Be Seen Have you been seen by Raleigh Magazine? Check out the pics from events around Raleigh. FlipFlop June 8North Hills unearthed the 50-year old time capsule that was buried June 8, 1967. Over 1000 people attended the ceremony including some participants from 1967. Time Capsule June 8North Hills unearthed the 50-year old time capsule that was buried June 8, 1967. Over 1000 people attended the ceremony including some participants from 1967. Ply Gem June 5Cary-based company Ply Gem and Habitat for Humanity partnered for a Builder Blitz building 200 homes in one week across the US. Ply Gem CEO, Gary E. Robinette kicked off the project in Raleigh. Sauce June 2Raleigh Magazine publisher Gina Stephens joined the fun as a taste tester for the Kickin’ It Country Sauce Competition at Midtown Park at North Hills. Rex Open June 1-4The 2017 Rex Hospital Open was held at the TPC Wakefield Plantation. Proceeds supported cardiovascular disease prevention and education at the North Carolina Heart & Vascular Hospital, on UNC REX’s main Raleigh campus. This year’s tournament winner was Conrad Shindler. Wine Fest May 21The four-day Raleigh Food & Wine Festival culminated with all participants gathering at Melrose Knitting Mill and Mulino Italian Kitchen & Bar for a tasting celebration. FS Series 2 May 18FS Series hosted the Beer Mile at Bond Brothers Brewing in Cary. Hundreds of runners drank four beers over the course of a mile to win bragging rights and their name on the trophy. Bike for Hope May 6Foundation of Hope hosted a Bike of Hope at Lafayette Village. The event included rides of 52, 30 and 15 miles to support research and treatment of mental illness. Junior League May 10The Junior League of Raleigh along with Mrs. Cooper presented $100,000 in proceeds from the 2017 N.C. Governor’s Inaugural Ball to SAFEchild to help end child abuse in Wake County. Interact May 9Thirty Interact clients were gifted a wonderful opportunity – to treat themselves – to a night of pampering. Each woman received a new outfit courtesy of C.T. Weekends and designer Lisette Limoges, makeovers by Mary Kay, accessories by Molly’s Beads and a bouquet of fresh roses provided by Whole Foods. MRA - Crosswalk May 7 MRA completed its first crosswalk art project between the DRH campus and CVS on St. Albans. The crosswalk was created by artists Lauri Arndt and Dink Densmore. Symphony May 2The North Carolina Symphony’s 2017 Friends of Note luncheon raised nearly $100,000 to support its music education program. More than 350 community members who value the arts and education in North Carolina gathered at the Angus Barn in Raleigh to celebrate the importance of learning through music at this annual event. Oak & Dagger-2 April 29Oak & Dagger Public House hosted a Brewer's Challenge Beer Festival in its parking lot. Over 20 local brewers created their entries using only Cascade hops. MRA - RE April 20 Midtown Raleigh Alliance hosted a Real Estate Summit at First Citizens Corporate Conference Center. It included a residential and commercial real estate update as well as a retail and North Hills development update. SAFEChild-2 April 22Two-time Olympic Gold Medalist Kayla Harrison partnered with SAFEchild for its “Champions for Children” Gala. The event raised more than $95,000 to fund SAFEchild’s child abuse prevention programs. Held at The Fairview, guests dined on food from Empire Eats, enjoying signature cocktails. CT Weekends - Oro April 19C.T. Weekends hosted its Summer 2017 Fashion Show at ORO Restaurant. Fashions from Lisette, Liverpool, Ribkoff, Rundholz and Lunatisme were modeled while guests enjoyed lunch. Synergy-2 April 1Synergy founder Anna Churchill hosted a mix-and-mingle fundraiser for the North Carolina Theatre to welcome its new CEO and President! Guests enjoyed spa services, live entertainment, bubbly and delicious food from Catering Works! Over $10,000 was raised for this Raleigh arts institution! Synergy March 16Synergy celebrated 2 years of success with their newest location in North Raleigh. Guests enjoyed complimentary bubbly, hors d’oeuvres, mini-spa services, and specials on top services. Dram March 30Dram & Draught on Hillsborough Street debuted their new Spring Menu including the Goombay Smash, the tiki inspired drink featured in the March issue of RM. Lung Cancer April 1More than 270 supporters were “Roaring Toward a Cure” at the annual Lung Cancer Initiative Evening of Hope Gala that raised more than $95,500 to benefit lung cancer research, education, awareness and advocacy initiatives in North Carolina. Hillsborough Street April 8Hillsborough Street Spring Fest was a free, family-friendly community celebration with local musicians, a artist village and beer from Raleigh Brewing. Sykes Retirement April 13NC State University hosted a retirement celebration for Golf Coach Richard Sykes. Past and present players joined family and friends at Reynolds Coliseum to honor Sykes’ 46 years. Polar Plunge February 18Students raised over $6,200 for the Special Olympics of NC in the Polar Plunge and Fun Run at Lake Raleigh on the NC State campus. "As Seen on TV" February 23“As Seen on TV” event with Collins Plastic Surgery for Breast Expert and Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Stewart Collins, celebrating his appearance on the nationally syndicated television show “The Doctors” at Vidrio.