We truly missed having visitors around.
But we also missed seeing all of our locals out and about—you bring an energy and vibrance to our restaurants and attractions that visitors enjoy so much. And while our big festivals are returning in the coming months, there are still many things we can encourage you and visiting family and friends to do locally right now in the Raleigh area with confidence for your safety.
Our hospitality industry still needs your support more than ever. Get out and about safely. Invite friends and family that you haven't seen in a while for a safe trip.
Great news is that hidden gems and outdoor adventures await, and our world-class museums are still worthy of your next at-home weekend escape. So taste the area's best new restaurants, tackle one of our favorite hikes to find this incredible piece of artwork and explore three incredible state museums: North Carolina Museum of Art, North Carolina Museum of History and North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. This, and much more—read up on all the best things to do right now in Raleigh, N.C., in the articles below.
We believe with all our hearts there are great days ahead!