Raleigh, N.C. — Our best bets this week include John Mayer, a gourmet seafood dinner, several live shows, an outdoor movie, a beer event at the museum and more.
Oak House and Easter Island - See these bands at The Pour House Music Hall tonight.
The Lion King Sing-Along - Not just for kids, but for all Lion King fans, sing along to the movie's upbeat songs in these theaters in Durham and Raleigh tonight.
Family-Style Summer Seafood Dinner - The Durham Hotel is celebrating the upcoming opening of Saltbox Seafood Joint bv hosting this cocktail hour and al fresco feast featuring wild head-on shrimp, Hatteras oysters and fisherman’s favorites that don’t often make it in from the coast like porgy, spade fish and live crawfish. Peach leaf sangria and cold beer will be available
Mira Wine Dinner - Bin 54 Steak and Cellar in Chapel Hill hosts this six-course dinner featuring Mira Wines of Napa Valley's hand-crafted, all-natural wines.
The Secret Garden - Performances of this beloved story start by Theatre Raleigh at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts tonight.
UniverSoul Circus - Shows continue at PNC Arena through Aug. 20.
Music on Market - Enjoy live music in downtown Raleigh every Wednesday from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
The Magpie Salute - See the American rock band formed in 2016 by former Black Crowes guitarist Rich Robinson at The Ritz tonight.
John Mayer - The artist will perform at the Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek.
Girls Guns and Glory - The band will play at Local 506 in Chapel Hill.
Love Tribe - The band will play at Triangle Town Center as part of their free, weekly Creekside Wined Down music series.
Amanda Shires - The singer and violinist will play Motorco Music Hall in Raleigh.
Acoustic Syndicate - The band will play a free show as part of the Back Porch Music on the Lawn series at American Tobacco.
Karaoke Thursdays - London Brewing & Distillery hosts karaoke night every Thursday in Raleigh.
The Embers ft. Craig Woolard - Enjoy free, live music at North Hills tonight.
Wine Away Friday - Enjoy live music from Half Past Six, wine flights, snacks, wine slushies and beer at Chatham Hill Winery in downtown Cary.
Natural Selections - The NC Museum of Natural Sciences hosts this event featuring hands-on beer activities, a discussion, games and live music by Handsome Al and the Lookers.
NCMA Summer Movies: Moonlight - See the Oscar-winning movie outdoors at the museum. Tickets are $6 for non-members.
Captain Beyond - Captain Beyond will be performing live with Demon Eye, who will be celebrating the release of their album, and Colussus at The Pour House Music Hall.
Get more picks for this month on our best bets calendar, and check back on Thursday for our official picks for the weekend.