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Bull City Top 5 :: October 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 October!



Aladdin at DPAC

October 2-26, 2019 // DPAC

Disney’s Hit Broadway Musical, Aladdin, will be showing at DPAC all month long!

"From the producer of The Lion King comes the timeless story of ALADDIN, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It’s an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite." Come see why audiences and critics alike call Aladdin "Exactly What You Wish For!” (NBC-TV).


Music Folk For Ocracoke

October 14, 2019 // Carolina Theatre

Music Folk For Ocracoke is a benefit concert for hurricane relief efforts on Ocracoke Island, NC. Presented by The Carolina Theatre of Durham and Craicdown, this concert will feature many talented North Carolina folk artists. Come enjoy a night of live music for a good cause!

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Bull City Race Fest & Food Truck Rodeo

October 20, 2019 // American Tobacco Campus

The 7th Annual Bull City Race Fest and Food Truck Rodeo is coming up October 20! Runners and walkers can choose to participate in the half-marathon, five-mile, and one-mile distances, then stay and enjoy the food trucks post-race!

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Tap Takeover: Epiphany Craft Malt x Burial Beer Co.

October 24, 2019 // The Durham Hotel

Get ready for a night of specialty beers from Burial Beer Co., featuring beers made with grains from Epiphany Craft Malt! Guests must pre-purchase a $25 wrist band, which includes unlimited access to the taps and a snack spread from The Durham Hotel. This is one night you won’t want to miss!


Bull Moon Rising

October 31, 2019 // CCB Plaza, Durham

The Bull Moon Rising exhibit will feature artist Luke Jerrman’s “Museum of the Moon,” a giant replica of the moon that travels around the world. The moon’s diameter reaches nearly 23 feet, and will be hung over the Major of the Bull. There will be several free events and performances while the exhibit is in the Bull City!

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Bull City Top 5 :: November 2017

November Events in Durham

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



Durham Brunch Tour With Bites of Bull City

November 4th, 2017 // Pie Pushers // 10am-12pm //$45

Who doesn't love brunch!? Join Durham food blog Bites of Bull City on a delicious and filling tasting tour of three restaurants with impressive brunch offerings: Piedmont, Pie Pushers, and Counting House where guests will meet the chefs and get a taste of the unique flavor and styles of each location.

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Amos Lee

November 2nd, 2017 // Carolina Theatre 

Amos Lee is bringing his folk, rock, and soul sound to the Carolina Theatre! Lee has continued to evolve, develop, and challenge himself as a musician. With his new album SPIRIT, he makes his biggest creative leap yet, producing it himself. 

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Food Truck Rodeo ft. Phatlynx

November 5th, 2017 // Durham Central Park 

It's the final Food Truck Rodeo of 2017! Come with an appetite for good food and good music from the Triangle's own "Surfabilly" band, Phatlynx. 

For more info click here!

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Bon Iver

November 13th-14th, 2017 // DPAC

Bon Iver is known to constantly and consistently push the boundaries of their sound, with a range of earthy folk songs, to lush orchestrations, to electronic fragments of song. Don't miss this dynamic band in an intimate live show at DPAC!

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DPAC Presents School of Rock

November 28th, 2017 // DPAC

SCHOOL OF ROCK is a New York Times Critics’ Pick and “AN INSPIRING JOLT OF ENERGY, JOY AND MAD SKILLZ!” (Entertainment Weekly). Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical is coming to DPAC! Don't miss it!

Click here to buy tickets!

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Bull City Top 5 :: October 2017

October Events in Durham

Here's your Bull City Top 5 -- Lots of events and happenings to explore in Durham, NC this October. Enjoy all that the Bull City has to offer! Fall is finally here!



The 22nd Annual World Beer Festival Durham

October 14, 2017 // Durham Bulls Athletic Park // 2-4pm or 6-10pm 

The World Beer Festival is back in Bull City!  Unlimited 2oz. tastings of the finest beers and ciders! Get a jump on sampling your favorite beers by purchasing a VIP Pass and gain admission into the festival before anyone else.

Click here for more info!


Chefs For A Change- Chef John May

October 16, 2017 // The Rickhouse // $75

Chefs For Change is back! Enjoy a three-course meal from Chef John May at one of Durham's newest event venues, The Rickhouse for $75. All proceeds benefit Families Moving Forward! Come experience fine dining with a purpose!


Disney's Little Mermaid

October 17, 2017 - October 22, 2017 (Daily)  // DPAC

Disney's Little Mermaid is coming to DPAC! Time Magazine calls it "Broadway's Under the Sea Spectacular. One of the most ravishing things I've ever seen on a Broadway stage." Come experience this Disney Classic in Bull City. 

Click here to buy tickets!

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Bull City Race Fest and Food Truck Rodeo

October 22, 2017 // American Tobacco

The Bull City Race Fest and Food Truck Rodeo is the perfect combination of a world class running and food experience! Choose from half-marathon-mile and one-mile distances and enjoy a fall morning of running and post-race food. 

Click here for more info!


Duke Homestead’s Halloween Phantasmagoria

October 27, 2017 // Duke Homestead State Historic Site // $15, $10 in advance

Duke Homestead's Halloween Phantasmagoria is unlike any other Halloween experience you will have! Explore historical concepts of Spiritualism, awe, and wonder from the 19th century at Duke Homestead. You are invited to wander the property to see what wonders you can find. Bring the whole family and get in the Halloween spirit!

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Bull City Top 5 :: October 2016

Bull City Top 5 :: October 2016

Welcome to the Bull City Top 5!

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! Here are you Top 5 events for October 2016...