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The Most Music!

Discover for yourself why North Carolina’s capital city is the state’s hottest live music destination. From big-budget touring productions to free, weekly music festivals, Greater Raleigh’s got the most live music of any destination in North Carolina.

Come back to, your one-stop source for great information, special offers and deals and calendars showing the hottest live music events in Greater Raleigh.

Music Mania Calendar


Greater Raleigh’s Most Complete Music Calendar

Music Maniacs are singing a happy tune with Greater Raleigh’s most complete music calendar on! A wall-to-wall resource of music events is as easy as the click of a mouse to find the area’s Hot Ticket events and comprehensive listing of music events by date! Click here

BandMost Live Music
in North Carolina

85 Live Music Venues

From intimate clubs featuring the hottest indie bands to outdoor venues and hi-tech arenas setting the stage for your favorite touring band, Greater Raleigh has more than 85 live music venues to enjoy performances by artists of every genre. Click here
  BlogGet the inside scoop
Read the visitRaleigh
music blog

Get the inside scoop and local insight on everything music-related in the area. Read all about Greater Raleigh concert experiences, view concert photos, read about the area's music venues and more. Use the articles to help plan your music-filled getaway! Click here
Band ResourcesFor out-of-town musicians
playing in Greater Raleigh

Band Resources

Are you a musician stopping in Greater Raleigh on your tour? Are you a band playing a gig here? If so, we want you to have the absolute best time possible in Greater Raleigh! Use our band resources webpage for information on guitar and music stores, where to dine after a late-night show and more. Click here
  HotelMaking Music Affordable
Great deals on stays in Greater Raleigh

Coming to Greater Raleigh to see your favorite performer's big show? Get great deals on hotel stays and make yourself at home at gracious accommodations! After all, you'll need a good night's sleep after a night of dancing and jamming to your favorite tunes! Click here
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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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