Triangle events to add to your daybook:
5-11 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday; 210 N. Salem St., Apex; free; peakcitypigfest.com
The fifth annual Peak City Pig Fest takes place over two days, with cooking competitions, a beer garden, live music, pig races and a play area for kids.
Puppy pool party
2:30-4:30 p.m. Saturday; 110 E. Hargett St., Raleigh; $12-$15; nando.com/3uy
London Bridge Pub in downtown Raleigh will set up swimming pools for pups to splash around in. There’s also a “best dressed” competition, so bring along Rover’s fanciest water wings, trunks or goggles. Proceeds benefit local dog charities.
4-6:30 p.m. Saturday; Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham; free; durhamband.org
The Cary Town Band, Durham Community Concert Band, the Holly Springs Community Band, the Raleigh Concert Band and the Village Band join for the Inaugural Triangle Community Band Festival. In addition to music, enjoy food and drinks from trucks including Bam Pow Chow, Bull City Burger and Brewery, Dang Good Dogs, Loco Pops and Pie Pushers.
11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday; Raleigh Times Bar, 14 E. Hargett St., Raleigh; free; raleightimesbar.com
The Raleigh Times Third Sunday Kids Carnival has fun and games, sidewalk chalk, bouncy castles and more.
Durham food trucks
Noon-4 p.m. Sunday; Central Park, 501 Foster St., Durham; durhamcentralpark.org
Celebrate Father’s Day by grazing on more than 50 food trucks and a selection of local craft beer. And for dad’s listening pleasure, there’s live music from Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba.