August Brings Family Festivals Across the Triangle
Logan's Festival of the Arts
Aug. 10– Take the family to enjoy art, performers, musicians and more. Proceeds benefit a local charity. Free. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Logan Trading Co. 707 Semart Dr., Raleigh. 919-828-5337. logantrd.com.
Summer Children's Festival
Aug. 10 – This Second Saturdays program features music and dancing, historical crafts, activities and games. Free. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Duke Homestead, 2828 Duke Homestead Rd., Durham. 919-477-5498. dukehomestead.org.
Tales of the Tar Heel State
Aug. 10 – Join authors and storytellers as they share history, folklore and tradition in various forms. The Second Saturdays program includes book signings. Free. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Bennett Place State Historic Site, 4409 Bennett Memorial Rd., Durham. 919-383-4345. nchistoricsites.org/bennett/bennett.htm.
Saint Raphael Fair
Aug. 23 and 24 – Family fair features games, rides, face painting, food and entertainment. Free. 5-11 p.m. Aug. 23 and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Aug. 24. Saint Raphael Catholic Church, 5801 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh. 919-865-5700. saintraphael.org.
Cary Lazy Daze
Aug. 24 – Enjoy a day of arts and crafts in downtown Cary along with a Kid's World, live entertainment on two stages, food and more. The Cary Youth Video Project Premiere of teen-produced documentaries is 1-2 p.m. at the Cary Arts Center. Free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Downtown Cary, townofcary.org.
Jimmy V Celebrity Golf Classic
Aug. 25 – Watch celebrities including Charles Barkley, Scotty McCreery and Jack Ford play golf for cancer research. The event also features food and activities. $5/person. See website for times. North Ridge Country Club, 6612 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh. golfclassic.org.