Best Bets in the Bull City for Saturday, June 9th

ART Nasher Museum of Art 2001 Campus Drive Slow Art tour: Dali’s Dream of Venus 11am-12pm Free with admission Learn more about Reginald Marsh’s “Dali’s Dream of Venus” in this tour led by Ellen Raimond, Assistant Curator of Academic Initiatives. MUSIC The Bullpen 359 Blackwell Street #135 Bette Smith  830p FREE Bette Smith has been …

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 Friday, October 9: Afro-Zouk Night at The Palace International (and more)

Our top pick for today is Afro-Zouk night at The Palace International. There will be a zouk lesson at 9pm followed by a kizomba lesson at 930pm, then dance the night away! Rigsbee and Geer: Motorco: Cannibal Corpse with Cattle Decapitation and Soreption at 730pm, $22-$25 the bar: Jazzy Drag birthday celebration show hosted by Jazmine …

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 …