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Art: History/Science, Art Show
The Art of a Scientist
Art and science have a lot in common, yet we don't always see it that way. This exhibit brings the work of artists and scientists together in shared exploration of creativity and visual communication. Join us for our opening on June 1st from 6-9pm! We'll a...
Duke University – Rubenstein Arts Center
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 - Fri 8/10/18
Art: Museum
John Akomfrah: Precarity
The Nasher Museum has co-commissioned a new multi-channel video installation by acclaimed British filmmaker John Akomfrah, 2017 winner of the UK’s Artes Mundi Prize.
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/21/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/22/18 - Sat 6/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/26/18 - Wed 6/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Pop America, 1965-1975
Despite the wide appeal of Pop art’s engaging imagery, the broader public remains unaware of the participation and significant contribution of Latin American and Latino/a artists working at the same time and alongside their U.S. and European counterparts. ...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/21/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/22/18 - Sat 6/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/26/18 - Wed 6/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum
Solidarity & Solitary: The Pamela J. Joyner & Alfred J. Guiffrida Collection
The Nasher Museum presents a major nationwide touring exhibition that offers a new perspective on the critical contribution that artists of African descent have made to the evolution of abstract art from 1940s to the present. Solidary and Solitary: The Pam...
Duke University – Nasher Museum of Art
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/21/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 6/22/18 - Sat 6/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/26/18 - Wed 6/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Music: Metal
Aborted
Aborted is a death metal band from Beveren-Leie, Belgium.
Motorco Music Hall
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 4:30pm
Music: Live Music in Bar/Club, Open Mic/Music
Brett's OpenMic
Celebrate Wednesday night the right way at Beyu’s Open Mic led by Brett Chambers.
Beyu Caffe
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 8pm-11pm
Wed 6/27/18 at 8pm-11pm
Wed 7/4/18 at 8pm-11pm
Wed 7/11/18 at 8pm-11pm
Wed 7/18/18 at 8pm-11pm
Special Event: General, Food/Tasting
June Beer Releases: Oak-Aged Blonde Sour Ale Variants
Every Wednesday, we'll be releasing a single quarter keg with a fruity and refreshing twist on our Oak-Aged Blonde Sour ale. June 6th: Raspberry, Blackberry, and Blood Orange blonde sour June 13th: Pineapple, Blood Orange, and Grapefruit blonde sour ...
Durty Bull Brewing Company
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 4pm-9pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Art Show
Light in Line - Work of Lisa Stinson and Tim Turner
Artists Lisa Stinson and Tim Turner combine strengths in this two-person show. Stinson is exhibiting selections from several bodies of work, including illustrative pieces from her “Time Marking,” “Arabesque,” and “Textere” series. Hung as wall pieces, th...
Claymakers
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 1pm-6pm
Thu 6/21/18 at 1pm-6pm
Fri 6/22/18 at 1pm-6pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 1pm-6pm
Tue 6/26/18 at 1pm-6pm
Music: Americana/Roots, Rock
Music in the Gardens: Lydia Loveless
With a sound that Rolling Stone describes as “an aching, lusty set of twang and sneer wrapped in electric guitar swagger,” roots-rocker Lydia Loveless is as celebrated for her salacious, lyrical wisecracks as she is for the honey-sweet voice that delivers ...
Duke University – Sarah P. Duke Gardens
Durham, NC

Wed 6/20/18 at 7pm-9pm
Dance: Experimental, Modern, Experimental/Perf. Art
Pilobolus
For more than 40 years, Pilobolus has been challenging the boundaries of contemporary dance. The company's smooth, organic choreography, along with its signature shapes and shadow work, often blur the lines between individual performers, creating a sense o...
Durham Performing Arts Center
Durham, NC

Thu 6/21/18 at 8pm
Fri 6/22/18 at 8pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 1pm
Music: R&B/Soul
Aztec Sun w/stArt of Cool
“Funk with Soul” band Aztec Sun has hypnotized the ears and feet of live music lovers since late 2012. No matter the scale of the venue, Washington DC’s Aztec Sun produces an upbeat and retro groove steeped in 70’s Funk and Soul with overtones of Jazz, Af...
Durham Central Park
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 6pm-8pm
Special Event: Dance/House, Electronic
Desert Hearts
Desert Hearts is a touring celebration of life, love and music based on the festival that's held in the Mojave Desert each year. This year's featured artists include Mikey Lion, Lee Reynolds, Marbs and Porkchop, though the lineup may vary from stop to st...
Carolina Theatre of Durham
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 5:10pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 4:30pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 4:40pm
Special Event: Class/Workshop, Drawings/Works on Paper
Drink and Draw (Durham Comics Fest)
Enjoy low-key, cooperative drawing exercises or do your own thing in a no-pressure, all-fun environment with other artists. All ages and skill levels welcome. This event is a program of the Durham County Library and is co-sponsored by the Durham Comics Pro...
Cocoa Cinnamon
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 7pm
Special Event: Tour, General, Food/Tasting, History/Science, Walking, For the Family
Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost Walk
The “Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost Walk” is a family friendly 1.5 mile walking tour designed for adults and kids (children 8 years & older please) seeking a unique and different downtown Durham, North Carolina experience. The tour combines local ghost sto...
Tyler's Restaurant & Taproom
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 - Sat 6/23/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm
Fri 6/29/18 - Sat 6/30/18 at 7:30pm-9:15pm
Special Event: Film
Eating Raoul
Carolina Theatre of Durham
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 1:20pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 12:20pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 9:10pm
Music: Live Music in Bar/Club, Rock
Flasher
Flasher is a D.C.-based trio that formed in 2015.
The Pinhook
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 9pm
Special Event: Film
Koyaanisqatsi
Carolina Theatre of Durham
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 3:20pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 4:20pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 4:30pm
Special Event: Film
My Brilliant Career
Carolina Theatre of Durham
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 3pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 12:10pm
Comedy: Open Mic/Comedy, Stand Up Comedy
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy
Join us Friday nights from 8:00-9:30 pm for a first look at some of our area's own rising comedic talent. It's Durty Bull's open mic stand-up night, so have a pint and share some laughs with fellow craft beer and comedy lovers. Arrive early for a good seat...
Durty Bull Brewing Company
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 8pm-9:30pm
Special Event: Rock
Persona
Persona is an indie pop/rock trio from Philly.
Carolina Theatre of Durham
Durham, NC

Fri 6/22/18 at 7:20pm
Sat 6/23/18 at 4:10pm
Sun 6/24/18 at 4:20pm
    

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