April 2015 is Beer Month in Greater Raleigh and N.C., and the Raleigh area's breweries are drafting and serving flavorful and one-of-a-kind brews all month long...more

A series of productions celebrating the impact and timeless popularity of Shakespeare, presented by the area's most auspicious arts institutions–from Jan. to June 2015...more

Raleigh Calendar of Events

We host thousands of events each year, so from concerts to culinary arts, historic sites to holiday celebrations (plus great college and professional sports), we won't let you down in Greater Raleigh. Even better: many of our festivals and festivities are free. View and map events by day, week or month below, or search for events in a certain category, Destination I.D. or city/town.

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“Frozen” Sisters Host Sing-Along With Meet and Greet

April 26, 2015

Bring your daughter, granddaughter, sister or niece to meet every little girl's favorite snow princesses! The snow sisters from “Frozen” will host a sing-along and meet and greet at the N....

A Hands-On Poitillism Workshop

April 26, 2015
  • Times: 11am
  • Venue: Art Bar
  • Area: North Raleigh
  • Admission: $30 (includes course, guided pointillism studio and a glass of wine or craft beer)

Learn about the history and technique of painter, Georges Seurat, then paint a masterpiece of your own in the same pointilist style.

Big Pig Pickin'

April 26, 2015
  • Times: 3-6pm
  • Venue: -- NA --
  • Area: Cary
  • Admission: Free, donations accepted

Join us on Sunday, Apr. 26, from 3-6pm, at Ritter Park in Cary for our Big Pig Pickin’. The Don Johnson Real Estate Team and our sponsors will be cooking and serving the meal. It will include pu...

Breathing Wine

April 25 – 26, 2015 (Recurring daily)

What's that All About? Speak like a pro at your next party while you sip and swirl away! During all wine tastings this weekend we will introduce you to how to administer CPR to your wine to get it to ...

Carolina Mudcats vs. Salem Red Sox

April 23 – 26, 2015 (Recurring daily)
  • Times: Thurs.-Fri., 7pm; Sat., 6pm; Sun., 2pm
  • Venue: Five County Stadium
  • Area: Zebulon
  • Admission: Premium Field Level $12; Box Seats $11; General Admission $7; Cattails Skybox Seats $15

The Carolina Mudcats face-off against the Salem Red Sox in a four-game series at Five County Stadium.

Cary Music & Arts Festival

April 26, 2015

The Cary Music & Arts Festival brings together the extraordinary talents from exceptional music and arts programs in Western Wake County High Schools with students who reside in Cary. Visit websit...

Cornhole American Tailgating League Championship of Bags

April 12 – 26, 2015 (Recurring every 2 weeks Sunday)

Cornhole! American Tailgating League Championship of Bags Leagues: Blind Draw at Draft Line Brewing Co. This event is open to the public.


April 24 – 26, 2015 (Recurring daily)

DanceWorks, the Meredith College Dance Program's most extensive annual performance, will be held Apr. 24-26, 2015, in Jones Auditorium. DanceWorks will feature more than 40 student performers, 21 stud...

Deep South Classic

April 24 – 26, 2015
  • Times: Fri.-Sat., 8am-8:50pm; Sun., 8am-5:20pm
  • Venue: Raleigh Convention Center
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: Daily Admission $20; Children under 12 free

The eighteenth annual Deep South Classic will be presented by the Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance in Apr. The three-day event will be hosted at the Raleigh Convention Center that will feature 20 court...

Dick Dale

April 26, 2015
  • Times: 8pm
  • Venue: Lincoln Theatre
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: Advance $25; Day of show $30

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, will be performing live at Lincoln Theatre, Apr. 26! This will be a seated show.

Earl Sweatshirt

April 26, 2015
  • Times: 8pm
  • Venue: The Ritz
  • Area: North Raleigh
  • Admission: Advance $25

Earl Sweatshirt will be performing live at The Ritz with special guests Vince Staples and Remy Banks on Apr. 26!


April 26, 2015

Acoustic Folk Singer/Songwriter.

Fiestal del dia del Nino - Kids Festival

April 26, 2015

Kids Festival is a celebration entire for the kids of all ages! We show heritage with dances, games and contests all kids related in a hispanic celebration commonly known as "El Dia Del Nino.&qu...


April 17 – 26, 2015
  • Times: Fri.-Sat., 9am-6pm; Sun., 10am-4pm
  • Venue: Festival Park
  • Area: Wake Forest
  • Admission: Free

The Herbfest is a spring festival highlighting low maintenance, organically grown natural perennials, herb plants, organic vegetables grown from organic seeds, herb crafts, cosmetic soaps, cooking r...

Larry Hutcherson

April 26, 2015

Enjoy music and brunch with one of our most popular performers. Larry Hutcherson has been a fixture at The Irregardless Café for almost as long as anyone can remember. His singing and playing a...

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