April 's Stephens Blog


Fall In Love With Where You Live: March 17th - 19th


Free Carriage Rides in Downtown Smithfield

The Scoop: Come to Downtown Smithfield from 6-9pm on Friday, March 17 for free carriage rides! Carriage rides begin at the corner of Third and Market streets, and are first come, first served. Stop by Grapes & Grounds for happy hour, enjoy dinner at The Chicken Barn, Gotham's Deli Smithfield NC, Mucho Mexico, Simple Twist, or SoDoSoPa! Catch a movie at the Howell Theatre - Downtown Smithfield NC, and end the night with drinks at the Little Brown Jug or Saddle Up Saloon!

When: Friday, March 17th from 6:00 - 9:00pm.

Where: Downtown Smithfield, NC

The Deets: For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Arbor Day Celebration

The Scoop: Open to the public each year, the 2017 Arbor Day Celebration at the Raleigh Farmers Market will include a tree seedling give-away, exhibits, demonstrations, and the KidZone with activities just for youth. Sponsors include the Triangle Chapter of the Society of American Foresters, NC Forest Service, and Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at NC State University.  

When: Friday, March 17th from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Where: State Farmers Market 1201 Agriculture St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603

The Deets: For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Wild History Walk

The Scoop: Take a walk on the wild side with Triangle Land Conservancy and the foraging foodies from Piedmont Picnic Project! This beginner level foraging class will cover foraging basics (including rules and etiquette) and provide a solid knowledge of a handful of practical Piedmont plants to enjoy incorporating into your table.

When: Saturday, March 18th from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.

Where: Walnut Hill Nature Preserve

The Deets: Tickets are $25 - $30. For tickets and more information, visit the event website.


Relay for Life Wine Tasting

The Scoop: How would you like to try some lovely wines, enjoy fabulous food and raise money for Relay for Life? Grab a friend and come out on Saturday night to this fundraiser. Vic's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria: City Market will be providing delicious food that evening. There will also be a free wine tasting and wine for purchase.

When: Saturday, March 18th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm.

Where: Zin Yoga Studio and Wine Lounge 1411 Aversboro Rd, Ste 309, Garner, North Carolina 27529

The Deets: For more information, visit the Facebook event page.


Holly Springs Winter Farmers Market

The Scoop: Only two winter market dates remain! Come browse local foods and goods!

When: Saturday, March 18th from 9:30 am - 12:00 pm.

Where: Holly Springs Farmers Market 128 S Main St, Holly Springs, North Carolina 27540

The Deets: For more information, visit the Facebook event page.



Comment balloon 0 commentsApril Stephens • March 17 2017 03:22PM