April 's Stephens Blog


Fall In Love With Where You Live: February 10th - 12th


Tea Cup Gin Dinner Show

The Scoop: Join the Garner Performing arts Center for dinner and a show. Feast on an Italian dinner provided by Anthony's Italian Pizza & Pasta, which includes dinner, dessert, water and tea. Purchase a glass of wine or a beer for yourself and then sit back and relax while Tea Cup Gin entertains and delights you. The members of Tea Cup Gin share a passion for crafting original indie-jazz cocktails under the influence of an eclectic blend of early 20th century musical genres (deco era jazz standards, tin pan alley classics, ragtime & delta blues, torch, chanson, cabaret, bossa, tango, & show tunes). The band stirs together unique melodies and lyrics, served up on two blazing acoustic guitars, with impassioned vocals, dynamic upright bass & percussion, and occasional guests on trombone, trumpet, violin, sax, & more.
When: Saturday, February 11th at 6:30 pm.
Where: Garner Performing Arts Center 742 W Garner Rd, Garner, North Carolina 27529
The Deets: For tickets and more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Puppy Cupid Crawl

The Scoop: Finally, the event you have all been waiting for! Cute Puppies and Valentine's Day Weekend, all in one special event! Join Pints and Puppies on Saturday, February 11th from 1:00-4:00pm in Downtown Raleigh for the First Annual Puppy Cupid Crawl! Dress your dog up in the best Cupid costume ever! Wear matching costumes with your pup, and share in the Valentine's spirit with friends! If you don't have your own dog, don't worry, we have you covered. There will be hundreds in Cupid costumes to play with and enjoy on the crawl. This is the perfect event for you and your friends to have the most memorable Valentine's Day Weekend yet! Get creative, get excited, and prepare for a one-of-a-kind puppy party, Cupid style!
When: Saturday, February 11th from 1:00 - 4:00 pm.
Where: Various participating downtown locations. Event check in at Raleigh Beer Garden 614 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603
The Deets: A portion of the event proceeds with be going directly to benefitting a local charity which we will be announcing soon. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at-the-door. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Downtown Cary Food & Flea

The Scoop: Hear musicians, try some wonderful food from local food truck & food artisans, drink locally-made craft beer, and shop with some of the most creative crafters and artists in the community. This is a handmade artist & vintage market that is one-of-a-kind! This month's Food Truck is Cousins Maine Lobster. Beer from Bond Brothers Beer Company and Champagne served at Chatham Street Wine Market.
When: Sunday, February 12th from 12:00 - 4:00 pm.
Where: Downtown Cary Corner of W. Chatham & Academy Streets, Cary, North Carolina
The Deets: For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Valentines Day Truffle Making Class

The Scoop: Come out to enjoy a fun filled afternoon of learning to make your own decorated molded chocolates & truffles while enjoying the delicious wines of Gregory Vineyards.

You will learn to make your own sweet treats & gifts using premium high quality Dove Chef Series chocolate & . You will also enjoy tasting 7 of the wonderful wines of Gregory Vineyards, from the delicious crispness of Bald Eagle to the beautiful sweetness of Lee Love or Happy ( both pair perfectly with chocolate)!
When: Sunday, February 12th from 12:00 - 5:00 pm.
Where: Gregory Vineyards 275 Bowling Spring Dr, Angier, North Carolina 27501
The Deets: $30 per person. For more information and to register, visit the Facebook event page.


Wine & Design at The Mill

The Scoop: Come join Wine & Design ON WHEELS at The Mill in Fuquay-Varina for $3.00 Mimosas and to paint your very own Rustic Wood Pallet, hand crafted by artist Craig Burt!
When: Sunday, February 12th from 1:00 - 3:00 pm.
Where: The Mill 146 S Main St, Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina 27526
The Deets: Arrive early at 12/12:30pm to order food, drinks and find your seats! PAINTING BEGINS at 1pm. For more information, visit the Facebook event page.

Comment balloon 0 commentsApril Stephens • February 09 2017 04:31PM