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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). ...

The Fungus Among Us at Lake Crabtree County Park

Discover the amazing world of mushrooms and learn about these organisms that are neither plant nor animal. Learn how to ...

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 ...

Superhero Fun at Pullen Community Center

Bring out your little ones for an hour of superhero fun! Each child will come up with their very own ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

Exploring Fall Color at Northeast Regional Library

Do some exploring this autumn! Drop in to learn the best places in our Wake County parks to see beautiful ...

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.

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

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 ...

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.

Rush Hour Karting Hurricane Dorian Fundraiser

Rush Hour Karting is hosting the event, with support of other local businesses, to support the American Red Cross in ...

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). ...

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

Let your imagination guide you as you use our big blue blue blocks to create your very own playground! Best ...

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.

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 ...

Wednesday Toddler Storytime - Brier Creek Barnes and Noble

Join us for Toddler Storytime on Wednesdays at 11am.

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 ...

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, ...

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! ...

Parent Seminar: Understanding ADHD at Brain Balance Centers (Cary, NC)

All kids get excited and fidgety from time to time, but what if it really is a problem? We're here ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Brain Balance Centers (Cary, NC) 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.

Barber Shop Rap Session at Diamond Cutz Barber & Beauty

Join barber shop staff, officers with the Garner Police Department and community bridge builder Tru Pettigrew as we continue working ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Diamond Cutz Barber & Beauty 1350 Fifth Avenue Suite 220, Garner, North Carolina 27529
  • Cost: No cost listed
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Kids Educational Centers Open House

Join us on September 18th from 6:30PM-8:00PM at any of our Wake County locations to learn more about our programs! ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Multiple Locations in Wake County; See website for details
  • Cost: Free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Music in the Valley at Crabtree Valley Mall

Music in the Valley! Crabtree Valley Mall’s concert series returns this fall! Come relax on our patio, listen to live ...

REC-Creations at Green Road Community Center

Join your friends at Green Road Community Center on the 3rd Wednesday of each month for crafts, games and activities! ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Green Road Community Center, 4201 Green Road Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: All Participants $10.00
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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). ...

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 ...

Outdoor Discovery Day: Survival Strategies at White Deer Park

Animals are amazing when it comes to survival. Whether it is camouflage, poison, mimicry or spikes, animals have so many ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: White Deer Park, 2400 Aversboro Road, Garner, NC
  • Cost: $5.00 (Resident) $7.00 (Non-resident)
  • Website: apm.activecommunities.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Storytime with Live Animals and Meet the Animals at the Museum of Natural Sciences

Storytime with Live Animals 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Listen to nature stories and meet live animals. This program is ...

  • 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 ...

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

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 ...

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, ...

919 Day Celebration at Downtown Cary Park

919 Day is a celebration of all things local! It’s the one day a year when our local area code ...

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

Parenting Workshop: Power of Positive Parenting at Marbles Kids Museum

Positive parenting is an effective approach to raising children that emphasizes the positive. Get suggestions and support on how to ...

Follow Me to Fuquay-Varina Concert (FM2FV Concert Series)

Hip Pocket. At every concert, we feature local breweries, food trucks and a free kids zone with Mimi the ...

Season's Showing at Peach Road

Capture the feeling of the season with our season showings. Different seasons, different films.

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Community Center | 911 Illeagnes Rd., Raleigh NC 27603
  • Cost: $1
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

Science Cafe: Insects that Glow! at NC Museum of Natural Sciences

Come to the Science Cafe presentation on Thursday, September 19 at 7 PM. Learn all about these enchanting beetles! Dr. ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences 11 W Jones St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

FVPD's September Coffee with a Cop at Starbucks

Join the men and women of the FVPD for our next Coffee with a Cop event. No agenda or speeches ...

  • 8:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Starbucks, 1380 North Main St, Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 27526
  • Cost: Free activties
  • Website: business.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

Capital City Bikefest at Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson

Capital City Bikefest is a three day annual event that takes place at the Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson Dealership in Raleigh, ...

  • 9:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson, 1126 South Saunders Street, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: capitalcitybikefest.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). ...

Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show

When pumpkin spice everything fills the air, it’s a sure sign autumn -- and the Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show ...

  • 10:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Exposition Center & Jim Graham Building 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $10; Free admission for children ages 12 and younger.
  • Website: raleighfairgroundshomeshow.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

Let your imagination guide you as you use our big blue blue blocks to create your very own playground! Best ...

Kids EveryWear Consignment Sale at Cary Towne Center

Kids EveryWEAR Consignment Sale is a seasonal children's consignment sale extravaganza held twice yearly in the early spring and fall. ...

  • 10:00 am -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Sears at Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St., Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.kidseverywear.com
  • Category: Other

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.

Critter Cook Off at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

Are you ready for the BugFest 2019 Critter Cook Off? The Cook-off serves as the official start to BugFest and ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences 11 W Jones St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

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 ...

Triangle Climate Strike at Halifax Mall

Join forces and raise voices with Triangle students, their adult allies, members of faith communities, and those who care about ...

STEM Songs and Stories at Ravenscroft

Please join us for our first Songs and Stories event of the 2019-20 school year! Children ages 4 and 5 ...

Alien Slime Craft at Learning Express Cary

Join us for an out-of-this-world slime experience! We will experiment with different slime textures and mix-ins from slime kits by ...

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

Food Truck: Oink and Moo at White Street Brewing Company, Inc

Oink N Moo by two brothers will have dinner ready for you on Friday, September 20th, 5-9pm! "We have fantastic ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: White Street Brewing Company, Inc 218 S White St, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Other

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

Meet on Main in Wendell

Friday September 20th from 5:30-9:00 Main St in Wendell will be where you’ll want to be! We will close off ...

Flipping Friday - Parent Night Out at Rockstar Cheer

Join Rockstar Cheer Holly Springs on the 1st & 3rd Friday of the month from 5:30-8:30! Flipping Friday is the ...

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

Slimefest 2019 at The Point Church

Elementary kids and their friends are invited to spend their evening eating, laughing and getting messy. We will have giant ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Multiple Locations in Wake County; See website for details
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: pointchurch.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Acoustic Nights in The District

Whether you’re headed out to dinner or leaving a movie…come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE outdoor music ...

Centennial Cinema Series - Toy Story 4

Join us for FREE outdoor movies at NC State's Centennial Campus every Friday night this September! Visit Centennial, Alamo Drafthouse and ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Lake Raleigh Meadows, Campus Shore Dr., Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Falls Lake Fridays at Forest Ridge Park

Did you know that Forest Ridge Park has almost 7 miles of waterfront along Falls Lake? Let's get out there ...

  • 6:00 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: Forest Ridge Park, 2100 Old NC Highway 98 Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: $10
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Concert Series at Crossroads Plaza

Last change to have a little Summer fun before Fall come and bring a chill in the air. Come and ...

Arabian Nights Mother-Son Dance at Spiritual Twist Productions

"Arabian Nights" Mother-Son Dance at Spiritual Twist Productions. Please join us for an evening of fun, food, and fellowship. We ...

  • 6:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Spiritual Twist Productions 1250 Aversboro Rd, Garner, North Carolina 27529
  • Cost: Cost is $25 (includes Mom plus however many sons you wish to bring!)
  • Website: tickets.spiritualtwist.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fall Concert Series at Parkside Commons

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy some great FREE, live music with the entire family. The kids can ...

Father & Daughter Dance at the Wake Forest Community House

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host a Father Daughter Dance on Friday, Sept. 20, ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Wake Forest Community House, 133 W. Owen Ave., Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: $20 per couple (residents) and $35/couple (non-Wake Forest residents), plus $5 for each additional daughter
  • Website: www.wakeforestnc.gov
  • 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 ...

Parent’s Night Out at Energy Kidz

Parents Night Out is offered one Friday per month from 6:30-10:00. This is a fun-filled time starting with a pizza ...

  • 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Energy Kidz, 5400 Atlantic Springs Rd. Raleigh, NC 27616
  • Cost: $30
  • Website: www.energykidz.net
  • Category: Other

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

Sports Night Glow Night at TreeRunner

Football season is upon us. Wear your favorite team attire and come climb with us at TreeRunner. We will have ...

  • 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: TreeRunner Adventure Park, 12804 Norwood Rd., Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: $44 adults, $39 kids 13 and under
  • Website: www.treerunnerraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

519 Hearts Haiti 5K

This year’s course provides a great race for both first-time and experienced runners. In addition to the 5k, there will ...

Annual Yard Sale at Cary Senior Center

Save your gently used items and donate to the Annual Senior Center Yard Sale! All proceeds support the Cary Senior ...

  • 7:30 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: Cary Senior Center 120 Maury Odell Place Cary, North Carolina 27513
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Other

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 ...

NCVAN 8th Annual Know Hope 5K Walk Run

The North Carolina Victim Assistance Network (NCVAN) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit founded in 1986 and is the only statewide agency ...

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 ...

Bug Fest at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences

It's almost time for BugFest! Every year over 30,000 people visit to experience over 100 exhibits, games, and activities. Dive ...

Capital City Bikefest at Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson

Capital City Bikefest is a three day annual event that takes place at the Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson Dealership in Raleigh, ...

  • 9:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson, 1126 South Saunders Street, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: capitalcitybikefest.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Farm Fun Day Journey for Families at Marbles Kids Museum

Do you want to involve your whole family in an active, fun and educational activity exploring how food is grown ...

Pretzel Twist at Taste Buds Kitchen

Come play twister with us! Culinary twister that is. With the help of our best bud yeast, we’re making the ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:00 am 
  • Location: Taste Buds Kitchen, 1475 Beaver Creek Commons Drive Apex, North Carolina, 27502
  • Cost: $29 per child with one caregiver included.
  • Website: tastebudskitchen.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show

When pumpkin spice everything fills the air, it’s a sure sign autumn -- and the Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show ...

  • 10:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Exposition Center & Jim Graham Building 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $10; Free admission for children ages 12 and younger.
  • Website: raleighfairgroundshomeshow.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational

Kids EveryWear Consignment Sale at Cary Towne Center

Kids EveryWEAR Consignment Sale is a seasonal children's consignment sale extravaganza held twice yearly in the early spring and fall. ...

  • 10:00 am -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Sears at Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St., Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.kidseverywear.com
  • Category: Other

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 ...

Music Kids Competition at Imurj - The Artists' Cafe

The mission of Music Kids Competition is to provide an opportunity for music kids ages 3 to 18 to learn, ...

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 ...

Pop Up Art Class at Laurel Hills Community Center

Don't have time to commit to a whole month? Need something to do on a Saturday morning? Come join us ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Laurel Hills Community Center, 3808 Edwards Mill Road Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: $10; Register on site!
  • Website: reclink.raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

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 ...

Story time at Page 158 Books

Join us for Story time Wednesday at noon & Saturday at 10:30!

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 ...

11th Annual Family Fun Fest at Community Baptist Church

Come and join us for our Free 11th annual Family Fun Fest! There will be inflatables, food, games, pony rides, ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Community Baptist Church Garner, 617 Cornwallis Rd, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

14th Annual Fall Harvest Celebration at Historic Yates Mill County Park

This family-oriented event includes corn-milling demonstrations and costumed tours of Yates Mill, and other event activities, including a fun children’s ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: Historic Yates Mill County Park 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free, although there is a $3–$5 fee for mill tours.
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events, Free

Brier Creek Food Truck Festival

Join us for the Brier Creek Food Truck Festival on Saturday, September 21st from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. Try ...

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

Rolesville's BBQ & Bands Festival

It is almost time for our annual BBQ and Bands Festival! We have fun, food, vendors, children’s games and music! ...

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. ...

Gizmo Oktoberfest Celebration

Join us for Gizmo's Oktoberfest Celebration will be on September 21, 2019. 4 Bands, 3 food trucks, Gizmo Beer and ...

  • 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Gizmo Brew Works, 5907 Triangle Dr, Raleigh, North Carolina 27617
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hay Bales and Hoofs Festival at Hubb's Farm NC

Join in the fun with tractor-pulled hayrides, a miniature hay bale maze, and a chance at fun challenges such as ...

  • 12:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Hubb's Farm, 10276 U.S. Hwy. 421 North, Clinton, N.C. 28328
  • Cost: Gold Pass (ages 3+) - $25 per person (after 6 p.m. $21) Silver Pass (ages 3+) - $18 per person Bronze Pass (ages 3+) - $13 per person Ages 2 and under are FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hello, Fall - Pop Up Market at Cultivate Coffee Roasters

Join us for an afternoon of shopping with some of our favorite local makers & businesses! From fall candles & ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Cultivate Coffee Roasters 128 S. Fuquay Ave, Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 27526
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events, Other

Pop-Up Raleigh September 21st Market

The next monthly vintage+art market will be held September 21st at Trophy Brewery and Taproom on Maywood Avenue. This is ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Trophy on Maywood 656 Maywood Ave, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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 ...

2019 Good Neighbor Day at E. Carroll Joyner Park

Good Neighbor Day returns to E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, Saturday, Sept. 21, from 1-4 p.m. Good Neighbor ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Wake Forest, NC
  • Cost: Free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, 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

Fall Open House at The Coder School

Come to the Open House and find out what your child could be learning! Meet our coaching staff, grab a ...

Groove in the Garden ’19

Raleigh’s favorite celebration of homegrown music returns for its fifth year in the beautiful Stephenson Amphitheatre and Raleigh Rose Garden ...

Grand Opening at East Coast Gaming

Join us at the grand opening of Gamers Geekery & Tavern! We'll have board games, esports, music, raffles and more!

Irish Fest in the Forest 2019

2019 Irish Fest in the Forest - An Irish Music Festival in Downtown Wake Forest presented by the Wake County ...

  • 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Irish Fest in the Forest South Taylor Street, Wake Forest, North Carolina 27587
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Poomse Seminar at Yong-In Martial Arts

Here's your chance to learn from a World Poomsae Champion, Master Yoon! We encourage 9 years and up who can, ...

  • 4:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Yong-In Martial Arts, 304 Village Walk Drive Holly Springs, NC27540
  • Cost: Cost not listed
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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

Acoustic Nights in The District

Whether you’re headed out to dinner or leaving a movie…come hang out with us and enjoy some LIVE outdoor music ...

Parent's Night Out at East Cloud Kungfu

Once a month on select Saturdays East Cloud Kungfu will be hosting a Parent's Night Out event for all those ...

  • 6:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: East Cloud Kungfu 云东武馆 5655-A Western Blvd, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606
  • Cost: $25 first child (members $20), $20 each additional child (members $15)
  • Website: eastcloudkungfu.com
  • Category: Other

Cary Live

Enjoy the new Downtown Park while listening to some of the best bands around! Come out for a free concert ...

Route 55 Jazz Orchestra at Holly Springs Cultural Center

Route 55 Jazz Orchestra was founded in the fall of 2006 and its membership consists of community musicians who are ...

  • 7:30 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Holly Springs Cultural Center 300 W Ballentine St, Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540
  • Cost: $10 Adults; $7 Seniors & Students
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts

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 ...

Cary Unity Walk & Fun Run

The Cary Unity Walk is an event to celebrate citizens working together to support local first responders and create a ...

The READ & RIDE Series on the Great Raleigh Trolley

Take a trolley ride with THE CONDUCTOR & your favorite characters from Children's Literature! READ & RIDE is best for ...

  • 9:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: The Trolley Lot - 424 South McDowell Street, Raleigh, NC
  • Cost: $15 for kids and for parents. Infants in lap under 2 ride for free!
  • Website: www.greatraleightrolley.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. ...

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 ...

Capital City Bikefest at Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson

Capital City Bikefest is a three day annual event that takes place at the Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson Dealership in Raleigh, ...

  • 11:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson, 1126 South Saunders Street, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: See website for details
  • Website: capitalcitybikefest.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show

When pumpkin spice everything fills the air, it’s a sure sign autumn -- and the Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show ...

  • 11:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: North Carolina State Fairgrounds Exposition Center & Jim Graham Building 1025 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $10; Free admission for children ages 12 and younger.
  • Website: raleighfairgroundshomeshow.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Informational

Community House Party at North Carolina Museum of Art

Festivities include one-of-a-kind performances on and around the rooftop by a surprise special guest DJ and a dance troupe inspired ...

  • 12:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: NCMA | 2110 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh NC 27607
  • Cost: Free; ticket required
  • Website: www.etix.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

La Fiesta del Pueblo 2019! Presented by Wells Fargo

The Triangle's largest and longest-running Latinx festival is back for another day of art, food and fun for the whole ...

  • 12:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Raleigh City Plaza 400 block Fayetteville St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

7th Annual Mama Afrika Festival at Knightdale Station Park

Activities: Drumming, Entertainment, Poetry, Guest Speakers, Kid Zone, Food, Vendors, Dominoes, Cards, Soccer, and more… The Largest African 5 in ...

  • 1:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Station Park 494 Knightdale Station Run, Knightdale, North Carolina 27545
  • Cost: Free event
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Animal Cupcakes at Once in a Blue Moon Bakery

Do you want to take your cupcake decorating to the next level? In this class students learn how easy it ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Once in a Blue Moon Bakery 115 W Chatham St, Ste G, Cary, North Carolina 27511
  • Cost: $59
  • Website: www.bluemoonbakery.com
  • Category: Classes

Family Features: Build a Beaver

Did you know that beavers are actually large rodents? Join us at the park and discover the parts of a ...

  • 1:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Crowder County Park 4709 Ten-Ten Road Apex, NC, 27539
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Free Swing Dance Classes for ALL youth at CYDA

Join The Carolina Youth Dance Academy on the 2nd and 4th Sundays for a FREE Swing Dance Lesson. We meet ...

Hay Bales and Hoofs Festival at Hubb's Farm NC

Join in the fun with tractor-pulled hayrides, a miniature hay bale maze, and a chance at fun challenges such as ...

  • 1:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Hubb's Farm, 10276 U.S. Hwy. 421 North, Clinton, N.C. 28328
  • Cost: Gold Pass (ages 3+) - $25 per person (after 6 p.m. $21) Silver Pass (ages 3+) - $18 per person Bronze Pass (ages 3+) - $13 per person Ages 2 and under are FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kids EveryWEAR Consignment Sale Discount Day at Cary Towne Center

Kids EveryWEAR Consignment Sale is a seasonal children's consignment sale extravaganza held twice yearly in the early spring and fall. ...

  • 1:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Sears at Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St., Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.kidseverywear.com
  • Category: Other

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

Reptiles & Amphibians at Prairie Ridge Ecostation

Herpetology is the study of reptiles and amphibians. Become an amateur herpetologist at Prairie Ridge! We will scour the prairie, ...

The David R. Kahn Community Campus Grand Opening Celebration

The Jewish Federation of Raleigh-Cary would like to invite you to the Grand Opening of our new 30 acre David ...

Wake Forest Crop Hunger Walk at Wake Forest Historical Museum

Join us for the 40th annual Wake Forest CROP Hunger Walk on Sunday, September 22, 2019. Registration and festivities begin ...

Shape Note Singing - Mordecai Historic Park

Join the Triangle Shape Note singers in St. Mark's Chapel to listen to or participate in this unique and historic ...

A Taste of Italy at Taste Buds Kitchen

Dreaming of visiting a villa in Tuscany? So are we! Join us for a tasty trip where we’ll enjoy a ...

Healthy Kids Running Series Apex

The Healthy Kids Running Series is a five (5) week running program in the spring and fall for kids from ...

Healthy Kids Running Series Raleigh

To combat increasing rates of childhood obesity in America, Jeff designed a running program that provides a fun environment and ...

GoCary's Try Transit Week: Youth and Senior Day

Age 18 and under and 60 and over are invited to show their Youth GoPass, GoCary Door to Door ID ...

  • 8:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: See website for details
  • Cost: Free gift for youth and seniors
  • Website: gocary.org
  • Category: Other

The Autumnal Equinox at Historic Yates Mill County Park

The autumnal equinox signals the beginning of fall. It is the point when there are exactly 12 hours of daylight ...

  • 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

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 ...

New Mama Monday at Green Hill County Park

New to motherhood? New to the Triangle? New to FIT4MOM? This class is for YOU! All are welcome to join us ...

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

Let your imagination guide you as you use our big blue blue blocks to create your very own playground! Best ...

Kids EveryWEAR Consignment Sale Discount Day at Cary Towne Center

Kids EveryWEAR Consignment Sale is a seasonal children's consignment sale extravaganza held twice yearly in the early spring and fall. ...

  • 10:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Sears at Cary Towne Center, 1105 Walnut St., Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.kidseverywear.com
  • Category: Other

Story Explorers: Back-To-School at Marbles Kids Museum

Read a story, sing a song and get a little silly! This month all our stories will be about starting ...

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

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.

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, ...

Family Night at Defy Gravity Raleigh

Bring your ENTIRE FAMILY (Immediate Family Members Only) for an hour, for only $45! Monday Nights from 6-9pm.

  • 5:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: DefyGravity | 5604 Departure Drive #100, Raleigh NC 27616
  • Cost: $45 per family
  • Website: www.defyraleigh.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Ligon Jazz Ensemble at Morgan Street Food Hall

The talented Ligon Jazz Ensemble is performing at The Morgan Street Food Hall on Monday, September 23rd from 5-7pm. The Ligon ...

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

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 ...

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