mural by Britt Flood and photo by Andrew Miller

Hospitality Programs

The Office of Special Events oversees the permitting process for private use of public spaces, outdoor seating, is a liaison to the nightlife industry to ensure a more vibrant and safe community, and manages projects of high consequence and public significance requiring coordination with internal and external stakeholders. 

Other PUPS permits are managed by Planning and Development: minor encroachments, a-frame signs, exterior lighting/overhead signs, awnings and facade rehab.




Raleigh Municipal Building
222 W. Hargett Street
Suite 307
Raleigh, NC 27601