Triangle-Area Happenings

There's always something to do in the Triangle area! As local real estate agents, we can't get enough of all the fun festivals, community service events, holiday celebrations, and arts and culture showcases. Check out our events calendar to see what's happening around the Triangle or give us a call at 919-434-3434.


August Events

barbecue

Summer Daze Music Festival

Don't miss this fun day of music at Midtown Park with a terrific line up! Enjoy a day full of food, fun, and dancing. This event is ticketed. LEARN MORE

event date and time

8/18
12:00 PM to 8:00 PM 

event location

Midtown Park at North Hills
4011 Cardinal at N Hills Street 
Raleigh, NC 27609

beach music

Midtown Beach Music Series

Come out and hear the best that beach music has to offer as the Midtown Beach Music Series celebrates its 11th year of jammin' in Raleigh! LEARN MORE

event date and time

Every Thursday through August 16th
6-9 pm

event location

North Hills Commons
4321 Lassiter at North Hills Ave
Raleigh, NC 27609

yoga

Tacopalooza

Did someone say tacos? Yes, you heard right! Come out and enjoy some of the best tacos in the Triangle as local food trucks compete for the best taco themed dish. This event is free and great for all ages. LEARN MORE

event date and time

8/19
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

event location

Knightdale Station Park
810 N First Avenue
Knightdale, NC 27545

Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival

Come out and have great time at the 42nd Annual Lazy Daze Arts & Crafts Festival. This is a fun event with live music, local artists, yummy food, and fun for the whole family! LEARN MORE

event date and time

8/25 & 8/26
Saturday 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM 

event location

Cary Town Hall
316 N Academy Street
Cary, NC 27513

September Events

concert

Bull City Rumble - Vintage Motorcycle Show

Did you hear that? The motorcycles are rumbling in Durham this Labor Day during the 14th Annual Bull City Rumble. Come out and enjoy looking at these vintage motorcycles and scooters. This is a free community event for spectators complete with games, food and brews. LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/1 
10:00 AM to 5:30 PM

event location

Downtown Durham
1007 W. Main Street
Durham, NC 27701

African American Cultural Festival

This is an annual celebration of African American cultural through art, music, food and community. Come out, dance, learn, and celebrate this Labor Day weekend! This is a free community event.   LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/1 - 9/2
Saturday 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday 1:00 PM - 10:00 PM

event location

Downtown Raleigh 
Fayetteville Street 
Raleigh, NC 27601

hopscotch

Hopscotch Music Festival 2018

Hopscotch Music Fest is an iconic music festival that takes place over 3 days with 120 bands! Shows take place all around Raleigh from the large venues to smaller clubs with a diverse lineups from many genres. This event is ticketed. LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/6 - 9/8
Show Times Vary 
Day Party 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM

event location

Downtown Raleigh (Venues Vary)
Fayetteville Street 
Raleigh, NC 27601

Raleigh Greek Fest

This is the 37th Annual Greek Festival full of delicious, authentic Greek food and live traditional Greek music with fun for the whole family! This event is sponsored by Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church and portion of proceeds go to benefit Habitat for Humanity, Homes for Our Troops and Team Rubicon. This event is ticketed.  LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/7 - 9/9 
Friday 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday 11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM 

event location

Jim Graham Building - NC State Fairgrounds
1025 Blue Ridge Road
Raleigh, NC 27607

beer festival

Beericana Craft Beer & Music Festival

Come out and enjoy Beericana with over 70 breweries from all over the state of North Carolina plus live music! With the beautiful backdrop of Bass Lake don't miss this fun event complete with over 15 different local food trucks. This event is ticketed.  LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/8 
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM 

event location

Sugg Farm Park at Bass Lake
2401 Grigsby Avenue
Holly Springs, NC 27540

SPARKcon

Enjoy the Triangle's Creativity Festival with over 2,000 local artists and many events to attend during the four day festival. With an open source mission you and your family can bring your own creative style to join the party! This is a free community event. LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/13 - 9/16
Times Vary

event location

Downtown Raleigh 
Fayetteville Street 
Raleigh, NC 27601

Apex Music Festival

Come out and enjoy live music in the heart of Downtown Apex with 20 bands, 4 stages, food trucks and local craft beer! Check out the festival website for specific bands and times. This event is ticketed.  LEARN MORE

event date and time

9/15 
3:00 PM to Midnight 

event location

Downtown Apex 
220 N. Salem Street
Apex, NC 27502