Arthur Chauvineau

Welcome to the weekend, besties! I hope there are hot dogs and fireworks in your future. In the meantime, let’s take a look at some of the fun things going on in the triangle over the 4th of July weekend! 

43rd Annual EnoFest (Saturday and Monday) 

The Triangle’s favorite Independence Day celebration returns! Be cool and stay cool on banks of the river this Independence Day weekend at the Festival for the Eno with great music, crafts, food and river activities on July 2 and 4, 2022.

The EnoFest raises awareness and funds to protect and restore exceptional places that provide our region with clean water and healthy forests, wildlife and natural areas, and open space.

For more information about the Festival, visit Buy tickets here and check out the schedule below:

2022 Enofest schedule via Instagram

Raleigh Red White and Brew Bar Crawl (Saturday)

Time to get the whole town singing the star-spangled banner. This fourth of July weekend grab your best stars and stripes outfits and let’s turn Raleigh red white, and blue.

On July 2nd, 2022 we turn the streets of Raleigh into a firework show because we are that lit. We cannot wait to tear up the town with you Raleigh – see you soon.

  • Free Entry into the best venues in town
  • Wristband
  • Detailed Custom Digital pub crawl map
  • Helpful staff 
  • Exclusive Drink Specials 
  • Live music/bands/Dj’s at certain venues 
  • Look out for a feature on our social media!

Get your tickets here where you can also find out about participating bars and the social media contest!

Via Starrlight Mead

Summer Fest @ Starrlight Mead (Sunday) 

Starrlight Mead
130 Lorax Lane, Pittsboro

Summer Fest in Pittsboro always falls around Independence Day and includes food trucks, craft booths, live music, dancing, games, contests and inflatable activities and is hosted by the Pittsboro Business Association. Mark your calendars and join us downtown in the parking lot between Salisbury, Fayetteville, and Hanks Streets.

Drag Brunch @ Ruby Deluxe (Sunday) 

1:00-4:00 every Sunday
Ruby Deluxe
415 South Salisbury St, Raleigh

We have craft cocktails, fun bartenders, a killer DJ and amazing drag performances!

Food provided by: Food Vibes Only Food Truck.

Outside Seating: Tickets for outdoor seating are single tickets. First come, first serve patio tables are available for before and after the show. You will come inside(Standing Room Only) for the show.

Follow us on Instagram (@dragbrunchraleigh) for weekly details and feel free to message us with any questions.

18-20-year-olds are permitted to attend for an extra $10 per person paid in cash at the door.

BONUS: Fourth of July Fireworks @ Dix Park (Monday)

Join us for Raleigh’s July 4th Fireworks celebration at Dix Park!

ABC11/WTVD-TV is our partner in presenting this family-friendly event on Monday, July 4, starting at 6 p.m. Enjoy music, games, and the main event, fireworks at 9:30 p.m.

Check out FAQs and what to bring/what not to bring here.

I’ll be spending the weekend in Wilmington, so keep an eye on my personal Instagram @loudlittle as well as our account @theraleighdurhamgirl for Triangle and Wilmington content! 

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