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A Guide to Nightlife & Bars in Durham

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Durham, NC's nightlife is vibrant and varied, so you're sure to find the right bar, club, music venue, brewery or pool hall to match your mood and group.

Posted By Discover Durham Staff on Apr 05, 2019

A casual night out with friends. A romantic glass of wine. A celebratory night of dancing. When it comes to nightlife, Durham can help you set the perfect evening mood. With four breweries crafting locally inspired beers, bars and lounges serving nationally praised craft cocktails, and music venues hosting nationally touring bands and locally grown acts, the choices will keep you entertained all night. Plus, the combination of friendly locals and college students ensure that sports bars, trivia nights, pool halls, and other nightlight offerings are always a good time. Use our nightlife search to put together your ideal evening lineup.

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