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Event Roundup for Monday, October 5th: The Art and History of Drag (and more)

Our top pick for tonight is educational, informative, and important. Head out tonight to Hayti Heritage Center for The Art and History of Drag! Hosted by Vivica C. Coxx, this event will feature Dr. Gabriel Rosenberg, assistant professor of Women’s Studies at Duke University speaking on the history of drag. Then enjoy performances by your favorite …

Events Roundup for Friday, October 2nd: Fullsteam’s 5th Anniversary Shindig! (and more)

It’s a dreary Friday before a rainy, hurricaney weekend, but there’s plenty to do inside here in the Bull City! Our pick for today is Fullsteam’s 5th anniversary celebration, day 2! They open at noon so head on over and grab a pint of your favorite re-released beer. Then chase it with a cupcake from …

Events Roundup for Thursday, October 1: Distillery Day (and more!)

Congratulations to all our local distilleries- today is the first day that they can sell their products directly at their own locations! Now when you take a tour of The Brothers Vilgalys Spirit Company, Durham Distillery, TOPO, or any of the other great NC distilleries, you can buy a bottle to bring home with you. …

Events Roundup for Friday, August 28th: The Neverending Story (and more!)

If you’re a child of the 80s, you probably know (and possibly love) the two movies the the Retrofantasma Film Series is showing tonight at the Carolina Theatre. There’s a double bill of The Neverending Story and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade on the big screen starting at 7p. The chance to see some of your childhood favorites …

Events Roundup for Wednesday, August 26th: The Great Invisible (and more!)

Tonight’s top pick is kind of a bummer, but it’s important. Consider heading to Motorco tonight for their showing of the film, The Great Invisible. This movie follows the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill and the fallout that ensued. With our North Carolina coasts being offered up for offshore drilling, we need to know what …

Events Roundup for Monday, August 24th: Beer & Bingo (and more!)

Today’s top pick is something you and your grandma can both enjoy- beer and bingo at The Glass Jug! The fun starts at 630p for all you bingo and/or beer aficionados. Grab your tickets here. Near Ninth Street: The Tavern: TRIVIA at 7pm; Ben Palmer’s Jazz and Blues Jam at 9p. Downtown: Beyu Caffe: Monday …

Events Roundup for Thursday, August 13: Happy anniversary, Fullsteam! AND Pop the Cap! (and more!)

image courtesy of popthecap.org Today is the 5th anniversary of the opening of beloved Durham brewery and community meeting place, Fullsteam Brewery! It’ no secret that we love Fullsteam (Mr. & Mrs. Bull City Events even got married there!) so we highly recommend you go grab a beer and wish Sean and the gang a …

Events Roundup for Saturday, August 8: It’s 106 Miles to Chicago (and more!)

Our top pick for tonight is a sentimental favorite. We can’t claim to be partial on this one, friends. We are going to be heading out to James Joyce tonight for their pig pickin’ and screening of The Blues Brothers! Pig PLUS possibly one of the greatest comedy musicals of all time?!? OH YEAH. (And it …

Event Roundup for Friday, August 7: IT’S ALL GOOD (and more!)

Tonight is just an embarrassment of riches around here, y’all. You’ve got Kamasi Washington at Motorco; Benji Hughes at Local 506; Casablanca, one of the best movies ever, on the big screen at the Carolina Theatre (along with 3 other amazing movies); Heather Gordon’s show opening at The Carrack; and the Diamond Cutters (oh, and …