In February 2018, ranked Raleigh the seventh “City Primed for Economic Growth and Opportunity.” Men’s Health ranked Raleigh third among the “Sportiest Cities in America” in September 2017. From parks to museums, North Carolina’s capital offers plenty of fun and entertainment for Triangle families.

Popular annual events include the Raleigh Christmas Parade, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Artsplosure. The Capitol building is available for tours and Marbles Kids Museum is worth a few hours of your time.

City of Raleigh
222 W. Hargett St., 919-996-3000
Population: 458,880

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