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Artrageous! to Bring Colorful Performance to High Point Theatre

Artists mix painting, dance, music and theater in family-friendly show taking place Jan. 14.

North Carolina Snow Tube Parks Offer Fun Winter Family Getaways

Make it a snow-filled day of downhill fun at one of these snow-tube parks.

Raising Confident Decision-Makers

Age-by-age tips to help encourage good decision making from toddlerhood through the teen years.

10 Things to Do This Weekend in the Triad (Dec. 30-Jan. 1)

Welcome 2017 with one of these family-friendly celebrations and events.

14 Ways to Spend More Time Outside During January

Don’t let the cooler temps keep you inside! Bundle up and enjoy one of these great outdoor activities in Burlington, Winston-Salem, Kernersville, High Point and Greensboro.

Monster Jam Triple Threat Series Headed to Greensboro

The Monster Jam Triple Threat Series is coming to the Greensboro Coliseum Complex Jan. 13-14

Enjoy the Final Season of Pilot Mountain Christmas

Pilot Mountain Christmas will continue through Jan. 1, but it’s the final season for Larry and Rachel Charpiat’s spectacular extravaganza.

Where to Ski, Tube and Snowboard Within a Short Drive of the Triad

Whether you're looking for a day trip of winter fun or want to spend an entire weekend on the slopes, North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia resorts offer many great options.

Three New Exhibits Coming to Greensboro Children’s Museum

Greensboro Children's Museum to add outdoor play plaza, indoor winding river water feature and kid-friendly technology center.

Piedmont Environmental Center to Host Treasure Camp

Winter camp to be held on Jan. 16.

First Day Hikes at NC State Parks

On New Year’s Day, America’s State Parks are offering First Day Hikes. Several North Carolina State Parks are participating including these parks, which are a short drive from the Triad.

10 Things to Do Over Winter Break in the Triad

Find fun things to do with the kids in Winston-Salem, Greensboro and High Point

January is a Lego-lover’s Dream at Greensboro Libraries

The public library branches in Greensboro have planned a wealth of activities centered around popular construction toys throughout the month of January for fun exercises in creativity:

A Christmas Carol: The Musical returns to High Point

The holiday classic is returning to High Point Dec. 15-18 with High Point Community Theatre’s production of "A Christmas Carol: The Musical."

Frozen Science Fun Day Set for Jan. 28 at SciWorks

Fans can come meet Elsa and Anna and learn about the world of ice and snow during SciWorks’ Frozen Science Fun Day.

High Point Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

The ballet will be performed at the High Point Theatre Dec. 21-23.

A Christmas Evening in Old Salem

Old Salem Museums & Gardens is presenting a magical evening of historic Moravian Christmas traditions on Wednesday, Dec. 21 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.

Winter Discount Available for SKYWILD

Now through Feb. 28, SKYWILD participants will receive $10 off each ticket by using the promo code WINTER at checkout.

NORAD Tracks Santa Website Takes Flight Dec. 1

Show your kids how they can track Santa on Dec. 24 and enjoy online holiday games well ahead of Christmas Eve.

Heartwarming Holiday Books for Kids

Holiday books with the feel-good spirit of the season

USPS Helps Santa Send Letters to Kids From the North Pole

The U.S. Postal Service is helping kids receive letters from Santa this year, complete with a North Pole postmark.

Enjoy a Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly in Kernersville

Enjoy Victorian Christmas decor, children's puppet shows and candlelight tours of this unique home.

10 Things to Do Over Thanksgiving Break in the Triad

Here are our top picks for family-friendly fun in the Triad when you tire of eating turkey, watching football and fighting the shopping crowds.

Cirque de la Symphonie Returns for Winston-Salem Symphony’s 'A Carolina Christmas!'

Joining the orchestra and Winston-Salem Symphony Chorale will be members of Cirque de la Symphonie, who return this year to entertain audiences with their daring acrobatic feats choreographed to music.

Don’t miss the 25th Anniversary of Tanglewood’s Festival of Lights

The Festival of Lights at Tanglewood Park is now open from 6 to 11 p.m. through Sunday, Jan. 1.

Winston-Salem Youth Chorus Holding Auditions

The chorus has 85-100 members in four ensembles representing more than 40 schools in Forsyth and surrounding counties, and the next season kicks off Jan. 2.

Kernersville Yuletide set for Dec. 10

Three Kernersville destinations are collaborating to create a festive holiday tradition, the Kernersville Yuletide, on Saturday, Dec. 10.

2016 Holiday Gift Guide: 18 Fun Toys for Kids

Not sure what to get your kids this year? These ideas are designed to delight the young and young at heart on your gift list this year.

High Point Museum to Host Annual Open House

The High Point Museum is hosting its 44th annual Holiday Open House Sunday, Dec. 4 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Art and Wine Studios in the Triad

Whether you want a mom’s night out or a date night that is unique, these art/wine studios can offer a creative night out.
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Annual Guides

Education Guide

The all-new 2015-2016 Education Guide is packed with everything parents need to know to navigate more than 500 education options and resources in the Triad, including area preschools, private schools, public school systems, charter schools, boarding schools and academic resources.

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.