Rocky Mount Mills and Ripe Revival Help with Food Distribution Event for Holidays

Julie Baggett

Tuesday, December 20, 2022, was an amazing day at Rocky Mount Mills with Ripe Revival and our community. Thanks to the team at Ripe Revival, hundreds of volunteers, dozens of businesses and sponsors, and over 55 nonprofits in eastern NC, over 2,500 families will have fresh produce, proteins, bread, and other items for the week […]

Join CBC as we light towers in Raleigh, Durham and Rocky Mount

At 7 p.m. on Nov. 30 the tradition is tripled. WRAL will light towers at WRAL’s Western Boulevard studios, on American Tobacco Campus in Durham and at Rocky Mount Mills. Join WRAL on Nov. 30 as we celebrate one of our favorite holiday traditions – the 64th annual lighting of the WRAL-TV tower, creating a […]

Yarn Live at Mill Music Sessions on Saturday

The popular Mill Music Sessions at Rocky Mount Mills continues with a second fall concert this Saturday, November 5. Yarn takes the main stage on Rocky Mount Mills’ scenic lawn from 5:00-7:00pm (New Time). Bring a lawn chair, a blanket, grab a bite to eat, sip on your favorite brew and join us for an […]

Mill Music Sessions Successful Return with Chatham Rabbits

Chatham Rabbits

On Saturday, October 8, 2022, Rocky Mount Mills brought back the Mill Music Sessions for the campus’ first concert since 2019.  Chatham Rabbits, a NC-singer/songwriting duo, sang tunes from their multiple albums, including the most recent release, “If You See Me Riding By”.  Concert goers had a variety of dinner choices from among the campus’ […]

Rocky Mount Mills To Help Ripe Revival Fight Food Insecurity

Rocky Mount Mills is proudly partnering with a local non-profit to help address food deserts in Eastern NC.  Ripe Revival works to “revive communities through food,” attacking food insecurities on multiple fronts.  RMM is focused on working with Ripe for Revival in supporting their mobile markets, pay-as-you can market that come to neighborhoods that most […]

Yarn Plays for News in WRAL Gardens, Preps for Return of Mill Sessions


What better way to start a day in the office that with live music outside your window?  Blake Christiana and Rick Bugel of the band Yarn came to the WRAL Gardens to celebrate the return of the Mill Music Sessions at Rocky Mount Mills this fall.  WRAL-TV Anchor/Reporter Ken Smith chatted with the duo on […]

Mill Music Sessions Are Back!

The season for outdoor entertainment is back, and October 8 marks the return of the popular Mill Music Sessions at Rocky Mount Mills. All concerts are free and open to the public. Organizers from Deep South Entertainment have pulled together a rollicking lineup of family-friendly musical entertainment featuring national acts, designed to foster community and take advantage of the […]

Tar Heel Traveler Features Unique Brewery at Rocky Mount Mills

Spaceway Brewery

Two CBC interests came together recently when WRAL-TV’s Tar Heel Traveler Scott Mason took a trip to Rocky Mount Mills and discovered Spaceway Brewery.  Mason featured the brewery and its CEO and Brewmaster Briana Brake on Tar Heel Traveler segment for WRAL-TV news. “My number one goal is to make the best beer that I […]

Randy McQuay Plays at Rocky Mount Mills, Sat, Aug 20

Enjoy live music at Rocky Mount Mills on Saturday, August 20, 2022, with Randy McQuay.  The concert will kickoff the team up between Rocky Mount Mills and Davenport AutoPark to offer a 2022 music series on the campus. McQuay will play in the Beer Garden beginning at 7pm. Bring a chair, a blanket, pick up […]

Watch Teeny Tiny Turtles Race at Rocky Mount Mills

The teeny tiny turtles are returning to Rocky Mount Mills on Saturday, July 30, 2022, in the 3rd annual event benefitting the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Tar River Region.  All 2,000 turtles have now been adopted, but everyone is invited to come watch the turtles race to the finish line at Rocky Mount […]