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Raleigh Events

What's Happening in Raleigh?

From holiday celebrations to concerts to Beer and BBQ festivals, there is always something fun happening in Raleigh. Whether you're planning a visit or considering buying a home here, stay up-to-date with these annual events.

Don't forget to check out our spotlight events, which feature the top happenings that our team is personally involved with!

Spotlight Events

27th
June

North Raleigh Rockstar Connect Networking Event

Free admission, no boring speakers, no sales pitches—the Rockstar Connect event is all about mixing and mingling after business hours, meeting new friends, and making business connections!

event location

Carolina Ale House, North Raleigh

event date

6pm - 8pm

12th
October

2019 Masquerading Angels Ball

Put on your best black tie or black dress ensemble, grab a mask, and check out this year's Masquerading Angels Ball—featuring music from Suicide Blonde! Proceeds will go towards the Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia fund through CHERUBS.

event location

City Club Raleigh

event date

6pm - 11pm

Upcoming Local Events

15th
June

3rd Annual Blackberry Festival

The Well Fed Community Garden will be hosting their 3rd annual Blackberry Festival, where you can get your fill of fresh berries, take in some live music, and learn a little more about local gardening.

event location

The Well Fed Community Garden

event date

4pm - 8pm

19th - 23rd
June

BEYOND: The Film Festival

Attentional all film lovers: this year marks the second annual BEYOND Film Festival! Come out to watch a few of the short films created by artists from all over the world, sit in on panels, and attend a workshop or two.

event location

Downtown Cary

event date

Times vary

21st
June

Pop-Up Night Market

Hosted by Pine State Coffee, the pop-up night market will be full of lively music and entertainment, tasty food and drinks, and tons of local vendors—not to mention fresh coffee!

event location

1614 Automotive Way

event date

5pm - 10pm

4th
July

NC Symphony Summerfest 2019: Independence Day Celebration

A long-time tradition in the Triangle, the Summerfest Celebration rings in the Fourth with live music and a lakefront fireworks display.

event location

Koka Booth Amphitheatre

event date

7:30pm - 9pm

13th
July

Destination SunFest

SunFest is a new event celebrating both the sunflowers in the park and the completion of the Dorothea Dix Park Master Plan. Come on out for live music, carnival rides and games, local vendors, and more!

event location

Dorothea Dix

event date

2pm - 9pm

25th - 28th
July

GalaxyCon Raleigh

An event dedicated to all things pop culture, superheroes, comic books, science fiction, anime, and more, Galaxycon is a four-day festival full of panels, screenings, meet and greets and more. A few of the big names for this year include John Cleese, Tim Curry, David Tennant, and cast members from The Office.

event location

Raleigh Convention Center

event date

Times vary

Keep Up with the Latest Events

From annual festivals to holiday celebrations, there's something going on in Raleigh pretty much every weekend! If you want to stay up-to-date, be sure to read blog to find out more about fun activities, upcoming events, and local attractions.

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