Local Things To Do In Raleigh This Weekend – April 19, 2024

Local Things To Do

We’ve got your weekend lineup, Raleigh! Check out these local options to keep you busy this weekend!

Whether you’re checking out Earth Day celebrations or perusing a pop-up market, there are plenty of local things to do around Raleigh this weekend!

21Marbles PARTYology at Marbles Museum 4/19
Check out the PARTYology Marbles 21+ event! Become a certified PARTYologist by completing activities around the museum like laser tag, giant games, human foosball, and take-home crafts. Drinks and snacks available for purchase. Must be 21+ to attend. Tickets: $15 in advance | $18 day-of event. 6:30-9:30pm. More info and tickets

Urban Pothos Houseplants 101 at Hartwell 4/19
Whether you’re a seasoned plant parent or just starting out, this is the perfect opportunity to learn some tips and tricks to keep your leafy friends thriving. Discover the best plants for your home, how to choose the right potting soil, and how to properly water and care for your indoor jungle. The plant experts from Urban Pothos will share their knowledge and experiences to help you become a pro at plant care. All attendees will get to repot a plant to take home with them! This workshop includes:
1 workbook filled with information you’ll need to care for your plants
1 plant that you’ll repot to take home with you
All materials needed to repot your plant
10% off coupon to be used at Urban Pothos during your next visit.
Don’t miss out on this chance to connect with fellow plant enthusiasts and swap plant stories and advice! $35/person. Hartwell, 620 West South Street. Tickets

Raleigh Earth Day at Dix Park 4/19
Raleigh Earth Day is Friday, April 19 at Dix Park in partnership with We Plant It Forward’s Arbor Day! Enjoy a fun-filled festival with tree giveaways, crafts, tree trivia, music, food trucks, a movie on the lawn, and more!

Garden Demos 
Tree Planting
Native American Earth Dances
All-ages Games & Activities
Household Shred & e-Waste
Raleigh Environmental Awards
Paperhand Puppet Parade 
Drum Circle
Sunny the Fun Fairy
Food Trucks & Activities | 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Movie on the Lawn: The Lorax | 8:00 pm
More info.

Pop-Up Raleigh at Trophy Maywood 4/20
Pop-Up Raleigh is this Saturday! Enjoy food trucks, beers, music, and over 45 local vendors at Trophy on Maywood. 12pm-5pm More info.

Village District 75th Anniversary Celebration 4/20
Get ready to celebrate 75 years with the Village District! Enjoy live music, a beer garden, food, pop-ups, giveaways, a kid-friendly area and more! Those who are ID’d and wrist banded will receive 1 FREE pour of the exclusive Village 75 Beer brewed with Standard Beer+Food! More info.

Goat Yoga at The Crazy Axe 4/20
After some zen with goat yoga, come unleash your inner self with friends and family at Crazy Axe – both indoors and outdoor lanes available! Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-timer, there’s no better way to cap off your day than with some goat yoga and axe-throwing fun. Gather your crew, embrace the challenge, and let’s see who can hit the bullseye! More info.

The Butcher’s Market Sampling Event at Lake Boone 4/20
Check out 10+ local vendors, beer, raffle prizes, and more at The Butcher’s Market at Lake Boone Trail. More info. 12pm-5pm

Pop-Up At Riparian Provision Co. 4/20
Grab dinner from Raleigh Tamales and enjoy live music from Jackson Pettee and Simon Dunson at Riparian Provision Co. 5pm-8pm

NCFC vs. New Mexico United 4/20
You’ll have “No ragrets” about attending Inked Night as NCFC takes on New Mexico! FanFest will feature airbrush and temporary tattoo artists along with NCFC coloring books and temporary tattoos for everyone. Tickets

Fostering Footsteps for Bright Futures Race 4/20
Fit & Able invites you to be part of the 6th running of Fostering Footsteps for Bright Futures to support the Wake Tech Foundation’s Fostering Bright Futures program at the North Scott Wake Tech campus. Race either a 3 Mile, 5 Mile, or Fun Run race around a beautiful campus and support a great cause. The 5 Mile race includes the Double Deck Challenge! More info.

Earth Day Extravaganza at Moore Square 4/21
RALtoday and The Great Raleigh Cleanup are presenting Earth Day Extravaganza from 8 am to 6 pm at Moore Square. This all-day celebration will be filled with service, activities, and vendors to show support for our environment, highlight ways to become more eco-friendly, and more!

8am Fun Run with Fleet Feet
9am Earth Day Flow with YogaSix
10:15am Community Cleanup
12pm-3pm Earth Day Market
12:30pm – The Greatest Plant Swap Ever with Copperline Plants and The Houseplant Hippie
4:30pm-6pm Movie in the Park: Wall-E
More info.

Live Music
4/19 The Vegabonds w/ Harvey Street Co. – Lincoln Theatre 7:30pm Tickets

4/19 Tyler Bradford Wright with Good Deal, nothing good. – The Pour House 7pm Tickets

4/20 420 Reggae Fest – Lincoln Theatre 7pm Tickets

4/20 Record Store Day: Hank Sinatra, Lenny Kaye, Charles Latham – The Pour House 2pm Tickets

4/20 Flying High Again The Ultimate Ozzy Osbourne Experience – The Pour House 8pm Tickets

4/20 Hozier – Coastal Credit Union Music Park 8pm Tickets

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