Small Business Saturday in Downtown Raleigh

via Shop Local Raleigh Tomorrow is the big day, Small Business Saturday! Tomorrow morning from 10am-2pm, we will have our very first Shop Local Raleigh, Small Business Saturday Pop-up shop! Local retailers, mini donuts, cider, and holiday cheer! … [Read more...]

LoMo Market Coming to Glenwood South this Weekend

You won't have to drive to the Teeter - at least this weekend! LoMo Market, the mobile grocery store, will start to serve Glenwood South this Sunday (March 1). They will park by Dos Taquitos and will be open from 4:30 to 6:00pm. They have fresh … [Read more...]

December Openings and Closings – So Far

Dec. 13 - via @Runologie: Runologie open next to State of Beer on Hillsborough Street (400 block) Dec. 15 - via @NewRaleigh: State of Beer Bottle Shop, Bar and Sandwich Counter now open at 401 Hillsborough Street (I wrote about this earlier, but … [Read more...]

Two New Drink-Related Shops Open in Downtown

Two nice features to see in TBJ recently: New bottle shop now open near downtown Raleigh Drink, Drank, Drunk is located next to Irregardless Cafe on Morgan Street and offers coffee, beer, and more. It is owned by Shannon Lamm (co-owner of next door … [Read more...]

Pirate-Themed Brewery Joins Big Boss in Five Points

TBJ has a great article on all of the breweries - from micro/boutique to the original Big Boss - that have setup shop or are coming to the Five Points area soon: … [Read more...]

The History and Future of City Market

The N&O published a great full-length article on Sunday detailing the history of Historic City Market in Downtown Raleigh and what's in store for the property in the future. It includes comments from the current property owner, Michael Hakan, and … [Read more...]

Crude Bitters Expanding Business in Downtown Raleigh

Great news today in TBJ: Crude Bitters & Sodas expanding in downtown Raleigh According to the team at Crude's new Kickstarter page, they "recently signed a lease on a new production space in downtown Raleigh which would allow [them] to increase … [Read more...]

Glenwood South’s Runway Couture to Become Hookah Lounge

Hat tip to Crash Gregg, publisher of Triangle Downtowner, for this "coming soon" tip on social media earlier this week. Located on Glenwood South below the Rockford, what was once Runway Couture retail store will now be a hookah lounge named … [Read more...]

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Lisa Stewart Designs

via iHeartRetail.com: The Downtown Raleigh Alliance is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony for Lisa Stewart Designs‘ newly designed storefront in Downtown Raleigh’s Historic City Market on Thursday, Aug. 28, at 5:30 p.m. Visit iHeartRetail.com for … [Read more...]

News & Observer’s Shop Talk features new Wine Authorities store in Downtown Raleigh

Virginia Johnson, the News & Observer's editor of the Shop Talk column, published a nice full-length feature on Downtown Raleigh's latest wine retailer, Wine Authorities, yesterday: The East Franklin Street store, which opened near the Oakwood … [Read more...]