This week is all about experiencing something new. We’ve got classes where you can learn new skills, a chance for you to listen to some of the best DJs in Raleigh, a chance to try some new beers, and a chance to experience something from childhood. It’s going to be a great weekend. Here are a few of our favorite things to do in Raleigh this weekend!
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!
1. Chocolate and Wine Tasting
Everyone loves chocolate. Now you can elevate your gourmet truffles with a nice glass of wine. Learn how to taste different cocoa profiles and match them up with the perfect wine. This class will go through everything from white to 80% cocoa varieties. This event is perfect for chocolate lovers and wine lovers alike! Each participant will receive two chocolate courses, four wine samples, and a take home chocolate and wine tasting sheet.
🗓 JAN 28 | 6PM–8PM
📍 459 East Main St
2. 1st in Flight Beer Fest
Experience the mountains, piedmont, the coast, and the sandhills through this unique beer flight experience. Each flight represents a different NC region allowing you to explore NC through our amazing breweries. North Carolina boasts the largest number of craft breweries in the South and is home to over 320 breweries and brewpubs. Branch out from your regular and sample some of NC’s finest!
JAN 30 | 12:30PM–4PM
614 Glenwood Ave
3. S'mores Outdoors
Cozy up around the fire pit and channel your inner child. Snuggle up roasting marshmallows for some classic s’mores while sipping hot cocoa. And if you’re looking to make the experience a little more adult, you can upgrade and add on a boozy beverage like spike hot cocoa! This evening is perfect for kids and adults alike and is the perfect way to bring to family together.
JAN 30 | 6PM–9PM
1920 Chapel Hill Rd
4. Post Brunch Beats
Who says the fun has to stop when you finish brunching! Keep the party going at Tin Roof Raleigh. Grab a drink and hang out while listening to some of the best DJs in town. Make it a true Sunday Funday with a full days worth of relaxing and catching up with friends!
JAN 31 | 3PM–6PM
300 Glenwood Ave
5. Chunky Knit Blanket Workshop - Pearl Technique
It seems like recently everyone has taken up some kind of craft. So why not try hand knitting your very own cozy chunky knit blanket. This class will take you through the process step-by-step so you can make your own blanket. Each participant will receive enough yarn to make a 40″ x 50″ blanket in a variety of colors like light teal, gray with plum hints, and light sage! And don’t worry, if you aren’t comfortable coming to the studio yet, there is a take home kit available! Happy knitting!
JAN 31 | 3PM–6PM
483 James Jackson Ave