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A visit to Durham puts a wealth of culture at your fingertips, whether you're looking for avant garde visual art, high energy theater and dance, compelling history, or fascinating museums. Explore Durham Culture to find upcoming events and learn about the arts and culture you can find here.

 

 

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Comedian Jordan Carlos comes to Motorco

Standup comedian and TV personality Jordan Carlos, known for The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore and Samantha Bee's Not the White House Correspondent's Dinner, appears at Motorco in Durham.


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DJ BnC at The Tavern

DJ Ball & Chain every Saturday at The Tavern


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Durham Civil Rights History Walking Tour

Docents lead a 45 minute tour focusing on sites in downtown Durham that were important in the 1950s and '60s Civil Rights movement. WALKING TOURS AND THE WEATHER Walking tours may be c…


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Fresh Leaf Indigo Dyeing

Join textile artist, Diana Cathcart, for an exploration of fresh-leaf indigo dyeing using NC-grown Japanese Indigo. Students will have the opportunity to learn about growing indigo as they move …


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History of Durham's Ar-Razzaq Islamic Center

Take a look back at the rich history of this local institution. Started in the 1950s, the Ar-Razzaq Islamic Center, formerly Muhammad's Mosque #34, is one of the oldest Muslim communities in North …


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Jett Edwards - Live at the Bullpen

Born in North Carolina and based in Japan for the last 24 years, Jett Edwards is a country and Americana singer and the founder of the Japan Mass Choir, the world's largest community gospel choir. …


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KeKe Wyatt Live!

  • The Bar
  • (919) 956-2929

KeKe Wyatt Live Performance! Hosted by TS Madison and Guest Performance from Milan Christopher! A portion of the proceeds will benefit Duke Cancer Institute.


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Rock the Park Movie - "Trolls"

Family Friendly Movie.


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Spare Change

Dance the night away!


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Altered Book Club

Get together with friends to work on your Altered Books. Feel free to bring your own materials, or shop at The Scrap Exchange! Whether you’re into altered books, art journaling, paperfolding …


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Art Exhibit - 20 Years of Harmony - Stitches of a QUILTessential Sisterhood

The Nccu Art Museum is pleased to present the exhibition of extraordinary quilts by the African American Quilt Circle. With this exhibit the Museum aims to call attention to an extraordinary group o…


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Black August in the Park

Black August in the Park is an annual event hosted by the collective of the same name. Black August in the Park is reminiscent of a Black family reunion or a homecoming, with an additional emphasis …


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Blerds Who Brunch- For Black and Latinx Nerds | Durham

  • The Mothership

Imagine an event where you can meet with fellow people of color, talk about comic books, tech, science, and listen to music all while enjoying a boozy brunch. Blerds Who Brunch is a traveling …


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Woolly's Big Blues Jam - Live at the Bullpen

It's like karaoke... for musicians! Bring your instrument, some dancing shoes, or just some love for the blues and come jam with Woolly's Big Blues Jam of Durham, NC. They provide the backline--just …


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World War I And Durham’s Sister Cities

Learn how all of Durham’s Sister Cities, except Arusha, fought with the Allied Powers against Germany and Austria. From Durham (UK)’s famous Light Infantry to naval escorts provided by …


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DAC Summer Arts Camp

Mini Camps are designed for students ages 5 to 13 years and offer flexible daily or weekly schedule and fill the time right after and right before the start of school for year-round and t…


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Session at the Shed w/ Ernest Turner

  • The Shed Jazz Club
  • (732) 570-2935

Weekly concert and jam session featuring the Ernest Turner Trio. Drop in and hear some of the best music in town - every Monday.


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Skyler Drew Foust - Live at the Bullpen

Reared in Central North Carolina, representing the common wealth of Alamance County, residing in Haw River. Skyler Drew Foust blends his experience of the American south and his steep musical …


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Brett's Open Mic

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

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Clark Stern & Chuck Cotton

Bluesman Clark Stern has played piano alongside genre notables such as Lurrie Bell, Anson Funderburgh and Billy Boy Arnold, but he's joined tonight by local drum veteran Chuck Cotton ( Bob M…


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Guided Art Tour of Duke Medicine Pavilion

Every 4th Wednesday.


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Northgate Jams!

Jam sessions each week to play old time, bluegrass and country. No rules, however, so all musicians are welcome to join in the fun. Park in the parking deck closest to the movie theater or in …


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Wooden Wand

Moniker of singer-songwriter James Jackson Toth.  Also featuring Nathan Bowles and Jake Xerxes-Fussell


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