The Weekender

213 Bookmarks and 2K Views

The Weekender

213 Bookmarks and 2K Views

Our curated list of the best things to do the weekend of April 20–23. You've worked hard this week, go have a little fun!

Photo via @thedanglingloafer

Laugh Out Loud at Dangling Loafer

Friday, June 16th , 8:00p - 9:00p
Monthly on the 3rd Friday

We know you need a good laugh more often than once a month, but it's hard to pass up a cheap show. The Dangling Loafer offers a stand-up comedy show once a month at Kings.

This experience has 500 Bookmarks and 5362 Views
Photo via @eyannagruver

Do the Time Warp at Rialto's Rocky Horror

The Rialto Theatre
Friday, June 2nd , 11:30p
Monthly on the 1st Friday and 3rd Friday and 5th Friday

If you're not easily spooked and like a little underwear running to accompany an evening at the theater, head to the Rialto for one of our fave cult classics.

This experience has 263 Bookmarks and 3379 Views
Past Experiences
Photo via @North Hills

Shag at the Midtown Beach Music Series

North Hills Commons
Past: Embers ft. Craig Woolard

Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to do the shag! Every Thursday night this summer, get ready for beach music vibes and some sweet Carolina Girl grooving.

This experience has 1175 Bookmarks and 8808 Views
Photo via @jenwike

Hang Out at the Larry's Coffee Garden Party

Larry's Coffee

Join Larry's Coffee, plus a mix of food trucks, breweries and artisan vendors, for an outdoor shindig featuring good bites, workshops, live tunes and fundraising for charity.

This experience has 11 Bookmarks and 214 Views

Gaze at the Stars at the Statewide Star Party

Prairie Ridge Ecostation

Head out to Prairie Ridge Ecostation and join the Statewide Star Party to look at the stars and planets through telescopes, learn about constellations and more.

This experience has 130 Bookmarks and 767 Views
Photo via @xomissmarinaxo

Get Your Fill at the Shuck-n-Cluck Oyster Roast

North Carolina State Fairgrounds

Grub on chicken and oysters, sip on Top of the Hill brews and sway to live tunes while supporting Rebuilding Together's mission to help repair homes of low-income homeowners.

This experience has 52 Bookmarks and 569 Views
Photo via @raleighwhatsup

Party in the Park at HOOPLA

North Carolina Museum of Art

Now that the sun is shining and the temps are warmer, join NCMA for an outdoor party celebrating new sculptures and featuring food trucks, drinks, a DJ and aerial performers.

This experience has 207 Bookmarks and 1454 Views
Photo via @leigh.can.dream

Drink a Local Brew at Brewgaloo

Raleigh City Plaza
Past: Tasting Sampler Event

Support your local economy! Drink NC beer, chow down on delicious food truck fare and go frolic around downtown Raleigh at this beer-infused block party.

This experience has 500 Bookmarks and 5520 Views
Photo via @cheley8

Sip Up at Great Grapes Wine Festival

Koka Booth Amphitheatre

It's every wino's dream! Indulge in over 200 wines from over 20 wineries, great live music, good eats and crafts all in one place.

This experience has 307 Bookmarks and 2733 Views
Photo via @tedxraleigh

Engage at TEDxRaleigh

Lincoln Theatre

Join the fifth TEDxRaleigh to engage with the community and discuss everything from neuroscience to jazz to birds at Lincoln Theatre.

This experience has 30 Bookmarks and 532 Views
Photo via @angel_marya

Explore Raleigh Botany by Bicycle

Moore Square

Bike 18 miles along the Walnut and Crabtree Creek trails to explore Raleigh's plant scene, learn about clean air projects, enjoy the spring weather and share a post-ride drink under the stars!

This experience has 8 Bookmarks and 175 Views
Photo via @upatreecupateaco

Pop Into Sola's Pop-Up Market

Sola Coffee Cafe
Past: Sola Pop-Up Market

Shop local, support local! Pop-in to Sola Coffee Cafe's Pop-Up Market for great gifts, clothing, home decor and jewelry.

This experience has 184 Bookmarks and 3905 Views
Photo via @mutellator

Walk, Run or Bike for the Umstead

William B. Umstead State Park

Love the Umstead? Show your support by taking on a walk, run or off-road bike tour while listening to live tunes and basking in the springtime sun!

This experience has 10 Bookmarks and 196 Views
Photo via @offlinemedia

Celebrate City Farm's Bearthday

Raleigh City Farm

Combine Earth Day and City Farm's birthday and you're in for a nature-infused treat! Head to the urban farm for a free bazaar, coffee and tours in the morning and a (ticketed) concert at night.

BONUS: Offline members get $5 off tickets to the nighttime concert with code OFFLINE42217. Hurry, offer ends this Friday at noon!

This experience has 114 Bookmarks and 2127 Views
Photo via @ssprenzphoto

Shop & Sip at the Spring Art Bazaar

Fair Game Beverage Company Wine and Spirits

Fair Game Beverage is hosting an art bazaar at its lush space in Pittsboro! Come for DJ beats, pastries, wine cocktails, craft beer and local makers.

This experience has 57 Bookmarks and 353 Views
Photo via @runaway_brand

Shop & Sway at RUNAWAY's New Carolina Release Party

Lumina Clothing

Durham's fashion brand RUNAWAY is popping up at Lumina to kick off its New Carolina project. Shop and browse new designs and enjoy live performances.

This experience has 7 Bookmarks and 127 Views

Have a Berry Good Time at the Garner Strawberry Fest

Technology Drive

The annual Garner Strawberry Festival is back! Pop in for a day of games, vendors and all kinds strawberry-flavored fun.

This experience has 357 Bookmarks and 2165 Views
Photo via @leigh.can.dream

Drink a Local Brew at Brewgaloo

Raleigh City Plaza
Past: Open Street Festival

Support your local economy! Drink NC beer, chow down on delicious food truck fare and go frolic around downtown Raleigh at this beer-infused block party.

This experience has 500 Bookmarks and 5520 Views

Celebrate Earth Day at Atlantic Gardening

Atlantic Gardening Company

Atlantic Gardening is hosting an Earth Day party for all ages on its gorgeous grounds that will feature bee demos, a raptor showcase with live owls and falcons, sales, giveaways, food, beer and more!

This experience has 37 Bookmarks and 235 Views
Photo via @bringasnack

Explore Local Critters & Produce at the Piedmont Farm Tour

Carolina Farm Stewardship

On April 22–23, spend your weekend outdoors and travel through Hillsborough, Pittsboro, Chapel Hill and beyond to discover over 30 of the Triangle's best and cutest farms.

This experience has 5 Bookmarks and 168 Views
Photo via @edgeofurge

Sip Mimosas & Embroider with Edge of Urge

Edge of Urge

Spend your Sunday afternoon sipping on mimosas while learning how to make adorable embroideries to take home! Bonus, this Sunday Funday benefits a local cause.

This experience has 8 Bookmarks and 149 Views
Photo via @alexalinn

Enjoy Brews & BBQ at the Common Cause Spring Fundraiser

Trophy Brewing & Taproom

Head to Trophy on Maywood this Sunday to enjoy cold beer, live Americana and delicious BBQ while raising funds for Common Cause NC, an org that's on a mission to end gerrymandering in our state.

This experience has 4 Bookmarks and 205 Views
Photo via @kaliyogadc

Shop & Swap with FashionSPARK

VAE Raleigh

Time to spring clean! FashionSPARK is hosting a clothing swap where you can swap out your items for someone else's treasures!

This experience has 26 Bookmarks and 494 Views
Photo via @by.bokoko

Shop the Locally Made Market

Loading Dock Raleigh

Over 20 artisan makers and vendors are coming together at the Loading Dock for an afternoon of shopping and giveaways.

This experience has 52 Bookmarks and 359 Views