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The Socialite: This Week’s Stylish Events


The Socialite: This Week’s Stylish Events


Zelebrate a Cure for Cancer: A Red Tie Event

Date: Thursday, April 25th

Time: 7:00 – 11:00 PM

Location: Zinda New Asian

Raleigh’s very own Sarah Styron invites you to raise your glass to the most elegant fundraiser of the year. Give in STYLE by supporting Sarah Styron’s Woman of the Year Campaign, while raising money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (LLS). Enjoy an evening complete with delicious hors d’oeuvres, great music, enticing raffles, step&repeat and even a signature drink, all in the name of philanthropy. All proceeds raised will go towards the LLS and the fight against cancer. Tickets are available here: If you are unable to attend, please feel free to support this great cause by donating here:

Art2Wear 2013 Runway Show

Date: Thursday, April 25th

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Court of North Carolina NC State University Campus

Art 2 Wear (A2W) is an educational event where students gain experience by coordinating and producing an annual show. Young designers are challenged to imagine, create, and inspire by expressing their point of view through wearable art. This highly anticipated fashion show fuses the talents of both NC State’s College of Design and College of Textiles, exposing student designers to the broader field of fashion. A2W’s vision is to inspire and challenge our audience and designers to think about clothing in a different way.

Triangle Beach Music Festival

Date: Saturday, April 27th

Time: Gates at 9:30 AM// Show at 10:30 AM

Location: Bryan Farms, Garner

The Triangle Beach Music Festival is in its 15th year! The biggest beach party on the East Coast featuring the best beach music and Top 40 bands in the world. The TBMF will once again return to Garner with a day of great music, great food, and tons of fun in the sun! Featured acts include Band of Oz, Jim Quick & Coastline, Spare Change, and the Craig Woolard Band. Tickets at the gate will be $35 cash – get your tickets early and save! For tickets:


Date: Saturday, April 27th

Time: 3:00 – 9:00 PM

Location: City Plaza

Presented by Shop Local Raleigh, Brewgaloo features craft breweries from North Carolina and partners with local food trucks. Entertainment will be provided for guests by local bands such Jack the Radio and Gravy Boys. There will also be the opportunity to shop local including Oak City Collective’s screen print apparel, bags and prints that reflect the city of Raleigh, local artists, musicians and creative contributors. Support your local economy, local beer and food vendors and come out for a great cause!


dtownMARKET: April Edition

Date: Saturday, April 27th

Time: 12:00 – 5:00 PM

Location: Motorco Music Hall

As always, dtownMARKET will be highlighting a selection of the area’s most dedicated crafters, designers, vintage tastemakers, and more. Come out and enjoy the indie crafts made with new and traditional techniques, dig through the bins of vintage goods, or pick up a selection of hand-cut flowers. Vendors include: Octopress Printing, Harts Tarts, Pinkhare, A World of Elegance Stained Glass, Jazzijua, allurings, Calamity Kittens, Really Pretty Cardinals, Retrospective Vintage, GoodKharmaReThreads, and Near Modern Disaster. At this month’s market you can expect to find: quirky note cards for any occasion, screen printed tees, hand crafted jewelry, pottery, vintage and remade fashions for men and women, tarts and other pastries from scratch, collage art, and other ART, FASHION, and FOOD. Curious about dtownMARKET or becoming a vendor? Check out


The 6th Annual Style Exhibition

Date: Friday, April 26th & Saturday, April 27th

Time: Door at 6:30 PM// Show at 7:30 PM

Location: The Medallion Center

Organized by 3JayProductions, the Style Exhibition is an annual event held in the spring and is a three-day culmination of events highlighting the business of fashion, beauty and entertainment in the local community. This year’s theme is “Concordia” which is a Latin term for harmony. There will be a trend-setter showcase on Friday, April 26th, followed by a finale showcase on Saturday, April 27th. Designers include Nepenthe, Lauren DeVaughn and Camille Jeanay.

If you would like to have your event featured in The Socialite, please email our Arts & Entertainment Editor, Tomris McDaniel at

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Tomris is a fashion blogger from Izmir, Turkey. She graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a degree in Communication Studies. Her experience with fashion and style includes modeling, blogging, working as a personal stylist, and interning at The Source Magazine in NYC. She loves to travel and lived in Brussels and Istanbul before relocating to The Triangle. She joined the STYLE team in April 2012. In August 2013, she took on the role of Triangle Market Editor. Contact:


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