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Fall/Winter Consignment Sale at North Raleigh Church of Christ

Great selection of gently used children’s clothing, shoes, car seats, strollers, cribs, bedding, swings, toys, and more – maternity, too! ...

  • 7:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: North Raleigh Church of Christ 8701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

FIT4MOM Body Back Open House

Body Back Open House- HIIT classes for moms at the NCMA

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 ...

Raleigh Run For Life

The Run For Life is fun filled event benefiting Birthchoice. 1 mile fun run.

National Tell a Joke Day at Historic Yates Mill County Park

Let's get serious now. We are not kidding. August 16th is National Tell a Joke Day. No doubt about it. ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Holly Springs Artisan Market at Holly Springs Cultural Center

The Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce is thrilled to present the Holly Springs Artisan Market, a monthly artisan marketplace adjacent ...

  • 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.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

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 ...

Carolina Homeschool Conference 2019

Carolina Homeschool Conference invites all homeschoolers to join us for a day of education, inspiration, and connection! Nationally-recognized speakers and ...

Community Garden Open House at Carpenter Park

Explore the garden while learning what grows best in our region and how you can garden at home. Along with ...

Farm Fresh Market

Find locally-grown and homemade items at our Farm Fresh Market located at the Zebulon Municipal Complex- that’s on North Arendell ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Zebulon Farm Fresh Market 1003 N Arendell Ave, Zebulon, North Carolina 27597
  • Cost: Prices vary.
  • Category: Family Fun, Ongoing Programs

Kick-Off to Kindergarten: Rising Kindergarteners at Marbles

Do you know a rising Kindergartener? Join Marbles and representatives from the NC 529 Plan and Wake County Public Schools ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Marbles Kids Museum | 201 E. Hargett Street, Raleigh NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Morrisville ReStore Grand Opening

Join us on Saturday, Aug. 17 (National Thrift Store Day) for the Morrisville ReStore Grand Opening! Store visitors will be ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Habitat Wake ReStore, 2121 T.W. Alexander Drive, Morrisville, North Carolina 27560
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Neighborhood Tree Pro! at American Tobacco Trail

Be the person in your neighborhood that can identify ALL the trees! Join an NC Forest Service Ranger for family ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: New Hill parking area, 309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd., Apex, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

SOLD OUT! Under the Sea Cupcakes at Taste Buds Kitchen

Ready to explore the deep blue sea? Or maybe you’d like to feel the sand between your toes? Get ready ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • 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, Classes

Yard Sale Benefitting Note in the Pocket

Clothes, shoes, and handbags all for $1 or less, proceeds to benefit Note in the Pocket! Come find work clothes ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Note in the Pocket 5100 Lacy Ave, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Prices vary
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

4th Triangle Children's Business Fair at Park West Village

Largest entrepreneurship event for kids in North America!

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Park West Village 3113 Market Center Dr, Morrisville, North Carolina 27560
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Back to School Bash at Covenant Life Church

We are pleased to announce our annual book bag give away! Come out and enjoy food, fun and fellowship and ...

Back to School Carnival at Plantation Point Shopping Center

Join us for live entertainment by Nathan Ryan, Huge Inflatables, Face Painting, Carnival Games, Snow Cones, Cotton Candy, Popcorn, Live ...

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Plantation Point Shopping Center 6250 Plantation Point Center Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27616
  • Cost: Free event; There is a cost for food items and face painting.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Corn Grinding Demonstrations and Costumed Tours at Historic Yates Mill County Park

It's 1863 at Yates Mill, and the yard is alive with activity! Step back in time with our 19th-century costumed ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & under are free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational

HighSchoolOT Jamboree at Wake Forest High School

On August 17th, the football teams (and fans) of Apex, Cardinal Gibbons, Clayton, Enloe, Holly Springs, Middle Creek, Millbrook, New ...

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 ...

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 ...

Open House 2019-2020 at The Little Gym

This special Open House Party will give you the opportunity to check out our beautiful new facility, learn more about ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: The Little Gym of Raleigh-Cary 958 High House, Cary, North Carolina 27513
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

ABC Craft and Learn: A Kindergarten Readiness Program

Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers are invited to participate in an interactive program with an alphabet craft to nurture ...

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 ...

SuperFun Saturdays - Apex

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

Under the Tree Storytime at Quail Ridge Books

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

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 ...

Community Day and Back to School Block Party! at State Street Community Church

An event for the entire family! Activities include: Vendors including Raleigh Boys & Girls Club, Face Painting, Elite Wrestling Club, ...

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, Classes

Pirate Sword Class + Fundraiser at Compass Rose Brewery

Pirate takeover at Compass Rose: Popup Pirate Sword Class & Fundraiser for Childhood Obesity. Join Geek Fit Network at Compass ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Compass Rose Brewery 3201 Northside Drive, Suite 101, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: $8 per ticket plus service fee
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Saturday Storytime and Activities - Barnes and Noble

Join us every Saturday at 11:00 for Storytime followed by a special craft.

Ready, Set, School Community Playdate - Wake County Libraries

Join Marbles Kids Museum at the library for family play to support kids ages 3-5 in getting ready for school. ...

2019 Parent Child Golf Tournaments - Apex

We are glad to be bringing back our TGA Parent-Child tournaments this year. These tournaments are a great way to ...

Garner PD Barber Shop 'Rap Session'

The Garner Police Department will hold an open-forum community "rap session." Join barber shop staff, police officers and community bridge ...

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Heavenly Cuts Barber Shop, 226 Forest Hills Drive, Garner, NC
  • Cost: No cost listed
  • Website: www.garnernc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Grill-Billies BBQ Steak Cook-off

SCA Steak Cookoff Contest, Kids first, second, and third place receives awards.

Pints is turning one!

Come out and help us celebrate our first year in business which we could not have done without you! Special ...

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Pints 512 Broad Street, Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 27526
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Stuff the Bag Event at Crabtree Valley Mall

Have you gotten your spine checked this year? We're excited to announce that Team Chiropractic will be offering complimentary spinal ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Southern Marsh Collection (Crabtree Valley Mall) 4325 Glenwood Ave, Suite 2108, Raleigh, North Carolina 27612
  • Cost: Complimentary spinal screenings
  • Website: www.crabtree-valley-mall.com
  • Category: Other

Summer Daze Festival Vol.2 at Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park at North Hills

Summer Daze Festival is back for Vol. 2 on August 17 with local vendors, food trucks, and tunes by DJ ...

Back to School Percussion Open House at Bach to Rock

Stop in and meet our percussion instructors! Need advice on tuning your drums? Want a mini lesson or just want ...

  • 12:30 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Bach to Rock Apex, NC 958 US-64, Apex, North Carolina 27523
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other, Free

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 ...

Corn Grinding Demonstrations and Costumed Tours at Historic Yates Mill County Park

It's 1863 at Yates Mill, and the yard is alive with activity! Step back in time with our 19th-century costumed ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & under are free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational

Preserving Food in the 1800s at Historic Yates Mill County Park

In August, discover how farmers preserved their food in the days before refrigeration. Learn about drying, pickling, canning and other ...

  • 1:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

Saturday Tours at the Old Mill

Want to get inside Historic Yates Mill? Join us for a half-hour tour (starting at 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 or ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60+), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & younger are free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Beat the Heat with the Roshambo Market at Compass Rose Brewery - Raleigh

Beer, Shopping, Music, Giveaways! Confirmed Vendors: Phoenix Harvest Products LLC, Petitinget Home, S & C Boutique Clothing and Jewelry, Janet ...

  • 2:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Compass Rose Brewery 3201 Northside Drive, Suite 101, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Play Moore Music Festival

The long-awaited Moore Square renovation is almost complete! This summer, the new and improved park will reopen with an entire ...

Date Night Childcare at RightTime Kids

Parents, remember Date Night? You can enjoy Date Night with 4 hours of child care starting at 5pm. The kids ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Durant and Oberlin locations, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Pre-register: $28 first child / $10 per additional child / $5 dinner
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Dix Park Summer Movies by Moonlight

Bring your chairs and blankets for seating. Pack a picnic or take advantage of local food and beverage vendors on-site ...

Parents' Survival Night: "Happy Campers" at The Little Gym

Parents! Need the night off? Send your child to Parents' Survival Night! You'll get to take a break and we'll ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: The Little Gym of North Raleigh/Wake Forest 8320 Litchford Road, Suite 166, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Outdoor Concert: The National Reserve at Apex Nature Park Amphitheatre

ALL Outdoor Music & Movie events are FREE! Held at the spacious Apex Historic Depot & Nature Park Amphitheatre, the ...

Carolina Music Awards at Duke Energy

CM Awards have been given to over 300 music artists who have received over 400K votes from fans and were ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: Starting at $32.15
  • Website: www.carolinamusicawards.com
  • Category: Other

Esports at Sky Zone

Play, Game, and Save: Friday and Saturday Nights! 3 hours of jump time and access to our brand new eSports Gaming ...

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 ...

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 ...

National Tell a Joke Day at Historic Yates Mill County Park

Let's get serious now. We are not kidding. August 16th is National Tell a Joke Day. No doubt about it. ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Preserving Food in the 1800s at Historic Yates Mill County Park

In August, discover how farmers preserved their food in the days before refrigeration. Learn about drying, pickling, canning and other ...

  • 8:30 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

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. ...

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 ...

Tacopalooza Food Truck Rodeo and Competition at Knightdale Station Park

The RDU Mobile Food Association (RDUMFA) is pleased to announce the date of their third annual Tacopalooza food truck rodeo ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Station Park 810 N. First Avenue, Knightdale, North Carolina 27545
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: tabletopmediagroup.com
  • Category: Other

Birdwalk for Beginners at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

Learn bird basics including nesting, migration, and how to identify common birds found at Prairie Ridge. We'll learn how to ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:30 pm 
  • Location: Prairie Ridge Ecostation 1671 Gold Star Dr, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational

Corn Grinding Demonstrations and Costumed Tours at Historic Yates Mill County Park

It's 1863 at Yates Mill, and the yard is alive with activity! Step back in time with our 19th-century costumed ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & under are free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational

Mill Heritage and Local History Tour

Discover Historic Yates Mill – a place of business, community and exciting local history! Explore the inner workings of the ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park | 4620 Lake Wheeler Road Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60+), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Ages 6 & younger Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Reading Room at Moore Square

Read in the Park! Borrow books from our mobile library cart every Sunday.

Back to School Guitar Open House at Bach to Rock Apex, NC

Stop in and meet our guitar instructors! Does your guitar need a good tuning? We can help! Want to learn ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Bach to Rock Apex, NC 958 US-64, Apex, North Carolina 27523
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other, Free

Sundae Funday : Family Story-Time Series

Join us for a fun family afternoon with Story-Time and Ice Cream! Our friends from Macaroni Kid Knightdale-Wendell-Zebulon will be ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Boxcar - Coffee & Scoops 903 N Smithfield Rd, Knightdale, North Carolina 27545
  • Cost: $1 off of sundaes; free story-time
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

OPEN House! at CC & Co. Dance Complex

Come check out our DANCE OPEN HOUSE on August 18th from 4-7pm! This is the BEST opportunity for you to ...

  • 4:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: CC & Co. Dance Complex 8863 Six Forks Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Summer Concert Series at Fred Fletcher Park

The annual Summer Concert Series hosted at Fred Fletcher Park and Pullen Park is right around the corner. Join us ...

Game Grumps Live! The Final Party at DPAC

The Final Party with Game Grumps is here! Join us on this very special summer tour with Arin and Danny ...

Children's Story Hour at Moore Square

Children's Storytime in the Moore Square Treehouse.

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). ...

Science of Magic at The Hive

Science of Magic leaves children amazed and educated! Learn how magicians use our assumptions about the world to entertain us. ...

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 ...

Music Together Free Demo Class

Get a sneak peek at what a Music Together class is like before our fall semester gets started! Designed for ...

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

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

Join us on the lawn to unlock your imagination and whatever comes to your mind with oversized blocks.

Monday Morning Story Time at Learning Express Falls Pointe

In need of a Monday morning activity? Come to Learning Express Falls Pointe for story time! Your morning will be ...

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 ...

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 ...

  • 10:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Storytime and Craft at SnickerDoodles

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

Busker Series at Moore Square

Come to the park and enjoy our busker series of musicians every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med Cary

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

Teen Events - Wake County Public Libraries

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

Fall Into Song: Kindermusik Pop-Up Playdate at The Little Gym

We’re warming up our vocal chords and hope you’ll join us as we Fall into Song" with Kindermusik at The ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:15 pm 
  • Location: The Little Gym of North Raleigh/Wake Forest 8320 Litchford Road, Suite 166, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes, Free

K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

Stay-cation at Peach Road

Kids! staying around town for break? Bored in the house. Join us in the afternoon for hands-on activities. Create, build ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Community Center | 911 Illeagnes Rd., Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Monday Evening Story Time at Learning Express Falls Pointe

In need of a summer Monday evening activity? Come to Learning Express Falls Pointe and let your imagination run wild! ...

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 ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • 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

Back to School Vocal Open House at Bach to Rock

Stop in and meet our instructors! Lean some fun vocal warm ups and maybe a fun song!

  • 6:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Bach to Rock Apex, NC 958 US-64, Apex, North Carolina 27523
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Raleigh August Monthly Membership Meeting by Moms Demand Action - NC

Join us at our August membership meeting to learn and share all the different ways we can take action in ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: North Regional Library 7009 Harps Mill Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

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). ...

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 (Apex)

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

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 ...

Wonder, Explore, Create at Moore Square

Discover your inner wild child with weekly exploration classes in the new urban nature setting of Moore Square.

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 ...

  • 10:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Little Explorers: Shake Your Tail Feathers at Dorothea Dix Park

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

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 ...

Kindermusik Preview Class: Cuddle & Bounce at The Little Gym

Make baby’s first class musical! Our "Cuddle & Bounce" classes offer a sensory-rich yet caring and gentle environment where infants ...

  • 12:15 pm -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: The Little Gym of North Raleigh/Wake Forest 8320 Litchford Road, Suite 166, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes, Free

Child IDs and Senior Medical IDs at the PD

We will have staff and Citizens Assisting Police in Apex on hand from 3pm-6pm in the training room of the ...

Art in Nature at Moore Square

Participants will experience the arts outdoors.

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 & ...

Teen Events - Wake County Public Libraries

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

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.

Stay-cation at Peach Road

Kids! staying around town for break? Bored in the house. Join us in the afternoon for hands-on activities. Create, build ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Community Center | 911 Illeagnes Rd., Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Tuesday Date Night Childcare at RightTime Kids- Durant

Parents, remember Date Night? You can enjoy Date Night with 4 hours of child care starting at 5pm. The kids ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 10320 Durant Road, Suite 105 Raleigh, NC 27614, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Pre-register: $28 first child / $10 per additional child / $5 dinner
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Safari Family Night at Chick-fil-A Falls Village

Join us for a wild safari family adventure on August 20th! Come make a safari animal craft, get your face ...

  • 5:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Chick-fil-A Falls Village 6701 Falls of Neuse Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free activities; food purchased separately
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wake Forest Community Youth Choirs

We are looking forward to hosting auditions for all singers in grades k-12 on June 4 & August 20th. To ...

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.

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). ...

Nature Lab - Water Wonders at Harris Lake County Park

Join us at Harris Lake County Park as we explore the wonders of water through educational activities and some for ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive New Hill, NC
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: apm.activecommunities.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 ...

Kindermusik Preview Class: Wiggle & Grow at The Little Gym

Join our Kindermusik Team of Educators, Ms. Heather & Mr. Spencer for a special "Wiggle & Grow" preview class. No ...

  • 9:15 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: The Little Gym of North Raleigh/Wake Forest 8320 Litchford Road, Suite 166, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes, Free

Game On! at Moore Square Park

Enjoy giant board games on the lawn.

Play Day in the Garden at Bond Park

Join us for our Week Day Watering Wednesday's this summer in the garden at the Compost Education Center in Bond ...

Preschool Storytime - Cary Barnes and Noble

Join us every Wednesday at 10 am for Preschool Storytime!

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 ...

  • 10:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Busker Series at Moore Square

Come to the park and enjoy our busker series of musicians every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

Coming To Cary! Shake Shack at Waverly Place

Burgers headed to Waverly Place! Shake Shack® is thrilled to announce it will open its first greater Raleigh location on ...

  • 11:00 am 
  • Location: 310 Colonades Way Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: waverlycary.com
  • Category: Other

Dinosaur Discovery Day at SnickerDoodles

Your kiddos will explore the wonderful world of dinosaurs with us in the Messy Art Studio while you relax in ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:45 am 
  • Location: SnickerDoodles 3721 Lynn Rd #112, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $10/child; $8/each add'l sibling
  • Website: squareup.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wednesday Toddler Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes and Noble

Join us for Toddler Storytime on Wednesdays at 11am.

What's Up With Water Pollution? at Lake Wheeler

Did you know that most trash ends up in a waterway such as an ocean, lake or river? You can ...

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 ...

Do-A-Dot Art Class at Learning Express - North Raleigh "Falls Pointe"

Our goal is to harness the natural creativity that lies within each child. We hope to inspire children to revel ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Learning Express - North Raleigh "Falls Pointe" 9660 Falls of Neuse Rd Ste 130, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes, Free
  • 4:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 411 Coldwater Dr Garner, North Carolina
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Moore Square Market

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

K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

Stay-cation at Peach Road

Kids! staying around town for break? Bored in the house. Join us in the afternoon for hands-on activities. Create, build ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Community Center | 911 Illeagnes Rd., Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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! ...

Summer Meals and FRESH Word at Baptist Grove

Summertime is here, which means no school, no homework, and FREE REFRESH summer meals! Each Wednesday, from 5:45-6:45 beginning July ...

  • 5:45 pm -  6:45 pm 
  • Location: Baptist Grove Church, 7109 Leesville Road Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: bgcraleigh.org
  • Category: Free

Focus and Attention: Preparing for Academic Success at Brain Balance

Does your child struggle with attention or distractibility? Is your child ignoring you or having difficulty processing what you are ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Brain Balance Centers, 8204 Tryon Woods Dr. Suite 114, Cary, North Carolina 27518
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Informational, Free

Raleigh Rockers at Moore Square

Breakdancing demonstrations set to hip-hop music.

Crabtree Casters

Whether you already enjoy fishing or would like to learn how to fish, this program is for you! Join park ...

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 ...

Family Painting Night - A Day at the Dunes at Pinot's Palette

Kick back and relax as you drift away to the waterside and enjoy A Day At The Dunes! Join us ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Pinot's Palette (Apex) 1553 Beaver Creek Commons Dr., Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: $35 per painter
  • Website: www.pinotspalette.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

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, Ongoing Programs

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). ...

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 - 12:15 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, Ongoing Programs

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 ...

Bees and Butterflies at Stevens Nature Center

Take the fast track to nature in these hands on studies of nature and ecology at Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Stevens Nature Center at Hemlock Bluffs | 2616 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: R $9.00; N $12.00
  • Website: classweb.townofcary.org
  • Category: Informational

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 ...

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 ...

  • 10:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Thursday Preschool Storytime - Crabtree Mall Barnes and Noble

Join us each week for a Storytime appropriate for preschoolers! Activities will follow the reading of a different book, selected ...

Kindermusik Preview Class: Sing & Play at The Little Gym

"Sing & Play" classes offer young toddlers (ages 1 -2 years) a stimulating environment to explore their new movement and ...

  • 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm 
  • Location: The Little Gym of North Raleigh/Wake Forest 8320 Litchford Road, Suite 166, Raleigh, North Carolina 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes, Free

NRC Breastfeeding Support Group

The Northern Regional Center will introduce a Breastfeeding Support Group on Thursday, July 18, from noon-1 pm. The meetings are ...

  • 12:00 pm -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Northern Regional Center, 350 E. Holding Ave., Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Informational

Kritter Kids at Lake Johnson Park

Hop, skip and slither your way to Lake Johnson Park. Together, we will learn about the wonders of nature that ...

Doodles and Designs at SnickerDoodles

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

Breastfeeding Support Group at Wake Med Raleigh

These FREE support groups are staffed by certified lactation consultants and are designed for moms and breastfeeding (or breast milk ...

Art in Nature at Moore Square

Participants will experience the arts outdoors.

Teen Events - Wake County Public Libraries

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

Stay-cation at Peach Road

Kids! staying around town for break? Bored in the house. Join us in the afternoon for hands-on activities. Create, build ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Community Center | 911 Illeagnes Rd., Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Pizza & a Movie at The Halle Cultural Arts Center

Family Movie Night at the Halle All Ages. Spend a fun-filled evening viewing a film in our cozy theatre. We ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Halle Cultural Arts Center of Apex PO Box 250, 237 N Salem St, Apex, North Carolina 27502
  • Cost: Tickets are $5, $2 for children under 2, and we throw in the movie for free!
  • Website: www.apexnc.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Moms Supporting Moms at Mid-Carolina OB/GYN

Moms Supporting Moms is for: New mothers (first-time and experienced) suffering from anxiety or depression related to a postpartum mood ...

Breakfast with Marshall at SnickerDoodles

Come in for a private breakfast with Marshall from Paw Patrol! Tickets include-breakfast item and drink. Open play. Meet and ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: SnickerDoodles 3721 Lynn Rd #112, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613
  • Cost: $10/person
  • Website: snicker-doodles.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). ...

Game On! at Moore Square Park

Enjoy giant board games on the lawn.

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 ...

  • 10:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Museum of Natural Sciences - Windows on the World Nature Exploration Center | 11 West Jones Street
  • Cost: free
  • Website: naturalsciences.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs, Free

Busker Series at Moore Square

Come to the park and enjoy our busker series of musicians every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday.

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 ...

Teen Events - Wake County Public Libraries

6th-10th graders read, create, journey and take on challenges at our weekly events. Bring your creativity we’ll provide the supplies.

K-5th Adventures/Super Specials - Wake County Libraries

K-5th grade kids read, create, discover and explore through books, activities and more! The availability of these programs vary daily, ...

Date Night Childcare at RightTime Kids

Parents, remember Date Night? You can enjoy Date Night with 4 hours of child care starting at 5pm. The kids ...

  • 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Durant and Oberlin locations, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Pre-register: $28 first child / $10 per additional child / $5 dinner
  • Website: righttimekids.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Friday Night Tributes Series at Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park

The outdoor musical festivities at North Hills continue with our seventh annual Friday Night Tributes Series! This fall, we’ll be ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park 4011 Cardinal at North Hills Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Shows & Concerts, Free

Stay-cation at Peach Road

Kids! staying around town for break? Bored in the house. Join us in the afternoon for hands-on activities. Create, build ...

  • 5:00 pm -  6:30 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Community Center | 911 Illeagnes Rd., Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: $3
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Support School Meals Kickoff Event at Moore Square

The North Carolina Partnership for Child Nutrition (NCPCN) is kicking off a one of a kind campaign at Moore Square ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park 226 E Martin St. Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: app.powerbigov.us
  • Category: Other, Free

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

Monster Drawing Rally 2019 at North Carolina Museum of Art

Join us for the fourth year of our live drawing event, featuring 75 artists at all stages of their careers ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: $10 Members; $12 Nonmembers Free for children under 6; ticket required
  • Website: www.etix.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Game Night at Learning Express - North Raleigh "Falls Pointe"

Bring your friends and family to Learning Express for a Family Game Night. There will be several games available to ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Learning Express Falls Pointe 9660 Falls of Neuse Rd Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Kid's Night Out at Flour Power- Falls River

Can't come to weekly classes? Need some "you" time or a date night? These classes are perfect for your schedule! ...

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 ...

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

Summer at the Springs presents The Whiskey Runners

Summer at the Springs 2019 is brought to you by Addison Pond by Toll Brothers! The Holly Springs Cultural Center ...

Esports at Sky Zone

Play, Game, and Save: Friday and Saturday Nights! 3 hours of jump time and access to our brand new eSports Gaming ...

Evening Campfire and Night Hike at Harris Lake County Park

Bring the kids out for some late summer fun before school begins! Roast marshmallows over the fire and go on ...

  • 8:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Harris Lake County Park | 2112 County Park Drive New Hill, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free
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