Inaugural Ball



Join the Junior League of Raleigh in A Toast to North Carolina at the N.C. Governor’s Inaugural Ball, which the League has had the honor of hosting since 1933.

A celebration of everything that makes North Carolina great, Inaugural Ball events help the Junior League of Raleigh continue its 87-year mission to pioneer and promote programs to support at-risk youth and empower women.

Over the years, funds raised from Inaugural Ball events have benefited:

Communities in Schools of North Carolina

North Carolina Smart Start


The Boys & Girls Clubs of Wake County

Heritage Park’s Community Learning Center

Julia Jones Daniels Center for Community Leadership

Be a part of history by joining us for this grand event!


To become a N.C. Governor’s Inaugural Ball sponsor, please email