WRAL@Home: Picks for this weekend
Posted May 21, 2020 9:00 a.m. EDT
Updated May 21, 2020 9:55 a.m. EDT
Raleigh, N.C. — Fair food, new recipes and a mountain hike are on the agenda this weekend.
Get your fair food fix via this drive-thru event - Get a taste of the North Carolina State Fair without leaving your car. The will be hosting Drive-Thru Fair Food Days May 22 - 25 and May 29-31. The events will run noon to 8 p.m. daily. Sales will be cash only. Food items include funnel cake, deep fried Oreos and smoothies served in a giant pineapple.
Learn how to shuck and grill oysters - Our Cook like the Pros series continues with this recipe from STIR Executive Chef Heather Miro.
Take a hike at Occoneechee Mountain - In addition to hiking, there are also a pair of ponds for fishing for bass and bream.
Order from the Durham Food Hall - More vendors have opened at the food hall this week.
Plant your own sunflower garden - Raleigh's popular sunflower field won't bloom this year, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy sunflowers this summer. Go Ask Mom has some tips on how to grow your own garden.
Make Quarantine Sweet Tea - WRAL reporter Sloane Heffernan and her son, Reed, shared this recipe for sweet tea with us.
Catch up on the WRAL Out & About Podcast - This week's guests have included folks from the Durham Food Hall, Bittersweet cafe, Union Special bakeshop and Lucettegrace.