Zebulon, North Carolina, known as the “town of friendly people”, is located about 15 miles east of Raleigh. This proximity to Raleigh, safe new neighborhoods, a relaxing atmosphere, and a charming downtown attract new homeowners and families every year.
There’s so much to do in and around Zebulon. Here we’ve gathered the best activities you and your family could enjoy as new residents of this charming North Carolina town.
Go to a Carolina Mudcats game
Few things say father-and-son bonding like a day at the ballpark. The Mudcats, an affiliate of the Cleveland Indians, play 70 home games every year from April to September at iconic Five County Stadium.
Have a picnic at Zebulon Community Park
Zebulon’s largest park has playgrounds, walking trails, athletic fields, basketball courts, picnic shelters, and an 18-hole disc golf course, perfect for enjoying weekend afternoons in the beautiful North Carolina weather.
Zebulon also has 5 other parks for you and your family to discover: Whitley Park, Little River Park, Gill Street Park, Zebulon Elementary School Park, and Wakelon School Park.
Take the kids to Marbles Kids Museum in Downtown Raleigh
Less than a half-hour away, Marbles Kids Museum has exhibits, programs, and films which encourage kids to learn while they play. One of the top family destinations in all of North Carolina, we bet the parents will have fun too!
Visit the shops of Downtown Zebulon
Whitley Galleries furniture store, Debnam Hardware, antique shops, and tasty restaurants give downtown Zebulon a cozy, Southern feeling we’re sure your family will enjoy.
Stroll through Stone Ridge Farm Market
Zebulon’s farmer’s market always has fresh NC-grown fruits and vegetables, festivals and tours throughout the year, and pumpkins and Christmas trees for the holiday season. You and your family will want to visit at least once a month!
As you can see, there’s plenty to do in and around Zebulon for you and your family. As the towns east of Raleigh continue to grow, this list will only get longer! Have fun!