Tag Archives: local food

Triangle Restaurant Week

Triangle Restaurant Week, January 20-26, 2020, brings fresh culinary opportunities at a low price.  Restaurant week in the Triangle is an excuse to try a new place or save on an favorite. Restaurants in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Apex, Cary and Morrisville will be serving up specials on 3-course, fixed menu meals.  For $15 you […]


Oyster Social and Vino!! Events

Happy New Year!!! After the hangovers from lack of sleep, overindulgence or food and drink or a combo thereof, where off, please think about patronage of our local wine shop. For a town Pittsboro’s size, the quality of our very own wine shop is impressive!!!! What better way to slide into the new year than […]



Wide Open Bluegrass Festival

Wide Open Bluegrass Festival  September 27th and September 28th 100+ Bluegrass bands invade downtown Raleigh for a foot stomping good time.  This free street festival has 8 stages, a vendor area with artisans, food and more, a whole hog barbecue championship and more!  Featuring IBMA and Grammy Award winners, top-notch emerging acts, traditional bluegrass, and acts […]




This Weekend Check Out Hewitt Pottery Open Kiln and Cary’s Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival

Mark Hewitt Summer Kiln Opening It’s that time again. Mark and his apprentices, Stillman Browning-Howe and Will Baskin are busy making pots for the summer firing. This will be Firing 101 of the impressive wood fired salt kiln. The kiln openings are essentially a sale mixed with a party. There are light refreshments, lively conversation between locals […]


Fearrington Cooking School with Sheri Castle

Fearrington Cooking School: Sunday Dinner from the Garden August 11 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm AND  Easy and Elegant Make-Ahead Chilled Menu for Hot Days August 25 @ 3:00 PM – 6:00PM Join cookbook author, recipe developer, and cooking teacher Sheri Castle, author of Instantly Southern, for a cooking demonstration taking inspiration from the beautiful Fearrington gardens and local farmer’s markets. […]


Starrlight Mead’s Mead Day *August 3

August 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm @ Starrlight Mead  Free Event Do you like mead, otherwise known as honey wine? If so, you are in luck as Pittsboro is home to its very own meadery, Starrlight Mead. This award winning meadery produces a delicious product similar to white wine as well as fruit infused blends. […]