Tag - food

The Raleigh area is certifiably farm fresh, with a collection of year-round and seasonal farmers markets showcasing fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers and specialty goods. Grab your reusable bags and check out these seven favorite shopping spots! State Farmers Market, Raleigh Considered one of the
Raleigh, N.C., keeps adding happy occasions to the calendar. Festivals and major events serve an important purpose—they mark history and sense of pride, plus they showcase talent, creativity and culture, delicious foods and beverages (and some surprises, too!). Make plans now to spend a day...

Things to Do in Raleigh, N.C.: May 2023

Friday, April 28, 2023, 8am 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 best new content (our favorite hiking and biking trails, for example, or 10 ways to plan a perfect weekend getaway in the Raleigh...
Whether it’s an anniversary, birthday, wedding rehearsal or another monumental life event, the many restaurants in the Raleigh area are stepping up their game when it comes to special occasions. Find the perfect setting for your next big celebration at one of these top spots for birthday...

Things to Do in Downtown Raleigh, N.C.

Thursday, April 20, 2023, 12pm by visitRaleigh

New in downtown Raleigh: Sip n' Stroll Downtown social district Launched in August 2022, visitors to downtown Raleigh can drink beer, wine or cocktails as they walk through a defined area of downtown Raleigh, seven days a week from 11am-10pm! See the district boundaries and participating...
Dive deep into Raleigh, N.C., by adding a People-First Tourism Experience to your travel itinerary. As a carefully curated collection of tours and hands-on encounters, People-First Experiences offer “backstage” exploration of the Raleigh area alongside the locals who call this unique...

The Best Restaurants in Downtown Raleigh

Wednesday, March 15, 2023, 8am 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. In recent years, it's been widely...
You don't need a special occasion to plan a romantic night out. The Raleigh area serves up the perfect places for romantic dates year-round! If you’re looking to take a trip with your loved one this season, you should take a peek at some of the best date ideas the City of Oaks has to...

Shop, Eat and Play at Fenton in Cary, N.C.

Tuesday, February 21, 2023, 12pm by visitRaleigh

Fenton, a mixed-use development located in Cary, opened in 2022 as a place for people to gather—for a day of shopping, good eats, celebratory drinks and more (live music in the summer, ice skating in the winter!). In the works since 2014, the nearly $1 billion live-work-play district is one...