SO. MUCH. GOOD STUFF happening this weekend in Durham! Check out the Children’s Festival at Northgate, the Shop Local Durham Market at Durty Bull, a Durham Beer crawl, St. Patty’s Day parties, and a lot more!
Canned Goods March Madness
March 14, 2019 @ 7:30 am to 3:00 pm at American Tobacco Campus
Join us for “Canned Goods” March Madness Benefiting the Inter-Faith Food Shuttle. Together we can score BIG in the fight against Hunger! Thursday, March 14, 2019 Bay 7 @ American Tobacco Best Google Address: 705 Willard Street, Durham, NC
March 14, 2019 @ 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at Museum of Life and Science
Join the Museum for a celebration of irrational proportions! Thursday, March 14 through Sunday, March 17. Free with Admission. Starting Thursday 3/14, join us for Pi Daze where we’ll explore circles and irrational numbers by celebrating all the dimensions of Pi. Search for our hidden Pis across campus, get lost in the beauty of the irrational infinite number, and play with the shape that keeps us all going round! Our café will serve some delicious Pi(e) and our animal department will be getting into the fun as well.
March 14, 2019 @ 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Join museum staff and our friends from Durham County Library for our monthly Bilingual Story Time at the Nasher. Settle into our galleries for a fun and exciting story read in Spanish and English and then take part in a short discussion about art. Afterwards we will move into our classroom for some fun hands-on art making opportunities. This program is free for kids ages 1 – 5 and their adult caregivers.
Happy Hours benefitting StepUp Durham
March 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company
Every Thursday in March, from 4-7 pm, drink for a cause. A portion of proceeds during our Happy Hours will go to benefit StepUp Durham, and their mission to transform lives.
Beginning Sewing Class
March 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at The Scrap Exchange
Always wanted to learn how to use a sewing machine or spiff up your skills? Join a textile artist and long-time sewing instructor for this class designed for brand new beginners and re-entry sewers. We will cover tools and sewing concepts, machine threading and troubleshooting, straight stitch, zig-zag, and appliqué stitches.
Pi Day: Pie & Beer Pairings
March 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Glass Jug Beer Lab
As you may know, our series of Gose-style sour beers is called “Pi.” We’ve brewed many varieties of Pi beer over the last 12 months. So, we’re going to celebrate all things Pi on March 14th (3.14) by pairing three different Pi beers with…you guessed it…PIES! PAIRINGS: – Moscow Mule Pi with Keylime Pie – Raspberry Pi with Blueberry Pie – Chocolate Pi with Chocolate Pie Pi & Pie flights of 5-ounce pours of all three Pi beers and three small samples of pie will be $10 each.
Sabah Spring Tour
March 14, 2019 @ 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at The Durham Hotel
This March, we’re welcoming back our friends at Sabah Shoes for their annual spring tour. Join us in the Penthouse for a 2-day visit with cocktails, music and fittings of their handmade Turkish shoes. On Thursday, Sabah will be hosting a social in the penthouse and rooftop terrace from 5-9pm. Enjoy shoe fittings, oysters, rosé and live jazz from Al Strong and friends. If you can’t make it to the social on Thursday, swing by the 6th-floor penthouse suite anytime between 10am-8pm on Friday. They’ll have colors in stock from their core and seasonal lines! The Sabah Story Sabahs are handmade leather shoes, designed in New York City and produced in southeast Turkey using a hand-stitched shoe construction and high quality, natural leather.
Registration Required: Managing Aggression & Anxiety in Public
March 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Barley Labs
Join Roiya and Marcus of Canine Chemistry as they provide tips on how to manage leash aggression, dog/human aggression, fear aggression, etc., followed by a Q&A. Registration Fees: SEATING IS LIMITED AND REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THE SESSION. The $5 registration fee for each session is simply to hold your seat. You will be able to deduct that from your bar tab the night of the event.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the nature of these issues, please leave your pups at home for this session. It is purely an informational/Q&A session for the humans.
Art and Nature: Artwork inspired by Duke Gardens
March 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Enjoy an artist’s perspective of Duke Gardens. This exhibit celebrates the beauty and diversity of all of Duke Gardens with an optional focus on line and silhouette. Two- and three-dimensional work by local artists demonstrates how the Gardens inspire them. Free drop-in exhibit for all ages.
St Paddy’s Day Weekend
March 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 2:00 am at Boxcar Bar + Arcade
Channel your inner Irish and join us for a weekend long St Paddy’s Day celebration! We’ll be fueling the fun all weekend long with: • $5 Jameson, Jameson Caskmates Stout, Caskmates IPA, and Jameson Black Barrel • $6 Irish Mules with keepsake Jameson mason jar glassware (while supplies last) • Featured drafts include Flying Dog S.O.B., Irish Red & O’Connor Odis Irish Dry Stout Plus: • Get a free glass-hitch-hiker when you buy a shot and a beer (while supplies last)
March 3rd Friday Artwalk
March 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Artists at the Warehouse – Golden Belt
Join Golden Belt Artists for Durham’s Third Friday Artwalk on March 15th, from 6-9 PM!
Winemaker Tasting with Jill Klein Matthiasson
March 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Louella Wine Beer & Beverages
Once again we bringing you an AMAZING winemaker to showcase their portfolio at the hottest tasting bar in the triangle. This Friday we have Jill Klein Matthiasson of Matthiason Winery joining us. Matthiasson Winery is a six time James Beard Award finalist, with countless articles, accolades, and notoriety for their outstanding work in the Napa and Sonoma regions of California.
Comedy City Tour
March 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at Beer Durham
Comedy City Tour of Durham NC
March 15, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company
Our bi-monthly brewery tours are back in 2019! Grab your tickets on Groupon and head to Durty Bull on the first and third Friday of each month to see what great brews we have in store for you in the upcoming year. Enjoy four 4-oz tasters and one full-sized pour each as you learn about the journey your beer took from being raw ingredients to the drink in your glass. And be sure to grab a platr from the food truck and check out our weekly Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Show, hosted by Rob Schneider Comedy – Not That One, in the barrel-house after the tour.
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy at Durty Bull
March 15, 2019 @ 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company
Friday night open mic stand-up comedy is back in 2019! Come out to the brewery from 8-9:30 pm each week to enjoy a free show put on by Rob Schneider Comedy – Not That One and some of our area’s own rising comedian talent. Arrive early for a good seat and to grab some food from the night’s truck before the show!
Golden Belt Yoga
March 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am to 11:45 am at Hi-Wire Brewing at Golden Belt
Introducing Golden Belt Yoga with Kirsten at Hi-Wire Brewing’s Durham, NC taproom every Saturday at 11-11:45am. The class will be set to music, open to all levels, and will be $5 (bring your own mat).
Children’s Festival at Northgate Mall
March 16, 2019 @ 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at Northgate Mall
Northgate Mall and the Durham Arts Council are teaming up again for a fun-filled family day for children and their families with food, entertainment, and vendors specializing in children’s activities. Free and open to the public, the annual Children’s Festival’s proceeds will support the Durham Arts Council.
Boot Camp & Beverages (at Hi-Wire Brewing)
March 16, 2019 @ 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at Hi-Wire Brewing at Golden Belt
Tap into your strength with intense interval training! Be part of a growing Bull City tradition, the Y’s Boot Camp & Beverages high-intensity boot camp workout at Hi-Wire Brewing in downtown Durham on select dates! It’s FREE, members and non-members are all welcome, so round up your friends and join us! *bring a yoga mat and water!
1st Anniversary Party
March 16, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Barley Labs
We’re turning 1! Join us for a weekend full of fun. Saturdays events include: Limited Release Kegs, All Day: Trophy Brewing & The Glass Jug Community Homebrew, 12-5: Learn how to brew beer and help our pal Ricky create a delicious IPA. Route Bistro LLC Food Truck, 12-4 Mario Kart Tournament, 2-6: $10 donation to play with proceeds going to The Animal Protection Society of Durham.
Shop Local Durham Market
March 16, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company
We’re hosting a Shop Local Durham Market at Durty Bull this Saturday, 1-4pm, with 25+ locally owned Durham businesses and APS of Durham! Come shop local, pet all the pups, and drink some really good beer!
Workshop: Flower Crowns
March 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Pine State Flowers
Always our most popular workshop! Bring out your inner flower child by learning to create lush, beautiful flower crowns. Perfect for music festivals, bridal showers, birthday parties, or an old fashioned frolic. Participants will leave with a flower crown of their making, plus an overview of the materials and skills needed to create flower crowns at home. Workshop price includes cost of all flowers and materials.
Durham Beer Crawl
March 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Pour Taproom
The Durham Beer Crawl is back! Four stops, eight limited-release brews. What could be better than celebrating St. Patrick’s weekend tasting unique, amazing beer, while crawling about downtown Durham with your friends?! Tickets are $25 per person, available through Eventbrite.
Pre-Patty’s Day Puppy Party
March 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Motorco
Feeling lucky? Come hang with the Nubs (and Tails) at Motorco in downtown Durham! But don’t forget to wear some green….
Authentic Wine Country Travel
March 16, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm at KnowWines, LLC
It’s never too late to travel to wine country! Learn how in our Authentic Travel to Wine Country course, offered March 16th or April 14th in Chapel Hill! If you have always wanted to travel to wine country but felt the trip was too expensive (it doesn’t have to be!) or intimidating (it’s not!), this course is for you! Jolene of KnowWines has been traveling to wine country (domestic and internationally) for almost 20 years. In this course, she will walk you through planning, packing, and tasting room tips as well as give you advice on how to create an authentic and enjoyable wine country experience.
Cecy’s Grand Opening
March 16, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Art Market Durham
Please join us for our Grand Opening party on March 16! Silent auction, raffle, door prizes, henna tattoos, art exhibits, and refreshments.
Workshop: Arrange in Anything (without foam!)
March 17, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Pine State Flowers
Flower arrangements don’t have to be contained in vases. You can create an arrangement anywhere! Maybe you have a vessel you love that is too shallow or not waterproof, or maybe you just love the look of nature growing everywhere—by the time you leave this workshop you will have the basic skills necessary to create a floral arrangement anywhere you choose. And the best part is, we do it all sustainably – without flower foam! Participants will make an arrangement in class to take home with them, and will have the choice of creating an arrangement in a basket, a ceramic bowl, or a glass terrarium.
St. Patrick’s Day 2019
March 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am to 2:00 am at Bull McCabes
Can’t believe we’re so close to St. Paddy’s 2019! We will have live music starting at noon, bagpipers, Irish dancers, and a DJ that night! Don’t forget about the traditional Irish food, all the Guinness, Smithwick’s, and Harp your heart desires, and the amazing company. We don’t pour green beer, but you’ll be green with envy if you miss this party! As always NO COVER and family friendly until 9pm!
St. Paddy’s Day Green Eggs & Ham Brunch!
March 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at The Wine Feed
We love green eggs & ham! Join us for a festive St. Paddy’s Day where we’ll be serving green eggs and ham along with green juice mimosa specials, Vinho Verde bottles and more! Channel your inner Irish, wear your green colors proudly and head on over for a delicious brunch.
March 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Barley Labs
Let’s keep the 1 year anniversary celebration going with cupcake flights! Even though our big party is on Saturday, we wanted to keep the fun going all weekend so we’ll start serving these flights at noon on Sunday and will have them while the cupcakes last. We’re partnering with local, female-owned business Big Cakes Little Cakes again for this event. You’ll get 4 mini cupcakes paired with 4 flight-sized drafts.
St. Pat’s Day Celebration
March 17, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 11:59 pm at Ponysaurus Brewing
It’s your lucky day if your name starts with a P-A-T! On March 17th, we are celebrating all the Pats! We’re looking at: Patrick Patricia Patunia Patel Patterson Patsy Pattie Patrina Patrice Patten Patwin …you get the gist. Any lucky duck with a P-A-T – first, middle, or last – gets a free pint*!
YOGA kittens And Cocoa
March 17, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Synergy Fitness for Her- Southpoint
March 17th we will be holding a kitten yoga event featuring many of the wonderful cats and kittens from The Animal Protection Society of Durham! We had so much fun with the puppies we decided to honor our other 4 legged friends. We will also have a hot chocolate bar for after each class. Each class is $15 per slot, all proceeds will go to the APS. 1st class: 1-2pm 2nd class: 2-3pm *Please bring a mat if you have one* Event is open to men, women and children!
St. Patrick’s Day at Fullsteam
March 17, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm at Fullsteam Brewery
Join us on St. Patrick’s Sunday for live music, Irish-inspired food, and plenty of shenanigans (including our new Dry Irish Stout, Shenanigans). Music starts at 2pm.
Lakewood Community Party!
March 17, 2019 @ 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at El Futuro
Please join us for a festive celebration of our culturally vibrant community! Activities will include beautifying El Futuro’s green space (wear clothes and shoes you don’t mind getting dirty!), food, music, arts and crafts activities provided by The Scrap Exchange, and contributing ideas for visual images of hope in our neighborhood.
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