Nov
24
Fri
Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market @ NC State Fairgrounds - Jim Graham Building
Nov 24 all-day
Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market @ NC State Fairgrounds - Jim Graham Building | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Going strong for 30 years, The Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market one of the largest collections of arts, crafts & holiday gifts assembled in one location. As you stroll through the 2017 event, you’ll meet over 250 exhibitors from all across the Southeast, showcasing thousands of one-of-a-kind items and unique gifts! Santa will be there all three days!

Nov
25
Sat
Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market @ NC State Fairgrounds - Jim Graham Building
Nov 25 all-day
Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market @ NC State Fairgrounds - Jim Graham Building | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Going strong for 30 years, The Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market one of the largest collections of arts, crafts & holiday gifts assembled in one location. As you stroll through the 2017 event, you’ll meet over 250 exhibitors from all across the Southeast, showcasing thousands of one-of-a-kind items and unique gifts! Santa will be there all three days!

Small Business Saturday @ Hillsborough Street
Nov 25 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 pm
Small Business Saturday @ Hillsborough Street | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Hillsborough Street merchants will offer a myriad of specials and unique offers for Small Business Saturday.

Nov
26
Sun
Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market @ NC State Fairgrounds - Jim Graham Building
Nov 26 all-day
Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market @ NC State Fairgrounds - Jim Graham Building | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Going strong for 30 years, The Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market one of the largest collections of arts, crafts & holiday gifts assembled in one location. As you stroll through the 2017 event, you’ll meet over 250 exhibitors from all across the Southeast, showcasing thousands of one-of-a-kind items and unique gifts! Santa will be there all three days!

Nov
28
Tue
Wade Citizens Advisory Council Meeting @ Jaycee Park Community Center
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm
Wade Citizens Advisory Council Meeting @ Jaycee Park Community Center | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

If you live in Raleigh, you automatically are a member of a Citizens Advisory Council. The City of Raleigh has 19 CACs, each representing a different geographic region of the city.

Each CAC elects its own officers and decides its own activities and priorities. All CAC meetings are open to everyone; however, you can vote only at meetings of the CAC where you reside. You can attend as an individual or you can represent your neighborhood-based organization at your CAC meetings.

CACs are nonpartisan. CACs are the only advisory boards to the City Council that are not appointed by the Council.

Dec
1
Fri
First Friday Raleigh @ Downtown Raleigh
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
First Friday Raleigh @ Downtown Raleigh | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

First Friday is a free self-guided tour of downtown’s cutting edge cultural hot spots. Local art galleries, art studios, alternative art venues, and museums stay open late the first Friday of every month to welcome thousands of art-seeking enthusiasts downtown.

 

Dec
2
Sat
Scandinavian Christmas Fair @ NC State Fairgrounds - Holshouser Building
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Scandinavian Christmas Fair @ NC State Fairgrounds - Holshouser Building | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

The Scandinavian Christmas Fair is an authentic celebration of the traditions of the Scandinavian countries, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland, and Iceland.

This old-world celebration is certain to get you in the spirit of the season. This year marks the 21st anniversary of the Julmarknad (Christmas Fair in Swedish) and it attracts people from Scandinavia and of Scandinavian descent as well as many Americans who have made this an annual tradition.

Several local Scandinavian organizations are represented at the fair and there are plenty of opportunities to learn a little more about the people and customs of the Scandinavian countries. You might even pick up a few words in a local tongue and develop a taste for that traditional herring!

Shop for Good Day Market @ Marbles Kids Museum
Dec 2 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Shop for Good Day Market @ Marbles Kids Museum  | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

Join us on Saturday, December 2 between 11:00 AM and 4:00 PM at Marbles Kids Museum and Vintage Church in downtown Raleigh to peruse and shop for unique items offered up by nonprofits and local businesses with part of proceeds benefiting local causes!

Join us at the Shop for Good Day Market to:
Sample food and sip tasty beverages | Enjoy chair massages in our Relaxation corner | Grab photos with Santa, family, and friends | Shop unique local vendors with part of proceeds benefiting area causes | Get your gift wrapping done and more!

Downtown Raleigh Tree Lighting Celebration @ Raleigh City Plaza
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Downtown Raleigh Tree Lighting Celebration @ Raleigh City Plaza | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

The Downtown Raleigh Tree Lighting Celebration, presented by Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, features a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, live entertainment, a 40-foot Snowzilla Slide, other amusements and activities, holiday refreshments, and Gingerbread House and Holiday Hound Costume contests. The fun culminates in City Plaza with the Mayor’s lighting of the 35-foot Norway spruce tree brought in from the mountains of North Carolina.

Dec
4
Mon
Central Citizens Advisory Council Meeting @ John P. "Top" Greene Community Center
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm
Central Citizens Advisory Council Meeting @ John P. "Top" Greene Community Center | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States

If you live in Raleigh, you automatically are a member of a Citizens Advisory Council. The City of Raleigh has 19 CACs, each representing a different geographic region of the city.

Each CAC elects its own officers and decides its own activities and priorities. All CAC meetings are open to everyone; however, you can vote only at meetings of the CAC where you reside. You can attend as an individual or you can represent your neighborhood-based organization at your CAC meetings.

CACs are nonpartisan. CACs are the only advisory boards to the City Council that are not appointed by the Council.