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Dreamville on Hillsborough Street

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Dreamville Weekend Essentials

Heading to the Dreamville Festival this weekend? Just a short walk from Dorothea Dix Park, Hillsborough Street has all the necessities you may need to help make your festival experience comfortable and unforgettable! Here’s your go-to-guide for all the necessities you may need… 

Start Your Day with Local Flavor: ☕️

Fuel up for the day ahead at one of the many delicious eateries on Hillsborough Street. Whether you’re craving a hearty breakfast bagel, crafty coffees, or a quick smoothie bowl on the go, you’ll find a variety of options to satisfy your taste buds and kick off your Dreamville adventure. 

  • Wake & Bakery 
  • Rush Bowls 
  • Brugger’s Bagels 

Check out more quick bite options here!

Festival Essentials Checklist: 🥤📲☀️

  • Sunscreen 
  • Water Bottle 
  • Portable Phone Charger 
  • Ear Plugs 
  • Wallet 
  • NC weather is unpredictable - be sure to check the forecast to ensure you’re prepared for anything! 

Find all the last minute necessities you may need at Target to enjoy the festival stress free!

After-Party Vibes💃🕺

After the final encore, keep the party going on Hillsborough Street! Whether you’re looking to unwind with a craft cocktail or indulge in a delicious late night bite, the street offers several options to keep the fun going long after the music stops. 

  • The Dankery 
  • Meat & Bite 
  • WXYZ Lounge 
  • Stonewall Tavern 
  • Player’s Retreat 
  • Insomnia Cookies

Check out where to keep the good vibes going here!

Transportation Plan 🚗

Both NC State Men’s and Women’s Basketball programs are advancing to play in the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament. A heads up that businesses and the community on Hillsborough Street will be hosting watch parties along the street that will result in road closures throughout the weekend.  Check out the official Dreamville website to find more on parking availability.