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Art: History/Science, Museum
North Carolina & World War I
This interactive multimedia exhibit will commemorate the centennial of US entry into World War I and focus on North Carolina’s role in the War to End All Wars on the western front in France and Belgium. Visitors will experience a re-created trench warfare ...
North Carolina Museum of History
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 1/22/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 9am-5pm
Sun 1/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 1/29/18 - Sat 2/3/18 at 9am-5pm
Theater: Play
The Normal Heart
This raging masterpiece shocked New York when it appeared at the Public Theatre in 1985, as the AIDs epidemic was beginning to exert its terrible grip on the nation and the world. The New York Times declared “A great silence has been broken.” The writer of...
Burning Coal Theatre Company
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 7:30pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 2pm
Thu 1/25/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 7:30pm
Sun 1/28/18 at 2pm
Thu 2/1/18 - Sat 2/3/18 at 7:30pm
Theater: Comedy
What We're Up Against
Set in a highly competitive architecture firm, this play is an explosive and hilarious look at the complicated battle of the sexes raging across Cubicle Land. A funny, yet insightful, view of what it means to be female in a male-dominated career and one wo...
Raleigh Little Theatre
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 8pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 3pm
Thu 1/25/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 8pm
Sun 1/28/18 at 3pm
Music: Rock
North Carolina Symphony: The Music of the Rolling Stones
Join us for an evening celebrating one of the most iconic rock groups in history. A masterful combination of symphonic arrangements with a full rock band and singer will deliver the Stones' greatest hits including "Satisfaction," "Paint It, Black," "Ruby T...
North Carolina Symphony at Meymandi Concert Hall
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 8pm-10pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Tour
Raleigh Pub Crawl & Haunted Adventure Tour
Raleigh is the home of Capital Phantoms, the Peg-legged ghost, Yarborough Hotel Ghosts, Moore's Square and Tobacco Road Tours' Raleigh Pub Crawl! On this tour you'll spend approximately 25 minutes in three of Raleigh's hottest, hip bars and pubs.
Tulum Mexican Restaurant
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 7:30pm-10:15pm
Fri 1/26/18 - Sat 1/27/18 at 7:30pm-10:15pm
Fri 2/2/18 - Sat 2/3/18 at 7:30pm-10:15pm
Fri 2/9/18 - Sat 2/10/18 at 7:30pm-10:15pm
Fri 2/16/18 - Sat 2/17/18 at 7:30pm-10:15pm
Art: Gallery, Installations, Museum
And Then the Sun Swallowed Me
A black tape and video site installation demonstrating the power of a supernova and our inability to escape its lifecycle.
CAM Raleigh
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 1/24/18 - Fri 1/26/18 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 1/31/18 - Fri 2/2/18 at 11am-6:30pm
Sat 2/3/18 - Sun 2/4/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Gallery, Museum, Textiles
Andrea Donnelly: We've Met Before
North Carolina–raised artist Andrea Donnelly explores the dynamic between the formulaic methods of handwoven cloth and the impulsiveness of ink in the creation of her larger-than-life textiles, featuring images of the human body, blots, and delicate floral...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Thu 1/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/30/18 - Thu 2/1/18 at 9am-5pm
Music: Electronic, Funk
Boulevards is Jamil Rashad, a modern funk songwriter and performer from Raleigh, NC. Bass hooks and futuristic electro vibes put a contemporary edge on his sound as he forges new grounds in the genre.
Lincoln Theatre
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9pm
Special Event: Green/Environmental
Capital CoffeeCon
On Saturday, January 20, 2018, the City of Raleigh Museum will be hosting Capital CoffeeCon, an event that celebrates Raleigh’s café culture. We have invited local businesses into the museum from 9 am- noon to provide museum visitors with samples and sell ...
City of Raleigh Museum
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9am-12pm
Art: Art Show
Character Space - Scott Hazard & Stephanie Strange
Using text as pattern, Stephanie Strange and Scott Hazard demonstrate the inherent beauty and elegance of characters. While letters are foundational to their distinct bodies of work, the use of paper and design are perhaps more apparent. Hazard builds laye...
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 10am-6pm
Tue 1/23/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 1/24/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 10am-6pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Special Event: Revue, General, Burlesque
Chippendales features over 10 physically-gifted male dancers who delight the audience with a series of disarmingly sexy yet tasteful routines. Designed exclusively for women, the show artistically encapsulates a wide range of female fantasies to provide a ...
The Ritz
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9pm
Special Event: Expo/Trade Show
Dixie Gun & Knife Classic
The Carolinas' largest show of its kind. Buy, sell or trade. Antique and modern guns, military and sporting, surplus and accessories. Hunting, camping and outdoor recreational equipment.
North Carolina State Fairgrounds
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9am-5pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop
Free Home Building Workshop
Invest two hours of your time and walk away with a wealth of knowledge and a comprehensive understanding of the basics of residential real estate building. This seminar covers topics including: • How to start the home building process • Things you shou...
Amy Bonis Mortgage Team
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 9:30am-11:30am
Art: Museum, Fashion Show/Bridal
Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair
The exhibition explores the 50-year history of the Ebony Fashion Fair (1958–2009), an unparalleled charity fashion show event that redefined the concepts of beauty, style, and empowerment for African Americans. A spectacle of glamour and performance, the t...
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Theater: Musical
Love Letters
Experience romance the old fashioned way with LOVE LETTERS. A unique and imaginative piece that explores the many forms of love shared by childhood friends who remain pen pals for over 50 years, sharing every aspect of their lives with one another despite ...
Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts – Fletcher Opera Theatre
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 2pm and 7:30pm
Special Event: Drama
Love Letters
Love Letters is a play by A. R. Gurney that was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play centers on two characters, Melissa Gardner and Andrew Makepeace Ladd III. Melissa and Andrew sit side by side at tables and read the notes, letters and ...
Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts – Kennedy Theatre
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 2pm
Sat 1/20/18 at 7:30pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 2pm
Sun 1/21/18 at 7:30pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Night(Light) explores light as it interacts with darkness in photography. In its purest form, photography harnesses light. The images give shape to light, immortalizing and suspending it.
North Carolina Museum of Art
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 - Thu 1/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 9am-9pm
Sat 1/27/18 - Sun 1/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Gallery
Processing: Megan Bostic + Davis Choun
After completing a six-month residency ending in July 2017, these two emerging artists will demonstrate the direction their work has taken since their time at Artspace. Exhibition Dates: January 5 - 27, 2018 Artist Talk: Thursday, Jan. 18, 6:30-8:30pm
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 1/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Wed 1/24/18 at 11am-5pm
Thu 1/25/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Special Event: Tour, Food/Tasting
Raleigh Culinary & Cultural Walking Tour
Raleigh has become a thriving Southern capital city and downtown is experiencing unprecedented success in the independent, entrepreneurial culinary scene. As a result, culinary tourism is becoming more popular each year. TRT has created and is bringing its...
Clouds Brewing
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 1:30pm-4:30pm
Sat 1/27/18 at 1:30pm-4:30pm
Sat 2/3/18 at 1:30pm-4:30pm
Sat 2/10/18 at 1:30pm-4:30pm
Sat 2/17/18 at 1:30pm-4:30pm
Special Event: For the Family, General, Education
Raleigh Haunted Footsteps Ghost Tour
The “Raleigh Haunted Footsteps Ghost tour” is a family friendly 1.5 mile walking tour designed for goblins (children 8 year & older please) seeking a unique and different downtown Raleigh experience. The tour combines local ghost stories, folklore and loca...
Wake County Court House Steps
Raleigh, NC

Sat 1/20/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm
Fri 1/26/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm
Sat 1/27/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm
Fri 2/2/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm
Sat 2/3/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm

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