WakeUP Annual Reception

Event Details

  • Date: 09/30/2021 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Host: WakeUP Wake County
  • Address: 1030 Richardson Drive, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603, US
  • Event Website


NC Conservation Network affiliates and partners exclusive tickets

WakeUP Wake County is excited to host our annual reception again this year. Over the past fifteen years WakeUP has brought together experts, decisionmakers, elected officials, and community leaders to help drive better growth policies in Wake County. Our annual reception will celebrate our achievements and ongoing work, and create an opportunity to meet and connect with business and elected leaders in the Triangle.

– Growth themed artworks by Wake County high school students
– Performance by cellist and composer Shana Tucker, Executive Director of Kidznotes
– An address by Mitchell Silver, former New York City Parks Commissioner and former Raleigh Chief Planning & Development Officer and Planning Director. He is now back in Raleigh as Vice President of Urban Planning at McAdams.
– Cocktail hour with business leaders and elected officials
– Tour the recent restoration of the Dix Chapel

VIP ticket holders will enjoy a private cocktail hour with a free drink and networking with special guests and elected officials starting at 5:30pm.

Hor d’oeuvres from By The Grace will be served in a covid-safe manner

The event wll be hosted in a Covid-safe manner outdoor. Masks are required, guests must be vaccinated to attend.

Attendees that arrive by public transit, walk, or bike/scooter will receive a free drink ticket

Sponsors include:
Morningstar Law Group
Trophy Brewing
Raleigh Wine Shop
The Well Fed Community Garden
Mission First Realty
Arthur & Anya Gordon
Will Allen & Ruth Heuer
Sig & Nancy Hutchinson
Mary & Jay Sell
Michael & Molly Stuart

Additional Information

NC Conservation Network affiliates and partners should use discount code WAKEUP2021 for exclusive free tickets

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