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.

June 11th

Oak City Gliders vs High Point Hushpuppies

Get ready for an epic showdown on June 11, 2023, as the Oak City Gliders take on the High Point Hushpuppies at Optimist Park in North Raleigh. Representing the City of Oaks, the Gliders pay homage to Raleigh's vibrant atmosphere and its quirky squirrel population. This thrilling baseball game promises an unforgettable experience at a state-of-the-art venue. Don't miss the clash of these baseball titans as they battle for victory in the heart of the Old North State.

Where: Optimist Park
When: June 11th, 5-8pm

June 20th

Free Citywide Ice Cream Social

Indulge in a delightful treat at the Free Citywide Ice Cream Social on June 20, 2023, at City Plaza in Downtown Raleigh. This exciting event is all about spreading joy and supporting a great cause. Moose Tracks, in partnership with Hershey's® Ice Cream, will generously serve 10,000 scoops of their delectable Moose Tracks Ice Cream, including the Original and Banana PB flavors. With each scoop enjoyed, Moose Tracks will donate $1 to The Salvation Army of Wake County, aiming to raise $10,000 in just four hours. Join local celebrities and volunteers as they scoop up ice cream, making a positive impact while savoring the sweetness of the moment. Admission is free, so mark your calendar and be part of this unforgettable ice cream extravaganza from 11am to 3pm.

Where: 443 Fayetteville St., Raleigh, NC 27601
When: 11am-3pm

June 23rd

94.7 QDR 150

Get ready for an exhilarating night of stock car racing at the 94.7 QDR 150 on June 23, 2023, at Wake County Speedway in South Raleigh. Featuring a 60-Lap LeithCars.com Late Model Series race, Mini-Stocks, Legends, 947 QDR Bandoleros, and more, this family-friendly event promises non-stop excitement. Bring your small coolers (no glass bottles) and enjoy concessions inside the gate. Don't miss the Kid's Race Car Ride-A-Long at 8pm, and ear protection is recommended. Join us at America's favorite bullring from 7pm to 11pm for an unforgettable night of racing action.

Where: Wake County Speedway
When: 7-11pm

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.

Get Outdoors »

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.

Explore Museums »

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!