10 Best Things to Do in Raleigh this Weekend


By: Prerana Aggarwal

Things to do are fun every weekend in Raleigh, North Carolina. You can use our calendar to make plans for the upcoming Friday, Saturday, and Sunday if you're looking for family-friendly activities, live music, holiday events, or arts and culture experiences.

June 7, 2024 Times: 6pm-end Venue: North Carolina Museum of Art Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena

Signature Events

June 7, 2024 Times: 9pm Venue: The Pour House Music Hall & Record Shop Area: Downtown Raleigh

Adhesive (Stone Temple Pilots)

June 7, 2024 Times: 6-8pm Venue: Bond Park Boathouse Area: Cary

Bands, Bites and Boats at Bond Park Boathouse: 2DIGH4

Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday Times: 6-9pm Venue: CAM Raleigh Area: Downtown Raleigh

CAM Raleigh First Fridays

June 7, 2024 Times: 8:30-11pm Venue: Slim's Downtown Area: Downtown Raleigh

Emerson Bruno

June 7, 2024 Times: 6-11pm Venue: Raleigh Times Bar Area: Downtown Raleigh

First Friday

June 7, 2024 Times: 6-9pm Venue: CAM Raleigh Area: Downtown Raleigh

First Friday at CAM Raleigh

June 7, 2024 Times: 6-9pm Venue: City of Raleigh Museum (COR Museum) Area: Downtown Raleigh

First Friday: Adult Drag Story Hour

Dates: June 7, 2024 Venue: Wake County Speedway Location: South Raleigh Address: 2109 Simpkins Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603 Phone: 919.578.7858 Times: 7-11pm Admission: Adults, $15; seniors/military/students, $12; children 6-12, $5; children 5 and under, free.

Forever Clean 160

Dates: June 7, 2024 Venue: Lincoln Theatre Location: Downtown Raleigh Address: 126 E. Cabarrus St., Raleigh, NC 27601 Phone: 919.821.4111 Times: 8pm Admission: $25-$220+

George Runnin' Pardners

When: June 9 from 4-7 p.m. Where: Newport on the Levee, Newport Why: Enjoy a delicious evening of food and drinks from Newport’s local restaurants and bars, along with live music and entertainment.

Taste on the Levee

If you're looking for even more to do every day of the week, visit the CityBeat events calendar, which is free to use if you have something planned that you’d like to advertise to CityBeat readers.