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Halloween: A Movie & Cocktail Pairing

With many bar crawls, parades and parties canceled, Halloween may look a little different this year; but this doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy your favorite frightening holiday. Thanks to streaming services, cable TV, and your liquor store, you can celebrate from the comfort of your own home. Here is a list of 7 Halloween movies AND cocktail recipes to conjure up a night of terror and spine-tingling fun. The Autopsy of Jane Doe: A father and son, both coroners, are pulled...

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Triangle Pop Up Market Check out Orlando Parker Jr. & his band as they will be bringing the tunes to the Transfer Company this Saturday evening! This is one of Orlando’s L A S T performances before he moves to Europe. So grab your food + drink and head to the patio to listen to some soul. Vendors will be set-up in the Transfer Co. parking lot for you to shop. Please remember that social distancing is a MUST. This...

St. Patrick’s Day – With an At Home Twist

Ok, so you may not be able to drink at your favorite watering hole for St. Patty’s Day, but don’t let that stop you from indulging on libations. Thanks to streaming services and online rental providers, you can enjoy the holiday from the comfort of your own couch. Here is a list of 5 St. Patty’s Day movies AND cocktails to help you get in the Irish spirit. Leprechaun: Be prepared to laugh out loud as you watch Jennifer Aniston...

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Kiss Me, I’m Irish Raleigh St. Paddy’s Day Bar Crawl Barcrawlerz is a Raleigh Bar Crawl like no other. Kiss Me, I’m Irish features the best drink specials and the best bars in town. Participating venues include Carolina Ale House – Downtown Raleigh, Halcyon, My Way Tavern Raleigh, and more! Your wristband gets you into any of the participating bars with no cover, plus gets you drink specials all night. Sample drink specials: $3-$4 beers, $4-$5 well mixed drinks, and...

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Tuesday: Meet the Italian Winemaker Unwined is hosting Ignazio Giovine during his short trip to North Carolina. They’re partnering with The Lemon Tree to create a unique tasting menu to pair specifically with Ignazio’s wines. Ignazio’s vineyards is one of the ones which they are visiting during the annual trip to Italy. Plus, they’re offering a discount from now until March 3 for both trips to Italy! $37.50; Tuesday, 7 – 8:30 pm; 153 S White St, Wake Forest, NC 27587-2739 Wednesday:...

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Juniper Level Botanic Garden’s Open Nursery and Garden Days Juniper Level Botanic Garden’s 28-acres is filled with more than 30,000 taxa of plants, including native perennials, exotic plants, rare delights, and an array of incredible and unusual specimen trees and shrubs you won’t see anywhere else in the world. Juniper Level Botanic Garden’s are open to the public eight weekends each year for Open Garden and Nursery Days. During these open days, no visit requests are needed. Free; Friday &...

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Mardi Gras Celebration At Hummingbird Celebrate Mardi Gras with Sazeracs, Hurricanes, a seafood boil, gumbo, muffulettas and more! There will be live music by the Atomic Rhythm All Stars and DJ Nick Speaks. Costumes are encouraged. $35/advance, $40/door; Sunday, 3 – 6 pm; 1053 E. Whitaker Mill Rd, Suite 111, Raleigh, NC 27604 Mardi Gras at Transfer Co. Transfer Co. Food Hall will celebrate Mardi Gras with a variety of activities, including three special New Orleans-inspired beers from Burial, King...

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Big Frosty Beer Festival Join in the 4th Annual Big Frosty Beer Festival. There will be 25 breweries pouring samples of over 50 beers and ciders and live music while you sip! $40; Saturday, 2 -6 pm; 614 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC Get Lei’d at The Architect Bar Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a bit of the tropics! The Architect Bar is having a luau with specialty cocktails and a DJ. Get $3 Tobacco Road Truth Serum, $5 Terrapin Beers, $11...

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Monday: Clay Rice Event at Charlotte’s Clay Rice, the well-known children’s silhouette artist, will be here at Charlotte’s providing hand cut silhouettes of a child in less than 5 minutes! $48 (includes 2 copies of one child’s silhouette); Monday, 3 – 6 pm; 2034 Cameron St, Raleigh NC 27605 Thursday: Cocktails and Conversation Cocktails and Conversation lets you meet beautiful people from a variety of backgrounds, discussing their careers, accomplishments, families and more while enjoying drinks, music and good energy....

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National Hot Chocolate Day at 10th & Terrace Nothing is better on a cold winter day than a warm beverage with a gorgeous view. Did you know that Friday, January 31, is National Hot Chocolate Day? 10th & Terrace is celebrating with $8 specialty cocktails! Friday, 1 – 11:30 pm; 616 S Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC Groundhog Day 2020 Meet Sir Walter Wally the groundhog and get his prognostication for the next six weeks! The Shadow Ceremony is on the...