Triangle Chili Challenge

Downtown Chili Contest Returns as Cold Weather Comes In

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Cary, NC – For the fourth year, Cary residents can try some of the best chili in the state and vote for their favorites in this new annual tradition. Read more

Cary Pizza

Di Fara Pizza Tavern Bringing Brooklyn Style Pizza to Downtown Cary

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Cary, NC – Opening in early 2020, Di Fara Pizza Tavern is a new restaurant in Downtown Cary with by-the-slice pizza and specially treated water to give it the authentic New York Pizza taste. Read more

Lidl

Cary’s First Lidl Grocery Store Opening Early November

Cary, NC – After plans for a Lidl in Cary went through some changes in the past few years, Cary’s first Lidl will now officially open on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 on N Harrison Avenue.

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Cary Halloween

How to Celebrate Halloween in an Environmentally-Responsible Way

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Cary, NC – Halloween is known for its candy and trick-or-treating, but in many candies, there is an unseen environmental cost. Here are some tips on how to make sure you can be responsible while celebrating the season. Read more

Downtown Cary Food and Flea

Downtown Food and Flea Celebrates Its Fifth Year This Weekend

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Cary, NC – As Downtown Cary has grown these past several years, Downtown Cary Food and Flea has grown right along side it. This month’s market marks five years it has been open and selling local goods downtown. Read more

Triangle Oktoberfest

Triangle Oktoberfest Returns to Cary with German Cultural Exchange

Cary, NC – The biggest Oktoberfest celebration in the region takes place here in Cary and this year’s Triangle Oktoberfest includes more focus on German cultural exchange, plus popular contests are getting extra attention. Read more

Downtown Cary Farmers Market

What I Made from the Downtown Cary Farmers Market

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Cary, NC – Fall is one of my favorite times of year to hit the Downtown Cary Farmers Market on Saturday. It’s fun to let the market guide what I make that weekend. This past weekend I was craving Thai food, and as always, the market provided me with plenty of inspiration to make the laziest, tastiest Coconut Eggplant Soup over Jasmine Rice. Yum! Read more

Fermentation Festival

Cary’s First Ferment Fest Shares the Joys of Fermented Foods and Drinks

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Cary, NC – Humans have been fermenting their foods and drinks for more than 10,000 years, but today, few people try to do it on their own. A new festival in Cary is celebrating fermented foods while also teaching people how they can create it at home. Read more

Cary Lobster

Lobster Fest Returns to Cary in October 2019

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Cary, NC – The first Saturday in October has come to mean only one thing to a church community in Cary and its growing legion of lobster-loving friends. For the 13th consecutive year, St Paul’s Episcopal Church at 221 Union St. is throwing its doors open for its annual Lobster Fest from 11 AM to 3 PM on Saturday, October 5, 2019. Read more

Meet the Farmers at the Farmers Fall Festival

Cary, NC – The Cary Downtown Farmers Market was founded in 1996, and is Cary’s original farmers market. They celebrate the Fall harvest season with the third annual Farmers Fall Festival on Saturday, September 28, 2019, with an extended footprint onto West Chatham Street. Read more