Halloween for children and adults, cooking classes & more

Posted by Andrea Weigl on October 29, 2013 

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Halloween

Halloween Pumpkin Party & Food Truck Rodeo

It’s Halloween at the Farmers’ Market! Come dressed in your Halloween costume, get a free raffle ticket for dressing up, and bring the kids by the gazebo to trick-or-treat for some homemade kettle corn. Take a picture at the photo booth, and come to the gazebo at 5pm for a costume contest! Enjoy a game of corn hole, and paint a pumpkin with the kids. Pumpkins will be available for purchase. Don’t forget to pick up a pumpkin for carving, and stick around for a Halloween Food Truck Rodeo from 7-9pm!. 3:30 p.m. Oct. 30. Free. Carrboro Farmers’ Market. 301 W. Main St., Carrboro. 919-280-3326. carrborofarmersmarket.com

Halloween Celebration

Milton Barber, owner of Carolina Wing Company, Raleigh’s neighborhood restaurant and bar "serving the best wings in town," today announced that the restaurant will host a community Halloween celebration from 4 p.m. to 10:31 p.m.Live Entertainment, kid-friendly activities. 4 p.m. Oct. 31. Carolina Wing Company. 7504 Creedmoor Rd., Raleigh.

Halloween Weekend

8 p.m. Oct. 31; 8 p.m., Nov. 1. Moon Runners Saloon. 1506 U.S. 70, Garner. 919-662-5119. moonrunnerssaloon.com/wp/

Halloween Howler Bar Crawl

Halloween is one of the biggest parties of the year; especially for zombies, vampires, ghosts and goblins. Each year tens of thousands of people in Raleigh flock to bars and nightclubs around town showing off their creative, sexy, scary, or otherwise Halloween appropriate costume!This year come celebrate Halloween with our 8th Annual Halloween Howler Costume Bar Crawl!Come to check-in at Murphy’s Law at 9pm at the CarolinaNightlife.com check-in booth. You will redeem your ticket for an event wristband.3. Your event wristband will give you Free No Line/No Cover access to All the participating venues at the EpiCentre. Your wristband will also get you great special drink prices at each bar.9 p.m. Oct. 31. Murphy’s Law. 410 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh. 919-715-4884. murphyslawraleigh.com.

Events

Cupcake War

11 a.m. Oct. 30. NCSU. 2200 Hillsborough St., Raleigh. 919-515-2011. homecoming.ncsu.edu/events

A Taste of Carolina Cuisine

6:30 p.m. Nov. 1. $35. 919-553-5289. The Clayton Center. 111 E. Second St., Clayton. 919-553-1737. theclaytoncenter.com

Side Dishes and Biscuits with Fred Thompson and Belinda Ellis

12 p.m. Nov. 5. Free. Regulator Bookshop. 720 Ninth St., Durham. 919-286-2700. www.regbook.com

Classes

Halloween Treats

5 p.m. Oct. 30. Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill. 919-929-7133.

Learn at Lunch: All About Citrus

12 p.m. Nov. 1. Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill. 919-929-7133.

Fall Appetizers and Hors d’oeuvres

6 p.m. Nov. 1. $59. Durham Spirits Company, 311 E. Trinity Ave., Durham. 425-463-5430. www.durhamspiritscompany.com.

English Meat Pies

1 p.m. Nov. 2. Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill. 919-929-7133.

Thanksgiving Desserts

10 a.m. Nov. 5. $39. Whisk, Waverly Place shopping center, Cary. 919-322-2458. www.whiskcarolina.com.

Fall Kitchen Skills Series

5:30 p.m. Nov. 5, 5:30 p.m. Nov. 12. The Chef’s Academy, 2001 Carrington Mill Blvd., Raleigh.

Mostly Make Ahead Fall Entertaining

6 p.m. Nov. 5. Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill. 919-929-7133.

Cooking Classes with Chef Arthur

6:30 p.m. Nov. 5. $60. Irregardless Cafe, 901 W. Morgan St., Raleigh. 919-833-8898. www.irregardless.com/pages/26/Cooking-classes/.

Sophisticated Mac and Cheese for Grown-ups

6 p.m. Nov. 7. Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill. 919-929-7133.

Vegetarian Sushi Rolls

12 p.m. Nov. 8. $29. Whisk, Waverly Place shopping center, Cary. 919-322-2458. www.whiskcarolina.com.

Holiday Brunch

11 a.m. Nov. 9. Southern Season, 201 S. Estes Dr., Chapel Hill. 919-929-7133.

Dumplings Around the World

12 p.m. Nov. 9. $39. Whisk, Waverly Place shopping center, Cary. 919-322-2458. www.whiskcarolina.com.

A Passion for Bread: Lessons from a Master Baker

2 p.m. Nov. 9. Free. Quail Ridge Books & Music, 3522 Wade Ave., Raleigh. 919-828-1588.

Farmers Markets

Carrboro Farmers’ Market

3:30 p.m., Oct. 30; 9 a.m., Nov. 2; 3:30 p.m., Nov. 6; 9 a.m., Nov. 9. 3:30 p.m., Nov. 13; 3:30 p.m., Nov. 20; 3:30 p.m., Nov. 27. Free. 301 W. Main St., Carrboro. 919-280-3326. www.carrborofarmersmarket.com.

Durham Farmers’ Market

8 a.m., Nov. 2; 8 a.m., Nov. 9; 8 a.m., Nov. 16; 8 a.m., Nov. 23. 501 Foster St., Durham. 919-667-3099. www.DurhamFarmersMarket.com

The Saturday Market

9:30 a.m. Nov. 2, 9:30 a.m. Nov. 9, 9:30 a.m. Nov. 16. Rebus Works, 301 Kinsey St., Raleigh. 919-754-8452. www.thesaturdaymarket.us.

Wake Forest Farmers’ Market

10 a.m., Nov. 2; 10 a.m., Nov. 9; 10 a.m., Nov. 16; 10 a.m., Nov. 23; 10 a.m., Nov. 30; 10 a.m., Dec. 7; 10 a.m., Dec. 14; 10 a.m., Dec. 21; 10 a.m., Dec. 28; 10 a.m., Jan. 4; 10 a.m., Jan. 11; 10 a.m., Jan. 18. 919-671-9269. 150 N. White St., Wake Forest. 919-671-9269. www.wakeforestmarket.org

Waverly Farmers’ Market

9 a.m., Oct. 26; 9 a.m., Nov. 2; 9 a.m., Nov. 9. 102 New Waverly Place, Cary. www.waverlyfm.com

Western Wake Farmers’ Market

8 a.m., Oct. 26; 8 a.m., Nov. 2; 8 a.m., Nov. 9; 8 a.m., Nov. 16; 8 a.m., Nov. 23; 8 a.m., Nov. 30. Free. 1225 Morrisville Carpenter Road, Cary. 540-230-6697. www.WesternWakeFarmersMarket.org

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