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Events

Pops in the City Park

This event has ended.

LOCATION: Moore Square - 200 S Blount St

Sit under the canopy of oak trees in downtown Raleigh's Moore Square for a FREE live performance by the NC Symphony and the Red Clay Ramblers.

Atttendees are welcome to bring low-profile chairs, blankets, and picnic dinners. 

In celebration of the Pops in the City Park, select restaurants will offer a "Symphony Dinner Special" in their venue on Saturday, September 12.  Participating restaurants and specials include: 

The Oxford:  Fall salad with blackened Atlantic salmon and a glass of Vouvray (a great pairing) for $16

The Big Easy:  Choice of one bottle of one, one appetizer, two salads, two entrées, and one dessert off of the "Symphony Dinner Special" menu for $60 per couple (tax and gratuity not included).  To view the special menu, click here.

Posta Tuscan Grille:  Three-course prix fixe dinner for $35 per person (beverages, tax, and tip not included). To view the prix fixe dinner menu, click here.

The Mint:  Three-course prix fixe dinner reduced from $30 to $25 with mention of the "Symphony Dinner Special."  To view the prix fixe dinner menu, click here.

Second Empire:  Three-course prix fixe dinner for $32.95 per person (beverages, tax, and tip not included).  To view the prix fixe dinner menu, click here.

The Duck and Dumpling:  Three-course prix fixe dinner for $28 (beverages, tax, and tip not included).  To view the prix fixe dinner menu, click here.

Sponsors:
WRAL TV 5
Mix 101.5
 


Associated Street Closures:
The portion of the 200 block of East Martin Street from Blount Street to Blake Street will be closed from 8 am on Saturday, September 12 until 1 am on Sunday, September 13.