5:30 pm
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[...]
NC Museum of Art, East Building, Level B
4:00 pm
A Raleigh Tradition Since 2002 An annual theme. Costumes and silliness galore. An offbeat parade. A kids competition of pinebox cars. A soapbox derby. Kirby Derby is an invitation for creative expression and community engagement. Fun[...]
Dorothea Dix Park, Harvey Hill
Aug 27 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
3:00 pm
Food, Desserts, Bazaars, Dances and Live Bands from around the world in downtown Raleigh! Travel the world without flying or driving… Just walking!
City Plaza
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Just Make Something! is a relaxing community get together that takes place leading up to and during Tuesday evening performances. Gather around the round table of art supplies, crafts, and art scraps to make zero-stakes art[...]
Imurj
Sep 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
11:00 am
The African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County is an annual celebration of African American culture as expressed through art, music, food and community. Over the past seven Labor Day weekends, the two[...]
11:00 am
The African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County is an annual celebration of African American culture as expressed through art, music, food and community. Over the past seven Labor Day weekends, the two[...]
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Just Make Something! is a relaxing community get together that takes place leading up to and during Tuesday evening performances. Gather around the round table of art supplies, crafts, and art scraps to make zero-stakes art[...]
Imurj
5:30 pm
Awards ceremony to recognize outstanding contributions to the character, environment, and appearance of the City of Raleigh.
Contemporary Art Museum
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Just Make Something! is a relaxing community get together that takes place leading up to and during Tuesday evening performances. Gather around the round table of art supplies, crafts, and art scraps to make zero-stakes art[...]
Imurj
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Just Make Something! is a relaxing community get together that takes place leading up to and during Tuesday evening performances. Gather around the round table of art supplies, crafts, and art scraps to make zero-stakes art[...]
Imurj
12:00 pm
Live & Local: Roots Fest is a FREE community event on Hillsborough Street celebrating the roots of North Carolina arts and music with two stages, local artists, and local beer. Ike Stubblefield, who has performed[...]
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
7:00 pm
Just Make Something! is a relaxing community get together that takes place leading up to and during Tuesday evening performances. Gather around the round table of art supplies, crafts, and art scraps to make zero-stakes art[...]
Imurj
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
10:00 am
Art in the Garden – watercolor painting and instruction, includes lunch at The Well Fed Community Garden.
The Well Fed Community Garden
Oct 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
Nov 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
Dec 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
Jan 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
Feb 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 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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