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Nov 12, 2018


Raleigh Specials Tonight - Amy's Picks for the Week: November 12-18, 2018

Posted by Amy Howard • Raleigh Specials Tonight

It's officially holiday shopping season, which means there will be lots of markets and open houses happening over the next few weeks. Cameron Village will host their always popular Holiday Open House on Thursday, November 15, 2018, which will feature entertainment, great deals, and even a ferris wheel! Here's what else is happening in Raleigh this week....

Tuesday: Pairings on the Patio

Join Plates for the last Pairings on the Patio of 2018 from 5 p.m-7:30 p.m. This week's event features fortified wines and charcuterie. For just $19, you can enjoy a flight and some food! 

Friday: Ready or Not Party at The Haymaker

It's Friday, so it's time to DANCE! The Haymaker is throwing a throwback dance party that's also a fundraiser for Interact of Wake County, an organization that gives aide and resources to survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. There will be live music and a raffle. It all starts at 9pm. 

Saturday: Raleigh Christmas Parade

Santa's here! The Raleigh Christmas Parade will take place in Downtown Raleigh at 10am. The best spot to watch it is at Dram & Draught. There will be hot drinks for grown-ups, such as Irish coffee and spiked cider! Get there early for bleacher seating.

As always, you can find more things to do in our Events listings and on our Specials page. See you next week with a fresh round of picks, Raleigh!

Sep 24, 2018


Raleigh Specials Tonight - Amy's Picks for the Week: September 24-30, 2018

Posted by Amy Howard • Raleigh Specials Tonight

Hello, Raleigh! The big deal this weekend is the Wide Open Bluegrass Festival! It starts Friday. Tickets are still available for the mainstage acts, but there will also be free shows happening all over downtown! Not into Bluegrass? Here's what's happening the rest of the week....

Monday: $3 Sliders at Seoul 116

Have you gotten a chance to try out Seoul 116? If not, you definitely have more incentive now! Monday-Thursday you can enjoy $3 sliders from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Tuesday: Pairings on the Patio

Join Plates for Pairings on the Patio from 5 p.m-7:30 p.m. This week's event features Rums and Caribbean treats. For just $19, enjoy a flight of each rum, and tapas style Carribean dishes. 

Sunday: Oak & Dagger 2nd Anniversary Party

Celebrate Oak & Dagger's 2nd birthday! There will be food and drink specials throughout the day, live music, and a special beer release. You can also get your axe-throwing skills on with Epic Axe! 

As always, you can find more things to do in our Events listings and on our Specials page. See you next week with a fresh round of picks, Raleigh!

Sep 03, 2018


Raleigh Specials Tonight - Amy's Picks for the Week: September 3-9, 2018

Posted by Amy Howard • Raleigh Specials Tonight

Happy Labor Day! Long weekends are great. They are even better with beer! Flying Saucer has $2.50 drafts throughout Labor Day. Cheers! Here's what's happening the rest of the week....

Thursday: Burial Beer Co. at Person Street Bar

Raleigh got some awesome news last week. Asheville's Burial Beer Co. will be opening a tap room at Transfer Food Hall! To celebrate the announcement, Burial Beer Co. will be serving some special brews at Person Street Bar at 5 p.m. See you there! 

Friday: Greek Night

It's First Friday, and that means it's also GREEK NIGHT at Taverna Agora! There will be Greek music, a belly dancer, and plenty of food and cheer for all. The party starts at 8:30 p.m.

Saturday: Raleigh Greek Festival

If you didn't get enough Greek goodness at Greek Night, head to the Raleigh Greek Festival at the NC State Fairgrounds!There will be food, dancing, a market, and much more. A portion of the proceeds will go to Habitat for Humanity. Admission is only $3. 

As always, you can find more things to do in our Events listings and on our Specials page. See you next week with a fresh round of picks, Raleigh!

Aug 27, 2018


Raleigh Specials Tonight - Amy's Picks for the Week: August 27-September 2, 2018

Posted by Amy Howard • Raleigh Specials Tonight

The end of summer is near but things are still heating up in Raleigh: Morgan Street Food Hall is finally open and Raleigh's big fall atractions will be happening soon. Be on the lookout for SparkCon, Wide Open Bluegrass Festival and more! In the mean time, here's what's happening in Raleigh this week....

Monday: Trivia Vortex

Movie buffs, it's your time to shine! Alamo Drafthouse hosts Vortex Trivia every Monday at 7:30pm. Win movie tickets, Vortex gear, and more! 

Wednesday: 90's Music Bingo

Are you a child of the 90s? You will love 90's Music Bingo at Neptune's! It's starts at 8:30pm and you can win some awesome 90's swag!

Thursday: Tapworks Grand Opening

Welcome Tapworks to Glenwood South! The ribbon cutting takes place at 2pm and the beer will be pouring soon after. 

As always, you can find more things to do in our Events listings and on our Specials page. See you next week with a fresh round of picks, Raleigh!

Aug 13, 2018


Raleigh Specials Tonight - Amy's Picks for the Week: August 13-19, 2018

Posted by Amy Howard • Raleigh Specials Tonight

If you missed out on North Hills Restaurant Week, be sure to check out Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week! From now til August 19th enjoy special prix fixe menus from your favorite Downtown Raleigh Restaurants! It's a great opportunity to try something new. Here's what else is happening in Raleigh this week....

Tuesday: Trivia

You have two opportunities to win fabulous prizes at Flying Saucer's Trivia Night! First game takes place at 7 p.m.and for the late night crowd, there's another at 9:30 p.m. Grab your smartest friends who also happen to love beer!

Wednesday: Classic Cocktails

Need to get over that hump? A $7 classic cocktail at Bittersweet will definitely help! Plus, they have all of those yummy sweets! 

Thursday: Raleigh Night Market

Sip on local brews and cocktails while you shop for local goods at Raleigh Night Market in City Market! It starts at 6 p.m. and there will also be live music. Sounds like a blast! 

As always, you can find more things to do in our Events listings and on our Specials page. See you next week with a fresh round of picks, Raleigh!