Who’s ready to eat, drink, dance it out, and shop?! This week we are living for the weekend because there are so many amazing things happening! Here are a few of our favorite things to do in Raleigh this weekend PLUS a featured opening!
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
What pet wouldn’t love to lounge by the pool and enjoy a climate-controlled suite with a plush bed? Your four legged friend may not want to come back home! Join Pet Paradise for a special VIP party on April 27 to explore the facilities, meet the staff, and learn about the services offered at Pet Paradise ahead of their grand opening on April 28!
Get ready to move and shake with Current Wellness! Break a sweat with Taylor Winnix at Union Station. There is absolutely no dance experience required, just come ready to have a great time! We promise you’ll be able to pick up the choreo in no time. Current Wellness is new to downtown and is all about promoting mental, physical, and social health. The best part is if you like the class, you can sign up for a membership and gain access to all sorts of fun ways to get moving.
🗓 APR 22 | 5:30PM–6:15PM
📍 510 W Martin St
Are you ready to learn from the queen of plants herself? The Terracotta Gal, an icon at local markets, is dedicated to plants and plant education. This fun workshop will teach you everything you need to know about your new sassy snake plant. Come ready to make your own pot, complete with a sassy pun or inspiration phrase all while sipping on delicious coffee from The Optimist!
🗓 APR 24 | 2PM–4:30PM
📍1000 Brookside Drive #STE 109
Grab your reusable tote and head over to the Black Farmer’s Market for an amazing array of fruits, veggies, and artisan products! The Black Farmer’s Market was created to provide fresh food to areas with limited access, support local Black farmers and to educate on healthy eating. Support this local, monthly market while shopping for NC’s freshest produce.
APR 25 | 1PM–4PM
1436 Rock Quarry Rd
This brunch is all that and a bag of chips! Jam out to classic 90s hits while snacking on Tin Roof’s delicious brunch menu. We def recommend the Chicken and Doughnuts! Get ready for all the nostalgia between the music and the staff dressing the part. We’re also obsessed with the outdoor space at Tin Roof, it’s perfect for Sunday brunch!
🗓 APR 25 | 11AM–3PM
📍 300 Glenwood Ave
Feel like your shopping in Europe while you want around this Triangle Pop-Up event! Explore the twists and turns of Lafayette Village as you stroll from shop to shop stopping at the local artists tables set up along the way. After you finish your shopping be sure to grab brunch at Vinos Finos or Village Grill! We can’t think of a better Sunday Funday!
APR 25 | 12PM–4PM
8450 Honeycutt Rd