Durham Is Home To 5 Famous Films

Durham is home to five famous films.  Of course, the most famous film is Bull Durham. This baseball blockbuster movie stars Kevin Costner, Susan Sarandon, and Tim Robbins.  Released in 1988, it is usually listed as one of the best … Continue reading

Downtown Durham Centerfest Arts Festival 2017

The Downtown Durham Centerfest Arts Festival 2017 is presented by The Durham Arts Council. With at least 140 visual artists, live music, and dancing, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Happening Saturday September 16 from 10 am to 6 … Continue reading

Shop the Best of Durham 2017: Gift Stores

(image courtesy Parker and Otis) Shop the best gift stores in Durham according to polls conducted in 2017 by Durham Magazine.  All “The Best of Durham” results come each year from polling the public about their local Durham favorites.  Morehead … Continue reading

4 Amazingly Awesome Areas in Scenic Durham

Looking for 4 amazingly awesome areas in scenic Durham, North Carolina?  First up is the Eno River State Park which is only 10 miles from Downtown Durham.  This place offers incredible access to nature.  The Eno River winds through hills … Continue reading

Durham Moogfest 2017

Durham Moogfest 2017 is an awesome synthesis of music, art, and technology taking place from May 18 through 21. During the day, Moogfest is a three-day conference for conversation and experimentation.  During the night, Moogfest presents cutting-edge music in popular … Continue reading

Downtown Durham Art of Cool Fest 2017

  The Downtown Durham Art of Cool Fest 2017 begins Thursday April 27 and continues jamming through Sunday April 30. During this fourth annual event, there will be many talented artists performing at several popular Durham venues. Durham is home … Continue reading

The Carolina Theatre in Durham Celebrates 90 Years

  The Carolina Theatre in Durham celebrates 90 years.  Restored to its 1926 decor, this Beaux-Arts building houses live performances by musicians, comics, speakers, and theatre companies.  Its Arts Discovery Educational Series is designed to augment traditional classroom learning with … Continue reading

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 … Continue reading

Juneteenth Celebration: African American Independence Day

  Don’t miss the 12th Annual North Carolina Juneteenth Celebration.  This all takes place in nearby Downtown Durham on Saturday, June 18 from 1 pm to 10 pm.  This is a celebration of African American Independence Day. This fun-filled, educational, … Continue reading

ACC Baseball Championship 2016

  The top ten college teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference compete for their conference championship during this six-day event, featuring fifteen games.  Root for your favorite college teams at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in the heart of Downtown … Continue reading