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July 2021

The Fruit Reopening: Honey in the Hive ft Lord Fess

July 30 @ 9:00 pm - July 31 @ 9:00 pm
The Durham Fruit, 305 S Dillard St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Free

It’s the official reopening of The Fruit and the Fresh Fruit Festival launch party with our fest partner ATC Festivals. If you’ve been around lately, you know that these parties are sensory experiences and this one’s no different: 👁 Oil paintings from Adam Narcross’s Anti-Madonna and photographs from Perrin Marie’s Art & Body. New LED lighting for every vibe. Plus the premiere of ShaLeigh Dance Works’s new short film, A Thousand Ways to Say Hello. 👅 Our new honeycomb bar…

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August 2021

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POP-SWAP 2: Pop-Up Community Market & Swap Meet

August 8 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Free

POP-SWAP IS BACK again at Durham Central Park Pavilion & Lawn, generously sponsored by the LGBTQ Center of Durham!! https://www.lgbtqcenterofdurham.org/donate Event date: SUNDAY, AUGUST 8, 2021 from 11am-3pm, 501 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701 (where the Durham Farmer's Market is held) VENDOR LINK: https://forms.gle/QQaq8mARTPB8hRyc6 EVENT INFO: -This event is focused on supporting individuals in our community! -No alcohol or illegal substances allowed -this is a FREE event! free to participate and free to attend thanks to support from the LGBTQ Center…

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Third Friday Fest at The Fruit w/ ATC Festivals

August 20 @ 5:00 pm - August 21 @ 2:00 am
The Durham Fruit, 305 S Dillard St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Free

As part of Durham’s monthly Third Friday Art Walk and Gallery Crawl, Friday, August 20th marks the kick off of Third Friday Festivals at THE FRUIT. The line-up includes networking, art, speakers, fashion show, emerging artists, live music with local musicians and bands, and an afterparty with your favorite DJs. And we'll definitely have food trucks. Free tickets are limited and are available now. Talent this month includes Adam Narcross (art show and artist talk), Max Rex and Shevonne Pearson…

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September 2021

ATC FESTIVALS – Third Weekends at The Fruit

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - September 19 @ 6:00 pm
Free

MUSIC | ART | DANCE | DIALOGUE | EDUCATION | SOCIAL CAUSES | FASHION | EMPOWERMENT | DRAMA | STORYTELLING | ENTERTAINMENT | CULTURE Set to occur around Durham’s monthly Third Friday Art Walk and Gallery Crawl, the two day line-up of the Festivals of Art, Thought, and Culture (ATC Festivals) includes networking, art show, speakers, fashion experience, emerging artists, and live music featuring local musicians and bands. As Day 1 culminates, expect the largest afterparty in Durham for Third…

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THE 11TH ANNUAL DURHAM OKTOBERFEST at Motorco Music Hall

September 18 @ 1:00 pm
Motorco, 723 Rigsbee
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The 11th Annual Durham Oktoberfest Returns!! Get the Lederhosen & Dirndls to the dry cleaners because on Saturday September 18th, we become a giant German Bier Hall with Liters of Paulaner Oktoberfest Bier, German Food Specials & Live Music & Dancing by the Little German Band.

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October 2021

ATC FESTIVALS – Third Weekends at The Fruit (October)

October 15 @ 6:00 pm - October 17 @ 6:00 pm
Free

MUSIC I ART I DANCE I DIALOGUE I EDUCATION I SOCIAL CAUSES I FASHION I EMPOWERMENT I DRAMA I STORYTELLING I ENTERTAINMENT I CULTURE Every third weekend, The Festivals of Art, Thought, & Culture and THE FRUIT present the Third Weekend Festivals. These festivals celebrate culture, diversity, inclusion, the arts, and showcase local artists. We also host the largest afterparty following the monthly Third Friday Durham Art Walk & Gallery Crawl. Both Friday and Sunday are free with registration. Admission…

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Bull City Race Fest

October 17 @ 7:30 am - 11:30 pm
American Tobacco Campus, 705 Willard St.
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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Be part of the 9th Annual Bull City Race Fest and Food Truck Rodeo showcasing historic, downtown Durham on Sunday, October 17, 2021. This festival has something for the fastest runners and families alike. Choose from half-marathon, five-mile and one-mile distances and enjoy a fall morning of running and post-race food. The Bull City Race Fest is the culmination of a world-class running experience and a world-class eating experience, all in a world-class city.

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November 2021

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Food Truck Rodeo & Vendor Market

November 13 @ 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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Pop Swap Free Community Market

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Free

POP-SWAP IS BACK again at Durham Central Park Pavilion & Lawn, generously sponsored by the LGBTQ Center of Durham!! https://www.lgbtqcenterofdurham.org/donate Event date: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2021 from 11am-3pm, 501 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701 (where the Durham Farmer's Market is held) EVENT INFO: -This event is focused on supporting individuals in our community! -No alcohol or illegal substances allowed -this is a FREE event! free to participate and free to attend thanks to support from the LGBTQ Center of Durham!…

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Oddville: Home on the Strange

November 26 @ 7:00 pm
The Durham Fruit, 305 S Dillard St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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A celebration of strange art, bizarre photography, fantastic items, mind bending performance, thunderous dancing, costumes, weirdos, wanderers and all things odd.

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