This weekend, Shop Durham is kicking off the holiday season, bid your face off at Fullsteam Brewery, head to the Black Farmers’ Market, and a lot more. Here’s what to do in Durham this weekend.

Thursday, Nov. 21

Durham Night Market

November 21, 2019 @ 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm at The Wine Feed

Head to the Durham Night Market at Pine & Poplar at The Wine Feed. Over 40 local makers will be selling their handmade products. There will be food trucks, live music, wine, beer and so much more!

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Friday, Nov. 22

Tinkering Family Workshops: Lights, Circuits, Action!

November 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Museum of Life and Science

Discover how electricity works with this hands-on workshop. Learn how to solder and create illuminated art to take home.


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Bid Your Face Off

November 22, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Fullsteam Brewery

Shave the date, gentleman! Join us on Friday, November 22 for a live auction on the Fullsteam stage. On the auction block: facial hair. Every penny raised goes directly to Movember Foundation USA to benefit the Duke Cancer Institute and other health organizations.

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Saturday, Nov. 23

Durham Craft Market

November 23, 2019 @ 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at Durham Craft Market

The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it!

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Yoga with Art

November 23, 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.

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Historic Architecture & Urban Landscapes Walking Tour

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 11:30 am at Durham Farmers’ Market

Explore Downtown Durham and learn how it has transformed itself from an industrial center to the City of Medicine. Docents describe the history of many of the landmark buildings that make up the Downtown Historic District, listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1977.

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10W40 Brunch Durham

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at Hi-Wire Brewing Durham

Join us for a very special brunch paired with a set flight of 10W-40 Imperial Stout variants. Flights will be $15 each.

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Storytime with Liberation’s Station: Dreaming in Color

November 23, 2019 @ 10:30 am to 11:00 am at The Durham Hotel

Join us in the lobby Saturday, November 23, for a storytime hosted by Victoria Scott-Miller of Liberation’s Station, highlighting books starring characters of color. We invite you to bring the kids for a morning of good reads and Coffee Shop treats.

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Shop Durham Holiday Market w/ Shopping, Beer & Puppies

November 23, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company

The Shop Durham Holiday Market is this Saturday, 1-4 pm at Durty Bull! There will be 20+ businesses popping up, the new 2020 Shop Durham card will be available, cold beer, good food, and pups from Hope Animal Rescue! ⁠

*Yes, this event is dog-friendly!

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Bungalow Holiday Open House

November 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Bungalow

Ring in the season and come see our beautiful, handmade and locally grown Magnolia Wreaths! We will have three styles of fresh wreaths to order for pick up at the farm or delivery to your door. Free gifts with purchase, discounts, and brownies from a new local maker!

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Tails at Twilight 2019

November 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm at Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club

We invite you to join us for Tails at Twilight, Durham’s Well-Groomed Event to benefit Animal Protection Society of Durham. The gala will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 6 PM at the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club, in Durham.

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Friendsgiving at Beer Study

November 23, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Beer Study – Durham

Bring in a plate of food to share and have a good time. All starpoint draughts will be $4 all day.

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Sunday, Nov. 24th

Yoga with Art

November 24, 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.

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Black Farmers’ Market

November 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Durham, NC

The Black Farmers Market is back and we are partnering again with Provident1898! Join us in Durham just in time to prepare for thanksgiving dinner. Mark your calendar and plan to get there early to get your collards and things while they last. This year we are combining the Farmers Market and our annual “Black Market” into the same event.

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Blossom and Bone Flower Truck @ Bull City Ciderworks

November 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

The Blossom and Bone flower truck, Buil, will be at 305 S Roxboro on November 24th from 12-5PM, or until we run out of blooms! Flowers are priced by the stem so spend as little or as much as you would like. Additionally, we’re giving away a $50 bouquet! Details about the bouquet contest can be found on our instagram at @blossomandboneflorals

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Boomerang Bag Sewing PARTY

November 24, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Sew Crafty

Be a part of Durham’s FIRST EVER reusable boomerang bag initiative! We NEED help creating bags from reuse materials! Very minimal experience necessary. If you can sew a straight line or iron then you can do this!!

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