Chapel Hill, Raleigh & Durham
Festivals & Events -
and events further afield (North Carolina Day and Weekend Event Ideas)
If you would like to suggest an event or festival for inclusion, please . We appreciate your comments and suggestions!
Click on month
January - December 2010
|Tues., February 2, 2010|
Day Event at the NC Museum of Natural Sciences.
11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC 27601.
10am - 2pm.
Watch Groundhog Sir Walter Wally emerge from his winter home. If he sees his shadow, we'll have another six weeks of winter! Learn about groundhogs and hibernation, meet live animals, and discover how they make it through the winter. Free.
(919) 733-7450 or toll-free (877)4NATSCI.
|Fri., February 5, 2010|
|First Friday at
NC Museum of Natural Sciences.
11 W. Jones St., Raleigh, NC 27601.
Enjoy exhibits, food and a free movie from 5 - 9 pm every First Friday of the month at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. Movie begins at 7pm. Also featured will be live music with The Foyer at 5:30 pm; beverages and snacks will be available from the Acro Cafe.
(919) 733-7350, ext. 302 or toll-free 877-4NATSCI.
|Sat., February 20, 2010|
| Revolutionary War Living History
Day / on
the grounds of the Alexander Dickson House (ca1790), 150 E. King St., Hillsborough, NC.
Saturday, February 21, 2009 10 am - 4 pm. FREE.
See regiments of British soldiers, Loyalist troops and camp followers as they set up camp on the grounds of the Alexander Dickson House/Orange County Visitors Center. British and Continental re-enactors will demonstrate camp life during the Revolutionary War. This year's event commemorates the 225th anniversary of General Cornwallis' encampment in Hillsborough in February 1781. Events include marching drills, musket-firing demonstrations, open-flame cooking, and guided tours of Hillsborough's colonial and Revolutionary sites. More information available toll-free at 877-732-7748 or
|Sat. and Sun., February 20 and 21, 2010|
Annual Fearrington Folk Art Show
In the Fearrington Village Barn, 8 miles south of Chapel Hill on US 15-501.
Sat. and Sun., February 20 and 21, 2010, 10am - 5pm
Wonderful, fun event featuring colorful and whimsical artwok from some of the Southeast's most renowned folk artists, live music, food, drinks and an art-car exhibition. Over 30 of the Southeast's most renowned artists will exhibit and sell their work at the Barn at Fearrington. Artists include Sam the Dot Man, Clyde Jones, Mama Girl and Danny Doughty. Tickets $5 at the door (children 12 and under Free).
|Weds., February 24, 2009 - Sun. February 28, 2010|
and Barnum & Bailey Circus, RBC Center, Raleigh. Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey? transforms
the RBC Center with the all-new The
Greatest Show On Earth! Meet the clowns and animals at the Three
Ring Adventure? one hour before showtime. Click link for more
information and tickets.
|Sat., February 27, 2010|
|16th Annual Day Camp Fair at University Mall,
201 S. Estes Drive, Between 15/501 Bypass South/Fordham Boulevard &
Saturday, February 27, 2010, 10am-2pm. Over 25 Exhibitors. From the University Mall website: "This is a perfect opportunity to find out what camps are available for your children during the summer months as well as other times of the year."
|Sat. & Sun., Feb. 27 - Feb. 28, 2010|
2010 LEGOPalooza at Morehead Planetarium
Saturday Feb. 27 and from Sunday Feb. 28, 2010.
Space stations, Trains, Robots, Castles, and Much more !! Returning for its fifth year, this popular exhibit features displays of hundreds of custom LEGO models, created by members of the NC LEGO Users Group.
On Saturday Feb 27th and Feb 28th, NCLUG and NCLTC will exhibit at the 6th annual LEGOPalooza at the Morehead Planetarium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Free (no admission charge.)
Past year's flyer: LegoPalooza Festival Flyer 2009 (2010 Flyer not yet available as of Jan. 2010)
The Animal Hospital
112 W Main St, Carrboro
* Summer Camps
* Farm Preschool & Kindergarten
* Birthday Parties * Gemstone Mining
* Meet the Farm Animals
Foreign Language Resources
and Summer Camps
Chapel Hill / Durham / NC Triangle
Restaurants DELIVERY to Your Door
(No Delivery Fee on First Order)
Disclaimer: We hope that you will find the information gathered in this website helpful as a starting point in your own research to determine whether any business or organization listed is appropriate and safe for your family. Although we make every effort to gather accurate information, we do not accept responsibility in any way for the accuracy of, or consequences from use of the information, or for the businesses or organizations listed herein. Users of this website should confirm any information provided in this website, and address any pertinent inquiries to the businesses or organizations of interest, and/or consult with your doctor or other professional as necessary.
The views expressed by the writers and advertisers listed in this website do not necessarily represent those of CHillKids, its officers, staff or contributors.This website is partially supported by third party sponsors/affiliates. Please note that any product or service listed on this site is not specifically endorsed, recommended, validated or otherwise supported by ChillKids.
No portion of this publication may be reproduced in part or in whole without the express written consent of the publisher.
Copyright 2005-2018 CHillKids, Chapel Hill Kids and Carolina Kids. All rights reserved.