This summer, Candlelight brings a series of stunning concerts to impressive venues across Raleigh. Music comes to life during an evening of breathtaking renditions of your favorite songs performed by incredibly gifted musicians. From soul and pop divas Adele and Beyoncé to legendary bands Queen and Pink Floyd, there’s something to suit everyone’s interests and tastes.
The historic All Saints Chapel,the elegant Merrimon-Wynne House and the scenic Wakefield Barn are just some of the magnificent venues primed to host these enchanting Candlelight concerts in the city. Enjoy incredible tributes to an array of iconic musicians all while surrounded by hundreds of flickering candles.
Featured Candlelight Concerts
New Candlelight Programs
“Hey You”! Did you know that the popular concert series is returning to Raleigh with new additions to its already vast repertoire? This season, it’s including a particularly wonderful tribute to one of the first British psychedelic groups that eventually pioneered the progressive rock genre. We’re talking of course about Pink Floyd. Taking place at Wakefield Barn, catch some of their most recognizable songs, such as “Another Brick In The Wall”, Shine On You Crazy Diamond” and “Wish You Were Here”.
Get ready to be thoroughly spooked as two Halloween Candlelight concerts come to haunt Raleigh. The hauntingly beautiful Merrimon-Wynne House and All Saints Chapel will glow with the light of hundreds of flickering candles as the Lyricosa String Quartet performs, creating the spookiest of atmospheres. You can expect to hear songs like ‘Thriller’ by Michael Jackson and the theme tunes to Beetlejuice, Stranger Things, and Psycho, plus much more. What an incredible way to celebrate the end of fall!
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Raleigh
Candlelight has been met with countless 5-star reviews from all over the USA. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“Amazing music in an amazing venue. Queen never sounded better!” – A Tribute to Queen
“The Tribute to Queen Bee was amazing! The quartet was wonderful. Great night of culture and great music. Looking forward to the next show!” – A Tribute to Beyoncé
“Amazing experience!” – A Tribute to Adele
“Wonderful performance! Relived my childhood anime days, definitely teared up during the concert. Bonus gift for my husband birthday” – Favorite Anime Themes
Discover the magic of Candlelight in some of the most stunning venues that the city has to offer. You can choose from a range of genres and styles and decide which concert suits your music taste best. From an enchanting evening of classical music to remarkable tributes to pop titans, Candlelight has the concert for you.
Each concert lasts for 60 mesmerizing minutes and doors open an hour before the concert is due to begin, giving you ample time to find your seat and relax in the sea of candles that illuminates the venue.