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Durham Central Park

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501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
919-794-8194 durhamcentralpark.org

Durham Central Park is a 5-acre city owned park located in the heart of downtown Durham. The park is managed, developed and programmed by Durham Central Park, Inc. a 501c3 nonprofit organization.

September 2020

Parties for the Park: Trivia Night with Arturo Sanchez

September 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Our favorite quizmaster, Arturo Sanchez, has taken his wildly popular trivia nights from the bar at Bull McCabe's to the comfort of your own couch. You don't need anything other than a web browser (and maybe your beverage of choice) to play. Participants can compete individually or as a team of up to six, with the "tips" that Arturo collects during the game benefiting local worthy causes. Tonight, it's Durham Central Park’s night! Visit https://quizfromhome.com/ and click on the link…

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October 2020

Host Your Own Quaranteam Party for the Park

October 1 @ 5:00 pm - October 15 @ 2:00 am
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Want to help raise funds for Durham Central Park but prefer keeping it close to home (and off Zoom)? Theme and host your own party with your home quaranteam, set a fundraising goal and make that your tax-deductible donation to the park!

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Parties for the Park: Trivia Night with Arturo Sanchez

October 1 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Our favorite quizmaster, Arturo Sanchez, has taken his wildly popular trivia nights from the taproom at Fullsteam to the comfort of your own couch. You don't need anything other than a web browser (and maybe your beverage of choice) to play. Participants can compete individually or as a team of as many people as you'd like, with the "tips" that Arturo collects during the game benefiting local worthy causes. Tonight, it's Durham Central Park’s night! Visit https://quizfromhome.com/fullsteam and click on…

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Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

October 3 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

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Durham Farmers Market

October 3 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

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Parties for the Park: A Tour of Italian Wines… from Home!

October 9 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Sometimes people say “ wine gives me a headache.” Although it is true that if you drink too much of any alcohol you’ll probably end up with a headache, drinking wine from healthy farms that are less processed and have fewer additives makes us all feel good! Please join Lex Alexander (former owner of 3 Cups in Chapel Hill), Jay Murrie (owner of Piedmont Wine Imports) and David Sutton (owner of DB Sutton Wines on West Franklin Street in Chapel…

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Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

October 10 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

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Durham Farmers Market

October 10 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

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Parties for the Park: Deep Fried Swap Meet Hootenanny

October 10 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Close your Zoom app, turn off your pad! Join Tess in the big backyard of her 1935 farmhouse for fried chicken, deep fried mac & cheese, homemade coconut cake and more artery-clogging nibbles to enjoy with two glasses of craft beer or wine. To DCP staffers Tess and Bryce, a hootenanny is where folk music can mean country, soul or hip hop, so get ready for special musical guests Rissi Palmer (Apple Music’s Color Me Country), Tamisha Waden (The Foreign…

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“Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Silent Auction

October 14
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 am, repeating until October 18, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Create your own personal pod party to benefit Durham Central Park by purchasing a week’s stay in a spectacular mountain setting! Auction site link coming soon! “Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Imagine, you and a dozen of your closest friends and family, living the good life at Sweetheart View in Sugar Mountain. The winning bidder of this auction gets a week-long stay at this gorgeous house with a huge stone fireplace, six acres of seclusion and…

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“Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Silent Auction

October 15
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 am, repeating until October 18, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Create your own personal pod party to benefit Durham Central Park by purchasing a week’s stay in a spectacular mountain setting! Auction site link coming soon! “Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Imagine, you and a dozen of your closest friends and family, living the good life at Sweetheart View in Sugar Mountain. The winning bidder of this auction gets a week-long stay at this gorgeous house with a huge stone fireplace, six acres of seclusion and…

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“Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Silent Auction

October 16
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 am, repeating until October 18, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Create your own personal pod party to benefit Durham Central Park by purchasing a week’s stay in a spectacular mountain setting! Auction site link coming soon! “Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Imagine, you and a dozen of your closest friends and family, living the good life at Sweetheart View in Sugar Mountain. The winning bidder of this auction gets a week-long stay at this gorgeous house with a huge stone fireplace, six acres of seclusion and…

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“Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Silent Auction

October 17
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 am, repeating until October 18, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Create your own personal pod party to benefit Durham Central Park by purchasing a week’s stay in a spectacular mountain setting! Auction site link coming soon! “Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Imagine, you and a dozen of your closest friends and family, living the good life at Sweetheart View in Sugar Mountain. The winning bidder of this auction gets a week-long stay at this gorgeous house with a huge stone fireplace, six acres of seclusion and…

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Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

Find out more »

Durham Farmers Market

October 17 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

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“Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Silent Auction

October 18
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An event every day that begins at 2:00 am, repeating until October 18, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Create your own personal pod party to benefit Durham Central Park by purchasing a week’s stay in a spectacular mountain setting! Auction site link coming soon! “Sweetheart View” a Vacation Home Getaway in Sugar Mountain Imagine, you and a dozen of your closest friends and family, living the good life at Sweetheart View in Sugar Mountain. The winning bidder of this auction gets a week-long stay at this gorgeous house with a huge stone fireplace, six acres of seclusion and…

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Take and Bake! An Italian Meal to Warm the COVID Heart

October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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A pandemic can’t stop this enthusiastic trio from continuing the Parties for the Park tradition of treating us to a fine Italian meal to benefit the park! This year Aaron will prepare one of his signature pasta dishes (meat or vegetarian) ready for us to pop into our own ovens. Each dish will feed 2-3 people and includes a demi loaf of bread with a sampling of fine olive oil, a bottle of red wine selected by Aaron, and something…

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Parties for the Park: The Kingfisher Presents: Real Cocktails / Virtual Party!

October 22 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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Join popular Kingfisher Cocktail Bar professionals for a virtual cocktail hour! Michelle and Sean will lead the group through the steps of making a delicious and unique cocktail. Kingfisher is known for their ground-to-glass drinks, showcasing the present and past seasons of Durham and the South. Michelle and Sean are regular shoppers at the Durham Farmers’ Market and have deep ties to the growers that supply their restaurants. Special guest farmers will be announced soon. Cocktail games and prizes too!…

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Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

October 24 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

Find out more »

Durham Farmers Market

October 24 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
+ Google Map

One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

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Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

October 31 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

Find out more »

Durham Farmers Market

October 31 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
+ Google Map

One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

Find out more »

November 2020

Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

Find out more »

Durham Farmers Market

November 7 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
+ Google Map

One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

Find out more »

Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

November 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

Find out more »

Durham Farmers Market

November 14 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
+ Google Map

One of the most exciting aspects of shopping at a local farmer’s market is the anticipation seasonal produce. All year long we are able to celebrate the arrival of delicious and unique foods that are not available all the time the way they are in a typical grocery store. The freshness and quality of this produce is undeniable, and shoppers have the opportunity to ask questions to the very farmers who have planted, grown, and harvested it! We are located…

Find out more »

Durham Craft Market – CANCELED (temporarily)

November 21 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 22, 2020

Durham Central Park, 501 Foster Street
Durham, 27701
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The Durham Craft Market is made up of a wide variety of high quality, affordable arts and crafts. Everything at the Market is handcrafted by and being sold by the person who made it! We are proud to provide a marketplace for local handmade arts and crafts that encourages creativity and design innovation and honors the art of craftsmanship. Meet your local artists and find out how they make their craft.

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