8:00 pm
A favorite on NC State LIVE’s stage and across the globe, writer/performer Marc Bamuthi Joseph has garnered countless awards and critical acclaim for his passionate productions that seamlessly weave spoken word, contemporary movement and hip-hop (most recently[...]
NCSU Stewart Theatre
7:00 pm
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[...]
John P. "Top" Greene Community Center
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
Tartan Day NC celebrates the Scottish-ness of North Carolina on April 6, National Tartan Day. Join The Celtic Force and Our State Magazine at the North Carolina Museum of History for a day of bagpipes, highland dancing, discussions & demonstrations of[...]
pin Hide Map North Carolina Museum of History
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 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Mayor Nancy McFarlane will deliver the State-of-the-City address at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 6, at Contemporary Art Museum (CAM), 409 West Martin St. The mayor’s address will be delivered during First Friday activities.
Contemporary Art Museum
Apr 7 @ 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
7:30 am
Come to YogaFest NC, the largest yoga event in the Triangle.  Now in its 7th annual year, the event unites people of all mobility levels and yoga experience – from beginner to advanced to teaching –[...]
Apr 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9:00 am
What is it? Fun for the whole family! Learn, shop for your garden, get great ideas, and enjoy gourmet treats while supporting the JC Raulston Arboretum. We’re rolling out the red carpet for members, home[...]
JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University
7:00 pm
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[...]
Carolina Pines Park
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 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
A FREE concert series featuring Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba at Lake Raleigh, Centennial Campus.
Lake Raleigh, Centennial Campus
12:00 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 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 13 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
11:00 am
Since 2001, Arts NC State has purchased original artwork of NC State students. A committee of staff, students and local artists review the submitted work and choose art to purchase. The chosen works will become[...]
Talley Student Union, 3rd floor
Apr 14 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
11:00 am
The Triangle Lebanese American Center is hosting their 20th Annual Lebanese Festival in downtown Raleigh! Want a taste of Lebanon right here in the Triangle? Join us for a day filled with delicious Lebanese food,[...]
City Plaza
Apr 14 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
12:00 pm
Live & Local Spring Fest is a free community festival presented by Artsplosure in partnership with Live It Up! Hillsborough Street. This spring celebration is your chance to join your community in celebrating the unique[...]
Apr 14 @ 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm
4:00 pm
The fast expanding multi-genre PRIME Music Festival takes the success of the brand to Raleigh to announce the expansion of “PRIME Raleigh”. PRIME Raleigh is a one-day event that will take place April 14, 2018[...]
Red Hat Amphitheatre
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
7:00 pm
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[...]
Thomas G. Crowder Woodland Center
8:00 pm
On the evening of April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated outside room 306 of The Lorraine Motel in Memphis. What happened inside room 306 the night before the killing is a mystery.[...]
NCSU Stewart Theatre
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Art2Wear (A2W) is celebrating its 16th year as a student-organized runway show that presents fashion, costume and wearable sculpture created by the students of the College of Design at NC State University. This annual event[...]
NCSU Talley Student Union, Grand Ballroom
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
12:00 pm
Pop-Up Raleigh is downtown Raleigh’s original monthly vintage market. We offer vintage collectors and art lovers a place to shop and sip at Trophy Brewing & Taproom on Maywood Avenue. This beautiful building, near the NC State Farmer’s[...]
Trophy Brewing & Taproom
1:00 pm
The WakeUP & Explore 2018 City Livability Tour features the Peace Street, N. Person Street, and N. Blount Street area just north of downtown Raleigh. This historic area and budding business district is filled with beautiful[...]
American Institute of Architects
2:00 pm
Combining some hidden gems in Raleigh’s Person St and Seaboard Station areas featuring beer with some food pairings for a fun afternoon experience. Downtown Raleigh Food & Craft Beer Adventure Tour- On this leisurely walk[...]
Seaboard Station
Apr 21 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Raleigh City Museum is time-tripping again this year, back to the 1970’s. Get out those bellbottoms and disco shoes. You’ll be dancing to some great rock-and-roll, eating some excellent food from local vendors, and drinking[...]
City of Raleigh Museum
9:00 am
A chance to stock up for summer reading? A bag of treasures for $5? A chance to support the NCSU Libraries too? Each year for the last twenty-two years, the Friends of the Library has[...]
NCSU Brickyard
7:00 pm
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[...]
Jaycee Park Community Center
9:00 am
A chance to stock up for summer reading? A bag of treasures for $5? A chance to support the NCSU Libraries too? Each year for the last twenty-two years, the Friends of the Library has[...]
NCSU Brickyard
9:00 am
A chance to stock up for summer reading? A bag of treasures for $5? A chance to support the NCSU Libraries too? Each year for the last twenty-two years, the Friends of the Library has[...]
NCSU Brickyard
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