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Monday: Flash Chorus: Sing Bob Dylan and Generationals Do you sing in the shower, car, or kitchen? Then Flash Chorus is for you! Since 2015, people of all ages from all over the Triangle have been gathering at Durham’s Motorco Music Hall to make friends and learn pop songs with a live band. Join us on Monday, February 19, to learn and sing Bob Dylan’s “Blowin’ in the Wind” and Generationals’ “When They Fight, They Fight.” $7, $10/Day of, Child...

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Mardi Gras RDU Join in the annual Mardi Gras crawl hitting up 5+ of your favorite downtown Raleigh in and around Glenwood Ave. They will be giving away swag all night as well as playing a few games, a super prize for most festive and of course enjoy a few beverages on us throughout the night! Free admission into all spots, drink specials and giveaways during our time slots. Dressing festive is highly encouraged. Designated Drivers are always free. 21+;...

AMLA GLOW by Dr. Raj Kanodia

For centuries, the amla fruit—also known as the Indian Gooseberry—has been consumed for its ultra-nourishing and rejuvenating properties. It has been used in Ayurvedic medicine, a traditional Indian medical practice, as a revitalizing tonic. Your skin needs antioxidants to fight damage from environmental pollution and stress. Amla contains the highest level of antioxidants versus other fruits, and is one of the richest sources of vitamin C, amino acids and minerals. It has a remarkable ability to help restore your skin’s radiant complexion...

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Tuesday: Galentine’s Day Join in Galentine’s Day! You work hard, you deserve a break, and a fun evening with other gals! We’re excited to announce that a portion of each ticket will be donated to Headbands of Hope. Enjoy food and wine from Chatham Hill; a goodie bag packed with discounts, a fun card to give your Valentine (or Galentine), a headband from Headbands of Hope; workshops like painting, makeup tutorials, and floral arrangement creation; photo booth; shopping jewerly from Kendra...

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Krispy Kreme Challenge One of America’s most unique running events (and toughest eating events!), the Krispy Kreme Challenge requires competitors to run five miles, eat a dozen doughnuts at the halfway point and hit the finish line in under one hour. Started in 2004 with just a handful of North Carolina State University students, the annual event now draws nearly 8,000 runners decked out in costumes along with plenty of media attention. For the curious, those doughnuts total 2,400 calories and 144...

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Monday: Triangle Restaurant Week This week-long celebration of culinary excellence! Triangle Restaurant Week has some of the area’s best restaurants offer up special, three-course menu options at fixed pricing ($15 for lunch, and $20, $25 or $30 for dinner), a great opportunity for you to return to an old favorite dining spot or discover a new one. Monday through January 28th; Various locations in Raleigh, Cary, Apex and Morrisville Tuesday: Tuesday Trivia Nickelpoint Brewing Company hosts a weekly trivia night...

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Raleigh Roasts The City of Raleigh Museum will be hosting Raleigh Roasts, an event that celebrates Raleigh’s café culture. We have invited local businesses into the museum from 9 am- noon to provide museum visitors with samples and sell their products. Visitors to museum can purchase a $5 wristband that will allow them to sample freely as well as receive a complimentary City of Raleigh Museum coffee mug. Confirmed vendors include Larry’s Coffee, Lucettegrace, Raleigh Coffee Company, Rise Biscuits Donuts...

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Durham Mardi Gras Kickoff Fundraiser Enjoy two bands to get you prepared for this year’s Durham Mardi Gras (8 pm: Bulltown Strutters, 9:30 pm: Mel Melton & Wicked Mojos). You can also expect beads and costumes encouraged! Saturday, 8-1 pm; 709 Washington St, Durham, NC 27701 Winter Food Truck Rodeo This is the original food truck rodeo of the Triangle! Enjoy chowing down from tucks like American Meltdown, MaMa Dukes, Pie Pushers, Porchetta, Chez Moi Bakery and OnlyBurger. Locally-brewed craft beer and a...

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Tuesday: Second Tuesday at Sono The Downtown Raleigh Alliance hosts the Second Tuesday Mixer, a free networking social for our community, on the second Tuesday of every month. Join local professionals from across the area for a networking and social event, 2nd Tuesdays. The event brings together people from across different professional industries to network, socialize, and experience great venues across downtown Raleigh. Admission to the event is free and newcomers are always welcome. Free; Tuesday, 5:30 – 7:30 pm; 319 Fayetteville St, #101, Raleigh, NC 27601; register...

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First Friday To kick off 2018, Downtown Raleigh Alliance has added new venues and specials. First Friday showcases the vibrant art and creative community in downtown Raleigh on the first Friday of every month. The event features a variety of local art galleries and studios, museums and exhibitors that stay open late, put on special events and often offer refreshments. Retailers and restaurants participate by showcasing art, music or offering a First Friday special. Participating venues are here. Pick up a printed...