for all ages as well as our own bbq cookoff! All proceeds from the bbq ...

ABC Craft & Learn - Zebulon Community Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft and healthy ...

Cloth Diapering 101 at Grow

Please join us for an introduction to cloth diapering! This class will include information about types of diapers, accessories, and care ...

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 ...

Pumpkin Patch Express! at Life + Science Museum

Climb aboard the Ellerbe Creek Railway for a journey to the Museum's pumpkin patch. Pick the perfect pumpkin to decorate ...

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, ...

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.

Baby's First Birthday Event - Toys R Us

Is your baby turning one soon? Join us in store to celebrate this milestone with free activities, giveaways and great ...

Fairy Garden Class

Create your own tiny paradise! Fun for all ages. Bring your own creative container or buy one and we’ll help ...

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, ...

Logan’s Annual Harvest Festival

Come one, come all! Logan’s Annual Harvest Day Festival is almost here!!! Make fall memories while you enjoy our festival ...

Scarecrow Festival - Pullen Arts Center

Join us for our annual homage to the scarecrow! This year's festival will be in conjunction with the Pullen Park ...

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 ...

Spiders (Ages 2-6) - Walnut Creek

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

Weekly Children's Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes & Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11 am for Children's Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Cary Barnes & Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Weekly Children's Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes & Noble

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

Weekly Children's Storytime - Triangle Town Center Barnes & Noble

Join us every Friday at 11 am for Childrens Storytime!

ABC Craft & Learn - Green Road Community Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft and healthy ...

ABC Craft and Learn - East Regional Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

ABC Craft and Learn - Southeast Regional Library

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

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. ...

The Pumpkin Patch - Hill Street Center

Age: 1-10 yrs. Join us for a Mom- or Dad and-me pumpkin party! Please bring a small pumpkin to decorate, ...

Family Skate Saturday 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, ...

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $6.50 admission
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hubbs Farm Corn Maze and Fall Festival

10 Years of Hubb’s Corn Maze. Come on out and celebrate The Discovery of Gold in America and it started ...

Art - Krafty Kids: Changing of the Seasons (Optimist Community Center)

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

Family Gardening Series: It’s Pumpkin Time!

For ages 5-10 with accompanying adult. Explore the vegetable patch for pumpkins, hear stories about gourd life cycle and uses, ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:15 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Botanical Garden | 100 Old Mason Farm Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
  • Cost: $10 ($8 Members); no fee for accompanying adult
  • Website: reg.abcsignup.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Discover the Park: Seeds Discovery Table

Stop by our FREE discovery table to learn fun facts about the bugs of the park! Registration is not required. ...

Haunting at Harris: Rise of the Legends! - Harris Lake Park

Famous legends, urban lore and crazy characters, oh my! This family-friendly event includes fun for all ages! There are two ...

KidCycle Consignment Sale Dollar Day

Kidcycle’s Dollar Day sale is an opportunity for consignors to donate any items that did not sell to the Diaper ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Northgate Mall (Inside) | Durham, NC
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: kidcyclenc.org
  • Category: Other

My Little Pony Friendship Festival Event at Toys R Us

Make and take home a friendship festival banner, color an activity sheet, take home a FREE My Little Pony Cutie ...

Pumpkin Patch Bash - Pullen Park

Pick the perfect pumpkin at the Pullen Park Pumpkin Patch Bash! Join us for a fun family fall festival with ...

RLT Players presents Grace for President

One day in class, Grace Campbell discovered that there has never been a female president. “Where are the girls?” she ...

Tater Time

Sweet potatoes are one of the oldest-known vegetables in the Americas—and our state vegetable! Visit our outdoor exhibit, History of ...

TinkerTech Family Workshop: Exhibit Engineers—Explore, Design, Build!

Tinkerers of all ages and abilities will love these hands-on workshops! Once a month join our team of expert educators ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Ave., Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: $25 per person (does not include cost of admission)
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Babysitter Speed Dating

Come and meet your next date night or on demand babysitter! Select Sitters provides an opportunity for you to meet ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Snickerdoodles Play Cafe | 3721 Lynn Rd. #112 Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.theselectsitters.com
  • Category: Free

Disney Store Halloween Dress Rehearsal!

You’re invited to the Disney Store Halloween Dress Rehearsal! Come dressed as your favorite character and join us for games, ...

NC State Women's Soccer v. Syracuse

-National Dessert Day: The first 100 fans in attendance will receive an Ice Cream sandwich in honor of National Dessert ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Dail Soccer Field | 2007 Cates Ave, Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $5 - $7
  • Website: gopack.com
  • Category: Sporting Events

Sleepy Hallow presented by Carolina Ballet

Artistic Director, Robert Weiss, and Choreographer in Residence, Zalman Raffael, bring an evening of haunted stories to the stage just ...

New Hope Valley Train: Track or Treat Halloween Express

Halloween at NHV with scary decorations, food, ice cream, trains and fun. Each ride day will include activities in the ...

Intermediate Sewing Workshop at the Artful Mind!

Class builds on beginner skills and each project provides practice using machine, back stitching, pivoting, sewing straight, etc. *Includes supplies. ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: The Artful Mind | 1952 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: $35 + $10 supply fee
  • Website: www.theartfulmind.net
  • Category: Classes

RLT Players presents Grace for President

One day in class, Grace Campbell discovered that there has never been a female president. “Where are the girls?” she ...

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 ...

Lights of Halloween

Broken Plow Farm Presents Lights of Halloween. Bring your little ghouls and goblins out for this one of a kind ...

Professional Bull Riding - Built Ford Tough Series

The PBR’s (Professional Bull Riders) Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) heads east to Raleigh on October 14-15 to compete at ...

Hip Hop Cosmic Skate Saturday at United Skates!

$3.50 Regular Skate and $4.50 Rollerblade Rental; Special Effects Light Show! All Ages Welcome! Music featuring Future, Chris Brown, Fetty ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: United Skates Raleigh | 2901 Trawick Road, Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $7 admission
  • Website: www.unitedskates.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Swim Team @ The Cary

What would you do if your community gave up on your child? In New Jersey, the parents of a boy on ...

TreeRunner Glow Night!

We will be hosting Glow Night every Friday and Saturday night this summer! This means that we will be lighting ...

Horseshoe Farm After Dark - Stargazing - Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Experience the Preserve after the sun has set. Join our nature instructor to learn about the constellations and some of ...

Ghost Train®

Tweetsie Railroad will host a Halloween celebration the whole family can enjoy. Ghost Train includes trick-or-treating, the Freaky Forest, the ...

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Tweetsie Railroad | 300 Tweetsie Railroad Lane Blowing Rock, NC
  • Cost: $38.00 (Children 2 and under enter FREE)
  • Website: tweetsie.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Classic Pops - North Carolina Symphony

Grant Llewellyn creates a concert that unfolds the timeless appeal of light classical gems and feel-good pops arrangements in the ...

Sleepy Hallow presented by Carolina Ballet

Artistic Director, Robert Weiss, and Choreographer in Residence, Zalman Raffael, bring an evening of haunted stories to the stage just ...

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, ...