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Things To Do in Raleigh, NC

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University

JC Raulston Arboretum at NC State University

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Mellow Mushroom

Mellow Mushroom

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Artsplosure

Artsplosure

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Eagle Ridge Golf Club

Eagle Ridge Golf Club

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Designbox

Designbox

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Six Forks Cinemas

Six Forks Cinemas

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Gregg Museum of Art and Design

Gregg Museum of Art and Design

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Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts

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Coglin's Raleigh

Coglin's Raleigh

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Oakwood Dog Park

Oakwood Dog Park

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North Hills Raleigh

North Hills Raleigh

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City of Raleigh Parks

City of Raleigh Parks

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Taste of Carolina Gourmet Food Tours

Taste of Carolina Gourmet Food Tours

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Local Resources in Raleigh, NC

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Shaw University

Shaw University

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Raleigh Police Department

Raleigh Police Department

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WakeMed Cary Hospital

WakeMed Cary Hospital

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WNCN 17 - NBC

WNCN 17 - NBC

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Herald Sun

Herald Sun

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Raleigh Public Transit

Raleigh Public Transit

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Spectrum

Spectrum

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Habitat For Humanity of Wake County

Habitat For Humanity of Wake County

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