visitRaleigh insider blog Latest Posts Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:30:25 GMT 23 Restaurant Patios and Places to Eat Outdoors in Raleigh, N.C. Breezy summer days are the absolute best, especially when enjoyed on a patio with a delightful meal and boozy drink. Check out our list of restaurant patios and places to eat outdoors in ... Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT Hopscotch Music Festival 2017 Music Venues Get to know the downtown Raleigh, N.C., music venues set to host Hopscotch Music Festival (Sept. 7-10), "one of the best and most eclectic music festivals in America," according to SPIN. Get the ... Tue, 15 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT Brewery Bhavana: Named a Top 10 'Best New Restaurant' by Bon Appétit! What do you get when you mix books, beer, blooms and bao in Raleigh, N.C.? One of the top 10 new restaurants in the country! Bon Appétit has named Brewery Bhavana—the brewery, bookstore, ... Tue, 15 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT 10 Music Festivals and Events You Can't Miss This September in Raleigh, N.C. With the most live music in the state, you can find a show in Raleigh, N.C., every day of the year and from one end of the destination to the other. And the calendar hits a high note ... Wed, 09 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT 10 Places to Catch Summer Sunrises and Sunsets in Raleigh, N.C. In the heat of summer, those who wake up early or use the evening hours to get outdoors reap gorgeous rewards. Aside from avoiding the hottest temperatures of the day, catching colorful, seemingly ... Thu, 03 Aug 2017 07:00:00 GMT Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.: August 2017 Summer is in full swing in Raleigh, N.C.—there's still tons of fun to be had in the City of Oaks while the days are long and the weather is warm. There's plenty of time to plan for a weekend road ... Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT Five New Restaurants You Can’t Miss This Summer in Raleigh, N.C. The weather is not the only thing hot outside! The restaurant scene is heating up with these five can't-miss restaurants in the City of Oaks. We've put together a list of some of the newest spots ... Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT Spend a Day in Holly Springs, N.C. Holly Springs, N.C., (just 30 minutes from downtown Raleigh) began as a crossroads near springs of fresh water at a spot where holly trees were numerous. Travelers stopped by the springs to ... Mon, 24 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT 11 Places for Tasty Hot Dogs in Raleigh, N.C. From gourmet to classic Carolina options, grab one of these top eleven hot dogs in the City of Oaks and beyond! The Roast Grill Ketchup? Forget about it! Offering counter service and hot dogs ... Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT 8 Moonshine Cocktails to Sip on This Summer in Raleigh, N.C. For the perfect boozy Southern drink this summer, turn to a moonshine cocktail in Raleigh, N.C. Sip on one of these eight beverages here in the capital city area. They're best enjoyed outside with ... Fri, 14 Jul 2017 07:00:00 GMT