Family Friendly Focus for Thanksgiving Break

As Thanksgiving rapidly approaches, and with it the mad rush into the holiday season, we know you may need to take a break and enjoy some time with your family. With all of the hustle and bustle this season can bring, it may be difficult to figure out what to do. Never fear, we’ve got you covered! We’ve put together a list of fantastic family-friendly activities in Chapel Hill for Thanksgiving break sure to provide some holiday cheer!

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Friday, November 27th
Kidzu Children’s Museum


This is a full-filled night for kids including a movie, Alfredo’s Pizza Villa, exhibit play, & exploration, and so much more! Children ages 3-9 can be dropped off while mom and & dads enjoys their night! They’re going to have a blast while they work their minds, bodies, imagination, and exercise their independence. Cost is $25 for the first child and $15 for additional child, so make sure you register in advance. Contact Kidzu at

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Saturday, November 28
Blue Skies of Mapleview (Hillsborough, NC)
9:00am – 4:00pm

Looking for something that will create lasting memories for your family? Look no further than Holiday with the Horses. This unique activity allows your entire family to ride one of the horses of Blue Skies. You can also enjoy hot cider, homemade goodies, and holiday snacks. The proceeds of Blue Skies support underprivileged children receiving scholarship to summer horse camp. Sessions cost $50, and you can reserve your time slot by visiting

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Saturday, November 28
Maple View Farm (Hillsborough, NC)

Continue your night in Hillsborough a hayride with Santa! This magical night includes holiday story time, a gorgeous view of Maple View farms all lit up with holiday lights, time with Santa, and milk and cookies! They’re also collected new, unwrapped toys for the local Toys for Tots, so it’s a great way to have fun and give back. Make sure to reserve your time slot at 919.941.6122. Visit for more information.


These events are amazing opportunities to connect with your family and enjoy the holiday season, before things get too crazy. We’re always happy to provide a guide to some to the great things Chapel Hill, NC has to offer. As the weather turns coolers and our schedules get more hectic, we at Chapel Hill North Apartments are thrilled to help make your holidays a little brighter!

Happy Thanksgiving from Chapel Hill North Apartments! We are thankful for all of our residents.