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.

Dec 8-17

A Christmas Carol Presented by Theater in the Park

Celebrate 50 years of magic with Theatre In The Park's presentation of Ira David Wood III’s A Christmas Carol 2023. This beloved holiday classic brings joy and festive spirit to audiences every year. Don't miss this extraordinary holiday experience that has become a cherished tradition.

Where: Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts/DPAC
When: December 8th-17th

Dec 14-24

Carolina Ballet Nutcracker

Experience the enchanting Carolina Ballet Nutcracker, a reimagined production that has become the Ballet's most-attended Nutcracker since its debut in December 2022. This modern take on the classic story retains its original charm, evoking nostalgic holiday memories while remaining relevant for today's families. Witness new choreography, sets, costumes, and the return of Mother Ginger at the Raleigh Memorial Auditorium.

Where: Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
When: December 14th - 24th

Dec 31

First Night Raleigh

Join the celebration at WRAL First Night Raleigh, the city's premier New Year's Eve destination. This popular tradition attracts thousands of residents each year. The festivities kick off in the early afternoon and includes a variety of performances and activities throughout the evening in multiple indoor venues across downtown Raleigh. The celebration culminates with live music, the iconic Raleigh Acorn Drop, and a spectacular fireworks display.

Where: Downtown Raleigh
When: December 31st

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!