March 2020: Our Picks for Fun Family Outings
Harlem Globetrotters, International Festival, and more
Food, dancing, live music, games, exhibits, shopping vendors, and much more comprise this international event. More than 60 communities based in the Triangle are participating, organizers say, with kid-focused activities like face-painting, a scavenger hunt, crafts, and more. NC State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh. Times vary. $6-$22.
It’s back, LEGO aficionados: The BrickUniverse LEGO Fan Convention comes to the Triangle for its sixth year with a run at the Raleigh Convention Center. Read our latest story on the event here. Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S Salisbury St., Raleigh. Times vary, $15.
The Harlem Globetrotters are trotting the globe again, with a stop at PNC Arena planned on this tour. Expect the thrills that have made the team world-famous: crazy dunks, stunts, and more on the court. PNC Arena, 1400 Edwards Mill Rd., Raleigh. 3 p.m. $23-$140.
This massive toy event, with both contemporary and vintage dealers, is back. Aside from a slew of dealers, panels, and guests, the convention also offers discounted prices for getting into the Marbles Kid Museum or an IMAX film. Marbles IMAX, 201 East Hargett St., Raleigh. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $6-$11.