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Haunting at Harris: Anti-Fear Factor Geocache

We are debuting a new, fear-busting geocache just in time for Halloween! Download the Geocaching app or visit Geocaching.com to ...

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

Mini Mites Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics Academy

10:00-11:00 for ages 3 and under. $5/child. Friday’s only for now.

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Thrive Motherhood Playgroup

Meet us at the park! Bring your snacks and coffee, and let’s enjoy the warm weather! Please RSVP!

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: Family Fun

Cary Greenways Tour

Fun for the whole family! Fit & Able is partnering with the Town of Cary to provide an annual Tour ...

  • 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Bond Park, 801 High House Road Cary, NC US 27513
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: runsignup.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Dig for Duke

The 8th annual Dig for Duke charity beach volleyball tournament will be held on October 2, 2021, at Southern Sand ...

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Southern Sand Volleyball, 6175 Old Jenks Rd Apex, NC 27523
  • Cost: $80 per team
  • Website: www.digforduke.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Celebrate Fuquay-Varina Festival

Join us for the Celebrate Fuquay-Varina Festival on Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 10 am – 4 pm in Downtown ...

Pumpkin Painting with Goats at Lazy Hound Farms

Come out for some fall fun on the farm! This weekend we have a great add-on available! You get to ...

  • 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Lazy Hound Farms, 207 Davis Rd, Zebulon, NC 27597
  • Cost: Admission: $10, Painting: $7
  • Website: www.lazyhoundfarm.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Virtual Spooky and Delicious Cupcake Workshop hosted by The Crepe Cakerie (Ages 2+)

The Crêpe Cakerie is a made-to-order custom bakery in Cary, NC that delights in providing the flavors & flair of ...

5th Annual Raleigh Children's Business Fair

Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business! Kids develop a brand, create a product or service, ...

  • 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Location: Midtown Park at North Hills, 4011 Cardinal at North Hills Street, Park at N Hills St, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Great Raleigh Trolley Boos and Barks with Cause for Paws North Carolina

Get ready, Raleigh... here comes Boos & Barks! The Great Raleigh Trolley in partnership with Cause for Paws of North Carolina ...

  • 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: The Great Raleigh Trolley, 1610 Automotive Way Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Movie Night - Hotel Transylvania at Bumble Brews

"Theater" snacks (popcorn, gummies, juice box) If the kids get restless watching the movie, they can pop into the playroom ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Wake Forest's National Night Out

The occasion promises something for everyone, including a DJ, games, food, special prize drawings, and fire, police, and EMS vehicle ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Wake Forest Renaissance Centre parking lot, 405 S. Brooks St, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakeforestnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Touching Tuesdays at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join us every Tuesday for sensory play! Sensory bins will be set out all day for free play.

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: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Morrisville National Night Out

National Night Out is a great opportunity for citizens, law enforcement and other public safety officials to join forces. Events ...

Baby Time at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join Little Doodles for Baby Time! Story, songs, & craft designed for kids up to 2 years old & their ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Urban Air Adventure - Sensory Friendly Play

SENSORY-FRIENDLY PLAY FIRST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH 2-4 PM⁠ ⁠ Designed specifically for children with Autism and special needs to enjoy time ...

Storytime at Bumble Brews

Join us for storytime every Wednesday!

  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: 2464 SW Cary Parkway, Cary 27513
  • Cost: $8 for non-members, $4 for members
  • Website: www.bumblebrews.fun
  • Category: Family Fun

Free Concert in the Park: Chamber Music

Join us at the John Chavis Memorial Park for a free outdoor performance by the North Carolina Symphony and The ...

  • 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Location: Chavis Park, 505 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Raleigh, NC 27601
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Optimist Community Center TO GO Craft Kits - BOO the Ghost

Optimist Craft Kits for you to enjoy and complete from the comfort of your own home. You provide the scissors, ...

  • 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Optimist Park Community Center, 5900 Whittier Dr Raleigh, NC, 27609
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: web1.myvscloud.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Doodles & Designs at Little Doodles Play Cafe

30-45 minute staff taught craft & activity in the Messy Art Studio. Recommended for 3+ years. Every Thursday at 1:30pm ...

Cary VFW Trunk or Treat

Join the Cary VFW for a Trunk or Treat event!

Mini Mites Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics Academy

10:00-11:00 for ages 3 and under. $5/child. Friday’s only for now.

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Paint Paper Paste Open Art Studio

Open Studios are family friendly events for artists and makers ages 4+! At each Open Studio, there will be several ...

  • 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Paint Paper Art Studio, 9113 Leesville Road, Raleigh, NC 27613
  • Cost: $20/child (adults free)
  • Website: www.paintpaperpaste.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Best of North Hills - A Comeback Tour

We are so fortunate that together with our community sponsors and partners we are able to support all of our ...

  • 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Location: Coastal Credit Union Midtown Park 4011 Cardinal at North Hills Street Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: $10/pp, kids 13 and under are free
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Downtown Raleigh Halloween Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunters will meet at the Sir Walter Raleigh statue at the Raleigh Convention Center (500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, ...

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: Family Fun

Silly and Spooky Sing-a-long and Storytime with Kiddy Kids Prep

Come dance and sing with us for a musical story time! If you and your little one love everything fall, ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Whitley Park, 689 N Wakefield St, Zebulon, NC 27597
  • Cost: $15 for 1st child, $5 for siblings
  • Website: www.eventbrite.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Community Celebration of the Arts

This family-friendly event will include food, music, and a variety of indoor and outdoor arts activities for children of all ...

  • 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Location: Taylor Street Park, 416 N Taylor Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Kiran 2021 Heroes for Hope Walkathon

We are so excited that our annual Heroes for Hope Walkathon will be in person this year! Come spend a ...

  • 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Bond Park Kiwanis Shelter, 801 High House Road Cary, NC US 27513
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: secure.givelively.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Deans Fall Fest Weekends

Join us each weekend for our Fall Fest Weekends starting Oct. 2-Oct. 31. We will have food trucks, local vendors-only ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Deans Farm Market, 4231 NC Highway 42 W, Wilson, NC 27893
  • Cost: $12/person for hayride, see website for further pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Artsplosure - The Raleigh Arts Festival

Artsplosure - The Raleigh Arts Festival returns on October 9-10, 2021 in the heart of downtown Raleigh! Explore the eclectic juried ...

West Street Fall Festival

Shout out to all of our locals! Join us this Sunday for a little event in your neighborhood.

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: The Corner of West St & North St, Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free admission
  • Website: www.instagram.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Downtown Cary Food and Flea

2nd Sunday is here again & we are back in downtown Cary, this time we are bringing even more artists ...

  • 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Location: 110 W Chatham St, Cary, NC 27511, United States
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Touching Tuesdays at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join us every Tuesday for sensory play! Sensory bins will be set out all day for free play.

Take Me To The State Fair at Historic Yates Mill County Park

October is the season for the State Fair. Learn about the origins of this state tradition and the history behind ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Pumpk-n-Paint at Brier Creek Community Center

Come join us for an evening of family fun and creativity as we decorate pumpkins, enjoy our fall photo booth, ...

  • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Brier Creek Community Center, 10810 Globe Rd Raleigh, NC, 27617
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: web1.myvscloud.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Baby Time at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join Little Doodles for Baby Time! Story, songs, & craft designed for kids up to 2 years old & their ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Pumpkin Painting and Gemstone Panning at Blue Diamond Gemstone Panning

Enjoy pumpkin painting, panning a special Halloween themed bucket, playing on the playground and goat cuddles at Blue Diamond Gemstone ...

Pumpkin Party at Bumble Brews Play Cafe

Kiddy Kids Prep is coming for a Music and Movement class! Our Pumpkin Party includes: Pumpkin storytime Music & Movement A craft to make ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Bumble Brews Play Cafe, 2464 SW Cary Parkway, Cary 27513
  • Cost: $15 per child, adults free
  • Website: www.bumblebrews.fun
  • Category: Family Fun

Storytime at Bumble Brews

Join us for storytime every Wednesday!

  • 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Location: 2464 SW Cary Parkway, Cary 27513
  • Cost: $8 for non-members, $4 for members
  • Website: www.bumblebrews.fun
  • Category: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

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: Family Fun

FIT4MOM Midtown Raleigh's New Mama Cafe

October's New Mama Cafe is this Thursday at 10a at North Hills! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This casual meetup is meant for caregivers with ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: Midtown Starbucks Astroturf, 4160 Main at North Hills St, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.instagram.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Optimist Community Center TO GO Craft Kits - BOO the Ghost

Optimist Craft Kits for you to enjoy and complete from the comfort of your own home. You provide the scissors, ...

  • 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Optimist Park Community Center, 5900 Whittier Dr Raleigh, NC, 27609
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: web1.myvscloud.com
  • Category: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

Raleigh Parks - Find it Fridays - Citizen Science

Find It Fridays is an exciting Citizen Science opportunity offered by Raleigh Parks that will take place on select Fridays ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center 5611 Jaguar Park Dr Raleigh, NC 27606
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Page Farms Pumpkin Patch with FIT4MOM Midtown Raleigh

Nothing says fall like a trip to the pumpkin patch! And getting to go with all your FIT4MOM friends is ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mini Mites Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics Academy

10:00-11:00 for ages 3 and under. $5/child. Friday’s only for now.

Downtown Raleigh Halloween Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunters will meet at the Sir Walter Raleigh statue at the Raleigh Convention Center (500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, ...

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

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: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Apex Farmers Market - Oktoberfest

Taste the season with our Oktoberfest event! Kids activities, and live music.

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

Halloween at the Farm

Celebrate Halloween at the farm! Join us at 1870 Farm for kid-friendly trick-or-treat event with pumpkins, animals in costume, haunted ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 1870 Farm, 1224 Old Lystra Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
  • Cost: $18/person, 2 and under are free
  • Website: www.1870farm.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Deans Fall Fest Weekends

Join us each weekend for our Fall Fest Weekends starting Oct. 2-Oct. 31. We will have food trucks, local vendors-only ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Deans Farm Market, 4231 NC Highway 42 W, Wilson, NC 27893
  • Cost: $12/person for hayride, see website for further pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

Touching Tuesdays at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join us every Tuesday for sensory play! Sensory bins will be set out all day for free play.

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: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

Baby Time at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join Little Doodles for Baby Time! Story, songs, & craft designed for kids up to 2 years old & their ...

Thrive Motherhood Playgroup

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

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

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: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Abbotts Creek Pumpkin Patch

Join us for a morning of fun at the Abbotts Creek Pumpkin Patch! Participants will have the opportunity to decorate ...

  • 10:00 am - 10:45 am
  • Location: Abbotts Creek Park, 9950 Durant Road, Raleigh, NC 27614
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Optimist Community Center TO GO Craft Kits - BOO the Ghost

Optimist Craft Kits for you to enjoy and complete from the comfort of your own home. You provide the scissors, ...

  • 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Optimist Park Community Center, 5900 Whittier Dr Raleigh, NC, 27609
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: web1.myvscloud.com
  • Category: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

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 ...

Pumpkin Painting at Millbrook Exchange Park

Join us at Millbrook Exchange Park for a morning of pumpkin painting on the patio. Registration is per child and ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Millbrook Exchange Park, 1905 Spring Forest Rd Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: $6 per child
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Mini Mites Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics Academy

10:00-11:00 for ages 3 and under. $5/child. Friday’s only for now.

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Downtown Raleigh Halloween Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunters will meet at the Sir Walter Raleigh statue at the Raleigh Convention Center (500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, ...

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

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: Family Fun

Circus Fun at Midtown Farmers Market

Join Cirque de Vol (9 a.m.-noon) at Midtown Farmers Market for a free morning of Circus Fun the whole family ...

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: Family Fun

NC State Fair

Hours vary by day; See website for details The largest annual event in the state, the N.C. State Fair draws one ...

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halloween at the Farm

Celebrate Halloween at the farm! Join us at 1870 Farm for kid-friendly trick-or-treat event with pumpkins, animals in costume, haunted ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 1870 Farm, 1224 Old Lystra Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
  • Cost: $18/person, 2 and under are free
  • Website: www.1870farm.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Deans Fall Fest Weekends

Join us each weekend for our Fall Fest Weekends starting Oct. 2-Oct. 31. We will have food trucks, local vendors-only ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Deans Farm Market, 4231 NC Highway 42 W, Wilson, NC 27893
  • Cost: $12/person for hayride, see website for further pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Sunday Market at Lafayette Village with Enchanted Wishes

Take a stroll through The Village, enjoy music, shop at The Village shops and explore the various local artists of ...

  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: Lafayette Village, 8460 Honeycutt Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Thrive Motherhood Playgroup

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

Creepy Crabtree Scavenger Hunts at Lake Crabtree

All week leading up to Halloween, Lake Crabtree is getting in the spooky spirit. From Monday to Friday between 10:00 ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Fall Drive-thru at Carolina Pines Park

Drive-thru Carolina Pines Park and enjoy different Halloween scenes. Prizes and snacks along the way! This event is free and open ...

  • 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Carolina Pines Park, 2305 Lake Wheeler Rd Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: raleighnc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Touching Tuesdays at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join us every Tuesday for sensory play! Sensory bins will be set out all day for free play.

Halloween Party at Alara + Zane

We’ve really been looking forward to bringing back A+Z Halloween !⁣ Your ticket includes: 1.5 hours in our play space Halloween themed games ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:30 am
  • Location: Alara + Zane, 200 Park at N Hills St Suite 120, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: $15-21, see website for details
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Creepy Crabtree Scavenger Hunts at Lake Crabtree

All week leading up to Halloween, Lake Crabtree is getting in the spooky spirit. From Monday to Friday between 10:00 ...

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Baby Time at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join Little Doodles for Baby Time! Story, songs, & craft designed for kids up to 2 years old & their ...

Creepy Crabtree Scavenger Hunts at Lake Crabtree

All week leading up to Halloween, Lake Crabtree is getting in the spooky spirit. From Monday to Friday between 10:00 ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Park West Village Fall Festival

Come join us for our Fall Festival on Wednesday, October 27 from 4–7pm! Enjoy FREE trick-or-treating, a hay bale maze, ...

  • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Park West Village, 3400 Village Market Pl, Morrisville, NC 27560
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

Creepy Crabtree Scavenger Hunts at Lake Crabtree

All week leading up to Halloween, Lake Crabtree is getting in the spooky spirit. From Monday to Friday between 10:00 ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Optimist Community Center TO GO Craft Kits - BOO the Ghost

Optimist Craft Kits for you to enjoy and complete from the comfort of your own home. You provide the scissors, ...

  • 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
  • Location: Optimist Park Community Center, 5900 Whittier Dr Raleigh, NC, 27609
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: web1.myvscloud.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Mini Mites Open Gym at Peak Gymnastics Academy

10:00-11:00 for ages 3 and under. $5/child. Friday’s only for now.

Kinly Fall and Winter Series and Nature Play at Little Doodles Play Cafe

Join Kinly at Little Doodles on Friday! They will provide sensory activities from 10:00-2:00 and at 1:00 they will be ...

  • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Location: Little Doodles Play Cafe, 6548 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612
  • Cost: See website for pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Creepy Crabtree Scavenger Hunts at Lake Crabtree

All week leading up to Halloween, Lake Crabtree is getting in the spooky spirit. From Monday to Friday between 10:00 ...

Alara+Zane Play Pass

Come experience everything Alara+Zane has to offer from dress up and our signature slide, to arts and crafts and puzzles ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 200 Park at North Hills St., Suite 120, Raleigh NC 27609
  • Cost: $15, $10 sibling discount
  • Website: www.alarazane.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Downtown Raleigh Halloween Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunters will meet at the Sir Walter Raleigh statue at the Raleigh Convention Center (500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, ...

Boos and Brews Halloween Bash

Boos & Brews Halloween Bash at Midtown Farmers Market Kick off Halloween with us on Saturday, Oct. 30 from 8 a.m. ...

  • 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location: Midtown Farmers Market, 4160 Main at North Hills St, Raleigh, NC 27609
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: midtownfarmers.com
  • Category: Family Fun

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: Family Fun

F45 North Raleigh Family Halloween Bootcamp and Trunk or Treat

FREE outdoor bootcamp with live DJ for all ages and fitness levels! Followed by a Halloween trunk-or-treat!

  • 9:00 am
  • Location: Honeycutt Park, 1032 Clear Creek Farm Dr, Raleigh, NC 27615
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Downtown Raleigh Halloween Treasure Hunt

Treasure Hunters will meet at the Sir Walter Raleigh statue at the Raleigh Convention Center (500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh, ...

Spooktacular Strolls with WCPL

Wake County Public Libraries looks forward to welcoming mermaids, ghosts, goblins and fairies into the stacks the week of Oct. ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: Wake County Public Libraries, see link for locations
  • Cost: Free
  • Website: www.wakegov.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Morrisville Trunk or Treat with Socks Off Entertainment

For an awesome morning of super FUN and SAFE trunk or treating. There will be Candy, Games, Prizes and more!!

Deans Fall Fest Weekends

Join us each weekend for our Fall Fest Weekends starting Oct. 2-Oct. 31. We will have food trucks, local vendors-only ...

  • 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Location: Deans Farm Market, 4231 NC Highway 42 W, Wilson, NC 27893
  • Cost: $12/person for hayride, see website for further pricing
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Halloween at the Farm

Celebrate Halloween at the farm! Join us at 1870 Farm for kid-friendly trick-or-treat event with pumpkins, animals in costume, haunted ...

  • 10:00 am
  • Location: 1870 Farm, 1224 Old Lystra Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
  • Cost: $18/person, 2 and under are free
  • Website: www.1870farm.com
  • Category: Family Fun
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