Tag Archives: events


Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week Starts Monday

The much-anticipated Great American Eclipse isn’t the only thing that people are looking forward to on Monday—it’s also the start of Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week. Sure you have your NASA-approved solar eclipse glasses ready, but have you made your reservations yet? Starting Monday, you’ll be able to eat at some of the Capital City’s finest […]


Triangle Area Eclipse Events

We’re sure you’re planning to look at the sky on Monday, August 21st for a star-stellar show that is bound to impress, but have you decided just where you’ll celebrate this celestial event? Your own backyard or a business parking lot will certainly do, but there are also some area events that may be right […]


Fun for the Fourth

It’s time to celebrate the land that we love! Put on your most patriotic attire and get ready to usher in the Fourth with parades, festivals and an abundance of fireworks, of course! Nearly every Triangle city and town has made plans to put on a lively red, white and blue affair for residents and […]


Summer in the Triangle

Summer has arrived! Time to eat peaches, relax by the pool, head to the beach and fire up the grill. The much-anticipated warm-weather months are also the perfect time to get to know the Triangle area better. Have you been to Jordan Lake? Taken a ride on the Pullen Park carousel? Seen the N.C. Symphony’s […]


Freedom Balloon Fest | May 26 – 29

Hot air balloons will fill the Southwest Wake sky this Memorial Day weekend as the annual Freedom Balloon Fest kicks off Friday in Fuquay-Varina. Festival-goers will also enjoy live entertainment, musical performances, fair food and more. Produced by nonprofit Project UpLift USA, the Freedom Balloon Fest helps to raise money to support the organization’s services to […]


Got To Be NC Festival | May 19 – 21

An exciting weekend lies ahead in Raleigh at the Got To Be NC Festival hosted at the N.C. State Fairgrounds from Friday through Sunday. A down-home celebration of all things North Carolina, this annual event is free to attend and fun for all. From carnival games, farm animals and equipment to live musical acts, and […]


Apex PeakFest Fun | May 6

Head to downtown Apex this Saturday to celebrate the Triangle town’s 37th-annual PeakFest with a day full of fun, food, and fellowship! Hosted by the Apex Festival Committee, PeakFest is one of the town’s oldest and largest public events. Once a small gathering in a school parking lot, the arts and crafts festival has grown […]


Area Egg Hunts and Spring Celebrations

Are you getting egg-cited about Easter and spring? The warmer weather, beautiful blooms and sunny days are setting the stage for egg hunts and spring celebrations hosted in our Triangle cities and towns this weekend and next. Whether you’re seeking a grassy knoll for your children to romp and run on the hunt for hidden […]


Food Truck Fun

The food truck craze is alive and well in the Triangle area giving new meaning to meals on wheels. Faithful foodies follow their favorite trucks near and far to enjoy dishes served up by creative chefs in mobile kitchens. Are you a self-proclaimed food truck fanatic? Perhaps you’ve been wondering what all of your friends […]