Category: The Whirl

The Whirl: 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop

The City of Raleigh Museum honored the 50th anniversary of hip hop with a Symposium, Black Party Street Festival and Sneaker Ball.

The Whirl: La Maison Grand Opening

On Sept. 28, La Maison had a ribbon cutting for its flagship design store in North Hills, with a welcome tour, raffle drawings and bouquets.

The Whirl: Chairity 2023

The Green Chair Project’s Sweeter Dreams program provides children in Wake County with a bed of their own.

The Whirl: NC Symphony Opening Weekend

Music director Carlos Miguel Prieto led the North Carolina Symphony’s Opening Weekend concerts in Meymandi Concert Hall Sept. 23 and 24.

The Whirl: BELIEVE Bash 2023

BELIEVE – Stroke Recovery Foundation hosted its inaugural BELIEVE BASH at Whitaker & Atlantic, raising more than $117,000.

The Whirl: Alliance Medical Garden Party

About 125 founders, supporters, providers and partners gathered by the Alliance Garden to celebrate the growth of Alliance Medical Ministry.

The Whirl: Evening of Giving 2023

Designed For Joy’s event raised $95,000 to help provide living wages and work experience to women in crisis.

The Whirl: Bottoms Up

The event raised over $150,000 for Diaper Train, a nonprofit that provides on average 500,000 diapers annually to Wake County.

The Whirl: WINnovation 2023

On Sept. 15, WALTER hosted the ninth annual WINnovation at The Umstead Hotel & Spa to celebrate female leadership through storytelling.

The Whirl: Fab Foo Grand Reopening

The Fab Foo’s grand re-opening began with a party for friends and family, celebrating the move and the launch of Raleigh Cocktail Company

The Whirl: Shelley Smith Reception

On August 30, The Umstead Hotel & Spa hosted a reception for visual artist Shelley Smith’s month long exhibition

The Whirl: Ella West Gallery Opening

The first exhibit, Return to Parrish Street: A Dream Realized, features work by artists Clarence Heyward, Kennedi Carter and Ransome.