Family Outing Coverage
Check out this 22,000 Lego brick version of Mount Rushmore to be unveiled at Raleigh's BrickUniverse this weekend
Now in its 5th year, BrickUniverse LEGO Convention will stop at the Raleigh Convention Center this weekend with a lot of Lego creation debuts, including a massive 22,000 brick rendering of the famous Mount Rushmore.
Artist moved to add magic to Mountains-to-Sea Trail
Courtney Pernell is creating stars in her pottery studio. She'll hang those stars along the 62 miles of the Mountains-to-Sea Trail around Falls Lake. It's a game of 'finders-keepers, a way to encourage families to get out and enjoy nature.
Time-lapse video: Watch a guy at the natural sciences museum put together 2,000 piece LEGO rocket
The N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences will host Astronomy Days this Saturday and Sunday. The free event includes all kinds of presentations, displays and hands-on activities that focus on space exploration.
How to manage and enjoy a day at the Christmas parade with the kids
Arrive early and pack your patience. The Raleigh Christmas parade is a tradition for tens of thousands, but there are ways to make it more fun than frustration.
Take the Kids: Pick up fresh N.C. apples at the State Farmers Market
Why am I writing about this as part of our weekly Take the Kids series? Because I've been taking my kids to the market each fall for years to pick up bags of apples and gallons of cider. It's a fun, easy outing that ends with lots of crisp and juicy apples to take home.