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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 […]



Bull Durham Blues Festival | Sept. 9 – 10

Looking for something to do this weekend? The Hayti Heritage Center near downtown Durham will host the 29th annual Bull Durham Blues Festival this Friday and Saturday. Featuring blues, gospel, and jazz talents from the Triangle and throughout the nation, this event is a must-attend for music lovers. Get your ticket passes today to attend […]



Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival

Are you trying to find something fun to do this weekend? Head to Cary for the Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival. Tomorrow night and all day Saturday, you can join area foodies and brewies for this popular annual event hosted at Booth Amphitheatre. There will be beer and bourbon tastings, live rock and blues music, and […]


Got To Be NC Festival

Looking for something fun to do with the family this weekend? The Got To Be NC Festival is for you! Head to the N.C. State Fairgrounds this weekend to take part in a free, fun-filled event with antique tractors on parade, farm equipment and machinery, barnyard animals of all types, lumberjacks, tasty barbeque and more. […]


Go pick some strawberries!

It’s strawberry season—let’s get to pickin’! There are plenty of family-friendly strawberry farms throughout the Triangle area that you can visit to fill a bucket (or four). You’ll also want to attend the upcoming Strawberry Festival in Garner to celebrate the ruby red treats and the beautiful spring weather! Triangle Strawberry Farms Make plans to take […]