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

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Signature Events

Great Grapes! Wine and Food Festival

April 18, 2015

Great Grapes! has grown to be the Triangle's premier casual N.C. wine festival with HUNDREDS of wines available. As you enter... take your souvenir tasting glass and stroll from tent to tent and tab...


"World Music 4.0"

April 18, 2015
  • Times: 7:30pm
  • Venue: Cary Arts Center
  • Area: Cary
  • Admission: Adults $20; Adults Ages 60+ $18; Students Free w/ ID

Join The Concert Singers of Cary Symphonic Choir and guitarist Ed Stephenson and The Paco Band for the fourth installment of The Concert Singers' World Music Series. Paco Band is a Spanish music and N...

American Music Festival

April 18, 2015
  • Times: 4pm
  • Venue: Raleigh Boychoir
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Admission: Free

The Raleigh Boychoir is hosting renowned music educator Dr. Carol Krueger as festival clinician for two free choral workshops geared to area music teachers. Wake County Public School teachers will rec...

Don Giovanni

April 18 – 24, 2015 (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday)

Mozart's Don Giovanni: Don Giovannis dark charisma and unchecked desire set off a series of failed conquests that add up to a final judgment. Is the unrepentant Don an impulsive but forgivable rascal ...

En Plein Air Auction

April 18, 2015

5:30pm: Public viewing of finished paintings with live music and “Meet the Artist” reception; 6pm: Paint-off winners announced; 7pm: Live auction of finished paintings and a public auction...

En Plein Air Paint-Off

April 17 – 18, 2015 (Recurring daily)

En Plein Air paint-off is an exciting outdoor event, sponsored by Fuquay-Varina Downtown as a way to support artists in our area and bring public art to our streets. On Friday, a contest of skills wi...

Family Fun Saturday - "Kinetic Sculptures"

April 18, 2015

Using Vollis Simpson's Wind Machine as inspiration, create kinetic sculptures from found objects for your home or garden. This is an official event of the 2015 N.C. Science Festival.

Lenore Raphael and Guests - Jazz Appreciation Month Concert

April 18, 2015

The 2014-2015 JazzLive Concert Series, featuring internationally renowned Steinway artist and Jazz Pianist Lenore Raphael and special guests. Special guests for the Jazz Appreciation Month Show, Apr. ...


April 10 – 19, 2015 (Recurring daily)

Monumental - Family, Country, Freedom, - a Love Story. This play, written by Meredith College Theatre Program Director Steven Roten, is presented in part by Stillwater Theatre Company.

Saturday Studio

April 18, 2015

The Three Faces - Take inspiration from Mickalene Thomas's The Three Graces to create embellished mixed-media selfies that highlight three aspects of your personality. Be inspired by the galleries and...

Sunday in the Park with George

April 09 – May 3, 2015 (Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Times: Thur. 7:30pm; Fri. 7:30pm; Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm
  • Venue: Burning Coal Theatre
  • Area: Downtown Raleigh
  • Admission: Adult $25; Seniors (65+) $20; Students $15; All Thursday Tickets $10

Sunday in the Park with George: A Pulitzer Prize-winning musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. Act I looks at the struggles of the young Georges Seurat and the effect of his blind devotion to ...

Swan Lake

April 16 – 19, 2015 (Recurring daily)

Throughout the centuries of classical ballet, no work more completely defines the art form than Swan Lake. It tells the story of a princess who is turned into a swan by an evil sorcerer’s curse,...

The Best of Broadway

April 17 – 18, 2015 (Recurring daily)

A tribute to London's West End, featuring British composers Lionel Bart, Anthony Newly, Gilbert and Sullivan and Andrew Lloyd Webber. You will thrill to songs from The Phantom of the Opera, Olive...

The Burial at Thebes

March 27 – April 19, 2015 (Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Times: Wed.-Sat., 7:30pm; Sun., 2pm
  • Venue: North Carolina State University
  • Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
  • Admission: Adults $18; NCSU Faculty/Staff/Seniors/Encore Members/Alumni Association/Parents Association/Students $16; NCSU Students $5

A version of Sophocles' Antigone by Seamus Heaney. First staged in the fifth century B.C., Antigone stands as a timely exploration of the conflict between those who affirm the individual's human right...

The Dixie Swim Club

April 17 – 24, 2015 (Every Friday, Saturday)

By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten. Directed by Beth Honeycutt. Five Southern women, whose friendships began many years ago on their college swim team, set aside a long weekend every Aug....

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