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Fred G. Bond Metro Park
#1 of 27 things to do in Cary
The family can set up a picnic in the open fields overlooking a beautiful large lake surrounded by woods as well as hold a big family gathering in the covered cabin-like room with large long tables and rear deck w...
This park has something for everyone to enjoy: running/hiking trails, great play area for kids, paddle boats/canoes, beautiful picnic area, etc.
Hemlock Bluffs Nature Preserve
#2 of 27 things to do in Cary
Highly recommended for families as well as those looking for a nice hike in a quiet and terrific setting outside of every day hustle and bustle.
The rangers are friendly and my kids have enjoyed their educational programs, although by far their favorite activity is racing up and down the dozens of steps that carry you from treetop-level down to a stream be...
Koka Booth Ampitheatre
#3 of 27 things to do in Cary
It was a great way to spend the evening as a family accompanied by our little cooler of treats for kids big and small;) What we appreciate about Kooka Booth is the variety of events hosted, the fact you can pack i...
Enjoyed another family outing to the NC Chinese Lantern Festival at the Koka Booth Ampitheatre recently.
Apex Community Park
#6 of 27 things to do in Cary
Additionally, the park has a GREAT variety of amenities for the entire family, including tennis courts, basketball courts, baseball fields, 2 playgrounds,restrooms, and 2 picnic shelters large enough for big events.
After the kids got soggy and worn out, we wandered on the lake trail and loved seeing so many people enjoying the park, exercising, smiling, walking dogs, and enjoying the fresh air.
Cary Arts Center
#5 of 27 things to do in Cary
In addition to traditional arts classes for kids and adults, the Cary Arts center boasts ceramics studios, sewing studios, and much more.
There were all types of art classes- glass making, sewing, drawing, drama- for children and adults going on the Sat.
WakeMed Soccer Park
#9 of 27 things to do in Cary
Highly recommended for a simple and cheap evening of family fun.
From kids to adults it's so much fun.
Sri Venkateswara Temple
#7 of 27 things to do in Cary
What was a Valentine's Day visit with friends and family turned out to be a deeply religious one.
Phillips Farms of Cary
#13 of 27 things to do in Cary
The berries are great and the kids have a blast on the bounce pad! Staffers have always been super helpful and friendly.
This is an awesome corn maze and it is fun filled for children of all ages.
Pullen Park Raleigh 6.7 mi away
#3 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Pullen park has picnic areas, a carousel, paddle boats, small tug boats for young children, great playgrounds for young and older kids, sand and water areas, an indoor pool, and an awesome little train for the fam...
Me and my boys love this park!! the amusement rides for the kids are awesome they really enjoy it and the paddle boats is our favorite it's a beautiful quite scenery!
Marbles Kids Museum Raleigh 8.2 mi away
#5 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
The Marbles Kids Museum is filled with hands-on learning centers which encourage the children (and adults) to explore, create, and just play, It is a fun outing for kids, rain or shine!
Grandkids have been coming here for years and we all still love it - we love watch the kids enjoying learning through play - the youngest, at 4 loves to play at being a vet, animal carer, with the puppies, fish, b...
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Raleigh 8.0 mi away
#1 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Superb Museum of Natural History, incredibly bright and airy, perfect for families, wonderful displays of nature................don't miss the whale skeletons, or the mega dino skeleton in it's own room..............
The Discovery Room is great for little children; the Meet the Animals daily shows are informative and fun and hands-on, and the lab experiment rooms in the 'new' addition provide budding scientists with (again) lo...
Umstead State Park Raleigh 7.1 mi away
#9 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
If you want more solitude avoid the lake, if you walk deep in the forset you are bound to stumble upon one of its many creeks- which gives the kids ample opportunity to find crawdads, or the ever elusive fairies a...
There is so much nature to see and explore and it was great experiencing it through the eyes of the children.
North Carolina Museum of History Raleigh 8.0 mi away
#6 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
There's something for everyone's interests...sports, pirates, civil rights, beautiful art, antiques, plenty of hands-on activities for the kids, alone it's worth the trip for the Billy Graham devotional center.
We liked the houses, the kids loved the railway exhibit with the music and scenes of N Carolina life, the youngest loved playing in the tepee and my husband lived the Painting exhibition that captured moments and...
Lake Johnson Park Raleigh 4.1 mi away
#11 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Throughout the year there are also extra activities - there have been drum circles, movies and pizza for kids (where parents can drop them off and return to get a much-needed adult break), fishing competitions, sa...
I've seen parents jogging with their kid in a stroller, joggers with pups and group joggers.
JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University Raleigh 4.6 mi away
#7 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
I highly recommend the arboretum to photographers and families alike.
It is a wonderful place to walk around, sit and relax, spend time with family and friends.
State Farmers Market Raleigh 6.9 mi away
#10 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Covered areas with Lots of vendors with produce, seafood, fresh baked breads and crafts with activities for children.
We also make the State Farmers Market our family place to get our Christmas tree and wreaths during the holidays.
Historic Yates Mill County Park Raleigh 7.2 mi away
#12 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Start in the mini-museum where artifacts which have been unearthed from centuries ago are displayed with some interactive activities for kids.
Fun Family Outing!
PNC Arena Raleigh 3.4 mi away
#16 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
PNC Arena and Hurricanes was AWESOME family fun!
Other than that, a really good group of fans, good team, and a lot of family fun!
Raleigh Little Theatre Rose Garden Raleigh 6.3 mi away
#14 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
I enjoyed the free garden with my kids and family.
Even my kids love going.
Crabtree Valley Mall Raleigh 6.6 mi away
#15 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Had dinner and cocktails with adult kids last night, the food was soo good and the service was awesome.
I buy shoes, clothes and toys for my young children and all very nice.
Lake Crabtree County Park Morrisville 3.8 mi away
#3 of 13 things to do in Morrisville
A large number of ducks in the river make it attractive for small kids and the trail with a view of the river is awesome.
Lake Crabtree is a great place to take the family when you are looking for things to do on a budget.
Raleigh Flea Market Raleigh 3.9 mi away
#25 of 125 things to do in Raleigh
Great deals, lots of different vendors, antiques, furniture, kids stuff, fresh produce, great food vendors!
I absolutely enjoyed myself as did the other members of my family and friends.