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Oak City Top 5: October 2018

Oak City Top 5: October 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Fall is in the air, enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this October!

 

 

A Night of New Beginnings

October 4, 2018 // Loading Dock Raleigh

Join us at Loading Dock Raleigh for A Night of New Beginnings with our friends Addis Jemari! Come learn how they are fighting to end the orphan crisis in Ethiopia by encouraging, educating and empowering orphaned and vulnerable children and their families - and how YOU can help. Register here!

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Come Together for the Coast

October 7th, 2018 // The Dillon

Come together for our coast and help those affected by Hurricane Florence by coming to the table with dinner at The Dillon - Guests will experience signature dishes from the Triangle’s most prominent chefs, accompanied by top shelf spirits, enjoy music from BJ Barham of American Aquarium, and have the opportunity to participate in a live auction – all benefiting Hurricane Florence victims. Buy your tickets here!

Come Together for the Coast

Mandolin’s Fall Farmer’s Dinner

October 7th, 2018 // Mandolin Farm // 13520 Durant Rd.

This autumn-themed, family style feast is one that you don’t want to miss. Chef Sean Fowler will take you an a guided tour of the farm, where you can pet our pygmy goats and feed the chickens. Tickets are $150 and include passed hors d'oeuvres, family style meal, wine, and gratuity. Proceeds will go to the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC to help provide assistance to those who were affected by Hurricane Florence. Get your tickets here!

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Free Seminar: How to Get a Small Business Loan

October 10th, 2018 // Loading Dock Raleigh

Do you think you might need a small business loan? Do you know how much you need? Join us and our friends at Wake Tech Small Business Center in this jam packed session to learn which local lender(s), might be the best fit for you and important things to consider as you plan for your small business funding. Register here!


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Blocktober Fest - A Benefit for Dynamic Water

October 13th, 2018 // 400 W North St.

Dynamic Water is a non-profit organization based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park, and is dedicated to providing access to clean, safe drinking water to communities in need. Come out and enjoy live music, local beer and local food vendors! Learn more here!

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Oak City Top 5: September 2018

Oak City Top 5: September 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this September!

 

 

Reborn Clothing Revolution

September 1st, 2018 // Pullen Park // 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

An event for all ages, Reborn Clothing Revolution is a free opportunity for families to bring their old clothing to Pullen Park to be transformed! They will be making several hand-tied t-shirt blankets to be donated to the Women's Center of Wake County, have stations available including natural dyeing and lavender sachets, and be telling you more about their mission and vision. Come out and join Reborn and Compost Now for a day full of fun with the whole family!

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Headbands of Hope Flywheel Ride for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September 9th, 2018 // Flywheel // 2pm to 3pm

In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, join our friends, Flywheel and Headbands of Hope for an exclusive stadium-style interval based cycling class that's perfect for all levels- plus, this one will be DJ'd by Joe Bunn DJ Company! Get tickets here!
 

Attendees will recieve:

An awesome 45-minute Flywheel class taught by the wonderful Brittany Guerin
A headband from Headbands of Hope (option to order multiple in your ticket)
A mimosa bar after class (because is it really a workout without one?)
A headband will be donated to a child with cancer at UNC Children's hospital in your honor


Activate Good's 9/11 Service Event 

September 11th, 2018 // Red Hat Amphitheater 

Join our friends Activate Good and Red Hat Amphitheater for this year's 9/11 Commemoration and Service Event!


All ages are welcome. Participants will join in hands-on, family-friendly service projects, enjoy live music and complimentary refreshments and hear words from local community leaders to wrap up this seventh annual community-wide day of service. There is no cost to attend this event, but guests are asked to bring a non-perishable food item to help 'fill-the-truck' for the Urban Ministries of Wake County food pantry See the full list of needs at https://www.urbanmin.org/event/911-day-service/

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TEDxRaleigh 2018

September 29th, 2018 // Lincoln Theater 

Join over 300 TED enthusiasts as we celebrate Ideas Worth Spreading that anchor, inspire, and activate. TEDxRaleigh 2018 will profile 8 speakers, 3 performers, and an audience devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. Get your tickets here!


Hopscotch, Dreamville Fest, and Wide Open Bluegrass Festival 

September 6th-8th // September 15th // September 28th-29th /

Music lovers rejoice! Raleigh has 3 can't miss Music Festivals ALL in the month of September. Mark your calendars and grab tickets to Hopscotch, Wide Open Bluegrass, and Dreamville Fest


Oak City Top 5: August 2018

Oak City Top 5: August 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this August!

 

 

2018 Sir Walter Miler

Saturday, August 3rd // 6pm-11:30pm

The Sir Walter Miler is back! The 2018 event will return to its standard first Friday night spot on August 3rd at the Meredith College Track. The event will feature Elite Men’s and Women’s Mile races, a Run Club Mile and Run Club 4x400 Relays. The Pre and Post Party will once again take place at Raleigh Brewing Company and the Sir Walter Miler - Rise and Run with the Pros will be Saturday morning at 9am at William B. Umstead State Park, followed by the Sir Walter "Extra" Miler at 4pm at Tasty Beverage Company - Raleigh. The Sir Walter Miler is FREE and open to public!


Downtown Raleigh Food Truck Evening Rodeo

Sunday, August 5th // 3pm-9pm

This isn’t just a regular food truck rodeo-- it is a food truck rodeo under the stars! With over 50 food trucks from all across North Carolina, picking which food to try will be the hardest decision you’ve ever made.

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Raleigh Night Market

Thursday, August 16th // 6pm-11pm

This August will kick off the Raleigh Night Market series- ending in October (every third Thursday). Raleigh’s most innovative artisans will come together with food and drinks to celebrate and sell their goods. The City Market is the perfect place to enjoy time spent with friends or a loved one!

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Summer Heirloom Tomato Dinner with Rosé pairings & Tomato Expert

Saturday, August 8th // 7pm to 10pm

Join our neighbors Hummingbird for Coleen Speaks' 5-course rosé-paired tomato tasting menu on August 8th in their sister event space, Whitaker & Atlantic. Heirloom tomato expert and author Craig LeHoullier  will share his extensive knowledge about tomatoes, as well as Bordeaux Fine & Rares own "Johnny Rosato."

Buy you tickets here.

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Packapalooza

Saturday, August 25th // 2pm-10pm // Free Event

A Hillsborough Street Staple, beloved by NC State Students and more - Packapalooza is back. This festival has it all- from food, music, dancing, rides, art, and so much more. Meet N.C. State athletes or listen to Parmalee under the stars- whatever it is, there's something for everyone. 


Oak City Top 5: June 2018

Oak City Top 5: June 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this June! 

Oak City Top 5: May 2018

Oak City Top 5: May 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this May!

Oak City Top 5: April 2018

Oak City Top 5: April 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this April!

Oak City Top 5: March 2018

Oak City Top 5: March 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this March!

Oak City Top 5 :: January 2018

Oak City Top 5 :: January 2018

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this January! -- Happy New Year!

Oak City Top 5 :: December 2017

Oak City Top 5 :: December 2017

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this December! -- Happy Holidays!

Oak City Top 5 :: November 2017

Oak City Top 5 :: November 2017

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer this November and have a happy Thanksgiving!

Oak City Top 5 :: October 2017

Oak City Top 5 :: October 2017

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Raleigh, NC. Events that cultivate community, innovation and Doing Others Good -- Enjoy all the Oak City has to offer!