• What's This?
    Mixed media artist and clothing designer Marie Cordella is just one of the 40 artists whose work can be viewed at ArtSpace, a visual art center that features 23 open studios, three exhibition galleries, lectures, classes and many other stimulating art events.
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    North Carolina State Capitol
    The North Carolina State Capitol, completed in 1840, is one of the finest and best-preserved examples of a major civic building in the Greek Revival style of architecture. It is a National Historic Landmark.
  • What's This?
    Blount Street was once home to rich industrialists and prominent civic leaders, as evidenced by these beautiful, historic homes. Nearby Blount Street Commons, currently under construction, will soon add even more residences, retail shops and parks.
  • What's This?
    Father and Son Antiques
    Father and Son Antiques is home to a bounty of collectables and oddities, from mid-century designs and vintage threads to '50s kitch, tiki, mod, and much more.
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    Wachovia IMAX Theater
    This architectural sculpture marks the entrance of the Wachovia IMAX Theater at Marbles Kids Museum, which provides a larger-than-life movie experience for kids of all ages.
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    Raleigh Times Bar
    The Raleigh Times Bar is located in the beautifully restored 100-year-old former home of the city's evening newspaper. Featuring creative takes on classic bar fare, and an amazing beer selection.


State of Downtown Raleigh 2018


  • Tuesday, April 17, 2018 8am - 10am

LOCATION: Raleigh Convention Center - 500 S Salisbury St

Each year, the Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) hosts the State of Downtown Raleigh to provide a comprehensive market analysis of Raleigh's Central Business District (CBD) with the intention of informing and exploring new partnerships with the investor and real estate community. This is the premier event for developers, brokers, realtors, urban planners, and economic developers whose clients would benefit from learning more about Raleigh's CBD.

The event will feature an awards ceremony recognizing new construction and rehabilitation projects completed in 2017 that significantly contributed to the identity of downtown Raleigh. Following the awards ceremony, Bill King, DRA Senior Vice President of Economic Development and Planning, will unveil the findings from the 2018 State of Downtown Raleigh report. The event will conclude with a panel of experts and thought leaders in downtown from various asset classes discussing the economy and dynamics of downtown Raleigh's rapid growth.

More details to follow.

DRA members: $22.50
Non-members: $32.50


















AT&T North Carolina

CBRE | Raleigh

Clark Nexsen

Colliers International

Hobby Properties


Lynch Mykins Structural Engineers

McDonald York Building Company

Monarch Realty Co.

NAI Carolantic Realty

Phillips Architecture PA

Sheraton Raleigh

Stanley Martin Homes

The Glenwood Agency

TradeMark Properties

York Properties