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Events in Durham, NC

Home to almost 5,000 events every year, Durham is a place rich with unique things to do. From biannual arts markets to performances by world-class musicians at DPAC or Carolina Theatre, from workshops led by leading researchers to motorcycle rallies, from interactive classes at the Museum of Life + Science to food tours through Durham’s most acclaimed restaurants, there is always a wide variety of events to capture the interest of any visitor or resident.

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Triangle Restaurant Week

  • Various locations

Triangle Restaurant Week offers 3-course meals from some of the finest participating restaurants in the Triangle Area! Check out the website to view all the participating restaurants this winter.


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Plantpowered: Eating, Cooking, and Living with Plant Based Foods

Join Lindsey Elcessor and Lindsey Crawford for a menu guided experiential learning journey about food energetics, nutrition, and cooking with plant based proteins. Eat, learn and enjoy!


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Brats & Brews | Garden Party & Fundraiser

  • Eastcut Sandwich Bar
  • (984) 439-1852

Fundraiser held with Fullsteam, Firsthand Foods and the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina. They'll be grilling up some brats and kielbasa from Firsthand Foods and serving those up …


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Good Food Awards N.C. Showcase

Fullsteam Brewery brings together North Carolina's Good Food Award winners & finalists to showcase delicious and sustainability minded wares in a mini marketplace. Sample & shop from …


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Winter Luau

Embrace the mahalo spirit with a family-style luau dinner exploring the diverse influences that have shaped Hawaiian cuisine. From Asia to the Mediterranean and back again, have some fun with …


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Exhibits & Recurring Events

Clouds Brewing Presents Pint Night

Join in every Wednesday for Pint Night, where they'll showcase a different brewery from NC and beyond! Pick up a free pint glass from our featured brewery, as well!


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Bedlam Vodka Distillery Tour

  • Graybeard Distillery

Spirit lovers will experience a 45-minute tour of the distillery and tasting room. Expect a deep dive into the story and history of Bedlam Vodka and learn why it is so drinkable. Get a …


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Clouds Brewing Trivia Night

Join in every Thursday night for Big Slow Tom's Trivia! Win some prizes, drink some great beer, & show your smarts!


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80's BB's Brunch

  • The Pinhook
  • (919) 667-1100

+ GOLDEN 80's music (whatever that means) + PIE PUSHERS AMAZING BRUNCH menu: https://www.piepushers.com/brunch-menu/ + SATURDAY MORNING CARTOONS + BLOODY MARY'S + OTHER SCHMANCY DRINKS


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A Downtown Durham Walking Food Tour

A Downtown Durham Walking Food Tour


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BCBB Brewery Tour

Join in (almost) every Saturday at 4pm for the weekly brewery tour. Learn about the process of making fresh, true to style beer from owner, Seth Gross. No reservation necessary. Large and private …


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Durham Farmers' Market

Get your fill of fresh winter vegetables, meats, baked goods, preserved foods and much more. Every item you see at the market was produced by the people selling it, and it all comes from no more t…


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Durham Sightseeing Bar Walk

New route, new stops, new time and new stories. Ever hear of “Drunk History”? Join Tobacco Road Tours for this unique spin on NC & Durham history, architecture, COMEDY and folklore! …


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Fullsteam Brewery Tours

Join in every Saturday for a behind-the-scenes look at this plow-to-pint brewing facility. They’ll introduce you to the local ingredients that make their beer distinctly Southern: local g…


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Pints and Paninis Craft Beer Tour

Start with a flight of Durham's Starpoint Brewing's beer and buy beer to-go (BYOB allowed on the bus) from Beer Study's retail shop. Hop on the bus, and take a ride out to Saxapahaw, where …


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South Durham Farmers Market

Farmers and artisan food makers located within a 50 mile radius of South Durham.


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212 W Main St #101
Durham, NC 27701 USA
Phone: (919) 687-0288
Toll Free: (800) 446-8604