Weekend

September 7, 2018

The Devilish Egg Opens
The Devilish Egg will be celebrating the grand opening of their newest location in Raleigh’s downtown City Market. Chris Vitiello a.k.a. The Poetry Fox will write on-demand poems on a vintage typewriter from 5-6 pm, harpist Michelle Cobley will playing her modern and innovative works, The Black Unykorn will be doing tarot card readings, and of course there will be lots of crafting to be had! Friday; 300 Blake St, Raleigh, NC

Rooftop Pop-Up Class at Unscripted Durham Hotel
Join us for Class & a Glass at the beautiful rooftop space at Unscripted Durham Hotel. Enjoy a pilates/barre fusion class following the PBX® Method which fuses the disciplines of Pilates, Barre and Yoga.  Then sip your complimentary mimosa by the pool and rooftop bar. Please bring water and a yoga mat. Saturday, 10 am; 202 Corcoran St, Durham, NC 27701; sign up here.

Headbands of Hope Charity Ride with Flywheel Sports
In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, join in an exclusive Headbands of Hope + Flywheel class! Flywheel is a stadium-style interval based cycling class that’s perfect for all levels- plus, this one will be DJ’d by Joe Bunn! You will recieve an awesome 45-minute Flywheel class taught by Brittany Guerin, a headband from Headbands of Hope (option to order multiple in your ticket); a mimosa bar after class (because is it really a workout without one?); and a headband will be donated to a child with cancer at UNC Children’s hospital in your honor. $35-$50; Sunday, 1:30 pm; Flywheel Sports Raleigh, 402 Oberlin Rd, #104, Raleigh, NC 27605

YESSS HONEY Queens Who Brunch
Co-hosted by Entertainment Sponsor, DJ Paradime, join in YESS Honey and unleash your inner diva at Queens Who Brunch. Enjoy lively performances by the most fabulous drag queens in town including our headliner, Vivica Coxx, and Stormie Daie and Naomi Dixx while you indulge in all-you-can-eat Chef’s breakfast buffet and sip on mimosas. 10% of their specialty cocktail YESSS HONEY! sales will be donated to the LGBTQ Center in Durham. $35 (includes performances, buffet and one complimentary mimosa); Sunday, 12 pm; Unscripted Durham, 202 N Corcoran St, Durham, NC 27701

Tacos ‘N Taps
Get ready to put on your party sombrero. The Tacos N Taps Festival will take you south of the border for some foodie fun. This all you can taste beer and tequila festival offers up some of the coast’s best tacos and Mexican food, along with great live music, margaritas, piñata punching, contests and many other surprises. This is nacho average taco festival. $39-$59/advance, $45-$70/day of; Saturday; 8003 Regency Pkwy, Cary, NC 27518

Raleigh Greek Festival
The 37th Annual Greek Festival will be held at the Jim Graham Building at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Enjoy delicious handmade, authentic Greek Food prepared by the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church Family using recipes handed down for generations. Hear live Greek music and see traditional folk dances. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Habitat for Humanity, Homes For Our Troops, and Team Rubicon. $3, $2/seniors and ages 13-18, free/children under 13; Friday – Sunday; 1025 Blue Ridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27607

Historic Morganton Festival
Join Morganton in celebrating 37 years of the Morganton Festival sponsored by Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge! The festival features two national country acts, three stages, fun, games, and food for all ages, plus over a mile and a half of arts & craft vendors from all over the country! Free; Friday, 12 pm-midnight, Saturday, 9 am-10 pm; Historic Burke County Courthouse, 102 E Union St, Morganton, NC 28655

Oktoberfest at Bull McCabes
It’s that time fo year! Oktoberfest! Celebrate Oktoberfest at Bull McCabes. Mountain Top Polka Band will be leading in song and dance while you sip on marzens and festbiers and munch on pretzels, sausages and more. Saturday, 2 – 10 pm; 427 West Main St, Durham NC

Fullsteam’s Eighth Anniversary
Celebrate Eight Years of the Southern Beer Economy. It’s been eight years since they rolled open the big red F door to the Durham community. Celebrate with food specials, music, mystery prizes, rare plow to pint beer, and a special 16oz can and draft release of a new Brut IPA brewed with Epiphany Foundation, flaked rice, Riverbend Heritage, Carolina Malt Pale and hops: Kohatu, Amarillo, and Enigma. Saturday, noon; 726 Rigsbee Ave, Durham, NC 27701

Hopscotch Music Festival
Nearly 150 bands head to 12 venues in downtown Raleigh for concerts and totally-free day parties. The acts—and genres—are as wide ranging as the venues they play in (for example, a contemporary art museum, CAM Raleigh and a tiny dive bar, Slim’s Downtown). Headlining acts in recent years have included Angel Olsen, Big Boi, Solange, Run The Jewels, Margo Price, Dwight Yoakam and more. Saturday; Raleigh, NC

Farmhouse Jams
Join in the Farmhouse Jams outdoor concert series where you can listen to tunes from Johnny Folsom 4, a Johnny Cash cover band. Before the show, explore our Wendell Falls community, including nine model homes, miles of trails and acres of open space. Grab bites and beverages from our on-site Grounds Cafe. It’s B.Y.O.C. (bring your own chair). Free; Saturday, 5:30 pm; 320 Vintage Point Lane, Wendell, NC 27591

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

Beericana Craft Beer and Music Festival
This fast-growing beer and music festival held at beautiful Sugg Farm Park brings together more than 70 breweries (including most of the nearly 30 craft beverage brewers in Raleigh, N.C.) and more than 20 food trucks, along with a full lineup of Americana jams, to celebrate good friends, good beer and good times in Holly Springs$15+; Saturday, 2 pm, noon/VIP; 2401 Grigsby Ave, Holly Springs, NC 27540

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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