As one of the fastest growing cities in the area, suburban Cary is the place to be!
Tucked in between Durham and Raleigh, Cary has blossomed into a fantastic area for arts,
music, culinary favorites, sports, technology and much more.
Community Festivals and Events of All Kinds
400+ Seat Theatre
Local Arts Classes & Open Studio Programs
"WakeMed Soccer Park is now the home to North Carolina FC of theUnited Soccer League and the North Carolina Courage of theNational Women's Soccer League. The NC State Wolfpack men's and women's teams of the ACC play select matches there and the complex regularly hosts major tournaments such as the NCAA College Cup, the ACC Soccer Championships, and the NCHSAA high school state soccer finals."
Cary is home to many open-air shopping areas, but Crossroads Plaza is
always buzzing with activity. Hobby Lobby, Old Navy, Best Buy,
American Eagle, a nearby Target and around 20 spots for dining,
this is a super easy one-stop shop!
A one-of-a-kind performing arts venue that seats 7,000 people. Nestled on the edge of Symphony Lake, this venue blends into the natural surroundings and is an ideal place for a night out!
Originally the town's first indoor movie theater in the 1940's, The Cary has recently been renovated into "a multi-use cultural facility with a focus on digital arts, including film, and youth & amateur theater & music."
34 Parks on 2,688 acres of land, including playgrounds, picnic shelters, boating and fishing areas, nature trails, sports facilities, a sprayground and skate parks! It's dificult to choose just one favorite. Be sure to check out some of our highlighted parks below!
Multiple playground areas including an accessible large play area equipped for children of all needs and abilities, hiking trails, picnic shelters, and even a dragon sculpture built into a hill!
The largest park in Cary includes a lake, rental boats, athletic and playground areas, paved and unpaved trails, picnic spots including a boathouse with rocking chairs, an amphitheater and more.
Known for it's 8 foot climbing boulders, North Cary also features multiple playgrounds, beach volley ball courts, picnic shelters, paved trails, and athletic courts and fields.
Home to the town's first sprayground! Also has a large playground, a 10 foot climbing boulder, a picnic shelter and a 2 acre dog park.
The most amazing authentic French boulangerie and cafe you can get outside of France! In addition to bakery staples and seasonal treats, you can grab a quick lunch at one of their 3 Cary location.
Located in the Umstead Hotel and Spa, Heron's is a stand out for their for fine dining menu. This AAA Five Diamond award-winning restaurant features American food with a Southern inspiration at breakfast, lunch and dinner.
"Modern-rustic joint for Mexican street food, clever margaritas & select tequilas, with craft beer." Great ambiance and portion size, what more can you ask in a Mexican restaurant?
This small, family-owned Turkish and Mediterranean restaurant is always on Cary restaurant Top Ten lists. No matter what made-from-scratch dish you order, you can't go wrong... be sure to check out their Sunday Specials!
"A group of brewers competing in local and regional homebrew competitions" who decided to go commercial. This family and dog friendly brewery welcomes local food trucks, and is known for their craft brews, snacks, and social events.
The place to go for an fun twist on southern classics, using lots of locally sourced ingredients. Voted among the best chicken and waffles in Cary. Don't miss their weekend brunch!