May 6 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Marbles Kids Museum
This is a fun family event that inspires healthy physical activity, introduces cycling education to kids of all ages, and encourages families to practice new skills that they can continue to enjoy together at home.[...]
May 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Come join us for the first ever Oaks & Spokes Bike Fashion Show at Dorothea Dix Park! Want to ride the runway? Have a design you want featured? Sign up to be a model, designer,[...]
Jun 9 @ 8:00 pm JOSEPH M. BRYAN, JR., THEATER IN THE MUSEUM PARK
Over eight albums and nearly two decades, Tegan and Sara Quin, identical twins from Calgary, Canada, have evolved from a folk duo to acclaimed indie-rockers and then to a glossier dance-pop powerhouse. They were only[...]
Jun 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Jun 24 @ 8:00 pm NC Museum of Art
A nine-time Grammy winner, Sheryl Crow is an American music icon. Her eight studio albums have sold 35 million copies worldwide. In addition to such No. 1 hits as “All I Wanna Do,” “Soak Up the Sun” and “The[...]
Jul 4 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Independence Day Celebration during the day with live music, Beer/Wine tent, kids rides and games, Aerial Performances, Cirque de Vol street performers, eating contests, food and art vendors, and much more! Fireworks will light up[...]
Jul 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Raleigh Convention Center
Sewing. Quilting. Needle Arts. Original Sewing & Quilt Expo is a place to find the latest techniques and products, and learn new skills with cutting-edge education. It’s where the sewing community comes together to encourage and inspire our own[...]
Aug 1 @ 8:00 pm NC Museum of Art
The American Acoustic tour brings together the leading lights of contemporary Americana music for an evening of incomparable musicianship and vocal harmonizing. I’m with Her features recent Grammy winner Sarah Jarosz, Sara Watkins of Nickel Creek,[...]
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Aug 25 @ 5:30 pm NC Museum of Art, East Building, Level B
At this live drawing event/fundraiser, more than 80 artists at all stages of their careers take shifts to draw in front of a live audience. As spectators spy on the creative process, sketches morph into[...]
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Downtown Raleigh
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[...]
Sep 8 @ 6:20 pm
Fabricating fantastical worlds with the most ordinary of materials, Paperhand Puppet Intervention has been wowing audiences for over 15 years. Each year’s production is new and original, and all feature giant puppets, stilt dancers, shadow[...]
Sep 9 @ 6:20 pm
Fabricating fantastical worlds with the most ordinary of materials, Paperhand Puppet Intervention has been wowing audiences for over 15 years. Each year’s production is new and original, and all feature giant puppets, stilt dancers, shadow[...]
Sep 10 @ 6:20 pm
Fabricating fantastical worlds with the most ordinary of materials, Paperhand Puppet Intervention has been wowing audiences for over 15 years. Each year’s production is new and original, and all feature giant puppets, stilt dancers, shadow[...]
Sep 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Sep 14 all-day Downtown Raleigh
Each year, SPARKcon features more than 2,000 artists in 200+ events. Each segment of the creative community plans their own “SPARKs” to showcase their talent. SPARKcon’s goal is to connect and educate emerging, creative leaders[...]
Sep 15 all-day Downtown Raleigh
Each year, SPARKcon features more than 2,000 artists in 200+ events. Each segment of the creative community plans their own “SPARKs” to showcase their talent. SPARKcon’s goal is to connect and educate emerging, creative leaders[...]
Sep 16 all-day Downtown Raleigh
Each year, SPARKcon features more than 2,000 artists in 200+ events. Each segment of the creative community plans their own “SPARKs” to showcase their talent. SPARKcon’s goal is to connect and educate emerging, creative leaders[...]
Sep 17 all-day Downtown Raleigh
Each year, SPARKcon features more than 2,000 artists in 200+ events. Each segment of the creative community plans their own “SPARKs” to showcase their talent. SPARKcon’s goal is to connect and educate emerging, creative leaders[...]
Oct 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Downtown Raleigh
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[...]
Oct 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am City of Raleigh Museum
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[...]
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm Pullen Amusements
Get your supplies ready to build your own scarecrow at the Pullen Park Scarecrow Festival. Formerly located at the Pullen Arts Center, Pulllen park will be taking over the festival this year. Families are encouraged[...]
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm Gregg Museum of Art & Design
Rocker Ben Venom recycles concert shirts from punk and heavy metal bands to make quilts that might have made your grandmother faint. Inspired by tattoos, graffiti and the underground scene, they are the polar opposite[...]
Oct 20 all-day Raleigh Convention Center
The International Festival of Raleigh is packed with international FUN. More than 71 ethnic groups participate to present a variety of high-quality arts through dance and musical performances, ethnic cuisines, dance, and global cooking workshops,[...]
Oct 20 all-day The trolley departs from Mordecai Historic Park
Jump on board the Haunted Trolley, if you dare, for a special late night tour of downtown Raleigh’s most haunted places. Jump aboard – you never know who you might meet along the way!  Various times.
Oct 21 all-day Raleigh Convention Center
The International Festival of Raleigh is packed with international FUN. More than 71 ethnic groups participate to present a variety of high-quality arts through dance and musical performances, ethnic cuisines, dance, and global cooking workshops,[...]
Oct 22 all-day Raleigh Convention Center
The International Festival of Raleigh is packed with international FUN. More than 71 ethnic groups participate to present a variety of high-quality arts through dance and musical performances, ethnic cuisines, dance, and global cooking workshops,[...]