presents Meetings Watch | Update for meeting professionals | Fall 2022
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Top 10 Reasons to Meet in Downtown Raleigh, N.C.
When deciding where your group should meet in the Raleigh area, the downtown Raleigh meeting district is an excellent choice. The district is full of energy, great restaurants, things to do and more! SEE LIST
RDU International Airport Fall/Winter 2022 Updates
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RDU International Airport serves Raleigh, N.C., and the Research Triangle Region with two terminals and nonstop flights from 50+ other markets. Learn more about the airport's recent updates, including new flights and destinations! READ MORE
Coming Soon: A Live Music Venue in Downtown South
Rendering of Kane Realty's proposed 3-story concert venue in Downtown South with a gray exterior
Kane Realty Corporation revealed its plans to build a live music venue as a part of its upcoming Downtown South development. The 70,000-square-foot venue is slated for completion in 2024. READ MORE (VIA RALTODAY)
A Trio of Major Museum Exhibits Highlight Fall and Winter Travel in Raleigh, N.C.
Props from Titanic on display at "James Cameron: Challenging the Deep" exhibit at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
Three major museums—all among the Tar Heel State's most popular tourist attractions—have recently opened special, limited-time exhibitions through early 2023. READ ARTICLE
GRCVB Recognized as One of the Best CVB/DMOs in 2022 Stella Awards
Honoring excellence in the meetings industry | The Stella Awards | We're a 2022 Winner | See the list at
GRCVB was recently named one of the top three best CVBs/DMOs in the Southeast! We’re thrilled to win bronze in the 2022 Stella Awards, one of the highest honors in the meetings industry. MORE DETAILS
The Biggest Holiday Events in Raleigh, N.C.
People ice skating at THE RINK presented by UNC Health at The Red Hat Amphitheater
The holidays are here, and with them comes a bevy of seasonal events in the Raleigh area. Visiting groups can plan ahead to check out some of these events when they’re in town! READ MORE
ConventionSouth Readers’ Choice Award Winner 2022
GRCVB won a ConventionSouth 2022 Readers’ Choice Award—for the eighth time! More than 8,500 readers and fans voted, and awards were presented to 416 meeting sites and destinations in the South. READ MORE
Photo of large gray building as North Hill's new food and beverage destination
Kane Realty Corporation announced plans for a 6,000-square-foot food and beverage destination within the Midtown District. Construction will begin next summer and is slated for completion in summer 2024. READ MORE (VIA NORTH HILLS)
Photo of a performer on stage and large crowd during Dreamville Festival in 2022
J. Cole and his Dreamville team have announced that their Dreamville Festival will officially return to Dorothea Dix Park on April 1-2, 2023. Pre-sale tickets are now available for purchase. READ MORE
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