We want you ready! Ready for a week of family fun throughout the Raleigh area. Grab your calendars and plan for a weekday or weekend outing with the kids. Check below for this week’s events.
Plan for a Family Outing in & around Raleigh: November 13th – 19th
November 13th :: Santa Paws, Pet Photos with Santa at Triangle Town Center in Raleigh. Every Monday from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. bring your four-legged furry family member for a holiday pic!
November 15th :: Pop-Up Parkhop Playdate with RMB & Baby+Company at Sassafras All Children’s Playground at Laurel Hills Park in Raleigh. Free event runs from 10:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m. and features a fun free Family Yoga Session with Little Guru Kids Yoga, a hands-on activity from Juggle and a chance to enter a big basket giveaway! Nursing mothers can find a comfy spot for mom and baby in the main shelter with Baby+Company. Bring your clean and gently used/new coats to donate to the “Coats Cause We Care” program. Register here and enjoy a fun afternoon of play, giggles, and new friends. Follow the Facebook Event Page to stay up to date on all the happenings.
November 17th :: Waverly Place Holiday Tree Lighting is helping families kick off the holidays with a Santa Visit, lighting of the tree with Mayor Weinbrecht, music and holiday performances and much more.
November 18th :: Raleigh Christmas Parade is back again ready to kick off the holiday season. Starts at 9:40 a.m. Visit their website to map out the route and grab your seat early!
November 18th :: Kids Code at Marbles Museum from 1pm-4pm. Kids will experience coding with hands-on activities from tinkering with computer parts, programming a human robot and more.
November 18th :: Celebrate art, hiking, science and more at the Triangle Volksmarch. Families can enjoy a self-paced walking challenge for all ages. Travel around the Capital Area Greenway collecting stamps at stations and earn a patch upon completion. There are also special events along the trail.
November 18th :: 22nd Annual American Indian Celebration from 11am – 4pm at the NC Museum of History will be a day filled with musicians, dancers, artists, storytellers and authors from North Carolina’s Eight State-Recognized Tribes. A family event that all ages will enjoy!
November 18th – 19th :: Repticon Raleigh Reptile & Exotic Animal Show is returning to town. Bring your big and little reptile fans for a day of fun with live animal seminars, raffle prizes, family-oriented educational fun and more. Visit their website to learn more.
November 18th :: Annual Christmas Tree Lighting at the Commons in North Hills is back again for families to enjoy an evening (3:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) of holiday performances, activities, Santa visits, bounce houses, trackless trains, a Vendors Village and much more.
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