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January - December 2009

Fri., March 2, 2009 
First Friday at NC Museum of Natural Sciences.
11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC  27601.  Enjoy exhibits, food and a free "Natural Horror Picture Show" movie (typically old classics and sci-fi movies ) from 5 - 9 pm every First Friday of the month at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Click link for the Museum's calendar to find out what movie will be showing (Free).


Sat., March 14, 2009
27th Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade,  Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh, 12:00 pm
Enjoy the parade with Irish dancing, music and festivities continuing after the parade.
(919) 846-9739


Tues, March 17, 2009
Reptile & Amphibian Day at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, 11 W. Jones St., Raleigh
Tuesday, March 17, 2009, 9am-5pm
Learn about turtles and turtle conservation, and see live snakes, lizards, turtles, frogs, toads, salamanders, and other reptiles and amphibians.
(919) 733-7450.


Sat  & Sun, March 28 and 29, 2009
The North Carolina Renaissance Faire - New Location in 2009 (prior years were at the State Fairgrounds - NEW LOCATION in WAKE FOREST, NC in 2009) 13239 Capital Blvd, Wake Forest, NC  27587 
Bring the whole family and come join in a wonderful "environmental theater" celebration of medieval life and times at the North Carolina Renaissance Faire!  Walk into the gates and enter a medieval or renaissance village and become a part of it for the day.  Meat lords and ladies, knights and maidens, pirates, fairies, or royalty; play games, and enjoy live music, dancing, storytelling, puppetry, magic, sword fighting, and jousting.  (Watch the knights on horseback as the jester gallops alongside on a little pony!)  There is always something new to discover as you step back in time at the North Carolina Renaissance Faire!  Tickets: $12 adults; $6 Kids 5-12; Seniors FREE: Kids under 5 years old FREE.  See the North Carolina Renaissance Faire website for more information. Weekends March 28th & 29th and April 4th and 5th, 2009, 10am - 6:30pm.
(800) 755-8004.

Find 16th Century Men's, Women's and Children's clothing; capes & Cloaks, costume patterns and more at, the official costume supplier of the North Carolina Renaissance Faire.  Children love to dress up; the North Carolina Renaissance Faire is a great opportunity to become a knight or princess or magician or fair maiden!

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