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July

COWBOI Christmas in July

July 28 @ 10:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Since we celebrate our birthday in January, we've decided to have a proper Night Rider Christmas Party. Don your gayest Cowboi Christmas attire and we'll have a photo booth set up where you can have your picture taken with our very own dirty Santa, DJ Filthhound.

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August

3
August
$10

Queer Kink Play Party// Fiesta Queer Fetiche (summer edition)

August 3 @ 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

QUEER* KINK PLAY PARTY (summer edition) Saturday, August 3rd Wicked Witch 9pm-2am *for queers//by queers FIESTA QUEER* FETICHE Sábado, 3 de Agosto Wicked Witch 9pm-2am *hecho para queers, por queers FYI: this is NOT a "sex party" this is a fetish, queer, kink, bdsm play//dance party. please read below for more info. COVER/DRESS: $10 in anything queer, kink, fetish, costume, glitter, glam, goth, punk, burlesque, rope, chains, latex, leather, furry, pet, big, little, formalwear, "Get weird wear", etc. $15 in…

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7
August
$10

Taylor Kelly w/ The Kids Downtown + The Materials

August 7 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

UP UP AND AWAY ALBUM RELEASE TOUR 8/7 @ THE WICKED WITCH, RALEIGH NC Taylor Kelly Taylor Kelly has a voice that blends both the smoothness and rhythmic nature of jazz, soul and funk. Her tasteful songwriting tells tales of truth in hopes to inspire many to love, live and let go. Also a trumpet player, she strives for an instrumental-vocal approach, a rhythmic phrasing and an improvisation that is reminiscent of many of her trumpet playing influences (Chet Baker,…

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9
August

Becoming with/ Syanide

August 9 @ 9:30 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

༺Ƹ̴Ӂ̴Ʒ༻​ ​ Come with/ us on our next trip, August 9th ?DJs: Syanide (NYC) Gudiya Queen Plz Debt Stalker Corporate Peon Butterball ?LIVE: de_Plata ?DANCE: Jenaye Gaudreau ?HOSTS: Diaspoura Jorge Meza Party Illegal Nothing Cool Happens in Raleigh The Saturday Night Project ?SCHED 9:30 Doors 10-11 Corporate Peon w/ Butterball 11-12:30 Gudiya w/ Queen Plz 12:30-1 Jenaye w/ de_Plata 1-2 Syanide ?TICKETS $10 for 21+ $15 for 18+ ?SAFETY This party will be moderated by community action group Gain Control…

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16
August
donations

Morning Bells: EP Release Show

August 16 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

We will be releasing our EP at the show. Show at 8pm, $5 donation suggested. Hope to see you all there.

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17
August

ALL DATA LOST

August 17 @ 2:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

All Data Lost is back for our second year! With a totally new round of artists, we can't wait to share some of our favorite experimental/noise acts in NC and beyond. ****************************************** 2019 LINEUP (schedule coming soon!) Aleatorics (Raleigh) Angela Winter (Carrboro) Baby Daddy (Wilmington) Bitter, Inc. (Rocky Mount) Christopher Feltner (Strasburg, VA) Damiyana (Winston-Salem) Electric Bird Noise (Myrtle Beach, SC) Fabric (Greenville, SC) Governance (Durham) Grudakris (Weaverville) Guillermo Pizarro (Green Lane, PA) Housefire (Cedar Village) iBoD (Durham) Joshua Marquez…

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18
August
Donations

TGTG / Teenage Flophouse / Andrew Kelley

August 18 @ 8:00 pm

Come out on August 18th and hang with indie punk band TGTG as they visit Raleigh for their Positive Energy World Tour . Local support by the mighty TEENAGE FLOPHOUSE, and ANDREW KELLEY. And bring your dance shoes! Doors at 7pm Music starts at 8pm TGTG: BandCamp: https://tgtg.bandcamp.com FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/tgtgmusic Music Vid: https://youtu.be/WM5QSNXTCIo Live Performance: https://youtu.be/agXw7JIfXJY Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/2ez8LQ9ktiaRyiudCuYSXg

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21
August

The Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson House Party Comedy Open Mic

August 21 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Join us for the hottest open mic in downtown Raleigh. On the third Wednesday of every month, come out to see some of the Triangle's best comics work through their newest material. Join Reid Pegram as he hosts the hottest comedy open mic in downtown Raleigh. Think you got what it takes to bring the funny? Then we'll give you time behind the mic to do your thing. Register in advance for a booked spot here: https://bit.ly/2WAt2bt. Or show up…

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October

10
October
Donations

SELF-HELP/CHARLIE PASO/SONIC AFTERNOON

October 10 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 7:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

Self-Help (Boone) / Charlie Paso (Raleigh) / Sonic Afternoon (Raleigh) at Nightrider Bar (416 W South St) October 10, 2019 $5 recommended donation ? 7:00PM Doors / 8:00PM Show

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11
October
$5

FOXY MORON/TYLER BRADFORD WRIGHT/ROBERTSON

October 11 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 7:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

Foxy Moron (Boone) Tyler Bradford Wright (Raleigh) ROBERTSON (Durham) at The Night Rider Friday, October 11 8pm $5 at the door Foxy Moron – Groovy four-piece neo-soul/r&b act from Boone, NC serving up sultry riffs and harmonious grooves Tyler Bradford Wright – A native of Raleigh, NC Tyler is described as an energetic, personable musician born and raised in Raleigh, exploring the reaches of r&b, blues, and rock while giving a different spin on the singer/songwriter community

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13
October
$10

VENUS FLY TRAP COMEDY VARIETY SHOW

October 13 @ 7:00 pm
Door Time: 6:30 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

We look forward to seeing you Sunday October 13th at the Wicked Witch *Venus Fly Trap October COMEDY show!!! ????????? Show starts at 7 PM. Doors open at 6:30 Ticket price $10 -Cash only

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16
October
Free

THE DWAYNE “THE ROCK” JOHNSON HOUSE PARTY COMEDY OPEN MIC

October 16 @ 8:30 pm
Door Time: 8:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

Join us for the hottest open mic in downtown Raleigh. On the third Wednesday of every month, come out to see some of the Triangle’s best comics work through their newest material. Join Reid Pegram as he hosts the hottest comedy open mic in downtown Raleigh. Think you got what it takes to bring the funny? Then we’ll give you time behind the mic to do your thing. Register in advance for a booked spot here: https://bit.ly/2WAt2bt. Or show up between 8pm-8:20pm to…

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18
October
$10

FREAK LIKE ME: A 90’S HIP HOP DANCE PARTY

October 18 @ 10:00 pm
Door Time: 10:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

For one time only, PlayPlay is bringing the Freak Like Me 90s Hip Hop and RnB dance party to Raleigh with special guest Luxe Posh! 10pm-2am $10

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20
October

BAY FACTION, MONS VI, +SPECIAL GUESTS AT WICKED WITCH

October 20 @ 8:30 pm
Door Time: 8:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

Bay Faction Mons Vi Accidental Caps Split Type $10 adv, $12 dos, all ages (+$5 fee under 21) www.floridaguilt.live

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25
October
Donations

BLOW BLOATER/FOLK IS PEOPLE/SIDEWALK FURNITURE

October 25 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 7:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

BLOW BOATER (MD) FOLK IS PEOPLE (FL) SIDEWALK FURNITURE (NC)

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25
October

THE WITCHES’ BALL

October 25 @ 9:00 pm
Door Time: 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

To all of you who know quite well that every day is Halloween: You are cordially invited to the Witches’ Ball, a costume gala, a mystery, a dance party, a spectacle. Brought to you by DJ DIES A LOT and 20th Century Boy, but with special guests and exotic performances still to be announced. Mark your calendars and check back here for updates as they are revealed.

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26
October

FUBUPALOOZA

October 26 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 7:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

‪Raleigh, NC Join us for the #FubuPalooza Vol.II Halloween Edition Saturday October 26th 7PM. A retro art party experience showcasing several creatives in the city. Calling all visual artists, runway models, musicians, photographers, journalists, brands, media, vendors, designers & creators. Limited entry. Early arrival suggested. Show starts at 8PM & must bring ID to enter. Some of what to expect below!‬ ‪• Live Music‬ ‪• Fashion‬ ‪• Art Displays‬ ‪• Live Photoshoots‬ ‪• Live Interviews‬ ‪• Live Streaming‬ ‪• Contests‬…

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26
October
FREE

Everybody But You Bro Open Mic

October 26 @ 9:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

special Halloween late night edition of EBYB open mic! costumes encouraged! signups open Mon Oct 21 ******OH SNAP! We are now calling Ladybits what it should always have been called: EVERYBODY BUT YOU BRO OPEN MIC! hosted by Erin Terry Women, transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming people, “everybody but you bro.” (Beginner friendly! We have the friendliest hosts in town!) Look for the light when you have 1 minute left and wrap it up!

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30
October
FREE

Raleigh Gore Club Halloween Party + Karaoke

October 30 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

THE EVENT YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR! Raleigh Gore Club and the Nightrider present 👻💀DEVIL’S NIGHT OUT ☠️👻 Come have a night of mischief at the Nightrider with us! Costume contest, prizes, karaoke, and so much bloody more! FREE! 21+ party starts at 8:00 BE THERE AND BE SCARED!!!

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November

2
November
$10

BECOMING WITH/ BORED LORD

November 2 @ 10:00 pm
Door Time: 10:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

Join us for a special haunted rave featuring transcendent DJs from Knightwerk, Half Moon Brooklyn, Cunty and Becoming with/ residents 🌀 Bored Lord (LA) https://boredlord.bandcamp.com/ DJ Love (NYC/PHILLY) https://levelmusic.lnk.to/mJWcgr Auntie Starr (NYC) https://soundcloud.com/starrprophets PlayPlay (NYC) https://knightwerk.bandcamp.com/album/invocation Sand Pact (RALEIGH) https://sandpact.bandcamp.com/ TrailorTrash (DURHAM) https://soundcloud.com/starinthesunset 10PM show $10 for 21+ $15 for 18+ Accessibility Info: There is a flight of stairs leading up to the venue with no elevator. No fog machine or fast moving lights. Event space is not scent free.…

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7
November
$12

Bad Breeding/Fatamorgana/Floor Model/Tizzi

November 7 @ 8:30 pm
Door Time: 8:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

Sorry State Records presents a noise/punk extravaganza! Two killer bands from Europe, two projects from Raleigh... guitars, keyboards, noise, melody... what more could you want? Here's what's on tap. BAD BREEDING One of my favorite bands of the past several years is finally coming to the US and they're stopping in Raleigh! the UK's Bad Breeding are a totally unique band, taking a lot of inspiration from classic UK anarcho punk and peace punk, but adding in an element of…

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7
November
FREE

The Triangle’s Most Irreverent Karaoke

November 7 @ 9:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Come live your best life through song at The Triangle’s most irreverent karaoke @ TNR! Fun starts at 9PM. Lets get dumb & messy ya’ll!

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8
November
$10

Electromancy Presents: TWINS

November 8 @ 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

E҉L҉E҉C҉T҉R҉O҉M҉A҉N҉C҉Y҉ ▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱ ☆ TWINS / That Which Is Not Said (Atlanta) The electro troubadour behind CGI Records and DKA, represented by 2MR and Enfant Terrible and collaborator behind Pyramid Club and Free Range (TWINS + Ernestas Sadau) will be gracing the stage in support of new record, New Cold Dream. For fans of Boy Harsher, Kontravoid, ADULT. Not to be missed! https://soundcloud.com/thatwhichisnotsaid https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PnMb2TYItQM https://thatwhichisnotsaid.com/ ▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱▱ ☆ Ernestas Sadau (Lithuania) Enigmatic techno/acid/electro DJ set from the founder and creative head of…

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9
November
$10

SCS Presents: Neo Tokyo

November 9 @ 10:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

It's the year 2019, and Neo Tokyo is about to explode. Source Code Studios is back to take you on a radical audio visual experience into Katsuhiro Otomo's cinematic cyberpunk masterpiece. Join in dance, costume, or however you please at this Akira-themed dance party!! ...Now, what will we do when the old gods return $10 Entry \\ $7 In Cosplay 18+ to dance 21+ to drink _\\ SELECTORS \\_ \\ ATARAXI-OM \\ 10pm - 11:20pm (Synthwave, Electro, J-trance) \\ KRIKETT…

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12
November
FREE

Arthur Buezo // Party Girl // Savage

November 12 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 7:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Arthur Buezo “Born in Brooklyn, Arthur Buezo spent most of his younger years in Connecticut and North Carolina. After graduating high school he took off hitchhiking and train hopping around the United States, developing his sound along the way. Eventually he landed in Saranac Lake, NY. This is where he joined a band, formed by friends, called The Blind Owl Band. He has been touring with The Blind Owl Band for over eight years. However solo performing has become his…

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14
November

The Horribles/Trunk Ride

November 14 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 7:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

These bands are ready to frontside grind the east coast shoreline!! In your face, diy punk rock that proves that punk is still alive and grinding!!

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14
November
FREE

The Triangle’s Most Irreverent Karaoke

November 14 @ 10:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Come live your best life through song at The Triangle’s most irreverent karaoke @ TNR! Fun starts at 9PM. Lets get dumb & messy ya’ll!

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15
November

Sea Moya w/ 300 Dog Night & Dreamless

November 15 @ 9:30 pm
Door Time: 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

Sea Moya - recompiling the decompiled Dreamlesss - disembodied moaning re-embodied 300 Dog Night- actually only 299 dogs 9pm doors : 9:30 show, 21+

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16
November
$10

Queer Kink Play Party – Fall Edition

November 16 @ 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

QUEER* KINK PLAY PARTY (fall edition) Saturday, November 16th Wicked Witch 9pm-2am *for queers//by queers FYI: this is NOT a "sex party" this is a fetish, queer, kink, bdsm play//dance party. please read below for more info. COVER/DRESS: $10 in anything queer, kink, fetish, costume, glitter, glam, goth, punk, burlesque, rope, chains, latex, leather, furry, pet, big, little, formalwear, "Get weird wear", etc. $15 in all black The idea behind this is to prevent randos/bar hoppers from coming in out…

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17
November
$10

Venus Fly Trap Comedy Variety Show

November 17 @ 7:00 pm
Door Time: 6:30 pm
The Wicked Witch, Raleigh, NC

Sketch & Improv comedy fun with lots of local talent. Doors open at 6:30 ($10 cash only)

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