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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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34th Annual Piedmont Racing Expo & Auction at the NC State Fairgrounds

The place to sell your racing parts or equipment for over 30 years! Whether you are upgrading, downsizing, changing classes, ...

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, N.C. 27607
  • Cost: $10 with kids under 12 free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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

  • 9:30 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Benson Memorial UMC Preschool and Kindergarten Prep, 4706 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, 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 ...

Free Friday at Mordecai Historic Park

Mordecai Historic Park will offer free tours throughout the day on this special Friday! Tours include the Mordecai House, Andrew ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Mordecai Historic Park 1 Mimosa St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Tricks, Spins and Yo-yo Repair at Science Safari

On the 3rd Saturday of each month, there are tricks, spins, and yoyo repair with our Regional Yoyo Club specialists. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 1255 Kildare Farm Road, Cary, NC
  • Cost: Cost not listed
  • Website: www.scisafari.com
  • Category: Other

HS MLK Jr. Unity Weekend at St. Mary's FWB Church

Unity Breakfast - St. Mary's FWB Church Family Life Center

Cars & Coffee at Parkside Town Commons

Join us the third Saturday of every month next to the theater! Calling all car enthusiasts! Join us every 3rd ...

34th Annual Piedmont Racing Expo & Auction at the NC State Fairgrounds

The place to sell your racing parts or equipment for over 30 years! Whether you are upgrading, downsizing, changing classes, ...

  • 8:00 am
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, N.C. 27607
  • Cost: $10 with kids under 12 free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

CPR and First Aid Class at Save a Life Now Training Center

Save A Life Now Training Center will provide you with the most up to date information, resources and training. Saturdays ...

Marbles Princess Tea SOLD OUT!

Fairy dust and sparkling crowns, enchanted wands and princess gowns! Dress in your most elegant attire for magical activities and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:15 am
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: $20 Member tickets; $25 Non-members tickets
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour at NC Museum of Art

Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary.

Stories on Sunday at Quail Ridge Books

Sunday mornings at 10:30 am. Similar to Saturday's Under the Tree Storytime.

Twist & Twirl Cookies at Taste Buds Kitchen

Twists, twirls & sprinkles...what’s not to love? Let’s put a twist on the classic cookie and whip up our favorite ...

MLK Day Event for Urban Ministries at Church of the Nativity

The 9th annual MLK Day event will be held Sunday, January 19 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm in Corlett ...

Holidays

Many business are closed for common (Federal) holidays! Before attending, please contact the business or event host to confirm that ...

8th Annual #MLKDay Free Community Breakfast at Widow's Son Lodge #4

On Monday, January 20, 2020, Widow's Son Lodge #4 will host its 8th Annual Community Breakfast in honor of Dr. ...

16th Annual MLK Celebration at FV Middle School & St. Augusta Missionary Baptist Church

Sponsored annually by the CASF-V in partnership with the faith-based community, this event consists of a "march" from FV Middle ...

Kids Morning Out at Arts Inspired Dance Academy

Join us for a morning of games, dancing, music, fun and more. Kids enjoy a morning out while parent gets ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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

Walk through the Seasons at Prairie Ridge

Discover what time it is in nature! Explore the native plant garden, prairie, and lowland arboretum as you take a ...

Nature Nerds at Lake Crabtree County Park

Expand your knowledge of our local flora and fauna by exploring a different area of the park each month. Join ...

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 ...

Free Tuesday Morning Movies at The Halle Cultural Arts Center

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

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

Preschool Tour at Resurrection Lutheran Preschool

Our program offers classes for 2-yr-olds to Transitional-Kindergarten.

  • 9:45 am - 10:45 am
  • Location: Resurrection Lutheran Preschool - RLP 100 Lochmere Dr. W, Cary, North Carolina 27518
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes and Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

Homeschool Climbing Time at Triangle Rock Club Raleigh

Join us for a drop-in climb time for the Homeschool community! Cost includes admission, harness rental, and staff assistance throughout. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Triangle Rock Club, 6022 Duraleigh Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
  • Cost: $12
  • Website: app.rockgympro.com
  • Category: Family Fun

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

Preschoolers Discover at Marbles Kids Museum

Free with museum admission, engage in one-on-one play with your preschooler that promotes skill development while having FUN! Each week ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: Free with museum admission.
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Story Time: Seasons/Nature at NCMA

Join us for story time in the galleries! Come look and listen as we make connections with original works of ...

Creative Hands at Spanish for Fun (Multiple locations)

Sff! wants you to be part of an amazing art experience where your children will develop different graphic techniques where ...

Kids Exchange Spring/Summer Consignment Sale at NC State Fairgrounds

The sale is open to the public on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with free admission. Sunday is HALF PRICE: Many ...

  • 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, NC State Fairgrounds at 1025 Blue Ridge Road in Raleigh, NC.
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Other

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

K-5 Adventures at Holly Springs Community Library

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, hands on activities and more.

Happy Birthday Fit4Mom! at Cary Towne Center

Fit4Mom Western Wake County celebrates its SECOND BIRTHDAY on January 24th! In honor of our Birthday, we are offering a ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Cary Towne Center 1105 Walnut ST STE 200, Cary, North Carolina 27511
  • Cost: Free MEGA class and playdate
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Lights Up Sound Down Movies at Marbles

Monthly sensory-sensitive screenings at Marbles IMAX for kids with special needs, young kids and their families. Makes an ideal first ...

Kids Exchange Spring/Summer Consignment Sale at NC State Fairgrounds

The sale is open to the public on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with free admission. Sunday is HALF PRICE: Many ...

  • 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, NC State Fairgrounds at 1025 Blue Ridge Road in Raleigh, NC.
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Other

Galaxy Donuts at Taste Buds Kitchen

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: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $29 per child with one caregiver included.
  • Website: book.tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

CPR and First Aid Class at Save a Life Now Training Center

Save A Life Now Training Center will provide you with the most up to date information, resources and training. Saturdays ...

Astronomy Days 2020 at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

BLAST OFF with the Museum and the Raleigh Astronomy Club to see the big picture of our Universe and celebrate ...

Kids Exchange Spring/Summer Consignment Sale (Half Price Day) at NC State Fairgrounds

The sale is open to the public on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with free admission. Sunday is HALF PRICE: Many ...

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, NC State Fairgrounds at 1025 Blue Ridge Road in Raleigh, NC.
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Other

Downtown Raleigh Home Show

Just in time to keep up with those home improvement resolutions for 2020, the Downtown Raleigh Home Show returns to ...

  • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Raleigh Convention Center 500 South Salisbury Street Raleigh, 27601
  • Cost: Tickets are $12 for adults and free for children under 12. Advance $9 tickets are available at raleighsspringshow.com.
  • Website: raleighspringshow.tix123.com
  • Category: Other

Weekend Family-Friendly Tour at NC Museum of Art

Half-hour tours for kids ages 5 to 11 and their adult companions. No reservations necessary.

Stories on Sunday at Quail Ridge Books

Sunday mornings at 10:30 am. Similar to Saturday's Under the Tree Storytime.

Astronomy Days 2020 at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

BLAST OFF with the Museum and the Raleigh Astronomy Club to see the big picture of our Universe and celebrate ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

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

Baby Time Meet-up at Marbles Kids Museum

Free with museum admission, join us for a 30 minute staff-facilitated baby meet-up! We’ll guide you through creative ways to ...

Monday Morning Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

Start the week out right! Join Mz. Linda under our big tree on Monday mornings for stories, rhymes, songs, and ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

Story Lab at Kid Lab

Books + art, two of very favorite things! During our weekly Story Labs, we’ll be featuring new books and related ...

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 ...

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 ...

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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

Kids Morning Out at Arts Inspired Dance Academy

Join us for a morning of games, dancing, music, fun and more. Kids enjoy a morning out while parent gets ...

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!

KidJump (Ages 6 and Under) at DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

Preschoolers Discover at Marbles Kids Museum

Free with museum admission, engage in one-on-one play with your preschooler that promotes skill development while having FUN! Each week ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: Free with museum admission.
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

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 DEFY Extreme Air Sports

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 ...

K-5 Adventures at Holly Springs Community Library

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, hands on activities and more.

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 ...

History Tours at Pullen Park

Learn about the unique history of Pullen Park through a guided walking tour! You will explore the park grounds with ...

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