Friday, April 19, to Sunday, April 21

Third Friday Durham

Friday, April 19

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Downtown Durham

The third Friday of every month, galleries in downtown Durham host exhibit openings. Besides the receptions, you’ll also find lots of musicians busking outside, and there will be lots of special deals at restaurants too. You can find a map and a list of participating venues on


Children’s Day Festival of Cary

Friday, April 19

11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sertoma Amphitheater, Bond Metro Park, Cary

22 groups of young performers will be showing off their singing, dancing, gymnastics and more. There will be make and take international crafts, and food trucks.


Free Easter Bunny Pictures

Friday to Sunday, various times

Bass Pro Shops, Cary

Cabela’s, Garner

Get a free 4×6 photo of your child with the Easter Bunny. There will also be free crafts, and on Saturday at 2 p.m. there will be an Easter Egg hunt.


Free Beer and Wine Tasting

Every Saturday

7 p.m.

PourWorks, 900 E. Six Forks Road, Raleigh

Get a little bit smarter when it comes to beer and wine. Every Saturday there’s a free tasting at PourWorks.


Two Year Anniversary Party at Jordan Lake Brewing Company

Saturday, April 20

3 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Jordan Lake Brewing Company, 320 E Durham Road, Cary

Celebrate two years of Jordan Lake Beer with live music from the Peak City Band from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. CLAWS will be on site with wild and exotic animals from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.