Raleigh Events

13th Annual Gingerbread Benefit
12-06-2015 to 12-06-2015 -

Triangle Family Services (TFS) will host its 13th annual Gingerbread Benefit on Sunday, Dec. 6, at The Umstead Hotel and Spa in Cary. The day-long fundraiser features more than 20 elaborate handmade gingerbread houses created by area celebrity chefs. Ticket prices vary per event; visit website for event times and prices.

Schedule of events:
*11:30am-1:30pm: A Gingerbread House Sneak Preview
*2-3:30pm: Santa's Workshop Tea for Children
*6:30-8:30pm: An Evening Benefit Event

"Santa's Gift to the Monsters"
11-29-2015 to 11-29-2015 - A family holiday concert with RSO's favorite stories and music along with some new treats. Selections to include a world premiere of Lanette Linds newest work for children. This story addresses the plights of childhood monsters and the questions of what would Santa give the Monsters at Christmas?

16th Annual Holiday Open House
12-12-2015 to 12-12-2015 - Enjoy a wine tasting and winery tours, wine barrel sampling in the winery, ask the winemaker: holiday wine and food pairing; drawings and giveaways; and live music. Don't miss our sales on select wine and unique wine gifts. Activities included in wine tasting fee of $12. $2 of this fee will be donated to Dorcas Ministries. We invite you to bring a childs gift and/or a gift card for a family in need.

’Tis the Season with The Triangle Wind Ensemble
12-11-2015 to 12-11-2015 - The Triangle Wind Ensemble will provide the music to accompany the delightful short film "The Snowman" live at Cary Arts Center, Dec. 11!

"Moment's Notice" with Bobby Moody
12-19-2015 to 12-19-2015 - Irregardless Late Night Jazz Supper Club presents "Moment's Notice" with Bobby Moody. Dinner served until 10:30pm and light fare until midnight.

2015 Downtown Urban Open Tournament & Youth Clinic (4th Annual Disc Golf Event)
11-28-2015 to 11-29-2015 - Cary’s Town Hall Campus will again be taken over by beginner, amateur and professional disc golfers. The Youth Clinic and Exhibition begins at 9am on Saturday, while the Random Draw Doubles begins at 2pm (registration opens at 1pm). The Pro-Am Tournament will start at 9am on Sunday (pre-registration is required and spectators are welcome).

"Music for the Season"
12-12-2015 to 12-12-2015 - Our annual holiday program will feature soloists from the band and music sure to lift you up during the holidays. Selections from the movie Frozen and classic works, like Alfred Reed's Russian Christmas Music, will get any music lover in the holiday spirit!

2015 Cary Jaycees Christmas Parade
12-12-2015 to 12-12-2015 - For the past thirty-five consecutive years the Cary Jaycees have sponsored the Cary Jaycee Christmas Parade in downtown Cary. The parade is a joyful celebration which includes bands, mascots, local businesses, community groups and churches.

"Winterfest '15"
12-18-2015 to 12-18-2015 - Its Dec., time for Cary Town Band's seventh annual musical celebration of the holiday season, Winterfest 15. The performance includes a carol sing-along (be sure to cast your vote for your favorite carols). There'll be music to celebrate your favorite holiday festivities - Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Christmas, maybe New Years and, of course, a Sleigh Ride. The band will again feature a few smaller ensembles of band members bringing you holiday favorites.

Small Business Saturday
11-28-2015 to 11-28-2015 - Small Business Saturday is a day to celebrate and support your small independent businesses that create jobs, boost the economy and invigorate neighborhoods in the community. Show your support by Shopping Local in the Raleigh area! Shop Small... NOT the Mall!