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5 things to do this weekend in the Triangle: Food & Flea, toy show and more

More than 70 exhibitors buying, selling and trading antique and modern collectible toys, including diecast and plastic models, Star Wars, Hot Wheels, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Lord of Rings, western toys and more will be at the Toy and Hobby Show at the N.C. State Fairgrounds this weekend.
More than 70 exhibitors buying, selling and trading antique and modern collectible toys, including diecast and plastic models, Star Wars, Hot Wheels, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Lord of Rings, western toys and more will be at the Toy and Hobby Show at the N.C. State Fairgrounds this weekend. newsobserver.com

Triangle events to add to your daybook:

Secrets in Raleigh

Through Jan. 31; City of Raleigh Museum, 220 Fayetteville St., Raleigh; free; cityofraleighmuseum.org

The “Secrets of the Cathedral” exhibit opens Friday, showing how cathedrals have played a continuing influence on architecture, art, music and culture through the years.

Toy and hobby show

9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday; N.C. State Fairgrounds, Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh; $5 (15 & under free); insidepitchpromotions.com

More than 70 exhibitors buying, selling and trading antique and modern collectible toys, including diecast and plastic models, “Star Wars,” Hot Wheels, Yu-Gi-Oh!, “Lord of the Rings,” western toys and more.

Dave Stone

8 p.m. Sunday; 106 Main, 106 E. Main St., Durham; $10; 106main.com

The comedian, who often tours with Craig Ferguson, riffs on his years as a “fat vegetarian,” his dependency on Coinstar and his series of odd jobs across the South.

Food & Flea

Noon-4 p.m. Sunday; Ashworth Village, 111 W. Chatham St., Cary; free; facebook.com/downtowncaryfoodandflea

The Downtown Cary Food & Flea happens on the second Sunday of the month and features more than 50 vendors with fine art, vintage finds and great food.

Music of the Carolinas

3 p.m. Sunday; N.C. Museum of History, 5 E. Edenton St., Raleigh; free; ncmuseumofhistory.org

Dwight Hawkins & the Piedmont Highballers, an old-time folk band based in Raleigh, will play a free show – “acoustical music with an attitude” – sponsored by PineCone. Ticket distribution starts at 2 p.m.

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