- Live music from 28 bands on three stages at City Plaza, Fayetteville Street at the Capitol and the Ray Price dealership.
- Custom bike show competition: On Sept. 23 and 24, builders and hobbyists will take part in the annual competition sanctioned by the International Master Bike Builders Association with $15,000 in prizes up for grabs. There will be an unveiling of the Bedlam Bike, a custom motorcycle designed between Bedlam Vodka creators Graybeard Distillery and Ray Price. People can bring food, supplies and money for Houston residents affected by Hurricane Harvey.
- Raleigh Tattoo Festival: Get a tattoo at the Raleigh Convention Center by one of 30 tattoo artists. Money is raised for charity.
- Rumble in Raleigh Car Show: The national Road Devils Car Club features pre-1965 hot rods, gassers, cruisers and low-riders inside and outside.
- The Wall of Death: This extreme daredevil show is new this year. There also will be motocross, BMX and motorcycle stunt shows and drift trike exhibitions. Jody Perewitz, a 10-time women’s land speed record-holder, appears with her 200+ mph motorcycle, the world’s fastest.