Holiday Craft Fairs in Raleigh, Durham & Other Triangle Towns


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Knightdale Holiday Fair

Nov. 1 – Local vendors showcase holiday gifts for sale. Free. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Knightdale Recreation Center, 102 Lawson Ridge Rd., Knightdale. 919-217-2232. knightdalenc.gov.

St. Andrew the Apostle Holiday Craft Fair

Nov. 1 – Shop for holiday crafts and more. Free. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, 3008 Old Raleigh Rd., Apex. saintandrew.org.

 

A Shopping SPREE! Presented by the Junior League of Raleigh

Nov. 1-2 – Shop for jewelry and accessories, clothing for men, women and children, and home and holiday decor. Proceeds from SPREE! benefit the Junior League of Raleigh and its programs. $10 advance tickets, $12 at the door. Free for ages 12 and younger. 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 1; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 2. Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S. Salisbury St., Raleigh. ashoppingspree.org.

 

Visions of Sugarplums Holiday Art and Gift Show

Nov. 6-8 – This annual Raleigh event features ornaments, gourmet foods and holiday and home decor. Free. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 6-7; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 8. Quail Hollow Swim Club, 800 Orleans Place, Raleigh. visionsofsugarplumsraleigh.com.

 

Bethesda Christian Academy Shop Til You Drop Community Vendor Market

Nov. 8 – Enjoy more than 30 vendors, live entertainment, a raffle, food trucks and an outdoor kids’ zone. Free. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Bethesda Christian Academy, 1914 S. Miami Blvd., Durham. 919-598-0190. bcacrusaders.org.

 

Christmas Shopping Spree

Nov. 8 – Purchase holiday gifts from vendors selling American Girl doll clothes, jewelry, handmade soaps, home decor, stocking stuffers and more. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free. Genesis UMC, 850 High House Rd., Cary. genesis-umc.org.

 

TPPK Holiday Bazaar and Craft Fair

Nov. 8 – Shop for holiday items from more than 40 vendors. Free. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Triangle Presbyterian Preschool and Kindergarten, 5001 Tudor Place, Durham. 919-544-2872. tppk.org.

 
White Street Holiday Market

Nov. 8 – Shop over 75 vendors, enjoy hot cider and see a pottery demonstration. Free. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The Cotton Company, 306 S. White St., Historic Downtown Wake Forest. 919-570-0087. thecottoncompany.net.


Holiday Vendor Fair and Bake Sale

Nov. 13-14 – Holiday gifts and giveaways highlight this annual fair. Free. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Salem Baptist Preschool, Fellowship Hall, 1205 Salem Church Rd., Apex. www.salem-bc.org/preschool.


Winterwoods Holiday Shoppe

Nov. 14-15 – More than 40 vendors showcase holiday decorations, jewelry, clothes, toys, food specialties, household accents and more. Free. 5-9 p.m. Nov. 14; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 15. Woods Charter School, 160 Woodland Grove Ln., Chapel Hill. woodscharter.org.



Southwest Elementary School PTA’s Craftacular Craft and Vendor Fair

Nov. 15 – Enjoy holiday gift shopping, food trucks, a raffle and more. Free. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Southwest Elementary School, 2320 Cook Rd., Durham. swepta.weebly.com/craft-fair.html.



Wakefield High School's Mistletoe Market Holiday Fair

Nov. 15 – Shop 185 vendors offering handmade arts and crafts, gifts, jewelry, fresh-cut wreaths, garland and Christmas trees. Also enjoy a bake sale, basket raffle and food court. $5. Receive $1 off admission with canned/nonperishable food donation. 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Wakefield High School, 2200 Wakefield Pines Dr., Raleigh. wakefieldhsptsa.org.



Durham Art Walk Holiday Market

Nov. 22-23 – More than 200 artists sell, exhibit and create art in multiple downtown locations, within easy walking distance of the Durham Arts Council. Enjoy music, food, family activities, as well as the DAC's 60th Anniversary Open House. Free.10 a.m.– 5 p.m. Nov. 22; 1-5 p.m. Nov. 23.Get a map and start the tour at the Durham Arts Council, 120 Morris St., Durham. durhamarts.org.



Cedar Creek Gallery Holiday Open House

Nov. 22-23 – Take the family for holiday treats, festive music and ornament shopping. Santa visits from noon-3 p.m. Free. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Cedar Creek Gallery, 1150 Fleming Rd., Creedmoor. 919-528-1041. cedarcreekgallery.com.

 

Christmas Carousel Holiday Festival

Nov. 28-30 – Shop for arts, crafts and holiday gifts from more than 250 vendors. $8 adults, $4 ages 6-12. Free for ages 5 and younger. 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 28; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 29; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 30. Jim Graham Building, N.C. State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. christmascarousel.com.



Holiday Handmade Pop-Up Market

Nov. 29 – Local artist vendors sell pottery, jewelry, terrariums, pencil skirts, cards and knitted items. Free. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Perch Studios, 204 W. Main St., 2nd Floor, Carrboro. perchstudios.net.

 

Carolina Designer Craftsmen Crafts Show and Marketplace

Nov. 29-Dec. 1 – More than 100 artists from across the Southeast showcase their works in pottery, jewelry and more. See demonstrations in glass and woodworking and enjoy live music. $7. Free for ages 12 and younger. 6-9 p.m. Nov. 29; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 30; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 1. N.C. State Fairgrounds Exposition Center, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. carolinadesignercraftsmen.com.

 

Cary Academy Holiday Shoppe

Dec. 4-6 – Shop for holiday gifts from more than 100 vendors. Free. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 4; 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 6:30-9 p.m. Dec. 5; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 6. Cary Academy, 1500 North Harrison Ave., Cary. 919-228-4653. www.caryacademy.org/page.cfm?p=6601.



Blues Notes Holiday Boutique

Dec. 6 – Enjoy holiday shopping with a variety of vendors. Free. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Salem Middle School, 6150 Old Jenks Rd., Apex. salemmiddleschool.weebly.com.

 

Christmas Holiday Shoppe at St. Thomas More School

Dec. 6 – Shop with talented artisans and crafters and enjoy a bake sale and holiday music. The Reindeer Cafe serves a hot lunch. Proceeds benefit the school and its educational programs. Free. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Friends and Family Hall at St. Thomas More Church, 940 Carmichael St., Chapel Hill. stmhsa.org/events.

 

Elf Holiday Craft Fair

Dec. 6 – Shop for holiday arts and crafts from more than 35 artisans. A kids’ zone will feature hands-on art projects and classic holiday films. Free. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. 919-929-2787. artscenterlive.org/event/exhibition/2828.

 

Morrisville Holiday Craft Fair

Dec. 6 – Enjoy crafts from local vendors and a visit with Santa. Free. Noon-2 p.m. Cedar Fork Community Center, 1050 Town Hall Dr., Morrisville. 919-463-7100. www.ci.morrisville.nc.us.

 

Scandinavian Christmas Fair

Dec. 6 – Celebrate the traditions of Scandinavia through unique crafts, gifts, live performances, cuisine and more. $7 adults. Free for ages 12 and younger. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Holshouser Building, N.C. State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. scanfair.org.

 

St. Nicholas Christmas Market

Dec. 6 – Enjoy this festival of food, gifts, decorative items from around the world, an exhibit on the life of St. Nicholas, music from the Little German Band and more. Free. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saints Cyril and Methodius Parish, 2510 Piney Plains Rd., Cary. 919-851-9266. facebook.com/SaintNicholasMarket.

 

Boylan Heights ArtWalk

Dec. 7 – More than 100 artists and craftspeople sell a wide range of glasswork, woodwork, textiles and clothing, ceramics, drawings, photography and painting from the neighborhood’s porches, yards and sidewalks. Food will be available throughout the day. Free. Noon-5 p.m. Boylan Heights, downtown Raleigh, artwalk.boylanheights.org.



The Durham Patchwork Holiday Market

Dec. 20 – Shop a diverse selection of high quality and original goods from crafters and vintage vendors. Both will be located in Fullsteam and Motorco on Riggsbee Avenue in Durham. Presented by Grimm Vintage. Free. Noon-4 p.m. https://www.facebook.com/TheDurhamPatchworkMiniMarket.

 

Search carolinaparent.com for “holiday fairs” to find more holiday crafting events.

 

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November 2019

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
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Telephone: 919-662-2850
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During harvest time, farmers often helped their neighbors to get hard work done during communal gatherings such as corn shucking. Learn about this fall tradition and make a corn husk doll to take...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675

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We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Experience some of the best trail running the Piedmont has to offer in this unique trail marathon and 10 miler across Durham County, North Carolina. The course winds along the scenic Eno River...

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
5253 Roxboro Rd
Durham, NC  27712
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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: 24.00

Where:
Open Arts
1222 Copeland Oaks Dr.
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Babies On The MOVE
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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: 24.00

Where:
Open Arts
1222 Copeland Oaks Dr.
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Babies On The MOVE
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Hike along Bolin Creek Greenway to the Adams Tract Red Trail to learn about the trees and wildlife in Carrboro.

Cost: Free

Where:
Wilson Park Shelter
101 Williams St.
Carrboro, NC  27510
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Step back in time with our 19th-century costumed interpreters and watch the millstones at work grinding corn into meal. Tour fee: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (ages 60 & over), $3/Child (ages 7-16),...

Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (60+ yrs), $3/Child (7-16yrs), Free/Child (6yrs & younger)

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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Learn about mammals of the Piedmont through skulls and pelts, and what bones reveal about animals.  This is a hands-on family friendly presentation by Patricia Thomas-Laemont with Elon...

Cost: Free

Where:
Bynum Front Porch
950 Bynum Rd
Pittsboro, NC  27312
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Sponsor: Friends of Lower Haw River State Natural Area
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November is a time to be thankful! Celebrate the natural world and where our favorite Thanksgiving foods come from. Investigate corn under microscopes and hand lenses, learn the difference between...

Cost: For all ages; FREE. Registration is required for everyone

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

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Join in the fight against kidney disease by taking part in a 3.5-mile walk at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. All ages. Strollers are welcome; however, bicycles and in-line skates are not...

Cost: See website for fees

Where:
Durham Bulls Athletic Park
Blackwell St.
Durham, NC  27701
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Fall Family Cookie Decorating. Enjoy a family outing…. Come learn a variety of cookie recipes suited for decorating. Then practice piping and flooding sugar cookies for the perfect look....

Cost: $5.00

Where:
The Studio School of Durham
1201 W Woodcroft Pkwy
Durham, NC  27713
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Sponsor: The Studio School of Durham
Telephone: 984-377-4502
Contact Name: Danielle Sunde
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Search for salamanders, owls and more. Equipment provided. Ages 10-13. Register online. Choose course #128019.

Cost: $8/resident, $10/nonresident

Where:
Stevens Nature Center/Hemlock Bluffs
2616 Kildaire Farm Rd.
Raleigh, NC
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Telephone: 919-387-5980
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See horses compete and enjoy food trucks, children's activities and more. Admission is free; Saturday evening Grand Prix tickets are $10/person. Proceeds benefit Duke Children's...

Cost: Free

Where:
Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex
4601 Trinity Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
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We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
View map »


Telephone: 919-856-6675
Website »

More information

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
View map »


Telephone: 919-662-2850
Website »

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Red, yellow, orange, and brown – leaves come in all different sizes and colors. Practice your color and shape recognition through centers, songs, and stories. For ages 18 months to 3 years (adult...

Cost: FREE. Registration is required.

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

More information

See horses compete and enjoy food trucks, children's activities and more. Admission is free; Saturday evening Grand Prix tickets are $10/person. Proceeds benefit Duke Children's...

Cost: Free

Where:
Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex
4601 Trinity Rd.
Raleigh, NC  27607
View map »


Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
View map »


Telephone: 919-662-2850
Website »

More information

We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
View map »


Telephone: 919-856-6675
Website »

More information

Kids hike, make projects and engage in nature activities. Ages 5-8. Register online. Choose course #127196.

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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Catboy, Owlette, and Gekko will delight fans of all ages with live performances featuring world-class production, toe-tapping tunes and a whole lot of super fun as they go into...

Cost: $28.50 and up

Where:
Durham Performing Arts Center
123 Vivian St.
Durham, NC  27701
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We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
View map »


Telephone: 919-856-6675
Website »

More information

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
View map »


Telephone: 919-662-2850
Website »

More information

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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We’ll enjoy poetry written in honor of the many holidays that occur around this time of the year. Following questions and discussion, those attending will have the opportunity to share by reading...

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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We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
View map »


Telephone: 919-856-6675
Website »

More information

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
View map »


Telephone: 919-662-2850
Website »

More information

Join us in the Kidzu Front Yard Garden for a special off-season Junior Gardeners in honor of Chapel Hill Arbor Week. Get hands on and explore trees, and all the things they provide including...

Cost: Free

Where:
Kidzu Children's Museum
201 S. Estes Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC  27514
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Take the fast track to nature in this hands-on study of ecology. Ages 8-12. Register online.  Chose course #127203.

Cost: $9/resident, $12/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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The word philanthropy means love of mankind. From the earliest days, human civilization has depended upon kindness directed towards strangers. Explore the history of giving, then help to cut out...

Cost: FREE. Registration is required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675

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Join us to learn about 4H and then enjoy fall activities and crafts!  No registration is required. Grades 3-5

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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Join Cary Lifestyle Magazine for a wonderful night of charity, fashion, decadent food and drinks and shopping. Proceeds go to Saving Grace NC,non-profit animal rescue, that since its inception in...

Cost: $75.00

Where:
Hilton Garden Inn
131 Columbus Ave
Cary, NC  27518
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Sponsor: Carolina LifeStyle Magazine
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Enjoy a family-friendly movie and a slice or two of pizza. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Purchase tickets online.

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

Where:
The Halle Cultural Center
237 N. Salem St.
Apex, NC  27502
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Ages 11 and older with special needs help support the Town of Cary's annual toy drive by donating an unwrapped toy for a child in need. Make cards for the holiday cards for these...

Cost: $2/resident, $3/nonresident

Where:
Cary Senior Center
120 Maury O'Dell Place
Cary, NC  27513
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Transformative stories through the mists of time adapted from "1001 Arabian Nights" and performed by Emerson's 10th grade class.  Recommended for audiences age 10 and up. For...

Cost: $5-$12

Where:
Emerson Waldorf School
6211 New Jericho Road
Brown Wing
Chapel Hill, NC  27516
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It’s the summer before the 1904 World’s Fair and the three Smith sisters are filled with anticipation. But the year brings turmoil as family life interferes with their newfound chances...

Cost: Adults: $15 Seniors: $10 Students and children: $5 Family 4-pack

Where:
William Peace University, Kenan Auditorium
15 E Peace St
Raleigh, NC  27604
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Sponsor: William Peace University
Contact Name: Charles Machalicky
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We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
View map »


Telephone: 919-856-6675
Website »

More information

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
View map »


Telephone: 919-662-2850
Website »

More information

Celebrate collards at the State Farmers Market.

Cost: Free

Where:
State Farmers Market
1201 Agriculture St.
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Come share the excitement as Park West Village hosts Winter Wonderland in The District. Kids of all ages will enjoy our Magical Winter Lights Paintscaping, featuring colorful holiday lights...

Cost: Free

Where:
Park West Village
Village Market Place
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Park West Village
Contact Name: Conner
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Talented dance students perform the lavishly staged holiday ballet alongside guest artists from Carolina Ballet. All ages. Purchase tickets online.

Cost: $12-$27

Where:
Fletcher Theater, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
2 E. South St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Deck the halls at Waverly Place and welcome the holiday season with their Eighth Annual Tree Lighting Celebration! The festivities kick off on Friday, November 22 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and...

Cost: Free

Where:
Waverly Place Shopping Center
302 Colonades Way
Cary, NC  27518
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Transformative stories through the mists of time adapted from "1001 Arabian Nights" and performed by Emerson's 10th grade class.  Recommended for audiences age 10 and up. For...

Cost: $5-$12

Where:
Emerson Waldorf School
6211 New Jericho Road
Brown Wing
Chapel Hill, NC  27516
View map »


Website »

More information

The Triangle Youth String Orchestra and Youth String Sinfonia present a joint concert of their fall repertoire. All ages. Purchase tickets online.

Cost: See website for fees

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

More information

It’s the summer before the 1904 World’s Fair and the three Smith sisters are filled with anticipation. But the year brings turmoil as family life interferes with their newfound chances...

Cost: Adults: $15 Seniors: $10 Students and children: $5 Family 4-pack

Where:
William Peace University, Kenan Auditorium
15 E Peace St
Raleigh, NC  27604
View map »


Sponsor: William Peace University
Contact Name: Charles Machalicky
Website »

More information

Show More...
Show Less...

Our seventh annual food drive will be held during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Crowder County Park
4709 Ten-Ten Rd
Apex, NC  27529
View map »


Telephone: 919-662-2850
Website »

More information

We will be conducting a food drive during the month of November. All donations benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (www.foodbankcenc.org). We encourage you to get involved...

Cost: FREE. Registration is not required.

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
View map »


Telephone: 919-856-6675
Website »

More information

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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Ages 5 and older move through yoga poses and show gratitude by writing a thank-you note for someone special. Registration required online. Choose course #127447. 

Cost: $19/child

Where:
Middle Creek Community Center
125 Middle Creek Ave.
Apex, NC  27539
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Learn about the state’s American Indian culture from musicians, dancers, craftspeople and storytellers from eight state-recognized tribes. Over 100 presenters will fill the museum and...

Cost: Free

Where:
N.C. Museum of History
5 E. Edenton St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Join dozens of ethnic communities at the Global Holiday Festival and Market to celebrate and honor holidays and traditions from around the world.  Sample traditional dishes, view free dance...

Cost: Free

Where:
Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh
Raleigh, NC


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Talented dance students perform the lavishly staged holiday ballet alongside guest artists from Carolina Ballet. Show times are at noon and 5 p.m. All ages. Purchase tickets online.

Cost: $12-$27

Where:
Fletcher Theater, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
2 E. South St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Want to get inside Historic Yates Mill? Join us for a half-hour tour (starting at 1, 1:30, 2, 2:30 & 3 p.m.) to view the main power drive and milling machinery while exploring the mill's history...

Cost: $5/Adult, $4/Senior (60+ yrs), $3/Child (7-16yrs), Free/Child (6yrs & younger)

Where:
Historic Yates Mill County Park
4620 Lake Wheeler Road
Raleigh, NC  27603
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Telephone: 919-856-6675
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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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Talented dance students perform the lavishly staged holiday ballet alongside guest artists from Carolina Ballet. Show times are at noon and 5 p.m. All ages. Purchase tickets online.

Cost: $12-$27

Where:
Fletcher Theater, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts
2 E. South St.
Raleigh, NC  27601
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Come share the excitement as Park West Village hosts Winter Wonderland in The District. Kids of all ages will enjoy our Magical Winter Lights Paintscaping, featuring colorful holiday lights...

Cost: Free

Where:
Park West Village
Village Market Place
Morrisville, NC  27560
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Sponsor: Park West Village
Contact Name: Conner
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East Cloud Kungfu hosts a Parent's Night Out event, featuring a safe environment for kids as they about the wide world of kungfu.   Check it out!...

Cost: $25 first child, $20 each additional child

Where:
East Cloud Kungfu, LLC
5655-A Western Blvd
Raleigh, NC  27606
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Sponsor: East Cloud Kungfu, LLC
Telephone: 252-646-7053
Contact Name: Imari Colon
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Transformative stories through the mists of time adapted from "1001 Arabian Nights" and performed by Emerson's 10th grade class.  Recommended for audiences age 10 and up. For...

Cost: $5-$12

Where:
Emerson Waldorf School
6211 New Jericho Road
Brown Wing
Chapel Hill, NC  27516
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It’s the summer before the 1904 World’s Fair and the three Smith sisters are filled with anticipation. But the year brings turmoil as family life interferes with their newfound chances...

Cost: Adults: $15 Seniors: $10 Students and children: $5 Family 4-pack

Where:
William Peace University, Kenan Auditorium
15 E Peace St
Raleigh, NC  27604
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Sponsor: William Peace University
Contact Name: Charles Machalicky
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