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Raleigh Family Events Calendar

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October 19

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.

Tours and informational presentations such as talks, seminars, and demonstrations.

Family friendly shows and concerts.

Family friendly events and programs taking place at area libraries.

Auditions and casting calls for productions and performances in need of kids under 18; and tryouts for all kinds of kids teams.

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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Halloween Pumpkin Decorating (Virtual) Contest with Raleigh Parks

Pick out the perfect pumpkin and get it all dressed up for the season! Raleigh Parks is holding a virtual ...

N.C. State Fair Drive Thru Food Fair Days

You wanted more, and we've got it! We may not be able to celebrate at the N.C. State Fair together ...

Free Story Time & Craft at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Story Time & Craft are back every Monday at 11:00! Included with the price of admission ($5): Staff lead story ...

Knightdale Gymnastics Brain Break Open Gym

Children 5+ can be dropped off, children under 5 are welcomed but must be with an adult the whole time

KidzArt After School Club (Ages 5-11)

Our live and interactive classes are designed to give children a break from school, allowing kids to Have Fun, Relax ...

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating (Virtual) Contest with Raleigh Parks

Pick out the perfect pumpkin and get it all dressed up for the season! Raleigh Parks is holding a virtual ...

Toddler Open Play at Superior Gymnastic Academy

Every Thursday at 9am SGA Gymnastics in Morrisville offers a FREE Open Play for babies under 2! It's a free, 45 ...

Open Play and Messy Art at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Adults and children over 11 years old must wear a mask & we require temperature checks for children upon arrival.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6548 Glenwood Avenue Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $5/child, babies under 12 months and adults are free
  • Website: littledoodlesplaycafe.com
  • Category: Family Fun

N.C. State Fair Drive Thru Food Fair Days

You wanted more, and we've got it! We may not be able to celebrate at the N.C. State Fair together ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Looking to socialize with a small group? Our play pass gives you access to all the fun Alara+Zane play has ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating (Virtual) Contest with Raleigh Parks

Pick out the perfect pumpkin and get it all dressed up for the season! Raleigh Parks is holding a virtual ...

N.C. State Fair Drive Thru Food Fair Days

You wanted more, and we've got it! We may not be able to celebrate at the N.C. State Fair together ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Looking to socialize with a small group? Our play pass gives you access to all the fun Alara+Zane play has ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Happy Dan the Magic Man Online Hosted by the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre

Happy Dan The Magic Man, will offer a series of virtual performances on the third Wednesday of each month. His ...

Moore Square Market

Moore Square Market features local vendors with farm-fresh produce, meat, dairy, eggs, baked goods, and artisanal goods. New this year, ...

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating (Virtual) Contest with Raleigh Parks

Pick out the perfect pumpkin and get it all dressed up for the season! Raleigh Parks is holding a virtual ...

Town of Wake Forest Fall Foliage Tours

Area residents are invited to enjoy the vibrant reds, oranges and yellows of autumn while also learning about native trees ...

N.C. State Fair Drive Thru Food Fair Days

You wanted more, and we've got it! We may not be able to celebrate at the N.C. State Fair together ...

Craft Corner at Moore Square

Join Moore Square's staff for a fun filled hour of crafting! Projects include paper flowers, puppets, spin art and MOORE! Ages ...

Town of Wake Forest Fall Foliage Tours

Area residents are invited to enjoy the vibrant reds, oranges and yellows of autumn while also learning about native trees ...

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating (Virtual) Contest with Raleigh Parks

Pick out the perfect pumpkin and get it all dressed up for the season! Raleigh Parks is holding a virtual ...

Open Play and Messy Art at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Adults and children over 11 years old must wear a mask & we require temperature checks for children upon arrival.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6548 Glenwood Avenue Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $5/child, babies under 12 months and adults are free
  • Website: littledoodlesplaycafe.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Tumble Gym’s Open Gym

Enjoy Open Play at The Tumble Gym!

Trick-or-Treat Downtown Scavenger Hunt - Hosted by Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association

2020 had a few tricks up its sleeves, but Fuquay-Varina's Downtown Districts will still have some fun treats for you! ...

N.C. State Fair Drive Thru Food Fair Days

You wanted more, and we've got it! We may not be able to celebrate at the N.C. State Fair together ...

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Midtown Farmers' Market at North Hills

COVID-19 UPDATE: -At Market you can expect to find produce, meat, eggs and prepared food items -The Midtown Farmers Market will host ...

Halloween Pumpkin Decorating (Virtual) Contest with Raleigh Parks

Pick out the perfect pumpkin and get it all dressed up for the season! Raleigh Parks is holding a virtual ...

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 ...

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Halloween Drive-Thru Spooktacular Hosted by WCPL

Drive-thru Halloween fun. Take home a creepy craft and tasty treats. Costumes are encouraged for you and your car!

Shoott Free 30 Minute Mini Outdoor Photoshoot - West Raleigh

YOUR SHOOTT SESSION: FREE 30 minute personal photo shoot Social distancing friendly! (Read More) Complimentary to book, no obligation to buy photos We'll match ...

Boo at the NC Zoo - Socially Distanced!

Celebrate Halloween with us! This year's Boo will be a little different, socially distanced, and re-imagined for 2020! Timed-entry ticket reservations ...

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Spooky Spirit Week Fundraiser for Triangle Area Parenting Support

Family Fun for a great Cause! Help Triangle Area Parenting Support raise operating funds and meet a donor match challenge ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

The Great Mask Run Supporting Heels for the Homeless

Our Mask Run Virtual 5k will raise awareness and money for homeless shelters in your area! All proceeds will go ...

Trick-or-Treat Downtown Scavenger Hunt - Hosted by Fuquay-Varina Downtown Association

2020 had a few tricks up its sleeves, but Fuquay-Varina's Downtown Districts will still have some fun treats for you! ...

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Spooky Spirit Week Fundraiser for Triangle Area Parenting Support

Family Fun for a great Cause! Help Triangle Area Parenting Support raise operating funds and meet a donor match challenge ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Toddler Open Play at Superior Gymnastic Academy

Every Thursday at 9am SGA Gymnastics in Morrisville offers a FREE Open Play for babies under 2! It's a free, 45 ...

Open Play and Messy Art at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Adults and children over 11 years old must wear a mask & we require temperature checks for children upon arrival.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6548 Glenwood Avenue Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $5/child, babies under 12 months and adults are free
  • Website: littledoodlesplaycafe.com
  • Category: Family Fun

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Spooky Spirit Week Fundraiser for Triangle Area Parenting Support

Family Fun for a great Cause! Help Triangle Area Parenting Support raise operating funds and meet a donor match challenge ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Carolina Parent School Fair

Carolina Parent is excited to connect schools and sponsors with parents living in the Triangle in the comfort of their ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Looking to socialize with a small group? Our play pass gives you access to all the fun Alara+Zane play has ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Spooky Spirit Week Fundraiser for Triangle Area Parenting Support

Family Fun for a great Cause! Help Triangle Area Parenting Support raise operating funds and meet a donor match challenge ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Craft Corner at Moore Square

Join Moore Square's staff for a fun filled hour of crafting! Projects include paper flowers, puppets, spin art and MOORE! Ages ...

Baby Halloween Story Time & Craft at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join us in your costume for open play, craft & treat recommended babies & older 1 free adult/child member promo ...

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Spooky Spirit Week Fundraiser for Triangle Area Parenting Support

Family Fun for a great Cause! Help Triangle Area Parenting Support raise operating funds and meet a donor match challenge ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Halloween Drive-Thru Spooktacular Hosted by WCPL

Drive-thru Halloween fun. Take home a creepy craft and tasty treats. Costumes are encouraged for you and your car!

Open Play and Messy Art at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Adults and children over 11 years old must wear a mask & we require temperature checks for children upon arrival.

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: 6548 Glenwood Avenue Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $5/child, babies under 12 months and adults are free
  • Website: littledoodlesplaycafe.com
  • Category: Family Fun

5 Factors 5K - Virtual Race All Week!

Welcome to Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina’s first-ever 5 Factors (virtual) 5k! We are expanding our annual, one-day event to AN ...

Monster Dash Virtual 5K & Kids’ 1-Mile Fun Run Hosted by Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host a Halloween-themed virtual 5K and kids’ 1-mile fun run ...

Midtown Farmers' Market at North Hills

COVID-19 UPDATE: -At Market you can expect to find produce, meat, eggs and prepared food items -The Midtown Farmers Market will host ...

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 ...

Meridian Waste Charity Pumpkin Patch

Every Saturday in October, Meridian Waste is sponsoring a Charity Pumpkin Patch. Attendees can participate in activities including pumpkin painting, pumpkin ...

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