Downtown Apex Annual Events

Looking for something fun to do in Apex, NC? Don't miss out on these fantastic annual events.

Our Favorite Recurring Event

Apex Farmers Market

Saturdays, April – October 8:30am – 12:30pm

Check Out These Annual Events

Easter Egg Hunt Early April

Bring your basket and hunt for eggs and then take pictures with the Easter Bunny!

Seagroves Farm Park

Various Time Slots

Special Needs Fishing Derby Late April

Reel in the fun with our Special Needs Fishing Derby. All ages welcome. Did we mention that there will be prizes too?!

Seagroves Park Pond


Touch-a-truck Mid May

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.

Apex Community Park

1 - 4 pm

Olde Fashioned 4th of July July 4

A full morning of activities, including a Flag Raising, kids games and rides, a climbing wall, a parades, and more.

Downtown Apex


Peak City Pig Fest Mid July

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.

Downtown Apex

Various Times

Apex Night Out First Tuesday in October

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!



Turkey Trot 5k Saturday before Thanksgiving

Annual 5k race at Apex Community Park with a scenic course through the park and around a lake.

Apex Community Park


14th Annual Christmas Tree and Wreath Auction Starting first weekend of December

Gather around to what local businesses, schools, and organizations have created and take a moment to bid on the beautiful greenery.

Downtown Apex


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