Signs of Spring in Raleigh, N.C.: Photos
Friday, April 08, 2016, 7am by Alex Ellis
This year's vernal equinox marked the earliest arrival of spring to date, but you don't need a calendar to tell that warmer weather has officially arrived in Raleigh, N.C. Whether you're visiting again or here for the first time, keep an eye out for some of our favorite signs of spring.
Spring colors are popping up all over the destination, like here in the Capital District.
The energy is rising at Pullen Park and the lake is inviting for a pedal boat ride.
Visitors and residents are taking in beautiful, refreshing sunrises.
New art exhibits are opening, such as Art in Bloom at the North Carolina Museum of Art.
The WRAL Azalea Gardens are lush with bright, new color.
You feel inspired to explore your "green" side.
Walks around area lakes become even more appealing.
Walking the dog brings a new world of adventure.
Live music moves outside.