With the success of the previous 8 Double Barrel Benefits, WKNC is broadening its emphasis on all things local. This year, DBB will include a day party and market Saturday, February 4 from NOON to 5 p.m. at Tir na nOg Irish Pub, just two doors down from The Pour House. The event is free and all ages!
Raffles will be held for WKNC merch, concert tickets, and VIP passes to Hopscotch 2012! There is also a fantastic list of Triangle charities, artists, and businesses important to WKNC. Check out the following artists
–Original handmade wood items, from jewelry to cuff links…
Skillet Gilmore – If you’ve ever seen a poster for American Aquarium or Small Ponds, its this guy.
Turtle Grass Body – Soaps, lotions, and everything that makes you smell good
Tiny Peepers – Musically inspired screenprinted clothing, towels, and the like
Redress Raleigh – Eco-conscious design, leading up to a fashion show in April
Matt Butler – hand-printed TOMS, prints, etc
MisterMisses – Student designers with NC on their mind
City Fabric – Awesome prints of the city of Raleigh
– Windhover is an annual literary and arts magazine, Technician is your friendly N.C. State newspaper
– Durham based re-users bring local art and a craft for everyone to make
– Facilitator of volunteerism in Wake County and beyond.
NCSU WESA – Wolfpack Environmental Student Assoc.; will be leading bike rides to and from the Market and both nights of DBB9
Of course, we couldn’t forget music. Prepare to enjoy music throughout the afternoon, with performances by:
Come out and support local art, local music, and local business February 4 from 1-5 p.m. at Tir na nOg.