The Best Things to Do in Chapel Hill in October
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The Best Things to Do in Chapel Hill in October

Sunday, Sep 30 2018

It's October and that means its finally time...Fall! We have got all the hip happenings and soon-to-be favorite spots coming at you in the month of October. We will keep this list updated as new, amazing events crop up. With the weather cooling down, you may try to stay inside, but now is your time for Instagrams in a pumpkin patch and Oktoberfest beers with friends. Get out there and experience Chapel Hill. 

Must-Do Events

Terra Vita Food & Drink Festival at Chapel Hill
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Call all Chapel Hill foodies! Welcome to the biggest food event of the fall. 

Multiple Day Event
Terra Vita Food & Drink Festival
$45+   .  Chapel Hill   .  Chapel Hill
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 Film Fest 919 at Silverspot Cinema
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Film Fest 919

Hollywood is coming to Chapel Hill. Get a jump on the biggest movies in the business right before Oscar season.

Film Fest 919
$-$$   .  Silverspot Cinema   .  Chapel Hill
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2018 West End Poetry Festival at Carrboro
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2018 West End Poetry Festival

Get the bongos and snaps ready because this is the ultimate poetry experience. 

Multiple Day Event
2018 West End Poetry Festival
Free   .  Carrboro   .  Carrboro
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Trending & New Openings

Now Open: Napoli Gelateria at Napoli Cafe & Gelateria
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The famous food truck with an oven inside is finally getting a brick and mortar

Now Open: Napoli Gelateria
$   .  Napoli Cafe & Gelateria   .  Carrboro
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Now Open: Ice Lab at ice lab
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Now Open: Ice Lab +279 fire icon

~Roll~ on up to experiment with ice cream in a whole new way

Now Open: Ice Lab
-   .  ice lab   .  Chapel Hill
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Past Experiences

Festifall Arts Festival at West Franklin Street
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Festifall Arts Festival

It's festival season! Grab the kids or just your roommates and start scouting all the local art Chapel Hill has to offer

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Festifall Arts Festival
-   .  West Franklin Street   .  Chapel Hill
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Wizards Take Carrboro in Wizard Fest at Cat’s Cradle

Wizards Take Carrboro in Wizard Fest

It's Hogwarts without Peeves! Or runaway staircases! Or a snake man you have to fight to the death!

Past
Wizards Take Carrboro in Wizard Fest
$15+   .  Cat’s Cradle   .  Carrboro
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12th Annual Milltown Oktoberfest at Milltown
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12th Annual Milltown Oktoberfest

Continue with the Oktoberfest fun with a Milltown specialty in the beer garden. 

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12th Annual Milltown Oktoberfest
-   .  Milltown   .  Carrboro
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Calling All Meat Lovers: It's Time for Porkapalooza at The Root Cellar Cafe & Catering
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Calling All Meat Lovers: It's Time for Porkapalooza

We've got a #worththedrive opportunity on our hands. Porkapalooza is serving up a celebration of our porcine pals. 

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Calling All Meat Lovers: It's Time for Porkapalooza
$50   .  The Root Cellar Cafe & Catering   .  Pittsboro
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