Can you believe we are already into the first week of December? Grab your hot cocoa, your kiddos & a handful candy canes….it’s time to kick off the season with some holiday fun. Check out these favorites activities going on in the Raleigh area this weekend.
The Triangle’s Twinkling with Family Fun this Weekend
The Polar Express Pajama Party. Dec. 4th. Barnes & Nobles (Area locations: Cary Commons, Brier Creek, Triangle Town Center, Crabtree Valley Mall). Come in your PJs & celebrate 30 years of the book, The Polar Express, with crafts & more.
Christmas on Salem Street. Dec. 4th-6th. Downtown Apex. Tree lightings, horse-drawn carriages, a pancake breakfast, visits with Santa & an evening parade.
Infinity Ballet Theatre’s Dances with the Nutcracker. Dec. 5th & 6th. Halle Cultural Arts Center, Apex. Enjoy the performance with hot chocolate & a cookie then head out to watch the Apex parade right after. Pictures with Santa, too! Grab your tickets early!
Free SproutSings Holiday Music Class. Dec. 4th. 5:00-6:00pm. Nuvonivo Children’s Shop, Raleigh. Super fun family music class. Forty minute class with movement, play & instruments for babies, toddlers, preschoolers & kindergarteners.
An Evening with Elves. Dec. 4th. 6:00-8:30pm. Marbles, Raleigh. Put on your PJs & join in some Elf-time holiday fun. Tickets go fast so hurry & get yours!
Teen Science Cafe. Dec. 4th. 6:00pm. Daily Planet Cafe in the Museum of Natural Sciences, Raleigh. Discover what happens when sound hits your ears & test your ability to match sounds with their images. No registration required & free food vouchers for the first 50 teens to arrive. Lots more First Friday events going on in the museum that evening, too!
Cinderella. Dec. 4th-20th. Raleigh Little Theatre. Musical comedy for all ages.
Gingerbread Dreams. Dec. 4th-21st. Halle Cultural Arts Center, Apex. 8th Annual Christmas Tree & Wreath Exhibition & Auction. All proceeds go to the Western Wake Crisis Ministry. Stop on by & check out the beautiful Holiday themed exhibits.
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