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August 2021

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Smolder & Spirits: Cigar & Whiskey Night

August 5 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Suite Four, 506 Ramseur St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Free

Join us every Thursday on The Patio at Suite Four for a Cigar & Whiskey Night. We’ll set the smoldering mood - you bring the cigars. We’ll also have a bar with whiskey & drinks for purchase. Free with a 2 drink minimum.

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PLAYlist Concert Series: Vanessa Ferguson, Theresa Renee and Le’Andra Williams

August 6 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Free

Greensboro’s Vanessa Ferguson is not just a Season 12 semi finalist on NBC’s “The Voice” (team Alicia Keys), she’s a songwriter, actor, producer and musician. Vanessa was raised by her grandmother and grew up singing with her family. She enrolled in piano lessons at age five and competed in her first competition in fifth grade. Prince, Sting and Jill Scott are just a few of her musical influences. Pianist, music educator, vocalist and NCCU graduate Le’Andra Williams serves as music…

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Diggin in the Crates

August 6 @ 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 9:00 pm on day First of the month, happening 6 times

Suite Four, 506 Ramseur St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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$10

The Underground Collective is back with your high-energy monthly party, bringing you the most popular R&B and Hip Hop, from the 80s and 90s. Show up in your best trendy and chic clothes for a great time! Featuring DJ Complex on the 1's & 2's. Ages 21& up, Door $10

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Black Farmers’ Market

August 8 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 31, 2021

Golden Belt Campus, 800 Taylor St
Durham, 27701
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2nd Sundays, 1-4 p.m. The Black Farmers’ Market happens rain or shine bi-monthly rotating between Durham and Raleigh to provide access to fresh foods from farms directly to customers. Join us on our journey to create a strong Black led food system right in the heart of NC. There’s no doubt that eating fresh produce can enhance your health. We ALL need food to survive. Let’s work together to change the perception that eating healthy is only a luxury for…

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Food Truck Rodeo & Vendor Market

August 14 @ 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 2:00 pm on day Second of the month, happening 6 times

Suite Four, 506 Ramseur St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Free

We are excited to bring the Bull City RoundUp Food Truck Rodeo & Vendor Market to Downtown Durham! Join us on the second Saturday of each month to sample some of the area’s best food, support local creatives and entrepreneurs, and enjoy live music. Open to all, family friendly with a special adult zone, featuring a cigar lounge and bar. Bring your friends, build community, and enjoy a day downtown! Free event! Donations at the gate are appreciated. Skip the…

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Civil Rights History: Downtown Durham Walking Tour

August 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 21, 2021

Free

Preservation Durham's downtown Civil Rights and Black Wall Street history walking tour is held on the 3rd Saturdays of the month from April to November.

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Black August in the Park

August 28 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham, NC 27701 United States + Google Map

A tailgate festival to celebrate Blackness and commemorate the history of Black resistance and resilience, and to creatively inspire and connect people of African descent to assert their value and engage in social and cultural change. https://www.blackaugustinthepark.com/

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September 2021

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PLAYlist: September: A Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire

September 3 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Free

September: The Triangle’s Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire, features an all-star cast of local musicians sharp enough to pull off Earth, Wind & Fire mega hits, as well as deep cuts. The stakes are high because so many audience members, of multiple generations, will know these songs word for word and note for note. Who can pull this off? C.J. Baker (drums, music director), J.C. Martin (guitar), Peanut (bass), Al Strong (trumpet), Collin Williams, (saxophone), Brendan Williams (keys), Brevan…

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October 2021

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PLAYlist Concert Series: Soul Understated ft. Mavis Swan Poole

October 1 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Free

Led by vocalist extraordinaire Mavis ’SWAN’ Poole (Lauryn Hill, Prince) and powerful yet melodic drummer Jeremy ‘BEAN’ Clemons (who has performed with Gregory Porter, Burning Spear, Jennifer Holliday and more), Soul Understated delivers a beautifully performed organic sound with stellar musicianship. They’ve appeared at such major festivals as The Blue Note Jazz Fest, The Brooklyn Hip Hop Fest, the Toronto Jazz Festival and the Capital Jazz Super Cruise, while Swan appeared in the HBO series Vinyl. WNCU’s Friday night Funk,…

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November 2021

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A Conversation with Stacey Abrams

November 18 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
DPAC, 123 Vivian St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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$44.50

Join Stacey for an evening of candid conversation and insights on politics, leadership, entrepreneurship, social justice, and being a true voice for change. Designed around worldwide and national events, as well as questions from the audience and community, this conversation with Stacey Abrams will inform and empower. "People tend to remember the first time they heard Stacey Abrams speak, and it's easy to see why."– TIME Magazine Abrams' New York Times bestselling book Lead from Outside: How to Build Your…

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