* indicates the event is not open to the public
|every Sat. & Sun.
The Flea Market is open 9 a.m.
to 6 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. Each weekend,
the Commercial and Education buildings, the Shoppes at Dorton and the outside
grounds are host to hundreds of dealers, craftsmen,
Flea Market will close Sunday, Sept. 28, in preparation of
the annual State Fair and reopen on Saturday, Nov. 8. www.raleighfleamarket.net
| Commercial & Education Bldgs.
| 919-899-3532 (919-899-FLEA)
|8/29 - 9/2
Equestrian Exchange Consignment
Equestrian Exchange Tack Consignment Sale is North Carolina's largest equine
item consignment sale. It offers the opportunity to buy and sell any equestrian
tack, saddles, show clothing, barn supplies, horsewaer and riding needs
for all disciplines of riding. New bar code tagging system - refer to website
for all details. Consignors earn 75% of all sold and shop before public.
Anything related to the equestrian sport is represented at this sale. Barn
supplies, show clothing and more! Encourage all non-profit horse progrms
and equestrian camps to be involved in buying and selling horse items.
Large items such as carts, wagons welcome.
Receiving dates: (drop off your items) are August
27 from 6-9 for 100+ consignment items or Wednesday
8/28 from 10 am - 9 pm; Pick-up unsold items Tuesday
93/:from 4 - 8 pm (this is a no shopping day) or Wednesday
9/4 from 10 am - 2 pm. (this is a no shopping day)
Thursday 8/29 Volunteers Shop 10 am - 9 pm and
Consignors shop 1 pm - 9 pm.; Also Volunteers may shop
on Monday 9/2 from 8 am - 5 pm and Consignors from
9 am - 5 pm.
OPEN TO PUBLIC for Preview Sale Thursday Aug.29
from 5-9 pm with $7 Admission.
FREE Admission on Friday thru Sunday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Monday -
Sept. 2 from 12 noon - 6 pm. Please visit our website for additional event
336-362-6248 Event Info
||Kennel Club Dog Shows-Tarheel
Labor Day Cluster
AKC (American Kennel Club) registered dogs will compete each day for points
leading to championships, as well as dog obedience trials for degrees and
obedience championship points. Championship all breed dog show, obedience
and rally trials - a different Kennel Club hosts competitions each day. The
schedule is: Friday, Alamance Kennel Club; Saturday, Durham Kennel Club;
Sunday, Raleigh Kennel Club, and Monday, Cary Kennel Club. Hours are 8 a.m.
to 5 p.m. each day. Admission for Saturday, Sunday, and Monday is $5.00 for
adults, $2.00 for senior adults and children 7-11 years of age. Free admission
with military ID and for children under 7 years of age. wwwraleighkennelclub.org
|Graham Building `
||Treasures of the Earth Gem, Mineral & Jewelry
This show offers a vast array of precious and semi-precious gem stones, pearls, beads and
findings, minerals, fossils, and finished jewelry in gold and silver including 14K, 18K and platinum fine jewelry, custom designs, fashion jewelry, handcrafted and sterling silver. Wirewrappers
and jewelers on site.Various discounts offered by vendors. Admission: Adults $5 general admission $1 discount with website coupon or mailer - under 16 admitted free. Show
hours: Friday: noon - 6 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Sunday: 11 a.m.
- 6 p.m.; Monday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
||(804) 642-2011 (904)757-641-2124 Ellen@treasuresoftheearth.com
|| NCDCTA Labor of Love Horse Show
Show consists of all levels of dressage competition: Saturday and Sunday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. NCDCTA Sport Horse Breed Show - Monday. Spectator admission is Free.
| Hunt Horse Complex
Pesticide Applicator Licensing Exams
Structural Pesticide Exams
||Meredith College Sizzlin September Concert Contingency Rain Site
Concert scheduled at Meredith Amphitheatre.
Gates open at 7
pm with opening
performing at 8 pm. Public Admission $8.
||NC State Charity Classic Horse Show
A Saddlebred, Roadster, Morgan Horse Show - the Lion's
Club annual fundraiser event. Showtimes: Friday - 6 pm, Saturday
- 10 am and 6 pm
|Hunt Horse Complex
||Bill Whitley firstname.lastname@example.org
|| North Carolina Dealers Assocation Fall RV
Promoted by NC RV Dealers Association, this show & sale
offers the largest selection of new and used RVs under one roof.
Looking for the best deal on a 2009 and newer RV, come on out
to the NCRVDA’s Fall RV Sale September 5-7, 2014. Event.
Hours: Friday and Saturday: 10 am - 8 pm; Sun 11 am - 5 pm. Daily
Admission: $9 for age 13 and older, children 12 and under are
free. Special Rate Tickets: Seniors Day, Friday from 10am-4pm,
over 55 years old get in for only $6; Family Night, Friday after
5pm, all Adult Tickets are only $5; and Military/Law Enforcement
All Day Friday-$5 Only!!! (Additional discounts and coupons do
not apply to special rate tickets.) Go to www.northcarolinarvda.com
for advance purchase discount prices and coupons.
|Graham Building, Exposition Center
|| NC Gourd Arts & Craft Festival
The 73rd Annual North Carolina
Gourd Arts & Crafts Festival features a variety of growing, crafting, and
artistic competitive categories as well as gourd crafting workshops and vendors
of gourd crafts, dried gourds, seeds, books, and gourd crafting supplies.
The Festival also features a display of historical gourds and a free gourd crafting table for kids. Event Hours: Sat from 9 am- 5:30 pm and Sun 10 am - 4 pm.
Free admission for under age 16, NC Gourd Society members and workshop
||Unity In The Community Day
The Light 103.9 FM, The Triangle’s Inspiration Station,
is hosting its annual Unity in the Community Day on September
6th to honor our service men and women. This event was created in 2002,
in wake of the September 11th attacks, as a way to salute our
service men and women for the many sacrifices that they make
to help keep us safe. Please join us from11am – 6pm for a day of family fun with vendors, activities for the kids, and an inspirational concert featuring both local and
national recording artists. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. For more
information please visit http://thelightnc.com/category/events or
call (919) 848-9736.
|Scott Building North Scott Lot
||Y Guides Tribe Event: "Stop Hunger Now"
Stop Hunger Now service event.
Executive Luncheon Meeting
Pesticides & Structural Pesticides Board Meeting
||NC State Championship Horse Show
57th annual N.C. Championship Horse Show - a Charity event
sponsored by The Raleigh Host Lions Club. Showtimes:
10 am and 6 pm daily. www.asha.net/breed/competitions.php
|Hunt Horse Complex
||Bill Whitley email@example.com
||*NC DOT Materials Test Concrete Field Performance
|| Greek Festival
33rd Annual Greek Festival - Authentic Greek food - Homemade Greek pastries & marketplace
- Live Greek music - Greek Dance Groups - & More...... Portions of the
event proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity.
COME JOIN US IN OUR LARGER FACILITY Event Hours: Friday 5 - 10 pm, Saturday
11 am - 10 pm, Sunday 11 am - 6 pm.... GENERAL ADMISSION: Adults - $3, Ages
13-19 and Senior Citizens - $2, Ages 12 and under admitted free. Visit our
website at www.holytrinityraleigh.org for
a free admission ticket.
||Supercar Autocross Ride & Drive
Get ready for a once-in-a-lifetime driving experience
in North Carolina! Our Ferrari and Lamborghini Agility
Experience is a 60-minute group-based experience that
provides education-based instruction on driving an
exotic supercar, drive 3 laps around our autocross
course in a Ferrari 360 Modena or Lamborghini Gallardo,
and the opportunity to meet fellow supercar enthusiasts.
Be sure to also check out our Supercar Autocross Experience. At the end, you'll feel the responsiveness and distinction
of these dragons and you'll develop a new bond between
your new driving team-mates. Leave your caffeinated
beverage at home - adrenaline comes free of charge!
Student driver registration required. Family and friends free admission.
|Blue Ridge & Trinity Road Lot
Casa El Salvador Independence Day Event
||Old North State Antique Gun & Military
Antique guns, U.S. and foreign military arms and memorabilia exhibited, bought,
sold, and traded - WWI, WWII, Civil War, Vietnam, and other conflicts. Also
includes relics, books, uniforms and insignias. Free appraisals. Hours are
Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $6
for adults, $1 for children 6 -12 and free for children age 6 and under.
||Carolina Aquarium Tropical Fish Auction
Raleigh Acquariun Society presents the 2014 annual Fall
Carolina Aquariun Auction. Offering a wide variety of fish,
and hardware items - often rare and difficult to find (plus
some old collectibles) Preview and Registration begins at 8:30
am Sunday morning. Auction starts at 11 am.
||Mexican Independence Day Celebration
Festival Fiestas Patrias (Independencia-Mexico) Mexican
Rodeo, music featuring several popular Hispanic bands. Event
Hours: 11 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission:Age 13 and up Early Bird Admission $10 from 11 am - 2 pm; 2 pm - 10 pm $15 - all children age 12 and under admitted
Pesticide Applicator Licensing Exams
||Electric Run TM
Electric Run TM is a dazzling
night-time 5k run/walk with brilliant lighting effects synched
to electronic dance music!
You’ll run, walk, and dance through distinct lands with
lights and music custom mixed to match the mood of the lighting
for the year's most electric night race! Regisgtration Opens
January 3. On-site registration ENTER Gate 9 or 10 from Trinity
Road to the Scott Lot on Wednesday until 7 pm, Thursday 11
7 pm, Friday 5 pm - racetime. www.ElectricRun.com electricrun.com/raleigh-durham
|Graham Building, Exposition Center, Dorton Arena,
|| Special Olympics
Over 125 athletes from 20 local programs (counties) across NC will compete
for equestrian championship in dressage, showmanship and English and Western
trails and equitation. Free spectator admission. Show times Saturday 9
am - 5 pm and Sunday 9am - 5 pm .
| Hunt Horse Complex
||AKC Responsible Dog Ownership Day
Fun for dogs and education for owners and their dogs! Try agility at AKC's My Dog Can Do That! Also, meet the breeds Canine Good Citizen
Testing (CGC), dog sport demonstrations, vendors, rescue groups, children's area, face painting, dog games and contests, and more!
Event Hours 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Free admission.
|| The Original Coin & Currency Show
Show offers a variety of numismatic items including rare coins, precious
metals, paper money, tokens, coin collecting books and supplies. Family
event! Fun for all! Bring your coins and currency to be appraised or bought.
There will be fun for everyone! Hours are on Saturdayand Sunday from 9
a.m. to 5 p.m. Free Admission. Click on our website for more info: www.rarecoinsofraleigh.com
||Central North Carolina Pagan Pride Day
Open to the general public, this festival offers both entertainment and education
with a variety of social, commercial and spiritual activities. Attendees
are welcome to join or observe rituals, attend workshops, meet with a variety
of local groups, and much more, all in a festival environment full of vendors,
music, and fun. Event hours Sat & Sun: 10:45am to 6:30pm.
|L.R. Harrill Center
||Nexsen Pruet Client Event
Private event - by invitation only.
||Southern Ideal Home Show - Fall Edition
It's more than a Home Show! The Triangle's biggest and best
home and garden event features three buildings filled with
questions, help with your next building or remodeling project,
decorating or landscaping your home. Enjoy shopping, comparing
prices, talking to experts and finding resources for any home
or garden project. Hours are Friday, 11 am to 7 p.m., Saturday,
10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission
is $9 for adults (age 15 and over) and free for children
under. 55+ Day on Friday only, seniors ages 55 and older
receive admission for $7 (no coupons). For more information
go to: www.southernshows.com
|Graham Building Exposition Center
Show Info: 1-800-849-0248
704-376-6594 Ext. 134
2013 Quarter Horse Futurity Show - estimated $90,000 to
be awarded in money & prizes. Circuit awards for each class:
Open, Amateur, 13 & under and 14-18 all arounds.
|Hunt Horse Complex
NCHJA " C" Outdoors Horse Show
Hunter Jumper Horse Show -Friday through Sunday. Daily show begins at 8:00
am. These shows are hunter horse shows with most of the competitors
being from North Carolina. NCHJA "C" Rated Show to be held
in 3 rings outdoors. Free spectator admission.
|Hunt Horse Complex - Barn E Ring
||DogGoneFast Flyball Club Flyball Tournament
Flyball dog racing! Come out and watch the flyball dogs! Flyball is a fast-paced
family-oriented dog sport that has become a hit on Animal Planet and ESPN's
Great Outdoor Games. Dogs and people alike go wild over this relay race with
4 dogs per team. Each dog jumps 4 hurdles and steps on a spring loaded box,
which shoots out a tennis ball. The dog catches the ball and runs back over
the 4 hurdles. When the dog crosses the starting line the next dog goes.
The first team to have all 4 dogs run without errors wins the heat. Sat.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Spectators and leashed dogs are
welcome to come and watch. Free admission. www.doggonefast.com
|| North State Toy & Hobby Show
Antique to modern and collectible toys, sportscards & sports memorabilia,including
Barbie, diecast and plastic models, Star Wars, Hot Wheels, Hallmark ornaments,
Yu-gi-oh, Lord of Rings, Sci-Fi toys, western toys, NASCAR, etc. Over 70
exhibitors buying, selling & trading! EVENT HOURS: Saturday 9 a.m. -
4 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Admission is $5 daily - Weekend pass $7. Age 15 and Under admitted Free. www.insidepitchpromotions.com
The Raleigh Professional Firefighters Association Presents DIAMOND RIO in Concert Annual Fundraiser - General Admission $26. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Concert begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information call or email. www.rpffa.net