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Events in Durham, NC

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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15 Tips to Increase Sales from your Website

This flagship presentation by Thea Fotiu Howell is specifically designed for artists and creatives in business. Thea will cover many aspects of selling and promoting products and services from a …


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Calling all Minion fans to Sky Zone!

Play, Pose and Jump with the Minion! Exclusive event for toddlers! Ticket purchase required to attend. Please purchase 1 ticket for each person attending. ★ Trampoline access included for all …


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Chuck Cotton: Raise the Roof Fundraiser

Join Blue Note Grill's music family as they do what they proudly do best – come together for one of their own. This will be a benefit for their good friend, Chuck Cotton. Chuck’s home of …


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Coming Home: ADF Alumni Return

ADF will highlight the significant talent that has come out of its school programs with a first-ever ADF Alumni Concert. Five choreographers, from a field of over 130 entries, were selected by an a…


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Dance Party on the Plaza

Come celebrate the start of ADF with a tango lesson followed by dance party on CCB plaza. Lesson starts at 7:30 for 30-minutes, followed by open dancing on the plaza.


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Dance Performance - The Bipeds: 54 Strange Words

  • Durham Fruit & Produce Company

As the finale of Durham Independent Dance Artists - DIDA's 2018 season, The Bipeds present '54 Strange Words', an ambitious, evening-length production that treads along the mysterious threshold …


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Durham Comics Fest

  • (919) 560-8648

Durham County Library's annual celebration of comics readers and creators of all ages returns for its 8th year! Enjoy workshops, trivia night, local artist alley, comics creator networking and much …


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Goat Yoga and Guided Meditation with Goats

  • Hux Family Farm
  • (919) 666-7258

Get your relaxation and goat cuddles on! Experience yoga and guided meditation classes with the farm's animals. They have trained therapy goats, a couple of sheep, and a sweet livestock guardian dog …


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Hands-on Ice Creams, Custards and Sorbets Cooking Class

What better way to cool down than with ice cream? Homemade ice creams, gelatos, and frozen custards...complete with all the traditional toppings! Join Joe Van Gogh's head baker, Audra Thomas, as she …


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King Draft

EBZ, OC from NC w/ B2, Swank, Ethan Taylor, Facts about Bob (Defacto Thezpian + Lil' Bob Doe)


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NC Hiphop Festival

  • Various Downtown Venues

Featuring Large Professor, Arrested Development, Mr. Cheeks, Petey Pablo, Sa-Roc, Rise Rasheed, Born Why and more. Plus 100 exhibitors, music production labs, and other activities. 18+ to …


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Orquesta GarDel monthly residency

Both Orquesta GarDel and Living Arts Collective are thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration for 2018 - GarDel is the salsa-band-in-residence at LAC. Every fourth Sunday they will perform in …


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Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” …


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Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” …


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Places Please! Starring Nicole Wolcott & Larry Keigwin

Co-presented by ADF and the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Nicole Wolcott, a Brooklyn based artist called ,“One of today’s finest dance comedians and a knockout dancer,” …


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Pod Tours America

POPULAR POLITICAL PODCAST Liberal progressive podcast, Pod Save America, co-hosted by Jon Favreau, Tommy Vietor, Jon Lovett, Daniel Pfeiffer and special guests is hitting the road and making a …


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RetroArtHouse Film Series

Art house is a film genre which encompasses movies where the content and style adhere with as little compromise as possible to the filmmakers' personal artistic vision. The narrative is often in …


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Sunday Family Fun @Pour Taproom

  • Pour Taproom
  • (919) 251-8985

Kids Eat free every Sunday at Pour taproom, located on CCB Plaza, downtown Durham (opposite "Major"). Family friendly games are available as well as kid friendly colouring books and …


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Workshop: Loud Color Luminous PIN

As a part of the Loud Color Luminous Sound exhibit, please join the Curator, Kerry Crocker, and NCSU Libraries for a workshop where you can learn some basic creative electronics and make a light-up …


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Beginners' Line Dance Classes

  • Covenant Presbyterian Church
  • (252) 767-2780

Beginners Urban Soul Line Dance Classes are provided by M. E. Henderson, Inc.. This low-impact form of exercise is free. Bring your water and towel for this one hour class!


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Ciompi Quartet Presents 2018 Summer Chamber Music Series

The new cellist in the Ciompi Quartet, Caroline Stinson, presents "Quotation and Variation", her first concert as member of the Quartet. The works on her program celebrate and highlight t…


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Nature Adventures Camp: Animals in the Garden (K-2) Begins

Thank you for your interest in Duke Gardens' Nature Adventures Camp, weekly day camps for children entering grades K-8. We look forward to exploring the wonders of nature with your children. Campers …


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Summer Camp : Fitness is Fun with Party in the USA Theme

In addition to all the "fitness is fun" activities you expect from Sky Zone, we have special activities planned this week to educate the campers about 5 different states in the USA - New …


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Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau
212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604