Hockey Is Back in Raleigh!

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As summer wanes the fall sits close at hand. With that comes the return of the Carolina Hurricanes to PNC Arena and another exciting season of NHL hockey. The Hurricanes finished seventh in the newly-formed Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference. They did not make the playoffs, something they last did at the end of the 2009 season. New head … [Read more...]

Explore the World at the 29th Annual International Festival of Raleigh

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Have you ever been to the downtown district for a look around? If it's only a 13-mile drive from Summermill at Falls River. Plenty of events are on happening downtown this season, and from September 19-21, the International Festival of Raleigh will be held at Raleigh Convention Center. This is the perfect venue for the 29th annual celebration. The aim … [Read more...]

Take a Trip Back to PNC Arena for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

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There is a full concert schedule this fall at the PNC Arena. One show that you won’t want to miss is the venerable hit maker Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, on September 18. But if that were not a big enough draw, the opening act is British rocker Steve Winwood! Tom Petty and his longtime band The Heartbreakers have had too many hits to make over … [Read more...]

Delight in the Global Street Food at Buku Raleigh

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A new culinary trend is sweeping the nation - global street food. Taking inspiration from street eats around the world, this type of fare is enough to satisfy anyone's appetite. Based 13 miles from our luxury Raleigh apartments is Buku, which is recognized as one of the best spots for global cuisine. Tucked away on the corner of Wilmington and Davie … [Read more...]

Are You Ready for the 73rd Annual N.C. Gourd Arts and Crafts Festival?

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Get immersed in the season and head to Holshouser Building at North Carolina State Fairgrounds on 1025 Blue Ridge Road for the 73rd Annual N.C. Gourd Arts and Crafts Festival! Inspired by creativity and seasonal squash, this event takes on the theme "Practical Gourds Past and Present." Expect to see several workshops and pumpkins from countries … [Read more...]