A Day at the Derby at Washington Duke

Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club to host its second annual A DAY AT THE DERBY Saturday, May 3 from 11am until 7pm with a variety of offerings Join in the fun and excitement of Derby Day at Durham’s Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club. Savor Triple Crown cocktails and trophy-winning fare in a Derby-worthy atmosphere for the pre- race, the “Run for the Roses,” … Continue reading A Day at the Derby at Washington Duke

City Barbeque kicks off Grand Opening with BBQ Sauce Competition

City Barbeque Calls On Triangle ‘Que Enthusiasts To Submit Their Best Sauce Recipes Award-Winning Barbecue Restaurant Celebrates April 12 Grand Opening With Search For Triangle’s Best Barbeque Sauce   City Barbeque will host the Triangle Barbeque Sauce Contest to crown the Triangle’s ‘que sauce master as part of its grand opening celebration on Saturday, April 12.  Contestants have until Monday, March 31 to send their … Continue reading City Barbeque kicks off Grand Opening with BBQ Sauce Competition

Smashburger Opens in Durham March 12. Win dinner for two!

Smashburger opens in Durham on March 12 with 10% of first five days’ receipts benefitting Duke Children’s Hospital & Health Center When: March 12, 2014 Where: 2608 Erwin Road, Durham, NC Two local residents are opening “Smashburger” in Durham, the first of several they have planned for the Triangle region. Triangle residents for more than 27 years, area franchise owners Ketan and Jayshri Patel selected … Continue reading Smashburger Opens in Durham March 12. Win dinner for two!

My Carolina Today February Food Events Recap

A couple of times last year I had the opportunity to join Valonda Calloway and Mike Morse on My Carolina Today to talk about upcoming food events in the Triangle. It was a great experience and the perfect opportunity to do what I love most, promote local food and drink! Starting this month (Tuesday Feb 4), I will be on the show every first Tuesday … Continue reading My Carolina Today February Food Events Recap

Win a Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tour for Four

There is not much better then grabbing a group of friends and setting out to share and enjoy a meal at a local restaurant. Now multiply that number of restaurants by about 10 and you’re on your way to a gastronomic journey you’ll not soon forget. That is what Taste Carolina offers it’s customers and what Google+ Local is offering you. Here is your chance … Continue reading Win a Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tour for Four

Dave and Buster’s Cary – Fun, Food, and Fabulous Games!

When Johanna asked me if I could cover the Dave and Buster’s Cary media day, I may have clapped my hands and squealed. I have very fond memories of hanging out at the Dave and Buster’s in Atlanta as a visiting young adult- the combination of arcade games and mixed drinks was a potent recipe for fun. I wondered if it would be as much … Continue reading Dave and Buster’s Cary – Fun, Food, and Fabulous Games!

Durham Dishcrawl Debut

What do good food and  good company have in common? The ability to bring communities together! That is the premise behind Dishcrawl, a National organization working in well-known “foodie” areas to bring people together  via local restaurants. The “Five Points Feast” Durham Dishcrawl debut is taking place July 9th and 10th and offers an exciting new addition to what the Triangle area has to offer … Continue reading Durham Dishcrawl Debut