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December 5 - 11

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

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

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

Sweet T Picnics with Santa

Have a holly jolly picnic photoshoot with Santa! Share your wish list with him and maybe he'll share milk & cookies ...

Believe at the NC Zoo

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

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

Holiday Train Show and Sale

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

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

22nd Annual Holly Days Shopping Extravaganza

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

Raleigh Holiday Princess Ball

Come One, Come All - to our Holiday Princess Ball! A Holiday themed Entertainment program for your entire family. Meet your ...

Festive on the Farm with Santa at Deans Farm Market

Join us this FESTIVE season on the farm! The market will be decked out with all things CHRISTMAS, holiday music ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Deans Farm Market, 4231 NC Highway 42 W, Wilson, NC 27893
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Vendor Market and Live Music at Vicious Fishes Apex

There will be a Vendor Market in our expansive biergarten on December 5th from 12-4pm! Some of the fantastic vendors include ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Vicious Fishes Apex, 2237 Old US 1 Hwy, Apex, NC 27502
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Rolesville Christmas Parade

Come out to join us and see the man in the red suit! What a way to officially kick off ...

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Holidays with the Popes

Join us at the Pope House Museum for holiday fun on Saturday, Dec. 4, or Sunday, Dec. 5! Santa Claus ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Pope House Museum, 511 South Wilmington Street, Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

Santa at Shepherd's Way Farms

Santa will be at Shepherd's Way Farms Village location!

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

Cookies with Santa at So You Boutique NC

Meet Santa and Mrs Claus on Sunday December 5th from 2-5pm in The Factory at So You Boutique. If you ...

  • 2:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: The Factory, 1839 S Main St, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Bird Houses at Leesville Community Library

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

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

Fuquay-Varina Christmas Parade

Join us for the Fuquay-Varina Christmas Parade, to be held once again in the Historic Downtown Fuquay District! The event brings ...

It's Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas at Wake Forest Renaissance Center

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre in partnership with North Wake Theatre presents "It's Beginning to look a lot like Christmas". ...

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

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

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

Lowe's Holiday House Kits Registeration

Register on December 6th to pick up your FREE holiday house kit from Lowe's Home Improvement!

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

Dinner with Santa at Ruckus Pizza

Santa is back at Ruckus! Dinner and Pictures with Santa! Dec. 6th Cary at Tryon Village Dec. 7th Apex at Costco Plaza Dec 13th ...

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

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

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

Cookies with Santa at STIR

Santa Claus is coming to STIR! Visit Santa at STIR each Tuesday and Thursday from 2pm to 4pm beginning 11/30 ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: STIR, 4242 Six Forks Rd, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Clever Creators at Alara+Zane

Clever Creators is designed for children ages 5-7 years old and is the perfect for a little after school fun. ...

  • 3:45 pm -  4:45 pm 
  • Location: Alara + Zane, 200 Park at N Hills St Suite 120, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: $23-28/child
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Dinner with Santa at Ruckus Pizza

Santa is back at Ruckus! Dinner and Pictures with Santa! Dec. 6th Cary at Tryon Village Dec. 7th Apex at Costco Plaza Dec 13th ...

Joy of the Season by North Carolina Master Chorale

Founded in 1942 as the Raleigh Oratorio Society, the North Carolina Master Chorale is committed to bringing the very finest ...

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

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

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

The Homeschool Experience Holiday Extravaganza

Come join us for a variety of holiday fun! We will have free crafts to make, a kids holiday business ...

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

Winter Wednesdays at Pullen Park

Join us for Winter Wednesdays at Pullen Park! This free and fun holiday programming will have a different theme each week. ...

Marketplace Nights in the Village

Santa Claus is coming to the Village & he’s bringing a snow globe with him! Enjoy hot cocoa while you ...

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

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

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

Cookies with Santa at STIR

Santa Claus is coming to STIR! Visit Santa at STIR each Tuesday and Thursday from 2pm to 4pm beginning 11/30 ...

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: STIR, 4242 Six Forks Rd, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Sensory Seekers at Alara+Zane

This class is designed for children ages 3-4 years old. Your child will have opportunities to explore new materials and ...

  • 3:45 pm -  4:30 pm 
  • Location: Alara + Zane, 200 Park at N Hills St Suite 120, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: $23-28/child
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

NC State Capitol Tree Lighting

Festivities begin with luminaries and holiday music! @nc_governor will be joined by @raleighconcertband, Sec. Reid Wilson of @ncculture and one ...

Letters to Santa at Zebulon Community Center

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

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

Vintage Market Days of NC Triangle

Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor market featuring orginal art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home decour, outdoor ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $5-20, see website for details, children 12 and under are free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

Jolly Jam at Romp N' Roll North Raleigh

Join us for fun, games, and your own private picture session with Santa!! Jolly Jam is for one day only. Friday December ...

  • 2:00 pm -  7:45 pm 
  • Location: Romp N' Roll North Raleigh, 6210 Plantation Center Drive, Raleigh, NC 27616
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: rompnroll.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

14th Annual St. Nicholas European Christmas Market

Don't miss our 14th annual Market in the European Christmas Market tradition of food, entertainment, and shopping! Always listed as ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: NC Fairgrounds Holshouser Building, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Family Makerspace at Paint Paper Paste - DIY Wrapping Extravaganza

Looking for a festive weekend activity for the whole family? Join us at Paint Paper Paste for a Family Makerspace ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Paint Paper Paste, 9113 Leesville Rd, Suite 103, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: $20/child
  • Website: paintpaperpaste.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Merry Moore Market

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

Santa's Trolley at Mordecai Historic Park

Santa is lost in Raleigh and Holly the Elf needs your help to find him in time for Christmas! Have ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Mordecai Historic Park, 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: $10 per person
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

Candy Cane Lane in Downtown Zebulon

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Celebrate the holiday season in Downtown Zebulon Friday, December 10 from 6 ...

Holiday Paint Night at Brier Creek

Join us at Brier Creek Park for a fun and laid-back class to take with a friend, partner, or just ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Brier Creek Community Center, 10810 Globe Rd Raleigh, NC, 27617
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

Live Nativity and Lights at Apex UMC

Drive through the Apex UMC campus to experience narrated scenes from the night of Jesus' birth along with lots of ...

Letters to Santa at the Old Library Site in Cary

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

Breakfast with Santa at Corinth-Holders High

Floating Event December 8th from 8:00a.m. till 11:00a.m. Activities: Games, Christmas Carols, Visits with Santa along with a breakfast of pancakes ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Corinth-Holders High, 6875 Applewhite Rd, Wendell, NC 27591
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Breakfast with Santa by Rolesville Chamber of Commerce

Breakfast will be held at and sponsored by the WG Arnold Lodge #683 A.F. & A.M. (Rolesville Masonic Lodge), 207 ...

  • 8:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: WG Arnold Lodge #683 A.F. & A.M.(Rolesville Masonic Lodge), 207 Pulley Street, Rolesville, NC 27571
  • Cost: $7 per person or $20 per family
  • Website: business.rolesvillechamber.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Believe at the NC Zoo

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

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

Elf Recruitment Class at Zebulon Community Center

Calling all elves! It’s time to get to work at Santa’s workshop. Kids will make 4 to 5 handmade gifts/art ...

  • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Zebulon Community Center, 301 S Arendell Ave, Zebulon, NC 27597
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: zebulon.recdesk.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Lowe's WinterFest

Participating stores will offer free hot cocoa, cookies, and candy canes!

Santa Event at The Playhouse Museum

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

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

Christmas Movie Day and Pics with Santa at Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson

Doors will open to the "Theater" at 9:30 AM | Movie will begin at 10. Registration gets you tickets to ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: Tobacco Road Harley-Davidson, 1126 South Saunders Street, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: $10/person
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Santa's Workshop Craft and Drop Off Event at Little Doodles

Do you need time to get some Holiday shopping done? Have your kids join us for this DROP-OFF event! While ...

Winter Wonderland at Western Wake Farmers Market

Join us for our winter wonderland! *Shop for the holidays with the craft vendors. *Hot chocolate bar *Kids can make an ornament for ...

  • 9:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Western Wake Farmers' Market, 280 Town Hall Drive, Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: wwfm.ag
  • Category: Holiday Events

14th Annual St. Nicholas European Christmas Market

Don't miss our 14th annual Market in the European Christmas Market tradition of food, entertainment, and shopping! Always listed as ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: NC Fairgrounds Holshouser Building, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

3 Bluebirds Farm Holiday Market

Come experience the first annual 3 Bluebirds Farm Holiday Market Fundraiser, offering a unique shopping experience while raising money for ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 1001 Horse Creek Rd, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: See website for pricing, children 5 and under are free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Happy Holly Days Parade

The Happy Holly Days Parade is held the second Saturday of December. Floats, bands, dancers, decorated vehicles, horses, marching groups ...

Holiday Pop-Up Market at Phillips Farms of Cary

Join Triangle Pop-Up at Phillips Farms of Cary for some holiday shopping from local artists & makers, live music, food, ...

Holly Jolly Pop Up Market at The Shops at Vintage Village

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to shop local! Our last Pop Up Market of the 2021 season! Shop ...

  • 10:00 am -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: The Shops at Vintage Village, 9300 Durant Rd, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Mordecai Holiday Open House

Join us at the annual Holiday Open House at Mordecai Historic Park on Saturday, Dec. 11, from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Mordecai Historic Park, 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

Santa is Coming to Vollmer Farm

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

Snacks with Santa at John Chavis Memorial Park

Join us at the new John Chavis Memorial Park for lots of exciting activities and fun galore from Santa himself. ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Chavis Park, 505 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

Vintage Market Days of NC Triangle

Vintage Market Days® is an upscale vintage-inspired indoor market featuring orginal art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home decour, outdoor ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Jim Graham Building, 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC 27607
  • Cost: $5-20, see website for details, children 12 and under are free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Zebulon Farm Fresh Market Winter Market

We are extremely excited to announce that we will be holding a Winter Market on Saturday, December 11 from 10 ...

  • 10:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Zebulon, Arendell Avenue, Zebulon, NC 27597
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

MAKRS Holiday Fest

The MAKRS Society will be hosting its biggest event of the year in the heart of Downtown Raleigh!! Details: -150+ Local vendors -Food ...

Saturday with Santa at The Block on Main

Join us on Saturday December 11th from 11:30 - 2:00PM (after the parade) as we celebrate the holiday season! Santa ...

  • 11:30 am -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: The Block on Main, 300 S Main Street, Holly Springs, NC 27540
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Virtual Christmas Cookie Countdown with Zebulon Parks and Rec

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

Winter Play Days at Pullen Park

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

The Nutcracker Suite and other Holiday Favorites with Wake Forest Youth Ballet at Heritage High School

Your holiday tradition is back - make plans to join the dancers of Wake Forest Youth Ballet as they delight ...

  • 3:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Rd, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: app.donorview.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Merry Moore Market

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

Santa's Trolley at Mordecai Historic Park

Santa is lost in Raleigh and Holly the Elf needs your help to find him in time for Christmas! Have ...

  • 5:00 pm -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: Mordecai Historic Park, 1 Mimosa Street, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: $10 per person
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Holiday Events

Live Nativity Scene at CSHC Raleigh

We want to extend the experience of the birth of Jesus to everyone! Please join us for an intimate and ...

Santa's Pizza Party at Color Me Mine Cary

Join the FUN at our annual tradition … paint a special plate with Santa's hand and your child's hand, too! ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Color Me Mine Cary, 316 Colonades Way, Suite 215, Cary, NC 27518
  • Cost: $38/person
  • Website: placefull.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Picnic Raleigh's Christmas Movie Night at Phillips Farms

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

The Nutcracker Suite and other Holiday Favorites with Wake Forest Youth Ballet at Heritage High School

Your holiday tradition is back - make plans to join the dancers of Wake Forest Youth Ballet as they delight ...

  • 7:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Rd, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: app.donorview.com
  • Category: Holiday Events
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