This is the weekend to take your family to a live holiday performance. Triangle venues will feature two versions of “A Christmas Carol,” as well as “Cinderella,” “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical," “A Christmas Carol” and "A Very Cary Christmas.” Browse our Daily Calendar for details on those shows. Kids ages 2 and older can catch “A Mini Very Cary Christmas,” a special holiday performance designed for their ...Read More
Parenting in the News
View Carolina Parent's December Issue
Christmas is upon us, and along with it comes family travel. No longer are the airports full of business people and their business trips, but large families making their annual trip to see grandma and grandpa in...More
With violence hitting schools at home and across the globe, some Triangle-area students are quietly working to promote peace and safety during the holidays through SAVE, the National Association of Students against Violence Everywhere.
Got a holiday party coming up or hosting company coming to town? Save some time during the busiest season of the year with a blowout from one of Raleigh's new blow dry bars: Blown Away Raleigh and...More
Upload high-resolution photos of your kids having fun in and around the Triangle for our monthly Faces & Places gallery in the Carolina Parent print edition.
One entry will...More
Track-Out Help, Volunteer Opportunities, Family Meal Deals
Find a camp that matches your child's interests in our Track-Out Programs Directory.
Browse volunteer and community service opportunities for Triangle families, teens and older youth.
Discover where kids eat free or for 99 cents at Triangle-area restaurants.
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- Where to Ski, Snowboard and Tube Within a Short Drive
- 12 Retro Holiday Toys and Games
- A Nativity Set, Disco Ball and Christmas Tree Named Sally
- Better Christmas Holidays: Parenting Tips & Picks
- Craft: Cinnamon Christmas Tree Ornaments
- Craft: Recycle Household Items into Holiday Ornaments
Kids Craft: Tree Ornaments
TIP OF THE WEEK
Home for the holidays?