Tag Archives: Things to do near Chatham County

First Night Raleigh!

The Triangle does New Years. And its grand. With a daytime schedule that is hopping and big ball or well acorn drop at midnight, make sure you buy your tickets to ring in the first night of 2020 in style.  20+ blocks of programming throughout downtown, WRAL First Night Raleigh is the way to ring […]




Tree Lightening, Carolers, Holiday Decorations and More at the State Capitol

To get you and the family in the Holiday spirit, please join the Gov. Roy Cooper and family at the North Carolina Capital for the annual tree-lighting. When: Thursday December 12, 2019 – December 15, 2019 Where:NC State Capitol Square in Downtown Raleigh and North Carolina Executive Mansion: 200 N. Blount St., Raleigh, NC 27601 Free Event!  The festivities begin on […]


World Beer Festival

Durham is the place to be for beer. October 19th celebrates 25 years of ales, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. Head to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park for your adult themed event. Afternoon Session: 12:00 pm to 4:00pmEvening Session: 6:00pm to 10:00pm This annual event pairs the best in beer good food, music and more! […]


August Music and More Festivals

John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival – High Point, NC  August 31 – September 1     This 9thannual Labor Day weekend festival is sponsored by The Friends of John Coltrane, which works to preserve and celebrate the life and music of John Coltrane and to enrich the lives of others through the introduction of jazz and other […]





2019 Piedmont Farm Tour * April 27-28th

The farm centric event of the year is happening this weekend! One of Carolina Farm Stewardship Associations’ annual events, The Piedmont Farm Tour is a way to meet local farmers of all shapes and sizes.  Whether its food, flowers, fiber or just fun, the Piedmont is full of farmers and producers that open their doors […]