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Things to Do Over Thanksgiving Weekend in Raleigh, N.C.

Posted on November 16, 2017 at 7:07AM by visitRaleigh

Looking for things to do in Raleigh, N.C., over Thanksgiving weekend? We've got you covered! From holiday shopping sprees and dazzling light displays to a heavyweight match-up on the football field, ...

Where to See Fireworks in Raleigh, N.C., on July 4th Weekend

Posted on June 20, 2017 at 8:22AM by visitRaleigh

Ready to celebrate Independence Day in a big way this year? Fireworks displays, pie eating contests, live music and other patriotic celebrations are lined up all across the Raleigh area in order to ...

40 Hand-Picked Experiences for Your Summer Bucket List in Raleigh, N.C.

Posted on June 2, 2017 at 7:12AM by visitRaleigh

Roll call! Who's ready for outdoor movies, baseball games, stand-up paddleboarding and brewery hopping? We've got huge plans this summer in Raleigh, N.C.! To jump-start and keep you busy during ...

Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.: June 2017

Posted on May 30, 2017 at 7:15AM by visitRaleigh

Welcoming Summer

Hello, summer! June is an incredible time to visit Raleigh, N.C., with tons of opportunities to do, see and explore more in the City of Oaks than ever. Our best advice? Use ...

Things to Do This Memorial Day Weekend in Raleigh, N.C.

Posted on May 23, 2017 at 7:15AM by Kristen Baughman

The Raleigh area is a perfect place for visitors and locals for Memorial Day weekend. From a hot air balloon festival to baseball games, the destination is packing in the fun over the long weekend ...

32 New Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C., This Spring

Posted on April 19, 2017 at 7:05AM by Kristen Baughman

Cheers to new adventures! Spring is in full bloom in Raleigh, N.C., not only with beautiful outdoor landscapes but also with awesome, new experiences. We've listed 32 new things for you to do ...

17 Awesome Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C., in 2017

Posted on January 15, 2017 at 7:25AM by visitRaleigh

There are so many reasons to make a trip to Raleigh, N.C.—top-tier restaurants from award-winning chefs, a world-class collection of free museums, an innovative and thriving arts scene—it can be ...

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