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February First Friday

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After a somewhat quiet past month due to the holidays and cold, this month’s First Friday is great chance to get out of the house and see some great new exhibits! First Friday happens on the first Friday of each month and is a free self-guided tour of downtown’s cultural hotspots. Local art galleries, studios, and museums stay open late and restaurants and retailers often have specials that night.

3 Fun Things to do when the Weather Bites

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January is often heralded as the most depressing month of the year – the holidays are over, the weather is bad, and there’s often little happening in the city. While this is true, there are a plethora of great cultural institutions and theatre companies and great new breweries around to entertain you through the remaining dreariness. Here are 3 suggestions of things to do with your time.

Bugfest

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This Saturday, September 21, from 9am – 7pm, prepare to be creeped out. Each year the Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh hosts Bugfest, a celebration of all things creepy and crawly. A family-friendly event that features over 100 exhibits, crafts, games, and activities, it draws over 35,000 visitors to learn more about the fascinating world of bugs.

Welcome September and Raleigh M.A.I.N.!

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There are so many happenings in Raleigh in September that they are being promoted as the “Raleigh M.A.I.N Event” – standing for Music, Art, Innovation, and Noise. Check out the list and schedule your entire month of September fun!

Raleigh Events this weekend – Aug 9 – 11!

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Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these great community events happening August 9 - 11th!