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Always Wander (Part II)

It’s that time again! Time for another mega trip and this time we flew off to discover Italy. After landing in Venice, Italy and much confusion, we found our water taxi to our hotel. Although the trip began a little rocky with our “taxi driver” not showing, we realized that we didn’t need the  taxi driver at all. They call them taxi drivers, but it is simply someone who walks you to the port for the water taxis, so we...

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Monday: Second Annual Krafty’s Open Proceeds from this charity golf event go to American Veterans M/C, that provides for homeless and disabled veterans. The event includes contests, prizes and giveaways. Afterwards, appetizers and a steak dinner will be served at Krafty’s Burgers & Brews. Sign up now, to secure your spot! Space is limited. $100; Monday, 1 pm; Clayton, NC 27520 Wednesday: 3rd Annual Bee Bash Gather at The Durham Hotel for the The 3rd Annual Bee Bash. During National Pollinator Week, Bee City USA...

Weekend

Summer 18 Release Party Runaway is debuting its summer collection “Endless Bummer,” inspired by 70s summer horror movies. Collection debuts new locally made men’s & women’s swimwear + tons of other summer ready pieces. DJ Ryah will be spinning funk, reggae & soul for your listening pleasure. Beach balls and water guns provided. Free; Saturday, 5 – 9 pm; 202 N Corcoran St, 3rd floor, Durham, NC 27701 Reggae on the Rooftop Enjoy a weekly pool party on the rooftop with old...

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Monday: Carolina Catch NC Seafood and Beer Dinner Welcome author of “Carolina Catch,” a 96-recipe cookbook from UNC Press highlighting North Carolina seafood. Also joining Chef Sean Fowler for this summer celebration of NC seafood and NC beer are Lin Peterson from Locals Seafood, Ricky Moore of Saltbox Seafood, Nate Garyantes of Mateo bar de tapas, and Jake Wood of 18 Seaboard for a 5-course, beer-paired dinner featuring seasonal beers from Bond Brothers Beer Company, Fullsteam Brewery, Brewery Bhavana and...

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Sit, Stay, NCMA Dogs and humans in nature! Get to know the Museum Park with your four-legged friend(s). The event features food trucks for dogs and humans, local vendors, music, a mobile pet spa, dog art, agility activities, a splash zone, and more! Local rescue organization Saving Grace plans to bring dogs for adoption. The first 500 dogs to arrive will receive a free wag bag of goodies. $8, $6/members; Sunday, 12 – 5 pm; 2110 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC...

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Imagine this, you’re strutting down the street in your cutest romper when you look down and realize your moisturizer failed. Now all the world can see your dull, dry, ashy legs. Not only are you embarrassed, but now you are frantically searching for a moisturizer to rehydrate your skin. Unfortunately, this has happened to me more times that I would care to admit. A friend told me about Trilipiderm Ultra-Hydrating All-Body Oil, a product that uses lipids and essential fatty...

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Monday: Triangle Restaurant Week Triangle Restaurant Week is a week-long celebration of culinary excellence designed to incorporate the premier Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and surrounding area restaurants. During TRW, participating restaurants offer special three-course menu options and fixed pricing, a great opportunity for you to indulge in the area’s finest cuisine! No reservations, tickets or passes required. $15/3-course lunch, $20-$35/3-course dinner; Monday through June 10th; Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill Tuesday: Yoga on the Lawn Oak City’s yoga on the lawn is...

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Raleigh, Sweat With Your Sole 2018 – The Remix Sweat With Your Sole (SWYS) is Black Girls RUN!’s signature race and conference weekend! This year, they are combining SWYS with elements of our Road to SWYS and the Preserve the Sexy Tour from years ago for the Sweat With Your Sole – THE REMIX. The event combines the perfect balance of mental and physical wellness, with a splash of BGR! The SWYS Remix will feature a 5K, cardio hip hop...

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Tuesday: Yoga on the Lawn Oak City’s yoga on the lawn is serving up flow and beer! Classes are offered pay-what-you-will, cash or card. Limited mat rentals available for $5. All skill levels welcome! Tuesday, 6:30 pm; 616 N. First Ave, Knightdale, NC 27545 Wednesday: Wellness Wednesdays The Wellness Wednesdays Series is a free fitness opportunity made up of two sessions in the Spring and Fall. They take place on the grass lawn of Midtown Park and encourage participants to...

Memorial Day Weekend

Freedom Balloon Fest This family-friendly, truly-unique event runs throughout Memorial Day Weekend at Fuquay-Varina’s Fleming Loop Park. Enjoy dozens of hot air balloons as they fill the skies in honor and remembrance of those have served in the military. There will be tons of live music, an arts and crafts village and food vendors. Free; Friday, 2-10:30 pm, Saturday & Sunday, 6 am-10:30 pm, Monday, 6 am-noon; 503 Fleming Loop Rd, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 Mountain Sports Festival The festival showcases the terrain,...