Archives: June 2014


The Best Porch In Chapel Hill

The Carolina Inn in Chapel Hill has made it to Fodor’s “10 Best Hotel Porches in the U.S.” list. The historic Carolina Inn, built in 1924, is located on the University of North Carolina’s campus and is a member of the Historic Hotels of America. The Inn has long been a gathering place for students, faculty, and […]



Summer Fête

Raleigh Denim will be hosting a “Summer Fête” this Sunday, June 22nd, at CAM Raleigh, the contemporary art museum located in downtown’s warehouse district! The Fête will be an all-day event with activities starting at 10:30 and going into the evening. There will be everything from food trucks to a pop-up swimwear “beach house on […]



Chatham Street Chowdown!

Downtown Cary is hosting their first food truck rodeo this Sunday, June 22nd! The Chatham Street Chowdown will feature 15 food trucks, plus Fortnight Brewing Company and Chatham Hill Winery, and will line West Chatham Street, along with seating areas and music from local performers throughout the day. Get out and sample some of the Triangle’s best […]


Durham: Top Spot To Live

Durham has taken the #4 spot on Livability’s 2014 Top 100 Places To Live, and was the only one of 4 NC cities that made the list to rank in the top 10. Livability is a website that explores what makes small to mid-sized cities great places to live, work and visit. Livability looked at several […]




NCMA Saturday Studio: Iconic Me

Here’s a fun and creative weekend activity for your pre-teens (tweens?)! The North Carolina Museum of Art is offering a workshop based on “icons”. An icon is an artistic portrait of an important person that uses symbols to tell us about his or her life. The class will take inspiration from the museum and park and […]