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Welcome to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau's Media Center. Here you'll find everything from story ideas to press trips, images and itinerary development.

If you're exploring the Raleigh, N.C., area for the first time, or just interested in finding out more about the capital city, take a look at the Media Kit resource to get your creative juices flowing on the perfect story.

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The Public Relations staff looks forward to assisting you with fact-checking, interviews, individual press trips and all other special media requests pertaining to the Raleigh area. If you need personal assistance, feel free to give us a call; we're happy to help in any way we can.

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Sports & Recreation

Located just east of Raleigh in the town of Wendell , Robertson Millpond Preserve is a hidden, 85-acre refuge for nature lovers, canoeists and kayakers. Opened to the public in 2015, the blackwater swamp property is the only bald cypress habitat in the Raleigh area, creating the unique experience of

Things to Do

The Raleigh area is the perfect place for visitors and locals this Memorial Day weekend. From fun on the water to baseball games and fireworks, the destination is packing in the fun over the long...

Live Music

Tried-and-true recipe for a great time: a dash of warm weather, a heap of live music and plenty of good friends. With the most live music in North Carolina , Raleigh knows how to rock the summer! The...

Dining & Drinks

Big news, foodies— Herons at The Umstead Hotel and Spa , the critically-acclaimed restaurant known for precise techniques and extraordinary presentation, has been named one of the best 30...

Sports & Recreation

Let's. Go. Canes! One of the hottest teams in hockey, the NHL's Carolina Hurricanes surged into the Stanley Cup Playoffs with a historic late-season run. In round one, they took down the...

Dining & Drinks

Since the opening of Poole's Diner in 2007, Raleigh, N.C., passionate mind and James Beard Award-winning chef Ashley Christensen has transformed the restaurant scene in the City of Oaks. Christensen released her first cookbook in Sept. 2016, Poole's: Recipes...