Bull City Top 5 :: August 2019

Here's your Bull City Top 5 -- Lots of events and happenings to explore in Durham, NC heading into 2019. Enjoy all that the Bull City has to offer this August!



Vintage Baseball At The DAP

August 3, 2019 // Durham Athletic Park

Take a step back in time and enjoy a night of Vintage Baseball at Historic Durham Athletic Park!

The Durham Station Lucky Strikes will take on a team of local sports media personalities, playing by vintage rules from 1860. Both teams will also wear uniforms from the time period. There will be food trucks with old fashioned food and drinks, and children's games that will be played in the stands!


Brewery Bhavana Tap Takeover

August 9, 2019 // The Durham Hotel

Brewery Bhavana comes to Durham!

The award-winning Raleigh restaurant and brewery will be taking over taps at The Durham Hotel with five of their slow-fermented, wood-aged beers. Don’t miss the delicious beers, Brewery Bhavana swag and special samples!


An Evening With David Crosby

August 13, 2019 // Carolina Theatre

Enjoy an evening with David Crosby!

This two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer is making his way to Durham!

“Crosby is in the midst of an incredibly creative and powerful period, showcasing his skills as the brilliant songwriter that he is. On this tour, he will be performing some of his best loved songs and greatest hits from right across his illustrious career, alongside material from the Skytrails album, plus a few surprises as well.”


Fork and Bottle Dinner

August 15, 2019 // 21C Hotel

You won’t want to miss this event filled with Brews, Boil and BBQ benefitting Habitat for Humanity of Durham!

“Join Counting House for Fork + Bottle, a unique dinner series in which they educate, pair, and taste inspired menus by executive chef Thomas Card with a variety of guest beverage experts. Full Steam Brewery is partnering for a low-country boil and barbecue meal benefiting Habitat for Humanity of Durham. Price includes a 3-course family-style dinner and beer pairings provided by Full Steam Brewery. Be sure to check out the picnic-style games for $3 per game with all proceeds benefiting Habitat for Humanity of Durham.”


Gladys Knight at DPAC

August 21, 2019 // DPAC

Get ready for a night with Empress of Soul Gladys Knight!

"This seven-time GRAMMY® award winner has earned number one hits in many genres including Pop, R&B and Adult Contemporary, and she has triumphed in film, television and live performance. Gladys Knight & The Pips have been inducted into the Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall of Fame and presented with both the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rhythm & Blues Music Hall of Fame and the BET Lifetime Achievement Award."