outdoor

GUIDE: North Carolina's Zoos and Aquariums

North Carolina has an impressive array of places to see and learn about animals. We have zoos, aquariums, animal sanctuaries, science centers and more, offering in-person experiences with animals from aardvarks to zebras. Whether you walk through, drive through or…

Triangle 2020 Holiday Art and Craft Fairs

The winter holidays are full of family fun, foods and shopping for artisan-crafted treasures and unique gifts. This year is no different, except for the COVID-related safety precautions in place to keep shoppers and vendors safe. Check out this list…

fit RDU Offers Outdoor Exercise Classes

Many of us are really struggling to keep our mental health in check right now. Between the stress of virtual schooling, isolation and worry about jobs and the economy it’s not easy to stay upbeat. One great way to…

A Visit to the Kersey Valley Sunflower Extravaganza

  The pandemic-related cancellation of the 2020 summer sunflower field at Dorothea Dix Park in Raleigh disappointed so many Triangle residents. In just a few years, visiting the field had turned into a great tradition for area families--photo opportunities…

Master's Garden Preschool

With 5 unique camp weeks to offer, MGP Summer Camp is sure to have something for your child!

JC Raulston Arboretum

Ages 4-14. June-August. See website for sessions and costs. Hands-on science lessons, garden investigations, crafts, games and more.

Daniel Dhers Action Sports Complex

World’s largest action sports complex owned by pro BMX rider Daniel Dhers. 37,000 sq. ft of indoor/outdoor riding space. Hourly riding rates.