A live concert is a staple for many people when it comes to summertime. What better way to enjoy a beautiful summer day than outside listening to live music? Lucky for all those living in the Triangle area because it’s home to some really cool venues for concerts and events. The whole area in general really is a wonderful place to live, work and play. There is so much to do – things to see and places to visit. It’s no surprise it made it in the top ten of the U.S. News & World Report 100 Best Places to Live in the USA. Raleigh & Durham, N.C., ranked #7! Just like it is a great place to live, it is also a great place for people to come here. There’s never a lack of things to do. With a wide selection of museums, restaurants, parks and more, there is always something going on.
The Red Hat Amphitheater is located in the heart of downtown Raleigh and brings in big crowds. Performers from all backgrounds come here to share their talent and entertain. In addition to live concerts, Red Hat hosts big events and festivals. Red Hat is fairly new to Raleigh as it opened in 2010. It really sits in a great spot being right in downtown near plenty of restaurants and nightlife. There is always something to do just before you head over to Red Hat or if you’re looking to continue the fun after leaving.
Also in Raleigh is the Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek. Concertgoers come here to see some of the biggest names in the music industry. Covered seats are available to watch the concert or you can get lawn tickets. There’s no need to go somewhere else before or after the concert if you’re hungry because there are several food and beverage options available on location. So grab a drink, something to eat and make your way to enjoy some live music.
In Cary is the Koka Booth Amphitheatre, home to a wide array of live performances, festivals, events, outdoor movies and much more. There is something for everyone – the young and young at heart. Whether it’s a date night, girls’ night out, family time or a friends outing, you’ll have the time of your life at the Koka Booth in Cary, North Carolina. Coming up on Monday, September 4, is the Carying Place Race. It’s an event for the entire family where there will be 5K and 10K races, as well as fun activities and music. Click here for more information. There are alays exciting events and concerts to look forward to.