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Midtown magazine offers readers an inside look at Raleigh life, from Downtown to Midtown and northward to the 540 outer beltway. Anchored in the “second downtown” of the Midtown/North Hills area, Midtown captures the capital city experiencing an explosion in growth of population, state offices, businesses, medical facilities, and homes and apartments. Blending old historic with the modern new South, Midtown introduces you to the people and places that make Raleigh the hottest place to live, work and play.

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If You Build It, They Will Come

North Carolina plays a leading role in film and television content production. BY MARIO BOUCHER North Carolina may not be Hollywood East, but film and television production here contributes significantly

Cheetie Kumar: Rock Star Chef

You name it and James Beard Award–Nominated Chef Cheetie Kumar has probably done it. BY ELLIOT ACOSTA Between her time as an critically acclaimed chef, a restaurant owner, an entrepreneur,

The Lost Community of Crabtree Creek

Umstead Park’s ruins tell a story of North Carolina’s rural history. BY ERIC MEDLIN William B. Umstead State Park is one of the most-visited state parks in North Carolina. According

From Snug to Sumptious

PICTURED ABOVE: Guests can enjoy craft cocktails, wine and beer, and charcuterie and other treats in the parlor at Raleigh’s Heights House Hotel.   It’s the details that set apart

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🥂 Congratulations to the winner of our @heightshousenc giveaway, @alyinraleigh! 🎉 We can’t wait to hear all about your experience!
Last days to enter our @heightshousenc giveaway! A winner will be selected by Monday morning. 

If you read our article on 8 North Carolina Boutique Hotels {link to story in our bio}, you will know all about Raleigh’s beautiful @heightshousenc hotel. They are giving away a free night’s stay to one lucky Midtown reader! 

Here’s how it works. 
1. Follow both @midtownmagazine and @heightshousenc to be entered once. 
2. For a bonus entry, share our post announcing the article “From Snug to Sumptuous: 8 North Carolina Boutique Hotel Experiences.” 
3. At the end of a week, we will announce the lucky winner and send you a message about how to claim your prize. Pay attention to your messages to find out if you won! 

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🇺🇸 Firebirds Wood Fired Grill is honoring those who serve and have served our country by offering a free entrée to military members who dine with a guest on Wednesday, May 15. See @firebirdsgrill for more details and information.
👩🏻‍🌾 Meet the farmers! 🍓

We chat with Emily Tischer of @stoneyacresnc and Jean and Lisa Copeland of @jeansmarketapex about life on the farm and the impact of female farmers in local communities. 

Listen through the link in our bio or wherever you normally listen to podcasts. 

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Giveaway alert! 

If you read our article on 8 North Carolina Boutique Hotels {link to story in our bio}, you will know all about Raleigh’s beautiful @heightshousenc hotel. They are giving away a free night’s stay to one lucky Midtown reader! 

Here’s how it works. 
1. Follow both @midtownmagazine and @heightshousenc to be entered once. 
2. For a bonus entry, share our post announcing the article “From Snug to Sumptuous: 8 North Carolina Boutique Hotel Experiences.” 
3. At the end of a week, we will announce the lucky winner and send you a message about how to claim your prize. Pay attention to your messages to find out if you won! 

#nctravel #nchotels #giveaway
You name it and James Beard Award–Nominated Chef Cheetie Kumar has probably done it.

Written by Elliot Acosta
Photo courtesy of Joe Payne 

{link to story in bio}

@garlandraleigh @ajjaeats @cheetieku
The May/June issue of Midtown is heading to newsstands now!

This issue includes:

🏢 North Carolina boutique hotels
🌳 Umstead Park’s lost history 
🍴 Chef Cheetie Kumar 
🎥 Our state’s future in film 
➕ Much more! 

Find a copy this weekend, then check out the stories online through the link in our bio. 

Cover photo by Monica Slaney @heightshousenc
The @ncmuseumhistory to close for renovation!

⚠️ The third-floor exhibits will close on June 3, 2024. 
⚠️ The first-floor exhibits and the physical museum building will close on October 7, 2024. 
⚠️ The museum shop will remain open to the public until December 29, 2024. 

The museum is expected to be closed for 2-3 years while undergoing this exciting metamorphosis. We can’t wait to see the changes! 

Photo courtesy of The North Carolina Museum of History 

#nchistorymuseum #nchistory @downtownraleigh @downtownraleighalliance
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2024 Diamond Awards FAQs

Date/Time/Location: January 18, 2024 6:30p-9:30p ET Museum of Natural Sciences 11 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC 27601 *Please Use the Entrance to the Building below Insert new Building information Parking