Bull City Top 5 :: November 2016

November Events in Durham

Each month, we're highlighting our Top 5 favorite events and happenings to explore in Durham, NC. Popular concerts, theater, festivals, kids, family events & more -- Enjoy all the Bull City has to offer!



Georges Rousse Installation Viewing & Reception

Friday, November 4 - Sunday, November 6 // 305 S. Dillard Street // 5pm

Georges Rousse is a visionary from France who creates optical illusions in buildings destined for razing or renovation. He was a huge hit in Durham 10 years ago, and has revisited creating two new pieces with the help of dozens of volunteers. 

Nov 3rd and 4th @ 5PM-7PM
Nov 5th and 6th @ Noon-6:00PM
305 S. Dillard Street, Durham, NC

For more info, click here.

Georges Rousse Durham

NC Comicon

Friday, November 11 - Sunday, November 13 // Durham Convention Center // 10am-7pm

NC Comicon is where the most influential creators from the world comics, animation, film, gaming and cosplay coming together to celebrate creativity and fandom. All ages, passions and fandoms are welcome!

"The 2015 convention was an unmitigated success with high profile guests Gerard Way (My Chemical Romance, Umbrella Academy) and Charlie Adlard (artist for the Walking Dead) joining forces with the NCC to raise over 16,000 dollars for Duke Children’s Hospital."

For more info & tickets, click here.

The Temptations and the Four Tops

Friday, November 18 // DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center // 8pm

Two quintessential Motown groups. One amazing evening. Durham is proud to host a night of performances from the legendary vocal groups, The Temptations and the Four Tops!

With fine-tuned choreography and beautiful harmonies, The Temptations became the definitive male vocal group of the 60's with hits like "My Girl," "Ain't Too Proud To Beg," and "Papa Was A Rollin' Stone." Ranking with The Temptations as a consistent Motown hitmaker, the Four Tops produced some of Motown's favorites like "I Can't Help Myself," "Reach Out, I'll Be There," and "Baby I Need Your Loving."  

Dance or "shag" the night away at DPAC! For more info & tickets, click here.

Durham Art Walk Holiday Market

Saturday, November 19 - Sunday, November 20 // Durham Arts Council // 10am-5pm

Looking for a unique holiday gift in Downtown Durham? You're in luck! Check out the Durham Art Walk Holiday Market for festive fine arts and crafts made by local artisans. From jewelry and handmade scarves to paintings and pottery -- The Durham Art Walk and Holiday Market has the perfect handmade gift you've been looking for. 

Start your trek at the Durham Arts Council @ 120 Morris Street in Downtown Durham and pick up your Holiday Market program. Enjoy musical performances, great food and more! This is a great way to shop local and get into the holiday spirit! 

For more info, click here.

Dr. Suess' How The Grinch Stole Christmas: The Musical!

Tuesday, November 29 - Sunday, December 4 // DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center // 7:30pm

The holidays will be here in no time. Get into spirit with Broadway's #1 holiday hit at the Durham Performing Arts Center! Enjoy Dr. Suess' beloved holiday classic come to life onstage featuring your favorite singalong tunes "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas."

For more info & tickets, click here.

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