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Ella's Race

Join us for the 8th annual Ella's Race and help us fight pediatric brain tumors. Ella's Race includes a 10K Race, ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: North Ridge Country Club on Hunting Ridge Drive and Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh. NC
  • Cost: $20-30
  • Website: www.ellasrace.com
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks

Garden Gallop 5K at Dorothea Dix Park

Join us on March 16, 2019, for the third annual Food Shuttle Garden Gallop 5K to benefit the Inter-Faith Food ...

Mission Outreach 5K Run/Walk at Wake Christian Academy

The event will begin at 8:30 am with the start of the 5K. The mile will begin at 9:15 am. ...

Pot of Gold 5K Northside Compassion Project

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day weekend with your friends and family at the 3rd Annual Pot of Gold 5K! Join runners ...

Reptile & Amphibian Day - Museum of Natural Sciences

Come out to the Museum to celebrate the twenty-fifth annual Reptile and Amphibian Day, the nation’s largest and most popular ...

Sportscard, Memorabilia & Comic Con

Over 75 exhibitors will be buying, selling and trading vintage to new sportscards, memorabilia and comics on over 160 tables!Autograph ...

Taste Buds Kitchen: Galaxy Donuts (Ages 2-8y w/Caregiver)

In a galaxy far far away… lives a delicious donut! Learn how to make these mesmerizing galaxy glaze treats that ...

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

Art Buzz Kids: Lucky Pot of Gold - Wine and Design Apex

Great for ALL ages, sign up to paint with us - Art Buzz Kids style! No artistic talent needed, just ...

Corn Grinding Demonstrations and Costumed Tours

Step back in time with our 19th-century costumed interpreters and watch the millstones at work grinding corn into meal. Tours ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & under are free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Family Programs at the Library

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

Fit Kids Day! at Plantation Point Shopping Center

Join us for monthly community events at Plantation Point Shopping Center! Each month we will be bringing you something new ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Plantation Point Shopping Center 6250 Plantation Point Center Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Raleigh St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

The 37th Annual Parade and Festival will hit the downtown streets! Join us for the parade, which kicks off at ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Raleigh City Plaza, 400 block Fayetteville St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Resource Fair Hosted by Special Needs Resources Wake County

All your special education resource needs in one place. An opportunity for families to come out and learn about the ...

Run 4 Relief Charity 5K and Fun Run - WakeMed Soccer Park Cary

Run 4 Relief is a non-profit event, held at Wake Med Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina on March 16, ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: WakeMed Soccer Park located at 201 Soccer Park Dr., Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: $30/individual; $80 families of 3 or more
  • Website: sgcapex.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Races, Walks, 5Ks

Run for the Ridge 5K in Holly Springs

The event will include a 5k course that begins in the front bus loop, continues through Sunset Ridge South and ...

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 ...

Puppet Show (ages 4-10) at Gigi's Playhouse

GiGi’s Playhouse programs  are a place for parents/caregivers to share ideas and network with one another. We invite caregivers to ...

SuperFun Saturdays - Apex

Ages 4-12. Join us for “super” fun with free arts & crafts for children 1st & 3rd Saturday of the ...

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 ...

1st Annual St. Patricks Day Party at Vicious Fishes Brewery, Taproom & Kitchen

Join us March 16th & 17th for our first annual HUGE 2 Day St. Patricks Day Party! We will have ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 am 
  • Location: Vicious Fishes Brewery, Taproom & Kitchen 132 S. Fuquay Ave., Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 27526
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

India Fest at NC State Fairgrounds

This year, Nuv Yug India Fest proudly presents 150+ unique dance and music performances throughout the two day festival. Visitors will ...

  • 11:00 am -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds | 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.indiafestusa.net
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Saturday STEAM Museum Craft Club Ages 3+

Every Saturday, children ages 3+ participate in STEAM Enrichment activities. They have the option of participating in two 30-minute activities: ...

Saturday Storytime and Activities - Barnes and Noble

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

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. ...

Country Dancing in the Mill Yard

Put on your dancing shoes! Come to the mill yard to join our costumed interpreters Jon and Karena Potter in ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Hibernian's Annual St Paddy's Block Party

Our annual block party celebration of Irish heritage and culture w/ live bands, food, and drinks all day! Party w/ ...

Saturday Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try ...

St. Patrick's Day Festival at Lafayette Village

Show your green for a total shamrock-lucky-iconimmersion into an Irish experience! Don’t miss the St. Patrick’s Day Irish Festival at ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Lafayette Village | 8450 Honeycutt Rd. Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kite Festival at Fred G. Bond Metro Park

For kids of all ages, Bond Park's Annual Kite Festival is a great way to spend the afternoon. Participate in ...

  • 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Fred G. Bond Metro Park | 801 High House Rd, Cary, NC 27513
  • Cost: festival is free! for other events, the cost varies - please refer to website for more info!
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Arbor Day - Cary

Each spring we continue the national tradition of celebrating the importance of trees with our Arbor Day Celebration in downtown ...

Bob Marley’s Three Little Birds - Raleigh Little Theatre

Meet Ziggy, a shy boy who would rather stay at home and watch television than explore the island of Jamaica. ...

Discovery Tables:Wacky Weather

Stop by our FREE discovery table to learn about weather! Registration is not required. The display table is located at ...

Historic Trades: Millwrights, Millers and their Apprentices

Milling is among the oldest of human occupations. While a miller operates water or wind mills, a millwright builds them ...

Saturday Tours at the Old Mill

Want to get inside Historic Yates Mill? Join us for a half-hour tour (starting at 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 or ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60+), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & younger are free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Super Carnival at Market of Wake Forest

Ride All Day and Night For One Low Price. Over 30 Attractions Which Includes, Bull Riding, Thrill Rides, Kiddie Land, ...

  • 1:00 pm 
  • Location: Magic Midways 12217 Capital Boulevard, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Cupcakes, Cuddles & Paint Party - Rolesville

Come in for a yummy Cupcake, Create a Stuffed Animal and Paint a Cupcake & Teddy Bear Canvas. Fun for ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Party Delights 6150 Rogers Road, Rolesville, North Carolina 27571
  • Cost: $40
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Duck, Duck, Goose at Blue Jay Point County Park

Dabblers vs. divers, bills vs. beaks. Come take a gander at what makes waterfowl a special category of birds by ...

Leprechauns and Limericks Event at Barnes & Noble

Join us to get your official leprechaun name, become a master limerick writer, learn how to leprechaun-proof your home, and ...

St. Patrick's Day Walk Town of Fuquay-Varina

Get your steps in, have fun and learn about your hometown! Fuquay-Varina Mayor John W. Byrne invites you take a ...

  • 2:30 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Fuquay Mineral Spring Park, 105 West Spring Street, Fuquay-Varina, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Bob Marley’s Three Little Birds - Raleigh Little Theatre

Meet Ziggy, a shy boy who would rather stay at home and watch television than explore the island of Jamaica. ...

Date Night Childcare at RightTime Kids

Parents, remember Date Night? You can enjoy Date Night with 4 hours of child care starting at 5pm. The kids ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Durant and Oberlin locations, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Pre-register: $28 first child / $10 per additional child / $5 dinner
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Parents Night Out at East Coast Gaming Cary

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

  • 6:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: East Coast Gaming (218 Nottingham Drive, Cary NC 27511)
  • Cost: $25 first child/$20 each additional sibling
  • Website: events.constantcontact.com
  • Category: Other

Sold Out -Mother Son Night of Fun at Color Me Mine

Enjoy painting, snacks, photo fun with props. Also, create your sundae with our Sundae Bar.

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Color Me Mine | Waverly Place 316 Colonades Way Suite 215 Cary, North Carolina 27518
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wild Walkers at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Join us for a guided twilight walk at Horseshoe Farm, and enjoy the opportunity to stay in the meadow later ...

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 ...