Carolina Parent 2018 Readers' Favorites: Going Places

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This public walkway leads to Kure Beach, which is less than three hours away from the Triangle. Quick access to the coast helped make North Carolina beaches our readers' favorite day trip.

Here are family fun favorites readers voted for this year.

Annual Festival – Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival 
Honorable mention: Got to be NC Festival

Area Museum – Museum of Life and Science
Honorable mention: Marbles Kids Museum

Rainy Day Outing – Marbles Kids Museum
Honorable mention: Greystone Recreation Center

Family Sports Event – Durham Bulls Baseball
Honorable mention: Carolina Hurricanes

Place to Take Visitors – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Honorable mention: Pullen Park

Free Activity or Place – North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Honorable mention: Pullen Park

Day Trip – North Carolina Beaches
Honorable mention: North Carolina Zoo

Performing Arts – Durham Performing Arts Center
Honorable mention: PNC Arena


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Categories: Cultural, Education, Family, Food + Fun, Outdoors, Things To Do