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Raleigh is the State Capital of Fun

Don't Miss Out on Any of These Fun Local Events!

There's always something exciting happening in the Triangle area. Home to North Carolina's capital city, Raleigh, the Triangle has a vibrant music scene, exhilarating collegiate sports, and a wide variety of award-winning restaurants. Eager to dive in?

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First Friday Gallery Walk

On the first Friday of every month, local artists present their wares to the people of Raleigh on a free self-guided tour. Local art galleries, museums, and alternative art venues stay open late to welcome thousands of art enthusiasts. LEARN MORE

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WHEN: First Friday of each month

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WHERE: Downtown Raleigh, NC

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St. Patrick's Day Parade 

Cultural groups and live performers march down the streets of Downtown Raleigh, celebrating their Irish heritage and culture in a parade that culminates with a festival in Moore Square. LEARN MORE

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WHEN: March

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WHERE: Downtown Raleigh, Moore Square

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Artsplosure

This explosion of local art and culture in Downtown Raleigh is a beloved event with more than 170 arts and crafts vendors, interactive visual art installations, and ongoing performances by local artists and performers.  LEARN MORE

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WHEN: May

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WHERE: Downtown Raleigh

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Got To Be NC Festival

Celebrate North Carolina culture at this free festival with special events including carnival rides and games, local food, pony rides, and more! LEARN MORE

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WHEN: May

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WHERE: The NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC

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BugFest

Explore over 100 exhibits, crafts, activities, and more while learning all about the interesting world of bugs! This free festival celebrates the intricate world of bugs. Come out to learn something new, and maybe try a buggy dish or two in Downtown Raleigh. LEARN MORE

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WHEN: September

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WHERE: Jones Street, Raleigh, NC

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North Carolina State Fair

A hallmark of NC, the State Fair draws thousands of visitors every year. This wildly popular annual event features delicious local food, rides, agricultural exhibits, games, and more! LEARN MORE

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WHEN: October 

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WHERE: NC State Fairgrounds, Raleigh, NC

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First Night

Count down to the New Year by seeing live performances of local artists, take a ballroom dancing class, see a comedy show, make some crafts, or simiply spend time with your loved ones amid the excitement and flurry of Downtown Raleigh. LEARN MORE

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WHEN: New Years Eve

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WHERE: Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh, NC

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With many exciting local attractions, beautiful homes for sale, and incredible lifestyle amenities, the Triangle area is a fantastic place to call home. If you're interested in learning more about life in the Triangle, please don't hesitate to contact us!

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