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Mutts and Marshmallows Run

Back by popular demand for the 6th year, its nearly time to greet the New Year again with a a ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: WakeMed Soccer Park | 201 Soccer Park Drive, Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: $5-$45
  • Website: runsignup.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Winter Bird Hike

Winter is a special time to observe our seasonal visitors such as the Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, Ruby-crowned Kinglet and Common Loon. ...

All American Girls Create and 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 ...

Michael's Stores: Kids Club

Every Saturday, bring your kiddos ages 3+ to participating Micheal's Stores for Kids Club - a choice of two 30-minute ...

Nature Playday at Prarie Ridge Ecostation

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

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 ...

Tots On Trails - Winter Wildlife

Ages: 1 Yr. to 5 Yrs. Join us on the trail for a relaxing morning stroll to enjoy and experience ...

Williams Sonoma Junior Chef Class: Chinatown USA

Hey Kids! If you love to eat Chinese Food, this is the class for you! We’ll learn to make yummy ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Williams Sonoma | Crabtree Valley Mall, 4325 Glenwood Ave Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $30 per child | Includes a Wok
  • Website: www.williams-sonoma.com
  • Category: Classes

Family Fun Saturdays - NC Museum of Art

Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always ...

  • 10:15 am 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $6 Members $8 Nonmembers
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

ABC Craft and Learn: A Kindergarten Readiness Program

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

Citizen Science Saturdays at Prairie Ridge

Citizen science is a big part of what we do at Prairie Ridge, so we welcome one and all to ...

Family Storytime at the Library

Young children and their families are invited to participate in an interactive program that incorporates age appropriate books, songs, and ...

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

Every Saturday morning, join our children's booksellers as they read their favorite picture books. We'll explore faraway places and visit ...

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour - NC Museum of Art

Join a Museum guide for a lively discussion and activities in the galleries. Each free tour lasts 30 minutes and ...

Hands-on with Joann

Drop in and get crafty with your kids, every 2nd Saturday!

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, ...

Saturday Storytime and Activities - Barnes and Noble

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

Athletes of Tomorrow - Ralph Campbell Community Center

It's all about young kids having fun, being active and working on their overall fitness and athletic ability. We work ...

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. ...

Saturday Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Cary

If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our fun Family Swim. Family ...

Saturday Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School -Wake Forest

If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our fun Family Swim. Family ...

Art - Krafty Kids: 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: $7
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Classes

Family Fun Saturdays - NC Museum of Art

Gallery tour and studio workshop best for families with children ages 5–11. A different theme each time means there’s always ...

  • 1:00 pm 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $6 Members $8 Nonmembers
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels MAKEbreak Snowman Slime

Kids (and kids at heart!) will have a (snow)ball making a snowman out of slime and decorative mix-ins. We’ll provide ...

Sensory-Friendly Creative Saturdays at Sertoma Arts Center

Create a masterpiece using a variety of materials and textures. Whether you like to make a mess or keep it ...

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, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Likin´ Lichens - Durant Nature Preserve

Zoom in on lichens to learn about these ancient, symbiotic organisms. Discover how they grow and disperse, how animals use ...

Quest Martial Arts Kidpower Safety Workshop

In this active, upbeat workshop, adults learn with the children (ages 7-12) in their lives to practice using “People Safety” ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Quest Martial Arts Raleigh | 10760 Wakefield Commons Drive, Suite 105 Raleigh 27614
  • Cost: $55 Pre-registration is required
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Wake Up and Read Book Drive Kick-Off

Join us for a fun afternoon celebrating literacy and launching our 2019 WAKE Up and Read Book Drive! Help us ...

Movie Night at Giggles - Cary

It’s time for our Monthly Theme Night! Get chilly and silly with Smallfoot! FREE pizza Watch the movie with your ...

  • 5:15 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Giggles Drop-in Childcare | 267 Grande Heights Drive, Cary, North Carolina 27513
  • Cost: call for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Quest Martial Arts Parents Night Out

We're turning the dojo into a battlefield for three hours of NERF excitement! Pizza included! Ages 6-13.

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Quest Martial Arts Raleigh | 10760 Wakefield Commons Drive, Suite 105 Raleigh 27614
  • Cost: $25 for non-members or $20 for Quest members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

NC Chinese Lantern Festival - Cary

Cary’s Booth Amphitheatre will once again be transformed into a magnificent setting when the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival returns ...

Parents Night Out at East Coast Gaming

Time for you. Fun for them. Let us entertain your kids while you enjoy a much-deserved night off (or out). We ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: East Coast Gaming - 215 Nottingham Drive, Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: $25 first child/$20 each additional sibling
  • Website: www.e-c-gaming.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Esports at Sky Zone

Play, Game, and Save: Friday and Saturday Nights! 3 hours of jump time and access to our brand new eSports Gaming ...