Comedy nights, beer celebrations, performing arts events, blooming flowers and more—hello, March! We're jumping feet first into warmer weather and the return of spring in the Raleigh area—here's exactly how we plan to do it! Open Garden Weekend at Juniper Level Botanic Garden...
Who's ready to rock? Live music is back in a big way this spring in the Raleigh area! Browse the biggest and best picks of the next few months below (and send this to a friend to start picking out your shows!). March Balsam Range, March 1 at Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts Pocket
Note: Authored by David Menconi, this piece has been produced in partnership with Raleigh Arts . Menconi's next book, "Oh, Didn't They Ramble: Rounder Records and the Transformation of American Roots Music," was published in the fall of 2023 by University of North Carolina Press....
One of the can't-miss events of the year, Art in Bloom is prepared to return for a five-day celebration of art, flowers and community at the North Carolina Museum of Art (and tickets are going to go fast !). From March 13-17, more than 40 unique floral arrangements—some standing 10 feet...

The Best Reasons to Visit Raleigh, N.C., in 2024

Wednesday, January 31, 2024, 12pm by visitRaleigh

A new year means new opportunities, and we've got a great feeling about good news on the horizon in the Raleigh area. For 2024, there are special events on the calendar, new places to explore, big restaurant openings lined up and plenty more to look forward to in Raleigh, N.C.! Jaguar Bolera
Raleigh’s food scene? It’s thriving. Evolving. More diverse than ever, thanks to tasty endeavors from a community that’s passionate about good eats and drinks. Just some of the recent accolades: One of America’s hottest food cities (Zagat); one of the most underrated food...
Note: Authored by David Menconi, this piece has been produced in partnership with Raleigh Arts . Menconi's next book, "Oh, Didn't They Ramble: Rounder Records and the Transformation of American Roots Music," was published in the fall of 2023 by University of North Carolina Press....