May 10, 2018 – May 11, 2018 all-day America/New York Timezone
City Market
306 Parham St. C
Raleigh NC 27601

Tickets to Thrive NC On Sale Now

All ticket proceeds going to nonprofits that address food insecurity

RALEIGH, N.C. (February 27, 2018) – Tickets to Thrive NC presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) Night I and Night II are now on sale to the public. The food festival takes place May 10-11 in downtown Raleigh’s City Market and is part of the Thrive NC series of community and culinary events.

Tickets to Thrive NC cost $30 per night for adults. Beginning today, tickets are available at goThriveNC.com. All ticket sale proceeds will be donated to North Carolina nonprofits that address issues related to food insecurity. Attendees will help determine which nonprofits receive funding from ticket sales.

Attendees will enjoy a variety of samples and home-grown flavors from 50 local restaurants and breweries against the backdrop of live music each night.

Additionally, guests will experience live demonstrations both nights, showcasing award-winning chefs from across North Carolina. As previously announced, Vivian Howard will headline Thrive NC Night I (Thursday, May 10) and Night II (Friday, May 11) will feature Ashley Christensen.

Thrive NC celebrates how communities thrive when they are healthy and active. The two-day event will also include an opportunity to give back through community service. A collaborative summit will kick off the event to engage stakeholders in meaningful conversations to address statewide food system challenges. Join us to discover how food brings us together at the inaugural Thrive NC presented by Blue Cross NC.

For more event information, including future restaurant, chef and entertainment announcements, visit goThriveNC.com.