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July

GAME NIGHT

July 10 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Bring your own game, or come and see what we will have set up for you! Either way, bring your friends and bring yr fun-having pants because we plan on havin' a good ol' time 8) 21+ FREE ENTRY (but we strongly suggest you buy at least one drink to help us keep our lights on. Non-alcoholic beverages available!) *** We are tryin to build up a good board game stash at NR. If you have a board game or…

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July

The Great Turtle Breakout!!

July 11 @ 7:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Tim and Richie recently liberated 4 badass turtles from a pet store. A la mission impossible. Suspension wires, all black clothing and walkie-talkies. It was a scene. But now we’ve got these sweet green babies that need a loving home. That’s where you come in. These cool ass turtles need a person to love and care for them and we thought who better than our friends. So here’s what we’re gonna do. Throw a big ass turtle party! These four…

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July

Reese McHenry // Outer Spaces // Lonnie Walker

July 11 @ 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

Reese McHenry (Chapel Hill) https://www.reesemchenry.com/ Outer Spaces (Baltimore) http://outerspacesband.com NEW RECORD! Lonnie Walker (Raleigh) https://lonniewalker.bandcamp.com/

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July

The Triangle’s Most Irreverent Karaoke

July 11 @ 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 10PM. Lets get dumb & messy ya'll!

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July

Women’s Theatre Festival 2019

July 12 @ 12:00 am
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

WTF 2019 is a weekend of creating, producing and promoting extraordinary theatre by women. Join us for: WTFCon - workshops, panels, keynotes, mentorship, networking, & more WTFringe - innovative productions of new works by women at all career stages Occupy The Stage - continuous programming of staged readings of new plays by women WTFKids - programming and supervision for children Add-on Opportunities like Masterclasses in Intimacy Direction

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15
July
$5

Darren and The Buttered Toast / Kleptokrat (NYC) / Charlie Paso

July 15 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Monday, July 15th, 2019 /// Darren and The Buttered Toast // Kleptokrat (on tour from NYC!) / Charlie Paso The Night Rider 416 W South St, Raleigh, NC 7pm $5 21+

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July

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson House Party Comedy Open Mic

July 17 @ 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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18
July

Class Picture Day!

July 18 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Awkward, adorable... erotic??? Include all 3 adjectives in your triumphant redo of class picture day. On July 18th at Night Rider you can Recreate that adorable pic you took in the fifth grade, ham it up with yer best bud or just finally get it right. We’ve got that sick lookin 90’s laser backdrop, a talented photographer and shitloads of booze! Dress to impress yourself. See ya there.

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July

The Triangle’s Most Irreverent Karaoke

July 18 @ 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 10PM. Lets get dumb & messy ya'll!

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July
Donations

Tomato Jake / OPS / Plastic_Pyramid

July 19 @ 7:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Tomato Jake (York, PA) and Plastic_Pyramid (RVA) are touring through the area. Catch their multi media sets. Along Side them is OPS and Magician's Hand Practice. ***This is an early show!!!***

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July
Donations

Tan Universe/ Car Crash Star/LunchBox Hero

July 20 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Tan Universe (Asheville) is going on tour for the first time this July! They will be joined in Raleigh at The Night Rider by locals Car Crash Star and LunchBox Hero. 21+, $5 suggested donation.

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21
July

Venus Flytrap Improv Comedy Night!

July 21 @ 6:30 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

  You know the rules- $10 entry, Cash Only, Parking and Seating Limited. Doors open at 6:30- show will include a short intermission. **Note this is not a money back guarantee. If you do not laugh and or do not possess a soul that allows you to laugh, you will not be reimbursed.

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July
Donations

Fiction/Our Blue Lights/Stranded Bandits

July 23 @ 8:00 pm
Door Time: 6:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Join us at The Night Rider in Raleigh NC for night 6 of our Totally Gnar Super Rad Times For Sure Tour! We'll be playing alongside some super talented groups; Our Blue Lights and Stranded Bandits ! 8:00 / 21+/ $5 Suggested Donations Fiction: Fiction’s music is fitting for a band that calls their escapades adventures, and their fans adventurers. While genre-hopping from rock to reggae to punk to folk, the band creates a unique soundscape that is a whole…

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July

Space Out Coloring Book Chill Zone

July 24 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

You read that right. Let's chill. Let's color.

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July

Derek Sheen: Straight As A Circle

July 24 @ 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

Come catch who Brian Posehn calls “A goddamn delight. So smart and funny it makes me mad”. ONE NIGHT ONLY!! Raleigh’s Wicked Witch is bringing Derek Sheen to town as part of his “Straight As A Circle” comedy tour. With Special Guests!! Show is 9pm-doors at 8pm and tickets are $10 Derek Sheen is cuddly mess of anxiety and misplaced rage. An underground favorite of comedy fans all over the globe, he can regularly be seen with Brian Posehn, Patton…

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July

The Triangle’s Most Irreverent Karaoke

July 25 @ 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 10PM. Lets get dumb & messy ya'll!

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July

Eyes Up Here Comedy Presents: Ladybits Open Mic

July 27 @ 7:30 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

hosted by Regina Twine or Erin Terry - Eyes Up Here is excited to give talented female and female identifying comics a chance to work out their LadyBits. Lady Identifying persons should bring a 5 minute set and be ready to show up and go up - bring a crew to laugh with you - it's gonna be a lot of fun! The Night Rider serves as a safe space for gender queer and gender non-confirming - please interpret Lady…

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27
July
$10 – $15

GOTH NIGHT

July 27 @ 9:00 pm
The Wicked Witch, 416 W. South Street
Raleigh, 27601 United States

The Wicked Witch goes full goth for your dancing pleasure. DJ DIES A LOT is joined by DJ Valefor in the main room, while 20th Century Boy spins in the back room doors at 9:00 21+ $10 18+ $15

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July

Mt. Misery/Sonic Afternoon/Camp Counselor

July 28 @ 8:00 pm
The Night Rider, 416 W South St
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States

Camp Counselor (STL): https://actualcampcounselor.bandcamp.com/releases Sonic Afternoon: https://sonicafternoon.bandcamp.com/track/north-hills Mt. Misery $5/respect each other/respect the space/ 7pm door/8pm start

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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

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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