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Farm Table Kitchen & Bar in Wake Forest: Staying True to The Seasonal Promise

With the highly anticipated recent grand opening of Buku's second location in Wake Forest in addition to many other foodie delights around town that have been popping up as of late, Wake Forest is well on its way to becoming a powerhouse foodie destination of its own in the Raleigh - Durham region! Helping it along is Farm Table, a unique farm-to-table kitchen & bar that has been around for four years. This unique large and well-appointed restaurant can accommodate...

It’s Game On! Raleigh Pro League Returns For a Fun & Exciting 2018 Tennis Season

Entering the 6th year, the 2018 Raleigh Pro League is gearing up for its best season yet. As the only professional prize money tennis league in the Triangle area, sports fans and tennis enthusiasts will be treated to the most fun and exciting tennis competition around. This year the team-oriented league has expanded to 6 teams with a good mix of returning and new players consisting of local tennis teaching professionals, former ATP tour, NCAA, and Davis Cup players,...

Fun Local Family Friendly Experiences in Wake Forest

As Triangle area towns continually develop, invest, and plan for more amenities to attract families, children, and multi-generational households, there is now more to do than ever before. So pack your car, get out of your comfort zone, try something new, and savor the moments with your family and loved ones this Summer. Below are some fun local family-friendly experiences in the charming town of Wake Forest, located immediately to the north of Raleigh. Renaissance Centre for the Arts Situated in the...

Top Rated Luxury Subdivisions & Established Communities Near Wake Forest

Wake County hit 1,000,000 people in 2014, and is expected to reach 2,000,000 people by 2054. And, the current growth rate is 62 people per day. So, you have to ask yourself a few questions: Where are all these people moving to? What types of housing will accommodate the influx of growth? Where is the best city/town to move to? Wake Forest is currently the 3rd most popular destination to establish residence to behind Raleigh and Cary. And, homebuilders are...

Foodie Adventure Around The World @ The Newly Opened Buku in Wake Forest

The team at Buku is bringing their global street food concept to a whole new audience in Wake Forest! Why Wake Forest? Co-owner Todd Ohle lives in the charming and fast-growing town of Wake Forest and felt the Northernmost Wake County area was in need of a new restaurant concept. There’s certainly no other restaurant in Wake Forest quite like Buku! Though the space shares the same contemporary, modern look as its original Raleigh location, the Wake Forest location is...

Countdown is On! Local Rapper Ready To Drop His Debut Album “No Excuses”!!

Wake Forest, NC based Hip-Hop/Rap music artist Nance's debut album is only days away from being released. The name of the highly anticipated new studio album is "No Excuses" which features 12 songs, and it will be dropping this Friday, April 27 on iTunes. It has been over two years in the making. The 28 year old North Carolina native has the vibes and sound of Drake. The new album was produced by Fourth Shift, mix and mastered by Brett Scott, and...

Wake Forest Based Rapper NANCE Ready To Drop His Debut Album

Christian Nance, better known as just "NANCE" to thousands of his Raleigh area fans and many more virtual admirers, is an up-and-coming local rapper from Wake Forest, NC that has been putting out music for a while now primarily through social media. The name of the highly anticipated new studio album is "No Excuses," and it will be dropping on April 27, 2018. It has been over two years in the making. The album was produced by Fourth Shift, mix...

Two New Local Businesses Opening Soon in Downtown Wake Forest

In just a couple of months, there will be two new locally owned businesses opening their doors in the charming downtown area of Wake Forest also known as the White Street historic business district. Unwined on White, a wine lounge + yoga studio & the Tonic bar + social club will be opening late Spring. Expect a lot of social activities/fun events, live music, good times and of course can't forget the local beer, wine, etc. There is a...

New Pizza Food Truck Debuting in Raleigh – Enjoy Italian “Pizza-in-a-Cone” On The Go…

Kono Pizza will be officially launching in Raleigh this weekend. The authentic Italian mobile food truck will be the first of its kind in North Carolina, offering a menu of creative Pizza cones for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and of course dessert. The fun & unique menu at Kono includes over a dozen of the most popular all-time pizza varieties and legendary Italian desserts as well, all stuffed into a thick deliciously unique cone. Their flavors will include meat kones, veggie kones,...

Top Reasons to Visit Wake Forest & How To Have a Great Time

Nestled just minutes outside of North Raleigh and tucked quaintly between Durham to the west and Rolesville to the east, Wake Forest is a budding town to live in, shop and visit. With business, industry and residential life thriving daily, it makes perfect sense that this unique community offers a refreshing quality of life for its 40,000+ residents and many visitors. Conveniently located to the Triangle's first class universities, Atlantic Coast Conference athletics, Research Triangle Park, professional sporting teams including...

Buku #2 is Coming to Wake Forest

For the past 8 years, Buku has been consistently one of the hottest, busiest and most popular restaurants in all of Downtown Raleigh. Buku carved out its own niche pretty much since day one of opening its doors and quickly established a diverse loyal following by serving up "food from around the world" and a fun atmosphere to go along with all the delicious, global cuisine options that are typically hard to find at any other place. Back in early...

10 Local Triangle Area Blogs We Follow & You Should Too!

Lucky you. We did all the heavy lifting by hand-picking some of the most well-established and popular local bloggers from The Triangle who you should be following right now... So go ahead and browse through our pretty impressive collection, add them to your daily reading list, and enjoy. Follow their blogs and social media to get an inside look at what's going on in the Raleigh - Durham area 24/7/365. You'll also appreciate their unique raw perspectives that often cut...

Wake Forest Golf Communities: Heritage VS. Hasentree

Wake Forest is home to many premier sub-divisions and highly sought after master planned communities, but specifically, two exclusive well-established golf course communities stand out from all the rest, and they are Heritage and Hasentree. Both master planned communities are built around their own private golf courses and offer an amenity-rich, luxurious lifestyle for its residents. In our comparison guide, we help break down everything you will need to know before making a decision about which golf community is right...

Apex VS. Wake Forest: Which Town is Right for You?

The towns of Apex and Wake Forest share many similarities as they are gateway towns, located on the outskirts of Raleigh and Cary. Throughout the past decade, both towns have seen enormous residential and commercial growth and are widely considered to be some of the best places to call home in all of The Triangle. Over in Apex, future residents discover a welcoming collection of communities where all your everyday needs are within an easy walking distance of your home. Choose...

Affordable Suburban Living in Wake Forest: Holding Village VS. Traditions

The town of Wake Forest is home to many popular and affordable new neighborhoods. Holding Village and Traditions are two of the most desirable master planned communities that offer an unmatched lifestyle, which is still relatively affordable. The community of Holding Village was designed with the idea of bringing people back together. Neighbors can gather on their front porches, and children can take a break from technology to run around and play outside. Some of the most unique and appealing aspects...

Affordable Suburban Living: North Raleigh VS. Wake Forest

For many years now both North Raleigh and Wake Forest have been widely considered as two of the favorite and most affordable suburban locations in the Raleigh area to call home, with an active well-balanced lifestyle. Over in North Raleigh, the communities of Wakefield, Bedford, and Falls River are especially popular when it comes to suburban living. The communities offer some of the best opportunities to buy a fairly priced single family home or a townhome and enjoy life in...

Get Your Food Truck Rodeo On! Fall 2017 Events Calendar

Tens of thousands of people attend Food Truck Rodeos in Raleigh and the surrounding cities of Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, and so on. We have put together for you an official up-to-date list of all of the upcoming events through the end of Fall 2017. Enjoy the ultimate list of Food Truck events around The Triangle...

Seven Best Parks For Hiking Around Raleigh – Durham Area

The Raleigh - Durham area is home to many parks, that are perfect for a day-trip or an extended hike to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the natural surroundings. Start planning your adventure today! Check out this list of 7 recommended parks.

First Look: Granite Falls — Located in Rolesville

Rolesville has been consistently ranked as one of the fastest growing places in all of the Raleigh - Durham area year-over-year. Granite Falls is a newly built community in the heart of town that is responsible for a lot of that local growth. The master-planned community offers many affordable living options which include single-family homes and townhomes, which are all very reasonably priced and now high in demand. The community features an on-site 60,000 sqft year-round family-friendly athletic club with a...

Top 6 Small Downtowns in Raleigh – Durham Area

Both Raleigh and Durham have a lot going on in their own Downtown areas on any given day, but it's also worth checking out some of the other smaller downtowns on the outskirts of the big cities that offer their own individual charm, and many activities. We have compiled a list of the six best small neighboring downtowns in Wake County and Orange County for you to enjoy on your next day-trip away from the Raleigh - Durham hustle &...

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Second Annual Tacopalooza Food Truck Rodeo and Competition in Knightdale

The RDU Mobile Food Association (RDUMFA) will be hosting their second annual Tacopalooza food truck rodeo and taco eating competition, August 19 at the popular Knightdale Station park in Knightdale. Be sure to head over to Knightdale this upcoming Sunday for a taco-filled day from 12 PM to 4 PM. With over a dozen food...