July 20, 2018

N.C. Peach Festival
Enjoy a peach cooking contest, parade, music, karaoke, helicopter rides, petting zoo, laser tag and more.  Friday & Saturday; 214 S Main St, Candor, NC 27229; 910.974.4221

Triangle Vegfest monthly market at Southern Village
Triangle Vegfest is an organization that promotes the benefits of a plant-based lifestyle. Shop from vegan-friendly vendors and enjoy live music from Neville’s Quarter. Vendors include Earth to Us Vegan Comfort Food, Triangle Vegetarian Society (TVS), Taylor Street Sweets LLC, CompostNow,  doTERRA Essential Oils, LuLaRoe, Norwex/Real Time Pain Relief, Hempworx, Boro Beverage, Compassionate Confections, Beaded Creations by B & J, Govinda’s Catering, Sassool, Hungry Harvest, Victoria’s Vegan Stuff, All American Gutter Protection, Labrottie Creations, and Wicks for Wags. The nonprofit for this market is Pearls Preserve. $5 suggested donation; Sunday, (also September 9th), 10 am – 1 pm; Southern Village, 400 Market St, Chapel Hill, NC

Taste of Soul NC: Ultimate Cookout Experience
Chow down on some of the best food NC has to offer. Enjoy ribs, burgers, Jamaican food, jambalaya, vegan food, Italian ice, cakes, shaved ice and much more! There will also be face painting for the kiddies (or adults), henna, craft and merchandise venders, and games including checkers, chess, spades all set to a DJ! Plus, cool down at the misting station. Free; Saturday, 1 – 6 pm; Durham Central Park, 501 Foster St, Durham, NC

Pints For Pups
Come out and join Adopt4Love Pets and Chihuahua Rescue & Transport for their 1st Ever Pints For Pups Rescue Fundraiser. There will be hot dogs, food trucks, Gizmo beer of the day, Gizmo tours, an hourly raffle, a 50/50 raffle, pet photography, live auction, and live music by Ewes Tree and Brooke Hatala. Spend the afternoon supporting a couple of great rescue organizations that go above and beyond for the animals in need. Saturday, 12 – 4 pm; 5907 Triangle Dr, Raleigh, NC 27617

Pop-Up Raleigh
Their monthly vintage + art market will be held indoors and out at Trophy Brewing + Taproom. Check out over 50 vendors, food trucks, beer, fresh popcorn and more for the afternoon. There will be a great selection of artists and craftspeople from around North Carolina and some vintage vendors with a one-of-a-kind selection. This is a kid- and dog-friendly event, with food and lots of space to hang out. Free; Saturday, 12 – 5 pm; 656 Maywood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603

Brunch + Burn Summer Series with SYNCStudio
Grab your friends and join SYNCStudio on the patio for high energy, fun and all-round inspiring fitness classes while taking in the Durham view. After class, enjoy brunch and sip on mimosas with the #syncsquad as you meet new friends and connect with like-minded fitness enthusiasts.  This weekend is Fuse N’ Booze with Katie. Get lost in the music during this mind-body experience where you will leave with a “yoga high” and feel the physical effects of a circuit class. The best of both worlds. SYNC FUSION is a total body sweat sesh that aims to push you while building mobility, balance and coordination. This beat-driven class has a foundation in yoga but prior yoga experience is not required. $25, free for hotel guests; Saturday, 10 am; 202 N Corcoran St, Durham, NC 27701

Free Weekly Fitness Classes at Heat Studios
This boutique fitness studio is offering free community class every Sunday! The classes will be led by trainers Kayla and Jenna, and are open to anyone in the community looking to get or stay in shape. Free; Sunday, 2 pm; 400 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC; sign up here.

Kayak and Craft Beer Tour
Tap the Triangle presents this exciting 1-hour kayak trip, followed by lunch and a visit to two local craft breweries. Enjoy a 1-hour paddle on the Haw River in Saxapahaw, lunch from Saxapahaw General Store, a flight of beer and behind the scenes tour at Haw River Farmhouse Ales, a flight of beer at Beer Study/ Starpoint Brewing, and all-day transportation on our limo bus (BYOB on the bus, they have 2 built-in coolers for your beverages). The tour will start with a one hour self-guided paddle down the Haw River provided by Haw River Canoe & Kayak Co. Choose a tandem kayak or canoe, or a single kayak or stand-up paddleboard. All equipment for Kayak portion is included. Once your float is complete and you reach the boat ramp, the TTT brew bus will be waiting to take you to lunch. After lunch, we’ll visit two breweries. Tastings included at each Brewery, as well as a behind the scenes brewery tour at Haw River Farmhouse Ales. No alcohol will be allowed before or during the Kayak portion of the tour, we want everyone to be safe. $85+; Saturday, 9:45 am; 2501 University Dr ste 4, Durham, NC

Marvel vs DC Burlesque Show
Join in their 5th annual Marvel vs DC Burlesque show! You have never seen Marvel or DC like this before. Your favorite characters on stage, and taking it off. $25, $15/standing day of; Saturday, doors: 8:30 pm, show: 9:30 pm; The Maywood, 658 Maywood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603

Summerfest: Annual Beach Party with North Tower Band
This Summerfest tradition brings the legendary North Tower Band to the stage to make the whole family smile, sing along, and dance on the lawn until the stars come out. Pack your picnic and gather your friends and family for a memorable musical evening! The North Carolina Symphony presents these guest artists and will not perform at this concert. $28+; Saturday, 7:30 pm; 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary, NC 27518

Bedlam Vodka Pool Party
Get cool in the pool as we host a pool party in partnership with Bedlam Vodka complete with cool refreshments, cornhole, swag and live reggae tunes from Riddum Macka Sound System. Full Patio menu will be available and our grill menu will be available at 4 pm. Gather your friends and let’s celebrate Durham’s Graybeard Distillery – poolside. Saturday, 12 – 5 pm; 202 N Corcoran St, Durham, NC 27701

Reggae on the Rooftop
Selector B Steady and DJ Algoriddim return to our Pool Patio Lounge for an afternoon of old school reggae on wax! Revel in cool vibes, great drinks and a beautiful view of the city. Full pool menu available. Saturday, noon; 202 N Corcoran St, Durham, NC 27701

Wishing Stone Farm Dinner with Brix from Newport Vineyard
Chef Andy from Brix is coming to Little Compton! Brix is located at Newport Vineyards and has quickly become one of our favoirte stops on our delivery route. The crew at Brix does everything and they make it look easy. We cannot wait to get them down to the farm and relax a little! $100; Sunday, 6 pm; 25 Shaw Rd, Little Compton, RI 02837

Weekend Music Series
Enjoy live music while wine tasting or savoring a glass of wine (or beer!) by the vines! Saturdays & Sundays 1 – 4 pm; 909 E Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842

By Whitney

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