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2014 Singer-Songwriter Contest

Can you write the next great ode to North Carolina? Enter this year’s singer-songwriter contest presented by the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau.
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Arts & Culture

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Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends: Live at Our State

Steph Stewart and the Boyfriends play some of their newest tunes in the Our State library.
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A Tribute to Dr. Maya Angelou

Remembering the phenomenal poet who adopted North Carolina as her home.
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Dance Till Dawn

In Rocky Mount, June Germans were the high-society highlight of the year, transforming tobacco warehouses and bringing big bands, national press, and even a movie star to town.
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Under a Carolina Moon

During World War II, a chance meeting led to a long-distance romance forever preserved in letters.

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Blue Crabs’ Secret

North Carolina fishermen look to the moon to unlock secrets of the natural world.

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Quarter Moon Books

Part café, part boutique, the heart of this Topsail Beach shop has always been books.

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Chatham County Line: Live at Our State

Watch Chatham County Line perform songs from their newest album, Tightrope, in the Our State library.
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10 Outdoor Events You Shouldn’t Miss in N.C.

From live music to food festivals, there is no shortage of ways to spend a day outside in North Carolina.
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The Moon and You: Live at Our State

Asheville acoustic duo The Moon and You stopped by the Our State library with cello and guitar in tow.
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String Towns

There’s great music in every corner of our state. Here are just a few places to hear and play traditional tunes.
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