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...]

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 … [Read more...]

It’s Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week!

The best time of the year to be a foodie! Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week is a great time to get out and enjoy the new additions to the DTR dining lineup or revisit old favorites. $20 and $30 prix fixe dishes, many with wine pairings … [Read more...]

DRA’s The Raleigh Mix Returns for Summer 2014

Isaac Hunter's Hospitality has signed on to sponsor the 2014 remix of "The Raleigh Mix", a merchant program produced by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) to promote downtown Raleigh nightclub venues to the Triangle community, with their Common 414 … [Read more...]

Oakwood Garden Club hosts 25th annual tour, tea

The Oakwood Garden Club has announced its annual spring tradition of hosting the Oakwood Garden Tour and Tea on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4. Garden tours will begin with a seated tea at the Merrimon-Wynne House. The two-day event has been … [Read more...]

Raleigh Beer Guide Launch Party happening Thursday at Tyler’s Taproom

On Thursday evening, WRAL Out & About will be co-hosting the official launch party for the inaugural print edition of the Raleigh Beer Guide, soon to be distributed throughout Wake County and across travel rest areas across NC, helping beer lovers … [Read more...]

Pop-up Sunday happening at Ornamentea tomorrow afternoon

via iheartretail.com: {Weekend Update} Pop-up Sunday is tomorrow! Billed as “flea market style shopping with beer, crafting and community every 4th Sunday”, the first Pop-up Sunday of 2014 is happening tomorrow. This "handpicked mix of art, … [Read more...]

@NewRaleigh sharing that Berkeley Cafe re-opens Friday, full menu Saturday

[View the story "@NewRaleigh reporting that Berkeley Cafe is back in action" on Storify] (Image via Berkeley Cafe on Facebook) … [Read more...]

Isaac Hunter’s Oak City Tavern announces farewell event

I'm sad to say this fixture in my Fayetteville Street rotation of "bars that are good for at least one drink" will be coming to a close this month. The official send-off event is posted on Facebook. Well gang, it's been an amazing run but … [Read more...]

Public input session on Hillsborough Street

via WRAL.com: http://www.wral.com/public-can-weigh-in-on-hillsborough-street-upgrades/13483149/ City leaders will hold a public meeting 6 p.m. Tuesday at Forest Hills Baptist Church, 201 Dixie Trail, to hear public opinion on a set of planned … [Read more...]