What's Happening in Raleigh?

Looking for an all-in-one resource on life in the Triangle? You've come to the right place! We're always updating our guide to Raleigh with the latest events, real estate news, and so much more—just keep reading to find out what's happening in our area this month.

Triangle Real Estate Updates

Sun Belt Cities Continue to Boom

Johnston County was the fastest-growing county in North Carolina between 2010 and 2020, and it continues to welcome new residents to the area. A new Zillow report named two North Carolina cities among the hottest in the housing market in 2022. Raleigh came in at #3 and Charlotte at #5 when compared to the 50 largest metros in the country.

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The area continues to see new housing communities developing, and home values are predicted to continue rising by as much as 21% through November.

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What's Going On in Raleigh?

There's always something fun to do in the Triangle! Here are a few events coming up over the next few weeks.

May 10-11

Longleaf Film Festival

Dive into the heart of North Carolina’s cinematic talent at the Longleaf Film Festival in Downtown Raleigh. Celebrate the 10th anniversary with two days of film screenings and filmmaker meet-and-greets. This festival showcases a variety of films, all connected to the Tar Heel State, whether through their creators, filming locations, or themes.

Where: North Carolina Museum of History
When: May 10 & 11, 2024

May 16

Raleigh Fashion Fest Spring '24

Enjoy an evening of fashion, food, and shopping, featuring a unique pet fashion show and live music. Engage in interactive experiences including VIP exclusives. Whether you’re a fashion aficionado or just looking for a fun night out, this event caters to all.

Where: Smoky Hollow
When: May 16, 2024 at 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

May 26

NC Sugar Rush

Get ready for a sweet escape at the NC Sugar Rush in Downtown Raleigh! Indulge in an afternoon filled with the finest desserts—Italian ice, donuts, beignets, ice cream, cupcakes, and more. Alongside the delectable treats, enjoy live music and dancing. This event is a must for anyone with a sweet tooth!

Where: City Plaza Downtown Raleigh
When: May 26, 2024 from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.

More Fun Things to Do

Local parks & rec

Raleigh is home to more than 8,100 acres of parkland, 78 miles of trails, 22 community centers, and so much more. Favorites include Dix Park, Umstead State Park, and the historic Pullen Park.

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Top-rated museums

As the state capital, Raleigh features more than a dozen museums. View the galleries at the NCMA, or check out exhibits at the local science or history museum.

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Entertainment venues

Whether you love checking out the symphony, scoping out a theatre production, or seeing a concert, you'll find tons of entertainment venues around the Triangle.

Upcoming Events »

Annual events

Raleigh is known for its packed calendar of events—so no matter what you love to do, you'll have no trouble finding something fun to do in the Triangle.

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Wondering What's Around?

Contact the Raleigh Experts

Here at 220 Agents, we're passionate about the community we serve, and we'd love to answer any questions you have about the Triangle. Get in touch with us today for more information on local real estate or life in Raleigh. We look forward to chatting!