Tag Archives: things to do


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 […]


It’s S’Morrisville, Not Morrisville, on Friday

National S’mores Day (yum!) is Thursday, and one of our Triangle towns is taking its celebration of the sweet treat to another level. Not only will the town host a food truck rally and outdoor movie night this Friday, but it will also change its name from Morrisville to S’Morrisville. Though it will only “stick” […]


Worth A Visit: Neuse River Greenway Trail

Fields of radiant sunflowers have bloomed at Raleigh’s Neuse River Greenway Trail drawing attention from people all over the Triangle and even the state. A beautiful setting for a weekend stroll, run or bike ride, these must-see flowers were planted several years ago by the City of Raleigh to prevent soil erosion into the nearby […]


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 […]


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 […]


Triangle Holiday Parades and Tree Lightings

While you prep your Turkey Day dinner and make a gift list for family and friends, our Triangle cities and towns are also hard at work planning the festive holiday activities we’ve come to enjoy year after year. Lively parades and cheerful tree lighting celebrations will start taking place as soon as this weekend. We’ve […]