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A Day at the Carolina Renaissance Festival With Kids

A guide to exploring the Carolina Renaissance Festival as a family.

Dads Help Kids Enjoy Scary Fun on Halloween Night

Holiday Dad talks about the fun perils of Halloween Trick-or-Treating and his job to manage the fright factor.

Christmas at Biltmore Begins November 4

Celebrate the warmth of hearth and home in Asheville this holiday season.

8 Non-Halloween Things to Do This Weekend

Here are our top-8 picks for weekend family fun for those who want something a little less scary to do.

The Beauty of Fall

Get out with your kids and enjoy the season, and then bring some of it indoors with cool crafts.

Blowing Rock in the Fall

Take a trip to the High Country for scenic overlooks, outdoor adventures and award-winning barbecue

Don’t-Miss Holiday Events in the Triad

Mark your calendars and get ready for the holidays with over 30 ways to celebrate in the Triad.

See Rudolph Musical Live in Winston-Salem

“Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical” stops in Winston-Salem on Dec. 1.

The Piedmont and Northern Railway Announces Return of Train to Christmas Town

The Piedmont & Northern Railway in Gastonia will begin service on board the Train to Christmas Town beginning Nov. 26.

A Peek into CTG's Annual Trek Over the Rainbow

Celebrating the 22nd year of “The Wizard of Oz” with 5 things you never knew about the highly anticipated production.

Greensboro Ballet Hosts Tea with Clara

Children enjoy tea, treats and time with Clara and her "The Nutcracker" friends at this annual event.

Dave and Stuart Minion Pumpkins

This DIY project offers a creative and fun alternative to traditional jack-o-lanterns.

NC Zoo Celebrates Boo at the Zoo

Children ages 2-12 will find games, entertainment, face painting and trick-or-treating fun at the world's largest zoo this weekend.

Shops at Old Salem Host Holiday Open House

A taste of what you'll discover during this annual shopping event at Old Salem Museums & Gardens.

Our Top 11 Weekend Picks for Families

Whether you want to enjoy the best barbecue in the world, celebrate Halloween or watch hot air balloons, it's going to be a super weekend.

This Costume Contest is for the Dogs

Bring your dog out — in full costume — to High Point Convention & Visitors Bureau October Prime Time on Main event.

Two New Play Spaces Open in Greensboro

Residents — especially children — are invited to ceremonies unveiling the new Kiwanis Nature Play Yard and Declan's Playground.

Holiday Shopping in the Triad

Shop 'til you drop with our list of seasonal shopping events.

3 Reasons to Enjoy Fall Foliage From a Kayak

For families with kids that are old enough to handle being on the water, kayaking is a great way to embrace autumn.

Oatmeal with Kid Appeal

Getting kids on-board with oatmeal is a healthy victory for every parent — here's how you can do it, too.

Halloween Jack-O-Lanterns: Tradition or Art?

Pumpkin carving and decorating has evolved creatively — what does your family display on Halloween night?

Explore Your Family Tree

One in three adults have turned to the internet to uncover information about their ancestors. Discover how to begin your search.

Free NC Webcast Reveals How to Track Your Family History

On Saturday, Oct. 15, you can learn how to trace your ancestors at a free North Carolina Virtual Family History Fair webcast.

Free Musikgarten Class in Winston-Salem

Wondering if a Musikgarten class is right for your toddler or preschooler? Now's your chance to find out — for free.

8 Ways to Start Celebrating Halloween This Weekend

If you're not ready for Christmas decoration displays in the stores, you're going to love our Halloween event roundup for this weekend!

How To Help Hurricane Matthew Victims

Our neighbors to the east are suffering the effects of Hurricane Matthew, and there are a few ways we can help.

Embracing Downtime with Your Kids

Micki Bare visits with WGHP's Shannon Smith to talk about strategies for avoiding overscheduling your kids.

5 Tips for Our Presidential Candidates

The first question, posed by Patrice Brock, poignantly reminded the candidates that our kids are watching.

What Parents Should Know About Sensory Processing Disorders

Understanding the challenges and treatment options with this often misunderstood condition.

Popsicle Stick Scarecrow

Fall is the perfect season to create fun scarecrow projects and celebrate the harvest season
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GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.