Free guide: Three different story types, made simple. [get the guide]
6 ideas to spend your weekend + beyond:
✨ In Celebration of Diwali: Mandala Street Painting at Dix Park is an interactive, short-term public art project. Sign up for one of the two street painting times on Saturday or view the VAE Raleigh project on Sunday. [info]
🍴 Dine Out Downtown will be in Glenwood South next, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday. Pick up takeout or enjoy expanded patios and a schedule of live music. [info]
🛍️ Triangle Pop-Up at Rose & Lee: The maker market will be at Downtown Apex shop Rose & Lee from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. [info]
🛍️ Black Flea Market: From 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Raleigh Union Station, support Black-owned businesses selling gifts, food and more. [info]
Are you hosting a holiday shopping event? Raleigh Convergence wants to share the ways our community can support local through holiday maker markets and brick and mortar special shopping events. If you're an organizer for an event, fill out this form to submit your event for an ongoing list.
A public-private partnership with Downtown South is moving forward, the News & Observer's Anna Johnson tweeted from Wednesday's meeting. It's not official yet; the community engagement process and business terms will be worked on next.
Ride + Run Raleigh is a new locally grown virtual cycling and running club from some of the former Flywheel instructors and Tread Happy Raleigh. Think Peloton, but local, and without fancy required equipment. Monthly memberships launched Nov. 1. [more info]