Triangle events to add to your daybook:
Southern Ideal Home Show
11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; N.C. State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh; $7-$9 (under 15 free); southernshows.com/hgss
The Triangle’s largest home and garden event will have 300 professional vendors, a showcase of local artists, the popular Brews & Bites stand and much more.
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6-11 p.m. Friday, 1-11 p.m. Saturday; Booth Amphitheatre, 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary; $15-$25; boothamphitheatre.com
This third annual event raises money for Alzheimers North Carolina while serving up Bavarian food, live entertainment, German beer and kids activities for attendees.
Carrboro Music Fest
Saturday-Sunday; Venues across Carrboro; free; carrboromusicfestival.com
This great two-day music festival showcases Triangle-area performers of all musical genres. There’s something here for everyone. And it’s free!
Get yer motor runnin’
Through Sunday; Downtown Raleigh; free; capitalcitybikefest.com
The family friendly Capital City BikeFest roars into downtown for its 12th year with live music on three stages, stunt shows, fashion shows, a “Wrestling and Worship” service (you know you want to check that out) and more.
RESCHEDULED: Originally planned for this Saturday, this has been rescheduled for OCT. 8 because of soggy field conditions. All other details stand. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; Rock Quarry Park, 701 Stadium Dr., Durham; free; durhamnc.gov
Formerly the Latino Festival, the Latino Fiesta and Soccer Challenge will have a soccer tournament, food trucks, a family fun zone and more.
Fiesta del Pueblo
Noon-7 p.m. Sunday; Fayetteville Street, downtown Raleigh; elpueblo.org
This vibrant annual festival brings food, music, dancing and family activities to downtown. Look for Brazillian Arts Project, La Nueva Sensacion and lots of others performers.