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May 2021

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Third Friday at Golden Belt Arts

May 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Golden Belt Campus, 800 Taylor St
Durham, 27701
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It Was the Year 2020: Works by James Keul This month in the Golden Belt Art Gallery, resident artist James Keul shares a series of massive, large scale oil paintings relating to climate change and the pandemic. The opening reception for this new exhibit is on Third Friday, May 21st from 6:00 to 9:00PM. All are welcome to the reception; masks are required and social distancing practices will be exercised. Come and explore the art studios and talk to artists.…

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June 2021

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Juneteenth Jubilee @ The Fruit

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Durham, NC 27701 United States + Google Map

Juneteenth Jubilee Black Art Show and Open House The Fruit and Art/Thought/Culture Festivals are collaborating on a Juneteenth celebration welcoming all races and ethnicities. This will also serve as an open house to show off some of the Fruit's new spaces and fantastic new sound systems. The art show includes pieces loaned from private collections, not often seen in public. The show will include both prominent and emerging artists all showing works for sale. Artists and Collectors wishing to include…

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Nappy Luv & Juneteenth Celebration

June 18 @ 9:00 pm - June 19 @ 2:00 am
Suite Four, 506 Ramseur St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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$10 – $20

Celebrate Black Excellence this Juneteenth with live music, live art, and the area's top food trucks at Durham’s newest venue Suite Four. The Nappy Luv Experience is an event series that fuses music, dance, spoken word, fashion, and art into one big party. Tickets: $10 Early Bird Price until June 11; $15-20 after June 11

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5 Points Gallery Exhibition: Transition

June 26 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Friday, repeating until June 25, 2021

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until June 26, 2021


June 4-26, 2021 Gallery hours: Fridays 4-8 pm & Saturdays 12-8 pm or by appointment. Third Friday Free Public Reception June 18, 6-9pm. We are honored to have been chosen to be Best of Durham 2021 by Durham Magazine’s readers. In the spirit of embracing our new normal while welcoming the opportunity for introspection, 5 Points Gallery in downtown Durham invites the public to our June exhibition TRANSITION. We honor the potential of fresh beginnings for our beloved community, our…

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July 2021

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5 Points Gallery Third Friday Public Reception: Refresh

July 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The public is invited to 5 Points Gallery’s Third Friday reception on July 16 from 6-9pm. Join our artists who will be on hand to talk to you about the works. We start our third year by introducing an exceptional artist, Donna Stubbs. Donna is an abstract painter who builds multiple layers of acrylic paint, vintage papers, book pages and photographs to create her mixed media works. The connections she makes through these discarded images combined with textured layers of…

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August 2021

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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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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

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The Mix @ Durham Station

September 17 @ 3:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 3:30 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until October 15, 2021

Durham Station Transportation Center, 515 W Pettigrew St
Durham, NC 27701 United States
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The Mix at Durham Station is back! GoDurham and Downtown Durham, Inc. have relaunched The Mix with music from DJ Piddipat and food trucks at Durham Station on the third Friday of every month through October, from 3:30-6:30 p.m.

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Third Friday Durham

September 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating indefinitely

Explore downtown Durham’s galleries, artist studios, shops, restaurants and music, from 6-9 p.m. every Third Friday. Enjoy the dynamic crop of local buskers around every corner, playing from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

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