State of Downtown Durham 2023

Learn about downtown’s growth over the past year & the blueprint for the future. April 19.


Dining Downtown

Check out this quick view of all the downtown restaurants to see where to go for breakfast, lunch or dinner, indoor or outdoor seating, curbside service or delivery.


Shop Local

In person or online, it’s easy to shop local! Here’s a quick-view list of all the downtown merchants and their online, curbside and gift card options.


Visit the Bullpen Social District

Enjoy a to-go alcoholic beverage in downtown’s social district.


Third Friday Apr. 21

upcoming event
Third Friday of the Month | 6-9 p.m.
Location: Downtown Durham and beyond

Explore downtown Durham's galleries, artist studios, shops, restaurants and music from 6-9 p.m. every third Friday of the month.

Featured artwork:
C. Bay Milin, signal-to-noise
On display at Golden Belt Art Studios