Durham Art Walk Holiday Market 2016

You do not want to miss the Durham Art Walk Holiday Market (2016) Saturday November 19 from 10 am through 5 pm and Sunday November 20 from 1 pm through 5 pm.  The Durham Art Walk Holiday Market is a festive arts and crafts event that celebrates the holiday season in Downtown Durham.  This event is free and open to the public.

The Holiday Market is produced and presented by the Durham Arts Council with support from many generous community sponsors.  Browsing unique local crafts and artwork is even better when it doubles as holiday shopping!

The biannual Durham Art Walk’s winter edition provides patrons with the unique chance to buy one-of-a-kind pieces from local artists.   The Holiday Market invites arts lovers for a weekend full of art, including:

  • Dazzling local artistic talent
  • Ongoing live music
  • World-class restaurants
  • Great shopping
  • Innovative new businesses
  • Fascinating historic sites
Visitors can purchase fine arts and crafts at many downtown Durham sites including the Durham Arts Council, Vega Metals, Durham Armory and more!   Visitors will hear live musical performances and enjoy delicious food at many downtown Durham restaurants and food trucks.  
Most places are within easy walking distance around Downtown Durham and on Saturdays visitrs can take the Bull City Connector, a free bus that travels Downtown Durham.  The Connector does not run on Sundays.  
Durham Art Walk Holiday Market Sites (not a complete list):
  • Alliance Architecture
  • Bull City Arts Collaborative
  • Bull City Burger and Brewery
  • Bull City Craft Annex at Room 100 (Golden Belt Arts)
  • Carrack Modern Art
  • Claymakers Arts Community
  • Durham Arts Council
  • Durham Arts Guild
  • Durham Distillery
  • Durham Museum of History
  • Exotique
  • Hamilton Hill Jewelry
  • James Kennedy Galleries
  • Liberty Arts Sculpture Studio
  • Pleiades Gallery
  • Pompieri Pizza
  • Spectre Arts
  • The Blue Note Grill
  • The Scrap Exchange
  • The Shed Jazz Club
  • Through This Lens
  • Urban Durham Realty
  • Vega Metals
  • Wentworth and Leggett Bookshop
This community cultural event not only celebrates the arts, but it also builds our community and continues to revitalize our Downtown Durham.  Morehead Manor Bed and Breakfast looks forward to hosting guests during this fun-filled weekend.  

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