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When it comes to food and drinks, the Raleigh area is home to some of the best-kept secret eateries dishing out and serving up some truly awesome experiences. Be sure to add these hidden gems to your travel list. Steve's Place A blue-collar deli counter and hot dog joint, Steve's Place is...
It's been a sizzling first half of 2023 for great new food in the Raleigh area, for BBQ spots to sandwich shops and more. We have 10 new places—a range of unique concepts—to help find new favorites and expand your horizons for your next night on the town. Let's dig in! Madre...

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

Thursday, July 27, 2023, 11am by visitRaleigh

Each month 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 (30 free things to do, for example, or the details on a hidden kayaking gem just outside of Raleigh). Summer is in full...
Consumer habits have changed over the last several of years. As a wave of support for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives has swept through the U.S. following high-profile protests demanding fair, equal and better treatment of individuals of color, the desire of both locals and visitors to
Foodies—are you ready? One of the year's most anticipated restaurant openings has arrived in Raleigh, N.C.! Il Falò, an upscale restaurant offering wood-fired Italian cuisine in a gorgeous, modern dining room, is now open at the new Westin Raleigh-Durham Airport (just a few minutes...
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...
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...