Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts' 2-acre plaza offers space for festivals, concerts and tented social gatherings and functions. (Courtesy Beth Shugg)
Home to the Carolina Ballet, North Carolina Symphony, North Carolina Theatre and Broadway Series South, the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts features four world-class performance venues: Memorial Auditorium, Meymandi Concert Hall, A.J. Fletcher Opera Theater and the K.D. Kennedy Theater.