WALTER events bring the magazine to life. From intimate author readings to our popular WINnovation summit for women leaders, WALTER events celebrate Raleigh talent in the literary, business and culinary worlds — and beyond. See what we’ve got coming up below, and be sure to follow @waltermagazine for the latest information, ticket releases, giveaways and more!
Taste of the Wild
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 11 | THE MERRIMON-WYNNE HOUSE
For the eighth year, WALTER honors the outdoors with a sustainable, farm-to-table dinner.
Hear from James Beard award winning chef Ricky Moore and pit-master Matt Register as they collaborate on a unique menu and share the importance of sourcing local ingredients.
Celebrate the Season
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6 | CAM RALEIGH
PAST WALTER EVENTS
Here is some information about other WALTER events over the past year.
WINnovation: Women In Innovation
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 | THE UMSTEAD HOTEL & SPA
WALTER’s annual celebration of women, innovation and entrepreneurial ship returned for its ninth year. We heard from four local leaders regarding their career journeys and lessons they have learned along the way. Guests enjoyed a day of interactive workshops, networking and inspiration. This year’s speakers were Debra Austin, Ballet Master at Carolina Ballet; Janet Cowell, President + CEO of Dix Park Conservancy; Kathryn Shah, Co-Founder and President of Spring & Mulberry; and Preeti Waas, Chef & Owner of Cheeni Indian Food Emporium.
At the Table with Susan Gravely
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 5, 2023 | TRANSFER CO. FOOD HALL
At this event, guest learned how to make delicious primis & pastas with Vietri CEO Susan Gravely and her best friend Frances Mayes. Susan shared recipes from her new book, Italy on a Plate: Travels, Memories, Menus, with the help from chefs and pasta makers from Raleigh’s Alimentari at Left Bank. Click here for a recap and photos from the event.
An Evening with Beverly McIver & Liza Roberts
THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2023 | CAM, RALEIGH
WALTER guests were the first to view Beverly McIver’s new exhibition at CAM. The North Carolina native and nationally recognized artist was joined by Liza Roberts, author of The Art of the State, for an intimate conversation about art and identity. The evening included heavy hors d’oeuvres, refreshments and a book signing. Click here for a recap and photos from the event.
At Home with Frances Mayes
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 9 | WHITAKER & ATLANTIC
Over wine and small bites, guests celebrated Frances Mayes’ latest work, A Place in the World: Finding the Meaning of Home. In her talk and interview with her friend Susan Gravely, Mayes shared stories of her travel through the United States to Central America, Africa and beyond. Click here for a recap and photos from the event.
Taste of the Wild 2022
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2022 | THE MERRIMON-WYNNE HOUSE
At this farm-to-table dinner honoring the outdoors, guests enjoyed an exclusive collaborative menu from chef Dean Neff of Seabird in Wilmington, pit master Wyatt Dickson of PICNIC in Durham and Sean Wilson of Fullsteam Brewery in Durham while they learned about the importance of eating local. Click here for a recap and photos from the 2022 event.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2022 | THE UMSTEAD HOTEL & SPA
This annual event celebrates female leadership, diversity and innovation with a dynamic speaker panel, networking and professional workshops. This year’s speakers were Anita Watkins, Jaki Shelton Green, Zena Howard and Valerie Hillings. Click here for a recap and photos from the 2022 event.
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