Triangle events to add to your daybook:
6 p.m. Friday; N.C. Museum of Art, 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh; $5 (free for members); ncartmuseum.org
This “Monster Drawing Rally” has 72 artists taking shifts to draw in front of a live audience. Watch as sketches morph into works of art made from collage, watercolor, ink and graphite. Finished drawings will sell for $50. DJ Forge spins tunes.
Food trucks in Holly Springs
8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday; corner of Center and Main streets, Holly Springs; hollyspringsnc.us
The Holly Springs Farmers Market adds a Food Truck Rodeo, plus there’s live music and a Little Sprouts Activity Center.
9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; 12:30-5 p.m. Sunday; Cary Town Hall Campus, 316 N. Academy St., Cary; free; townofcary.org
Cary’s 40th annual arts festival expands to two days this year, which means even more arts, crafts and food. There’s also a Kids World and live entertainment on two stages all day.
Pop-up in Garner
10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; Garner Recreational Park, 221 E. Garner Road, Garner; free; nando.com/3zj
A pop-up market that’s part farmers market, part craft fair – with food trucks. This happens the last Saturday of the month, August through November.
Noon-8 p.m. Saturday; City Plaza, 400 Fayetteville St., Raleigh; free; caribmask.com
This annual festival brings a taste of the Caribbean to our backdoor, with a costumed parade, a Kids Corner and plenty of Caribbean cuisine, music, arts and culture.