The North Carolina Hiphop Festival is NC's largest festival showcasing the best in Hiphop and R&B from across the world. Worldwide Hiphop for you and yours. Small Clubs, Outdoor Stages, Break-outs, Panels, Production Seminars and Demonstrations. Who: Many new and legendary artists from across the globe. What: Hiphop performance taking place at many indoor and outdoor venues for an entire weekend. Why: Durham needs a Hiphop festival. Many big festivals take place in Durham throughout the year but Hiphop, hiphop music and Hiphop fans have yet to have their very own festival on their very own weekend.