January 2021, Issue II
A pitmaster pulling barbecued pork
Highly Anticipated Restaurant Openings in Raleigh, N.C., in 2021
There's big news about great food on the horizon in the City of Oaks! These much-awaited restaurants plan to open their doors in the coming months, and a trip for these good eats and treats is certainly in order.
African American Cultural Heritage Attractions in Raleigh, N.C.
 Martin Luther King Jr. memorial
Home to more than 20 African American heritage and historic sites, explore these cultural markers that commemorate Black excellence, determination, struggle and pride—all which have shaped our capital city.
Video: How Two Small Businesses Create the Ultimate Local Meal with People-First Tourism
A photo of a farmer and a chef
Meet Chickadee Farms' Jennifer Sanford and The Fiction Kitchen's Caroline Morrison, two small business owners who team up to serve real food to real people in a hands-on experience. WATCH NOW
Our State Magazine: Cozy and Calm at Raleigh's
Guest House
A hotel guest looking at the downtown Raleigh skyline from a balcony
In downtown Raleigh, this "cozy-contemporary" boutique inn boasts just eight rooms, providing a home away from home for guests looking for relaxed stays or adventurous getaways. READ MORE
Local Art Features Tar Heel Music Legends in "Together Raleigh" Bus Shelter Project
Colorful art on a bus station stop
The Together Raleigh project transformed 10 bus-stop shelters across the City of Oaks into beautiful works of art. One of the project’s most striking works is “Nina, a Monk, and a Trane"—the work of local artist Kiara Sanders. READ MORE
Fly Confident. Fly RDU.
Fly Confident at RDU International Airport

RDU International Airport has been hard at work deploying new safety measures around the terminals. On your next visit, look for new distancing signage, hand-sanitizing stations and much more. READ MORE

COVID-19 Advisory
A “Stay-at-Home” order is in effect in N.C. For information and helpful resources, visit our COVID-19 response portal, here.

Featured Photos 
Downtown Raleigh skyline Raleigh artwork in Transfer Co. Food Hall
Memorial Belltower at North Carolina State University

Delicious-looking cinnamon buns

Pictured (clockwise from top left)
Downtown Raleigh@antionneking
Locals Oyster Bar - Transfer Co. Food Hall • Photo, @nc_bests; art, @thegeorgehage
Stick Boy Bread Co., Fuquay-Varina@sparkandgather
Memorial Belltower (North Carolina State University) • @origin_raleigh

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