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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 ...

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 ...

  • 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

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 ...

  • 9:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Hipp Farm | 401 & Ballard Road Fuquay-Varina, NC
  • Cost: $10 General Admission (3 and older)
  • Website: www.hippfarmscornmaze.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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, ...

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 ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Midtown Farmers' Market | 4160 Main at North Hills Street, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: songsforseeds.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Optimist Community Center | 5900 Whittier Drive, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $12
  • 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. ...

Durham's Monarch Festival

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

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

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $5 Members $8 Nonmembers
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Station #1 Fire Dept. | 301 S. Fuquay Ave., Fuquay-Varina NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.carymagazine.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michael's Stores: See participating locations online
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Jellybeans Super Skate Center of Cary | 1120 Buck Jones Rd., Raleigh NC 27606
  • Cost: $6 admission (includes quad skates) $1 inline/speed skates
  • Website: www.skatejellybeans.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

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

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: TasteBuds Kitchen | 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive, Apex NC 27502
  • Cost: $28
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Windborne United Methodist Church | 9121 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh 27615
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:30 am -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Life + Science | 433 W. Murray Ave., Durham NC 27704
  • Cost: $12/Person + Admission; Children 2 and under Free.
  • Website: www.lifeandscience.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Garden Hut | 1004 Old Honeycutt Rd, Fuquay Varina NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: nelsasgardenhut.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 11:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Logan Trading Company | 707 Semart Dr. Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: No Cost Indicated
  • Website: logantrd.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Walnut Creek Wetland Center | 950 Peterson Street, Raleigh NC 27610
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Hubbs Farm | 10276 US Hwy 421 North Clinton, NC
  • Cost: $13-$21 (Under 3 is free)
  • Website: www.hubbsfarmnc.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 12:30 pm -  1:30 pm 
  • Location: Optimist Community Center | 5900 Whittier Drive, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $6
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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. ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Crowder District Park | 4709 Ten-Ten Road, Apex NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

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

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, ...

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 ...

  • 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: Family Fun

Lights of Halloween

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

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 ...

  • 7:15 pm -  8:15 pm 
  • Location: Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve | 2900 Horseshoe Farm Rd, Wake Forest 27587
  • Cost: $1
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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