This weekend check out Spanish Story Time at Cocoa Cinnamon, Pork, Pickles & Peanuts at Duke Homestead, celebrate the anniversary of the moon landing, and a lot more!


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Nasher Creates: Kids Studio

July 18, 2019 @ 10:15 am to 1:15 pm at Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

Bring the family to a FREE drop-in creative workshop for kids ages 5 to 10! Nasher Creates: Kids Studio events take place most Thursdays, 10:15 AM to Noon. Activities are free (kids 15 and under are always free).

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Hora de Español: Spanish Story Time with ISLA

July 18, 2019 @ 10:30 am to 11:30 pm at Cocoa Cinnamon, Chapel Hill Road, Suite A, Durham NC

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Hora de Español is an opportunity for children and their families to hear engaging stories that reflect a wide range of cultural experiences from all around Latino America. It is 45 minutes of stories, games, and songs presented in English and Spanish. Hora de Español is a FREE community program for children ages 3-8 and their families. This summer, it will be offered every Thursday at 10:30 from July 11th-August 29th at Cocoa Cinnamon (2013 Chapel Hill Road Suite A, Durham, North Carolina 27707)

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Rocky Mount Mills Beer Garden at American Tobacco

July 18, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm at American Tobacco Campus

Opens Thursday, June 21, 2019 Hours: Thursday through Friday – 4-9 pm Saturday 1-9 pm Located adjacent the South Parking Deck & Down Under Area – Old Tyler’s Taproom Area

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Beer Release: Key Lime Gose

July 18, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company

The Key Lime Gose returns to draft for Summer 2019 on Thursday, July 18th. Come out to the taproom starting at 4 pm to try this year’s batch and see if you pick up on the new ingredient: graham cracker!

Want to take some home with you? Bring your growler, or ask your bartender for one of ours.

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Toast the new Conniption Gin Rosé Spritz with Raleigh Magazine

July 18, 2019 @ 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at 1 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603-1701, United States

Together with Raleigh Magazine and Dram & Draught we’re toasting the NEW Conniption Gin Rosé Spritz canned cocktail. Made with award-winning Conniption American Dry Gin, Durham Distillery’s canned cocktail celebrates the classic French 75 cocktail, fruit forward spritzes and rosé season. Be the first to taste the new Conniption Gin Rosé Spritz along with summery bites from Raleigh’s soon-to-open Wegmans, all while taking in the beautiful Raleigh skyline. Proceeds will benefit NCPCN (NC Partnership for Child Nutrition), a nonprofit organization created to enable a positive and sustainable impact on school nutrition in North Carolina. Limited tickets will be go on sale July 1 at 10am over on Raleighmag.com

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Unscripted Turns 2

July 18, 2019 @ 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Unscripted Durham

Come celebrate our birthday with cake, drinks, and jams by DJ Special K!

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Thursdays Live on the Patio

July 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

Live music poolside every Thursday. This week: Tea Cup Gin. Free and open to the public 21 and over.

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Third Thursday Comedy Showcase

July 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm at Durty Bull Brewing Company

Join us on the third Thursday of every month for laughs and craft beer. Line-ups for our showcases are arranged by our Friday Night Open Mic host, Rob Schneider Comedy – Not That One, and feature some of our area’s own rising comedic talent, as well as comedians traveling from around the country.

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Trivia!

July 18, 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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Movimiento! at Namu

July 18, 2019 @ 9:00 pm to 12:00 am at Namu Durham

CoboBrothers Dance Co. proudly presents: Movimiento 1st & 3rd Thursdays parties at NAMU restaurant & café!! Join us every 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month for the Movimiento! dance phenomenon!! The party will be held in the newly opened giant beer hall by Namu!! We’ll be playing a deep, healthy & balanced blend of Salsa, Bachata and Kizomba — bring a friend & hit the dance floor!! Come experience an urban, exquisite yet comfy & relaxed vibe at Namu, one of the newest & coolest live spots in the area, now serving up mouth watering creative Korean fare & craft coffee in this relaxed haunt with an expansive garden.

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Tanajah presents Summer Time Vibe

July 18, 2019 @ 9:00 pm to 12:00 am at The Pinhook

Tanajah. Tesh. Richie Nelson. Kelly Kale. Faze. KJ Fuego. Davaun. Soundtrack provided by DJ Jmar Band powered by THC Pre-sale Tickets are $8 $10 at the door

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Dodgeball Tournament Challenge

July 19, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at The Cage at American Tobacco

Add some play to your day at The Cage! Come out and join us for the YMCA’s FREE dodgeball tournament challenge starting at 10 a.m. in The Cage on the American Tobacco Campus. Join the fun with your team of five (male, female or co-ed) and sign up by Wednesday, July 17. Register your team by sending an email to Britney.Johnson@YMCATriangle.org.

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American Tobacco – Beer Garden

July 19, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm at American Tobacco Campus

Hours: Thursday through Friday – 4-9 pm Saturday 1-9 pm Located adjacent the South Parking Deck & Down Under Area – Old Tyler’s Taproom Area

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One Giant Leap Party

July 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm at Barley Labs

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing at our One Giant Leap Party! Get a Moon Landing Mini Flight featuring D9 Defying Gravity Kuiper Bellt Sour, Destihl Moonjumper Milk Stout and Moonpies. Then stick around for our Giant Leap Contest at 7:15 (Remember the standing broad jump in elementary school? Yeah, just like that.) Yes, we know we’re a day early, but we’ve got Karaoke the following night so… Hope to see you there!

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Night Swim

July 19, 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. Free and open to the public 21 and over.

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Night Swim

July 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Golden Belt Campus

The Durham Art Guild presents “Night Swim” featuring work by DAG member Vanessa Murray. “Night Swim” explores the psychological vulnerability that is felt when we place our self under the dark sky in the presence of the unknown. Both paintings and sculptures explore a quiet push and pull between exposure and concealment, concave and convex, darkness and light. This exhibition is on view in the DAG Gallery at Golden Belt Campus June 26 – July 24, 2019.

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JULY Third Friday Durham

July 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Durham, North Carolina

Downtown Durham’s dynamic visual and performing arts scene grows or changes every day. DDI Third Friday Durham is your chance to explore downtown Durham’s galleries, artist studios, shops, streets and restaurants, from 6-9 p.m. every Third Friday. Downtown Durham Inc. has launched a call for artists for two initiatives that will activate downtown spaces. The first, Public Space Project, features cutting-edge art and is in its second year after a successful pilot in 2018. The second initiative, Art About, is a new project that focuses on interactive, family-friendly installations that will take place quarterly during Third Fridays.

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Sunny Live in the Studio

July 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Unscripted Durham

Sunny celebrates his upcoming release with a special performance in the Studio to coincide with Third Friday Artwalk

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Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy at Durty Bull

July 19, 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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Third Friday Concert Series

July 19, 2019 @ 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Golden Belt Campus

Each Third Friday of the month join us for a night of art, entertainment, food and fun. This is FREE and open to the public. Here is what you can expect: 6pm-9pm: Visit the Warehouse Studios and see what our resident Artists and Durham Art Guild on display. 8pm-10pm: Enjoy our SummerStage music series. July 19th – Naughty Professor (NoLa Jam)

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Free Yoga in the Park with Blue Point Yoga

July 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am to 10:00 am at Durham Central Park

Join Blue Point Yoga experienced teachers for a fun morning of yoga and community in Durham Central Park! Durham Central Park and Blue Point Yoga’s have teamed up to offer another season of free Saturday morning yoga classes for students of all levels. Yoga combines physical poses that build strength, flexibility and balance, with mindfulness practices that reduce the effects of stress and encourage overall well-being. Time: Saturday mornings at 9 am, starting May 4 Location: NEW LOCATION – The lawn adjacent to the Brannan. What to Bring: a yoga mat or towel for your practice, water What to Wear: Clothes that allow for movement Cost: ABSOLUTELY FREE!

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Northgate Jams at Durham Roots Farmers Market, Brightleaf Square

July 20, 2019 @ 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at Durham Roots Farmers’ Market

Come sing and clap along with Northgate Jams, sharing their eclectic mix of folk, bluegrass, Americana and roots standards. We’ll be at the Durham Roots Market in Brightleaf Square.

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Roots Farmers’ Market

July 20, 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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Yoga with Art

July 20, 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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Man on the Moon 50th Anniversary Celebration at Morgan Imports

July 20, 2019 @ 9:30 am to 4:00 pm at Morgan Imports

As part of its 50th Anniversary celebration, Morgan Imports will mark the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo space flight and moon landing on Saturday July 20, 2019. Fun, festive and family friendly, the event will feature a replica of the space suit worn by Neil Armstrong (step inside! perfect for photo ops!), educational activities, complimentary refreshments and discounts on lunar-themed merchandise. Come join us for this party of cosmic proportions in Downtown Durham. Durham Roots Farmers’ Market, now at Brightleaf Square, will provide complimentary Moonberry Pancakes from 9:30 am to 11:30 am. Brightleaf neighbors Sugarfish Ice Cream will provide a limited number of 50% off coupons, so come early for a chance to win. AR Workshop will host a “make and take” craft session from 11 am to 4 pm. These events are free and open to the general public and are sponsored by Morgan Imports to thank the generations of shoppers who have supported us over the decades. Ample parking is available nearby. Morgan Imports: locally owned and operated, serving Durham residents and visitors for 50 years.

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Restore & Reignite: Yoga & Wine

July 20, 2019 @ 9:45 am to 11:00 am at Louella Wine Beer & Beverages

Unwind. Don’t Rewind. Think about Mos Def. Don’t think about Ghostbusters. Try to meditate. Move some fascia. Meditate. Restore. Drink Wine. Reignite. Join a local yoga teacher named Kate for an accessible hour of yoga and restoration. All levels are welcome, just wear comfortable clothes and remember to bring a mat. All proceeds go to the instructor. Complimentary glass of house wine (or draft beer) on us after class. Please tip your bartender.

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Durham Civil Rights Walking Tour

July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 11:30 am at Preservation Durham

Explore Durham’s Civil Rights Legacy with PD’s walking tour. This exciting tour focuses on many of the sites in downtown Durham that were important during the 1950s and 60s Civil Rights movement, including the Durham County Courthouse, the Arts Center (originally Durham High School and later City Hall), the Kress and Woolworth buildings, sites of sit-in protests and the “Confronting Change” exhibit at the Carolina Theatre.

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Making Moves Fitness Series

July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Golden Belt Campus

One Saturday per month we “Make Moves” with our fitness series. This is free and open to the public. Here is what you can expect: 10am-12pm: Free fitness instruction by some of the areas best fitness instructors. Bring your own yoga mat, water and towel and meet us on the plaza lawn.

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Pork, Pickles, and Peanuts

July 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Duke Homestead State Historic Site

Celebrate North Carolina food culture and history! This extremely tasty event includes BBQ and Pie contests. Guests can taste the BBQ and pick a People’s Choice winner of their own. Venture back in time at the Duke House where costumed interpreters will demonstrate historical cooking methods. Live music and local vendors will also be present on the festival grounds! BBQ and other concessions will be available for purchase.

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Golden Belt Yoga

July 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am to 11:45 am at Hi-Wire Brewing at Golden Belt

Golden Belt Yoga with Kirsten takes place 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).

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Reggae on the Roof

July 20, 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. Food and beverage minimum purchase may be required.

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West Point Park Tour

July 20, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm at West Point on the Eno

Humans have changed the river; the river has changed humans. Come explore the water and floodplain with us. This hike will be about three miles long and will have two water crossings (the Eno River and Warren Creek), so you may want to bring water shoes. We will meet at the West Point Mill. Best for ages 10 and up. Free, no need to register – just come on out, rain or shine!

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JULY Concert at Ciderworks!

July 20, 2019 @ 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Bull City Ciderworks

FREE Summer Concert Series at the Cidery, and next up is Joe Hedrick & Victoria Victoria on JULY 20TH! Mr. Mongolian bringing us dinner 4-10pm! Bring a chair, the family and your friends!! #dogfriendly JOE HEDRICK – Somewhere back in those old country roads of Lexington, NC, a choir boy finally made his way to playing guitar. Raised on love, honesty and family, Joe Hedrick writes using first hand experience to express the highs and lows of his heart.

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Prime Pool Party

July 20, 2019 @ 4:30 pm to 11:00 pm at Unscripted Durham

EVERYBODY IS INVITED SO LETS DIVE IN!!!!! Let’s make a splash at the PRIME Pool Party on July 20th. This is the best pool party of the summer so be there! You don’t want to miss it and hear about it! We will be at Unscripted Hotel in Downtown Durham from 4:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. There will be food, drinks, and a live DJ to keep it jumping! $20 for 1 FREE Drink + Entry $30 for 1 FREE Drink + Food + Entry P.S.: Don’t forget your towel and your pool party partner!

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Make Waves Not War

July 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm at The Patio at Unscripted

Get cool in the pool; enjoy small plates and cocktails on the Patio. Live DJ 6-10. Free and open to the public 21 and over.

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Heat of the Night 4 Mile Fun Run

July 20, 2019 @ 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at Bull City Running Co.

Need a summer running goal to keep you motivated through the sweaty season? The Heat of the Night 4 Mile Fun Run is here for you! Join us for some sweaty miles and cool post-run treats on Saturday, July 20th. Here are all the juicy details: Run Route: Out-and-back run on the American Tobacco Trail, starting and finishing at Bull City Running Co. The turnaround points for the 4-mile distance (i.e. 2 miles) will be marked – no additional mile posts will be marked. There will be water available at the beginning and end, but not in the middle, so please hydrate accordingly! Results: We will be using a timing system, so runners will be timed and we will post results on our website (just for fun!). You will receive a (recycled) bib with a timing chip on the back when you arrive and sign in.

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Karaoke: Summer Jams

July 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at Barley Labs

There are certain songs that just feel like summer. Let’s break them out for another great karaoke night. Oh, and if you’re the first person to sing Summertime by DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince, you might just get a special prize.

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Rock the Park: Ferdinand (PG)

July 20, 2019 @ 8:30 pm to 10:30 pm at Durham Central Park

Durham Parks and Recreation will transform Durham’s parks into the perfect setting for an evening out full of music, movies, fellowship, and fun. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a summer-long succession of concerts and movies held in various parks around Durham. Both concerts and movies are FREE and open to the public. Concerts are held from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. and movies are held from 8:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Food vendors will be on site and food will be available for purchase. Please bring blankets and lawn chairs. No alcohol or smoking allowed.

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One Giant Leap: 50th anniversary of Apollo 11

July 20, 2019 @ 9:30 pm to 11:30 pm at West Point on the Eno Environmental Education Pavilion, 5253 North Roxboro Street

On July 20, 1969 Neal Armstrong became the first human to walk on the moon. Join Durham Parks and Recreation 50 years later for an evening of fun and learning! Visit the Environmental Education Pavilion to meet with NASA ambassadors and other local experts to learn about what it took to get to the moon, and take in views of the night sky from the meadow! This event is free and open to all ages.

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Poolside Yoga with Global Breath Studio

July 21, 2019 @ 8:00 am to 9:00 am at The Patio at Unscripted

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. Complimentary water and mats provided (or you can bring your own mat)   **Sunday Morning Flow yoga classes are free for all Unscripted Durham hotel guests. Provide your room number and show your room key upon arrival**   To sign up, visit www.globalbreath.org/schedule, or call/email the studio at (919)645-7070 or info@globalbreath.org   To get to the pool, take the elevator (in the downstairs lobby) up to the 3rd floor. Classes are open for all ages 12 and above. In the event of rain, Sunday Morning Flow will be canceled.

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Yoga with Art

July 21, 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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TVF Vegan Mac & Cheese Cook Off!

July 21, 2019 @ 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Durham Armory

Please join us for our Fourth Annual Vegan Mac and Cheese Cook Off on July 21 from 12pm to 4pm!! This event benefits Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge and Triangle Vegfest. A few new things for this year: Location has changed! We will be at the Durham Armory – 220 Foster Street, Durham We are a family friendly afternoon event, 12pm to 4pm. We’re changing the format. Admission will be $20 instead of $35 giving everyone access to the contest.

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Brunches Brew

July 21, 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.

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A Taste of Soul NC

July 21, 2019 @ 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Durham Central Park

The Organizer of NC Sugar Rush and the Owner of Jay’s Italian Ice is proud to invite you to the 2nd Annual Taste of Soul NC event. It will be held July 21st from 1pm-5pm at Durham Central Park. A Cookout Experience Like No Other. Craft/Merchandise/Information Vendors will be there including Food Trucks, a DJ and tables complete with playing cards for games of Spades, Tunk and more for your pleasure.

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Belgian National Day w/ Sweet Charlie’s

July 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Pour Taproom

How do we celebrate this momentous holiday, you ask? It may be my sugar high catching on but boy, do we have a sweet, sweet treat for you!! Or several treats if you’re feeling a little wild! We have partnered up with Sweet Charlie’s to bring you guys a one-of-a-kind-pop-up!!! There will be Belgian-style waffles that any dessert lover would crave, and at LEAST 4 of their specialty flavors for sale. We are also bringing some top-secret Belgian beers back on tap!

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Open Mic Night

July 21, 2019 @ 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Unscripted Durham

All the world’s a stage, and you’re the star. Go off the script at Open Mic, the 1st and 3rd Sundays of every month. Music, poetry/spoken word, comedy, rap: sign up when you arrive and show Durham what you got.

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Ponysaurus Brewing Co. Summer Movie Series

July 21, 2019 @ 8:00 pm to 10:30 pm at Ponysaurus Brewing

You’re invited to our FREE Summer Movie Series! Join us on the patio EVERY Sunday for flicks on the big screen! There’s beer. There are $1 snacks. There’s a movie on the patio! Due to our fine friends in La La Land, we can not list movie names or characters. But now we have a fun new game! July 21: “unsafe work practices lead to dancing in your underwear”

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