Garner is a town in Wake County, North Carolina and a suburb of Raleigh. It is part of the Research Triangle region of North Carolina. Located in Lake Benson Park, Garner Veterans Memorial was dedicated in 2013 to honor all veterans from Garner. Go Play Outside Now is an unique family outdoor recreation center designed in hope to get everyone outdoors. The Garner Performing Arts Center is a spacious art complex and a perfect venue for any kind of performance or a special event.
1.Garner Veterans Memorial at Lake Benson Park
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Located in Lake Benson Park in Garner, North Carolina, Garner Veterans Memorial was dedicated in Lake Benson Park in 2013 to honor all veterans from Garner, but especially veterans who died during conflict and war. There is a sign in the park that describes a brief and educative history of the country’s war-torn past. The memorial was funded by donations from local residents, civic groups, churches and government agencies. The main element of the memorial is the upright Servicemen Remembrance Panel, with engraved names of the men and women who died serving the country. Other veterans from all branches of service are recognized on bricks laid in the Walkway of Honor. The bricks were donated by friends and family of honored Garner residents.
921 Buffaloe Rd, Garner, NC 27529, Phone: 919-772-4688
2.Go Play Outside Now
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Go Play Outside Now is an unique family outdoor recreation center designed in hope to get everyone outdoors to enjoy the nature all around us. It was created in 2003 on the neglected wooded lot that showed a lot of potential to become a park, a place where kids can play while adults reconnect with their inner child. It took more than a decade for the park to get shaped in what it is today. The park now has more than 30 attractions for the kids of all ages, including beach, clubhouse, dry slide, Fast Eddie's Used Cars, Fire Pit, Halloween, Karaoke, Monkey Bars
Sandy's Swing, Snow, Tire Swings, Wet Slide and more. The park is constantly evolving. It is currently open only by appointment.
44 Cornwallis St. Garner, NC 27529
3.Garner Performing Arts Center
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The Garner Performing Arts Center is a spacious art complex in Garner, North Carolina, a perfect venue for any kind of performance or a special event. It hosts frequent music, dance and theatrical productions. The main auditorium has 12,673 square feet of space with a versatile stage, fly space and rails, dressing rooms with restrooms, loading dock, technician’s booth, modern lighting equipment and controls. The auditorium features 465 comfortable, theater-style seats. The auditorium’s beautifully appointed main lobby and back stage lobby can be used as a backdrop to celebrate any smaller event or special occasion. There is a piano, podium, a number of tables and folding chairs and a concession booth that can be rented for any private event.
777 W Olive St, Newport, OR 97365, Phone: 541-265-2787
4.Brice’s Brewing Company
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Brice’s Brewing Company is a small craft brewery in Garner, North Carolina, established in 2017 with the goal of producing truly inspired beers made with freshest ingredients, for people who appreciate fine craft brew. The brewery tap room is a popular local gathering spot, a large modern space with enormous bar and glass garage door that opens completely to merge indoors with outdoors. There are tables inside and outside, there is usually at least one food truck in front and dogs are allowed to enjoy the atmosphere with their humans. They produce a range of different beers with constantly something new to please their fans.
1401 Washington St, Oregon City, OR 97045, Phone: 503-908-1948
5.Conundrum Escapes LLC
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Conundrum Escapes is a popular Escape Room in Garner, North Carolina, which specializes in an incredible, fun and unique game experience. It requires your teamwork, creativity and love for adventure. The Conundrum escape rooms are unique, interactive and mentally intense. They are perfect for an original date night, team-building, youth group events, retirement parties, birthdays, bachelor and bachelorette parties, or just spending some fun time with friends. When closed in an escape room, your team must work together to solve puzzles, discover hidden clues and do anything they together can come up with in order to escape. At Conundrum Escapes, the escape rooms are “Conundrum Labs,” a corporation that has discovered the existence of other dimensions and a way to travel to these dimensions to help solve a problem. You have only one hour to figure it out.
41 Technology Dr Ste A , Garner, NC 27529-7969, Phone: 919-728-1401
6.Alexander's Mediterranean Restaurant
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Alexander’s Mediterranean Restaurant is a traditional Greek restaurant located in Timber Crossings Shopping Center in Garner, North Carolina known for its fresh, wholesome dishes from all regions of Greece, great Sunday brunch and live music. .Authentic Greek delicacies are prepared by Chef/Owner Nik Badawy. The extensive menu includes a range of traditional American seafood, chicken and beef dishes as well as classic Greek specialties such as Moussaka, Souvlaki and Shrimp Alexander. Their signature dishes are Lamb Shank, baked with carrots, potatoes, and celery in tomato and wine sauce and Rack of Lamb, grilled and served with roasted potatoes, vegetables, and mint jelly sauce. Alexander’s also offer catering services and a smaller dining room for private parties.
263 Timber Dr, Garner, NC 27529, Phone: 919-779-1183
7.Snoopys Hot Dogs
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Snoopy’s Hot Dogs is a local chain of fast food restaurants in Raleigh area. They offer old-fashioned hot dogs, burgers, BBQ sandwiches and floats. The first Snoopy’s Hot Dogs opened in 1978 in a converted old gas station on the corner of Wake Forest Road and Whitaker Mill Road. Since then, four more individually incorporated Smoopy’s have been opened in the area. Their Eastern North Carolina hot dogs and burgers are served with onion, mustard and chili in a steamed bun. Everything is made to order and customers can customize their order to make it the way they like it. Snoopy’s Garner, North Carolina location is a small, unpretentious counter-serve spot open 24 hours a day every day and is a popular with late night post-party customers.
82 Glen Rd, Garner, NC 27529, Phone: 919-779-2545
8.Chhote's Indian Street Food
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Chhote’s is a small contemporary eatery in Raleigh, North Carolina that offers a taste of the Mumbai street-food in a modern, bright space. The restaurant specializes in the authentic bite-sized dishes, but their menu includes a bit of everything fans of Indian food expect: hot and spicy curry, great Indian breads, desserts and Indian beverages. Customers’ long time favorites are Naan bread, plain or with garlic, Kathi rolls and Samosa Chaat. For those who are adventurous and want to explore Indian cuisine, there are Chicken Momos, Mutter Paneer and Gulab Jamun.
500 E Davie St, Raleigh, NC 27601, Phone: 919-931-2287
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