Raleigh Brewing to Host Outdoor Movie Night with Screening of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off”
Raleigh Brewing, one of the city’s most popular craft breweries, is set to host its first-ever outdoor movie night this Friday. The event will feature a free screening of the classic film “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.” Located at 3709 Neil Street, the brewery invites all movie enthusiasts to grab their blankets and chairs and come enjoy a night under the stars.
In addition to the movie, there will be a selection of Raleigh Brewing’s finest craft beers available for purchase. Attendees can also expect delicious food from local food trucks, creating the perfect movie night atmosphere. The event will start at dusk, so make sure to arrive early to secure a good spot.
Wake Forest to Host Free Block Party with Live Music on Friday Night
Wake Forest, a charming town just outside of Raleigh, is gearing up to host its Friday Night On White block party. This highly anticipated event will take place on White Street from 6 to 9 pm and promises an evening filled with unforgettable entertainment. The Stone Age Romeos, a renowned local band, will take the stage and provide live music throughout the night.
Friday Night On White is a free event that welcomes all members of the community. It offers an excellent opportunity for family and friends to gather and enjoy the lively atmosphere. With a wide variety of food and beverage vendors lining the street, attendees are sure to find something to satisfy their taste buds.
Dix Park’s Foodie Friday Continues with Live Music and Food Trucks
Foodie Friday at Dix Park, a popular event for food lovers, will continue this week with another exciting lineup of live music and food trucks. From 5 to 8 pm, visitors can indulge in delectable cuisine from a diverse selection of local food trucks while enjoying the sounds of talented musicians.
Located at 2105 Umstead Drive, Dix Park provides a picturesque setting for this delicious event. Whether you’re in the mood for Asian cuisine, mouthwatering barbecue, or gourmet burgers, there will be something for everyone to enjoy. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience Raleigh’s thriving food truck scene all in one place.
City of Raleigh Museum Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop
This Saturday, the City of Raleigh Museum will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of Hip Hop. The museum, located at 220 Fayetteville Street, will host an array of activities including lectures, talks, a car show, dancers, music, hip-hop karaoke, and the highly anticipated Hip Hop Sneaker Ball.
Hip Hop enthusiasts and curious visitors alike will have the chance to delve into the rich history and culture of the genre. From learning about the pioneers of Hip Hop to trying out some dance moves, this event offers a unique experience for all attendees. The Hip Hop Sneaker Ball will give guests the opportunity to showcase their style, as they are encouraged to wear their most stylish sneakers.
City of Raleigh Hosts Back-to-School Pool Party for Students
The City of Raleigh is making sure middle and high school students have a splashin’ start to the new school year. On Saturday, a back-to-school pool party will be held at The Biltmore Pool from 1 to 4 pm. Located at 701 Crown Crossing Lane, the pool offers a fantastic venue for students to unwind and enjoy the last days of summer.
With a variety of pool games and activities planned, attendees can expect an afternoon of non-stop fun. Lifeguards will be present to ensure everyone’s safety, and snacks will be available for purchase. This event is a great opportunity for students to connect with their peers before the academic year begins.
Parkrun Durham Offers Free Weekly 5k Community Event
Parkrun Durham, a free weekly 5k community event, invites running enthusiasts of all levels to join them every Saturday at Southern Boundaries Park in Durham. The event starts at 8 am and provides the perfect opportunity to enjoy a scenic run while connecting with fellow runners.
Southern Boundaries Park offers picturesque trails that wind through lush greenery, making for a truly enjoyable running experience. Whether you’re a seasoned marathoner or just starting out, Parkrun Durham welcomes participants of all ages and abilities. Lace up your running shoes and get ready for a refreshing morning run in the heart of Durham.
Fayetteville Con Offers Ultimate Experience for Comic Book and Toy Fans
Get ready to immerse yourself in the world of comic books, magazines, toys, gaming, and more at Fayetteville Con. This highly anticipated convention will take place at the Doubletree Hotel in Fayetteville from 10 am to 5 pm this Saturday. Whether you’re a die-hard comic book collector or simply enjoy exploring the vibrant world of pop culture, this event is a must-attend.
The convention will feature a wide variety of vendors offering everything from rare comic books to nostalgic toys. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet renowned artists, participate in gaming tournaments, and even dress up as their favorite characters during the cosplay competition. Fayetteville Con promises a day filled with excitement and endless possibilities for all fans of comic book culture.
Cary Presents Popsicles, Playtime, and Pups at Jack Smith Park
Cary, a town known for its family-friendly atmosphere, invites both four-legged friends and their owners to a delightful end-of-summer celebration at Jack Smith Park on Sunday. From 3 to 5 pm, Popsicles, Playtime, and Pups will offer a fun-filled experience for the whole family.
Located at 9725 Penny Road, Jack Smith Park boasts a fantastic dog park where pups can frolic and make new friends. The event will feature a range of activities, including a playground for children, crafts, games, and even a bubble station. Bring your pooch on a leash and spend a sunny afternoon enjoying the outdoor festivities.
Durham’s Alley Twenty-Six Hosts Jazz Brunch with Grammy-Nominated Musician
Alley Twenty-Six, a well-known establishment in Durham, will be the place to be this Sunday for jazz enthusiasts. The venue will host a jazz brunch from 12 to 2 pm featuring Grammy-nominated jazz trumpeter Al Strong and a rotating lineup of talented musicians.
Guests can expect a delightful brunch menu accompanied by the smooth sounds of jazz. Alley Twenty-Six provides the perfect ambiance for a relaxing Sunday afternoon, with its sleek decor and inviting atmosphere. Join fellow jazz lovers as they savor delicious food and enjoy the soothing tunes that fill the air.
As summer comes to a close, the Raleigh area is offering a wide range of events and activities for everyone to enjoy. Whether you’re in the mood for a classic movie night, a lively block party, or a day filled with entertainment, there is something for everyone to experience. Don’t miss out on these exciting opportunities to make lasting memories with friends and family before the summer ends.
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