Our curated list of the best things to do the weekend of July 11 - 14. You've worked hard this week, go have a little fun!
Get your frustrations out (and your cardio in!) while helping Liberty Arts prep for their next iron pour. You'll use hammers and other tools to help them break iron apart.
Bring the whole family to the farm every Friday for live music, free pony rides and hayrides, a petting zoo, food, drink, and plenty of outdoor fun.
Bring your own mat and stretch your horizons at 21c Museum Hotel. Flex your creative muscles as you work through a flow of poses in the gallery space.
Stranger Things-themed night at DBAP is back, and if you didn't know, The Duffer Brothers (the masterminds behind Stranger Things) are Bull City natives. Get ready to enter the upside down, Durham.
Back-to-back-to-back (count 'em, three) Brazilian-style shows all night at West End Wine Bar. Get ready to sip and samba as this popular night returns for another round.
Spanglish Durham is finally here! Come check out their new Durham digs and be the first to try the eats from their new menu.
Pick-a-ton of berries at this festival for TABLE, a local charity that supports food insecurity in Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Look forward to plenty of fruit picking and wine and cider tasting.
Calling all retro film lovers—The Carolina Theatre is dedicating an entire weekend of rare and foreign film showings to you! Three days featuring over 10+ unique films, what're you waiting for?
Durham welcomes Satoshi Katakura back from Japan for the fourth Omakase dinner series at Dashi. The dinners feature five courses of chef-curated dishes crafted by Chef Bill Cotter and Chef Satoshi.
Get ready for a funky, soulful night of music with Van Hunt as part of Durham Central Park's outdoor summer concert series.
Back-to-back shows full of glitter, music, and entertainment—yes please. FYI, the first show is family-friendly!
You've probably never been to a pool party like this—Durham's own Vivica Coxx is hosting this epic boozy party. Tickets will be credited to food & drink orders from The Patio.
Get ready to dance the weekend away with a schedule full of swing workshops, tons of dancing, live music, social hours dedicated to local dance lovers, and more. All experience levels are welcome!
This special screening of A League Of Their Own will be followed by an exclusive book signing with author and film critic Elizabeth Weitzman.
This Saturday, enjoy a restorative yoga session accompanied by the sounds of live music.
The ultimate beauty and self-care regimen is in your own outdoors
This Fuquay-Varina-based food truck is bringing all their flavorful Southern-style BBQ eats to Durham throughout July.
The biggest roller skate event in North Carolina is bringing the party to Durham—you ready for it?
Learn a new skill at this exclusive four-hour DIY workshop. You'll get to take home the shoes you make!
Christian Marclay's "Surround Sounds" is a large-scale, synchronized silent video installation that consists of animated onomatopoeias projected onto four walls of a darkened room.
Sip on a $5 glass of Mead every Thursday night all summer long. Swing by the tasting room for a glass or two!
Support the LGBTQ Center of Durham at their Community Yard Sale. Proceeds will move them closer to opening their library to the public!
Wanting to spice up your exercise routine? Set your alarms for Sunday morning yoga by the poolside at Unscripted Durham, taught by yoga experts from Global Breath.
Every summer, Durham comes alive with thousands of dancers, choreographers and performances for American Dance Festival. Catch the magic in action!
This definitely isn't your average pint and paint night. The venue will be playing Trap classics and new jams as you get creative on the canvas.
This fitness class has all the extra flare paired with trap jams to get you moving.
If you consider yourself a tomato connoisseur this event is calling your name! Local farmers will be dishing out their top tomatoes all morning long, try them all and pick your favorite.
Boozy brunch option, anybody? They've teamed up with UpZcale Chefs Food Truck for the elevated eats while still offering their oh-so-famous beer slushees.
Join the groups going for a Durham night bike ride this weekend ride—complete with two ride sessions to choose from.
Free movies and $1 snacks all summer long! Head to Ponysaurus every Sunday for an epic flick and amazing treats.
Travel around Italy right in your backyard with this wine tasting fest! You'll get to taste and compare wines from all over the region for just $20.
Embrace your joie de vivre and celebrate French culture with a night of lively music, French-themed cocktails, and more revelry.