Activate 14: How will we design our city?
Sat., June 14, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat., July 12, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat., Aug. 9, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sat., Sept. 13, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 2014
Activate 14 is an event series that instigates conversations with the public about current architecture and design issues shaping our communities. Each of the four events is a call to action to those interested in building community. Speakers, panelists, workshops, and activities are designed to empower people to make a difference in shaping the world around them.
The focus is on design-based solutions for challenges facing cities in North Carolina: Community Engagement and Placemaking, Sustainable Foodways, Alternative Transportation, and Urban Housing. The events feature speakers and workshops, vendors, food trucks, a beer tent, live music, children's activities, and exhibitions.