Raleigh Travel Packages
Not only is Raleigh the state capital of North Carolina but it's a sports crazed city that is incredibly passionate and loyal when it comes to their teams! From professional hockey to college football or basketball, the options are endless for a sports road trip to Raleigh!
The Carolina Hurricanes (NHL) are the lone major professional franchise located in Raleigh. The Carolina Hurricanes play all their home games at PNC Arena, located just outside of the downtown core of the City.
Other professional teams in Raleigh include North Carolina Football Club (United Soccer League), North Carolina Courage (National Women's Soccer League) and the Carolina Mud Cats (MiLB - Milwaukee Brewer's Single-A affiliate).
Raleigh is also home to many universities and colleges, including North Carolina State University. The Wolfpack basketball teams play at PNC Arena while the football team take the field at Carter-Finley Stadium.
Popular NCAA teams Duke Univeristy and University of Carolina both are just a short drive outside of Raleigh. Duke is located only 25 minutes away in Durham, NC while the University of North Carolina is in Chapel Hill, which is only 35 minutes from Raleigh.
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Top Raleigh Sports Teams Carolina Hurricanes Travel Packages
There has been a resurgance of hockey in Raleigh with the recent success of the Carolina Hurricanes. Over the past couple of years, the game day atmosphere at PNC Arena for a hockey game has improved immensely. Carolina Hurricanes fans are loud and engaged from opening puck drop to the final buzzer. Don't leave right after the end of the game or you'll miss the Storm Surge! See what creative celebration the players have for the fans after a big win on home ice! Let our Sports Travel Experts help you see "A Bunch of Jerks" take the ice at PNC Arena and book your Carolina Hurricanes Travel Package today!
Where do the Raleigh Sports Teams Play? Things to do in Raleigh? Golf in Raleigh
The cherry on the top of a sports road trip to Raleigh is a round or two of golf at some of the beautiful courses the City of Oakes has to offer! Raleigh is a perfect destination for a bachelor or bachelorette party for the sports fan who loves to hit the links! It doesn't matter if you're a beginner or a seasoned veteran, there are many courses that can cater to golfers of every skill level!
Top Golf Courses in Raleigh
- Loonie Poole Golf Course at NC State
- River Ridge Golf Club
- Wil-Mar Golf Club
- UNC Finley Golf Course (Chapel Hill)
- The Neuse Golf Club (Clayton)