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Special Events

Bull City Robotic Rodeo

An all-new wild west steampunk experience. Mechanical bull rides, escape rooms, lazer-pistol slinging showdowns, bull whip workshops, saloon girl Can-Cans, and more! Grab your cyber-spurs, saddle-up …


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Camille A. Brown & Dancers 'Black Girl: Linguistic Play'

In BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play, Camille A. Brown draws upon the rhythmic pulsation of double Dutch, the complexity of step and tap, and the full-body percussion of juba to elevate the cultural …


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Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.


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DJ Slim at The Tavern


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Ron Miles 'I Am a Man' featuring Jason Moran, Bill Frisell, Brian Blade & Scott Colley

During the last decade, there has been no jazz quintet more impressive than the one that trumpet and cornet master Ron Miles assembled to make 2017’s poignant I Am a Man. Miles — a …


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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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A Conversation with Bob Woodward

Bob Woodward will provide an inside look into the Trump presidency. Bob Woodward's Fear: Trump in the White House, currently the #1 international bestseller, is the most detailed and penetrating …


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Camille A. Brown & Dancers 'Black Girl: Linguistic Play'

In BLACK GIRL: Linguistic Play, Camille A. Brown draws upon the rhythmic pulsation of double Dutch, the complexity of step and tap, and the full-body percussion of juba to elevate the cultural …


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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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Saturday Family Series presents Bull City Slam Team

Building with Language: How are poems built? What literary devices best help ideas come to life? What do you consider when you share and perform your poems? What stories can you tell? The Bull C…


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Schumann Quartet

The Schumann Quartet exudes effortless grace. Born into a family of musicians, the three Schumann brothers have played together since childhood, ultimately recruiting one of Europe’s brightest …


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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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Daniil Trifonov, Piano

Called “without question the most astounding pianist of our age” by The Times of London, the twenty-seven-year-old Daniil Trifonov has become the instrument’s new standard-bearer. …


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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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Manual Cinema 'Ada/Ava'

In less than a decade, the bold and talented Chicago collective Manual Cinema has become a theatrical powerhouse with its mesmerizing shadow-puppet spectacles. Blending techniques from animation and …


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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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Manual Cinema 'Ada/Ava'

In less than a decade, the bold and talented Chicago collective Manual Cinema has become a theatrical powerhouse with its mesmerizing shadow-puppet spectacles. Blending techniques from animation and …


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The Crossing 'The Little Match Girl Passion'

Hailed as “ardently angelic” (Los Angeles Times), “superb” (The New Yorker), and “something of a miracle” (The Philadelphia Inquirer), The Crossing is a …


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Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

“A marvelous show for everyone. You’re guaranteed to have a ball!” – NPR Roald Dahl's amazing tale is now Durham’s golden ticket! It's the perfect recipe for a …


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The Herded Cats

Kick up your mid-week blues.


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