Oak City 7

at 500 Fayetteville St, Raleigh, 27601 United States

Raleigh's free summer concert series. www.oakcity7.com www.RaleighCityPlaza.com

Oak City 7
500 Fayetteville St
Raleigh , NC 27601
United States
Contact Phone
P: (919) 844-1515


Oak City 7 is a summer concert series located in City Plaza (on Fayetteville Street) in beautiful downtown Raleigh. Admission is free to the public and the events take place from 5:00pm to 10:30pm every other Thursday, from Memorial Day through Labor Day. There will be seven shows total. Oak City 7 features notable local, regional and national bands along with local and craft beers. There are four or five bands per event. Oak City 7 does not utilize any taxpayer money and is 100% sponsor driven. The series will drive substantial revenue into the local economy encouraging attendees to visit local shops, bars, and restaurants before and after each event. Given that the series is sponsor driven, we greatly appreciate your support of these companies who are assisting in local economic growth. Showcasing amazing local products, services, and artists is the foundation for Oak City 7, all the while providing the public with a comfortable and enjoyable free concert setting. Oak City 7 Dates: May 29, 2014 June 12, 2014 June 26, 2014 July 10, 2014 July 24, 2014 August 7, 2014 August 21, 2014 Beginning in 2014, Oak City 7 will alternate Thursday's with Raleigh's new free summer concert series, Pickin' in the Plaza. This means free live music on Fayetteville Street every Thursday night from Memorial Day through Labor Day! www.pickinintheplaza.com/ FAQ: Why the name “Oak City 7”? The “Oak City” part being an obvious reference to the beautiful city of Raleigh. The “7” because there are seven shows throughout the summer, taking place on alternating Thursdays, beginning the Thursday after Memorial Day and ending the Thursday before Labor Day. Where is Oak City 7 located? OC7 is located in City Plaza on Fayetteville Street in downtown Raleigh, NC. A “GPS” address to the stage would be: 500 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh NC How much is admission? Admission is free. What time does it start? Each event starts at 5pm, with the live music starting at 5:00pm. Each event concludes at 10:30pm Will alcohol be available for sale? Yes, OC7 has a wide variety of local and craft beers available. Are there age restrictions? OC7 is all-ages, however you must be at least 21 years of age with a valid I.D. to purchase alcohol. Where do I park? There are a number of parking decks throughout the area, as well as the free R-Line transit. For details visit: http://www.godowntownraleigh.com/get-around/parking/parking-decks What can I bring into the event? You can bring anything that you would normally be allowed to bring to City Plaza on any given day. For example, you cannot bring your own alcohol. And although we encourage you supporting the local businesses of downtown, you are allowed to bring your own food or snacks. But there is a wide variety of great local foods available on-site. Please support those vendors and companies helpful in making this series free to the public. Can I bring my pets? The event is a pet-friendly event, however we ask pet-owners to leash their dogs and be courteous of other music fans. We just ask you exercise good common sense when bringing your pet. If your pet is very well-socialized, this event should be just fine for your furry friend. Rain or Shine? The event is rain or shine, but should extreme weather cause a cancellation, it will be posted here at OakCity7.com How can I book my band to play Oak City 7? Email: Booking@OakCity7.com How can I apply to be a vendor at Oak City 7? Email: Vendor@OakCity7.com How can I become a sponsor of Oak City 7? Email: Sponsorships@OakCity7.com You didn’t answer my question here. Who may I contact to have my question answered? Local@OakCity7.com Contact: General Inquiries: Local@OakCity7.com Sponsorships: Sponsorships@OakCity7.com Booking: Booking@OakCity7.com Vendors: Vendor@OakCity7.com Mailing Address: Oak City 7 PO Box 17737 Raleigh NC 27619

Opening time

  • Thursdays: 17:00- 22:30

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The 2014 Season Finale of Oak City 7 starts right now! The Posies head line tonight and then we'll be at Deep South the Bar for the official after party!

Published on 2014-08-21 21:00:02 GMT

Come out early for the One Tribe Drum Circle at 5 pm today! LowderStill hits the main stage at 6 pm and we'll be partying in City Plaza until 10:30.

Published on 2014-08-21 18:00:03 GMT

Here are the schedule details for tonight! 5:00 PM One Tribe Drum Circle 6:00 PM Rebekah Todd 6:45 PM LowderStill 7:40 PM Dragmatic 8:35 PM I Was Totally Destroying It 9:30 PM The Posies

Published on 2014-08-21 15:00:01 GMT

It's almost THIRSTY THURSDAY! Our beer truck will have tasty brews on tap tomorrow from Natty Greene's Brewing Co., Aviator Brewing Company, Big Boss Brewing Company, White Street Brewing Company, Inc, Lonerider, and Starr Hill Brewing Company.

Published on 2014-08-20 22:15:01 GMT

Here's that Food Truck list! We'll have these on site tomorrow: Baguettaboutit The Humble Pig SweetWater Ices Tar Heel Creamery CJ's Street Food Baton Rouge Quisine