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Exhibits can be enjoyed all over SouthWestRaleigh. The state-of-the-art NC Museum of Art is home to exhibits year-round and also hosts performances and concerts in its amphitheater.  Head downtown to check out the Contemporary Art Museum, NC Museum of Natural Sciences, NC Museum of History, City of Raleigh Museum, or relive Raleigh’s past at the historic Joel Lane House. The new Gregg Museum of Art & Design will be opening soon on Hillsborough street.

If you are looking for world-class performances, the NC Symphony offers 175 productions a year in SWR and across the state, and the NC Opera is always a great experience. The Carolina Ballet performs year ‘round and its Nutcracker production is especially popular at Christmas time. For Broadway productions, check out the North Carolina TheatreRaleigh Little Theatre and Theatre in the Park are wonderful live theater venues with a long Raleigh history.

Photo Credits: Raleigh Little Theatre: Carrie Santiago – Raleigh City Museum: Robert Carpenter, Capital City Camera Club – Carolina Ballet: Armes Photography – NC Museum of Art: Image courtesy of the North Carolina Museum of Art

Sep
21
Thu
7:00 pm Hillsborough Citizens Advisory C... @ Pullen Memorial Baptist Church
Hillsborough Citizens Advisory C... @ Pullen Memorial Baptist Church
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm
Hillsborough Citizens Advisory Council Meeting @ Pullen Memorial Baptist Church | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
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[...]
Sep
22
Fri
all-day Ray Price Capital City Bikefest @ Downtown Raleigh
Ray Price Capital City Bikefest @ Downtown Raleigh
Sep 22 all-day
Ray Price Capital City Bikefest @ Downtown Raleigh | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
The 13th annual Ray Price Capital City Bikefest will be held in the heart of downtown Raleigh and at the Ray Price Harley-Davidson / Triumph dealership on September 22, 23 and 24, 2017. Vendors will[...]
Sep
23
Sat
all-day Ray Price Capital City Bikefest @ Downtown Raleigh
Ray Price Capital City Bikefest @ Downtown Raleigh
Sep 23 all-day
Ray Price Capital City Bikefest @ Downtown Raleigh | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
The 13th annual Ray Price Capital City Bikefest will be held in the heart of downtown Raleigh and at the Ray Price Harley-Davidson / Triumph dealership on September 22, 23 and 24, 2017. Vendors will[...]
12:00 pm Live & Local: Roots Fest on Hill...
Live & Local: Roots Fest on Hill...
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live & Local: Roots Fest on Hillsborough Street @ Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
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[...]
8:00 pm John Pizzarelli Quartet with Cat... @ NCSU Stewart Theatre
John Pizzarelli Quartet with Cat... @ NCSU Stewart Theatre
Sep 23 @ 8:00 pm
John Pizzarelli Quartet with Catherine Russell @ NCSU Stewart Theatre | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
In Billie & Blue Eyes, Russell’s Grammy Award-winning vocals and Pizzarelli’s smooth quartet pair to evoke the glory days of jazz, taking on two of the greats:  Billie Holiday and Frank Sinatra. This unforgettable evening features[...]