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Holly Raleigh Warehouse Sale Join in this collaborative virtual holiday shopping event bringing awesome local businesses together for a one day sale! This event is a cross between Raleigh Fashion Fest x Raleigh Boutique Warehouse Sale in partnership with Tabletop Media Group and Raleigh Night Market; featuring boutiques and vendors with clothing, accessories, shoes, jewelry, gifts, artists/makers, hair/beauty/makeup, food/restaurants and many small businesses in the community. Buy your ticket by time slot: (The 9 am ticket includes a gift box: limited quantities available, gift boxes will be shipped prior...

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Downtown Apex Autumn Adventure This November, test your wits in a unique outdoor activity that combines the challenge of escape room puzzles with the charm of Downtown Apex. You will find clues posted at windows of participating stores along Salem Street, crack the codes and submit your answers online for a chance to win prize packs from local vendors. It all takes place online and outside, allowing for safe, socially distanced fun with friends and family. $20/team registration fee; through...

Halloween: A Movie & Cocktail Pairing

With many bar crawls, parades and parties canceled, Halloween may look a little different this year; but this doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your favorite frightening holiday. Thanks to streaming services, cable TV, and your liquor store, you can celebrate from the comfort of your own home. Here is a list of 7 Halloween movies AND cocktail recipes to conjure up a night of terror and spine-tingling fun. The Autopsy of Jane Doe: A father and son, both coroners, are pulled...

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Pumpkin Carving with Goats Goats get in on the fun as you carve your pumpkins at Spring Haven Farm in Chapel Hill. The farm offers the tools you’ll need to carve the pumpkins, and the goats will love to help you scoop out the slimy interior! Other activities include tractor train rides and a haunted farm house. $13.50; 5306 Homer Ruffin Rd, Chapel Hill NC 27516; 919.407.1806 4th Annual Day of the Dead-City of Raleigh Museum Artist Studio Project in...

Kyte BABY

Cuddling with your baby is the best thing in the world. Cuddling with your baby while they are in buttery soft clothing is even better. Founder of Kyte BABY, Ying Liu, makes baby apparel, toddler apparel, sleep bags, blankets, bath accessories, and womens clothing out of bamboo. With a daughter who suffered from eczema as a baby, she was determined to find a material that allowed her to sleep comfortably and also keep her temperature down. Kyte BABY’s international clothing...

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Drive-In Movies in DTR Food Truck Flix is a traveling event offering pop up cinemas that are a great way to get out of the house, stay safe, and is for a good cause! It also features a rotation of food trucks to support local businesses. This weekend, head to Downtown Raleigh for two nights of movies. They will be showing “Edward Scissorhands” (Friday) and “The Greatest Showman” (Saturday). $35/car; Friday & Saturday, 5:30 – 10:00 pm; McLaurin Lot, 205...

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Logan’s Harvest Festival Join in an Owl Prowl and pumpkin painting while you snack on Two Rooster’s Ice Cream and snacks from Kookie Krumbz and LA Farm Bakery. Saturday; 707 Semart Dr, Raleigh, NC 27604 Noodles & Company Opens in Cameron Village That autumn crisp air is the perfect temp for comfort foods! Mac & Cheese, anyone? Well, head over to Noodles & Company at Cameron Village. Noodles & Company is known for their Wisconsin Mac & Cheese, but if you’re...

Fall Skincare Routine from Holistic by Nona

I love the Fall. The leaves change colors, hats and scarves become a normal part of our daily wardrobe, and the smell of pumpkin spice fills the air. The Fall also brings cold weather and harsh winds which can leave your skin dry, itchy and damaged. To ensure your complexion remains youthful, soft and clear, hydration is key. We asked skin consultant and licensed esthetician Holistic by Nona, for advice on how to make sure our skin is hydrated and radiant...

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Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week is a great time to support all your beloved places—and discover new ones. There has never been a better to support local restaurants. This year, you can dine out at designated restaurant seating, adhering to health rules, take it to go, or pick up a gift card. Friday – October 11, Downtown Raleigh Dine Out Downtown DRA is also hosting Dine Out Downtown on the two Saturdays during Restaurant Week. They’ll be closing two blocks...

National Coffee Day

If you’re like me, you need your caffeine buzz as soon as you are up. Well, today is your day to rejoice. It’s National Coffee Day! Coffee Club is a coffee subscription company that can help you celebrate coffee all year long. Choose your favorite coffee, then choose how much you want and choose how often you want to receive it. You get your coffee within 48 hours! What’s different about Coffee Club? None of their coffee is pre-packaged, so every...