Apr 22 @ 8:30 am Dorothea Dix Campus - Gymnasium on Dix Hill
Join us for the 4th Annual Socks and Undie 5K Rundie benefiting Note in the Pocket on April 22, 2017 in beautiful Dorothea Dix park in downtown Raleigh, NC. Costumes are encouraged! The 5K is timed and prizes are awarded[...]
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Celebrate Earth Day with a guided evening hike led by a Wildlife Educator! The hike will last approximately 50 minutes and will focus on Dorothea Dix Park’s history, landscapes and habitats.
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 6 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park
Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) for a free skywatching program at Dorothea Dix Park! Telescopes will be[...]
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,[...]
May 20 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am Meet at Eliza Pool Park
Did you know May is National Bike Month? What better way to celebrate than taking a ride on City of Raleigh greenways, with a stop at Dorothea Dix Park! This low-key ride will start at[...]
Jun 4 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
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 18 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
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 2 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
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 16 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
Jul 19 @ 12:00 pm City of Raleigh Museum
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
Jul 19 @ 6:00 pm NC State College of Design
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
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[...]
Jul 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park - Harvey Hill
Escape your busy workweek and have some fun at Harvey Hill! We’ll bring some lawn games and food trucks, while you bring your friends! Play games, picnic, enjoy the view. Bring your own lawn games[...]
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm Dorothea Dix Park Harvey Hill
This summer you can enjoy a “Sunday in the Park” concert series in two of Raleigh’s most delightful parks! Dorothea Dix Park and Fred Fletcher Park are partnering to offer a music series presenting a[...]
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 16 @ 12:00 pm City of Raleigh Museum
The Raleigh Urban Design Center and Dix Park Team have teamed up to bring you a series of lectures focused on contemporary and innovative ways to think about our city, Dix Park, and the relationship[...]
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 11 @ 6:30 pm Five Points Center for Active Adults
A new documentary created by North Carolina filmmakers suggests that mental health patients may be receiving outdated or disproven treatments. Witness the state of mental health care in America through the documentary Going Sane. After[...]