Downtown Durham Inc

Glamorous Dykes of Wrestling

Arcana 331 W Main St., Durham, NC, United States

Wear 80s-90s inspired workout fit dress code: lots of spandex, muscle tees, sweatbands, and glimmery body oil. Dance and get sweaty with the hot dykes of Durham. and yes, arm wrestling & thumb wars are strongly encouraged.


The Blue Note Grill 709 Washington St., Durham, NC, United States

Filling in for the Dogs this week: YONDER is a group of native North Carolinians with over 40 years of performing experience each. Their music is true Americana, featuring songs and styles including Appalachia, Bluegrass, Folk, Country and Pop. Instrumentally they include LaNelle Davis on bass, David O'Brien on mandolin and Billy Willis on guitar. […]

Blackhawk Quintet

Missy Lane's 310 E Main St, Durham, United States

At Missy Lane's

Boston 168 @ The Fruit

The Fruit - Durham Fruit & Produce Co 305 S. Dillard St., Durham, NC, United States

Kinetic Audio proudly welcomes Italian duo BOSTON 168 for a night of mind-bending acid techno! BOSTON 168 Along a surface, within the empty silence of an abandoned setting, the factory noises still echo. In the beginning was the production line, then the working class of the consumer society, lastly machines and robotics as workforce. Now […]


Sweet Tea: A Sunday Tea Dance Presented by Stormie Dave

The Velvet Hippo 119 Orange Street, 3rd Floor, Durham

Stormie Daie presents the first in a series of 3 Summer Tea Dances at The Velvet Hippo! Take your holiday long weekend to the next level with performances inside and out by Alex Thee Rabbit, Santos, G-Clef, and Stormie herself — featuring beats by Jorden The DJ. This is a 21+ only event.

Intimate Evening with GRAMMY Award Winner, Susan Carol

Missy Lane's 310 E Main St, Durham, United States

Susan Carol, a gifted vocalist from Fort Worth, TX, was destined to sing. Raised in a musical family, she found solace in poetry from a young age, which evolved into her authentic songwriting. Her voice transformed from a high soprano to a sultry alto with a unique texture. Inspired by legends like Billie Holiday, Jazmine […]

Event Series TBS 1st Tuesday Blues

TBS 1st Tuesday Blues

The Blue Note Grill 709 Washington St., Durham, NC, United States

The Blue Note Grill is kicking the Triangle Blues Society Blues Jams back into gear EVERY 1ST TUESDAY of the month. Get on in there and be part of one of the longest-running open blues jams in the triangle. Share the stage with other blues musicians in the area! They provide amps, drums, PA … […]

Event Series Ally J on the Roof

Ally J on the Roof

The Durham Hotel 315 E. Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC, United States

By popular demand, we’re hosting performances from Durham’s own Ally J on the Roof once a month, March through October. Ally J will perform 7:30-9pm. The Roof is open from 5-10pm so come up early for craft cocktails and a bite to eat.

Event Series Redwood


Mettlesome 800 Taylor St., Durham, NC, United States

Bulldog Ensemble Theater presents an electrifying new comedy about love, race and history. “A tightly-plotted play that provokes serious conversation even as it makes us laugh out loud." - TheaterMania

$10 – $20

3rd Saturday Local Maker + Vintage Market

Durty Bull Brewing Company 206 Broadway Street, Durham, NC, United States

Every third Saturday at Durty Bull brings our monthly market! We feature work from local artists, artisans, makers, and vintage sellers, along with live performances. Looking for food? Our friends from Teenie's Kitchen will be serving all day!! There's no better way to spend your third Saturday than supporting local vendors with a cold beverage […]

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