Greater Raleigh
Convention and Visitors Bureau

421 Fayetteville St., Ste. 1505
Raleigh, NC 27601-2995
919.834.5900 | 800.849.8499
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For your convenience, we have compiled the following list of activities and special events in Raleigh, N.C. If you have any questions, please call the sponsor or event contact using the phone numbers that are provided below. Or call us at the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau. We would be happy to help you. Print

Hot Happenings in Raleigh, N.C.

September 14, 2017 – September 30, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

6th Annual Tattoo Fest. Raleigh Convention Center; Recurring daily; September 22, 2017 – September 24, 2017; noon-10pm; Free; 919.239.0186
Forest Moon Theater presents California Suite. Wake Forest Renaissance Centre; September 15, 2017 – September 24, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 3pm; Adults $15 advanced, $18 day of; students/seniors $13 advance, $16 day of; 919.435.9458
King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
North Carolina Symphony Classical Series: An Evening of Rachmaninoff. North Carolina Symphony; Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts; Recurring daily; September 22, 2017 – September 23, 2017; 8pm; TBA; 919.733.2750
Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein). Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre); Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 22, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm; $24 for Adults; $18 for Seniors, Students and Military. Group discounts available for 10 or more.; 919.831.6058
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100

Saturday, September 23, 2017

6th Annual Tattoo Fest. Raleigh Convention Center; Recurring daily; September 22, 2017 – September 24, 2017; noon-10pm; Free; 919.239.0186
A Woman Under the Influence. The Cary Theater; September 23, 2017; 7pm; $3-$5; 919.462.2051
Author Event: Garth Stein. Page 158 Books; September 23, 2017; 2:30-3:30pm; Free; 919.435.1843
Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble presents Keeping the Beat. Town of Cary; Cary Arts Center; September 23, 2017; 10-11am; Free; 919.462.2055
Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble presents Keeping the Beat. Town of Cary; Cary Arts Center; September 23, 2017; 10-11am; $8; 919.462.2055
Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble presents Keeping the Beat. Cary Arts Center; September 23, 2017; 10-11am; $8; 919.462.2055
Forest Moon Theater presents California Suite. Wake Forest Renaissance Centre; September 15, 2017 – September 24, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 3pm; Adults $15 advanced, $18 day of; students/seniors $13 advance, $16 day of; 919.435.9458
King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
North Carolina Symphony Classical Series: An Evening of Rachmaninoff. North Carolina Symphony; Meymandi Concert Hall at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts; Recurring daily; September 22, 2017 – September 23, 2017; 8pm; TBA; 919.733.2750
Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein). Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre); Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 22, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm; $24 for Adults; $18 for Seniors, Students and Military. Group discounts available for 10 or more.; 919.831.6058
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100
The Allure of Indigo, Shibori and Natural Dyes. Artspace; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday; September 23, 2017 – September 24, 2017; 10am-4pm; $200, $180 members + $20 supply fee; 919.821.2787
The Carolina Ballet presents The Ugly Duckling. Carolina Ballet; A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday; September 16, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Dates and times will vary; 919.719.0900
Threads of Africa: A Celebration of Art, Nature and People. North Carolina Museum of Art; September 23, 2017; Noon; Free; 919.715.5923

Sunday, September 24, 2017

6th Annual Tattoo Fest. Raleigh Convention Center; Recurring daily; September 22, 2017 – September 24, 2017; noon-10pm; Free; 919.239.0186
Cooking Event: Debbie Moose. Page 158 Books; September 24, 2017; 2-3pm; $15; 919.435.1843
Forest Moon Theater presents California Suite. Wake Forest Renaissance Centre; September 15, 2017 – September 24, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 3pm; Adults $15 advanced, $18 day of; students/seniors $13 advance, $16 day of; 919.435.9458
King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
La Fiesta del Pueblo. City Plaza; September 24, 2017; noon-7pm; Free; 919.835.1525
Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein). Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre); Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 22, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm; $24 for Adults; $18 for Seniors, Students and Military. Group discounts available for 10 or more.; 919.831.6058
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100
The Allure of Indigo, Shibori and Natural Dyes. Artspace; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday; September 23, 2017 – September 24, 2017; 10am-4pm; $200, $180 members + $20 supply fee; 919.821.2787
The Carolina Ballet presents The Ugly Duckling. Carolina Ballet; A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday; September 16, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Dates and times will vary; 919.719.0900

Monday, September 25, 2017

Buddy Guy. Memorial Auditorium at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts; September 25, 2017; 7:30pm; TBA; 919.996.8700
King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100

Thursday, September 28, 2017

King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein). Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre); Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 22, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm; $24 for Adults; $18 for Seniors, Students and Military. Group discounts available for 10 or more.; 919.831.6058
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100

Friday, September 29, 2017

Guys and Dolls. Cary Players; Cary Arts Center; September 29, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 3pm; $20; seniors, students and children $18; 919.345.0076
King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
Modern Dance Performance: Miki Orihara. Wake Forest Renaissance Centre; September 29, 2017; 11am and 7pm; $10 adults, $8 students and seniors; 919.435.9458
NCMA Fall Film Series: Kedi. North Carolina Museum of Art; September 29, 2017; 8pm; $5 for museum members, $7 nonmembers, free for children 6 and under; 919.715.5923
Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein). Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre); Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 22, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm; $24 for Adults; $18 for Seniors, Students and Military. Group discounts available for 10 or more.; 919.831.6058
PNC presents Wide Open Bluegrass. Raleigh Convention Center; Recurring daily; September 29, 2017 – September 30, 2017; All Day; Free Street Festival; Ticketed Venues $40-$140; 888.438.4262
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Guys and Dolls. Cary Players; Cary Arts Center; September 29, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Thu.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 3pm; $20; seniors, students and children $18; 919.345.0076
King Lear. Leggett Theatre at William Peace University; Recurring daily; September 8, 2017 – September 30, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm, Sun. 2pm; $8-$20; 919.592.4446
Playing With Fire (After Frankenstein). Theatre In The Park (Ira David Wood III Pullen Park Theatre); Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 22, 2017 – October 8, 2017; Fri.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm; $24 for Adults; $18 for Seniors, Students and Military. Group discounts available for 10 or more.; 919.831.6058
PNC presents Wide Open Bluegrass. Raleigh Convention Center; Recurring daily; September 29, 2017 – September 30, 2017; All Day; Free Street Festival; Ticketed Venues $40-$140; 888.438.4262
Pride and Prejudice. Arts N.C. State; Thompson Theater at North Carolina State University; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday; September 21, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Wed.-Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 2pm; $23; 919.515.1100
Storytelling Festival. Historic Oak View County Park; September 30, 2017; 11am-4pm; Free; 919.250.1013
The Carolina Ballet presents The Ugly Duckling. Carolina Ballet; A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts; Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday; September 16, 2017 – October 1, 2017; Dates and times will vary; 919.719.0900