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This week:

Original Sewing & Quilt Expo

Raleigh Convention Center

Thursday - Saturday, August 1-3, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

$13-$280

The Original Sewing & Quilt Expo is coming to the Raleigh Convention Center from Aug. 1-3. They will have different events that range from display galleries to runway fashion shows and cosplay, all spread over the three days. 

Sunflower Selfies and Beyond

North Carolina Museum of Art

Thursday, August 1, 6-8:30 p.m.

$31-35

Mary Louise Ravese will be teaching participants how to take great selfies Thursday afternoon amongst the flowers of Lowe’s Pavilion. Come dressed for the outdoors and bring your cameras, whether professional or on your smartphone. 

Bands, Bites and Boats at Bond Park

Bond Park Boathouse

Friday, August 2, 5-8 p.m. 

Free

Bond Park Boathouse is hosting an afternoon of fun. Garland Mason will be performing music while Brooklyn Boys provides pizza and Southern Peak serves beer. People can enjoy the events while floating on Bond Lake or from the shore. 

Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival

Koka Booth Amphitheatre

Friday & Saturday, August 2-3, 6-10 p.m. & 12-6 p.m.

$39-$125

21+ 

At Koka Booth Amphitheatre there will be over 60 beers and 40 bourbons as well as a lot of barbeque. There will be a ton of music and food for people to enjoy along with games for people to play. Buy your tickets before they sell out.

This month:

Breaking Benjamin 

Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek 

Sunday, August 18, 5:30 p.m.

$29.50 - $724.50

Breaking Benjamin will be performing at the Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek. Buy tickets before they are sold out. 

Chris Young: Raised on Country Tour

Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek

Friday, August 23, 7:30 p.m.

$28.75 - $291

Chris Young will be performing for his Raised On Country Tour at Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek. Buy tickets before they are sold out.