The weather is heating up, and summer romance is straight ahead! Check out these 15 summer date ideas in the Raleigh area , from baseball game dates, to strolls through art museums, to coffee dates and more. Drinks at a rooftop bar Rooftop bars are great places to watch the sunset with your special

Things to Do in Downtown Cary, N.C.

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 2pm by Kristen Baughman

One of the fastest-growing towns in the South, Cary is home to renowned restaurants, great shopping, top-tier arts and entertainment and unique outdoor experiences. The downtown area has seen an influx of fun, new local businesses in recent years—a brewery, bottle shop, neighborhood bar,...

Ice Cream Makers in Raleigh, N.C.

Thursday, May 17, 2018, 10am by Meagan Byrne

Raleigh, N.C.’s agricultural background and vibrant artistic culture are together helping local chefs create unique spins on everyone's favorite summertime treat. With fresh and local ingredients such as milk from Raleigh grass-fed cows to ripe peaches and strawberries from the local...
The Raleigh area is a perfect place for visitors and locals for Memorial Day weekend. From a hot air balloon festival to baseball games, the destination is packing in the fun over the long weekend ahead. Freedom Balloon Fest Bring the family for a truly-unique event this Memorial Day weekend,
The Southeast is no stranger to rodeos—you can find barrel racing, team roping and bull riding with ease—but if you'd rather exchange your hat and boots for a knife and fork, then the Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Rodeo might be more your style. From May to Oct., the city of Raleigh...

Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.: May 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018, 5pm by visitRaleigh

Hello, May! A busy spring continues in the Raleigh area this month—longer days and lots of sunshine mean it's time to get outdoors and explore. Temperatures have hit a sweet spot, patios are open, picnics are in full swing, the calendar is packed with major events and there's never...