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New Display Debuts at the NC Museum of History

The North Carolina Museum of History has a new pop-up panel display opening this Jan. 28. Learn fascinating details about the Green Book, the annual travel guide that helped African Americans navigate Jim Crow segregation. Published from 1936 to 1966,…

GUIDE: North Carolina's Zoos and Aquariums

North Carolina has an impressive array of places to see and learn about animals. We have zoos, aquariums, animal sanctuaries, science centers and more, offering in-person experiences with animals from aardvarks to zebras. Whether you walk through, drive through or…

5 Fun and Festive Family New Year’s Eve Activities

There are plenty of safe ways to commemorate the end of 2020 with the family. Several virtual and outdoor events are planned around the Triangle for New Year's Eve. Here are five events to get you started: Christmas Plugged Synchronized…

Triangle Performance Ensemble Presents Black Nativity Durham

One of Durham’s top traditions continues this weekend in a nontraditional way. Triangle Performance Ensemble presents Black Nativity Durham as a virtual production for the first time in its history due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Produced by Wendell Tabb…

Nights of Lights at Raleigh’s Dorothea Dix Park

Driving around to look at neighborhood holiday lights is a tradition among so many families--including mine. It’s always so much fun to see the variety of decorations. From classic white lights to a lawn full of inflatables to over-the-top displays…

Victorian Carolers Get Listeners into the Holiday Spirit

That first note of holiday music we all hear as winter approaches causes different reactions from different people. For some, it's panic-inducing, reminding us of all that we need to do. For others, it's a salve for the soul,…

10 Locally Owned Toy Stores in the Triangle

The Triangle is really lucky to have so many locally-owned toy stores around. When you shop from them, you frequently get convenient perks like gift registries and free wrapping, and always enjoy very personal shopping experiences that the big brick…

A Very ’90s Holiday Gift Guide

Many favorites from the era of Zack Morris and 'The Macarena' are back—and updated. Share a bit of that throwback joy with your kids this year

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