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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 …

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 Tuesday, September 1: Bulls vs. Braves (and more!)

Tonight’s top pick is the Durham Bulls versus the Gwinnett Braves at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park at 705p! Today’s mild, gorgeous weather is perfect for a evening baseball game (and sadly, there aren’t that many games left in the season!) Get out there and buy some peanuts and Cracker Jack while you still have …

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 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 …