Friday April 10th
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival in Durham
This event runs Thursday through Sunday. Annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of non-fiction cinema. Each spring Full Frame welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the world to Durham for a four-day, morning to midnight array of over 100 films as well as discussions, panels, and southern hospitality. http://www.fullframefest.org/
Live Music at “Live & Local” Chapel Hill
The Live & Local Music and Art Series beginning Friday April 10 runs every Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. from April 10- June 19, so start planning your attendance today.
Art in the Evening at NCMA w/ Tea Cup Gin
The perfect start to your weekend. Share small plates with friends. Wander the galleries. Relax with a glass of wine and live music from local bands. The lobby-turned-lounge in West Building is a great place to gather with friends before enjoying a special exhibition or classic film. Small plates and beverages, including wine, beer, and nonalcoholic options, are available for purchase. 5:30pm.
Saturday April 11th
Second Saturday in Downtown Raleigh
A monthly celebration of local food and community Through monthly exhibitions, showcases, events and demos inspired by a monthly theme, participants will explore ways new ways to engage with and support local food.
Hillsborough Street Music Festival with NOLA’s Rebirth Brass Band
FREE family-friendly event 2-9:00 p.m. More than 15 performances featured on three stages.Bouncy houses, food trucks, environmental workshops and over 60 vendors are just a few of the featured attractions. Headlining band is the Rebirth Brass Band out of New Orleans! http://www.hillsboroughstreet.org/earthday2015
Local designers and artists are selling their handcrafted wares. 9am-1pm
Sunday April 12th
Sunday from 11am-3pm The Shops at Seaboard Station in Raleigh will fill its parking lot with hundreds of motorcycles from brands such as Ducati, BMW, MV Agusta and Triumph as well as current-model and vintage café racers and scooters from around the world.. Open to Public & FREE. Also attending are local food trucks Porchetta and Chirba Chirba! https://www.facebook.com/events/1556933794547992/
Carrboro Open Streets
The event is held annually in April on Weaver Street. The community is invited to dance, do yoga, ride their bikes, climb a rock wall, make smoothies on a bike blender, and participate in many other activities in a public space that not many ever thought of as a place to partake in recreation.
Rock-n-Roll Raleigh Marathon & Half Marathon
Head downtown on Sunday to cheer on the thousands of Runners racing through the streets of downtown downtown Raleigh! The race kicks off at 7am. Here is a link to the official course. http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/