Local Things To Do In Raleigh This Weekend – April 5, 2024

Local Things To Do In Raleigh

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

From Wolfpack watch parties to festivals for foodies, there are a TON of local things going on in Raleigh this weekend!

NC State vs. USC Watch Party at Raleigh Brewing 4/5
Watch the Wolfpack women take on South Carolina in the Final Four! The NC State men’s and women’s Final Four games will be playing at all Raleigh Brewing taprooms! 7pm. More info.

Makers Alley Grand Opening at North Hills Innovation District 4/5
Dive into the heart of creativity and community at the Makers Alley Grand Opening! It’s not just an opening; it’s a celebration of innovation, creativity, and the spirit of local entrepreneurship. Join them in welcoming EIGHT incredible local businesses to North Hills Innovation District (NHID)! Enjoy an evening of live music by Adam Pitts, drinks by Standard Beer + Food, and an exclusive first look at the makers’ products and creations! 540 St. Albans Dr. 4pm-6pm. More info.

Urban Pothos Begonia Terrarium Workshop at Edit Beer Co. 4/5
Head to Edit Beer Co. for a fun-filled evening where you can create your very own begonia terrarium! Learn how to design and care for these beautiful plants while enjoying a drink with friends. The Urban Pothos experts will guide you through the process, so no green thumb required!
Each ticket includes:
1 Begonia plant of your choice
1 glass container to build your terrarium in
All the materials you need to layer and build your terrarium
Plenty of decorative items including stones, sand, live and preserved moss, and cute figurines.
A 10% off coupon to use at Urban Pothos

Grab your friends and get planting! Edit Beer Co. 1911 Sego Court. 5pm More info and tickets.

Canes vs. Washington 4/5
Watch the Canes face off against Washington at PNC Arena. Be sure to check out local food options from The BBQ Lab, Gonza Tacos, and Two Roosters. 7pm Tickets 

Wolfpack Watch Party at Mitch’s Tavern 4/6
Head to Mitch’s Tavern and cheer on the Wolfpack as they face Purdue in the Final Four! More info.

Raleigh Foodie Fare at Iron Works 4/6
The Raleigh Foodie Fare is this weekend at Iron Works! SLR member The MAKRS Society is hosting their monthly foodie and art market this Saturday from 11am-3pm. The Foodie Fare will feature 30+ local vendors, a mini food truck rodeo, drinks, live music, and more! Raleigh Iron Works – 1101 E Whitaker Mill Rd. More info.

The Great Raleigh Yard Sale at The Raleigh Market 4/6-7
The Great Raleigh Yard Sale is back! Shop dozens of individual yard sales without driving from house to house at this giant community event at The Raleigh Market. You’ll find bargains and treasures galore, with household items, antiques, toys, electronics, clothing and so much more! State Fairgrounds. 9am-5pm. More info.

Thrive Motherhood Spring Pop-up at Lafayette Village 4/6
Head to Lafayette Village for a fun nod to Spring at their Pop-Up Market! More info.

Blast Off at Marbles 4/6
Get ready to Blast Off into space with an astronomical event! Celebrate the upcoming eclipse and explore space, the final frontier. They will be showing three space documentaries and defying gravity with out-of-this-world activities, including stomp rockets, crater drops, and exploring the solar eclipse. Enjoy a FREE space documentary at 2pm in Marbles IMAX. This event is located in Venture Hall in the Marbles IMAX building and does not include museum admission. 10am-1pm More info.

Live Music at Riparian Provision Co. 4/6
Enjoy tacos from Tacos Mamá Chava and live music from Clare Means! Riparian Provision Co. 12pm-9pm More info.

Sunset Scramble at Bond Park 4/6
Fit & Able is excited to bring back the Sunset Scramble at Bond Park! It’s not quite a lap race but you will get your split times for each lap of your distance! There’s ONE COURSE but THREE RACES for you to choose from to challenge yourself for how far you can go before the course closes. More info and registration.

NC Day – Canes vs. Columbus 4/7
Join the Hurricanes in celebrating the rich culture of North Carolina, including special food items, merchandise offerings, live music and more! The Carolina Hurricanes take on the Blue Jackets. Enjoy the game and check out the local food options from The BBQ Lab, Gonza Tacos and Tequila, and Two Roosters at the arena. 5pm Tickets

Bold Batch Creamery Pop Up at Hartwell 4/7
Grab a scoop from Bold Batch Creamery at Hartwell! 2pm-4pm More info.

Live Music
4/5 Pat Jr., Nance, Tesh & Tanajah The Pour House 7pm Tickets
4/6 Corey Smith – Lincoln Theatre 7pm Tickets 
4/6 Alejandro Escovedo – The Pour House 7pm Tickets
4/7 Conan w/ Psychic Trash, Lair – The Pour House 7pm Tickets
4/7 SESSANTA: Primus, Puscifer, A Perfect Circle – Coastal Credit Union Music Park 7:30pm Tickets

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