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Update (Sept. 4, 12:30pm): Due to expected weather conditions, Main Stage shows on Thurs. night will now take place at The Ritz (instead of City Plaza). The Ritz is just a short drive from downtown Raleigh—get directions here. Get more details on the schedule update here. When the Hopscotch...

Things to Do in Downtown Raleigh, N.C.

Friday, August 09, 2019, 6pm by visitRaleigh

Downtown Raleigh, N.C., is where historic neighborhoods, world-class museums, Southern diners, outdoor green spaces, performing arts venues, local shops, breweries and underground cocktail spots all work together to create one incredible cultural hotspot. Here's how to eat, drink, dance and...

Raleigh's New Moore Square: Now Open!

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 12pm by visitRaleigh

Big news for Raleigh, N.C.! Moore Square—a four-acre, downtown urban park that was originally conceived as one of four public green spaces for the city way back in 1792—is now open to the public with a brand-new look, new features and a jam-packed calendar of events. Closed since late...

Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.: August 2019

Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 4pm by visitRaleigh

Every two weeks, we send out a newsletter that includes the best of the best upcoming events. If you sign up for our E-magazine, you'll get those, plus all the latest insider content (the best summer date ideas, for example, or how to take advantage of the Ultimate Summer Bucket List). Summer...
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
The biggest, the best, the brightest and the finest—2019 has six more months full of major festivals and celebrations in Raleigh, N.C.! These events serve an important purpose—they mark history and sense of pride, plus they showcase talent, creativity and culture, delicious foods and...

Things to Do in Downtown Apex, N.C.

Friday, June 28, 2019, 3pm by visitRaleigh

A mere 20 minutes outside of downtown Raleigh, N.C., you’ll find a bustling, small-town escape in downtown Apex. Spend just a few moments there, and you’ll understand why it’s known as the “peak of good living.” From the charming buildings of the downtown historic...