It’s officially summer and it feels like it! Cool off with some bourbon and beer while supporting the Helping Hand Mission at Carolina Ale House; show off  your brain power at Trivia Night with the Triangle Literacy Council; and if you know an aspiring baseball player or coach make sure they check out the Tournament of Stars. Check out our synopses of some upcoming Triangle events below.

TLC Trivia Night

Triangle Literacy Council Trivia Night: Thursday, June 25

Do you watch Jeopardy? Do you fascinate your friends with all the tidbits of information you are able to rattle off? If so, you don’t want to miss Triangle Literacy Council’s Trivia Night! Held on Thursday, June 25th, 5:30 p.m., at Sammy’s Tap & Grill in West Raleigh, this evening of fun, food, friends, and facts is just what you need to prove that all those facts aren’t so “useless” after all! For an entry fee of $200, teams of up to 6 people may compete. Choose your teams wisely because prizes are at stake!

Click here for more information on how to register.


USA Baseball Tournament of Stars: Tuesday, June 23rd – Sunday, June 28th

Presented by Major League Baseball, the USA Baseball Tournament of Stars is made up of 108 of the nation’s best ballplayers that are age-eligible for the 18U National Team Consideration (born in 1997 or 1998). Alumni of the 18U team include John Smoltz, Joe Mauer, Delmon Young, Justin Upton, Luke Hochevar and Bryce Harper.

The tournament will be held at USA Baseball National Training Complex at Thomas Brooks Park in Cary from Tuesday, June 23rd to Sunday, June 28th (Game schedule TBA). Click here to learn more!

Spirited Pig

The Spirited Pig Summer Shindig: Saturday, June 27th

Carolina Ale House in Downtown Raleigh invites you to a Bourbon, Beer and BBQ event benefiting the local charity, Helping Hand Mission of Raleigh. On Saturday, June 27th, come out and enjoy three food and bourbon stations where you will be able to sample bourbon and local brews from Lonerider Brewery, Raleigh Brewing Company, Deep River Brewing Company, and Double Barley Brewing while listening to music by 40 Love – all included in the $30 ticket price! The first 50 guests to purchase their event ticket will receive a FREE t-shirt.

Click here to learn more.