Mar 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
7:00 pm
The City of Raleigh Museum is proud to gather prominent members of our community in a special event featuring discussion of the key decisions that have helped make Raleigh what it is today. During the “Big Decisions[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
6:00 pm
The City of Raleigh and Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh are pleased to be partnering to continue the successful Movies by Moonlight series at Dorothea Dix Park. Spaceballs is rated PG, but does include profanity. 454 Grill Food Truck and Mr.[...]
Dorothea Dix Park Flowers Field
Mar 11 @ 3:00 pm
3:00 pm
Dragons love all sorts of tacos—except spicy ones! When a boy throws his new dragon friends a spicy salsa taco party, red-hot trouble ensues. In their newest musical revue, Theatreworks USA rocks out with a rollicking interpretation[...]
NCSU Stewart Theatre
Mar 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
Apr 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
6:00 pm
Dorothea Dix Hospital, formerly known as the North Carolina Insane Asylum, opened only five years before the start of the American Civil War. The bloody conflict left an indelible mark on the hospital for the[...]
Harvey Hill at Dorothea Dix Park
Apr 13 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
8:30 am
North Carolina’s Research Triangle—including Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill—is a rich tapestry of natural and cultural systems interwoven with campus landscapes (academic, corporate, and cultural), regional and urban parks, and residential communities that serve diverse[...]
NCSU James B. Hunt, Jr. Library
Apr 17 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am
8:00 am
Each year, the Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) hosts the State Downtown to provide a comprehensive market analysis of Raleigh’s Central Business District (CBD) with the intention of informing and exploring new partnerships with the investor[...]
Raleigh Convention Center
6:00 pm
Join City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources staff on a walking tour of Dorothea Dix Park. On July 24th, 2015, the City of Raleigh purchased the Dorothea Dix Campus from the State of[...]
Dorothea Dix Park
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
May 5 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
This inclusive and action-packed event is family friendly, with activities for all ages offering live entertainment, local vendors and artists, great food, a KidsZone, and a beer garden! There is no admission fee. In the[...]
Downtown Raleigh
May 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
6:00 pm
Join City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources staff on a walking tour of Dorothea Dix Park. On July 24th, 2015, the City of Raleigh purchased the Dorothea Dix Campus from the State of[...]
Dorothea Dix Park
Jun 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
Jun 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Jul 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
Aug 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
9:00 pm
Bring a blanket and chairs to enjoy music under the stars with staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC). Look[...]
The Big Field - Dorthea Dix Park
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
7:30 pm
Enjoy an outdoor showing of Jurassic Park hosted by the City of Raleigh and Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh as part of the Movies by Moonlight series at Dorothea Dix Park. Arrive on Saturday, August 18th as early as[...]
Flowers Field at Dorthea Dix Park
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
BYO yoga mat and water to this free event and get centered with yoga in the park! Registration is recommended in case of inclement weather. Learn more at DortheaDixPark.org.
Dorthea Dix Park - Williams Field
Sep 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
11:00 am
Bring kids age 2-6 to this FREE program exploring dinosaurs where they can see and touch real fossils! All children must be registered to attend. See dortheadixpark.org for details and registration.
The Big Field - Dorthea Dix Park
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
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[...]
Downtown Raleigh
Sep 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
BYO yoga mat and water to this free event and get centered with yoga in the park! Registration is recommended in case of inclement weather. Learn more at DortheaDixPark.org.
Dorthea Dix Park - Williams Field
Sep 15 @ 12:00 pm
12:00 pm
Dreamville Festival will be a multi-stage music event from J. Cole of Fayetteville, North Carolina. Enjoy a one-of-a-kind celebration of local culture, food and music. Learn more and purchase tickets at dreamvillefest.com.
Dorthea Dix Park