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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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AADE Kwanzaa Fest

Bring the entire family for a day of Unity, Culture and Community Development. The doors will open at 12 noon, Children's Village at 12:30 and the performances at 2pm. Kwanzaa is a celebration f…


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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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2nd Annual Chocolatada de Luisito- Luisito’s Chocolatada

  • El Centro Hispano of Durham
  • (919) 995-9763

Artist Studio Project & El Centro Hispano De Durham invite you to celebrate 3 Kings’ Day. Artist Studio Project y El Centro Hispano De Durham los invita a celebrar el día de los 3…


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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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Live Music: Jon Beyle

“An eighth-generation native of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Jon Beyle has been musically inspired by his homeland his entire life. Jon’s style incorporates relaxed, surfer-inspired b…


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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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Cal Folger Day // Stray Owls // The Bonk

  • Arcana
  • (919) 973-1675

Cal Folger Day is an American songwriter and performer now based in Dublin, Ireland. "A guitarist and chanteuse with jazz leanings, whose vocal control and stage presence command a…


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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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Film Screening - "The Image Book"

The legendary Jean-Luc Godard adds to his legacy with this ambitious collage film essay. Fans of his sprawling, multi-part Histoire(s) du Cinema series will have some idea of what to expect: a …


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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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Mdou Moctar // Andy McLeod

Mdou Moctar is a Tuareg songwriter and musician based in Agadez, Niger, and is one of the first musicians to perform modern electronic adaptations of Tuareg guitar music. BYOB.


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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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Film Screening - "Zama"

Lucretia Martel, 2017, 115 min, Argentina, Spanish with English subtitles.In this long-awaited fourth feature, contemporary master Lucrecia Martel ventures into the realm of historical fiction and …


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Film Screening - "Burning"

Lee Chang-dong, 2018, 148 min, South Korea, in Korean w/ English subtitles & English. Based on Haruki Murakami's short story "Barn Burning," the sixth feature from Korean auteur Lee …


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Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana at Motorco

Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana returns to Durham with a dynamic cast of world-renowned dancers and musicians from Spain and the US. Experience the dazzling footwork, sensual lyricism and intricate …


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