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Raleigh Convention Center | November 1 - November 3, 2013
Buy Tickets | VIP Opening Preview: October 31st, 2013


Venue Detials

Raleigh Convention Center
500 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601

Exhibit Hall A:
45,638 square feet
120 Booths
Open space for Catering and Sculpture
Overlooking Office Space to be used as a VIP room

Loading Dock:
Accessible from the street
Indoor
10 Bays with short ramps
Enters directly into the Exhibit Hall
Temporary parking available

Schedule of Events

November 1st – November 3rd, 2013 | Opening Preview: October 31st, 2013

Thursday, October 31st, 2013
Hours: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Opening Night Preview Masquerade Ball
Tickets: $50.00 / $75.00 for two
Advanced Purchase: $40.00 / $50.00 for two
Proceeds go to a Raleigh Arts Commission

Friday, November 1st, 2013
Hours: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm (First Friday Open Late)
Tickets: $15.00 for adults
$5.00 for students and seniors
Children under 12 enter free
Free admission from 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Outdoor Live Graffiti Artist
After Party Location TBD

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
Hours: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tickets: $15.00 for adults
$5.00 for students and seniors
Children under 12 enter free

Collectors Gala:
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Location: TBD
Invitation Only

Sunday, November 3rd, 2013
11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tickets: $15.00 for adults
$5.00 for students and seniors
Children enter free



World of Art Showcase Presents: Art Raleigh 2013

Artists, Collectors, Galleries Owners and Art Enthusiasts will congregate in the Capital City for a weekend festival of Art. The World of Art Showcase will be presenting no less than 100 talented artists from all over the world. The admission of each artist will be decided upon review of a panel of ten art professionlatest newsals, including: curators, collectors and educators. Nestled in the heart of the east coast, Raleigh opens its doors to the Art World of the North, South, West and abroad.

The Opening Night Preview will be a Masquerade Ball on Thursday, October 31st, 2013- Halloween Night. While the kids are out trick and treating, the adults can have their own fun downtown at the Raleigh Convention Center. Art, Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres, music and masks are the ingredients for this unforgettable evening. Tickets will be available for purchase at www.WorldofArtShowcase.com. All proceeds from this event will be donated to the Raleigh Arts Commission.

Doors open to the public on Friday, November 1st, 2013 at 11:00 am. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door and in advance from www.WorldofArtShowcase.com. From 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm the doors will be open for free admission to celebrate Raleigh's First Friday cultural event. The World of Art Showcase will present a live graffiti muralist on the Raleigh Convention Center's outdoor patio. Be sure to stop by and see the action in person, it will be an event to remember. Free Shuttle services from ArtSpace, CAM and the NC Museum of Art will be provided to the Convention Center.

The hours for Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 and Sunday, November 3rd, 2013 will be from 11:00 am to 6:00pm with after parties at designated locations for networking.

It is our pleasure to bring you the 1st Annual Art Raleigh, presented by The World of Art Showcase and Jerry's Artarama.