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Welcome to the most vibrant and spirited district in Raleigh, Sip n’ Stroll Downtown Raleigh!

Daily from 10:00 AM until 10:00 PM

Immerse yourself in the captivating charm of Downtown Raleigh as you shop at local retailers, explore public art installations, attend festivals, and more. Admire the historic architecture juxtaposed with modern marvels, all while indulging in the flavors of the city's finest beverages. Each step you take reveals a new corner to explore and a new taste to savor.

What is Sip n’ Stroll Downtown Raleigh, you ask?

It’s a magical zone where you can enjoy your favorite alcoholic beverages outdoors (sold by an establishment licensed for the sale of alcoholic beverages for on-premises consumption), creating unforgettable memories as you explore the heart of Downtown Raleigh.

The social district operates seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Who’s In

Sip n’ Stroll Downtown Raleigh is more than the libations – it's a culinary journey of epic proportions and a tour of one-of-a-kind treasures, local fashion, and delightful gifts to commemorate your experience in Downtown Raleigh.

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Window clings will be displayed on businesses’ doors or windows to identify their status:

  • SOLD HERE (Green) - Purchase Sip n' Stroll drinks at these establishments
  • WELCOME HERE (Blue) - Sip n' Stroll drinks welcome in these non-ABC permitted establishments
  • NOT PERMITTED HERE (Red) - Sip n' Stroll drinks not allowed; Sip n' Stroll drinks not available for purchase

Sip Responsibly, Stroll Delightfully

As you embark on your sip and stroll adventure, remember to embrace the spirit of responsible enjoyment. Sip with moderation, stroll with merriment, and cherish every moment with your crew. It's all about creating unforgettable experiences with friends and making new connections with fellow strollers along the way. For more information, visit this FAQ.

See you soon in Downtown Raleigh! Cheers! 🍻

Sip n’ Stroll Downtown Raleigh is a City of Raleigh Social District

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