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Virtual South America Wine Class with Unwined on White It’s their last wine class of their Spring series and it is focusing on South America. Join in via Zoom as they taste and learn about wines with certified Sommelier, Hannah Barton! Register here; Sunday, 6 – 8 pm Complimentary Beer Tasting with Salty Turtle Beer Co. & Pop-Up with Downing Designs Salty Turtle is a veteran owned brewery out of Surf City, NC. Come, meet the maker and enjoy some delicious...

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Southern Ideal Home Show The Raleigh Fairgrounds Southern Ideal Home Show returns to the NC State Fairgrounds for its spring edition. Perfect timing too! Home improvement projects are up nearly 58% over last year, according to Houzz! The show features a Food Truck Rally with plenty of socially distanced seating available each day, local and regional experts on home improvement and local, trusted exhibitors with the latest products and services. To recognize the efforts of local frontline heroes during the pandemic, the show...

Mandarin Oriental Washington DC Celebrates Cherry Blossom Season

The blooming of the cherry trees means the arrival of spring in the nation’s capital and to celebrate the occasion Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC is offering the Cherry Blossom Views package. Enjoy stunning views of the city’s famed trees from the comfort of your room. An in-room cherry blossom-themed Afternoon Tea for two provides a unique dining experience in the comfort of your room while overlooking the Tidal Basin adorned with cherry trees in bloom. The Cherry Blossom Views package is available through April 11th with daily rates...

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Virtual Bordeaux Wine Class with Unwined on White Bordeaux…the birthplace of so many varietals of wine! Join in as they host certified Sommelier, Hannah Barton, and learn something new about Bordeaux wines. This class will be via Zoom, all wines will be available for pick up at Unwined the day of. $35/if you have taken a virtual wine class before and have returned your bottles, $40/if this is your first virtual wine class; Registration is required: here; Sunday, 6 – 8 pm Complimentary...

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Free Valentine’s Day Goodie Bags for Kids at The Cookie People’s Raleigh shop Located in the Mission Valley shopping center in Raleigh, The Cookie People are offering free Valentine’s Day goodie bags for children (while supplies last). Also for Valentine’s Day, the shop is baking up a Valentine’s Day sugar cookie with pink icing and red hearts and a red velvet cookie with cream cheese icing. Saturday & Sunday; 2237 Avent Ferry Rd,Raleigh, NC 27606 Rocky Top Catering’s Virtual Valentine’s Cooking Classes Enjoy a...

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The Art of Dr. Seuss Comes to Village District LaMantia Gallery Raleigh in Village District is presenting The Art of Dr. Seuss exhibit. The Art of Dr. Seuss offers an uplifting show and a rare glimpse into the art by this American icon. You’ll see works from every book that he’s produced in classic illustration form, along with sketches behind the work. There will also be three dimensional works from the 1930’s and 1940’s Seuss called “Unorthodox Taxidermy.” Saturday through February 28,...

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Marbles Evening with Elves Have the magic of Marbles into your home with Marbles Evening with Elves! Celebrate the 2020 holiday season with a virtual experience, with hands-on wonderland activities and sweet treats. Peek behind the scenes to watch the elves hard at work. And for the first time ever, hear the story of the Snowflake Fairy, a special Marbles character local children have come to love. Each ticket comes with a one-of-a-kind Party Pack for 4* and access to...

Homemade Holiday Cocktail Recipes from Apt Bartender & Essentia Water

Essentia Water partnered with Apartment Bartender to create a variety of fun, creative holiday cocktails that are super easy to make at home. The cocktails include a riff on a Tom Collins (“The Essentia(l) Spritz”), a Vanilla Coffee Old Fashioned (“The Overachiever”), and a classic twist on 2020’s biggest winter trend, “The Supercharged Hot Toddy Bar”–each of which also features Essentia Water, the #1 alkaline water on the market that will help you stay hydrated, and Essentia’s Premium Ice. Tom...

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Downtown Raleigh Illuminate Art Walk Discover the wonder of light-based art situated throughout downtown Raleigh. DRA and VAE Raleigh teamed up to commission local artists to create installations to brighten up winter nights. Take this map to get around, and you’ll see sidewalk markers at each installation. The safety of Downtown Raleigh’s residents, workers, and visitors is of the utmost importance. Follow guidance from public health officials regarding social distancing and proper health etiquette if and when visiting businesses and public...

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GOTTA HAVE FACE™ Started in April 2020, GOTTA HAVE FACE™ answered the need for masks as a response to COVID-19. Former Fashion Industry Executive, Jaye Hersh-Eigler realized that as the supply for surgical masks for our frontline workers dwindled, she had to create an alternative option for face coverings. Jaye’s idea was simple: protect yourself, protect others, help the less fortunate, while looking great and feeling comfortable. GOTTA HAVE FACE™ offers an assortment of ladies, men’s and children’s masks ($12.00- $18.00)...