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October 17 - 23

Stroll in the Streets: Help Us Imagine with Raleigh Parks

Raleigh’s first downtown open streets event, Stroll in the Streets, is Sunday, Oct. 17. During the event, the 1.3-mile stretch ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Intersection of Wilmington Street and Lenoir Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Family Nature Storytime: Pumpkins

Every Sunday afternoon in October, join us at Annie Louise Wilkerson, MD Nature Preserve for a free Family Nature Storytime ...

  • 3:00 pm -  3:45 pm 
  • Location: Annie Louise Wilkerson Nature Preserve, 5229 Awls Haven Drive Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Outdoor Family Movie Night with Refuge Church

Join us Sunday evening on October 17th at 6:30 pm for a fun night at the movies! We'll have popcorn, ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Refuge Church, 9927 Falls of Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Program: SEEK and Discover with Historic Yates Mill County Park

Are you a family up for adventure or just young at heart? Join us online for a SEEK by iNaturalist ...

Virtual Wakaboomee Yoga with Instructor Dawn

Monday & Tuesday @ 3:30pm EST FOR ALL AGES THE FIRST LESSON IS FREE

Virtual Wakaboomee Art with Instructor Scott

Every Monday @ 4pm EST FOR ALL AGES

Free Tuesday Morning Movie at The Halle Cultural Arts Center

Free Tuesday Morning Movies Join us on the first and third Tuesday of each month for Free Morning Movies. Bring your ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: The Halle Cultural Arts Center 237 North Salem Street Apex, NC 27502
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: thehalle.org
  • Category: Free

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 226 E Martin St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: calendar.google.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Wakaboomee Yoga with Instructor Dawn

Monday & Tuesday @ 3:30pm EST FOR ALL AGES THE FIRST LESSON IS FREE

School Age Outside at the Library at East Regional Library

You are invited to a Outside at the Library Event at East Regional Library for school age kids and their ...

  • 4:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: East Regional Library, 946 Steeple Square Court Knightdale, NC 27545
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Wakaboomee Music Lessons with Hamptown Music Institute

Virtual Music Lessons on ANY instrument Every Tuesday & Thursday @ 5pm FOR ALL AGES FIRST LESSON IS FREE

Nature Play Day at Blue Jay Point County Park

Adults with young children are invited to come to Blue Jay for a thematic Nature Play Day. The focus will ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Blue Jay Point County Park, 3200 Pleasant Union Church Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Thrive Motherhood Playgroup

Meet us at the park! Bring your snacks and coffee, and let’s enjoy the fall weather! Make sure to RSVP.

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Forest Ridge Park, 2100 Old North Carolina 98 Hwy, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.thrive-motherhood.com
  • Category: Free

Liberation Station Storytime at the NCMA

Enjoy a book together during this dynamic and engaging storytime with our friends from Liberation Station. Best for ages 2 ...

  • 10:30 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: North Carolina Museum of Art East Building, 2110 Blue Ridge Road Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: visit.ncartmuseum.org
  • Category: Free

Virtual Wakaboomee Spanish with Instructor Cristina

Virtual Wakaboomee Spanish with Instructor Cristina Every Wednesday @ 4pm EST FOR ALL AGES FIRST LESSON IS FREE

Virtual Wakaboomee Mindfulness with Dr. Janelle

Wednesday, 6/2 @ 4:30pm EST FREE For 10 Years Old & Up Zoom Meeting ID: 879 9767 2698 No Password Needed

Virtual Wakaboomee Cooking with Chef Nef

Virtual Wakaboomee Cooking with Chef Nef Every Wednesday @ 6:30pm EST FOR 10 YEARS OLD & UP

Raleigh Drum Circle and Raleigh Hoop Jam

Triangle events: Drumming for the Hoop Jam is Weds 7* - 8:30pm at Pullen Park (April thru October). Some chairs & ...

  • 7:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Pullen Park, 520 Ashe Ave. Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Free Toddler Open Play at SGA Gymnastics

FREE OPEN PLAY FOR 0-23 MONTHS EVERY THURSDAY AT 9AM What is Open Play? Open Play is a free 45 minute opportunity ...

  • 9:00 am -  9:45 am 
  • Location: SGA Gymnastics- 110 Competition Center Dr Suite 100 Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.sgagymnastics.com
  • Category: Free

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

Imagination Playground at Moore Square

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 226 E Martin St, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: calendar.google.com
  • Category: Free

Little Explorers Going Batty at Dix Park

Going Batty: Bats are fascinating creatures. Children will enjoy activities and games that will help them to understand that although ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Graham Lawn at Dix Park, 691 Palmer Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: dorotheadixpark.org
  • Category: Free

Halloween Boo Bash at Joyner Park

The Halloween Boo Bash is a free, family-oriented festival for children ages 12 and younger. This year's festivities will include a ...

  • 4:30 pm -  7:30 pm 
  • Location: E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakeforestnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Raleigh Night Market

Find locally-made goods and enjoy a night filled with music and entertainment with Triangle area artisans, food, and drinks.

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square, 226 East Martin Street Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

The Children's Market at Raleigh Night Market

Discover children's vendors, entertainment, activities, and themed crafts in this curated space within the Night Market especially for kids and ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square Park, 226 E. Martin Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Wakaboomee Music Lessons with Hamptown Music Institute

Virtual Music Lessons on ANY instrument Every Tuesday & Thursday @ 5pm FOR ALL AGES FIRST LESSON IS FREE

Live in the District at Park West Village

Each THURSDAY night during the fall, bring your lawn chairs and blanket and come join us for our LIVE in ...

  • 6:30 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Park West Village, 3400 Village Market Pl, Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

The Little Red Hen at Historic Yates Mill County Park

Relive the beloved story of the Little Red Hen, then take a trip to the water mill to gather ingredients ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:45 am 
  • Location: 4620 Lake Wheeler Road, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Outside at Leesville Public Library - School Age

K-5th grades read, create, discover, and explore through hands on activities. October 15 - 3D Hot Air Balloons October 22 ...

  • 4:30 pm 
  • Location: Leesville Public Library, 5105 Country Trail, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Virtual Wakaboomee Chess with Triangle Chess

Virtual Wakaboomee Chess with Triangle Chess Every Friday @ 4:30pm EST FOR ALL AGES FIRST LESSON IS FREE

The Children's Market at Garner Night Market

Discover children's vendors, entertainment, activities, and themed crafts in this curated space within the Night Market especially for kids and ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: City Market 306 Parham Street #c Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Free

Trick-or-Treat the Track at Garner Recreation Center

We're joining Garner Night Market this year! Businesses, civic groups and other community organizations will be set up along Garner ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Garner Recreation Center, 215 W Main St, Garner, NC 27529
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Respite Night at Providence Church

Providence Kids wants to give parents a chance to get a night out on their own while their children are ...

  • 5:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Providence Church, 6339 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.pray.org
  • Category: Free

Cinema in the Square at Moore Square

Lights, camera, action! Every Friday between October 8–November 5 we're bringing you an evening of movie-musical fun at Moore Square ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Moore Square, 226 East Martin Street Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: downtownraleigh.org
  • Category: Free

Zombiepalooza - Town of Cary

The 6th annual Zombiepalooza, the Town of Cary’s zombie-themed screening party, will feature locally produced short films. This year we ...

  • 7:00 pm 
  • Location: The Cary Theater, 122 E Chatham St, Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofcary.org
  • Category: Free

Haunting at Harris: StoryWalk®: I (Don't) Like Snakes by Nicola Davies

October's StoryWalk® tells a story about a girl whose family loves snakes, much to her dismay. Does she change her ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Harris Lake, 2112 County Park Dr, New Hill, NC 27562
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Free

Meridan Waste Charity Pumpkin Patch

Attendees can participate in activities including pumpkin painting, pumpkin tic-tac-toe, hayrides touring the landfill. They can also Touch-A-Truck in our ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Meridian Waste Shotwell Landfill, 4724 Smithfield Road Wendell, NC 27591
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Make and Take Halloween Pony Bead Bracelet at Michaels Poyner Place and Michael Wake Forest

Come into your local Michaels and grab a free craft! Take and Make kits are found at the register. Today's ...

  • 9:15 am -  1:15 pm 
  • Location: Michaels - Poyner Place, 7810 Poyner Pond Cir, Ste 101, Raleigh, NC 27616
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Free

Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat at Childrens Lighthouse Apex

Join us for Fall Festival and Halloween Trunk or Treat, lot of fun activities and games for the entire family!!

  • 10:00 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: Children’s Lighthouse of Apex, 2001 Apex Peakway, Apex , NC 27502
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Fall on First at Knightdale Station

Mark your calendars and bring the family to Knightdale Station Park for a fun-filled day of music, mums, pumpkins, food ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Knightdale Station Park, 810 N First Ave, Knightdale, NC 27545
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.knightdalenc.gov
  • Category: Free

Fall Festival at The Factory with Southern Lux Living

OUR FALL FESTIVAL IS BACK!! AND BIGGER THAN EVER!! ALL ARE WELCOME!! We'll have free pumpkins, professional photographer for fall ...

  • 11:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: The Factory, 1839 S Main St, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

St. Monica Teen Center Fall Festival

Paint your own pumpkin and join us for games, prizes, and a costume contest. This event is free and registration ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: St. Monica Teen Center, 15 N Tarboro St, Raleigh, NC, 27610
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

Morrisville Trick or Treat the Trail

This year’s celebration will be a drive-thru event at Morrisville Community Park, from 3 - 5 p.m. where attendees will ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Morrisville Community Park, 1520 Morrisville Pkwy, Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.townofmorrisville.org
  • Category: Free

Saturday Science Fun at Peach Road Community Center

Explore the world around you at Saturday Science with Ms. Val on Saturdays. We'll explore our body in October—ending with ...

  • 3:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Peach Road Park, 911 Ileagnes Road Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Free

The Block on Main Trunk or Treat and Fall Festival

Join The Block on Main for our first annual Trunk or Treat and Fall Festival event. We will have trunk ...

  • 3:30 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: The Block on Main, 300 S Main Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free

Trunk or Treat and Oktoberfest

Join us Saturday, Oct. 23, for our family-friendly fall activities. Outdoor COVID protocols will be followed. 4:30 - Trunk or Treat ...

  • 4:30 pm 
  • Location: Christ the King Lutheran Church, 600 Walnut Street, Cary, NC 27511
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Free
October 17 - 23
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