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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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Special Events

Dance Blues Friday

Inclusive blues dance event.

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Exhibits & Recurring Events

Art Exhibit - “Beyond Despair”

When faced with seemingly insurmountable challenges, a common human response is to fall into a resigned paralysis. We look for someone smarter, richer, or braver who will solve our problems and save …

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The Annual Black History: Artists’ Perspectives Exhibition 2019

Four years ago Durham resident and artist Willie Bigelow presented an idea for an exhibition celebrating African American history, featuring the artwork of several local artists. Four years later …

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