Labor Day Weekend

August 30, 2019

Finally Friday: Raiders of the Lost Ark

NC Museum of Natural Sciences is hosting Assistant State Archaeologist Dr. David Cranford to help separate the science from the fiction following the screening. Join the adventure this weekend! $2/members, $5/non-members; Friday, 5:30 pm; NC Museum of Natural Sciences and Nature Research Center,11 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC

Movies by Moonlight: A Star is Born

Join in this family-friendly event that provides the perfect opportunity and atmosphere to sit back, relax and enjoy the stars of the big screen under the stars at one of the region’s most popular venues. This weekend, enjoy A Star is Born. $5, free/kids 12 and under; Friday, 8 pm; 8003 Regency Parkway Cary, NC

Downtown Raleigh Treasure Hunt – Sir Walter Coffee

Meet at Sir Walter Coffee and depart with your treasure map on a 60-90 minute scavenger hunt where you will follow clues, solve puzzles, and crack codes to find and unlock the treasure chest for a grand prize! The hunt involves walking a distance of 1.5-2.5 miles in total and will take place rain or shine, so long as the weather does not become dangerous. $25 (One drink (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) included and must be used immediately following the hunt); Friday, 6 pm; Sir Walter Coffee, 145 E Davie St, Raleigh, NC

Labor Day Weekend Bar Crawl

Crawl Raleigh Glenwood South bar crawl series features some of downtown Raleigh’s premier bar, restaurant, and nightlife destinations. Crawl Raleigh features signature drink specials and discounted food options at select locations. Enjoy signature cocktails, food, music and an all around damn good time. Participating Bars include: Solas, Noir, The Lynk, Lucky 13s, Solas Rooftop, Tapworks, Parliament, and Hibernian. Bedlam Vodka will have featured drink specials at all locations as well as a variety of other specials! $5 – $150; Sunday, 8 pm – 2 am; Noir Bar & Lounge, 425 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603

African American Cultural Festival

Both sides of Fayetteville Street will be lined with tents displaying a rich variety of products sold by individual market vendors. Browse the wide range of clothing, accessories, jewelry, books, baskets, natural skin care products, home decor, and services. Come support new and frequent AACF small business owners and see what they have to offer this year. Friday – Sunday; 400 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, NC 27601

Durham Food Truck Rodeo

Come hungry to Durham Central Park’s Food Truck Extravaganza, you’ll surely leave happy. Enjoy live entertainment, view arts and crafts, and chow down at over 40 food trucks! The non-profit partner for this rodeo is the Art Therapy Institute of NC and they’ll be bringing supplies to create a large scale Puzzle Project that shares the diversity, culture and connections within Durham. Sunday, 12 – 4 pm; 502 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701

The Beat Market at Locopops

Join in The Beat Market at Locopops where local artisans and craft makers, local musicians join local beer and wine. Also, enjoy tasty local sweets. Sunday, 1 – 5 pm; 2618 Hillsborough Rd, Durham, NC 27705

MoonRunners Anniversary Celebration

Join in a day of celebration including a bounce house, magician, face painting, a dunk tank, beer & ‘shine tastings and more. There will also be a MoonRunners Food Truck on site serving a full menu along with a pig smoker and plates for sale. Johnny Orr Band will be providing live music! Saturday, 2 – 10 pm; 1506 US Highway 70 W, Garner, NC 27529

Monthly Patchwork Market – Fullsteam Brewery

The Patchwork Market monthly market includes makers and vintage vendors. Shop at this unique shopping experience with a diverse selection of high quality and original goods. Sunday; 726 Rigsbee Ave, Durham, NC 27701

Barista Throwdown

Baristas from around the Triangle will be competing to showcase the best Latte Art. Free to spectate and $5 to compete! Friday, 7 pm; 402 Oberlin Rd #118, Raleigh, NC 27605

By Whitney

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