Family-Friendly Festivals: September 2019

40 festivals in the Triangle for family fun


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SPARKcon takes place Sept 13-15 in downtown Raleigh.

Photo courtesy of Dan Hacker

African-American Cultural Festival

Sept. 1 – Fayetteville Street, downtown Raleigh. 1-10 p.m. Free. Celebrate African-American culture and history with an art gallery walk, vendors, kids activities, food and more.


Raleigh Greek Festival

Sept. 6-8 – Jim Graham Building at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. 5-10 p.m. Friday; 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. $3/adults, $2/ages 13-18 and seniors. Free for ages 12 and younger. The 38th annual Raleigh Greek Festival features folk dancing, live music, authentic cuisine, a marketplace and more.


GeekCraft Expo

Sept. 7-8 – Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan St., Durham. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Advance registration required for free admission; $2/adults at the door. Take the family for handmade, geek-themed crafts. Kids can enjoy gaming, superhero appearances and more.


North Carolina Kid Expo

Sept. 7-8 – Exposition Center at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $10/adult, $5/child. A family four-pack is $25. The expo features local and national companies that have products and services catered to kids and families, hands-on activities, youth performances and more.


Canes 5K

Sept. 8 – PNC Arena, 1400 Edwards Mill Rd., Raleigh. 9:30 a.m. $15-$50/person. The event includes a 5K race around the arena and surrounding areas, 100- and 200-yard kids dashes, inflatables and appearances by Stormy, the Pepsi Storm Squad and current Hurricanes players.


Taste of Soul NC Seafood Edition

Sept. 8 – Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham. 4-8 p.m. Free. Take the family for fresh lobster, shrimp, crab cakes, flounder, catfish, salmon croquets and more. Kids activities, games and a DJ round out the fun.


Grape Day at the State Farmers Market

Sept. 13 – State Farmers Market, 1201 Agriculture St., Raleigh. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Grape Day features fresh North Carolina grapes, desserts and more.


SPARKcon

Sept. 13-15 – Raleigh Warehouse District, St., downtown Raleigh. See the website for hours. Free. Celebrate the best in creative expression at this three-day festival that features live entertainment, hands-on activities, food trucks and more.


City of Oaks Pirate Fest

Sept. 14 – Dorothea Dix Park, 2105 Umstead Dr., Raleigh. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Learn more about the history of pirates in North Carolina, play swashbuckling games, make pirate crafts, meet Blackbeard and more. Register online.


Dog Day in the Park

Sept. 14 – Sugg Farm at Bass Lake Park, 2401 Grigsby Ave., Holly Springs. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Families and their four-legged friends enjoy clinics, entertainment, adoption opportunities, as well as local animal businesses.


East Meets West Festival

Sept. 14 – Park West Village, Village Market Place, Morrisville. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Celebrate Morrisville, one of Wake County’s most diverse community, with a day of food, culture and music from around the world. Kids can enjoy face painting and a bounce house.


Knightdale Arts and Education Festival

Sept. 14 – Knightdale Station Park, 810 N. First Ave., Knightdale. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. This festival focuses S.T.E.A.M. (science, technology, engineering, art and math) and features interactive activities, nonprofit organizations and more. A concert takes place from 5:30-9 p.m. and also features food trucks.


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Celebrate Schoolhouse of Wonder’s 30th anniversary with S’More Stories: A Live Storytelling Event on Sept. 14 at West Point on the Eno Park in Durham.

S’More Stories: A Live Storytelling Event for Families

Sept. 14 – West Point on the Eno Park, 5101 N. Foxboro St., Durham. 5:30-9 p.m. Free. Celebrate Schoolhouse of Wonder’s 30th anniversary by hearing tales from nationally renowned storyteller Raymond Christian and other local raconteurs. Enjoy outdoor activities, including fire-making, whittling, tomahawk-throwing and more. Wind down with freshly made s’mores around a bonfire. Register online.


Fiestas Patrias en UniRumba

Sept. 15 – Compare Foods Parking Lot, 2000 Avondale Dr., Durham. Noon-6 p.m. Free. Celebrate Latino culture in Durham.


NC Sugar Rush

Sept. 15 – City Market, downtown Raleigh. 1-5 p.m. Free. Raleigh’s All-Dessert Food Rodeo features more than 20 dessert vendors offering something for everyone, including pets.


Hillsborough Hog Day

Sept. 20-21 – River Park, 114 E. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. 6-10 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. Free. Enjoy local bands, arts and crafts vendors, a car show, kids area, contests, games and a barbecue cook-off contest featuring veteran cooking teams.


Capital City Bikefest

Sept. 20-22 – Various locations in downtown Raleigh. 9 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday;
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. See the website for fees and a complete schedule. Celebrate the motorcycle lifestyle with stunt shows, specialty rides, a car show and more.


BugFest

Sept. 21 – North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, 11 W. Jones St., Raleigh. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Celebrate the world of bugs and creepy crawlies with exhibits, crafts, games and activities. Interact with entomologists and other scientists, and sample buggy dishes prepared by local chefs at Cafe Insecta. From 5-7 p.m., Jones Street, Bicentennial Plaza and Edenton Street will be teeming with activities, bug stations and a street carnival.


Creedmoor Music Festival

Sept. 21 – Main Street, Creedmoor. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Family fun for all ages includes more than 100 delicious food and craft vendors, kids activities, live demonstrations, and all genres of music from local and regional bands.


CenterFest Arts Festival

Sept. 21-22 – 120 Morris St., downtown Durham. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday with extended entertainment from 6-11 p.m.; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. $5 suggested donation. This annual arts festival located in Durham’s historic city center showcases 145 juried visual artists from across the U.S. and 600 performing artists from North Carolina. Food, continuous music and entertainment on five stages, and kids activities round out the event.


Fall Harvest Celebration at Yates Mill

Sept. 21 – Historic Yates Mill County Park, 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Enjoy storytellers, a scavenger hunt for all ages, craft demonstrations, antique vehicle and tool displays, and food vendors. Tour Historic Yates Mill, Wake County’s last operable water-powered gristmill, where costumed interpreters lead half-hour tours and conduct corn-grinding demonstrations. Tours are $5/adult, $3 ages 7-16. Children ages 6 years old and younger are Free.


Good Neighbor Day

Sept. 21 – E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Rd., Wake Forest. 1-4 p.m. Free. Celebrate diversity in Wake Forest with live performances, traditional cuisine and family entertainment.


Groove in the Garden

Sept. 21 – Raleigh Little Theatre’s Rose Garden and Stephenson Amphitheatre, 301 Pogue St., Raleigh. 2-8 p.m. $15/person advance tickets, $20/person at the door. Free for ages 5 and younger. Groove to the music from live bands and enjoy a vendor village, kids zone and food trucks.


North Carolina Jerk Fest 

Sept. 21 – West Point on the Eno, 5101 N. Roxboro St., Durham. 11:30 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Free. Take the family for Caribbean food, live music, a kids zone, bounce house, face painter and more.


7th Annual Mama Afrika Festival

Sept. 22 – Knightdale Station Park, 810 First Ave., Knightdale. 1-7 p.m. Free. This cultural expo features live entertainment, a kids zone, food vendors, games and more.


Grand Opening Celebration: David R. Kahn Community Campus

Sept. 22 - David R. Kahn Community Campus, 12804 Norwood Rd., Raleigh. 1:30-4:30 p.m. Free. Take the family for a balloon artists, face painting, carnival games, obstacle courses, arts and crafts and a magician to celebrate the grand opening of the David R. Kahn Community Campus in Raleigh. Register online.


Pittsboro Pepper Festival

Sept. 22 – Downtown Pittsboro. 3-6 p.m. $5-$25/person. Delicious pepper-themed dishes take center stage at this annual event that features local artisans, farmers, kids activities and more.


Apple Day

Sept. 26 – State Farmers Market, 1201 Agriculture St., Raleigh. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Celebrate all things apple at the State Farmers Market.


Benson Mule Days

Sept. 26-29 – Downtown Benson, 500 S. Market St., Benson. See website for fees. Take the family for rodeos, a mule-pulling contest, arts and crafts, vendors, carnival rides, street performers and bluegrass shows.


Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

Sept. 27-28 – Downtown Raleigh. See website for hours. Free-$60. This family-friendly urban bluegrass festival features a dance tent, workshops and exhibit hall with instruments and gear in the Raleigh Convention Center, food vendors, a youth stage, juried arts market area, and more.


Dragon Boat Festival

Sept. 28 – Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy., Cary. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. $5/person advance tickets; $8/person at the door. Free for ages 12 and younger. Enjoy live performances, cultural exhibits, children’s activities, dragon boat racing and more. Taste ethnic foods and delicacies created by local chefs.


Farmers Fall Festival

Sept. 28 – Downtown Cary. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Welcome the fall harvest season with local produce, kids activities, a scavenger hunt and a pie-eating contest. Free.


International Food Festival

Sept. 28 – J. Ashley Wall Towne Square, Cyprus and Third Streets, Wendell. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Sample traditional cuisine from a dozen countries, and enjoy live entertainment, games and inflatables.


Kids Together Walk, Run and Roll for Inclusiveness

Sept. 28 – Kids Together Playground, 111 Thurston Dr., Cary. 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. $15/family, $5/individual. Take part in a 1.4-mile walk for inclusiveness. Registration and activities begin at 10 a.m. and the walk begins at 10:30 a.m. Enjoy refreshments, games, raffle and a decorating station. All ages and abilities welcome. Register online.


Mumkin Fest

Sept. 28 – Knightdale Station Park, 810 N. First Ave., Knightdale. All ages. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Mums and pumpkins are celebrated at this festival featuring live music and food trucks.


Oktoberfest

Sept. 28 – Lafayette Village, 8450 Honeycutt Rd., Raleigh. Noon-5 p.m. Free. This German-inspired festival features live music and food, as well as the popular wiener dog races throughout the day.


Storytelling Festival

Sept. 28 – Historic Oak View County Park, 4028 Carya Dr., Raleigh. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Hear stories from professional storytellers in this event presented in partnership with Wake County Public Libraries.


Youngsville Fall Festival

Sept. 28 – 125 U.S. 1-A, Youngsville. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. Welcome fall’s arrival with a food truck rodeo, car show, face painting, a craft show and more.


Carrboro Music Festival

Sept. 29 – Carrboro Town Hall, 301 W. Main St., Carrboro. 2-10 p.m. Free. Take the family for live music, crafts and food.

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Wear your favorite holiday attire and dine with Santa Claus. Enjoy a delicious brunch, stories and crafts, and take pictures with the jolly man from the North Pole. 

Cost: $10/child. Free for ages 2 and younger

Where:
Joyner Park Community Center
701 Harris Rd.
Wake Forest, NC  27587
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Participants develop their naturalist skills and understanding of local nature. Ages 5-8 with parent. 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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Girls ages 5-12 take their favorite doll and have a creative time together preparing for the holidays. Register by emailing llpolkhouse2@gmail.com.

Cost: $22/attendee, $20/sister

Where:
Historic Polk House
537 N. Blount St.
Raleigh, NC  27604
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Telephone: 919-676-6368
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See dancers and a guitarist from Flamenco Carolina perform a Spanish style of music and dance.

Cost: $3/person

Where:
Century Center
100 N. Greensboro St.
Carrboro, NC  27510
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Ebeneezer Scrooge was visited by three spirits, but what about the next Christmas? With heartwarming excitement, discover how the Cratchit family has fared in the year that has passed since old...

Cost: Free

Where:
Wake Forest Renaissance Centre
405 S. Brooks St.
Wake Forest, NC  27587
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The Durham Medical Orchestra performs with special guest Joseph Alessi, principal trombone, New York Philharmonic.

Cost: Free

Where:
Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University
1336 Campus Dr.
Durham, NC  27705
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As a Christmas gift to our community and surrounding area, Wake Forest Presbyterian Church delivers the true Christmas story in a stirring virtual “walk” through Bethlehem to the stable...

Cost: Free

Where:
Wake Forest Presbyterian Church
12605 Capital Blvd
Wake Forest, NC  27587
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Sponsor: Wake Forest Presbyterian Church
Telephone: 919-556-7777
Contact Name: Meghan Reynolds
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Fun for the entire family, enjoy this wonderful, witty retelling of a classic fairy-tale. With a score consisting of well-known pop songs, follow Snow White and her Seven Dwarves as they try to...

Cost: $10-$60/person

Where:
Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
2 East South Street
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Sponsor: Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
Telephone: 919-996-8700
Contact Name: Blake Jones
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The choir presents its 49th performance on Handel's "Messiah."

Cost: Free

Where:
White Plains United Methodist Church
313 S.E. Maynard Rd.
Cary, NC  27513
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The first day of winter is right around the corner! Help us welcome the season by making a snow globe to take home. We will bring the materials if you bring the imagination! For all ages (adult...

Cost: For all ages (adult accompaniment required for all children); FREE. Registration

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
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Telephone: 919-662-2850

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Children will enjoy this wonderful book written by John Denver reminding us not to forget about the wildlife this holiday season. We will make a craft then take a walk to look for our wildlife...

Cost: Free

Where:
Harris Lake County Park
2112 County Park Dr.
New Hill, NC  27562
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Sponsor: Harris Lake County Park
Telephone: 919-387-4342
Contact Name: Joanne St. Clair
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Join RTOOT as it performs the music of great Italian composers as well as beloved Christmas classics. Purchase tickets online. 

Cost: $9/adult, $3 ages 12 and younger

Where:
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Ave.
Cary, NC  27511
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Dan the Animal Man brings some of his animals from his vast collection to entertain all ages. 

Cost: $3/person

Where:
Century Center
100 N. Greensboro St.
Carrboro, NC  27510
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Help find candy canes hidden in Bond Park before the Grinch turns them green. Ages 6-12. Registration required online. Choose course #127871. 

Cost: $10/child

Where:
Bond Park
801 High House Rd.
Cary, NC
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Embark on a wild ride with favorite Disney characters Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and many others in this fun-filled getaway featuring unexpected hijinks and character interaction. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $15 and up

Where:
PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Ages 1-5 and caregiver delight in the discoveries of 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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Get into the holiday spirit by decorating cooking, making a craft and enjoying a holiday children's show.

Cost: Free

Where:
Century Center
100 N. Greensboro St.
Carrboro, NC  27510
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The Wake Forest Abilities Choir will present an evening of holiday music under the direction of director.

Cost: Free

Where:
Wake Forest Renaissance Centre
405 S. Brooks St.
Wake Forest, NC  27587
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Embark on a wild ride with favorite Disney characters Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and many others in this fun-filled getaway featuring unexpected hijinks and character interaction. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $15 and up

Where:
PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Celebrate pecans at the State Farmers Market.

Cost: Free

Where:
State Farmers Market
1201 Agriculture St.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Join us to learn about how Habitat for Humanity helps build houses, hear a Christmas tale and then build a graham cracker house of your own. Call to, 919-245-2532. Best for ages 4 and up with a...

Cost: free

Where:
Orange County Main Library
137 W Margaret Ln
Hillsborough, NC  27278
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Sponsor: Orange County Public Library
Telephone: 919-245-2539
Contact Name: Libbie Hough
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Is there a man in the moon, and is the moon made of cheese? Sip on some hot cocoa and listen to some of the stories people have told about the moon and find out if there is truth to them. Then...

Cost: For all ages; FREE. Registration is required for everyone, and adult accompanime

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
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Telephone: 919-662-2850
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Discover family traditions from North Carolina and around the globe. Create art, enjoy free access to Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera, and Mexican Modernism, and have a special visit with Santa.

Cost: Free

Where:
North Carolina Museum of Art East Building and Museum Plaza
Raleigh, NC


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Bundle up and enjoy an evening around the campfire learning about creatures of the night and listen to Native American tales about some of our favorite nocturnal animals. Roast marshmallows and go...

Cost: Free

Where:
Harris Lake County Park
2112 County Park Dr.
New Hill, NC  27562
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Sponsor: Harris Lake County Park
Telephone: 919-387-4342
Contact Name: Joanne St. Clair
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Kids ages 5-12 enjoy indoor activities while parents enjoy a night out. Register online. 

Cost: $30/resident, $45/nonresident

Where:
Halle Cultural Arts Center
237 N. Salem St.
Apex, NC  27502
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Wear white clothing and play games, tumble and dance. Enjoy pizza, drinks and more. Ages 5-10. Registration required online. Choose course #127487.

Cost: $18/child; $28 for two children per family

Where:
Middle Creek Community Center
125 Middle Creek Ave.
Apex, NC  27539
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Friday, December 13, 6:00pm, at both the Millbrook and Wake Forest Campuses. Put on your Christmas jammies, grab a blanket and come out for a  festive night to watch the classic animated...

Cost: Free

Where:
Crossroads Fellowship
2721 E Millbrook Road
Raleigh, NC  27604
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Sponsor: Crossroads Fellowship
Telephone: 919-981-0222
Contact Name: Lorraine Entwisle
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Have some fun and make something great at the Clay studio (and parents can sneak away and grab a bite or do some shopping at Northgate Mall). Each kid will complete and paint a piece of pottery...

Cost: $18 per child per workshop

Where:
1058 West Club Blvd
Durham, NC  27701
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Telephone: 919-560-2726
Contact Name: Lauren Tannenbaum
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Embark on a wild ride with favorite Disney characters Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and many others in this fun-filled getaway featuring unexpected hijinks and character interaction. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $15 and up

Where:
PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Sing along with the band as they perform holiday favorites of Christmas, Hanukkah, the winter solstice and more. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Cary Senior Center
120 Maury O'Dell Place
, NC  27513
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Celebrate the love and joy that this season brings by creating art inspired by a Christmas tree. Register online. Choose course #126761.

Cost: $32/resident, $42/nonresident

Where:
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Ave.
Cary, NC  27511
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Give rugby a try. Take part in tag rugby pick-up games every Saturday morning at Baileywick Road Park, near the Second Shelter.  No experience necessary. All ages. 

Cost: Free

Where:
Baileywick Road Park
9501 Baileywick Rd
Second Shelter Field
Raleigh, NC  27615
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Sponsor: Raleigh Redhawks Rugby
Contact Name: denise travis
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Our Reindeer Romp is open to the entire community and our Girls on the Run families. So join us! Celebrate as nearly 1,000 girls reach their end-of-season goals – the finish line is only the...

Cost: $30 - $35

Where:
Koka Booth Amphitheater
8003 Regency Pkwy
Cary, NC  27518
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Sponsor: Girls on the Run of the Triangle
Telephone: 919-401-6307
Contact Name: Jamie Botta
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Ages 5-12 make a picture frame for the holidays. Snack provided. Register online. 

Cost: $30/resident, $45/nonresident

Where:
Halle Cultural Arts Center
237 N. Salem St.
Apex, NC  27502
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Ages 1-5 and caregiver delight in the discoveries of 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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Travel with us to Puerto Rico with books, games and arts and crafts!  Join the staff of ISLA (Immersion for Spanish Language Acquisition) for a fun filled hour! Best for ages 3 and up with a...

Cost: Free Gratis

Where:
Orange County Main Library
137 W Margaret Ln
Hillsborough, NC  27278
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Sponsor: Orange County Public Library
Telephone: 919-245-2539
Contact Name: Libbie Hough
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Embark on a wild ride with favorite Disney characters Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and many others in this fun-filled getaway featuring unexpected hijinks and character interaction. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $15 and up

Where:
PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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One ticket admits the entire family to decorate a special gingerbread house. Supplies provided. Workshops available at 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Allergy-free workshop available at 11 a.m....

Cost: $40

Where:
Family Preschool
4907 Garrett Rd
Durham, NC  27707
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Sponsor: Family Preschool
Telephone: 919-402-1500
Contact Name: Sue Henson
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Family Wildlife Series: Holiday Habitat Helpers Saturday, December 14, 2-3 Attract winter wildlife to your backyard by providing or improving their habitat.  Create simple outdoor decorations...

Cost: Free

Where:
Blue Jay Point County Park
3200 Pleasant Union Church Rd
Raleigh, NC  27614
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Embark on a wild ride with favorite Disney characters Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and many others in this fun-filled getaway featuring unexpected hijinks and character interaction. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $15 and up

Where:
PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Website »

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Embark on a wild ride with favorite Disney characters Mickey, Minnie, Goofy and many others in this fun-filled getaway featuring unexpected hijinks and character interaction. Purchase tickets...

Cost: $15 and up

Where:
PNC Arena
1400 Edwards Mill Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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Join us as we watch for meteors during the Gemenids Meteor Shower. Local astronomers will help us observe these shooting stars and other phenomena in the night sky. As a bonus we may see or hear...

Cost: Free

Where:
American Tobacco Trail
1309 New Hill-Olive Chapel Rd.
Apex, NC  27502
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Sponsor: Harris Lake County Park and the American Tobacco Trail
Telephone: 919-387-4342
Contact Name: Joanne St. Clair
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Favorite Christmas songs are presented in authentic Nashville country style with dazzling guitars and fiddles along with soaring harmonies. Purchase tickets online. 

Cost: $25/person

Where:
Wake Forest Renaissance Centre
405 S. Brooks St.
Wake Forest, NC  27587
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See the choir perform beloved Christmas songs with guest vocal group AVANTE. Purchase tickets online. 

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Ave.
Cary, NC  27511
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