March 2022, Issue II
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Jump Back In: What's New and What's Brewing in Raleigh, N.C.
It’s time. To flock to festivals. Gallery and museum hop. Savor new flavor and lose ourselves in the great outdoors. To enjoy the richest of experiences and embrace the truly unforgettable. It’s time to jump back in to Raleigh, N.C.! PLAN A TRIP
Why Travel + Leisure Says Raleigh, N.C., is Booming
The front view of Heights House Hotel, a historic mansion in a grayish-green brick color with white trim and a front door centered between two white vases filled with white and pink flowers
A thriving economy, an influx of young people and a trio of hip new hotels have put Raleigh on the map as a booming destination, according to Travel + Leisure. GET DETAILS
The Biggest Events of April in Raleigh, N.C.
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Beer festivals, food truck rodeos, barbecue and bourbon tasting tours and more—some of the biggest food and drink events of the year are ready to kick off the spring season! SEE EVENTS
Eater Carolinas: A First Look at A'Verde Cocina + Tequila Library in Cary, N.C.
Portrait of chef Katsuji Tanabe wearing apron in kitchen of restaurant looking at camera
Katsuji Tanabe—a renowned chef and three-time alum of Bravo TV's hit competition series Top Chef—has opened his latest restaurant. A'Verde Cocina + Tequila Library is an ode to the tables and flavors of the chef's Mexican heritage (elevated with a typical Katsuji flair!). FIRST LOOK
Brewgaloo: April 22-23 in Raleigh, N.C.
Downtown Raleigh's Fayetteville St. packed with beer festival attendees; streets are lined with beer tents from breweries
Brewgaloo—the state's largest craft beer event that features 100 breweries, 50 food trucks and draws 40,000 people—takes over downtown Raleigh for two days each April (and it's been twice voted as the best beer festival in the country!). GET DETAILS
Now Spinning: 'Electric Cowboy: Born in Carolina Mud' by Boulevards is Out Now
Artist Boulevards—wearing jean jacket, cowboy hat and sunglasses—sits on stool to have portrait taken in studio
Full of fun and funk, “Electric Cowboy: Born in Carolina Mud” is Raleigh native Boulevards’ best music to date. LEARN MORE
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First Details for IBMA Bluegrass Live! Announced

IBMA Bluegrass Live! powered by PNC (Sept. 30-Oct. 1) returns to Raleigh for a triumphant 10th time in 2022. The initial performer lineup has been announced (and tickets go on sale next month!). DETAILS
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Plan a Trip! Signature Experiences

Dive deeper into Raleigh, N.C., and its culture with Signature Experiences, a curated collection of tours and hands-on encounters—from metal-stamping workshops to whiskey-tasting experiences—designed to take you beneath the surface of our destination. DETAILS
Fly Confident. Fly RDU.
Fly Confident at RDU International Airport

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