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Greensboro's Top Neighborhoods For Searching Historic Homes

Historic homes in Greensboro NC

While some home buyers seek out new construction homes and neighborhoods with all the latest and greates features, others are searching for a unique piece of history to call their next home. That’s often what makes historic homes so popular, even among many of today's buyers. So if you’re ultimately searching for the perfect historic home in the Greensboro area, you may want to consider taking your search to one of these top local neighborhoods:

College Hill

Found between Downtown Greensboro and the university, College...

Best Holiday Season Events in the Triangle Area [2022 Updated]

Triangle Area Holiday Events

North Carolina’s Triangle Area traditionally gets a lot of attention for its universities and its high-tech businesses, but it’s the holiday season that’s top of mind for many right now. The season is going strong in The Triangle, with plenty of activities for those of all ages to enjoy. 

Magic of Lights

Raleigh, NC - More info

You don’t even have to get out of your own car to enjoy Magic of Lights in Raleigh. This is a drive-through holiday lights experience at Coastal Credit Union Music Park. You can buy tickets in advance on-line or at the gate....

Best Triangle Area Restaurants For Thanksgiving Carry-Out [2022 Updated]

Best Triangle Area Restaurants For Thanksgiving Carry Out

If you love the thought of gathering with family and friends for Thanksgiving but don’t want to cook the meal yourself, you’re in luck. The Triangle area has some great restaurants for Thanksgiving carry-out, whether you’re just picking something up for yourself, or you need to feed a crowd. 

Brio Italian Grille 

4325 Glenwood Ave STE 5000, Raleigh, NC 27612 - MORE INFO

You don’t have to stick with traditional turkey when you grab a meal to go at Brio Italian Grille in Raleigh. The restaurant specializes in serving...

Chapel Hill's Complete List of Fall Festivals & Events [2022 Edition]

Fall Festivals and Events in Chapel Hill, NC

While some annual events are postponed in Chapel Hill this fall due to the on-going pandemic, there’s still plenty going on in and around town to mark the season. From the farm to campus, get the calendar ready for some of these fun fall activities in Chapel Hill this year...

Carving Pumpkins With Goats 

  • When: September 28 - October 31, 2022
  • Where: Spring Haven Farm
  • Website

Complete with a setting full of autumn colors and “spooktactular” decorations, head on our to the Spring Haven Farm to carve pumpkins with goats this fall. All the tools you need will be provided, so all visitors...

Best Halloween Events in the Triangle Area [2022 Updated]

Best Halloween Events Triangle NC

Halloween is almost here, and that means people all over the Triangle area are looking for fun events to kick off the spooky holiday. From family-friendly locations to those geared towards grownups, we’ve found some of the best Halloween events of the year

Pumpkin Patch Express - October 1-30 (select days) 

Durham, NC | More Info

Bring the entire family to the Pumpkin Patch Express at the Museum of Life + Science in Durham. The fun runs every weekend through the end of October. You do need to pre-register...

The Best Farmers Markets in The Triangle Area

Best Farmers Markets in Triangle Area NC

One of the best ways to support the local community and save money on groceries is to shop at your local farmers market. Fruits and vegtables are of course the foundation of any good farmers market, but you might get lucky and also find cool vendors selling everything from fiery hot salsa to gluten-free bread to apple pies and other delicious treats. So if you're looking for a fun way to spend an afternoon while also supporting local, here's a look at just are some of the best farmers markets in the Triangle Area.

The State Farmers Market

1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh, NC 27603 | Website


The Best Mid-Century Modern Furniture Stores in The Triangle Area

Best Mid Century Modern Furniture Stores Triangle Area North Carolina

The Triangle Area has a large concentration of Modernist homes, including homes of this style in Durham, Chapel Hill, and Raleigh. While many people are attracted to Mid-Century Modern architecture due to its common style points like clean lines, flat rooflines and neutral color hues, others are simply searching for Mid-Century Modern furnishings to accent their existing homes.

Luckily, the area has several Mid-Century Modern stores to choose from, selling everything from chairs and tables to sofas and décor. Here are a few of the best new and vintage furniture shops to check out when you’re...

Best Triangle Area Date Night Ideas [2022 Edition]

Best Date Night Spots Triangle Area NC

From arcade games to live music, couples painting to a food hall, here are some of the best date night ideas in the Triangle area:

Boxcar Bar + Arcade

330 W Davie St, Raleigh, NC 27601 | Website 

If you want to feel like a kid again, you can always get your game on at Boxcar Bar + Arcade. The venue has locations in Raleigh and Durham, with dozens of old school games to choose from, including pinball, air hockey and arcade games that start at just a quarter. The business also has a seasonal cocktail menu, a full liquor bar and two dozen rotating American craft beers on tap. ...

The Best Date Night Spots in Durham, NC [2022 Edition]

Best Date Night Spots Durham NC

If you’re looking for a place to plan a first date, or just a night out with your sweetie, Durham isn't short on fun and creative ideas. We explore just a few below...

The Roof at the Durham

315 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701 | Website

For sweeping views overlooking Downtown Durham, take your next date night to The Roof at The Durham. The space is open year-round for cocktails, craft beer, small family-produced wine, a raw bar and small plates. It’s also a good spot to catch some live music on select nights.  

The Complete Triangle Area Relocation & Cost of Living Guide

Triangle Area Relocation Guide & Cost of Living Guide

Thousands of new residents come to The Triangle area in North Carolina every month, lured by high-tech jobs, a prime location and countless nearby amenities. 

Introduction to the Area

From sports and outdoor recreation to area museums, highly respected universities to outdoor recreation, The Triangle area of North Carolina is a desirable place to call home. The area boasts historic homes and new construction, top employers and a number of high-ranking public schools.

Sometimes called the Research Triangle, The Triangle takes its name from the towns and cities tied to three of the nation’s most prestigious...

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