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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.

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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Alamo Drafthouse Pops and Popcorn

If you’re looking for something to do on the day (or the day before), we’ve got you covered there too. ...

Historic Yates Mill County Park's Corn Grinding Tours

Step back in time with our historic interpreters and watch the millstones at work grinding corn into meal. Sunday: 1PM ...

  • 1:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: $5 for adults. $4 for seniors. $3 for children ages 7-16. Free for children ages 6 and under.
  • Website: www.wake.gov
  • Category: Informational & Tours

The Big Run at Wake Med Soccer Park

What better way to spend Father's Day than to share the gift of running? The Big Run is an annual ...

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

The Homeschool Experience Homeschooling Unleashed

There are so many religious homeschooling conventions out there, but options are limited for secular homeschoolers. We wanted to create ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Sheraton Imperial Hotel Raleigh-Durham Airport at RTP, 4700 Emperor Blvd I-40 At Exit 282, Durham, NC 27703
  • Cost: from $45
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Visit the Wake County Public Libraries’ Bookmobile at Crowder County Park to sign up for a library card, check out ...

Crowder Park's Tiny Tots

The Big Umbrella We hope your tiny tots can join us for a fun story time with a craft activity after! ...

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

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

Little Explorers: Firefly Frenzy at Dix Park

Preschoolers will have fun learning about animals and nature at the park. Stories, games, songs, and live creatures bring this ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Outdoor Classroom at the Stone Houses Visitor Center, 830 Umstead, Raleigh, NC, 27603
  • Cost: Free with Registration
  • Website: dixpark.org
  • Category: Informational & Tours, Free

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

North Hills Kids

Join us every 3rd Tuesday in June, July, and August from 9:30 to 11am for our seasonal kids series of ...

Nature Play Day at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

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

Marbles Early Learners Playtime

Join other young children and their grown-ups for storytime and activities to spark curiosity and encourage social connections. Early Learners ...

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

Little Doodles Play Cafe's Story Time and Craft (Wakefield)

Join us Every Monday at 11:00 and Wednesday at 9:30 at our Raleigh & Wakefield locations for a story time ...

Hillsborough Street's Food Walk

Welcome to the Hillsborough Street $5 Food Walk! Join us for a delicious adventure every Wednesday where you can sample ...

  • 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Various Merchants on Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free Admission. $5 specials per small plate.
  • Website: www.hillsboroughstreet.org
  • Category: Other, Free

Character Hour with Miss Frizzle at Pineapple Sol

Snow White Character Hour Story time and animal encounters with the fairest of them all! Please purchase a food or drink ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: 302 Colonades Way Suite 109, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: see menu
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Breakfast Bingo at Chick-Fil-A Falls Village

Enjoy a delicious Chick-fil-A breakfast while playing a fun game of bingo for the chance to Chick-fil-A prizes! Weekly on Thursdays. ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: See menu
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

Nursing Mothers of Raleigh

Volunteer counselors with Nursing Mothers of Raleigh will provide information and support to breastfeeding/lactating families. They will also offer classes about ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Marsh Creek Park, 3050 N New Hope Road, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: Free with Registration on Reclink
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Visit the Wake County Public Libraries’ Bookmobile at Crowder County Park to sign up for a library card, check out ...

Prairie Ridge Ecostation's Field Experience Fridays

Outdoor Explorers Do you have a high schooler who loves spending time outside and is always eager to learn more ways ...

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Yates Mill Hikes with a Naturalist

Join one of our naturalist staff members on a guided hike around the park to see what is going around ...

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Visit the Wake County Public Libraries’ Bookmobile at Crowder County Park to sign up for a library card, check out ...

Beetle Mania at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

It's National Pollinator Week, and did you know beetles are pollinators, too? Join us for a walk looking for these ...

Midtown Farmer's Market

Discover the Midtown Farmers’ Market, open every Saturday from April 13 to November 2, 8 am - noon, in the ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: The Commons, 4191 Main at North Hills Street, Raleigh, NC, 27609
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: midtownfarmers.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Apex Farmers Market at The Depot On Salem Street

The Apex Farmers Market & Local Food Alliance is a non-profit, volunteer-led community organization committed to the health, wellness, and ...

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Fuquay Varina Growers Market

The Fuquay-Varina Growers Market (FVGM) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, operating under Sownhay Inc., cultivating and supporting partnerships between local ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce parking lot, 121 N Main St., Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.fvgrowersmarket.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Cary Downtown Farmers Market

The Cary Downtown Farmers Market has grown since those three farmers began, and now welcomes not only farmers but also ...

Historic Yates Mill's Exploration Station

The Bald Eagle has been America’s National Bird since 1782. Since then, it has served as a national symbol and ...

Theatre Academy Productions' Legally Blonde Audition

There are two audition session options: Sunday, June 23 and Saturday, July 20. Each session will begin with a required ...

Ninja Open Rig at Warrior Tech Raleigh

For 5 years old and up! Kids and adults are welcome and encouraged to come practice and play on an ...

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

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

Spider Man at Bumble Brews Cary

Join us for an hour of fun and games with Spider-Man (1pm to 2pm) PLUS open play (12:30-1pm)! Only 15 tickets available ...

  • 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Location: 2464 SW Cary Pkwy, Cary, NC 27513
  • Cost: $25 plus tax
  • Website: www.bumblebrews.fun
  • Category: Other

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Visit the Wake County Public Libraries’ Bookmobile at Crowder County Park to sign up for a library card, check out ...

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

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

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

Prairie Ridge Ecostation's Nature Creators

Calling all Creators and Builders! Join us in the Nature PlaySpace as we bring out materials to create artwork, build ...

Marbles Early Learners Playtime

Join other young children and their grown-ups for storytime and activities to spark curiosity and encourage social connections. Early Learners ...

Chick-Fil-A White Oak Kid's Night

Food, family, and face-painting! Join us for our Kid's Night the FOURTH Tuesday of each month, at our White Oak ...

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

Little Doodles Play Cafe's Story Time and Craft (Wakefield)

Join us Every Monday at 11:00 and Wednesday at 9:30 at our Raleigh & Wakefield locations for a story time ...

Little Fentonian Flicks presented by Paragon Theaters

Join Paragon Theaters every Wednesday morning at 10am for free family friendly movies in Fenton Square! Tailored for kids of ...

Hillsborough Street's Food Walk

Welcome to the Hillsborough Street $5 Food Walk! Join us for a delicious adventure every Wednesday where you can sample ...

  • 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Various Merchants on Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free Admission. $5 specials per small plate.
  • Website: www.hillsboroughstreet.org
  • Category: Other, Free

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Join Wake County Public Libraries for a pop-up library at the Outdoor Classroom at Dix Park. Sign up for a ...

Breakfast Bingo at Chick-Fil-A Falls Village

Enjoy a delicious Chick-fil-A breakfast while playing a fun game of bingo for the chance to Chick-fil-A prizes! Weekly on Thursdays. ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Location: 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: See menu
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Triangle Cinema's Free Summer Kids Movies

Triangle Cinemas is offering free kids movies on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday mornings Doors open 9:15am Movies start at 10am, ...

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Visit the Wake County Public Libraries’ Bookmobile at Crowder County Park to sign up for a library card, check out ...

Prairie Ridge Ecostation's Nature Stories

Join us as we open your eyes to the wonderful world of nature through a family-friendly, nature-filled storytime. We’ll begin ...

Haven Farm's Mom Walk Club

Join us every Thursday / 10:30-11:30AM for Mom Walk Club! We’ll meet in the shoppe and head out for a walk ...

Prairie Ridge Ecostation's Field Experience Fridays

Little Naturalists Come explore Prairie Ridge through the lens of a naturalist! From magnifying glasses to hand nets to nature ...

Library on the Go at Crowder County Park

Visit the Wake County Public Libraries’ Bookmobile at Crowder County Park to sign up for a library card, check out ...

Blue Jay Point County Park's Family Wildlife Series

“Leaf” it to Me Learn what trees need to grow, and “leaf” knowing how to ID common trees by their ...

Carolina Children's Theatre Production of Willy Wonka Jr.

Carolina Children's Theatre is thrilled to announce its Summer Production of Willy Wonka Jr. Based on the magical Roald Dahl ...

  • 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Fuquay Varina Arts Center, 123 E. Vance St., Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
  • Cost: $12 per Child under 10. $15 per adult.
  • Website: cctheatre.booktix.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

Glow Night at Urban Air Raleigh

Lights out party on! Glow Night is THE place to be is Urban Air Adventure Park. The atmosphere changes when ...

Apex Farmers Market at The Depot On Salem Street

The Apex Farmers Market & Local Food Alliance is a non-profit, volunteer-led community organization committed to the health, wellness, and ...

Midtown Farmer's Market

Discover the Midtown Farmers’ Market, open every Saturday from April 13 to November 2, 8 am - noon, in the ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: The Commons, 4191 Main at North Hills Street, Raleigh, NC, 27609
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: midtownfarmers.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Fuquay Varina Growers Market

The Fuquay-Varina Growers Market (FVGM) is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, operating under Sownhay Inc., cultivating and supporting partnerships between local ...

  • 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce parking lot, 121 N Main St., Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.fvgrowersmarket.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Annual BrickUniverse Raleigh LEGO Fan Expo

Join thousands of fellow fans at the Raleigh Convention Center for the 9th Annual BrickUniverse Raleigh and celebrate the endless ...

Cary Downtown Farmers Market

The Cary Downtown Farmers Market has grown since those three farmers began, and now welcomes not only farmers but also ...

Annual BrickUniverse Raleigh LEGO Fan Expo

Join thousands of fellow fans at the Raleigh Convention Center for the 9th Annual BrickUniverse Raleigh and celebrate the endless ...

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

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

Pope House Museum's Weekend Third Ward Walking Tours

From June 15 through Aug. 18, 2024, the Pope House will do walking tours of the Third Ward. Explore one of ...

Carolina Mudcats Family Sundays at Five County Stadium

Five County Family Sunday features $7.00 box seat tickets and postgame catch on the field for all fans. Presented By ...

Feathered Farm's Open Play and Farm Tour with Optional Gem Mining

Get ready for an unforgettable adventure at Open Play at the Farm! Are you and your little one ready to ...

  • 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 3620 Rosinburg Rd., Zebulon, NC 27597
  • Cost: $11.50 per person age 2-64, Senion Citizen and military discounts
  • Website: www.tickettailor.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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