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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 Friday, June 8th

ART Loud Color Luminous Sound  The Carrack 947 E Main Street 7pm-10pm FREE This exhibition, described as “an interactive noise-making installation by Parasol B” opens tonight. The accompanying note by Curator Kerry Crocker, does an excellent job of piquing our interest in what sounds like an unusual and fascinating body of art: Please join me …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Thursday, June 7th

photo courtesy of Cinenews

ART “Artists Identities” tour by guide Peggy Murray Nasher Museum of Art 2001 Campus Drive 6pm-7pm FREE Learn how the artists in the current Solidary and Solitary exhibition connect their personal identities to their art in this guided tour by Peggy Murray. After your tour, enjoy all of the Nasher’s collection, as the museum is …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Wednesday, June 6

photo credit: 21c Hotels. Featured in current exhibition, The SuperNatural
Art by Edward Burtynsky (Canadian). Oil Spill #1, REM Forza, Gulf of Mexico, May 11, 2010. Chromogenic print.

  Need some help getting over the hump this week? Check out one of the events below and leave time for a drink at Alley 26, where it’s Waikiki Wednesday! If you haven’t had one of their tiki cocktails or Chef Carrie Schleiffer’s tiki-themed dishes, you need to fix that right quick. ART 21c Hotel …

Best Bets in the Bull City for Tuesday, June 5

Here are our best bets for Tuesday, June 5th! And since it’s Taco Tuesday, we’d be remiss not to offer you a recommendation! Check out El Patron at 3438 Hillsborough Rd- they have regular crunchy tacos for 99 cents on Tuesdays. But their street tacos are what you need- they offer pollo, carne asada, al pastor, …

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 1: Patchwork Mini-Market and more!

Today’s top pick is the Patchwork Mini-Market at Fullsteam! This is the third Patchwork Mini-Market of the summer, with the final market on September 5th. They have amazing vendors with gorgeous wares, including Urbane Terrain, Ebb and Flower, and Jen Hales Art. Start your holiday shopping early this year, or pick up a little something for …

Event Roundup for Thursday, July 23- A Night at the Nasher Museum and more

The place to be in Durham tonight is the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University. Each Thursday from 5-9pm, admission to the Nasher is free, which is wonderful. But this season, they also put on Summer Days, Nasher Nights, with programming that goes above and beyond what this great Durham gem offers regularly. Tonight kicks …