Archives: September 2016

Wide Open Bluegrass | Sept. 30 – Oct. 1

Get ready for some knee-slapping, foot-tapping, good music as the Wide Open Bluegrass Festival returns to Raleigh tomorrow and Saturday. This popular event offers a ticketed Main Stage at Red Hat Amphitheater as well as a free StreetFest with performances across seven stages and numerous activities staggered throughout downtown Raleigh.  The festival’s Main Stage event […]






SPARKcon Street Festival | Sept. 15 – 18

A creative weekend lies ahead for downtown Raleigh as the annual SPARKcon event rolls out across three city blocks. Described as a “creative potluck” of more than 200 activities and events, the multi-street festival is organized by the Visual Art Exchange and touts several creative themes including art, music, film, fashion, and more. From street-side […]



Hopscotch Music Festival is Here

This is the weekend for you, Triangle music lovers. Not only is the Bull Durham Blues Festival taking place in Durham tonight and tomorrow, the nationally recognized Hopscotch Music Festival has taken over downtown Raleigh. Known to be one of the most eclectic music festivals in the nation, Hopscotch draws top-tier musicians and bands to […]