Author: Emma Witman

Emma Witman is a writer and a Raleigh native. She reads creative fiction from time-to-time and travels as often as possible.

Eat Lunch on the Cheap in Downtown Raleigh

Friday, October 09, 2015, 7am by Emma Witman

Raleigh, N.C.'s a great destination for the budget-conscious traveler. And you certainly don't have to break the bank to get a delicious meal. Here are eight places to nab a fabulous lunch for $7 or less downtown: Square Rabbit 19 E. Martin St. You'll be tempted by one of the specials...
Rappers, rockers and headbangers descend on Raleigh for Hopscotch Music Festival (get tickets) in less than two weeks. Now in its sixth year, Hopscotch features more than 140 acts across an array of genres. The three-day festival kicks off Thurs., Sept. 10. Several homegrown artists will play
One of the best features of North Hills, a continually-evolving shopping, dining and entertainment area in Raleigh, N.C., is its cutting-edge culinary scene. From places that serve exotic dishes to the more classic regional fare, below are seven North Hills eateries to try. Visit and check these

Groove in the Garden, Raleigh, Aug. 22

Thursday, August 06, 2015, 5pm by Emma Witman

The Love Language, Bombadil and Laura Reed are among the artists playing a brand-new event on Aug. 22 that comes recommended by BJ Barham of Hopscotch Music Festival 2015-featured band American Aquarium. Groove in the Garden at the Stephenson Amphitheater and Raleigh Municipal Rose Garden is the

Eight Awesome Free Things to Do in Raleigh

Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 1pm by Emma Witman

One benefit to visiting a thriving city is the depth and breadth things to of charge! So if you want to break into Raleigh, N.C.'s scene without breaking the bank, here are eight things to do, available to visitors year-round and sans a cost of admission. And this list is only a