Markets, Giveaways, and More Things to Do in Raleigh This Weekend

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Here are a few of our favorite things to do in Raleigh this weekend PLUS a special featured opening!

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Due to COVID-19, we understand there’s not as much going on as normal in our city. But not to worry, there are still plenty of things to do in Raleigh that can be done while social distancing. Be sure to double-check for any updates at events and venues before making plans to head out.

Keep scrolling to learn more about things to do in Raleigh this weekend!

Featured Opening: Pet Paradise!

Pet Paradise Markets, Giveaways, And More Things To Do In Raleigh This Weekend 2022

Pets deserve a vacation too! Pet Paradise is opening on April 21st with first class amenities your furry friend is sure to love. With amenities like plush beds, auto-refilling water bowls, jungle gyms, and playtime your pet may not want to come home!

Snag your ticket for the VIP preview party on April 20th to meet the team and tour the resort! This ticketed VIP Block Party offers you and your pet a first look into Pet Paradise Cary:
-Food and drinks 🍺
-Live music 🎶
-An exclusive tour of the resort
-Giveaways & more!

 Stay tuned for a special giveaway where you could win7 free days of camp/free nights of boarding! Check out their Instagram for more information

Okay Queens, who’s ready for brunch? Start off your Sunday morning with a complimentary mimosa and then keep the fun flowing! Indulge is specialty cocktails, delicious brunch items like the chicken and waffle sandwich, and get ready for a show!

Reserve your table because tables will sell out quick!

Event Details
🗓 APR 18 | 10:30AM–3PM
📍 614 Glenwood Ave

Grab your shopping tote and head over to North Hills for all things groceries. Shop for everything you need for the week from fresh produce to local honey to bread and not to mention household items like soaps, candles, flowers, and houseplants! This market has it all. Safety measures are in place to make sure everyone has a safe and fun time shopping around.

Event Details
🗓 APR 17 | 8AM–12PM
📍 The Commons at North Hills

Gs Cookie Pairing Markets, Giveaways, And More Things To Do In Raleigh This Weekend 2022

3. Sweetwater Girl Scout Scooking Pairing Flights

We all love Girl Scout cookie season. And don’t fret just because sales have ended it doesn’t mean you have to go without, head over to Flying Saucer to test your favorite cookies against Sweetwater beers! This delicious flight is perfect for beer lovers and cookie lovers alike.

Busy Friday? No worries, the flight will also be offered on Saturday.

Event Details
🗓 APR 16 | 11AM–1PM
📍 328 W Morgan St

Apex Farmers Market 1 Markets, Giveaways, And More Things To Do In Raleigh This Weekend 2022
📷 @apex_farmers_market

4. Apex Farmers' Market

One of our favorite parts of Springtime is all the farmers’ markets! And this market is so cute. Snag a beautiful bouquet, fresh seafood, tasty baked goods, and freshly made Indian food! What more could you want in a market? And we’re obsessed with the market’s new location behind the Tobacco and Mule Exchange on Salem Street! Make a day of it by shopping down Salem Street and grabbing a cocktail at Scratch Kitchen!

Event Details
🗓 APR 17 | 9AM–12PM
📍 Downtown Apex

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5. Pop-Up Raleigh April 18th Market

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Event Details
🗓 APR 18 | 12PM–5PM
📍 656 Maywood Ave

More Things To Do In Raleigh This Weekend

(04/13) It’s Music Bingo at Lola’s Beach Bar

(04/14) Wellness Wednesday with FitRDU

(04/14) Power Yoga (Virtual)

(04/17) Yoga at Hi-Wire Brewing in Durham

If you’re looking for more things to do in Raleigh this weekend, check out our website and make sure to tag us in your photos (@StuffToDoInRaleigh)!

Anna Brescia

Anna Brescia

Anna is a blogger for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Orlando City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Orlando area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinOrlando on Instagram and Facebook.