Raleigh Events

Horton Hears A Who (Film Day - Fun Day!)
August 30, 2016
Times: Tues. at 10am
Venue: The Cary Theater
Area: Cary
Admission: $1

The Cary Theater will screen the 2008 animated feature Horton Hears a Who.

LGi Dope Fest
August 30, 2016
Times: 9pm
Venue: The Pour House Music Hall
Area: Downtown Raleigh
Admission: Advance $7; At the door $10

S. Gold, Gamergad, Jrichlgi, Kain, Dennis K, and KPVLace will be performing live at the Pour House as a part of the LGi Dope Fest Tour.

Andrew Hladky: Its Some Kynd of Thing It Aint Us but Yet Its In Us
August 11 – September 10, 2016 (Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
Times: Tues. 10am-7pm; Wed.-Sat. 10am-6pm
Venue: Artspace
Area: Downtown Raleigh
Admission: Free

Explore the vast worlds of paint created through Hladky’s unique process. Image and structure compete to create a viewing experience unlike any other. This exhibition is the result of Hladky’s month-long residency in Gallery One.

Beer & Banjos Music Series
January 05 – December 27, 2016 (Every Tuesday)
Times: 7:30-10:30pm
Venue: Raleigh Times Bar
Area: Downtown Raleigh
Admission: Free

Join us every Tuesday from 7:30-10:30pm at Raleigh Times Bar in downtown Raleigh. This series features music in its rawest form, acoustic. We will feature genres such as: folk, bluegrass, americana, traditional and more. The series will present both local and regional artists on stage. This will be an intimate and organic environment to experience some of the most talented musicians in the area. The event will range from a bluegrass hootenanny to some of Raleigh's premiere acts stripping down acoustic for one night only. Join us and experience some of the best music has to offer. The Times has great beer on tap always a wide variety for everyone.

Can You Survive an American Adventure?
June 20 – September 7, 2016 (Recurring Every Week Day)
Times: Mon.-Sat., 10am-5pm; Sun., noon-5pm
Venue: North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Area: Downtown Raleigh
Admission: $5

Take a trip to the risky, rugged, realities of colonial America, 1607. Can you survive the year? Only 38 of the 104 English colonists did! Step into their shoes and navigate the bewildering landscape that bedeviled so many – your next decision could mean life or death!

Cotton Plays Here at Cafe Euro
Starting: August 23, 2016 (Every Tuesday)
Times: 10:30am-11:30am
Venue: Euro Cafe
Area: Wake Forest
Admission: Free

This wonderfully kid-paced hour features music, play and dancing with toddler stars singing on the mic at Cotton's gently amplified and participatory music show. Children will delight in active, health-building musical play with peers while parents, grandparents and care providers are free to network or join in as inspired.

Exhibition: Altered Land- Works by Damian Stamer and Greg Lindquist
April 16 – September 11, 2016 (Recurring Daily)
Times: Tues.-Thurs., 10am-5pm; Fri., 10am-9pm; Sat.-Sun., 10am-5pm (Unless Otherwise noted)
Venue: North Carolina Museum of Art
Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
Admission: Free

Greg Lindquist and Damian Stamer, both N.C.-raised, create shimmering landscape paintings, simultaneously abstract and representative, that slide in and out of focus. Their environments from the natural to the man-made are haunted by the past, appearing to be in the process of eroding, degrading or fading into nothingness. Memory and loss, as well as the effects of time and economic and environmental ravages, are at play in these beautiful, melancholy landscapes.

Exhibition: August Gallery
August 01 – 31, 2016 (Recurring Daily)
Times: Mon.-Thurs. 9am-10pm; Fri. 9am-1pm; Sat. 10am-5pm; Sun. Noon-5pm
Venue: Sertoma Arts Center
Area: North Raleigh
Admission: Free

Raleigh Room: Bonnie Brooks, paintings Hall Gallery: Lauri Artsen, paintings Display Cases: John Pelosi, wood; Ellen Weiss, jewelry; Sheila Hall, paintings

Exhibition: Burk Uzzle- American Chronicle
April 16 – September 25, 2016 (Recurring Daily)
Times: Tues.-Thurs., 10am-5pm; Fri., 10am-9pm; Sat.-Sun., 10am-5pm (Unless Otherwise noted)
Venue: North Carolina Museum of Art
Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
Admission: Free

This exhibition provides an overview of Uzzles career and is organized in collaboration with the Ackland Art Museum at UNC-CH and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. As a tribute to one of N.C.'s most renowned photographers, each museum is focusing on a different aspect of Uzzles' work, and all three shows will be on view concurrently during the Summer of 2016.

Exhibition: Kyle Highsmith
August 01 – 31, 2016 (Recurring Daily)
Times: Mon.-Sat., 10am-6pm; Sun., 1-5pm
Venue: Little Art Gallery and Craft Collection
Area: Midtown Raleigh
Admission: free and open to the public

Little Art Gallery is excited to feature Raleigh's own Kyle Highsmith! Stop by to see Kyle’s oils on canvas of coastal and local imagery.