Lego Fan Expo
The Scoop: Experience hands-on LEGO attractions and activities built to inspire, educate, and entertain. This fun, family-friendly event will have tons of amazing LEGO creations to gawk at, building zones to unleash your creative energy, guest speakers and more in the LEGO theater, and vendors selling the latest LEGO sets, mini-figures, and accessories.
When: Saturday, April 8th - Sunday, April 9th
Where: Raleigh Convention Center 500 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
The Deets: Tickets are $15. For more information, visit the event website.
Beer & Bacon Fest
The Scoop: The ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE extravaganza comes complete with the best craft beers for your tasting pleasure… and of course, bacon! This event has sold out for 3 years in a row!
When: Saturday, April 8th 12:00 - 6:00 pm.
Where: Booth Amphitheatre 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary, North Carolina 27518
The Deets: Tickets are $39 and up. For tickets and more information, visit the event website.
Apex Farmers Market Food Truck Rally
The Scoop: Meet your local farmers at this Food Truck Rally in Downtown Apex on Founders Day! It will be held in the parking lot behind the Halle Arts Center. There will be a plant sale fundraiser to benefit the Apex Farmers Market, Live Music & SIX local food trucks sharing the best flavors of the Triangle!
When: Saturday, April 8th 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Where: Apex Farmers Market 220 N Salem St, Apex, North Carolina 27502
The Deets: For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Downtown Candy Hop
The Scoop: Downtown merchants supply candy and goodies while parents take children shop to shop with baskets to collect the treats! Enjoy the downtown area and satisfy your little one’s sweet tooth!
When: Saturday, April 8th 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Where: Various locations, downtown Fuquay-Varina.
The Deets: This is a free event. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.
Live & Local: Spring Fest.
The Scoop: Live & Local: Spring Fest is a free street festival happening on Hillsborough Street! Spring Fest is a free, family-friendly, community event packed with entertainment from some of the best local musicians and performers, an Artist Village curated by Artsplosure, and a Beer Zone sponsored by Raleigh Brewing Company.
When: Saturday, April 8 from 12:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Where: Hillsboro Street in Downtown Raleigh
The Deets: The main stage will be at 2200 Hillsborough Street, near the Enterprise Street intersection, and the Youth Stage will be in Compiegne Park.