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Chinese Lantern Festival Tickets On Sale July 1, Patriotic Pet Parade, $3 Off Koka Kids Concert Series Tickets

LIGHT IT UP! A stunning holiday tradition in the Triangle—the North Carolina Chinese Lantern Festival—returns for its eighth season at Koka Booth Amphitheatre November 17–January 14. Tickets for any night of this popular event, as well.

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Independence Day Celebrations in the Triangle

BY JANICE LEWINE Salute the red, white and blue as Independence Day celebrations and fireworks light up the Triangle. Here’s our round-up of Fourth of July events listed alphabetically by.

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Summer Movies in the Triangle

BY JANICE LEWINE Summer is a great time to enjoy a movie—outdoors or indoors. From rom-coms to blockbusters to family-friendly classics, there’s something for everyone. Outdoor Movies The Triangle offers.

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Free Museum Admission, DMV Changes, Independence Day Celebrations

SPIDY SENSES. Venture into the amazing world of spiders at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences’ “Spiders: Fear to Fascination,” which opened June 17. Witness the superb skills of these.

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‘Splash’ Exhibit Opens at Marbles, Father’s Day Ideas, Juneteenth Celebrations

MAKING A SPLASH! Marbles Kids Museum in Raleigh has opened its reimagined water play space. The “Splash” exhibit on the museum’s first floor includes a three-story pirate ship, a yellow science submarine and.

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Fleetwood Mac Symphony, Summer Movie Series, Reduced Dog Adoption Fees

LIVE MUSIC. Celebrate the music of one of the world’s most successful pop groups—Fleetwood Mac—at the next Summerfest performance: “Never Break the Chain: The Music of Fleetwood Mac,” Friday, June 9.

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Peck & Plume Bourbon Release, NC Museum of History Family Fun Fest, International Food Fest

FINE DINING. Peck & Plume at 301 South Academy Street in Cary will celebrate the debut of its new Private Selection bourbon from Maker’s Mark with a four-course dinner on Friday, June 16.

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New Sweet Treat Spots, Memorial Day Weekend Fun, Triangle Museum Roundup

SWEET TOOTH. Crumbl Cookies opens its doors at a new location in Apex Friday, May 26, 8 a.m.–noon. Located at 1105 Pine Plaza Drive, the store features flavors such as dirt.

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Artsplosure, Mimosa Fest, Treasure Quest

FESTIVAL FUN. Artsplosure returns to downtown Raleigh on Saturday, May 20 (11 a.m.–7 p.m.) and Sunday, May 22 (10 a.m.–6 p.m.). Explore the eclectic art market that features more than 175 juried.

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Pet Rescues, STEM Standout, Stamp Out Hunger

PET RESCUES. Local rescue options offer spaying/neutering, some elective surgeries, medical assessments and treatments for all animals. Volunteers are needed to help with everything from cat cuddling, dog walking, foster pet.

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