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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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Open Mic Night

  • The Bar

Singers/ rappers/ dancers welcome. 1 song allowed. Must sign up at door.


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Karaoke

  • The Bar

18 to enter, 21 to drink.


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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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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DISHOOM Bollywood/Bhangra Dance Party

Help DISHOOM celebrate its 5th year running at Motorco. 9pm: Doors open. 10pm: Dance lessons by Ameer and Aditi. 10:30pm: DJ Rang starts spinning, dance party begins. 12am: Visuals …


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Lusito's Chocolatada - Three Kings' Day

  • Cocoa Cinnamon
  • (919) 995-9763

Artist Studio Project, El Centro Hispano De Durham and Cocoa Cinnamon invite you to celebrate 3 Kings’ Day at the second annual Holiday Chocolatada. A “chocolatada” is a …


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Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse

  • (919) 220-2458

Concerts featuring top country, folk, and gospel musicians with coffee bar and snacks. Sponsored by St. Paul United Methodist Church.


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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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The Herded Cats

Kick up your mid-week blues.


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Gregory Alan Isakov

Many musicians have day jobs to make ends meet. However, few artists maintain the lifestyle kept by Gregory Alan Isakov. The Colorado-based indie-folk artist is a full-time farmer who sells …


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Historic Durham & Tobacco Empire Tour

  • 212 W Main St
  • (919) 371-2653

Tobacco Road Tours takes you on a motorized, professionally guides tour to where Durham’s roots began & where the City has evolved today. North Carolina’s “Triangle”, …


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Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle presents The Three Viennese Masters

Haydn - Symphony No 95 Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1 Mozart - Symphony No. 41 In an ode to classicism, The COT presents the father of the symphony at his peak, the colossus at the …


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Jeffrey Osborne

Jeffrey Osborne is a drum beater, a heart beater, and an odds beater. From his early days percussively propelling the band L.T.D. to its highest heights to spinning off as a solo artist when too few …


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Third Friday

Gallery crawl with live music and other performances. Maps available at the Visitor Info Center and at each participating location.


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Family Saturday Series Donna Washington

A highly animated performer, Donna Washington has been entertaining, educating, and inspiring audiences with her vocal pyrotechnics, elastic face, and deep characterizations that bring folklore, …


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Monthly Bluegrass/Americana/Old Time Jam

PineCone and The Blue Note Grill are hosting a monthly bluegrass/Americana/old time jam in Durham! The Piedmont region of North Carolina has a vibrant and varied music scene, which the combined …


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Mallarmé Chamber Players Family Concert

Mallarmé performs a free, interactive chamber music concert that is 1-hour long and is fun and informative for people 5-years-old and older. Meet at the Doris Duke Center. Adult …


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"Only Light, Only Love"

Features choral music by Women's Voices Chorus about light, love and freedom. Allan Friedman, Artistic Director, Deborah Hollis, Pianist. Special guests NCCU Vocal Jazz ensemble


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Breathe to Think Sessions — Performances and Open Mic

  • La Movida NightClub
  • (661) 817-8433

Must be 21+. Open Mic participants must sign up in advance.


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Diggin in the Crates

Welcome to Diggin in the Crates. The Underground Collective introduces their first high-energy monthly party bringing you the best in popular R&B and Hip Hop, from the 80s and 90s until today. …


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Jeremy Denk, Piano

In the two decades since he claimed Juilliard’s venerable Piano Recital Debut Award, Durham native Jeremy Denk has become one of his generation’s most in-demand instrumentalists and, at …


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