2017 Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday Shopping Guide

Our annual Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday shopping guide is back! Here’s where to spend your local dollars this holiday season.

Read With Me Children’s Bookstore to Open in Downtown Raleigh

In January, the Downtown Raleigh Alliance announced that Christine Brenner, a former teacher and school librarian, will be opening a children’s bookstore called “Read With Me”, hopefully in March of 2017.

Retailers and Restaurants Partner for Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week

This year, retailers are getting in on the Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week action. Eat, drink, and shop. We love all three!

Downtown Raleigh Alliance Seeks to Increase Number of Retail Shops

The Downtown Raleigh Alliance (DRA) recently announced new incentives for retailers in hopes to fill empty storefront locations with retail shops. The incentives, available to soft-goods retailers, include grants, promotional services, and business planning services. The grants (up to $5,000) have the opportunity to help retailers with up-fit improvements, which in turn, will allow them to dedicate more […]

{You’re Invited} Lisa Stewart Designs Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

The Downtown Raleigh Alliance is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony for Lisa Stewart Designs‘ newly designed storefront in Downtown Raleigh’s Historic City Market. Date // Thursday, August 28, 2014 Time // 5:30 pm Where // Lisa Stewart Designs Address // 323 Blake St, City Market Check out the event to mix and mingle and check […]

Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market Returns on Wednesday with Pig Pickin’ Kickoff

The Downtown Raleigh Alliance is bringing farm fresh produce back to Downtown Raleigh’s City Plaza (400 block of Fayetteville St.) again this summer – officially kicking off the weekly market on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 with the a Pig Pickin’ Kickoff from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Enjoy eastern North Carolina barbecue from The Pit […]

Weekend Update: December 4-5, 2010

Time to check your inboxes for weekend updates including The Rock & Shop Market, Kerry Catherine Jewelry, anna & alice, and more! The latest enews can be found online at http://iheartretail.com/enews/2010-12-04.html or you can sign up to have it conveniently delivered right to your inbox. Shop on!