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Rum Runners in Raleigh is moving temporarily to Seaboard Station

Rum Runners Temporarily Moving from City Market to Seaboard Station

The dueling piano bar that has called Historic City Market home for 15 years will be temporarily moving across Downtown Raleigh to Seaboard Station as owners continue to firm up details for a future permanent home. Rum Runners announced via email today: "We'd like to thank you all for an amazing 15 years here in City Market! We will be at a temporary location in Seaboard Station starting May 10th. Please stay turned to our social media … [Read More...]

Republic Wireless Downtown Raleigh Pop Up Shop

Republic Wireless Opens Pop Up Shop in Downtown Raleigh

As of October 6th, 2017, the Republic Wireless Pop Up Shop in Downtown Raleigh is officially open for business! Located at 17 East Martin Street, the Pop Up Shop has taken a new approach to connecting with customers on a more genuine level. The shop held a ribbon-cutting event during October's First Friday and welcomed a large crowd on the fine Downtown Raleigh evening. Anything but Generic Set up to mimic a real-life home environment, … [Read More...]

Rum Runners in Raleigh is moving temporarily to Seaboard Station

Rum Runners Temporarily Moving from City Market to Seaboard Station

The dueling piano bar that has called Historic City Market home for 15 years will be temporarily moving across Downtown Raleigh to Seaboard Station as owners continue to firm up details for a future permanent home. Rum Runners announced via email today: "We'd like to thank you all for an amazing 15 years here in City Market! We will be at a temporary location in Seaboard Station starting May 10th. Please stay turned to our social media … [Read More...]

Raleigh Urban Design Center

Urban Design Center Hosts “Activating Empty Spaces: A Guide to Pop-up Shops”

On Wednesday, Aug. 20, the City of Raleigh’s Urban Design Center will host a talk focusing on maximizing underused spaces as part of the UDC |Talks @noon series. The talk, titled, “Activating Empty Spaces: A Guide to Pop-up Shops” will be hosted by Beth Yerxa, the executive director of Triangle ArtWorks. Ms. Yerxa will focus on the Pop-Up Tool-Kit, a beginner’s guide to creating and hosting pop-up art events. The tool-kit gives users the … [Read More...]

Headlines

Express-Format Target Now Open on Hillsborough Street

I had the chance to attend a preview of the new express-format Target that is now open on Hillsborough Street last week and was quite impressed with the retail … [Read More...]

Latest News

The Wine Feed’s Hook & Vine Festival Returns Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Wine Feed's Hook & Vine Seafood & Wine Festival Sunday, April 30, 2017 Tickets $50 / $40 Entry times: 12pm, 1:30 pm, 3pm Purchase tickets in advance online, by phone or in store. Glenwood … [Read More...]

Live and Local: Spring Fest Announces Chatham County Line as Headliner

Chatham County Line will headline Live & Local: Spring Fest on Saturday, April 8, 2017. The previously announced free street festival will run 12:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the 2200 and 2300 blocks of … [Read More...]

Try & Buy Market Postponed to Sunday, March 26, 2017

This weekend's previously scheduled Try & Buy Market at the Raleigh Beer Garden has been postponed to Sunday, March 26, 2017, on account of the forecasted snow and generally all-around unpleasant weather. A … [Read More...]

Imurj Opens This Weekend at 300 S. McDowell Street

Imurj is slated to open today with several performing and visual artists lined up for events on Friday, March 10, 2017, and Saturday, March 11, 2017. Imurj bills itself as an "arts … [Read More...]

Try & Buy Market at Raleigh Beer Garden – Sunday, March 12

Try samples from local food, beverage, and goods brands before you buy at the “Try & Buy” Market on Sunday, March 12, 2017, in Downtown Raleigh at the Raleigh Beer Garden On Sunday, March 12, it’s … [Read More...]

Theatre Raleigh Family Series: A Midsummer Night’s Dream – March 9-19, 2017

A Midsummer Night’s Dream will play March 9, 2017, through March 19, 2017, at the Kennedy Theatre as part of Theatre Raleigh’s Family Series. Kids will love this contemporary spin on a magical tale of fairies, … [Read More...]

Deep South Entertainment to Produce Summer Music Series at Dix Park, Cancels City Plaza Events

Deep South Entertainment has announced the development of a new music series this summer slated to take place at Raleigh's Dorothea Dix Park. The new series, which is scheduled to be held on Saturdays, promises … [Read More...]

Winter Cocktail Menu Event at Dram & Draught

On Friday evening, the gang at Dram & Draught will debut their winter cocktail menu and are hosting a party to roll out the new specialty concoctions. Who: Dram & Draught What: New seasonal … [Read More...]

Now Open: The District

On the corner of Dawson Street and Morgan Street, where The Borough (and most recently, Hadley's) used to reside, A new concept called The District has opened up shop. Read more about the new operators' … [Read More...]