Category Archives: Community Events


Being a Tourist … In Durham

It’s easy to be a tourist and have adventures in unfamiliar places – the beach, other states, out of the country. It’s also easy to forget to visit all the cool and interesting things in your back yard. The Triangle area including Raleigh, Durham, Cary, and Chapel Hill has a variety of events that will […]


The First Triangle Oktoberfest is Next Weekend!

What are your plans for next weekend? Want to celebrate German culture and support your Triangle community? Then head to Triangle Oktoberfest in Cary! The First Annual Triangle Oktoberfest Cary’s Koka Booth Amphitheatre will be hosting the first annual Triangle Oktoberfest experience! This event will celebrate German beer, food, and culture in a family friendly environment. The […]



Fun Memories at Youngsville’s Big Muddy Challenge

Two team members from Linda Craft & Team recently participated in the Big Muddy Challenge mud run with their children! This family-friendly event was held in Youngsville at Hill Ridge Farms on September 6th, where kids six and older were encouraged to get muddy with their family, celebrate teamwork, and create memories together. Here’s what our team members loved […]


Why Do I See Raleigh School Buses?

School is out! School is in! If you are new to Wake County or don’t have kids in the school system, it may seem strange that there are yellow buses running throughout the summer. All the local high schools are on “traditional” schedules where the kids and teachers have the summers off. However, the elementary and middle schools have […]


Our Favorite North Raleigh Parks

The Best North Raleigh Parks (Part 1) Our team loves taking advantage of Raleigh’s parks. So many of them are connected to great neighborhood with a variety of amenities and services. Here are some of the team’s favorite North Raleigh parks, along with some nearby neighborhoods. We had so many that we’ll make another post highlighting more soon. What […]


Triangle Area 4th of July Festivities

Independence Day is coming up, and there are so many festivities planned in the Triangle area. If you’re looking to watch the fireworks or enjoy a patriotic parade, then here are the events happening in the Raleigh-Durham area the weekend of July 4th. 4th of July Fireworks and Festivities in Raleigh Find live music, food, […]


Raleigh Typhoon Scavenger Hunt

Raleigh Typhoon Returns! On June 27th, the great urban adventure and scavenger hunt based in Raleigh begins again! This adventure race (similar to the reality show The Amazing Race) is open to teams both competitive & relaxed. All money raised stays local, benefiting Activate Good housed here in Raleigh. To learn more about this great organization, […]


RTP – The Frontier

Research Triangle Park – RTP The “Park” is managed by the Research Triangle Foundation of NC, which is a private nonprofit with a very public mission of serving, supporting education, creating meaningful work and jobs through economic development and lifting up the people in the state of NC. Research Triangle Park is a place to live, […]