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Tuesday: The ZEN Succulent is Open This modern terrarium and plant craft business based in Durham, that is now open in downtown Raleigh! Created by the mother/daughter team Margaret and Megan George, The ZEN Succulent has a modern take on traditional terrariums. The shop is a celebration of their love for urban planting, and their delight in color. Each terrarium is created by hand featuring natural and preserved plants and sea life. The ZEN Succulent hand mixes their own soil and uses locally sourced plants...

Weekend

4th Annual Picklefest Durham The 4th Annual Picklefest Durham will showcase North Carolina made products from pickle vendors near and far including locally crafted kombucha and kimchi. Triangle area restaurants will sample their unique pickle dishes as well as pickle flavored beers and a Bloody Mary bar. Vendors include Bar Virgile, Fullsteam Brewery, The Root Cellar Cafe & Catering, Bull City Burger & Brewery, Laplace Louisiana Cookery, Mystery Brewing Company, Tyler’s Restaurant & Taproom, Haw River Farmhouse Ales, Botanist and Barrel, Kyookz, Get’n Pickled,...

Kamedis

Is summer reeking havoc on your skin? Or, maybe you just have problem skin and at a loss of where to begin to fix it? I know, I have always battled oily skin that is prone to break outs. Well, thank goodness for Roni Kramer, founder of Kamedis, because she understands problem skin and has she spent her life looking for a way to fix her skin. Her journey took her from Israel to California to Chengdu, where she studied...

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Monday: Views from The Durham Join on the roof for a series of telescopic stargazing nights hosted by Morehead Planetarium and Science Center and Innovate Your Cool Conference. Stop by for guided constellation tours, music from DJ Mic Check, and celestial cocktail creations from the bar. Tonight, check out views of Venus, Jupiter, Saturn, concluding with the magnified red glow of Mars. Future views include Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Crescent Moon, Meteors (August 14), Moon, Mars, Saturn (September 17), and Moon, Mars, Saturn...

Weekend

Festival for the Eno The Festival’s for the Eno is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of rich and varied cultures and offers plenty of hands on learning opportunities. You can throw a pot on a clay wheel, watch a water powered grist mill grinding corn, participate in urban farming, kayaking, weaving, and clean energy demos, or participate in an old time or ukulele jam at the High Strung workshop stage. Join in a festival that has four stages with...

Weekend

Independence Day Block Party Come out and celebrate at the 3rd annual Independence Day Block Party. The street between Neuse River Brewing and NIckelpoint Brewing will be shut down, providing safe passage between both breweries and plenty of fun along the way. There will be local vendors, live bands, food trucks, and events such as hatchet throwing, a hula hoop contest, and a popsicle eating contest. This year the event will benefit Cause for Paws. Vendors include Cake Kernels, Good...

4th of July

Festival for the Eno The Festival’s for the Eno is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of rich and varied cultures and offers plenty of hands on learning opportunities. You can throw a pot on a clay wheel, watch a water powered grist mill grinding corn, participate in urban farming, kayaking, weaving, and clean energy demos, or participate in an old time or ukulele jam at the High Strung workshop stage. Join in a festival that has four stages with...

HOTWORX

Think you have tried every workout out there? Think again! HOTWORX, a virtually instructed exercise program performed in an infrared sauna that fits up to three people, just hit Raleigh! HOTWORX uses 3D training: heat, infrared, and exercise, to get you a quick, full body workout. The heat causes your body temperature to rise creating an anabolic effect that speeds up your metabolism and the heated workout takes less time for you to warm up to begin your workout. The infrared...

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Tuesday: Sitti Summer Nights Dinner Series Get in the spirit of summer with Sitti’s Summer Dinner Series in the courtyard! Enjoy a 5-course meal with locally curated ingredients, each matched with a summer cocktail. Some dishes include Pan-seared prawns, cilantro, garlic confit, diced tomato, charred serrano pepper, lemon juice and olive oil, served with shaved watermelon radish and sliced avocado, topped with citrus microgreens; Pan-seared Halloumi, lightly smoked, served with Espelette pepper sauce, carrot-watermelon radish slaw, topped with cilantro micro greens and...

Weekend

Workout at Autumn & Avery Head to Autumn & Avery for a yoga and Pilates fusion class. After class, stay and sip on a beverage while you get 10% off your purchases. The class is all levels. Bring your mat! Free; Saturday, 9 – 10 am; 1157 Parkside Main Street, Cary NC 27519; RSVP: 919.694.5410 BROga at Little City Brewing + Provisions Co. Join in this all levels flow that celebrates the man in your life. Plus, we will all enjoy...