Visiting for a few days?

Here are just a few of the great local things to

Chapel Hill   Carrboro    Durham   Raleigh   Cary   Hillsborough   Pittsboro   Apex



Fridays on the Front Porch

Carolina Inn

211 Pittsboro St. Chapel Hill

Every Friday 5-9pm in summertime

Live music (no cover charge or reservation)

Food and drinks available for purchase


Franklin Street & UNC Campus 

The center of social life for the University of North Carolina

and the town of Chapel Hill, historic 

Franklin Street is the perfect place to take a stroll.
Stop into the Yogurt pump for delicious frozen yogurt...
a Chapel Hill tradition since 1982. Enjoy a beautiful
sunset view cocktail & a bird's eye view of Franklin
​Street at Top of the Hill. Have a picnic on UNC campus
​or take a


Carrboro Farmer's Market

301 West Main St, Carrboro

Saturdays 7am-12pm & Wednesdays 3-6pm


Weaver Street Jazz Brunch

101 E. Weaver St, Carrboro

​Sundays 11-1pm

Weaver Street Music on the Lawn

After Hours Music..Thursdays 6:30-8:30pm.


Wine & Design

200 N. Greensboro St, Carr Mill Mall


Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC)

123 Vivian St, Durham 


American Tobacco Campus

318 Blackwell St, Durham

Fabulous restaurant options in Durham, along

with outdoor events at the American Tobacco campus

including Thursday summertime music on the lawn! or 

a Durham Bulls game


Duke Gardens

420 Anderson St, Durham

A great place to enjoy a walk or a picnic! 


Waller Family Farm

5030 Kerley Rd. Durham

Open Mon-Sat, 8am-7pm

A working strawberry, vegetable & beef cattle farm 


Fearrington Village

Enjoy the peaceful courtyards and charming tranquility

The Fearrington House is a member of Relais & Chateaux.

The restaurant serves locally sourced European cuisine with

regional influence. Fearrington House is locted 8 miles south

of Chapel Hill and 20 miles west of RDU airport. 


NC Museum of Art

Explore Art and don't forget to enjoy a fabulous brunch

at Iris Cafe in Raleigh NC


Pullen Park

North Carolina's first public park!

408 Ashe Ave. Raleigh


1201 Agricultural St. Raleigh

Ornamentea

501 N. West St. Raleigh

Take a friend & enjoy making jewelry



Resources for further local info:

Our State Magazine

Chapel Hill Magazine




Need more ideas? send me an email! As a local resident since 1997,

I am sure I can point you in the right direction! whitney@CarolinaVentures.com