Best Bets in the Bull City for Saturday, June 23rd

ART Art Market at Vega Metals  214 Hunt Street, across from Durham Farmers’ Market  9am to 1pm FREE The Art Market at Vega Metals has been a fixture on Saturday mornings near the Durham Farmers’ Market. The Art Market has local vendors wth locally-made art, music, and more! They also share the street with food …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Friday, June 22nd

ART The Bipeds: 54 Strange Words Durham Fruit & Produce Company 305 S Dillard Street Thursday through Saturday at 8pm; Sunday at 6pm General Admission $15, Students/Seniors $10, Children under 12 $5 Buy tickets here  The Bipeds is a dance theatre company/rock & roll bans that crosses all the boundaries between musicians, dancers, and singers …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Thursday, June 21st

ART John Akomfrah: “Precarity” Nasher Museum of Art 2001 Campus Drive 5pm-9pm FREE admission on Thursday nights “Precarity” is a video installation created by John Akomfrah, CBE that delves into New Orleans by way of the life of Charles “Buddy” Bolden, the musician who was the first person to export what we now call jazz …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Tuesday, June 19th

ART Kids’ Studio 10:15am-12pm Reflections June Group Tour: Summer 10:30am-12pm and 1:30pm-3pm Nasher Museum of Art https://nasher.duke.edu 2001 Campus Drive FREE with museum admission; FREE parking passes available for Reflections attendees Kids’ Studio Kids’ Studio is a drop-in workshop for children ages 5 through 10. The Kids’ Studio is free and held every Tuesday. (Kids 15 …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Monday, June 18th

ART The Wonder of You Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University 1217 W Pettigrew Street Monday-Thursday 9am-7pm, Friday and Saturday from 9am to 5pm FREE Photography exhibit, “The Wonder of You,” was created for the girls participating in The Beautiful Project’s Black Girl Image Maker Workshop. The Black Girl Image Maker Workshop taught young …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Friday, June 15th

ART Third Friday! Art galleries across town 6pm-9pm It’s Third Friday! Almost all Durham art galleries are open every Third Friday for your art viewing pleasure. Third Friday Durham Facebook page Durham Conventions and Visitors Bureau Third Friday info thirdfridaydurham.com Gallery and Studio Map   MUSIC Laura Reed  Durham Central Park 501 Foster Street 6pm …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Thursday, June 14

  ART Nasher Creates: Adult Studio Nasher Museum of Art 2001 Campus Drive 6pm-8pm FREE Join artist Candy Carver as she hosts a drop-in art workshop for new artists and experienced pros alike! Admission to the Nasher is always free on Thursdays and there’s a cash bar, so head over after work, loosen up your …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Tuesday, June 12

ART Through Eyes of My Own: An Exhibit Exploring Identity Durham Arts Council, Inc 120 Morris Street Monday-Saturday 9am-9pm, Sunday 1pm-6pm FREE This exhibit is focused on identity- the exploration of identity, the development of identity, and the importance of identity in every day life. The exhibit features work from over 50 young Triangle artists …