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Free Family Fishing Event at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s

Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris is challenging families to put down their digital devices and get outside this summer ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 801 Bass Pro Ln., Cary, NC, 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Parkside Town Commons 7129 Okelly Chapel Rd, Cary, North Carolina 27519
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

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 ...

  • 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center 300 W Ballentine St, Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.HSFarmersMarket.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Donuts with Dad at buybuy BABY

Join us in-store for a morning celebrating the Dad in your life with crafts, photos, and donuts! Learn about new ...

Inside Pitch Promotions Toy, Hobby and Sports Collectibles Show

Inside Pitch Promotions, Inc. promotes the art of collecting sports and toy memorabilia on the East Coast through trading, selling ...

  • 9:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Kerr Scott Bldg. 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC, 27607
  • Cost: $5; Free admission for kids (ages 15 and under)
  • Website: www.insidepitchpromotions.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wake Forest Charity Car Show

Presented by Wake Forest Downtown, Inc. for the benefit of several area charities, this free, family-friendly event will take place ...

  • 9:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Wake Forest Downtown, NC
  • Cost: Admission to the car show is free and open to the public.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Child & Adult Yoga Class: Falafel & Co

Join Little Oaks Yoga on the patio at Falafel & Co. for a 45 minute yoga class for you and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Falafel & Co. Inc. 1000 Brookside Drive, Ste 119, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
  • Cost: $14 for one child and one adult; Additional children are welcome with the same adult for $8
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Father's Day Pizza Party at Taste Buds Kitchen

Dads rock! They really do. Calling all Dads and their budding chefs to come cook with us as we build ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $28 per child with one caregiver included.
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Juneteenth Celebrate Freedom

Reflect and rejoice with us at Cary’s first Juneteenth event, celebrating the commemoration of the end of slavery. We’ve planned ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Park, 319 S. Academy Street, Cary, NC
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Michael's Stores: Kids Club

Every Saturday, bring your kiddos ages 3+ to participating Micheal's Stores for Kids Club - a choice of two 30-minute ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Participating Michael's Stores - check website for availability!
  • Cost: cost varies according to project
  • Website: www.michaelskids.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Nature PlaySpace | 1671 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pollinator Festival at Lake Crabtree

Lake Crabtree is excited to host its seventh annual Pollinator Festival, in honor of National Pollinator Week. This event is ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Lake Crabtree County Park 1400 Aviation Parkway Morrisville, NC, 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Super Duper Duck Splash at NCFC WRAL Soccer Field

Be a sponsor or adopt a duck for The Wakefield Rotary Club Super Duper Duck Splash taking place on June ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: NCFC WRAL Soccer Park 7700 Perry Creek Rd Raleigh North Carolina United States 27616
  • Cost: $5 - $200
  • Website: www.duckrace.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Worm Composting for Kids at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

Learn how worms turn food waste into nutritious soil for the garden using games and fun activities. We'll have fun ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Walnut Creek Wetland Center 950 Peterson Street Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Baby Mammals at Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve

Enjoy stories, crafts and a hike to learn more about the baby mammals at the preserve this summer. We will ...

From Words to Wonder: Teddy Bear Picnic

Listen to Ms. Barb read a story to use as inspiration to create a simple art project that you will ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Cary Arts Center, 101 Dry Avenue, Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: $14/resident, $18/nonresident
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Storytime with Shanthi Thiruppathi at Page 158 books

Tiggy and Tobias are brother seacats. They share a lighthouse and a backyard of sand but no common thread in ...

SuperFun Saturdays - Apex

Ages 4-12. Join us for “super” fun with free arts & crafts for children 1st & 3rd Saturday of the ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: The Halle Cultural Arts Center | 237 N. Salem Street Apex, NC 27502
  • Cost: free
  • Website: thehalle.org
  • 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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Fun Day at Parkside Town Commons

Bring the KIDS and join the FREE family fun! Near Five Guys. Games & Prizes, Balloon Twisting, Bounce Houses, Face ...

  • 11:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Parkside Town Commons 7129 Okelly Chapel Rd, Cary, North Carolina 27519
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Let the Sunshine In: Sun Catchers w/ Gretchen Phillips at Artspace

CONNECT + CREATE Let the Sunshine In: Sun Catchers w/ Gretchen Phillip. All ages. Catch those summer rays with your ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Artspace 201 E Davie St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $10 members / $15 non-members
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Little Brushes Painting Class at Pinot's Palette

Every Saturday morning, our 'Little Brushes' class will work on a unique, “kid approved” painting. We welcome kids of age ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Pinot's Palette (Apex) 1553 Beaver Creek Commons Dr., Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: $25
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Peak City Pig Fest

The Bone Suckin’ Sauce Peak City Pig Fest is a BBQ competition and street festival in downtown Apex, NC and ...

Reduce, Reuse, Recycled Art at Lake Wheeler

Have you ever wondered what happens to old newspapers or egg cartons? We will make use out of those recycled ...

Saturday Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try ...

  • 12:30 pm -  1:30 pm 
  • Location: Goldfish Swim School Cary and Wake Forest
  • Cost: $5/person $15/family max or it is FREE for active members!
  • Website: www.goldfishswimschool.com
  • Category: Family Fun

MAKE break Father's Day Mug

MAKE break Father's Day Mug

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels Stores, Wake County, NC
  • Cost: Buy the mug, and the supplies to decorate it will be provided.
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Insect Olympics at Durant Nature Preserve

Come one, come all to the first-ever Summer Insect Olympics! We're celebrating the season with games and challenges inspired by ...

  • 2:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Durant Nature Preserve | 8305 Camp Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Treasure Hunters: All-American Adventure Event at Barnes and Noble

Discover this bestselling series from James Patterson and Chris Grabenstein through hands-on games, activities, and giveaways.

Summer Movies @ the Library: The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Join us for a family movie at the library. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens ...

  • 2:30 pm 
  • Location: East Regional Library, 946 Steeple Sq, Knightdale, NC 27545
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

3rd Annual Blackberry Festival

Come celebrate summer at The Well Fed Community Garden’s Annual Blackberry Festival this June. “Enter the Garden” and experience this ...

  • 4:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 1321 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Adults $20, Children $10
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Father's Day Superhero Paint Party at Party Delights

This event is catered towards Fathers and their children.You pick the Superhero you want to paint when you book your ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Party Delights 6150 Rogers Road, Rolesville, North Carolina 27571
  • Cost: $20 per person
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Parent's Survival Night at The Little Gym

GLOW PARTY! Parents call it a break from the kids. Kids call it a break from their parents. That sounds ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: The Little Gym, 8320 Litchford Road Suite 166, Raleigh , NC 27615
  • Cost: $25 Members, $30 Non-Members
  • Website: www.thelittlegym.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Violet Bell at Sertoma Amphitheatre at Bond Park

Violet Bell’s original Americana is woven from threads of folk, soul, bluegrass, psychedelic, and classical music. On stage and in ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Sertoma Amphitheatre at Bond Park 801 High House Rd, Cary, North Carolina 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pippin at Raleigh Little Theatre

Meet Pippin, a young prince who longs to find passion and adventure in his life. To prove his loyalty to ...

Wild Walkers at Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve

Join us for a guided twilight walk at Horseshoe Farm, and enjoy the opportunity to stay in the meadow later ...

  • 8:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Horseshoe Farm Nature Preserve 2900 Horseshoe Farm Road Raleigh, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Nocturnal Nature at Thomas G Crowder Woodland Center

Watch as the park comes alive when the sun slips behind the trees. Please join us on this full moon ...

  • 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Thomas G Crowder Woodland Center | 5611 Jaguar Park Dr Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Father's Day at Kings

The fun day with Dad Includes: Free Pin Painting for the Kids, Lane & Dining Reservations, Food & Drink Specials ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 141 Park at North Hills St. Suite 120, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Prices vary; Free pin painting
  • Website: www.kings-de.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Free Family Fishing Event at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s

Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris is challenging families to put down their digital devices and get outside this summer ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 801 Bass Pro Ln., Cary, NC, 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Inside Pitch Promotions Toy, Hobby and Sports Collectibles Show

Inside Pitch Promotions, Inc. promotes the art of collecting sports and toy memorabilia on the East Coast through trading, selling ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Kerr Scott Bldg. 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC, 27607
  • Cost: $5; Free admission for kids (ages 15 and under)
  • Website: www.insidepitchpromotions.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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. ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Quail Ridge Books 4209 Lassiter Mill Road Suite 100, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Baby & Me Storytime featuring Alphaprints: Animal Opposites at Barnes and Noble

Introducing our new Baby & Me Storytime for caregivers and children 0-24 months old. Join us as we read a ...

DIY with Dad at Marbles Kids Museum

DIY with Dad for Father's Day

Father's Day Fun at Color Me Mine

Back again this year ... our popular event to celebrate Father's day FUN! Enjoy grilled hot dogs and ice cream ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Color Me Mine | Waverly Place 316 Colonades Way Suite 215 Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: Prices vary
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Father's Day Pizza Party at Taste Buds Kitchen

Dads rock! They really do. Calling all Dads and their budding chefs to come cook with us as we build ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $28 per child with one caregiver included.
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Father's Day: Incredible Handmade Pizza at Taste Buds Kitchen

Artisan pizza fresh from the oven? Yes, please! Join us as we learn the secret tricks behind working with yeast ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $40 per participant
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Say YES to the MESS with Dad! Father's Day Acrylic Pour

Try something NEW and get MESSY with Dad in our famous Acrylic Pour Workshops! We supply everything needed for your ...

Pippin at Raleigh Little Theatre

Meet Pippin, a young prince who longs to find passion and adventure in his life. To prove his loyalty to ...

Summer Concert Series at Fred Fletcher Park

Join us in the parks for a rockin’ or relaxin’ evening with some popular local acts playing both well known ...

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). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $11/child, includes 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defyraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Toddler Time at Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Come join Goldfish at the Falls Village Chick-fil-A for Toddler Time on June 10 from 9:30-10:30am! Enjoy breakfast and activities ...

  • 9:30 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free activities; food purchased separately
  • Website: www.cfarestaurant.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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels Stores, Wake County, NC
  • Cost: Price: $3 per 30-min. session.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Storytime and Craft at SnickerDoodles

Join us for a free Story Time with optional staff-led craft every Monday!

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: SnickerDoodles | 3721 Lynn Road #112, Raleigh NC 27613
  • Cost: free storytime, $5 optional craft
  • Website: snicker-doodles.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wake Forest Kiwanis Monday Night Bingo

Wake Forest Kiwanis are hosting regular CASH bingo each Monday night at the Factory in Wake Forest. All profits support ...

  • 6:30 pm -  9:40 pm 
  • Location: The Mill Room @ The Factory | 1839 South Main St., Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $20 per person($10 for a half pack)
  • Website: www.wakeforestkiwanis.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Junior Park Jamboree at TreeRunner Raleigh Adventure Park

Calling all Junior Parkers! Come join us for a sing-a-long Jamboree. We will be playing preschool songs, Disney songs, and ...

  • 9:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: TreeRunner Raleigh Adventure Park 12804 Norwood Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $22.19
  • Website: go.theflybook.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). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $11/child, includes 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defyraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Halle Cultural Arts Center | 237 N. Salem Street, Apex, NC 27502
  • Cost: free!
  • Website: nc-apex.civicplus.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Nature PlaySpace | 1671 Gold Star Drive, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Preschool Swamp Romp at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

Bring your budding naturalist to the Walnut Creek Wetland Center for an exciting learning experience. A craft, engaging activity and ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Walnut Creek Wetland Center 950 Peterson Street Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Storybook Summer at Durant Nature Preserve

Get excited about stories at the Preserve this summer! Join a nature instructor to read a nature-themed storybook and then ...

Small Wonders! at Laurel Hills Community Center

Little explorers are invited to this special program focusing on tiny creatures like insects, worms and spiders. We'll search under ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center, 3808 Edwards Mill Road Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest Locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our ...

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Goldfish Swim School Wake Forest & Cary locations
  • Cost: $5/person $15/family max or it is FREE for active members!
  • Website: www.goldfishswimschool.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kid's Night at Texas Roadhouse

Round up the lil' Roadies and join us for our Legendary Kid's Night: Free Kid’s Meal* Free Toy* Arts & ...

Kids Night: Family Fun at Chick-fil-A Wake Forest

Come out every Tuesday night for Kids Night: Family Fun, special activities and crafts will take place each week.

  • 5:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Wake Forest | 11730 Retail Dr Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Chick-fil-A Kids Night at Falls Village

Celebrate Family Night at Chick-Fil-A at Falls Village the 3rd Tuesday of every month with Mimi the clown and her ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Chick-fil-a Falls Village | 6701 Falls Of Neuse Rd Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kids Night: Family Fun at Chick-fil-A Waverly Place

Come out every Tuesday night for Kids Night: Family Fun, special activities and crafts will take place each week.

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Waverly Place | 411 Colonades Way, Cary, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • 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). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $11/child, includes 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defyraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Forest Ridge Park, 2100 Old NC Highway 98 Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: $2
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels Stores, Wake County, NC
  • Cost: Price: $3 per 30-min. session.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Small Wonders! at Lake Lynn Community Center

Little explorers are invited to this special program focusing on tiny creatures like insects, worms and spiders. We'll search under ...

Toads and Frogs at Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve

Learn about different frogs and toads that live in our area and what they sound like. Make frog sounds with ...

Happy Dan the Magic Man at Wake Forest Renaissance Centre

Happy Dan the Magic Man will perform his one-of-a-kind magic and comedy show. Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic ...

  • 11:00 am 
  • Location: Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $5 per person (plus tax)
  • Website: www.etix.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Unicorn Slime Day! at SnickerDoodles

Join us for some Unicorn Play! Fee includes: Open Play, Story Time, Materials to make unicorn slime, Craft

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: SnickerDoodles 3721 Lynn Rd #112, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $12/child, $10/sibling
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest Locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try our ...

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Goldfish Swim School Wake Forest & Cary locations
  • Cost: $5/person $15/family max or it is FREE for active members!
  • Website: www.goldfishswimschool.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Radical Recess: Beach Blast at Marbles Kids Museum

Let Marbles bring the beach to you. Play games inspired by fun in the sun! Crab soccer, flamingo ringo, hula ...

Moore Square Market

The Downtown Raleigh Alliance and the City of Raleigh have partnered to bring a new farmers market to Downtown Raleigh ...

RightTime Kids Durant Road Bingo Night

Every Wednesday night we have a special Bingo Night for children of all ages, starting right after dinner. (Don’t worry! ...

  • 5:30 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 10320 Durant Road, Suite 105 Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $12/hour
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wind Down Wednesday at Waverly Place

Get ready to turn up the volume on Wednesdays this summer! The Wind Down Wednesday summer concert series returns to ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Waverly Place | 302 Colonades Way, Cary NC 27518
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Drum for The Hoop Jam at Pullen Park

Tell your friends! We need hoopers, drummers, poi spinners, bellydancers to jam with us all summer. NOTE: We setup on ...

Way Back Wednesday Skate at Jellybeans (Cary)

Skate to music from the 70s, 80s & 90s.

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Jellybeans Super Skate Center of Cary | 1120 Buck Jones Rd. Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: $7 Admission, $3 skate rental (choice of quad, inline or speed skates)
  • Website: www.skatejellybeans.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Captain Marvel: Free Outdoors at Cary Downtown Park

We're screening CAPTAIN MARVEL outdoors at Cary's Downtown Park to kick-off the festival. FREE! Join us for a kids costume ...

  • 7:15 pm - 10:45 pm 
  • Location: Beyond: The Film Festival 122 E. Chatham St., Cary, North Carolina 27511
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Miss North Carolina 2019 Preliminary

Preliminary Competitions for Miss North Carolina

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $52.15
  • Website: www.missnc.org
  • 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). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $11/child, includes 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defyraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

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 ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

International Yoga Day! Family Yoga at Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve

Celebrate International Day of Yoga with us! Instructors will guide you through one-hour sessions throughout the day at select Cary ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

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, ...

Summer Storytime at the NC Museum of History

Meet a staff member at the information desk and follow them into a museum exhibit! Once you get there, look ...

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 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation 1671 Gold Star Dr, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artrageous: Wacky Weaving at Marbles Kids Museum

Weaving Takeover – weave on a community loom, with paper, nature, yarn and other objects you may find around your ...

Wee Wetland Walkers at Walnut Creek Wetland Center

This free program is designed to move at a toddler's pace: Run. Stop. Pick dandelions. Run. Climb on a rock. ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Walnut Creek Wetland Center 950 Peterson Street Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

The World's Largest Swimming Lesson at Optimist Aquatic Center

Join us at Optimist Aquatic Center as thousands of kids and adults around the world unite for the world's largest ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Optimist Aquatic Center 5902 Whittier Drive Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Doodles and Designs at SnickerDoodles

Join us for Doodles & Designs Art Class every Thursday! Projects will vary each week (canvases, wooden projects, crafts, etc.) ...

  • 1:30 pm -  2:30 pm 
  • Location: SnickerDoodles | 3721 Lynn Road #112, Raleigh NC 27613
  • Cost: $10, Pre-registration recommended
  • Website: snicker-doodles.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Play Late for Less at Marbles Kids Museum

Play longer with Marbles Play Late for Less. During the summer, Marbles is open every Thursday and every Friday until ...

  • 3:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: Enter after 3pm for only $3!
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Board Game Night at East Coast Gaming - Cary

Every Thursday, at East Coast Gaming, we reserve table space for the board gaming community in Raleigh, Cary, the Triangle, ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: East Coast Gaming - 215 Nottingham Drive, Cary NC 27511
  • Cost: free
  • Website: www.e-c-gaming.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Open House at Heather's Dance Inc

For any interested new dancers, we are so EXCITED to invite you to our Open House, Thursday, June 20th from ...

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Heather's Dance Inc, 405 Knightdale Station Run Knightdale, North Carolina
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

International Yoga Day! Kids Yoga at Middle Creek Community Center

Celebrate International Day of Yoga with us! Instructors will guide you through one-hour sessions throughout the day at select Cary ...

  • 5:30 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Middle Creek Community Center 125 Middle Creek Park Ave. Apex, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Junior Kids Fishing at Lake Johnson

This program is for younger children who have never fished before but would like to try. We will practice with ...

Mommy & Me Play Day at Parkside Town Commons

Enjoy a FREE special play day for Mommy and child in Parkside Town Commons. Dads are welcome too! MORNINGS Second Thursday of ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Parkside Town Commons 7129 Okelly Chapel Rd, Cary, North Carolina 27519
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Food Truck Third Thursdays at Knightdale Station Park Amphitheater

Warmer weather is here so that means our Food Truck Thursdays are back. We will have a variety of food ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Station Park 810 N. First Avenue, Knightdale, North Carolina 27545
  • Cost: Free Admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Midtown Beach Music Series at North Hills

Celebrating its 12th season, the Thursday evening Midtown Beach Music Series at North Hills is popular with event goers from ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: North HIlls, 4321 Lassiter at North Hills Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Miss North Carolina 2019 Preliminary

Preliminary Competitions for Miss North Carolina

  • 7:30 pm 
  • Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $52.15
  • Website: www.missnc.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Outdoor Movie: Jurassic Park at Garner Performing Arts Center

There is just something special about watching a movie outside. The warm breeze blowing, sounds of summer in the background, ...

  • 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Back Lawn of the Garner Performing Arts Center – 125 Avery St. Garner, North Carolina 27529
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Discovery Table: The Longest Summer Day at Historic Yates Mill County Park

Every year on June 21, we enjoy the most hours of sunlight during the whole year. Discover the science and ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • 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). ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $11/child, includes 1 free adult
  • Website: www.defyraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Wake County Libraries - Check website for locations & times
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.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 ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Michaels Stores, Wake County, NC
  • Cost: Price: $3 per 30-min. session.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Create, Play + Shop at Snickerdoodles

Matilda Jane pop-up at Snickerdoodles!! Fun morning out for Mama and kiddos. Warm weather is upon us...and we have something ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: SnickerDoodles 3721 Lynn Rd #112, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Make Music Day Raleigh at Marbles Kids Museum

Bring your favorite instrument or make one at Marbles for National Make Music Day. Play with the North Carolina Symphony's ...

Summer Soltice and World Day of Music at The Nesting Spot

Join us to celebrate the first day of Summer and World Music Day. June 21st!

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Nesting Spot 1241 S Main Street Suite 7, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artrageous: Wacky Weaving at Marbles Kids Museum

Weaving Takeover – weave on a community loom, with paper, nature, yarn and other objects you may find around your ...

Natural Explorations: A Midsummer Day Dream at Historic Yates Mill County Park

What do Historic Yates Mill County Park and the woodland faeries have in common? They both love nature! Take a ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest Locations!! We will also be having a "PopUp" Teddybear mobile station on this day at the ...

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Goldfish Swim School Wake Forest & Cary locations
  • Cost: $5/person $15/family max or it is FREE for active members!
  • Website: www.goldfishswimschool.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Teddy Bear Mobile Pool Party

Out of School For The Summer? Join us for Lunch, Pizza & Open Swim

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 14460 Falls of Neuse Rd #107, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $5.00 for swim, $20 for stuffed animal
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Radical Recess: Beach Blast at Marbles Kids Museum

Let Marbles bring the beach to you. Play games inspired by fun in the sun! Crab soccer, flamingo ringo, hula ...

Play Late for Less at Marbles Kids Museum

Play longer with Marbles Play Late for Less. During the summer, Marbles is open every Thursday and every Friday until ...

  • 3:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: Enter after 3pm for only $3!
  • Website: www.marbleskidsmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Girls & Their Dolls Night Out at Optimist Community Center

Girls and their dolls are invited to come spend the evening with us. We will play games, eat pizza, watch ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Optimist Community Center | 5900 Whittier Drive, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Miss North Carolina 2019 Preliminary

Preliminary Competitions for Miss North Carolina

  • 6:00 pm 
  • Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: $52.15
  • Website: www.missnc.org
  • Category: Family Fun

STP Summer of Fun -The BIG Reveal! at Spiritual Twist Productions

Join us on Friday, June 21st for our first SUMMER OF FUN Event..."The Big Reveal!" From 6-7 pm meet and mingle ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Spiritual Twist Productions 1250 Aversboro Rd, Garner, North Carolina 27529
  • Cost: Free event (except Sunset Slush, which will be available for purchase)
  • Website: spiritualtwist.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Friday Night Family Swim at Goldfish Swim School - Multiple Locations

Cary and Wake Forest locations!! If you’re looking for something out of the ordinary to do as a family, try ...

Youth and Family Movie Night at Tarboro Road Community Center

Come join us for a night of movie watching with your family and friends! We will provide the popcorn and ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Tarboro Road Community Center, 121 N. Tarboro Street Raleigh, NC 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Parent's Night Out at XL Sports World - Apex

Looking for a fun and safe environment for your kids to hang out with their friends? Kids ages 8-13 can ...

  • 6:45 pm - 10:30 pm 
  • Location: XL Sports World | 1016 Investment Blvd, Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: $10 Pre-registered; $15 Walk Ins; $2 Skate Rental
  • Website: www.xlapex.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Free Family Movie Night at Zebulon Community Center

FREE Family Movie Night returns to the Zebulon Community Center on Friday, June 21. Doors will open at 6:30pm and ...

Outdoor Movie Night at New City Church

Don't miss our outdoor movie night happening on Friday, June 21, at 7:30 PM. We will be showing the movie ...

  • 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: New City Church 8015 Creedmoor Road, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fun with Fireflies at Durant Nature Preserve

You know it's summer when fireflies light up the night sky. What better way to spend a summer evening than ...

Twilight Walk at Wilkerson Nature Preserve

Many animals are active around sunset or shortly after. Take a walk with a park naturalist to explore the woods ...

Movies By Moonlight Series at Booth Amphitheatre

In what has become a beloved and popular summer favorite, the “Movies by Moonlight” Series will return to Cary’s Booth ...

  • 8:30 pm 
  • Location: Booth Amphitheatre 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary, North Carolina 27518
  • Cost: $5 (kids under 12 are free)
  • Website: www.etix.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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