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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.
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    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.
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    Catch 22
    Catch 22 is a modern baroque aesthetic clothing boutique that offers bold designs, funky accessories, and evening essentials, handpicked from the hottest designers at notably affordable prices.
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    Dos TaQuitos Centro
    Dos TaQuitos Centro restaurant reflects the music, art and food of Mexico. Voted Indy's “Best of the Triangle 2008,” the owner refers to the decor as “an organized mess,” while the menu features some of the Triangle's favorite Mexican fare.
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    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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    Knockabout is a unique gift shop for the creative class featuring items you won't find in any mall. Many of the crafts are made by talented North Carolina artisans. Be sure to visit the bakery and try one of their freshly made cookies.
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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.

Get Around

Upcoming Street Closings

We are committed to providing street closure and event notifications that may affect you or your business.

NOTE: Closure information reflects the City of Raleigh Special Events Office website and will be updated accordingly.

The Morning Times Market
Event Date(s): 4/3/2015 - 12/4/2015

Associated road closures: Friday from 6 pm-1 am the following morning.

Street Closure: Hargett St between Wilmington St and Fayetteville St

Ipreo Raleigh Winterfest Celebration 2015
Event Date(s): 12/5/2015

The following roads will be closed from 6:00am on 12-5-15 until 1:00am on 12-6-15 to facilitate the festival:
• Fayetteville Street between Martin Street and Lenoir Street
• Davie Street between S. Salisbury Street and S. Wilmington Street

tentative: Our Lady of Guadalupe Procession
Event Date(s): 12/6/2015

Sun, December 6, 2pm – 3pm
Edenton Street
Event: 2pm - 3pm
Associated closures: Roads in the vicinity of Nash Square will be closed from 2pm - 3pm. See route: https://cf3f57af16bb5b6ead65-82e9bc2f6ed316fb2b76302fa58ef6c2.ssl.cf2.rackcdn.com/WmdlVc

Contact name: Olga Salas
Email: salas@sacredheartcathedral.org
Phone: 919-827-2114

First Night Raleigh 2016
Event Date(s): 12/31/2015

Thu, December 31, 11:00am – Fri, January 1, 2016, 12:30am
Fayetteville Street
Event hours: 11am 12/31 until 12:15am 1/1
100-200 blocks Fayetteville and 00 block of Hargett closed 7am 12/30 until 12pm 1/1
300-500 blocks Fayetteville and 00 blocks Martin and Davie closed from 6a 12/31 until 12pm 1/1
00 blocks Lenoir and South closed from approximately 7:00p – 7:30p on 12/31 and 12:00am – 12:30am on 1/1
00 block Morgan closed from 6p 12/31 until 12:00am 1/1
00 block Edenton from 9am until 7pm 12/31
Salisbury between Edenton and Davie from 6:00pm until 6:30pm 12/31

Contact name: Terri Dollar
Email: Terri.dollar@artsplosure.org
Phone: 919-832-8699