Check Out the Midtown Raleigh Farmers’ Market on Saturday Morning

The Midtown Farmers’ Market is one of the best independent grocers found around Raleigh.  Source: Facebook

Sometimes, it can be difficult to find fresh produce and groceries in the city. However, at our apartment near a farmers' market, you might be closer to one than you think at the Midtown Farmers’ Market. Fresh groceries and produce aren't the only thing you'll find there. Many of the vendors are local and you can find a variety of goods. You can find … [Read more...]

Head to Cary for a Full Weekend of Halloween Fun

There are plenty of fun Halloween events going on this October around your Raleigh apartment community.  Source: morgueFile

Our vibrant region loves to celebrate Halloween. Enjoy some ghouls, witches, and pumpkins, by heading to these three local events. If you are a film buff, October is all about the scary movies. For a great film in a fantastic setting, start by heading to the Koka Booth Ampitheatre at 6 pm on October 23rd through October 25th to enjoy the Spooktacular … [Read more...]

Finish the Oktoberfest Run Green 8K with a Beer

The Oktoberfest Run Green 8K brings beer, exercise, and eco-friendly fun to downtown Raleigh. Source: Facebook

A good run deserves to be celebrated. Combine fitness with a tasty brew by heading to the Oktoberfest Run Green 8K. Brought to you by the same organizers as the St. Paddy's Green Run, this race combines all of the fun of Oktoberfest with a bit of exercise. To really get in the mood for the event, grab your liederhosen or other German-inspired attire. … [Read more...]

3 Moves for Great Arms from the Exercise Ball

Here are some excellent Pilates ball exercises that you can practice from the comfort of the modern fitness center here at your Raleigh apartment community's fitness center.    Source: FreeDigitalPhotos

Are you ready for an arm workout? Visit our apartment's fitness center and try out these moves with an exercise ball. Bicep curls are a common exercise, done with dumbbells. Add the exercise ball by putting it between a wall and your back. Then, do a bicep curl by putting the weights at your side and bending them up, toward your shoulder. With the … [Read more...]

Play Pool and Enjoy a Cold Beer at Buck’s Billiards Sports Bar

Buck's Billiards Sports Bar is a great place to meet-up with friends to play some pool or watch the latest game.  Source: Facebook

Most sports bars have a rather humdrum selection of beer, but not Buck's. Buck's Billiards Sports Bar has all the comforts of an ordinary sports bar including 8 big screen televisions, 16 pool tables, 6 dart boards, a food menu, even an event room in the back. But what makes them extraordinary is the beer menu. At Buck's, you can choose from a wide … [Read more...]