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From nature to nostalgia, Gatlinburg has a lot to offer families.
Learn about pumpkins and Sir Walter Raleigh in Raleigh, celebrate Halloween with your dog in Durham, hike a trail in Bahama and bird-watch in Morrisville.
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The show runs Nov. 29-Dec. 2 at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium and features family-friendly magic, comedic twists, contemporary music and more.
Learn about birds and their habitats, enjoy free admission to the Museum of Life and Science if you're a Durham resident, “nerd out” over nature and learn about the world of animal motion.
Students ages 13-18 can use the passes to ride GoTriangle, GoRaleigh, GoCary and GoDurham buses for free.
Prepare for a thrilling weekend or evening scare at one of these haunted houses or trails.
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Enjoy SPARKcon and BugFest, both in downtown Raleigh; try handwriting using old-fashioned tools in Durham; and check out the Creepy Crabtree Celebration in Morrisville.
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From presidential homes to living history museums, these destinations provide hands-on learning opportunities for all ages.
Try kids yoga in Durham; and in Raleigh, get inspired at the STEM Career Showcase, enjoy a fall hike and explore settings in pieces of art.
Tickets are good for attending a single day of the event. Shop for one-of-a-kind pieces from jury-selected artists.
This weekend, enjoy a fall festival and haunted house in Durham, view a Halloween favorite show under the stars in Apex, learn about bats in Apex and paint a pumpkin in Cary.
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Plan a family fun getaway within driving distance to ski, snowboard and tube.
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Learn about a pumpkin's life cycle, bake a flatbread pizza, make a masterpiece with acrylics and enjoy nature-themed Halloween activities.