ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
The Socialite: This Week’s Stylish Events
Date: Thursday, August 8th
Time: 5:00 – 10:30 PM
Location: Raleigh City Plaza
Come out and enjoy week six of the 2013 Oak City 7 series, with Big Something, The Broadcast, Wesley Wolfe, Spiralfire! FREE at City Plaza on Fayetteville Street in Downtown Raleigh! The Aquafina Happy Hour at 5:00 pm, with $1 pizza slices from La Volta plus early local performers. Main stage music kicks off at 6:30 PM and rocks until 10:30 PM. The Week Six Line Up is as follows: Spiralfire at 6:30 PM, Wesley Wolfe at 7:25 PM, The Broadcast at 8:20 PM, and Big Something at 9:15 PM. This event is FREE and open to the public.
Date: Friday, August 9th
Time: 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM
It’s time for your monthly dose of all things NC Hip Hop! This month, Mass Appeal brings to you live painting outside by Dominique Carter and live art projected on the side of the building by Victor Knight! Bboy Poppin’ Paul, Aquaboogy & Goldi Lox will be tearing up the floor while featured DJ Brett Rock along with DJ Merlin and SPCLGST will keep things moving all night long inside and on the patio. The Carolina Creative Class will be in attendance so don’t miss out. No cover all night! To see highlights of past events: http://oakcityhustle.com/
Date: Wednesday, August 14th
Time: 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Zinda’s “Celebrity Bartender Event Series” is a year-long event series created to raise awareness and funds for nonprofits making an impact in the local community. This month, the event will benefit The Jimmy V Celebrity Golf Classic benefiting The V Foundation for Cancer Research. 10% of bar proceeds from the evening are donated to the nonprofit partner. Celebrities and other local personalities who will be guest bar-tending this month are: Pam Valvano Strasser; Jimmy V Celebrity Golf Classic Board Member, Elliott Avent; NCSU Head Men’s Baseball Coach, Mark Gottfried; NCSU Men’s Basketball Coach, Dr. John Cavanagh; Assistant Vice Chancellor of Research Development at NCSU, and Frank McCann; Jimmy V Celebrity Golf Classic Tournament Executive Director.
If you would like to have your event featured in The Socialite, please contact our Arts & Entertainment Editor, Tomris McDaniel at AE@carolinastylemag.com
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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: Triangle@carolinastylemag.com