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 art, music, food and beer of North Carolina. Come out to Hillsborough Street on April 14th for an afternoon of performances on the Main Stage, a Kid’s Zone with performances and craft activities for the youngest members of our community, as well as a food truck rodeo and craft beers from our friends at Raleigh Brewing. See you there!
Hillsborough Street Parking Study: Supply, Demand and Solutions
Learn It Up! Hillsborough Street is an education series presented by the board of Live It Up! Hillsborough Street. Each event highlights a different business theme relating to the growth and development of the district and feature guest speakers who are experts on the subject. The series is free and open to the public.
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 up above and through the provided telescopes and check out the Perseid Meteor Shower from Dorothea Dix Park!
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 7:30pm. Bring a blanket and chairs and get comfy! Ty’s All Natural, Taco Grande, and Mr. Softee Ice Cream will be available for purchase. Visit dortheadixpark.org for details.
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.
Come enjoy the first ever Love Local! Small Business Fair. This one-day event will showcase all the unique members of Shop Local Raleigh! Whether you are a business owner in need of professional services or a shopper who loves supporting local, this fair is for you. Come learn about your community and have fun in the process. Visit Shop Local Raleigh for details.
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 register.