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Raleigh, N.C., Calendar of Events

Raleigh, N.C., hosts thousands of events every year, including many enriching experiences for your visit. Looking to build your trip around something exhilarating? We've got the most music in N.C., a hopping collegiate and professional sports scene and a host of accolade-worthy, homegrown culinary and cultural festivities pioneered by our smart and passionate locals. Below, you can view and map events by day, week or month, or search for events in a certain category or area of the destination.

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Artsplosure - The Raleigh Arts Festival

May 19 – 21, 2017
  • Times: Fri.-Sat., 11am-10pm; Sun., 10am-7pm
  • Venue: Moore Square
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: Free

Since its inception in 1980, this spring festival has entertained and inspired hundreds of thousands of people, introducing them to underrepresented artists and performances. Every aspect of the festi...

Damien Escobar

May 21, 2017

Damien Escobar's  claim to fame came early on in his teens when he, alongside his brother, appeared on "America's Got Talent" as Nuttin' but Stringz, two urban kids from Jamaica, Quee...

Deal Casino

May 21, 2017
  • Times: 8:30pm
  • Venue: Deep South The Bar
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: $6-$8; ages 18 and over

Deal Casino will be performing live with Dollys and Canadian Airports at Deep South the Bar.

Six Sundays in Spring: Hank, Pattie and The Current

May 21, 2017

Hank, Pattie and The Current will be performing live at the E. Carroll Joyner Park Amphitheater as part of the Six Sundays in Spring concert series. Bring the kids, friends, a picnic and a b...

The Mike Dillon Band

May 21, 2017

The Mike Dillon Band will be performing live with Joy on Fire at The Pour House Music Hall.

On-Going Events

PineCone Irish Jam Session

Starting January 8, 2017
  • Times: 3-6pm
  • Venue: Tir na nOg
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
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Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau

421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505  
Raleigh, NC 27601   1.800.849.8499

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