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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, …

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 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 Tuesday, August 18: Pop Up Chorus (and more!)

Tonight’s top pick is the Pop Up Chorus at Motorco! Not only is the Pop Up Chorus a crowd favorite, tonight they’re singing two very excellent songs: “Jolene” by Dolly Parton and “Birdhouse in Your Soul” by They Might Be Giants. Whether you’re participating or just enjoying the show, tonight is bound to be awesome. …

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 August 11th: CBC at The Glass Jug (and more!)

If you like beer, you’re going to love our top pick for today. Head over to The Glass Jug in South Durham and check out the Carolina Brewing Company tasting! Carolina Brewing Company just celebrated its 20th anniversary (something that makes certain writers who remember when they opened feel mighty, mighty old!) They’ll be pouring two …