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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An Afternoon with the Birds

June 26, 2016

This is a three hour come-and-go event! We will have various birds in our gymnasium for bird-lovers of all ages to get up close and see the amazing beauty of owls, hawks and much more! While this ...

Chris Overstreet

June 26, 2016

Chris Overstreet will be performing live at O'Malley's Pub, June 26!


June 26, 2016

Continental will be performing live at The Pour House, June 26!

Day for Night (Sundays with Truffaut)

June 26, 2016

The Cary Theater will be presenting Francois Truffaut's romantic comedy Day for Night, winner of the 1974 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, as part of its Sundays with Truffaut series.

Emilie: La Marquise Du Châtelet Defends Her Life Tonight

June 26, 2016

Emilie: La Marquise Du Châtelet Defends Her Life Tonight, a play by Lauren Gunderson. She was a physicist, mathematician and aristocrat. She was a card shark, rebel and genius. She was the out...

Eurobike Raleigh 2016

June 26, 2016
  • Times: 10am-3pm
  • Venue: City Market
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: Free

For the seventh year, Raleigh, N.C., will host the Southeast’s largest gathering of European and Euro-inspired motorcycles. The seventh-annual Raleigh Eurobike is a family-friendly event dedic...

Marty Christian

June 26, 2016

Marty Christian will be performing live at Irregardless Cafe, June 26!


June 26, 2016
  • Times: 8:30pm
  • Venue: Kings
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: Advance $15

Nails will be performing live at Kings with special guests Full Of Hell, Gods Hate and Eternal Sleep, June 26!

Pet Vet Play Day

June 26, 2016

Future vets and animal lovers can learn alongside a real veterinarian, make and take bow wow bites and cat toys, and explore careers in pet health with Banfield Pet Hospital at Marbles Kids Museum. Th...


June 10 – 26, 2016 (Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Times: Fri.-Sat., 8pm; Sun., 2pm
  • Venue: St. Francis of Assisi
  • Area: North Raleigh
  • Admission: Adults $29; Seniors/Students/Military $23; Groups (10+) $18

The Justice Theater Project will present Ragtime, a musical by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty that won four Tony Awards.

Raleigh Flyers vs. Nashville Nightwatch

June 26, 2016
  • Times: 7pm
  • Venue: Raleigh Flyers
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Admission: $12.99; Children (ages 5-13) $4.99

Join us at fabulous Cardinal Gibbons High School for the last home game of the Raleigh Flyers American Ultimate Disc League (AUDL) second season! The Nashville Nightwatch are coming to town! We'll h...

Raleigh Money Expo

June 24 – 26, 2016 (Recurring daily)
  • Times: Fri.-Sat., 10am-6pm; Sun., 10am-3pm
  • Venue: Exposition Center
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Admission: Free

The Raleigh Money Expo™ is the largest coin, currency and stamp show in N.C. There will be 100+ dealers and 165 Tables, seminars on Friday and Saturday, free programs for young collect...

Screening: Day For Night

June 26, 2016

Day For Night will be screening at The Cary Theater, June 26!

Something's Afoot

June 09 – 26, 2016 (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Times: Wed.-Sat., 7:30pm; Sun., 2pm
  • Venue: Titmus Theatre
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Admission: Adults $18; Seniors $16; Non-NCSU Students $14; NCSU Students $6

The North Carolina State University Theatre will present Something's Afoot, a zany, entertaining musical satirizing Agatha Christie mysteries and the musical styles of the English music halls of ...

The Glass Menagerie

June 10 – 26, 2016 (Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Times: Thurs.-Sat., 8pm; Sun., 3pm
  • Venue: Raleigh Little Theatre
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Admission: Adults $22; Seniors/Students $18

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams: A moving and tragic memory play. Amanda is a fading southern belle and her sensitive daughter, Laura, needs a husband. Will she find a match, and what will b...

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