Tag Archives: family friendly events in the triangle

Triangle Russian Festival

When: Sat, 8 February, 11 – 8 PM EST Where: Halle Cultural Arts Center, 237 North Salem Street, Apex, NC 27502 Website: trianglerussianfestival.com Cost: Free! The Triangle is an amazing place for cultural festivals! One you might not expect is the Russian Cultural Festival. This is a celebration of folk and ethnic heritage of the whole […]


Native American Powwow

When: February 1, 2020, 12 – 5 PM  Where: North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics (PEC Gymnasium)  Cost: $5 per person, free for under 5  In case you missed it, the Piedmont of NC has its own Powwow! A powwow is a public celebtration of Native American music, dance, art, crafts and food. It […]


North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival

Just when you thought the time for holiday fun was over, here is one more chance to take in some magic! While not exactly an holiday display the Chinese Lantern Festival is an spectacular visual light display that compliments the season. When: November 22, 2019 – January 12, 2020- Tues.-Sun. 6-10pm; performances Tue.-Thurs. 6:30pm and 8pm, […]


Holiday Fun This Weekend

The holiday extravaganza continues! The Triangle area is so amazing with the variety of holiday themed activities that are available, especially if you are ok with driving to your fun. So, throw on a coat, pack the kids in the car and pick one of these fun events!  Nutcracker On Ice! A holiday tradition for […]


28th Annual Tanglewood Festival of Lights!

The 28th Annual Tanglewood Festival of Lights- at Tanglewood Park, in Clemmons NC is happening now! From November 15th to January 1st. Festival of Lights is open nightly, Friday, November 15th, 2019 through Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 from 6PM to 11PM, with the exception of Tuesday, December 31, when the show closes at 10PM.  Visitors will view over a […]


Holiday Markets for the Thanksgiving Weekend

As we roll closer to Thanksgiving, a plethora of Holiday activities and markets are popping up! From shopping to parades, tree lightings and more will have you feeling the Holiday spirit.  Here are three Holiday Markets to satisfy the shopper urges while supporting local economies!  Saxapahaw Holiday Market  This annual market is super popular and […]



Fall Fun for the Family

Ok, here is your source for all the fall festival fun you can possibly handle. From corn mazes, to haunted trails, pumpkin picking and animal fun, these farms will provide all the essentials for you to embrace the best of the season. Gross Farms – Sanford, NCThe Gross family has owned and farmed this land for […]


Octoberfests!!

Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beer Tap Takeover at The House of Hops  October 5 @ 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM Take advantage of the cooler temps and head over to Penguin Place in the new Chatham Park Mosaic for the first weekend of October festivities. Kick off the season of pumpkin and autumn flavors- even in your alcoholic […]


Town of Cary July 4th Celebration

Town of Cary July 4th Celebration * July 4th* 3 – 10 PM Koka Booth Amphitheatre 8003 Regency Parkway, Cary, NC 27518 This Independence Day Celebration features free patriotic performances by the Cary Town Band and the North Carolina Symphony along with family-based activities including fair rides, games, eating contents, vendors and an evening fireworks […]