Artful holidays in Greater Raleigh, N.C.

Have you been thinking about starting a new holiday tradition for your family? How about a trip to Greater Raleigh, where there's a wealth of holiday activities and events for the whole family.

Begin with these two classics that have been shared by countless families over many a holiday season. One is Tchaikovsky's timeless ballet The Nutcracker, brought to the Raleigh stage by the Carolina Ballet. The other is a uniquely-Raleigh production, A Christmas Carol, starring Ira David Wood III and staged by Theatre In The Park. Either (or both!) can be the centerpiece of a memorable weekend or extended trip for your family and the first of many joyous and memorable Raleigh holidays to come.

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Visit Greater Raleigh, N.C., North Carolina's state capital area, where the things to do and see—museums, history, the arts, sports, shopping, music—are as unexpected and electrifying as the area's innovative mindset. Take a deep breath and recharge at hotels where staff will treat you with genuine Southern hospitality. Study the flavors in unforgettable meals at restaurants where you'll taste the area's newfound culinary creativity. Experience one of the most dynamic (and affordable) destinations in the Southeast. We hope to see you soon!


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28 Nov

Holiday Pops …

Nov 28, 2014 — Nov 29, 2014
Sparkling carols, seasonal and classical favorites, a sing-along …
4 Dec

It’s a Wonderful …

Dec 04, 2014 — Dec 08, 2014
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life …
5 Dec

Cinderella

Dec 05, 2014 — Dec 21, 2014
Based on the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. Adaptation and …
7 Dec

Franc D'Ambrosio - …

Dec 07, 2014
“The Iron Man of the Mask” Franc D’Ambrosio is …
10 Dec

A Christmas Carol

Dec 10, 2014 — Dec 14, 2014
Ira David Wood III's beloved musical comedy, A Christmas Carol, …
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