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Home to almost 5,000 events every year, Durham is a place rich with unique things to do. From biannual arts markets to performances by world-class musicians at DPAC or Carolina Theatre, from workshops led by leading researchers to motorcycle rallies, from interactive classes at the Museum of Life + Science to food tours through Durham’s most acclaimed restaurants, there is always a wide variety of events to capture the interest of any visitor or resident.

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03/01/2015

Special Events

"Homegirls" Play

  • Farrison-Newton Communications Building at NCCU
  • (919) 530-6242
  • February 26, 2015 - March 01, 2015 (Recurring daily)

The play, set in the midst of the civil rights movement, tells the story of five college women, four black and one white, who strive to maintain their friendships and find their way to adulthood. …


Dog Days at Beer Durham

  • Beer Durham
  • (919) 680-0770
  • March 01, 2015 - March 01, 2015

Support The Animal Protection Society of Durham whose mission is to feed, shelter, provide medical care for, and match families with, wonderful pets of all shapes, breeds & sizes. Meet & …


Seth Ulvang (of the Lumineers)

  • The Pinhook
  • (919) 667-1100
  • March 01, 2015 - March 01, 2015

With The Collection, Lonnie Walker.


SHED at the Shed

  • The Shed
  • Starting: February 08, 2015 (Every Sunday)

Weekly music hang/ open rehearsal. Get ready for a Jazz Workout!


The Passion of Flamenco: Up Close and Personal

What is the Passion of Flamenco? It is the impassioned investment of each dancer, singer, musician -- an expression of feelings transformed, expressing the vital essence that lives within each of us …


Exhibits & Recurring Events

"Area 919: Artists in the Triangle" Art Exhibit

The Nasher Museum presents a survey of noteworthy work by artists who live in the Triangle. Some of the artists show their work internationally in contemporary galleries and museums; others are n…


"Designing for Community" Art Exhibit

See the design process that defines The Freelon Group's work and its evolution over many years. There is no signature style - rather, a unique approach to each program and site contexts. The goal of …


"Earthly Delights" Art Exhibit

  • Golden Belt
  • (919) 560-2713
  • February 07, 2015 - March 03, 2015 (Recurring daily)

Durham Art Guild exhibit, featuring new works by DAG member artist Julie Cardillo.


"Garden Life" Art Exhbit

Paintings by Matt Tomko.


"Southern Elegance" Art Exhbit

NC Scenery Paintings by Eric McRay.


“Warmed Over Sue Realism" Art Exhibit

Re-using raw materials mined from The Scrap Exchange, Durham artist Jim Kellough presents a photomontage exhibit in three formats. Collaged-over LP sleeves, scrolls and records will hang from the …


Bull City Sculpture Show

  • Various outdoor locations
  • (919) 682-2673
  • May 03, 2014 - May 01, 2015 (Recurring daily)

A large scale public art show in Durham presenting 12 sculptures from artists throughout the US. Selections for the inaugural Bull City Sculpture Show have been made by Philip Freelon, the …


Open This End: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Blake Byrne

An exhibition of both iconic and lesser-known works from some of the most significant and compelling artists of the last 50 years, Open This End: Contemporary Art from the Collection of Blake Byrne …


03/02/2015

Special Events

Modern jazz from local pianist Ernest Turner, weekly on Mondays

  • The Shed
  • Starting: February 09, 2015 (Every Monday)

The kick start, for one of Durham's best live hip hop bands.


Paul Greenberg Presents American Catch: The Fight for Our Local Seafood

Paul Greenberg is the James Beard Award-winning author of the New York Times bestseller and Notable Book "Four Fish: The Future of the Last Wild Food" and "American Catch: The Fight …


PopUp Chorus

Do you like contemporary pop, indie rock, or music from the 60's? PopUp Chorus is an initiative of the Community Chorus Project. Monday nights at Motorco Music Hall in Durham, lauded choral director …


Priests / Tenement

  • The Pinhook
  • (919) 667-1100
  • March 02, 2015 - March 02, 2015

This Washington, DC four-piece plays music full of peculiar tension, relentless energy, and a kind of thoughtful rage indebted to both waking up down the street from the White House and the typical, …


Public Service Meditation

  • Durham Friends Meeting House
  • (919) 403-6944
  • Starting: January 19, 2015 (Every Monday)

Weekly on Mondays with the EXCEPTION of 2nd Mondays: NO meetings on 2nd Mondays. The loving, uplifting, guided Meditation on Twin Hearts is a form of world service. Practitioners become instruments …


Tiny Trekkers - What's the Weather?

Trekkers find out about weather as we create some clouds, make some rain, and wonder about thunder. Tiny Trekkers is a series of programs designed for young children ages 2 to 4 years old …


YMusic Concert No. 2: Duke PhD Composers

New York sextet yMusic combines "all the prestige and virtuosity of classical music degrees with all the attitude and energy of an indie rock band" (Paste Magazine). They thrive c…


Exhibits & Recurring Events

"Area 919: Artists in the Triangle" Art Exhibit

The Nasher Museum presents a survey of noteworthy work by artists who live in the Triangle. Some of the artists show their work internationally in contemporary galleries and museums; others are n…


"Earthly Delights" Art Exhibit

  • Golden Belt
  • (919) 560-2713
  • February 07, 2015 - March 03, 2015 (Recurring daily)

Durham Art Guild exhibit, featuring new works by DAG member artist Julie Cardillo.


"From the World to Lynn: Stories of Immigration" Documentary Exhibit

The exhibit, composed of black-and-white photographs, audio oral histories, and an interactive website, is the product of an independent project Andrea Patiño Contreras undertook while in …


"Garden Life" Art Exhbit

Paintings by Matt Tomko.


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