Official visitor information site for Durham, NC

Transportation

There are many transportation options to travel to Durham and get around after arrival. Interstates 85 and 40, plus U.S. Highways 70 and 15/501 connect Durham to the rest of the country.

In fact, more than half of the U.S. population lives within a day's drive or an hour's flight of Durham. RDU International Airport, an East Coast hub, ranks as one of the nation's fastest-growing airports and serves Durham and the rest of the Triangle area of North Carolina. RDU is located at the edge of Wake County, midway between the cities of Durham and Raleigh, which co-own the airport along with the counties of Durham and Wake.


Resident Favorite Restaurants

Bull City Connector

Beyond being fun and easy, Durham's Bull City Connector is also convenient and environmentally friendly.  Running daily from morning to night, the service is free to all. See more...

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<h2>Local Favorite Restaurants</h2>
<span style="color: #ff0000;">&nbsp;</span>Locals know a place better than anyone else, so get a taste of Durham's dining scene at any of these hot spots. <a href="/dining/localfavorites.php"><strong>See more...</strong></a></td>
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<h2><strong>Search All Dining<br /></strong></h2>
Search all Durham restaurants, including Celebrated Cuisine restaurants and Durham Resident Favorites. <a href="/dining/eat/index.php"><strong>See more..</strong><strong>.</strong></a></td>
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<h2><strong>Food Truck Rodeo <span style="font-size: small;">[VIDEO]</span><br /></strong></h2>
Durham's food scene is internationally recognized...and now it's taken to the streets!<br /> <a href="/dining/features/foodtruck.html"><strong>See more..</strong><strong>.</strong></a></td>
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<h2><strong>Celebrated Cuisine<br /></strong></h2>
Durham's most widely acclaimed chefs and eateries, noted for unique  regional cuisine or a custom menu designed by a Durham chef. <a href="/dining/celebratedcuisine.php"><strong>See more..</strong><strong>.</strong></a><br /></td>
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<h2>Deals &amp; Discounts</h2>
<p>Check out a variety of special offers in many of Durham's noted restaurants. <a href="/dining/restaurant_values.php"><strong>See more...</strong></a></p>
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August 15 - 24, 2014

Annual North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival

Proudly produced by the Carolina Theatre of Durham, Inc. the North Carolina Gay & Lesbian Film Festival celebrates a worldwide glimpse of today’s gay and lesbian life, helps bring the community together and features entertaining and sophisticated films and filmmaking. Ten-passes $85; individual tickets $10.

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