Top 10 Events Happening in Durham This February
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Top 10 Events Happening in Durham This February

Monday, Jan 29 2018

February isn't just reserved for candy hearts and romance, there's also plenty of opportunities to party on the roof, dig into something delicious or dance the night away. You'll find all that and more on our February Must-Dos!

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Pig Out at Picnic's Birthday Pig Pickin' at Picnic
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Pig Out at Picnic's Birthday Pig Pickin'

February marks Picnic's second birthday! Get ready to celebrate with a pig-pickin', endless oysters and birthday cake! Enjoy plenty of Ponysaurus pours & live tunes from Counterclockwise String Band.

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Pig Out at Picnic's Birthday Pig Pickin'
$   .  Picnic   .  Durham
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Catch the Super Bowl on the Rooftop of the Durham Hotel at The Durham Hotel
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Catch the Super Bowl on the Rooftop of the Durham Hotel

What's the best way to watch the Super Bowl? On the rooftop a fabulous hotel, that's how. Whether you're a football fanatic or just in it for the food (we won't judge), this is the place to be.

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Catch the Super Bowl on the Rooftop of the Durham Hotel
$$   .  The Durham Hotel   .  Durham
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Get Down at The Durham's '90s Rooftop Dance Party at The Durham Hotel
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Get Down at The Durham's '90s Rooftop Dance Party

Dance the night away while enjoying cocktails and Rooftop views from the top of the Durham Hotel. The DJ will be spinning '90s tunes under the stars all night long at this pre-Valentine's Day bash!

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Get Down at The Durham's '90s Rooftop Dance Party
$   .  The Durham Hotel   .  Durham
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Samba the Night Away at Brazilian Carnaval at Motorco Music Hall
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Samba the Night Away at Brazilian Carnaval

It may be winter, but the tropics are coming to Durham! Experience the legendary Brazilian Carnaval celebration featuring drinks, traditional live music and, of course, a night of endless dancing!

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Samba the Night Away at Brazilian Carnaval
$12/$15   .  Motorco Music Hall   .  Durham
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Find Something Sweet at the Sweetheart Super Shop at Ponysaurus Brewing Company
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Find Something Sweet at the Sweetheart Super Shop

Pick up a set of limited edition Valentines for the special people in your life featuring original art from local artists, all while sipping some of the finest beverages Ponysaurus has to offer.

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Find Something Sweet at the Sweetheart Super Shop
$$   .  Ponysaurus Brewing Company   .  Durham
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Treat Your Valentine to a Mini Dessert Flight at The Parlour at The Parlour
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Treat Your Valentine to a Mini Dessert Flight at The Parlour

Kick off Valentine's Day early with flights of off-menu mini desserts at The Parlour. Satisfy your sweet tooth and indulge in plates of chocolate-themed goodies with friends and loved ones.

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Treat Your Valentine to a Mini Dessert Flight at The Parlour
$13   .  The Parlour   .  Durham
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Let The Good Times Roll at the Durham Mardi Gras Parade at Durham Mardi Gras
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Let The Good Times Roll at the Durham Mardi Gras Parade

Break out the glitter—it's Mardi Gras season! Durham Mardi Gras is back at it for a colorful parade through downtown, followed by live music and performances.

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Let The Good Times Roll at the Durham Mardi Gras Parade
Free   .  Durham Mardi Gras   .  Durham
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Witness Wordplay at the Durham Pun Championship at Motorco Music Hall
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Witness Wordplay at the Durham Pun Championship

Pundamonium breaks loose at Motorco's world renowned Pun Championship. See out of 24 contestants who will be crowned this year's Punster of the Year in a battle of wits, words and witticisms.

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Witness Wordplay at the Durham Pun Championship
$15   .  Motorco Music Hall   .  Durham
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Drink Up at Science of Wine at Museum of Life and Science
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Drink Up at Science of Wine

Calling all winos! Museum of Life and Science is hosting the annual Science of Wine event, where you get to sip on vino while learning about it, too.

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Drink Up at Science of Wine
$20/$75   .  Museum of Life and Science   .  Durham
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Taste the Bull City Food & Beer Experience at Durham Performing Arts Center
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Taste the Bull City Food & Beer Experience

The Bull City Food & Beer Experience returns to DPAC for an afternoon of chowing down on unlimited samplings of local food and beer from 30 restaurants and 30 breweries. Let the food coma begin.

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Taste the Bull City Food & Beer Experience
$80/$130   .  Durham Performing Arts Center   .  Durham
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Top 10 Events Happening in Durham This February
Top 10 Events Happening in Durham This February