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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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Family fun events like festivals, carnivals, fairs, family fun days and more.

Events and programs for families with kids with special needs.

Races, walks, 5Ks that kids and families can participate in.

Informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18.

Other family-friendly events like mini-photo sessions consignment sales and other events that don't fit into another category.

Sporting events and home games for local sports teams.

One time classes open to kids and families.

Events and pageants where kids or families compete to win a title or prize.

Holiday events includes events with themes focused on specific holidays like Halloween, Christmas, Easter, 4th of July, etc.

Ongoing family programs that occur on an ongoing basis such as every week or every month.

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KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Story Time at Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Story Time is happening every Monday in July! On July 1, Mrs. Julie will be reading The Rainbow Fish followed ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med North

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: WakeMed North Family Health & Women's Hospital 10000 Falls of Neuse Rd. Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

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 ...

Free Tuesday Morning Movies (Apex)

Grab the kids, snacks, blankets and visit us for your free, favorite movies on the big screen! Doors open at ...

Child & Adult Yoga Pop-Up Class with Little Oaks Yoga

Join Little Oaks Yoga for a 45 minute yoga class for you and your child to learn the principles of ...

The Story at Falls Lake at Forest Ridge Park

Through storytelling and interactive participation, children will learn about Falls Lake and the animals that make the park home. Come ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

What’s in the Box - NC Museum of Art

Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session ...

  • 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $6 Family-level members and above $8 Nonmembers (child ticketed, adult free)
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Storytime with Live Animals and Meet the Animals at the Museum of Natural Sciences

Storytime with Live Animals 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 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

Nature Stories at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

You and your children are invited to participate in a nature walk and story. Meet other families in your community ...

Kids Exchange Fall/Winter Back to School Sale July 2019

Join us for the Kids Exchange Fall/Winter "Back To School" Consignment Sale in July! This FREE ADMISSION event is the ...

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: kxconsignment.com
  • Category: Other

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

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 ...

Farm Life: Play and Stay at Historic Oak View County Park

Join us for a special summer program where you can learn and then lunch! This program is for children ages ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Farmers Market Downtown Cary

Gear up for a morning of fresh local goods, cheerful entertainment and family fun! Shop for farm-fresh weekly groceries and ...

Cars & Coffee at Parkside Town Commons

Join us the third Saturday of every month! Calling all car enthusiasts! Join us every 3rd Saturday for the Cary ...

Holly Springs Farmers Market

The HSFM is a free, family-friendly event in downtown Holly Springs with live music and kids' activities weekly. We are ...

Cary Cares: Free Day of Dentistry

Cary Cares: Free Day of Dentistry is a day-long, community-based program that provides those in need with dental care so ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Preston Dental Loft, 140 Preston Executive Dr. Suite 200 Cary, NC 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: prestondentalloft.com
  • Category: Other, Free

A Trip To Whoville at Lake Crabtree County Park

"In every flower, every stem, every leaf, a world to discover that's beyond belief!" In the Dr. Seuss story, Horton ...

Seasons on a Farm: Saving Seeds at Historic Yates Mill County Park

Learn how farmers saved seeds from each year’s harvest so that they would be able to raise crops the next ...

Kids Exchange Fall/Winter Back to School Sale July 2019

Join us for the Kids Exchange Fall/Winter "Back To School" Consignment Sale in July! This FREE ADMISSION event is the ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: kxconsignment.com
  • Category: Other

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 ...

Stories on Sunday at Quail Ridge Books

Join our children's booksellers as they read their favorite picture books. We'll explore faraway places and visit cozy, comfortable spots. ...

Fireflies at Night at Bond Park Community Center

Sunday afternoons just got better with Pop-Up Art at Bond Park Community! Enjoy creating art using different mediums and techniques ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Story Time at Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Story Time is happening every Monday in July! On July 1, Mrs. Julie will be reading The Rainbow Fish followed ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med North

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: WakeMed North Family Health & Women's Hospital 10000 Falls of Neuse Rd. Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

North Hills Kids in the Park

Join us every Tuesday starting June 11 in our Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park for a free hour of kids ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park 4011 Cardinal at N Hills St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Farm Life: Play and Stay at Historic Oak View County Park

Join us for a special summer program where you can learn and then lunch! This program is for children ages ...

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

What’s in the Box - NC Museum of Art

Now at a new, earlier time! Preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers have fun while exploring art together. Each session ...

  • 9:15 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $6 Family-level members and above $8 Nonmembers (child ticketed, adult free)
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Playtime in the Park at Downtown Park

Kids can explore the Downtown Park while enjoying fun activities everyone will like! Join us in July for giant checkers, ...

Nature Stories at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

You and your children are invited to participate in a nature walk and story. Meet other families in your community ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

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 ...

GalaxyCon Raleigh (Raleigh Supercon) at the Raleigh Convention Center

GalaxyCon Raleigh (formally Raleigh Supercon) is July 25-28, 2019 @ The Raleigh Convention Center https://raleighsupercon.com/. NOW 4 DAYS of FUN ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: The Raleigh Convention Center 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Kids 9 and under get in FREE; $20 and up
  • Website: raleighsupercon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Camp Creativity at Michael's Stores

Parents: Give your kids ages 3 & up seven weeks of screen-free fun! Each week includes new projects, demos and ...

Storytime with Live Animals and Meet the Animals at the Museum of Natural Sciences

Storytime with Live Animals 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is ...

  • 10:30 am - 2:00 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

Movies in the Park at Falcon Park

Your family can enjoy movies under the stars at Falcon Park this summer! Movies in the Park is the last ...

Farmers Market Downtown Cary

Gear up for a morning of fresh local goods, cheerful entertainment and family fun! Shop for farm-fresh weekly groceries and ...

Baristas and Bakers at Downtown Park

Every month, a different Cary-area coffee and baked-goods shop will set up inside the Downtown Park for visitors to purchase ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Downtown Park, 319 S. Academy Street, Cary, NC
  • Cost: Prices vary for items
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Other

Holly Springs Farmers Market

The HSFM is a free, family-friendly event in downtown Holly Springs with live music and kids' activities weekly. We are ...

Farm Fresh Market

Find locally-grown and homemade items at our Farm Fresh Market located at the Zebulon Municipal Complex- that’s on North Arendell ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Zebulon Farm Fresh Market 1003 N Arendell Ave, Zebulon, North Carolina 27597
  • Cost: Prices vary.
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

The READ & RIDE Series on the Great Raleigh Trolley

Take a trolley ride with THE CONDUCTOR & your favorite characters from Children's Literature! READ & RIDE is best for ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: The Trolley Lot - 424 South McDowell Street, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $15 for kids and for parents. Infants in lap under 2 ride for free!
  • Website: www.greatraleightrolley.com
  • Category: Family Fun

GalaxyCon Raleigh (Raleigh Supercon) at the Raleigh Convention Center

GalaxyCon Raleigh (formally Raleigh Supercon) is July 25-28, 2019 @ The Raleigh Convention Center https://raleighsupercon.com/. NOW 4 DAYS of FUN ...

  • 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: The Raleigh Convention Center 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Kids 9 and under get in FREE; $20 and up
  • Website: raleighsupercon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Stories on Sunday at Quail Ridge Books

Join our children's booksellers as they read their favorite picture books. We'll explore faraway places and visit cozy, comfortable spots. ...

Pop Up Market in Downtown Garner

Part farmer’s market, part craft pop-up, our Downtown Garner Pop Up Market will feature over 30 vendors selling homemade baked ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Location: Downtown Garner 120 E. Main St., Garner, North Carolina 27529
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Story Time at Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Story Time is happening every Monday in July! On July 1, Mrs. Julie will be reading The Rainbow Fish followed ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med North

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: WakeMed North Family Health & Women's Hospital 10000 Falls of Neuse Rd. Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakemed.org
  • Category: Informational, Free

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

North Hills Kids in the Park

Join us every Tuesday starting June 11 in our Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park for a free hour of kids ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park 4011 Cardinal at N Hills St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DefyGravity Raleigh

Special jump time for the kiddos every Monday-Friday from 9am-10am is EXCLUSIVELY for children 6 and younger (and their parents). ...

Free Summer Movies 2019 at Wakefield 12

Free Summer Movies 2019 - Two movies to choose from each day with free admission.

  • 9:30 am
  • Location: Marquee Cinemas-Wakefield 12, 10600 Common Oaks Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes and Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Play Day in the Garden at Bond Park

Join us for our Week Day Watering Wednesday's this summer in the garden at the Compost Education Center in Bond ...

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