Events in Zebulon, N.C.

Zebulon, N.C.’s historic roots and present-day business district invite visitors to several special events held each year, when guests can buy local produce and other items or just enjoy a day out in the 110-year-old town. Beyond Carolina Mudcats baseball games each year, check out these events during your next trip to Zebulon.

Dogwood Crosstown Classic
This disc golf tournament hosted by Zebulon in early April is the perfect event for lovers of the sport, with open registration for both pros and amateurs. Organizers of this event, held here for more than 35 years, invite you to come to compete in two rounds for fun and cash prizes… or watch and learn from some of the area’s best!

May Day
In early May, enjoy the all-day festival at Zebulon Town Hall. The festival begins with the Zebulon Farm Fresh Market and Steel Magnolias Garden Club Plant Sale then features the Take the Cake 5K Race later on. Kids can participate in the Fun Run with Muddy the Mudcat, mascot for the Carolina Mudcats. Afterwards, relax with some food, live entertainment and shopping at Farm Fresh Market. In the afternoon, explore historic homes in Zebulon with the Tour of Homes and watch a Mudcats baseball game at Five County Stadium.

Zebulon Farm Fresh Market
The Zebulon Farm Fresh Market is open every Sat. from early May until mid-Oct. At the Zebulon Community Center, vendors sell local products like fresh fruits and vegetables, eggs, honey, baked and canned goods, beef, pork, poultry and much more. The Farm Fresh Market is a great way to get some fantastic Zebulon products; pack a cooler!

Family Movie Night
Zebulon’s Movie Night is a free and family-friendly event that you will be sure to love. The Zebulon Community Center hosts a movie night every month, with free popcorn and water for guests. For a relaxing night out on this side of Raleigh, stop by Zebulon’s Family Movie Night!

Holiday Happenings
A weekend event to kickoff the Christmas holidays, Holiday Happenings is a wonderful way to get the spirit of the season in Zebulon. Enjoy a breakfast mixer and Holiday Vendor Market to find some perfect gifts for loved ones. Visit with Santa Claus, and witness the annual Tree Lighting and caroling later in the day. End the weekend with the community-wide Christmas Parade.