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
Mar 10 @ 8:15 am – 1:30 pm
8:15 am
Nourishing Community: How Community Gardens and Urban Ag Support a Healthy Wake County Join Advocates for Health in Action (AHA) and partner Marbles Kids Museum for Dig In! to explore how urban agriculture, community gardens, and edible gardens in schools and child[...]
Marbles Kids 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
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
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
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
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
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
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 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 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
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
Join your neighbors and help build a park for everyone! See the latest draft master plan for Dorothea Dix Park and provide your feedback during the Dix Park Community Roadshow on Monday, September 24th! Click through to[...]
McKimmon Center
Sep 26 @ 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
6:30 pm
Save the date for the fourth of five community meetings for the master plan process. Location TBA. See dortheadixpark.org for more details.
TBA
Oct 5 @ 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
Oct 10 @ 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
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
The City of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department and Dorothea Dix Park are hosting the 1st Annual FallFest at Dix Park event on Saturday, October 27th from 11:00am-4:00pm. This will be a fun[...]
Dorthea Dix Park
Nov 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
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
The Master Plan Advisory Committee works with the design team throughout the planning process and makes recommendations to the Executive Committee for Dix Park development. Location TBD. Follow this page for details.
TBD
Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
Come and enjoy Moonlight in the Garden this November with more lights and even more nights. Food trucks, live music, marshmallows and fire pits will be waiting for you as you experience the JC Raulston[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum