Upcoming Events

Sep
28
Sun
1:00 pm Get Moving Midtown Community Event @ North Hills - Midtown Park
Get Moving Midtown Community Event @ North Hills - Midtown Park
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Get Moving Midtown Community Event @ North Hills - Midtown Park | Beijing | Beijing | China
Feeling Fit? Mark your calendar for September 28th and join your fellow Midtowners from 1 – 5pm for the 100-minute Get Moving Midtown Challenge! Participants completing the whole 100 minutes will recieve the event t-shirt plus will be entered to win our Grand Prize. The Challenge will be conducted by 5 instructors from Midtown area fitness studio instructors – each for 20 minutes. Other activities include health screenings conducted by Duke Raleigh Hospital Health & Wellness Center, Healthy meal preparation
Oct
30
Thu
11:30 am MRA Annual Meeting & Midtown Her... @ Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley
MRA Annual Meeting & Midtown Her... @ Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley
Oct 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
MRA Annual Meeting & Midtown Hero Awards @  Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
All MRA members are invited to join us for our 2014 Annual Luncheon meeting and Midtown Hero Awards. This is the largest and most inclusive of our MRA events, so please plan to join us. Registration will be open approximately 60 days out, but please mark you calendar so you don’t double-book. Thank  you, and for information about sponsorship opportunities for this great event email your inquiry to clogan@midtownraleighalliance.org. Click here to see a video last year’s Annual Membership Meeting.
Nov
5
Wed
5:30 pm Beer Pairing Social @ Midtown Grille
Beer Pairing Social @ Midtown Grille
Nov 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Beer Pairing Social @ Midtown Grille | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
Be treated to several local raleigh beer samples and then help the Midtown Grille decide which beer should be on their next tap handle. Sommelier Max Trujillo will pair the different beer styles with delicious appetizers to enhance the experience. Then we need your vote!  

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ADVOCACY

MRA Advocating for Midtown's Needs

The Midtown Raleigh Alliance takes the lead in advocating for our vibrant Midtown home. Issues of transportation, public safety, recreational access and overall quality of life are critical to keeping Midtown successful and appealing. We are committed to monitoring and advocating through the public processes to further Midtown’s success! Here are a few of the top issues we are working on.

STAYING VIBRANT

The Midtown Brand

The Midtown Raleigh Alliance is exploring a project with the City of Raleigh that would allow for Midtown to create its own unique look and feel, a ‘graphic identity’ if you will. Alliance staff has reached out to the City Planners at the Urban Design Center to look at the Downtown sign program and see if Midtown could create a way-finding sign program that would serve the purposes of both way finding and creating the sense of place that Midtowners feel exists here.

WHAT'S SHAKIN'

  • Health Selections Abound in Summer

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    By Lorin Laxton, Catering Works Co-Owner Summer is perhaps the best time of year to plan healthy menus and easily create delicious recipes that will be applauded by all.  The State Farmers’ market in Raleigh is a great place to start, you are certain to find great values, variety and fresh product, as well as support local farms.   Keeping recipes simple, with few ingredients and opting for fresh rather than pre-packaged will go a long way in maintaining a healthy

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    Feeling Fit? Mark your calendar for September 28th and join your fellow Midtowners from 1 – 5pm for the 100-minute Get Moving Midtown Challenge! Participants completing the whole 100 minutes will recieve the event t-shirt plus will be entered to win our Grand Prize. The Challenge will be conducted by 5 instructors from Midtown area fitness studio instructors – each for 20 minutes. Other activities include health screenings conducted by Duke Raleigh Hospital Health & Wellness Center, Healthy meal preparation