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Things to See & Do

More than 9 million people visit Durham each year to enjoy a wealth of things to see and do including art places, entertainment & events, golf, history, nature & science places, and sports.


Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

Making plans requires a great list of options. Conveniently, more than 4,300 choices are listed on the Durham Event Calendar. See more...


Durham Must-Sees

Durham "Must-Sees" (PDF)

Tight on time or just not sure where to start? This one-page guide is a printer-friendly summary of some of Durham's most popular features. See more...

Tours & Guided Services

Tours & Guided Services

Sometimes the best way to see the sights is to let someone else take the lead. Experience Durham with the help of these experts. See more...

Durham Itineraries

Durham Itineraries

Have a day in Durham, but don't know where to start? These special interest itineraries can help even the most indecisive trip planner! See more...

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October 24 - 24, 2014

Durham Symphony Orchestra Halloween Spooktacular Concert

An evening of fun-filled musical offerings for the whole family including holiday inspired works by Copeland, Stravinsky, Saint Saëns and Williams. Paperhand Puppet Intervention, creator of giant puppets, masks and shadow plays joins the DSO in staged performances of Gounod's Funeral March of a Marionette and Stravinsky's Infernal Dance of King Katschei from the Firebird Suite. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Food trucks, beginning at 6pm. Best Costume contest. Hands-on instrument fun with High Strung Petting Zoo. Special guests Faith Baptist Church Children's Choir. FREE admission.

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