Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina

Raleigh-Durham + Central North Carolina Travel Guide

Bar in a renovated bank. This lively bar occupies a former Wells Fargo bank. The owners kept the bulletproof teller windows and the main vault, where bartenders serve beer and Jagermeister shots on Saturday nights.

Superbly curated emporium of women’s designer clothing and accessories.

Sleek wine bar

Come November, tickets that haven’t been snapped up by students are available to the public.

Childress Vineyards, Yadkin’s newest winery, is owned by legendary NASCAR team owner Richard Childress and consists of a 65-acre vineyard and winery and will include a hotel complex.

Opens mid-October.

Cigar-friendly club

The museum doubles as a de facto shrine to alum Michael Jordan (old jerseys included).

Take part in hands-on science exhibits or catch a space show where the first NASA astronauts trained.