Tag - Downtown Raleigh

The relationship between Visit Raleigh team members and a meeting planner is one based on strong partnership, and we are incredibly lucky to work with planners and local connectors who go the extra mile on a day-to-day basis. We want to shine the spotlight on some of the planners we work with to

Destination News

Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 4pm by Visit Raleigh

Updated Jan. 29, 2019, 9am Raleigh Convention Center Turns 10 Years Old Since opening in Sept. 2008, the Raleigh Convention Center (RCC) has been a remarkable resource for groups of 50, 500 or 5,000 attendees in the heart of downtown Raleigh. The modern, 500,000-square-foot, LEED Silver-certified
In a destination full of world-class museums, outdoor recreation, award-winning culinary spots and more, one activity tends to stand out by being a bit louder than the others—live music! Raleigh, N.C., has the most live music of any destination in the state—the most dates, the most...

Destination News: Summer 2018

Friday, July 27, 2018, 10am by Visit Raleigh

Train service begins at Raleigh Union Station Raleigh Union Station, the transit hub in downtown Raleigh's Warehouse District, officially began passenger service on July 10. The $80-million project serves as the new Amtrak passenger station, serving more than 160,000 passengers per year...

Meeting Planner Spotlight: Laura Kelly

Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 1pm by Visit Raleigh

The relationship between a Visit Raleigh team member and a meeting planner is one based on strong partnership, and we are incredibly lucky to work with planners and local connectors who go the extra mile on a day-to-day basis. We want to shine the spotlight on some of the planners we work with to

Destination News: Spring 2018

Wednesday, May 02, 2018, 1pm by Visit Raleigh

New Hotels Set to Come On Board Tourism is on the rise in the Raleigh, N.C., area—literally! More than 500 hotel rooms are currently under construction across the area, made up of everything from an eight-room boutique hotel to larger extended stay properties. In downtown Raleigh, Revisn...

Meeting Planner Spotlight: Steve Beamer

Monday, February 26, 2018, 3pm by Visit Raleigh

The relationship between a Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) team member and a meeting planner is one based on strong partnership, and we are incredibly lucky to work with planners and local connectors that go the extra mile on a day-to-day basis. We want to shine the spotlight on

Destination News: February/March 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 1pm by Visit Raleigh

RDU International Airport Announces Five New Nonstop Destinations Frontier Airlines unveiled plans for a major new expansion at RDU International Airport, and Allegiant Air added a new flight of their own to bring the total nonstop destinations served by RDU to 54. Low-cost carrier Frontier

Destination News: Winter 2017-2018

Friday, December 22, 2017, 10am by Visit Raleigh

Raleigh, N.C.'s Union Station Nearing Completion! Union Station, the forthcoming multi-modal transit hub in downtown Raleigh's Warehouse District, is nearing completion. The $80-million project will serve as the new Amtrak passenger station, serving more than 160,000 passengers per year...
The Cannon Room at HQ Capital Club, a 4,000-square-foot ballroom-style event space with a bar and lounge, is perfect for corporate events, weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners and more. The Art Deco ballroom, with massive windows and copious amounts of natural light, provides sweeping views of