Seaboard Wine to Host SPCA Fundraiser

Seaboard Wine is hosting a wine tasting fundraiser on Thursday, July 30th from 5:30-8:00 in honor of National Mutt Day. National Mutt Day aims to celebrate, embrace, and save mixed breed dogs. Mixed breed dogs tend to be at higher risk for euthanization due to constant over-breeding and public desire of purebred dogs. “Mixed-breed” wines […]

Raleigh Food & Wine Festival Starts Thursday!

The Raleigh Food and Wine Festival is an innovative event showcasing the evolving culinary traditions of Raleigh. Make plans to dine around and enjoy a spectacular taste of Raleigh, Thursday, June 25, 2015 through Sunday, June 28, 2015. Thursday-Saturday, events will take place at different participating restaurants, wine shops, patisseries and bakeries – featuring wine […]

{Movers & Shakers} Southern Season to Debut Vivian Howard Collection, Pop-Up Shops

Southern Season has always been worth the drive to Chapel Hill’s University Mall, but shoppers in Raleigh and Charlotte won’t have to head to the Thrill when the gourmet food and gift retailer opens two smaller format stores as “pop-up shops” in November. According to Triangle Business Journal, “Southern Season will be opening a 5,000-square-foot […]

{Get to Know} Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina

After reading last week’s (Get to Know) feature on local hardware store Burke Brothers Hardware, I got the opportunity to hear from Bobbie of Mad Hatter in Fuquay-Varina, just south of Raleigh. Here is her store’s story: Mad Hatter, a specialty shop, opened in downtown Fuquay-Varina in August 2013 after a year in Clayton. Bobbie […]

{You’re Invited} Red and White Food and Beverage Festival on Tuesday

Right up there in awesomeness with shopping local is eating local and drinking local, so make plans to join us at The State Club {Raleigh} next Tuesday evening for the second annual Red and White Food and Beverage Festival! At this event, you’ll get to sample food and beverage products from over 40 NCSU alum-owned […]