Cirque Italia Water Circus @ International Foods
Nov 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Cirque Italia Water Circus @ International Foods
Cirque Italia brings a performance of European style. It is described as a “vivid, dramatic, and moving experience”All dates/times for Raleigh, NC:
Thursday Nov 14 at 7:30pm
Friday Nov 15 at 7:30pm
Saturday Nov 16 at 1:30pm
Saturday Nov 16 at 4:30pm
Saturday Nov 16 at 7:30pm
Sunday Nov 17 at 1:30pm
Sunday Nov 17 at 4:30pm
Sunday Nov 17 at 7:30pm

About this Event

NOTE: Seat assignment will be issued after ticket purchase based on BEST AVAILABLE for the selected ticket type. You will receive a separate email with your seat assignments.

Cirque Italia presents “Aquatic Spectacular.” The name reflects a unique attribute under the tent, as the show features a custom-designed water stage that travels from city to city. The stage holds 35,000 gallons of water that performers dazzle over while thrilling the audience with every move. With this unique feature under the tent, guests will be surprised, for it’s a show of its own!

Cirque Italia brings talented artists from across the world under the big top with performances that will really have you wanting more. They bring unique aerial acts, hand balancing, contortionists, and many more surprise performances that are breathtaking. They have created a show that is magical, modern, breathtaking, and most importantly –unforgettable!

6th Annual International Thanksgiving Dinner @ Richland Creek Community Church
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Internationals Ministry of Richland Creek Community Church would like to invite you to our 6th annual International Thanksgiving Dinner with around 20 countries represented! Please bring your family to the event as it will be a wonderful time of fellowship. Dinner will be provided. Please bring a traditional dessert or drink from your country to share during the event and be sure to arrive around 6:45pm for the event to begin at 7pm.

Do you have a song from your country you would like to share? Would you like to participate in scripture reading in your own language during the program? Contact Samantha Couick at [email protected] before the event so we can add you to the program schedule!

We are excited to see you and your family there!

Usui/Holy Fire III Reiki I Class (Beginner) @ The Sagewood Center
Nov 23 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Usui/Holy Fire III Reiki I Class (Beginner) @ The Sagewood Center

Holy Fire Reiki® is a new refinement of the Usui Reiki energy introduced by William Rand of the International Center for Reiki Training in Jan 2014. The energy is more refined than Usui Reiki and comes from a very high level of spiritual consciousness. My classes now combine Holy Fire Reiki® and Usui Reiki teachings. You can learn more about Holy Fire Reiki® here:

Usui/Holy Fire III Reiki® I Class
Sat Nov 23, 9.00-6.00 – $175
In this training, students are introduced to Reiki and also learn about the history of Reiki. Students receive the book; “Reiki, The Healing Touch, First and Second Degree Manual” by William Rand. This class is a combination of lecture, discussion, and experience. Practice time includes giving and receiving a complete Reiki treatment using all the hand positions, the self-treatment and practice using all the Japanese Reiki techniques.

All the information and techniques covered include:

  • Usui/Holy Fire Reiki® I placement
  • The Reiki hand positions
  • Giving a complete Reiki treatment for self and others
  • Japanese Reiki techniques
  • Hayashi Healing guide
  • Using Reiki for specific conditions
  • 180 page class manual
  • Class certificate

This is a beginners’ class and all are welcome. Cost includes a non-refundable deposit of $50.
Please contact Angela McGill at [email protected] or call 919-623-7412 if you are interested in this class.

24th Annual American Indian Heritage Celebration @ North Carolina Museum of History
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
24th Annual American Indian Heritage Celebration @ North Carolina Museum of History

Gather at the North Carolina Museum of History to learn about North Carolina’s American Indian culture.  There will be activities for the whole family including craft demonstrations and games!

Global Holiday Festival and Market @ Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh
Nov 23 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Global Holiday Festival and Market @ Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh

Join dozens of ethnic communities at the Global Holiday Festival and Market to celebrate and honor holidays and traditions from around the world. Sample traditional dishes, view free dance and music shows, engage with cultural groups, and shop for holiday gifts at the marketplace. Come celebrate the unique diversity of the Triangle area and enjoy the wintertime festivities!

Winter Wonderland Gala @ Brier Creek Country Club
Dec 6 @ 6:30 pm – Dec 7 @ 12:00 am
Holidays Around the World @ Raleigh Union Station
Dec 7 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Holidays Around the World @ Raleigh Union Station

Join us for a free celebration of the holidays inspired by the international communities in NC. Santa, Dance, Music, Desserts, Bazaars, Crafts, Beer, Wine from around the world…

Bring your kids and have fun!

Annual Year-End Mochitsuki @ NC Japan Center
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

There will be Mochi pounding for the kids, and Mochi with your favorite toppings, as well as hot Japanese soups to enjoy on a cold day with good friends.

We will also have a Taiko Workshop and a special performance by the Triangle Chorus Club.

Admission is FREE. Online registration is required so that we know how many people to expect.

You can also indicate on your registration whether you would like to volunteer at the event – we need help running these events and it’s fun to help out!

If you do indicate an interest in volunteering on the registration, our event volunteer coordinator will get in touch with you.

Register Here:

2019 Happy Hanukkah 8K – Eight Crazy Nights @ Raleigh, NC - Anywhere
Dec 22 @ 7:00 pm – Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm

Happy Hanukkah 8K – Eight Crazy Nights!


WHAT IS A VIRTUAL RACE? A virtual race is a race that can be run (or walked) from any location you choose. You can run, jog, or walk on the road, on the trail, on the treadmill, at the gym or on the track (or even at another race). You get to run your own race, at your own pace, and time it yourself. And your medal will be shipped directly to you. Complete a virtual 5K, 10K, half marathon and more!

Did you know that Hanukkah takes place December 22-30th in 2019? We are excited to celebrate with our first annual Happy Hanukkah 8K – Eight Crazy Nights! Take part in the Festival of Lights! December is also Universal Human Rights day and we will be donating 15% of each registration to the Human Rights Initiative, which provides legal and support services to refugees and immigrants who have suffered human rights abuses. They also advocate for justice and promote international human rights for all.

*For a limited time order an official t-shirt and/or hoodie HERE.

WhatThis is an 8K virtual race to celebrate Hanukkah. You can complete 1 kilometer for each night of Hanukkah. You can complete them all at once, or do them 1 kilometer at a time. Even better, complete 1K on each day of Hanukkah.

When: Complete your race any time in December!

*Medals and bibs will begin shipping at the end of November, and after that will ship within 2 to 5 days of signing up

Where: You choose the course and you time yourself (you’ll report your finishing time to us).

Why: Because we love Hanukkah!

Cost: The price is $20 and that includes your medal, bib, and shipping. Plus, at least 15% of every entry will be donated to the Human Rights Initiative. *We are in no way affiliated with this charity, we like to choose a different charity for each of our races and are happy to raise funds for them.

Jalloh’s Upright Services Presents: International Taste Of The World Gala @ Canterbury School
Dec 28 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jalloh's Upright Services Presents: International Taste Of The World Gala @ Canterbury School

Jalloh’s Upright Services Presents: The International Taste Of The World Gala Fundraising event with International Fashion.

International Gala presenting designs, food, music, and live cultural performances from around the globe.

Exclusive red carpet, black-tie event & upscale dress code.