Welcome to Raleigh, NC
Nicknamed the “City of Oaks” because of the trees that are interlaced throughout the city, Raleigh is the second-largest city in North Carolina, and the state’s capital. It is part of the Research Triangle and has a blend between historic and modern architecture, with several smaller communities spread throughout the Raleigh area. The city is a major international touring attraction, and the Red Hat Amphitheater hosts several concerts in the summer months. In 2017, Raleigh was named the fifth-best place to raise a family in the United States, according to Forbes Magazine. The city offers more than 150 recreational locations throughout the city that includes 112 tennis courts and five public lakes.
We welcome you to come explore Raleigh!