Holiday Events

This page lists Holiday events for families in the Raleigh, North Carolina area.
Kids Raleigh: Holiday Events - Fun 4 Raleigh Kids
12/01/2019 A City Market Christmas

Join us as we kick off the holiday season with a Christmas celebration taking place throughout City ...

Sunday, December 1, 2019
Hours: 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free admission
City Market 215 Wolfe St, Raleigh, NC
12/02/2019 Love Light & Trim the Tree with Twinkle at WakeMed Raleigh Campus

Join us for our annual Love Light Tree Ceremony – a special candlelight ceremony where our tree will ...

Monday, December 2, 2019
Hours: 6 to 8:30 pm
3000 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh, NC
12/05/2019 Polar Express Songs & Stories at Ravenscroft

Featuring Lower School Curriculum Specialist, Ruth Thomas. Please come in your pajamas for songs, st ...

Thursday, December 5, 2019
Hours: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Winston Library at Ravenscroft School, Raleigh, NC
12/06/2019 Lighting of Wake Forest

Bring your family and friends to this event that kicks off the holiday season. We will be lighting t ...

Friday, December 6, 2019
Hours: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wake Forest Town Hall 301 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC, 27587
12/06/2019 Marbles Evening With Elves at Marbles Kids Museum

This tradition brings families and friends to Marbles year after year. Twinkle, twilight, family din ...

Friday, December 6, 2019
Hours: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Members $27* General Admission $30* *prices go up week ...
Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC
12/07/2019 Holiday Open House at Lafayette Village

Enjoy Festive Activities such as Camel rides, Trackless Train, Live nativity and more, while shoppin ...

December 7, 2019
Hours: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free event
Lafayette Village 8450 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, NC
12/07/2019 Merry & Bright, A North Pole Market at Mordecai Historic Park

A Children's North Pole Market by Paper & Stars Studio at Historic Mordecai Park. Holiday Photos - C ...

Saturday, December 7, 2019
Hours: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Free Admission
Mordecai Historic Park 1 Mimosa St, Raleigh, NC
12/07/2019 Sleigh Rides & Cider at Historic Oak View Park

Horse-drawn carriage rides, hot apple cider, live music, Ol’ Saint Nick, holiday activities, and muc ...

December 7, 2019
Hours: 5 - 7:30 PM
No cost indicated
4028 Carya Drive - Historic Oak View County Park, Raleigh, NC
12/14/2019 The Nutcracker 2019 - 10 Year Anniversary at Wakefield High School

A young girl’s enchanted present leads her on a wonderful Christmas adventure in this beautiful clas ...

Saturday, December 14, 2019
Hours: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wakefield High School, 2200 Wakefield Pines Dr, Raleigh, NC
12/21/2019 Polar Express Movie on The Green at Lafayette Village Raleigh

Do you believe? We do! Join us at Lafayette Village this year for our traditional showing The Polar ...

December 21, 2019
Hours: 7 PM
8450 Honeycutt Rd., Raleigh, NC, 27615
12/22/2019 Menorah Lighting and Gelt Drop at Lafayette Village

Join Lafayette Village and Chabad Center of Raleigh for our Grand Menorah Lighting and Gelt Drop on ...

Sunday, December 22, 2019
Hours: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Lafayette Village Raleigh 8450 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, NC
12/7 - 12/21 New Hope Valley Train: Santa's Reindeer Roundup Express

Ride the Rails with Santa! Food, Hot and Cold Drinks and Desserts available for purchase. Passengers ...

December 7, 8, 14, 15, 21
Hours: Check online for train schedules
$13 for adults, $12 for seniors (ages 60+), $11 for chi...
3900 Bonsal Rd, New Hill, NC, 27562