Celebrate New Year festivities with your family and friends at First Night Raleigh. The Children's Celebration is a day-long event that culminates in a midnight countdown at 7p. Performances are ongoing at city museums and street food is available. First Night is alcohol-free.
- Type: Festivals & Fairs
- Venue Description:
Founded in 1902, this museum is committed to exploring and preserving North Carolina's rich heritage. Among the permanent exhibits is the Sports Hall of Fame, North Carolina folk life, and David Marshall "Carbine" Williams, a famous inventor of weapons innovations. There is a variety of changing exhibits available to explore as well. The museum houses a large collection of artifacts that represent agriculture, costumes, furnishings, sports and leisure and more. Admission is free. A great place to take the kids.