Guide to Summer Events in Cary


Cary, NC — As the weather heats up, so does the events Calendar in Cary. To help you plan, and so you won’t miss anything, here’s are some highlights in our 2014 Guide to Summer Events in Cary.

Read more


Robert Plant Rocks Out in Cary

robert-plantCary, NC – Rock legend Robert Plant showed Cary’s Booth Amphitheatre a Rock N Roll good time. It wasn’t Led Zeppelin, but it was as close as most of us have ever gotten to that Hall of Fame band. Read more

Two Great Concerts in One Week


Story and photo by Lindsey Chester.

Cary, NC – This past week, Koka Booth Amphitheartre played host to two of the best concerts you are likely to see here in the Triangle: Passion Pit and The Lumineers. Read more

Concert Singers have Star Date with George Takei


Cary, NC – The Concert Singers of Cary are doing three special shows in partnership with the N.C. Symphony. One of them includes a performance with Star Trek’s George Takei.

Read more

Lovett, A Cool Evening At Booth


Story by Travis Toth, summer music intern for CaryCitizen.

Cary, NC – As the sun set over Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Delta Rae finished up their set and the crowd in Cary waited patiently for the main event. Finally, the acoustic band took the stage, but where was their front man? After a charming instrumental intro, Lyle Lovett entered from stage right and joined in for a catchy tune called “Choke My Chicken.” The evening was off to a great start. Read more

Cary Diwali 2012

Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – The Indian festival known as Diwali (or Festival of Lights, ) will be celebrated in spectacular style at Hum Sub’s 12th annual Cary Diwali on Saturday October 20 at Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary’s Regency Park.
Read more

Merle & Kris: “This is Country Music, Ladies and Gentlemen”

Story by Matt Young.

Cary, NC – It’s become a pattern. Rain, thunderstorms off and on all day, only to clear in the late afternoon, bringing lower temperatures, right before a concert at Koka Booth Amphitheatre. Read more

Coming to Cary: Bob Weir and Phil Lesh

Story by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – Get out your tie-dye t-shirts because Bob Weir and Phil Lesh of Grateful Dead fame are bringing their band Further to Booth Amphitheatre in Cary this July 11. Read more

Weekend Round Up: Road Race, Music and Soccer Season

Story by Lindsey Chester, photo by Philippe Leroyer.

Cary, NC- Chalk it up to the “never a dull moment” saying, but this weekend Cary has a lot going on! Take a look at our CaryCitizen Calendar for the complete listing of what you can find from WakeMed Soccer Park to Booth Amphitheatre and everywhere in between. Read more

History: 10 Years of Koka Booth Ampitheatre

Story by Lindsey Chester. Booth Amphitheatre at night photographed by AbbyLadyBug via a Flickr Creative Commons license.

Cary, NC- I remember walking through the woods with my 4 year old daughter in the summer of 1998 to attend an NC Symphony concert at the Ampitheatre in Regency Park.

The experience was magical and unlike any other concert I’d been to in the New York metro area before moving to Cary. Read more