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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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1st Saturday Salsa Social

  • Living Arts Collective

Lesson 7:30 - 8 Dancing 8 -10:30


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Beginning Crochet Class

Ready to take on a new craft skill? This introductory class is for crochet beginners, as well as those who have never even tried a single fiber art! Students will learn the basics of crochet s…


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Beginning Knitting Class

Ready to take on a new craft skill? This introductory class is for crochet beginners, as well as those who have never even tried a single fiber art! Students will learn the basics of crochet s…


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Book Sale - Books Among Friends

  • Northgate Mall
  • (919) 560-7159

Saturday, December 1 · Members Only: 10 a.m. - 12 noon · Regular Sale: 12 noon - 4 p.m. Sunday, December 2 · $10 Bag Sale: 1 - 4 p.m. Still looking for holiday gifts to …


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Calidore String Quartet

The Calidore String Quartet is one of the premier chamber ensembles in a generation of exciting new talent in the genre. Since forming in Los Angeles, the spirited Calidore — a portmanteau m…


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Carrington Middle School Holiday Market

  • Carrington Middle School

Holiday Market with tons of local vendors!


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Definition of a Hero

Black Poetry Theatre presents… Definition of a Hero Created by Dasan Ahanu. Definition of a Hero interrogates our idea of a hero while examining the complex relationships between …


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Handel's “Messiah” Concert

For decades Messiah has been the cornerstone of the Chapel's concert life and one of the centerpieces of Duke's holiday season. Performed annually during the season of Advent, Handel's masterpiece …


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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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History Hike: Life Around the Mill

When the West Point Mill was in its heyday, mills were often the center of vibrant communities. Step back in time and learn about community life in rural North Carolina. This hike will be about t…


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Jadah Pearl

Born in 1994, Jadah Pearl first hit the stage when she was only 5 years old performing at church and many stage plays. She was consistent with acting and singing all through life up to highschool …


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NCZoukFest

  • Living Arts Collective

This event will feature international and home grown Zouk instructors who have been dedicated to building and supporting Zouk communities in their local areas and around the world. Festival …


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New Artist Studios Grand Opening at Golden Belt

See the new studios in the Warehouse Building, with new artists, a new gallery, a bunch of the existing studio artists, Hi-Wire Brewing, music, and much more.


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Patchwork Holiday Market

  • Durham Armory
  • (719) 440-8636

If you want something more personal than a gift card or a generic gift, or something special for yourself or home, the Durham Patchwork Holiday Market is for you! If you are interested in the …


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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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Screening "Matangi/Maya/M.I.A" Documentary

  • AU Classroom @ ATC (Strickland Building)
  • (919) 824-6251

Join this 2nd Movie Bar Meetup where they're screening the Sundance award winning documentary Matangi/Maya/M.I.A. There will be complimentary food + wine and a discussion about the film …


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Serving Life Exhibtion Reception

The nonprofit Human Kindness Foundation hosts a reception focused on the Serving Life exhibition. The foundation supports people in prison who wish to undertake spiritual practices.


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The Connells

The Raleigh, North Carolina-based jangle-pop outfit the Connells formed in the spring of 1984. With Leisure McCorkle.


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The Durham Community Chorale presents “A Holiday Celebration”

  • Temple Baptist Church

From classical Christmas to traditional to jazz, you won't want to miss the powerful, moving music of the season performed by the Chorale's 60+ voices and guest musicians, directed by Melody Zentner.


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Union Baptist Church 2018 Annual Holiday Expo & Gathering

The Union Baptist Church Annual Holiday Expo features local businesses, free identification cards for kids by Durham Sheriffs, entertainment, free refreshments, fire truck tours, free health checks, …


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Walltown Children’s Theatre presents “Durham Nutcracker”

Experience this musical re-imagined production of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker. With a highly diverse cast, this adaptation for the Nutcracker tells the behind scene story of, Sarah Tucker, a young …


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