Downtown Apex Annual Events
Looking for something fun to do in Apex, NC? Don't miss out on these fantastic annual events.
Apex Farmers Market
What: Fresh local goods, crafts, produce, baked foods, and more.
When: Saturdays April – October, 8:30am – 12:30pm
Easter Egg Hunt
What: Bring your basket and hunt for eggs and then take pictures with the Easter Bunny!
When: Early April
Special Needs Fishing Derby
What: Reel in the fun with our Special Needs Fishing Derby. All ages welcome. Did we mention that there will be prizes too?!
When: Late April
What: Emergency, construction, military, landscaping, transportation, and delivery vehicles will gather all in one place. Children will be able to touch, ask questions, and climb on their favorite vehicles. Come to this fun, free event.
When: Mid May
Apex Latino Arts Festival
What: Celebrate a rich culture and community with a full afternoon and evening of arts, crafts, foods, music, dance, and more.
When: First Saturday in June
Peak City Pig Fest
What: A popular local favorite featuring a full weekend of a juried barbecue cook-off between some of the best bbq cook teams in the state.
When: Third Saturday and Sunday in June
Olde Fashioned 4th of July
What: A full morning of activities, including a Flag Raising, kids games and rides, a climbing wall, a parades, and more.
When: July 4
55+ Health and Wellness Fair
What: From dental care, health care, hearing loss, and skin care, there will be all kinds of vendors. Come to this annual event!
When: Mid September
Apex Night Out
What: Bringing a true sense of community, Apex Night Out enhances the relationship between neighbors and law enforcement. Come meet our heroes and play some games!
When: First Tuesday in October
Turkey Trot 5k
What: Annual 5k race at Apex Community Park with a scenic course through the park and around a lake.
When: Saturday before Thanksgiving
Christmas on Salem Street
What: Featuring a full weekend of holiday fun: a tree lighting and sleigh rides on Friday, a Pancake Breakfast, pictures with Santa, and parade on Saturday, and Historic Home Tours on Sunday.
When: First weekend of December.
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