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AfterHours: Zombie Prom

Leave the kids at home this event is 21+ BRAINS!!!!! It's getting spooky at the Museum of Life and Science as the undead get ready for their first zombie prom! There will be a DJ concocting a…


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Calvin Edwards


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Charleston Lecture & Southern Cultures Issue Launch with Tish Hinojosa

This year’s Charleston Conversation on Southern Affairs will double as an issue launch for a special “Music & Protest” issue of Southern Cultures. It will be a musical …


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Karaoke

  • The Bar

18 to enter, 21 to drink.


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Latin American Film Festival

  • Various venues

Founded in 1986, by Sharon Mujica, the Latin American Film Festival celebrates the power and artistry of Latin America's film and audiovisual production. Its mission is to provide a space in North …


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Latin Vibe on Thursday Nights

  • Beyu Caffe
  • (919) 683-1058

CoboBrothers Presents Latin Vibe at Beyu on Thursday Nights With Live Musicians! Start with a free dance lesson at 9pm and then dance the night away. Please note that there will be limited …


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Retro Film Series – "The Fog" 4K Restoration

"The Fog" was released in 1980 as Carpenter's first title after "Halloween." He directed, co-wrote the screenplay, and created the music for the film. "Halloween" star …


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Take Me To The River - New Orleans Live!: Three Generations, One Stage

Following the successful 2017 tour celebrating the music of Memphis, Take Me to the River - New Orleans Live! gathers some of the most influential figures of modern New Orleans Funk, R&B, Soul …


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Bartlett Theater Presents "The Flick"

  • Northgate Stadium 10

The Flick takes place in 2012, in a run-down, single- screen movie theater in central Massachusetts. Three underpaid employees mop the floors, scrape gum off the seats, and attend to one of the last …


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Clay Date Night (Ages 18 & up)

Grab your spouse or a friend and have a creative night out at the DAC Clay Studio. Participants will have the opportunity to experiment with clay as the instructor introduces a variety of hand …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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Durham Oktoberfest with Little German Band

Oompah party music from America! Equally at home in a Bavarian fest tent or an American barbecue, the Little German Band and Dancers bring Oktoberfest to you year-round. Join us for "Ein Prosit …


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In Conversation: Steve Coleman & Mark Anthony Neal

Maverick alto saxophonist Steve Coleman joins Mark Anthony Neal (Chair, African and African American Studies, Duke) for a wide-ranging discussion touching on his career, influences, and i…


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Ron White

“Blue Collar Comedy” phenomenon Ron “Tater Salad” White first rose to fame as the cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking funnyman from the Blue Collar Comedy Tour phenomenon, but …


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SoJam A Cappella Festival

SoJam is a weekend-long a cappella extravaganza brought to you by The Contemporary A Cappella Society (CASA). Jam-packed with concerts, competitions, masterclasses, and hands-on workshops led by s…


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Steve Coleman & Natal Eclipse

While struggling as an eager young alto saxophonist in New York during the mid-1980s, Steve Coleman stumbled upon an idea that seemed obvious but has proven revolutionary: Music should reflect the …


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The Ultimate NCCU HomecomingExperience

Alumni scholarship concert, featuring Stephanie Mills and special guest Mike Phillips.


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Touch the Sky NCCU Homecoming Party

Where partying meets sophistication and makes the perfect combination. An upsale event for the ages for NCCU's 2018 Homecoming. Hosted by 9th Wonder | D-Nice | Sulaiman Mausi. Sounds by The True …


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West 94th St Pub Karaoke

Hosted by All King Entertainment.


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1st Saturday Salsa Social

  • Living Arts Collective

Lesson 7:30 - 8 Dancing 8 -10:30


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Bob Dylan and His Band

Bob Dylan and His Band are coming to DPAC.


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Diamante Huasteco

  • La Movida NightClub
  • (864) 735-3774

Por primera vez desde la Huasteca Potosina.


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