Events

Events

Jun
1
Thu
REX Hospital Open @ TPC Wakefield Plantation
Jun 1 – Jun 4 all-day

Professional golfers from around the world travel to TPC Wakefield Plantation every year to participate in the Web.com Tour’s REX Hospital Open and vie for their coveted PGA Tour card. The tournament’s charitable efforts, coupled with its family and fan-friendly environment, attract thousands of golf fans each spring. In the past 30 years, charity golf has raised more than $9 million for patients, programs and services at UNC REX Healthcare. Funds raised this year will support cardiovascular disease prevention and education at the new North Carolina Heart & Vascular Hospital, which recently opened on UNC REX’s main Raleigh campus.

Jun
10
Sat
Third Annual Made With Love Bakery Spring Sale @ Church of Reconciliation
Jun 10 @ 7:00 am

Third Annual Benefit Yard Sale. This indoor sale benefits Made With Love Bakery, a faith-based transitional employment bakery, assisting unemployed individuals experiencing or at risk of homelessness in overcoming their employment barriers and obtaining stable housing. This large-scale sale is held once each year, with 100% of the proceeds going to support and grow the mission of Made With Love Bakery. Join us on Saturday, June 10 starting at 7am in the Fellowship Hall at the Church of the Reconciliation for good deals for a good cause! Bring a friend!

Jun
11
Sun
Cupcakes and Cocktails 2017 @ Tandem
Jun 11 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for Cupcakes & Cocktails at Tandem in Carrboro. Enjoy a cupcake contest, the 2017 signature cocktail, live music, a wine wall and more! Admission includes unlimited cupcakes and one drink ticket.

Tickets can be purchased online for $40 per person by June 7, or if available, at the door for $50. All proceeds benefit the Orange County Rape Crisis Center.

Learn more and get your tickets at ocrcc.org/cupcakes.

Scholarship Auction and Gala @ Carolina Country Club
Jun 11 @ 4:30 pm

‘Simply Southern’ Gala and Auction to support the Mel and Bambi Levine Memorial Scholarship for culinary arts students at Wake Tech. Join us for an amazing evening of food and wine with the opportunity to bid on items such as wine, chef’s table dinners, jewelry and theater tickets.

Jun
16
Fri
Beach on the Plaza: The Entertainers @ Northgate
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm

Get ready for a night of Beach Music when The Entertainers join Northgate for Music on the Plaza on Friday, June 16th 6-9pm.
The seven-piece group stays true to their R&B and beach roots, but will also throw in the latest Top 40, classic rock, and country. There will be FREE Shagging lessons at 6pm with the Carolina Shaggers. Local favorite Chick-n-que food truck and Northgate’s Esmeralda’s Café will be serving up great food, while Bull City Burger and Brewery will be selling beer and wine.
Music on the Plaza events are free live music events for the community. We hope you’ll enjoy good eats, live music, and a dancing good time with family and friends. Bring your own chairs, but leave your coolers and pets at home.
Share your #MusicOnThePlaza photos with us on Instagram or Facebook.

Jun
29
Thu
Pizza Benefit for Cornucopia Cancer Support Center @ Brixx Pizza - Bradford
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm

Enjoy delicious Brixx Pizza at the Bradford Green Square-Cary location and support Cornucopia Cancer Support Center! Lunch, dinner and any time in between – June 29, 11am-11pm. This benefit helps Cornucopia provide support and resources to anyone affected by cancer – patients, survivors and family members.

Jun
30
Fri
Beach on the Plaza: The Magnificents @ Northgate Mall
Jun 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Northgate’s Music on the Plaza summer series ends with a blast Friday, June 30, when beach music favorite The Magnificents take the stage. The Ronald McDonald House volunteers will be on hand to kick off the Christmas in July fundraiser and collect pop tops and donated items from their wish list. Ronald McDonald and Santa and Mrs. Claus will be in attendance to interact with children along with face painters and a get-well card craft station.

There will be FREE shagging lessons at 6pm with the Carolina Shaggers. Chow down on mouth-watering favorites from Zeke’s Meats and OnlyBurger food trucks and Northgate’s Esmeralda’s Café, and grab a pint or a glass of wine from Bull City Burger and Brewery.
Music on the Plaza events are free live music events for the community. We hope you’ll enjoy good eats, live music, and a dancing good time with family and friends. Bring your own chairs, but leave your coolers and pets at home.

Share your #MusicOnThePlaza photos with us on Instagram or Facebook

Jul
11
Tue
Paint Party Fundraiser @ Artistic Abandon
Jul 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Come to our painting party fundraiser on July 11 at Artistic Abandon in Raleigh. Bring your friends and family to a fun evening of art and philanthropy. Artistic Abandon will donate 50% of the event proceeds to Cornucopia Cancer Support Center. This benefit helps Cornucopia provide support and resources to anyone affected by cancer – patients, survivors and family members. Registration required.

Sep
22
Fri
BailaCura – Fundraising Dance Fesetival @ Latin Quarters
Sep 22 @ 8:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 2:00 am

Save the date of September 21-24, 2017; participate in a dance festival and help us save lives.

U.S. Army veteran and cancer survivor, Matt Bergens, is organizing BailaCura 2017 – a fundraising dance festival that hopes to raise $100,000 for cancer research. The 4-day event, will provide workshops on Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, and Kizomba dances, and will culminate in a Saturday evening gala dinner with fabulous performances by world renowned dancers.

Tickets and information for the BailaCura are available on-line at https://www.bailacuranc.org/tickets/

“UNC saved my life and now I want to help other people who come to UNC for treatment, especially the kids.” BailaCura is a non-profit organization of dancers committed to supporting cancer patients and their families during treatment. “My parents have their son, and I want other parents to see their kids beat cancer too.”

After graduating from North Carolina State University, Matt was commissioned into the U.S. Army and served with the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg until a cancer diagnosis ended his military career. Along with the power and passion of dance, Matt credits his dramatic recovery to research and the treatment he received at UNC-Chapel Hill’s incredible healthcare system.

Sep
23
Sat
BailaCura – Fundraising Dance Festival @ State Ballroom, Talley Student Union
Sep 23 @ 9:00 am – Sep 24 @ 2:00 am

Save the date of September 21-24, 2017; participate in a dance festival and help us save lives.

U.S. Army veteran and cancer survivor, Matt Bergens, is organizing BailaCura 2017 – a fundraising dance festival that hopes to raise $100,000 for cancer research. The 4-day event, will provide workshops on Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, and Kizomba dances, and will culminate in a Saturday evening gala dinner with fabulous performances by world renowned dancers.

Tickets and information for the BailaCura are available on-line at https://www.bailacuranc.org/tickets/

“UNC saved my life and now I want to help other people who come to UNC for treatment, especially the kids.” BailaCura is a non-profit organization of dancers committed to supporting cancer patients and their families during treatment. “My parents have their son, and I want other parents to see their kids beat cancer too.”

After graduating from North Carolina State University, Matt was commissioned into the U.S. Army and served with the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg until a cancer diagnosis ended his military career. Along with the power and passion of dance, Matt credits his dramatic recovery to research and the treatment he received at UNC-Chapel Hill’s incredible healthcare system.

BailaCura Gala – Dance Festival Fundraising Gala – Live Dance Performances @ State Ballroom, Talley Student Union
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We are excited to invite you to participate in the BailaCura 2017, a community-driven event that seeks to raise $100,000 for cancer research. The BailaCura Gala will be held from 7pm-9pm on Saturday, September 23, 2017 in the newly built State Ballroom on North Carolina State University Campus.

Proceeds from the 2017 Gala will go to the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to support cancer research and patient care. Lineberger is the only public comprehensive cancer center in North Carolina and supports research and clinical trials for our community. Lineberger is on the edge of many breakthroughs in cancer research. They need the community’s support to accomplish this mission and help save our children’s lives.

Tickets and more information can be found on our website: https://www.bailacuranc.org/tickets/

U.S. Army veteran and cancer survivor, Matt Bergens, is organizing BailaCura 2017 – “UNC saved my life and now I want to help other people who come to UNC for treatment, especially the kids.” BailaCura is a non-profit organization of dancers committed to supporting cancer patients and their families during treatment. “My parents have their son, and I want other parents to see their kids beat cancer too.”

Our gala will be a one of a kind event as we are bring in dance performers from around the United States – Junior and Emily Alabi (recent competitors on America’s Got Talent) – to perform at the Gala. We have an hour of breathless performances that you will not want to miss.

Sep
24
Sun
BailaCura – Fundraising Dance Festival @ Aura Studio
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Save the date of September 21-24, 2017; participate in a dance festival and help us save lives.

U.S. Army veteran and cancer survivor, Matt Bergens, is organizing BailaCura 2017 – a fundraising dance festival that hopes to raise $100,000 for cancer research. The 4-day event, will provide workshops on Salsa, Bachata, Zouk, and Kizomba dances, and will culminate in a Saturday evening gala dinner with fabulous performances by world renowned dancers.

Tickets and information for the BailaCura are available on-line at https://www.bailacuranc.org/tickets/

“UNC saved my life and now I want to help other people who come to UNC for treatment, especially the kids.” BailaCura is a non-profit organization of dancers committed to supporting cancer patients and their families during treatment. “My parents have their son, and I want other parents to see their kids beat cancer too.”

After graduating from North Carolina State University, Matt was commissioned into the U.S. Army and served with the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg until a cancer diagnosis ended his military career. Along with the power and passion of dance, Matt credits his dramatic recovery to research and the treatment he received at UNC-Chapel Hill’s incredible healthcare system.

Bid It Up! For A Cure @ Croasdaile Country Club
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm

Bid it up! for a cure celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Chapel Hill Breast Cancer Foundation (CHBCF) and its funding of early-phase breast cancer research at UNC, Duke and Wake Forest Universities. The event features a live and silent auction, cuisine from local restaurants and a guest speaker. The CHBCF is a 100% volunteer-run, not-for-profit. All the money raised goes equally and directly to support early-phase breast cancer research at our local, prestigious cancer research centers.

Sep
25
Mon
Tee it up! for a cure @ Croasdaile Country Club
Sep 25 all-day

Tee it up! for a cure celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Chapel Hill Breast Cancer Foundation (CHBCF) and its funding of early-phase breast cancer research at UNC, Duke and Wake Forest Universities. The event features a golf tournament, lunch, silent auction and reception featuring cuisine from local restaurants. The CHBCF is a 100% volunteer-run, not-for-profit. All the money raised goes equally and directly to support early-phase breast cancer research at our local, prestigious cancer research centers.

Oct
15
Sun
Empty Bowls @ Weaver Street Market
Oct 15 all-day

TABLE will be hosting its Fifth Annual Empty Bowls event on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 3:30–7:00pm at Weaver Street Market in downtown Carrboro. With your ticket, enjoy live music and receive a meal of hearty soup, sandwich and a dessert, as well as a locally-made pottery bowl. Beer and wine are available for purchase. Live music from local Americana and bluegrass musicians. 100% of the proceeds will go to help TABLE provide emergency food aid to local hungry children.

Nov
18
Sat
Holiday Open House – Cedar Creek Gallery @ Cedar Creek Gallery
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm

Our holiday open house features a handmade holiday tree by John Martin, live music and of course photo ops with Santa Clause. We will also have over 500 handmade ornaments including the 2017 Snowflake Ornament made by a local North Carolina artist which will 100% benefit the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC.