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AC Restaurants Pop-Up at the Park

North Carolina Museum of Art has partnered with Ashley Christensen Restaurants. You can pre-order picnic boxes, snacks and drinks to enjoy while visiting the park. Food can be picked up at Blue Ridge Cafe, at East Building facing the amphitheater. Thursday & Friday, 8 am – 2 pm, Saturday & Sunday, 9 am – 6 pm; Blue Ridge Patio (located on the south side of the East building, facing the museum park); park@ac-restaurants.com; 919.664.5402...

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Get Crafty with Knack DIY Craft Studio They are so excited to welcome Knack to Unwined! Join in for some wine and design while you create your own customized wristlet! Choose from an array of designs that represent your favorite things. As always, wine and craft beer will be available for purchase. $25 (includes all craft supplies); Saturday, 3:30 – 5 pm; 153 S. White Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587 Friday Fun Flow Block Party at Unwined on White Join...

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Sip and Shop: Distillery Edition Shop Local Raleigh is teaming up with local distilleries Raleigh Rum Company and Oak City Amaretto for a fun afternoon of sipping and shopping! Tunes will be provided by Michael Daughtry and the Drift; Sadie Rock and the Mad Ryans; and Red Sky Moon. $1 from every drink sale will benefit Military Missions in Action, a local organization that is dedicated to assisting veterans with disabilities, members of the armed forces and their families. Grab...

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Floral Arranging Workshop Voda Boutique has teamed up with Meristem Floral for their second floral arranging workshop. They will be serving up brunch snacks and mimosas! Sunday, 11 am – 1 pm;  725 Tucker St, Raleigh, NC 27603 Urban Vintage Urban Vintage is a two day shopping event, at All Saints Chapel in downtown Raleigh. If you like antique, vintage, retro, mid-century, salvage and industrial goods, we will have the very best ‘pickers’ showing what they’ve found! The industrial, vintage movement has...

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Thursday: Art in Bloom One of the can’t-miss events of the year at the North Carolina Museum of Art, Art in Bloom is a four-day festival of art and flowers. More than 50 floral interpretations inspired by the museum’s galleries, some more than 10 feet tall, are created on-site by world-class designers and showcased throughout the museum’s West Building (have your cameras ready!). The ticketed event invites participants to attend presentations and workshops, dine at Iris and shop for one-of-a-kind gifts....

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The Oak City Classic @ Raleighwood OCCR is the nation’s first soccer mini-golf bar crawl, featuring two of Downtown Raleigh’s classiest establishments in London Bridge Pub and The Architect. All proceeds of the tournament benefit local nonprofits that work in the Triangle community. Below is a quick video recap of the 2017 OCCR. The OCCR will be a 9-hole course, consisting of one-of-a-kind holes, with a grand finale mystery hole. The OCCR course is designed for players ages 21+ and will be fun for...

Five “Must Visits” when Visiting Raleigh, NC

As a newbie to living in Raleigh, NC, I quickly started to explore the area to find things that any visitor would love to do. Here is my short list of “must visits” when enjoying Raleigh: William B. Umstead State Park This park has hiking and multi-use trails that start on both sides of the park and surround three manmade lakes. The largest lake is Big Lake, which has canoe and rowboat rentals. There are also picnic grounds, shelters with fireplaces...

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You Are Here: Light, Color and Sound Experiences An exciting temporary exhibit at the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA), You Are Here features immersive art installations by 14 contemporary artists, including large-scale light works, sound installations, video works, mixed-media room-size environments and site-specific projects. Some are low-tech, transforming ordinary materials into awe-inspiring visuals, while others make use of experimental new media, fusing art and technology in interactive works that change in response to the viewer. This exhibition takes over an entire floor of...

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ProTown BMX 2018 Looking for a high-energy, fast-paced day out? Fnd it here. Watch pro BMXers catch air in Wendell on the town’s Main St. Biker enthusiasts can catch pros showcasing their talents with high-altitude tricks, plus meet them to get riding and safety tips. Free; Saturday, 11 am-3 pm; 601 W. Third St, Wendell, NC 27591 Asha Holi 2018 Come celebrate Holi, the festival of colors and support Asha for Education in its mission to provide basic education to...

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Monday: BINGO at Raleigh Brewing Head to their taproom on Mondays at for bingo! Taproom open until 11. Monday, 6 pm; 3709 Neil St, Raleigh, NC 27607; 919.400.9086 Tuesday: La Therapie Spa Open House Join in a night of music, light bites, libations, live procedure demonstrations, mini treatments, swag bags, and giveaways! It’s time to treat yourself! Tuesday, 4-8 pm; 1000 Darrington Dr, #100, Cary NC 27513 Thursday: Spring Makeup and Rosé at Trellis Spring Makeup Trends and Rosé, yes please! Join at...