A new private tavern, Dram & Draught, is coming to 623 Hillsborough Street (across from the original Char-Grill in Raleigh. The bar is being developed by Drew Schenck, owner of RallyPoint Sport Grill in Cary. The location is a 1,473 square foot former auto body shop. Follow the progress on Dram & Draught’s Facebook Page! […]

North Carolina State Fair 2015 Whether you are into fried food, music, rides, or games, you’ll find it all at the North Carolina State Fair. Gates open at 3pm on Thursday, October 15th and the fair runs until Sunday, October 25th! Advance Tickets are on sale now!   The North Carolina State Fair is the […]

Oct 14, 2015 | Filed under: Downtown Raleigh Events, Downtown Raleigh News, Inside the Beltline, Press Release by Team Southern

What is going in the Downtown Raleigh space on the corner of East Martin and Wilmington? Lisa Southern Real Estate, located at 15 East Martin St. in the heart of Downtown Raleigh has been asked this question ever since our neighbors moved out two months ago. It has been announced that Raleigh restaurateur Lou Moshakos plans to open […]

  Are you brave enough to step over the edge? Over the edge is the perfect way to follow Special Olympics North Carolina athletes’ example and show the world what bravery looks like! Participants rappel down a skyscraper as they raise funds and awareness for thousands of Special Olympics athletes from across the state.   […]

Sep 29, 2015 | Filed under: Downtown Raleigh Events, Downtown Raleigh News, Inside the Beltline by Team Southern

BugFest 2015 Saturday, September 19, 2015 9am – 7pm COST: FREE   Each year, over 35,000 visitors come to BugFest to experience over 100 exhibits, crafts, games and activities. The NC Museum of Natural Sciences & Nature Research provides the opportunity for the public to interact with entomologists and other scientists so you can continue […]

  Mark Your Calendars! The Downtown Raleigh Fall Home Show will be at the Raleigh Convention Center September 11th – 13th! Lisa Southern Real Estate has FREE tickets to this year’s Fall Home Show, stop by our Downtown office at 15 E. Martin St. during business hours, we have tickets at our front desk! (First come, […]

  Raleigh City Council voted to approve a rezoning request from Raleigh real estate developer to build two new mixed-use development towers at the site of the old Dillon Supply Co. warehouse in Downtown Raleigh’s Warehouse District at the corner of West and Hargett streets. The project, called The Dillon, would include a 17 Story […]

The 6th Annual Hopscotch Music Festival is taking place September 10th – 12th and you are guaranteed a fantastic weekend in Downtown Raleigh! From rock and punk to hip-hop and dance to alt-country and folk to heavy metal and noise, this North Carolina festival has it all. There will be 160 musical acts performing at […]

  First Friday is a free self-guided tour of Downtown Raleigh’s cutting edge cultural hot spots. Local art galleries, art studios, and museums stay open late the first Friday of every month to welcome thousands of art enthusiasts. The event runs from 6pm – 9pm. For a detailed list of Galleries, Retailers, Exhibitors and Restaurants […]

Raleigh Voted 5th Best City For ‘Local Food Scene’ The votes are in, and Raleigh edges out Asheville for Number 5 among the 10 cities with the “best local food scene” according to USA Today Travel. USA Today’s Panel of experts chose the initial 20 cities, which was narrowed to 10 by reader voting. Here […]