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27 Sep

Bluegrass Ramble

Sep 27, 2016 — Sep 29, 2016
The Bluegrass Ramble is IBMA's innovative showcase series in …
30 Sep

PNC presents Wide …

Sep 30, 2016 — Oct 01, 2016
PNC presents Wide Open Bluegrass is the urban bluegrass music …
1 Oct

Exhibition: Rolling …

Oct 01, 2016 — Jan 15, 2017
The art deco period-from the 1920s to the 1940s-is known for …
13 Oct

2016 N.C. State Fair

Oct 13, 2016 — Oct 23, 2016
The N.C. State Fair is a first-class, family-oriented …
15 Oct

The Carolina Ballet …

Oct 15, 2016 — Oct 30, 2016
Scenes of love and battles with windmills have filled our …
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State Parks

The Raleigh, N.C., area is home to two state parks just moments away from busy streets and area hotels, but you'll feel miles away from stress while inside their bounds. Containing miles of hiking, horseback riding or mountain biking trails, safe campgrounds, boat and canoe rentals and fish that bite, make the short drive and spend an hour, a day--or a whole weekend--in one of these state parks.

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Basic Listings

Falls Lake State Recreation Area

  • 13304 Creedmoor Rd.
    Wake Forest, NC 27587
  • Area: North Raleigh
  • Phone: 919.676.1027

William B. Umstead State Park

  • 8801 Glenwood Ave.
    Crabtree Creek Section
    Raleigh, NC 27617
  • Area: RDU/Brier Creek
  • Toll-Free: 877.722.6762
  • Phone: 919.571.4170

 

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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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