This Labor Day weekend head to the Bull City Rumble, the last Bulls games of the season, a Food Truck Rodeo, The Beat Market at Locopops, and a lot more.


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Come Get Your Yayas Out By Breaking Some Iron. Fun and Free

August 29, 2019 @ 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Liberty Arts

Hate your job? Got dumped by your honey? Waiter put Cilantro in your food by mistake? We can help you feel a lot better about that!!! Just come by and help us break up some old bathtubs and radiators to make sculpture right here in Durham. You’ll get in your cardio in, and your frustrations out!! Try it once and we guarantee you’ll come back for more. You can come by every Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30pm and break some iron for the upcoming pour on November 16th. Just show up at the our Studio – 918 Pearl St. – with closed-toed shoes, preferably leather boots, and pants. We have all the other protective gear – gloves, jacket, glasses, helmets, face shields and earplugs. We also have a great assortment of hammers and other tools of destruction. Free and fun! Fun to be had by all!

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Thursdays Live on the Patio with Caique Vidal & Batuque

August 29, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

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Caique Vidal brings his Afro-Brazilian Dance Party to Unscripted for a special poolside performance to jump start your Labor Day weekend. The band delivers an explosive performance integrating the sounds of Afro-Brazilian percussion with keyboards, bass, guitar and horns to produce an innovative version of samba, reggae, salsa, bachata, pop, rock, and Bossa Nova.   Caique Vidal and Batuque’s live performance is pure passion and energy!

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Cult-Your Nights

August 29, 2019 @ 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company

We’re back with your next episode of Cult Your Nights. This month features an all burlesque line up with your southern belles Purrrl VanDammit, Jo’Rie Tigerlily, Ivy Sublime and of course your fearless showman JoRose on the aerial hoop. Doors at 8!

$13 GA in advance

$15 at the door

$25 VIP

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Trivia!

August 29, 2019 @ 9:00 pm to 11:00 pm at Fullsteam Brewery

It’s Trivia… you know the deal. Answer some questions and have some fun. Win stuff if you’re feeling smart. Drink beer regardless.

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Bike Ride to Audio Under the Stars

August 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at CCB Plaza

A leisurely summer ride to Audio Under The Stars, an audio festival on the lawn at the Center for Documentary Studies. Gather at the bull statue in CCB Plaza at 7pm, we’ll roll out for a casual social ride that ends at 8pm at the Center for Documentary Studies (1317 W Pettigrew Street). Bring your blankets, lawn chairs, and picnics. Food available on-site for sale; BYOB. Audio Under the Stars features the kind of audio stories you might hear on podcasts or public radio. Hosted in the garden at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Audio Under the Stars is a one-of-a-kind experience. Theme: Appetites and Desires For our final show of the 2019 season, we explore how our needs, both physical and emotional, bring us together and, at times, pit us against each other. Join us for an evening of delicious stories about food, hunger, ambition, and passion.

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Tha Materials Live at Gpazz

August 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm at Downtown Durham, North Carolina

Fusion Band Tha Materials live at Gpazz Dinner Time: 7 PM – 10:00 PM Jerk Chicken, Chow Mein, Fried Fish, Salad. Show Time: 8:30 PM – 11 PM

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Moonlight Rescue Band at Brightleaf Square

August 30, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm at Brightleaf Square Shopping Mall Pub

Moonlight Rescue Band on stage at Brightleaf Square Summer Music Series 2019: https://historicbrightleaf.com/events/

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Bulls vs. Stripers

August 30, 2019 @ 7:05 pm to 10:05 pm at Celebrate the start of the weekend with our Friday Night Fireworks after the game!

End your week by checking out the biggest fireworks show in the region with Friday Night Fireworks following every Friday home game. Want something new at the end of your week? Each Friday the DBAP will feature two local food trucks that will serve up their delicacies all game long.

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Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy at Durty Bull

August 30, 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!

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2019 Bull City Rumble

August 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am to 9:00 pm at 1007 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2026, United States

2019 BULL CITY RUMBLE – VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE SHOW & SWAP North Carolina’s largest vintage motorcycle show, rally and swap will be held on West Main Street in Durham. Show, bands and parking FREE

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Roots Farmers’ Market

August 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at Bright Leaf Historic District

Visit us in the Brightleaf Square courtyard, our new location! Shop for fresh, locally-sourced vegetables, fruits, meat, eggs, and more; convenient to Brightleaf stores, restaurants, and all of downtown Durham. We will be there every Saturday, rain or shine, from April 6 through November, 9 a.m. to Noon. Validated parking in the lot across from the main courtyard entrance on North Gregson Street and very close to the Bull City Connector bus stops along West Main Street. Each week we will have special guests and attractions including kids activities, cooking demos, live music, gardening experts, and more!

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Saturdays at the Foundry 9am-12pm

August 31, 2019 @ 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at Durham Central Park

EVERY SATURDAY WE OPEN OUR BEAUTIFUL GATES TO SHOW YOU AROUND THE INSIDE OF THE ONLY NON-PROFIT, ART-CENTERED FOUNDRY IN THE SOUTHEAST. We will share with you some of the metal casting process while giving you some inside scoops about Durham history. Come visit with us while the Durham Farmer’s Market and Craft Markets are open. Many of our artists will be selling beautiful, made in Durham Art from our Collective of 14 artists.

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Yoga with Art

August 31, 2019 @ 9:30 am to 10:30 am at Global Breath Studio

STRETCH your horizons at 21c Museum Hotel Durham’s weekly series from 9:30-10:30am. BYOM (bring your own mat) for Yoga with Art. Flex those creative muscles as you work through a variety of poses in our gallery spaces. Sessions are just $10 at the door and are led by certified yoga teachers from Global Breath Studio. Attendees should bring their own mat or towel and water and arrive early to ensure a spot because space is limited.

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Family Fun Series

August 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Golden Belt Campus

One Saturday of the month join us for our family fun series. This is FREE and open to the public. Here is what you can expect: 10am-12pm: Come to the plaza for family friendly activities for kids and parents to enjoy. August 31st – Science on Stage (Grades K-2) hosted by Morehead Planetarium

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Make Waves Not War

August 31, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

Get cool in the pool; enjoy small plates and cocktails on the Patio. Live DJs every Saturday from 12-5 and 6-10. Free and open to the public 21 and over.

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Night Swim

August 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

Make waves when the lights go down. Poolside DJs every Friday 6-10pm. This week: DJ ClaSICK. Free and open to the public 21 and over.

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Bulls vs. Stripers

August 31, 2019 @ 6:35 pm to 9:35 pm at Saturday Night Fireworks

Cap off your spectacular Saturday with a bang! You don’t want to miss the best fireworks show in the Triangle! We’re continuing our season-long celebration of the 150 years of innovation since Durham’s incorporation. The Durham Bulls will rebrand as the Durham Tobacconists, an ode to the first professional baseball team in the city, tonight!

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Sunday Morning Flow: Rooftop Yoga with Global Breath Studio

September 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am to 9:00 am at Unscripted Durham

We could all use a little more balance. Get grounded and flow with us at Unscripted Durham with poolside yoga taught by instructors from Global Breath Studio. Broaden your horizons, soak up the sun, and awaken into your day with an accessible all-levels class Bring your swimsuit! Post-yoga pool dips are HIGHLY ENCOURAGED. Classes are $10 at the door or via Global Breath class pass.

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Yoga with Art

September 1, 2019 @ 9:30 am to 10:30 am at Global Breath Studio

STRETCH your horizons at 21c Museum Hotel Durham’s weekly series from 9:30-10:30am. BYOM (bring your own mat) for Yoga with Art. Flex those creative muscles as you work through a variety of poses in our gallery spaces. Sessions are just $10 at the door and are led by certified yoga teachers from Global Breath Studio. Attendees should bring their own mat or towel and water and arrive early to ensure a spot because space is limited.

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Brunches Brew

September 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Golden Belt Campus

Brunches Brew is our weekly jazz jam brunch hosted by Alan Thompson (Zoocru, sax). Each Sunday grab a seat on the lawn and enjoy good vibes, food trucks and a cold brew from Hi-Wire. This event is FREE. Please let us know you are coming by RSVP.

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Labor Day Weekend Food Truck Rodeo ft. Ragweed Brass

September 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Durham Central Park

A Durham Central Park Food Truck Rodeo is an all-ages Sunday afternoon gathering of dozens of the Triangle’s most popular food trucks, five times each year. The event is free to attend. You simply pay for what you decide to eat from the trucks’ menus–from savory and stick-to-your-ribs to sweet treats. Ragweed Brass takes listeners back to the days when jazz, blues and folk music were forming together. With a vocal-driven repertoire that blends original tunes with classics of the jug band and old New Orleans days. They’ll start the first of two sets around 12:30 p.m.

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Sunday Funday at Pour!

September 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 12:00 pm at Pour Taproom

Come enjoy games, coloring, food and drinks at Pour Taproom on Sunday. Kids eat free all-day and everyone is welcome! Bring the whole crew for a family-friendly environment to end your weekend! Mr. Steve’s Music Lab goes on every first and last Saturday of the month! Perfect music for the kids to jam out too!!

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Reggae on the Rooftop

September 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

Selector B Steady and DJ Algoriddim spin classic reggae on vinyl. Free and open to the public 21 and over.

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The Beat Market at Locopops

September 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Locopops

Join us for the Beat Market at Locopops on Sunday, September 1st from 1-5PM! Local art, local music, local sweets, local vibes… Curated by Durham Beat and hosted by Locopops, The Beat Market is a community collaborative event bringing folks together for a family-friendly afternoon of local fun. We hope to see you there! Featured Music: Ally J’s Music Pippa Hoover Featured Vendors: Bull City Baubles Dirty Consumer Ian Griffin VaMere Jewelry Slowwjam Cool Boy 36 Julian Phelps JoRose Killdeer Pottery Vann Thomas Powell

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Cornhole Tournament

September 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Boxcar Bar + Arcade

Join us on the patio to compete for prizes in one of our upcoming Cornhole Tournaments! • Tournaments take place on Sundays (on dates listed) at 1pm • On-site registration opens around 12:30pm • Free to play • Win prizes! [Events are held outdoors and may be cancelled due to inclement weather.

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Bulls vs. Stripers

September 1, 2019 @ 5:05 pm to 8:05 pm at Kids run the bases for today’s game. Bring out the family!

Calling all kids! Tie up your sneakers and get down to the DBAP to take a lap around the bases following every Sunday home game!

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Labor Day Pool Party with DJ ClaSICK

September 2, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

Chill by the pool with cocktails and small bites while DJ ClaSICK brings the party.

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Bulls vs. Stripers

September 2, 2019 @ 1:05 pm to 4:05 pm

Bulls vs. Stripers Buy tickets here: https://stza.co/~Fz$R?trk=FXKu

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Batman Trivia Night

September 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company

Some men just want to watch the world burn, and others just want to win a game of trivia while drinking craft beer with their friends. Whichever category you fall in, gather your team, and come out to Durty Bull on Monday, September 2nd to show off your knowledge of the Caped Crusader. Ansley will be quizzing you on all film featuring The Dark Knight and we’ll be giving out prizes to the top-scoring team, and the team with the most creative name!

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