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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!

Aug 06, 2018


Raleigh Specials Tonight - Amy's Picks for the Week: August 6-12, 2018

Posted by Amy Howard • Raleigh Specials Tonight

Got dinner plans this week? Now you do! North Hills is hosting it's first ever North Hills Restaurant Week August 6-12! Use it as an excuse to check out one of the new spots like Bartaco or Viva Chicken! Here's what else is happening in Raleigh this week...

Wednesday: Music Bingo 

Test your music knowledge, win prizes, and enjoy some tasty drinks at Coglin's Music Bingo Night! The event starts at 7pm. Be sure to bring that friend who is always spouting random music facts - we all have at least one! 

Thursday: The Hot Club at Watts & Ward

Need some mid-week jazz? The Hot Club performs at Watts & Ward at 8:30pm. Grab a craft cocktail and enjoy!

Sunday: No Pants Dance Party

Who needs pants, really? Join Ruby Deluxe as they celebrate its 3rd anniversary with a No Pants Dance Party! Wear a kilt, shorts, tutu, whatever - just NO PANTS! DNLTMS & Luxe Posh will be in the DJ booth. The party starts 10pm and its Members Only - get your membership at Ruby Deluxe this week so you can go!

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!