October 2019

5 Outside – October Picks

Oct 14, 2019 Lauren Kruchten 0
Venture outside of Raleigh this month Duke Lemur Center Durham Duke Lemur Center houses the largest and most diverse community of lemurs in the world and you can easily fill a whole day spending time […]
Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival
July 2018 / August 2018

Top 5 Outside Raleigh

Jul 23, 2018 Adrienne Fouts 0
1.) Augmentality Labs Durham Open Tues-Thurs 3-10pm; Fri 3pm-12am; Sat 10am-12am; Sun 12-8pm. Bored of your usual weekend activities? Look no further than Augmentality Labs, Durham’s first virtual reality arcade. Augmentality Labs offers a wide […]
June 2017

June: Top 5 to Check Out

Jun 19, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
Mel’s Commissary and Luncheonette Carrboro Inspired by the smells of her mama’s kitchen, Melody Bowers (who also runs Al’s Burger Shack named after her husband) just opened this cozy lunch spot with seasonal flavors to celebrate […]
March 2017

March: Top 5 to check out

Mar 6, 2017 Alexandra Drosu 0
Indio Durham This neighborhood gift shop is worth a visit the next time you’re in Brightleaf Square. Most of the products are made in the U.S., including wares from up-and-coming local designers, hand-woven wall hangings […]
Cape Fear Botanical Garden
December 2016 / January 2017

Top 5 to check out… just outside Raleigh

Dec 14, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Cape Fear Botanical Garden Fayetteville Now through Jan. 8, visitors to the botanical gardens will get a chance to explore an unusual display of nature, including an 8-foot hummingbird and 7-foot rose. Artist Sean Kinney, one […]
October 2016

October’s Top Five Outside of Raleigh

Oct 24, 2016 Alexandra Drosu 0
Cedar Creek Gallery, Creedmoor Transformed from an old tobacco field, this arts and craft gallery offers local, accomplished artisans (over 200) an opportunity to showcase their work. Many of the craftsmen have works permanently exhibited at […]