Raleigh Events

"Tales from the Road and New Discoveries" by Ken Farmer
11-07-2014 to 11-07-2014 - In conjunction with their Nov. 8 Antiques Appraisal Fair, the Friends of Page-Walker are proud to present noted PBS antiques expert Ken Farmer who will share some of the interesting adventures he's encountered working with the Antiques Roadshow as well as at other appraisal fairs.

2014 Antiques Appraisal Fair
11-08-2014 to 11-08-2014 - Noted Antiques Roadshow expert, Ken Farmer, and his team of experts from Quinn Farmer Auctions of Charlottesville, Va., will examine your item and give a verbal assessment.

2014 JCAPL Puppy Poker Run
10-25-2014 to 10-25-2014 - Mark your calendars for Saturday, Oct. 25! Get ready to RIDE for the animals! We will be starting things off at Ray Price Harley Davidson with donuts and coffee. Registration/check-in at 10am, first bike out at 10:30am and last bike out at noon. Finishing up at Cleveland Draft House, in Garner, 42W. Seven stops... choose your five-card hand! Prizes awarded for first and second highest hand and lowest hand. Raffle tickets available for $5 each or five for $20 for chance to win $250/$150/$100. Drawing for cash at 4pm (you don't need to be present to win the cash). Raffle tickets will continue to be drawn until all prizes have been awarded... and there are already over $1,800 worth of prizes available! Register early for a free t-shirt and one free raffle entry! Cost: $25 per bike, $10 per passenger. All proceeds support JCAPL, an animal welfare group in Johnston County! Mark your calendars now!

"Female Artists in the NCMA Collection"
10-24-2014 to 10-24-2014 - A brief history of female artists from the Renaissance through the present, with an in-depth discussion of women represented in the NCMAs permanent collection, by Jennifer Dasal, associate curator of Contemporary art.

"Warsaw: Formative Years"
11-14-2014 to 11-14-2014 - A lecture entitled "Warsaw: Formative Years" will be given by Adam Wibrowski (Krakow, Paris), Professeur de Piano, Conservatoire de Paris, with a performance by pianist Andrew Tyson (New York), Curtis Institute; Chopin contestant in Warsaw, 2010.

"Paris: Breakthrough to Fame"
11-15-2014 to 11-15-2014 - A lecture entitled "Paris: Breakthrough to Fame" will be given by Adam Wibrowski (Krakow, Paris), Professeur de Piano, Conservatoire de Paris, with a performance by pianist Krzysztof Ksiek (Poland), Second Place, Paderewski Competition in Los Angeles, Cali., 2013.

"New York/Raleigh: Triumph in the English-Speaking World"
11-16-2014 to 11-16-2014 - A lecture entitled "New York/Raleigh: Triumph in the English-Speaking World" will be given by Maja Trochimczyk (Los Angeles), University of Southern California, Polish Music Center, with a performance by pianist Peter Toth (Hungary), First Place, Paderewski Competition, Los Angeles, California, 2013; International F. Liszt Record Grand Prix from the Hungarian Liszt Society, 2006.

2014 Internet Summit
11-11-2014 to 11-13-2014 - Internet Summit is a premier digital strategies forum with a goal of educating and promoting forward thinking and thought leadership on topics related to internet business and marketing.

Internet Summit is presented by TechMedia, the leading producer of regional digital forums in the United States, serving thousands of digital professionals every year.

11-01-2014 to 11-01-2014 - Music Director Evan Feldman leads the 50-member symphonic ensemble in a selection of classic and contemporary works for wind band. Featured on the program are Ralph Vaughn-Williams Toccata Marziale, David Biedenbenders Luminescence, John Mackeys Kingfishers Catch Fire and Durham composer Steven Bryants Ecstatic Waters.

Little Shop of Horrors
11-13-2014 to 11-16-2014 - William Peace Theatre Company presents Howard Ashelman's "Little Shop of Horrors" directed by Tony Award-winner Michael Bush. "Little Shop of Horrors" is an affectionate rock-n-roll spoof of 1950s sci-fi movies that will have you laughing and dancing in your seats. Tickets: $5 Students; $10 Senior Citizens and Alumni; $15 Adults. General Admission.