Triangle events to add to your daybook:
Through Sunday; Downtown Raleigh; godowntownraleigh.com/restaurant-week
Downtown Raleigh Restaurant Week winds up this weekend, with $5 and $10 lunches and $20 and $30 three-course prix fixe dinners.
Never miss a local story.
Through Saturday; Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St., Durham; $10 per film or $85 for 10-movie pass; carolinatheatre.org
The 21st N.C. Gay and Lesbian Film Festival is still going on in Durham and there’s still time to catch a screening of “Lazy Eye,” “Suicide Kale” and many other great movies.
A sneak peek
11-8 p.m. Saturday; City Plaza, 400 Fayetteville St., Raleigh; free; internationalfocusnc.org
Get a sneak peek at what’s to come during October’s International Festival with this block party featuring music, dance, food and beer from around the world. Plus face-painting for the kids and a mini-bazaar.
2-10 p.m. Saturday; Hillsborough Street (Brooks Avenue to the Belltower), Raleigh; free; packapalooza.ncsu.edu
This 5th annual all-day block party and street festival ushers in a new Wolfpack school year with tons of great music — We the Kings headline at the Belltower — and vendors.
Eat for the Homestead
5:30-8:30 p.m. Sunday; Duke Homestead, 2828 Duke Homestead Road, Durham; $50; dukehomestead.org
Tour the historic Homestead, enjoy live music and sample food from 15 trucks including Chirba Chirba, The Humble Pig, Taco Grande and others. Proceeds benefit Duke Homestead State Historic Site.