Camps

Our directory of Triangle camp resources include hundreds of day camps, track-out camps and summer camps. Browse these listings to see the vast selection of camps available to families in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Apex, Wake Forest and other Triangle towns. Note: We are currently in the process of categorizing our camps to improve and simplify your search process. This will take time, so please be patient with us while we work to categorize all camp listings correctly. 

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Note: Many listings are self submissions. Please check businesses' websites for updated information.

Carolina Camps

  • 809 Proctor St.

    Durham, NC 27707

    919-688-3040

    Camelot Academy

    Category: Academics, Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Sports

  • 13524 Camp Kanata Rd.

    Wake Forest, NC 27587

    919-556-2661

    Camp Kanata

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 375 Lake Eden Road

    Black Mountain, NC 28711

    828-686-3885

    Camp Rockmont for Boys

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 6312 Cass Holt Rd

    Holly Springs, NC 27540

    919-762-7002

    Changing Tomorrow Farm

    Category: Animal Care, Arts and Crafts, Cooking/Baking, High School, K-5, Middle School, Other, Outdoor Play/Nature, Track-Out Programs

  • 120 Morris St.

    Durham , NC 27701

    919-560-2726

    Durham Arts Council

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Performing Arts, Track-Out Programs

  • 4805 NC 86 S

    Chapel Hill, NC 27278

    919-942-4716

    New Hope Camp and Conference Center

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports, Track-Out Programs

  • Celebration at Six Forks 7319 Six Forks Road

    Raleigh, NC 27615

    919-801-7730

    Raleigh Area Children's Theatre

    Category: High School, K-5, Middle School, Performing Arts, Track-Out Programs

  • 226 Soar Ln.

    Balsam, NC

    828-456-3435

    Category: Animal Care, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • PO Box 8005

    Cary, NC 27512

    919-469-4061

    Town of Cary Full Day and Half Day Camps

    Category: Academics, Arts and Crafts, Cooking/Baking, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Performing Arts, Sports, Track-Out Programs

  • 316 N. Academy Street

    Cary, NC 27513

    919-469-4061

    Town of Cary Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Other, Outdoor Play/Nature, Performing Arts, Sports, Technology, Track-Out Programs

  • 601 S. College Rd.

    Wilmington, NC 28403-5630

    910-962-2640

    UNCW MarineQuest

    Category: Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 801 Corporate Center Dr., Ste. 200

    Raleigh, NC

    919-719-9989

    YMCA of the Triangle

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports, Track-Out Programs

  • 630 Weaver Dairy Rd.

    Ste. 104

    Chapel Hill, NC 27514

    919-883-4876

    Category: Academics, Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Technology, Track-Out Programs

  • 1053 E. Whitaker Mill Rd.

    Suite 115

    Raleigh, NC 27604

    919-578-2280

    Category: Day Camps, Full-Day, High School, Other

  • 1603 Hillsborough St.

    Raleigh, NC 27605

    919-832-9622

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Preschool, Sports

  • 715 Broad St.

    Durham, NC 27705

    919-684-6402

    Category: Day Camps, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Performing Arts, Residential Camps

  • 3315 Anvil Place

    Raleigh, NC 27603

    919-772-9463

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Sports

  • 612 Hwy. 751

    Apex, NC 27523

    919-323-2219

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Track-Out Programs

  • 300-G E. Main St.

    Chapel Hill, NC 27510

    919-929-2787

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Performing Arts, Technology

  • 201 E. Davie St.

    Raleigh, NC 27601

    919-821-2787

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School

  • 8144 Mount Laurel Rd.

    Clover, VA

    888-836-1212

    Category: Academics, High School, K-5, Middle School, Residential Camps, Sports, Technology

  • 958 U.S. 64

    Apex, NC 27523

    919-446-5386

    Category: Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Performing Arts, Preschool

  • 1603 E. Franklin St.

    Chapel Hill, NC NC

    919-942-1339

    Category: Day Camps, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Performing Arts, Preschool, Sports

  • 804 Cedar Ln.

    Reidsville, NC 27320

    336-349-9445

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 7610 Falls of the Neuse Rd.

    Suite 120

    Raleigh, NC 27615

    919-297-8366

    Category: Academics, Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Preschool, Technology, Track-Out Programs

  • 112- C Pheasant Wood Ct.

    Morrisville, NC 27560

    919-297-8366

    Category: Academics, Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Preschool, Technology, Track-Out Programs

  • 3609 Pasture Rd.

    Hillsborough, NC 27278

    919-933-1444

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Sports

  • 3419 Apex Peakway

    Apex, NC 27502

    919-303-3368

    Category: Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Other, Sports, Track-Out Programs

  • 3419 Apex Peakway

    Apex, NC 27502

    919-303-3368

    Category: Academics, Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Sports, Technology, Track-Out Programs

  • 290 Blackwell Point Loop Rd.

    Oriental, NC 28571

    252-474-6000

    Category: Day Camps, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Sports

  • Multiple locations throughout Wake County

    NC

    919-271-8638

    Category: Academics, Day Camps, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Technology

  • 809 Proctor St.

    Durham, NC 27707

    919-688-3040

    Category: Academics, Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Half-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School

  • 156 Albemarle Dr.

    Newport, NC 28570

    252-726-4848

    Category: Animal Care, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 3111 Sand Island Rd.

    Rock Hill, SC 29732

    803-327-6932

    Category: Full-Day, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 1430 Camp Cheerio Rd.

    Glade Valley, NC 28627

    336-363-2604

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 200 Scout Rd.

    Lenoir, NC 28645

    800-672-2148

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • P.O. Box 7

    Tuxedo, NC 28784

    828-692-8362

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Other, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 391 Moorefield Memorial Hwy

    Sunset, SC 29685

    864-214-0115

    Category: Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Other, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 7901 NC 18 South

    Boomer, NC 28606

    800-514-1417

    Category: Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Performing Arts, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 12804 Norwood Rd.

    Raleigh, NC 27613

    919-676-6170

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Sports

  • 375 Lake Eden Rd

    Black Mountain, NC 28711

    828-686-3885

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 7407 Doar Rd.

    Awendaw, SC 29429

    843-212-2088

    Category: Animal Care, High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps

  • 2500 Morgan Mill Rd.

    Brevard, NC 28712

    828-884-6834

    Category: High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • Durham, NC 27705

    919-627-4207

    Category: Day Camps, Full-Day, High School, K-5, Middle School, Technology

  • 1 Thunderbird Ln.

    Lake Wylie, SC 29710

    704-716-4100

    Category: High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps, Sports

  • 10224 Baileywick Rd.

    Raleigh, NC 27613

    919-786-0114

    Category: Academics, Arts and Crafts, Day Camps, Full-Day, Games, High School, K-5, Middle School, Sports

  • 171 Baylor School Rd.

    Chattanooga, TN 37405

    423-267-5902

    Category: High School, K-5, Middle School, Outdoor Play/Nature, Residential Camps

  • 4924 Tapawingo Trail

    Greensboro, NC 27406

    336-697-0525

    Category: Arts and Crafts, Cooking/Baking, Day Camps, High School, K-5, Middle School, Other, Outdoor Play/Nature, Performing Arts, Residential Camps, Sports

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October 2018

Run Club meets every Sunday at 8 a.m. in Midtown Raleigh or Wake Forest. Stroller friendly; children invited. 

Cost: $10/run or $100/annual pass

Where:
Optimist Park Community Center/Greenways
5900 Whittier Drive
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Sponsor: FIT4MOM
Telephone: 919-348-0472
Contact Name: Missy Currin
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Take part in a 10k, 5k or 1-mile-fun-run to raise funds for local mental health research. Register online. The event also features food and kids' activities. Register online.

Cost: $30-$75. Free for ages 5 and younger.

Where:
The Angus Barn
9401 Glenwood Ave.
Raleigh, NC  27617
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Enjoy pottery demonstrations, kiln openings, raku firings, glass blowing demos, food trucks, live music, a raffle and more. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Cedar Creek Gallery
1150 Fleming Rd.
Creedmoor, NC  27522
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Join Mindful Families of Durham, a Buddhist-inspired spiritual community that supports area parents, caregivers, and their children in the practice of mindfulness and the understanding of the...

Cost: Free

Where:
Erwin Road
Durham, NC  27705
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Sponsor: Mindful Families of Durham
Contact Name: Adam, Laura, Josh, Sumi
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Shop antiques, crafts and art, and enjoy food trucks at this artisan and vintage market in downtown Cary.

Cost: Free

Where:
Fidelity Bank Parking Lot
100 W. Chatham St.
Cary, NC  27511
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Contact Name: Leslie & Jessica
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Ages 5-8 embrace science and nature while developing skills and knowledge about the natural world. Register online.

Cost: $8/resident, $10/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Kids (ages 6-10) learn to identify the tracks and skulls of common animals that live in or near the preserve. Make a plaster cast of a track to take home. Weather permitting, take a hike to...

Cost: $5

Where:
Wilkerson Nature Preserve
5229 Awls Haven Drive
Raleigh, NC  27614
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Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-6764
Contact Name: Wilkerson staff
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Explore the uses of pumpkins, past and present, and study pumpkins inside and out. Paint a small pumpkin to take home. All ages. Meet at the Upper Pavilion. Registration required for all family...

Cost: $1/person

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd.
Apex, NC  27539
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Telephone: 919-662-2850
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Enjoy live music and delicious soups, breads, sandwiches and desserts from some of Chapel Hill and Carrboro's leading chefs. Unique, handcrafted bowls donated by local artists will also be...

Cost: $15-$75

Where:
Weaver Street Market Carrboro
101 E Weaver St
Carrboro, NC  27510
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Sponsor: TABLE
Telephone: (919) 636-4860
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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Website »

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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Kids hike, make projects and engage in nature activities. Ages 5-8. Register online.

Cost: $9/resident, $12/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC  27518
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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This event, designed for academic students with disabilities in grades 6-12 who are performing at or near grade level, gives attendees a chance to meet role models with disabilities who have...

Cost: Free

Where:
N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences
11 W. Jones St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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See Happy Dan perform magic, comedy and more.

Cost: $5/person

Where:
Renaissance Centre
405 Brooks St.
Wake Forest, NC  27587
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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Ages 1-5 and caregiver take a relaxing stroll to experience nature. Register online. 

Cost: $8/resident, $10/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Parent and child ages 2-5 water plants in the native wildflower gardens. Register online. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Enjoy a craft fair presented by the Junior League of Raleigh. See website for hours and to purchase advance tickets.  

Cost: $10/person

Where:
Raleigh Convention Center
500 S. Salisbury St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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In this workshop, students will observe that infographics are often used to raise awareness or sell products in social media, and are more easily searched and viewed on the Pinterest platform....

Cost: Free: students must register

Where:
Caktus Group
108 Morris St.
Ste 2
Durham, NC  27701
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Celebrate Raleigh's creativity under the beautiful lights and cobblestone streets of City Market. Find locally-made goods and enjoy a night filled with music and entertainment with over 30...

Cost: Free

Where:
City Market
306 Parham St
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Sponsor: Raleigh Night Market
Contact Name: Sara Buxton
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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Website »

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Enjoy a craft fair presented by the Junior League of Raleigh. See website for hours and to purchase advance tickets.  

Cost: $10/person

Where:
Raleigh Convention Center
500 S. Salisbury St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Take part in a class that teaches individualized ways to foster motor development for your child. Learn about tummy time alternatives, best positions for your baby, how to help your child learn to...

Cost: $18

Where:
Open Arts
1222 Copeland Oaks Dr
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Babies On The MOVE
Contact Name: Rebecca Quinones
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Take part in a class that teaches individualized ways to foster motor development for your child. Learn about carry positions, best positions for your baby, how to help your child learn to crawl,...

Cost: $18

Where:
Open Arts
1222 Copeland Oaks Dr
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Babies On The MOVE
Contact Name: Rebecca Quinones
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Read the book by Rebecca Emberley and build your own monster out of recyclable materials. All ages with adult. Registration required.

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Kids hike, make projects and engage in nature activities. Ages 5-8. Register online.

Cost: $9/resident, $12/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC  27518
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Enjoy live German music, traditional Bavarian food and fare, German cars, a "Kinder Platz" zone wiener dog races, nail-driving competitions and more. Purchase tickets online.

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
8003 Regency Pkwy.
Cary, NC  27511
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Mothers and sons wear their favorite costumes at this event featuring a costume contest, games, ice cream and dancing. Ages 5-12. Register online. Choose course #116813.

Cost: $21/parent and child pair; $11 additional child

Where:
Middle Creek Community Center
123 Middle Creek Park Ave.
Apex, NC  27539
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Take the family to carve pumpkins and take part in a pumpkin-carving contest later that evening, Prizes awarded for scariest, funniest and most original pumpkin creation. Enjoy a video game...

Cost: Free

Where:
TheeDesign
7901 Strickland Dr.
Suite 112
Raleigh, NC  27615
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Sponsor: TheeDesign
Telephone: 919-341-8901
Contact Name: Lauren Elliott
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Friday, October 19; 6:00–7:00 p.m. Did you know there are over 40,000 different species of spiders! Join us as we explore a few arachnids found in our park as we search out these 8-legged...

Cost: $1/Person

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Road
Apex, NC  27539
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Telephone: 919-662-2850

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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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North Carolina's signature event features live music, carnival rides, delicious food, kids' entertainment and more. See website for hours and ticket prices.  

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
N.C. State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Take part in a walk to benefit the Triangle Festival of Hope. Proceeds benefit and support caregivers and families living with dementia in North Carolina. The event features live music, kids'...

Cost: Free

Where:
Knightdale Station Park
810 N. First Ave.
Knightdale, NC  27545
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Sponsor: Dementia Alliance of North Carolina
Telephone: 919-832-3732
Contact Name: Kacy Hall
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Enjoy a craft fair presented by the Junior League of Raleigh. See website for hours and to purchase advance tickets.  

Cost: $10/person

Where:
Raleigh Convention Center
500 S. Salisbury St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Take the family for live entertainment, a bounce house, a costume contest, trick or treat training, princess hair braiding, face painting, music and more. The Aspen School's preschool programs...

Cost: Free

Where:
The Aspen School for Exceptional Children
1050 A NW Maynard Road
Cary, NC  27513
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Ages 1-5 and caregiver take a relaxing stroll to experience nature. Register online. 

Cost: $8/resident, $10/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Cary, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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Step back in time with 19th-century costumed interpreters and watch the millstones at work grinding corn into meal. Preregistration encouraged. Purchase tickets at the mill. 

Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16), Children ages 6 & un

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Children's booksellers read their favorite picture books. All ages.

Cost: Free

Where:
Quail Ridge Books
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27609
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Join costumed interpreters Jon and Karena Potter to learn 19th-century country dances. Drop-in program; registration not required.

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Enjoy a festival celebrating work, food and harvest. This event explores the season for all people on one of North Carolina's largest plantations, through games, music, food,...

Cost: $5/person. Free for ages 2 and younger

Where:
Historic Stagville
5828 Old Oxford Hwy.
Durham, NC  27712
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Enjoy live German music, traditional Bavarian food and fare, German cars, a "Kinder Platz" zone wiener dog races, nail-driving competitions and more. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $5-$20

Where:
Koka Booth Amphitheatre
8003 Regency Pkwy.
Cary, NC  27511
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Triangle Beagle Rescue of NC hosts Beaglefest. Enjoy vendors, food, dog-related games, a dog costume contest, swag, photos with your pup and with beagles. All leashed dogs welcome.

Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children under 12

Where:
Sunny Acres Pet Resort
5908 US-70 BUS
Durham, NC  27705
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Sponsor: Triangle Beagle Rescue of NC
Telephone: 919 760 0025
Contact Name: Leann
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Learn about the history of candy at a display table. Taste penny candy and take a trip around the globe to explore the world’s favorite sugary treats. All ages. Registration not required.

Cost: Free

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Explore the vegetable patch for pumpkins, hear stories about gourd life cycle and uses, try roasted pumpkin seeds, and decorate a mini-pumpkin to take home. Ages 5-10 with adult. Register...

Cost: $9/member, $12/nonmember. Free for accompanying adult.

Where:
North Carolina Botanical Garden
100 Old Mason Farm Rd.
Chapel Hill, NC  27517
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Sponsor: North Carolina Botanical Garden
Telephone: 919-537-3770
Contact Name: Elisha Taylor
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Explore the historic heart of downtown Raleigh on a walking tour of Fayetteville Street. Tours highlight the people, places, architecture and political movements that have shaped...

Cost: Adults (18+) $10; Youth (7-17) $4; Children (6 & under) Free.

Where:
City of Raleigh Museum
220 Fayetteville St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Mark your calendars! Our annual Halloween event, Creepy Crabtree, will return in October! This free park wide event will investigate the darker side of nature. Join the freakish festivities,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Lake Crabtree County Park
1400 Aviation Pkwy.
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Lake Crabtree County Park
Telephone: 191-946-03355
Contact Name: Carol Cunningham
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Join us on October 20, 2018, for the Harmony Playground Gala fundraiser at the Farm at 42, 1075 Lynchburg Road,  Selma, NC, from 5 pm - 9:30 pm.  The event will benefit the first...

Cost: $100 per person

Where:
The Farm at 42
1075 Lynch Road
Selma, NC  27576
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Sponsor: Clayton Community Recreational Foundation
Telephone: 919 589 2523 x707
Contact Name: Jacqui Pomales-Moody
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Take a walk with a park naturalist to explore the woods and fields at this special time of day.  Preregister online.

Cost: $3

Where:
Wilkerson Nature Preserve
5229 Awls Haven Dr.
Raleigh, NC  27614
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Sponsor: City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources
Telephone: 919-996-6764
Contact Name: Wilkerson Nature Preserve staff
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Join the Raleigh Community Orchestra as it presents its fall concert, “Where Have I Heard That? Music from Cartoons, Commericals, and Classics” for all ages.

Cost: $10/adult, $5/youth, one free youth per adult ticket

Where:
Providence Baptist Church
6339 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC  27612
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Sponsor: Raleigh Community Orchestra
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Each year over 35,000 visitors come to BugFest to experience over 100 exhibits, crafts, games and activities. Interact with entomologists and other scientists so you can continue learning about the...

Cost: Free

Where:
NC Museum of Natural Sciences
11 W. Jones St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Sponsor: BASF, Terminix, and Walmart
Contact Name: Kari Wouk
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