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Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

We've made special arrangements for the old library site to be a drop-off site for letters to Santa Claus! Little ...

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

Drop off your letters to Santa Clause from November 29 - December 10. Leave your letters in the Christmas Mailbox ...

Take and Make at Home with Joann's Fabrics

Paint yourself a jolly Santa ornament just in time for the holidays! Pick up FREE supplies on Saturday, December 4!

Apex Christmas Pancake Breakfast, Winter Wonderland, and Parade

7:00 - 11:00am Pancake Breakfast Come out for the Annual Apex Rotary Pancake Breakfast. All proceeds are donated back to the ...

2021 Raleigh (Holiday) Half Marathon

The Raleigh Half Marathon is back for 2021, this time with a holiday theme! The Raleigh (Holiday) Half Marathon will be ...

22nd Annual Holly Days Shopping Extravaganza

Join us for the best shopping event of the year! Sanderson's 22nd annual Holly Days Extravaganza is back with 150+ ...

Believe at the NC Zoo

Come celebrate the magic of the season at the North Carolina Zoo's holiday event  Believe...In the Magic of the Season. ...

  • 9:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: NC Zoo, 4401 Zoo Parkway, Asheboro, NC 27205
  • Cost: Zoo admission plus $18 for Believe per person
  • Website: www.nczoo.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Fabric Ornaments - Youth Sewing Class at Zebulon Community Center

In this class, we will learn how to use a sewing machine by making festive Christmas Ornaments! We’ll learn how ...

Holiday Artisans Market at Wake Forest Renaissance Center

ARTS Wake Forest presents the fifth annual Wake Forest Holiday Artisans Market. The unique shopping experience will feature a wide ...

Santa Event at The Playhouse Museum

Reservations are now open for our Santa event! Each ticket will reserve your spot for 90 minutes of personal time with ...

  • 9:00 am 
  • Location: The Playhouse Museum, 1520 Broad St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526
  • Cost: $40 per children, $35 per additional sibling
  • Website: theplayhousemuseum.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas in Varina

Join us for Christmas in Varina this Saturday! There will be an orchestra, face painting, dancers, vendors, photos with Santa and ...

Downtown Wake Forest Holiday Open House

Kick off the holiday season and discover historic downtown Wake Forest’s unique array of shops and restaurants during the Downtown ...

Heart of the Holidays 11th Annual Gingerbread House Competition

Visit Downtown Cary as it is transformed into a walking gallery of amateur gingerbread houses. Local participants work hard to ...

Holiday Bird Houses at Leesville Community Library

School Age Children and their families are invited to decorate a bird house in celebration of the holiday season. All ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:45 am 
  • Location: Leesville Public Library, 5105 Country Trail, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Train Show and Sale

Southeastern Train Collectors Association's Holiday train show and sale. Over 100 tables of toy trains and related items for sale. ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Adult: $7 Kids under 13: Free when adult accompanied by adult.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holidays with the Popes

Join the Pope House Museum for holiday fun on Saturday, December 4th, or Sunday, December 5th! Santa Clause will be ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Pope House Museum, 511 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

It's a Wonderful Wake Forest

Join us at the Wake Forest Historical Museum, 414 N. Main St., on Saturday, Dec. 4, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. ...

Pics and Cookies with Santa with NCDSA at The Shepard's Church

Food and Hot Chocolate will be served Activities include: Pictures with Santa Cookie Decorating Letters to Santa Arts & Crafts Each child and individual with Down ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Shepard's Church, 6051 Tryon Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: Free, ticket required
  • Website: www.flipcause.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Santa Cares at Tree Trail at Ting

Santa Cares is part of the Tree Trail at Ting! This sensory-friendly holiday event allows families with special needs to ...

Santa is Coming to Vollmer Farm

Santa is coming to Vollmer Farm! Come down to the farm on Saturdays from 10am-5pm. Your kids can spend time ...

Santa's Workshop at Herbert Young Community Center

Children can enjoy a variety of craft stations and a visit with the white bearded guy from the North Pole! ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Herbert Young Community Center, 101 Wilkinson Ave, Cary, NC 27513
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Scandinavian Christmas Fair

The Scandinavian Christmas Fair in Raleigh, NC is a celebration of the rich traditions of the Nordic countries: Sweden, Norway, ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Holshouser Building at North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 4285 Trinity Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $7 for adults, 13 and under are free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Winter-Palooza at Apex Friendship Middle School

This fun, family friendly event will feature a winter market complete with local vendors, Book Fair, Spirit Wear, food trucks, ...

Brier Creek Commons Letters to Santa

Join Brier Creek Commons for some holiday cheer, brought to you by Santa! Bring your letters to Santa on Saturday, December ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Brier Creek Commons, 8181 Brier Creek Pkwy, Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Market at NC Art Museum

Join us at the NC Museum of Art for our local artist market series. We are popping up on the first ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Pop-Up Market

Come shop art, jewelry, crafts and more from local NC artists.

The Loading Dock Pop-Up and Launch Party

Join Triangle Pop-Up at The Loading Dock on Saturday, December 4th from 11:00-3:00 pm and shop a highly curated selection ...

Christmas Market at Raleigh Beer Garden

Christmas Market w/ 20+ local vendors, pictures w/ Santa, toy drive, doggy adoptions, live music, drinks, & food

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Raleigh Beer Garden, 614 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

Follow our event on Facebook for 25 days of Christmas cookie recipes! @ZebulonParksandRecreation Starting December 1. Each day we'll be ...

A Hedgehog Holiday at Bass Lake Park

Come celebrate A Hedgehog Holiday with Holly Springs Parks and Recreation! We will be building a stuffed animal Hedgehog all ...

Party and Pics with Santa at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

A holiday experience for kids with special needs and their families. FREE Digital Photos with Santa and much more! In an effort to ...

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 7000 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: arctriangle.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

Join us every day at Pullen Park from 1 to 8 p.m. Dec. 1-22 for fun winter activities, including: Holiday light ...

Holiday Bird Houses at Leesville Community Library

School Age Children and their families are invited to decorate a bird house in celebration of the holiday season. All ...

  • 2:00 pm -  2:45 pm 
  • Location: Leesville Public Library, 5105 Country Trail, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Knightdale Christmas Parade

Join Knightdale for their Christmas Parade at Knightdale Station Park! Parade Route: Lineup on Knightdale Station Run turns left onto First Avenue proceeds ...

Nutcracker with a Twist Presented by DanceArt Studio

Come join us for Nutrcracker with a Twist, a holiday performance presented by DanceArt Studio. This version is a spin ...

  • 2:00 pm 
  • Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, 2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Tickets starting at $16
  • Website: danceartinc.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Garner Holiday Block Party

Join the Town of Garner for the inaugural Garner Holiday Block Party, to be held at the Garner Recreation Center ...

Tree Trail at Ting Park

Back by popular demand, stroll around Ting Stadium and enjoy up to 50 trees festively decorated by local organizations and ...

Victorian Christmas at the Page-Walker

Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas atmosphere at the old hotel this winter! There will be cookies, carolers, an activity for kids, ...

  • 3:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Page-Walker Arts & History Center, 119 Ambassador Loop, Cary, NC 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Bird Houses at Leesville Community Library

School Age Children and their families are invited to decorate a bird house in celebration of the holiday season. All ...

  • 4:00 pm -  4:45 pm 
  • Location: Leesville Public Library, 5105 Country Trail, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Festival at the Farm

Join us for our annual Holiday Festival at the Farm! This event includes fun for all ages! Enjoy beautiful lights, visits ...

  • 4:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 5104 Riley Hill Rd, Wendell, NC 27591
  • Cost: Pony Rides $5, Dinners $15/person
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Merry Moore Market

We are taking over Moore Square this holiday season!! Join us for 4 weekends of holiday fun. - shop local from ...

Starpath Dance Academy Santa Everywhere Christmas Show

“Santa Everywhere!” is an original production written by Alison Levenberg who is a Broadway veteran and former Radio City Rockette. ...

Holiday Open House at Esteamed Coffee

Come out for Esteamed's first ever Holiday Open House! We'll have local artists, their artwork, holiday gift baskets, hot chocolate, ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Esteamed Coffee, 114 S Academy St, Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Town of Cary Official Tree Lighting Ceremony and Reception

Welcome the holiday season with the official Christmas tree lighting for the Town of Cary. This festive night features actors, ...

Picnic Raleigh's Christmas Movie Night at Phillips Farms

Picnic Raleigh is continuing their Christmas Traditions by hosting a Picnic Movie Night at Phillips Farms of Cary. Think drive-in ...

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