EVENTS

EVENTS

Mar
9
Thu
New exhibit “Water” at Pleiades Gallery @ Pleiades Gallery
Mar 9 – May 7 all-day

Water is rain, a river, a pool, a trickle, a torrent. Water is life. The exhibition by Pleiades artists is a celebration of a fundamental shared resource and a drive to improve the condition of our local waterways.

Mar
14
Tue
The Bodyguard @ Durham Performing Arts Center
Mar 14 @ 7:30 pm – Mar 19 @ 6:30 pm

With a playlist chock-full of classics like “I Will Always Love You” and “I Wanna Dance with Somebody,” you won’t want to miss out on this award-winning musical and romantic thriller based on the 1992 film of the same name.

Mar
17
Fri
Parizade Spring Music Series @ Parizade
Mar 17 – May 26 all-day

Please join us this Spring for an incredible line-up of local musicians to serenade you on
Thursday and Friday nights at Parizade! From 6:00pm-9:00pm a variety of musical talent to accompany Parizade’s bold flavors. From powerful jazz and soul, to complex classical spanish guitar, to bolder pop-rock, we have the right notes for any occassion. See the full line-up in the graphic above or visit the parizade website here. Reserve your seats today by calling (919) 286-9712!

3.9 Alex Gordez – Spanish guitar
3.17 Will McBride – Jazz-rock-pop
3.23 Alex Gordez – Spanish guitar
3.31 Jo Gore – Soul & jazz
4.6 Alex Gordez – Spanish guitar
4.14 Steve Hobbs & Paul Ingbretsen – jazz duo
4.20 Alex Gordez – Spanish guitar
4.28 TBA – check our website
5.4 & 5.18 Alex Gordez – Spanish guitar
5.26 Jo Gore – Soul & jazz

Mar
18
Sat
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 18 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

It’s All About the Story, Vol V. – John Claude Bemis @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Mar 18 all-day

The artists of the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts respond, in their own mediums, to the new novel by Hillsborough author John Claude Bemis, Out of Abaton. Opening reception, Friday February 24th, 6-9pm. Reading in the gallery by Mr. Bemis on Sunday, March 5th 4-6pm. Located at 121 N. Churton Street Hillsborough NC, the gallery is owned by 21 local artists featuring painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, furniture, pottery & fiber art.

Winter hours: Monday- Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday Noon-4pm

Smithsonian’s “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” Exhibit at the City of Raleigh Museum @ The City of Raleigh Museum
Mar 18 all-day

Oct. 29, 2016-April 9, 2017

The City of Raleigh Museum will display a first-of-its-kind exhibition from the Smithsonian at the downtown museum beginning Friday, Oct. 29. The Smithsonian traveling exhibition “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” details the history of Indian Americans and their contributions to the United States from the 1700s to the present. From the builders of some of America’s earliest railroads and farms to civil rights pioneers and digital technology entrepreneurs, Indian Americans have been an inextricable part of American life. Through a collection of photographs, artifacts, art, and interactive learning stations, visitors will experience the Indian American story and explore the many dynamic roles Indian Americans have played in shaping America.The 5,000-square-foot exhibit will run through April 2, 2017.

Mar
19
Sun
Forts Pop-Up Exhibit @ Museum of Life and Science
Mar 19 all-day

Relive a beloved childhood pastime by constructing your own tunnels, tents and secret hideaways using everyday materials when you visit the Museum of Life and Science. And don’t forget to check out the new permanent outdoor exhibit in Gateway Park, Sound Garden, where musicians of all skill levels – kids and adults alike – can experiment with rhythm, resonance and the relationships of sounds while playing on a variety of instruments.

It’s All About the Story, Vol V. – John Claude Bemis @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Mar 19 all-day

The artists of the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts respond, in their own mediums, to the new novel by Hillsborough author John Claude Bemis, Out of Abaton. Opening reception, Friday February 24th, 6-9pm. Reading in the gallery by Mr. Bemis on Sunday, March 5th 4-6pm. Located at 121 N. Churton Street Hillsborough NC, the gallery is owned by 21 local artists featuring painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, furniture, pottery & fiber art.

Winter hours: Monday- Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday Noon-4pm

Smithsonian’s “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” Exhibit at the City of Raleigh Museum @ The City of Raleigh Museum
Mar 19 all-day

Oct. 29, 2016-April 9, 2017

The City of Raleigh Museum will display a first-of-its-kind exhibition from the Smithsonian at the downtown museum beginning Friday, Oct. 29. The Smithsonian traveling exhibition “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” details the history of Indian Americans and their contributions to the United States from the 1700s to the present. From the builders of some of America’s earliest railroads and farms to civil rights pioneers and digital technology entrepreneurs, Indian Americans have been an inextricable part of American life. Through a collection of photographs, artifacts, art, and interactive learning stations, visitors will experience the Indian American story and explore the many dynamic roles Indian Americans have played in shaping America.The 5,000-square-foot exhibit will run through April 2, 2017.

Mar
20
Mon
It’s All About the Story, Vol V. – John Claude Bemis @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Mar 20 all-day

The artists of the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts respond, in their own mediums, to the new novel by Hillsborough author John Claude Bemis, Out of Abaton. Opening reception, Friday February 24th, 6-9pm. Reading in the gallery by Mr. Bemis on Sunday, March 5th 4-6pm. Located at 121 N. Churton Street Hillsborough NC, the gallery is owned by 21 local artists featuring painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, furniture, pottery & fiber art.

Winter hours: Monday- Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday Noon-4pm

Smithsonian’s “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” Exhibit at the City of Raleigh Museum @ The City of Raleigh Museum
Mar 20 all-day

Oct. 29, 2016-April 9, 2017

The City of Raleigh Museum will display a first-of-its-kind exhibition from the Smithsonian at the downtown museum beginning Friday, Oct. 29. The Smithsonian traveling exhibition “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” details the history of Indian Americans and their contributions to the United States from the 1700s to the present. From the builders of some of America’s earliest railroads and farms to civil rights pioneers and digital technology entrepreneurs, Indian Americans have been an inextricable part of American life. Through a collection of photographs, artifacts, art, and interactive learning stations, visitors will experience the Indian American story and explore the many dynamic roles Indian Americans have played in shaping America.The 5,000-square-foot exhibit will run through April 2, 2017.

Hike NC Guided Hike @ Eno River State Park
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

This spring, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the North Carolina State Parks launched Hike NC Phase 2, a series of more than 60 guided hikes in North Carolina’s state parks and nature preserves. Each hike will be led by the state’s top hiking and nature experts.

The following is the date and location for the guided hike:
March 20, 2017
10:00am-11:00am
6101 Cole Mill Rd, Durham, NC 27705
Fews Ford Access, Piper-Cox House Parking Area.

Hike NC Guided Hike @ Jordan Lake State Recreation Area
Mar 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

This spring, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the North Carolina State Parks launched Hike NC Phase 2, a series of more than 60 guided hikes in North Carolina’s state parks and nature preserves. Each hike will be led by the state’s top hiking and nature experts.

The following is the date and location for the guided hike:
March 20, 2017
2:00pm-3:00pm
558 Beaver Creek Rd, Apex, NC 27523
Seaforth pond trailhead a on the western side of the beach area (Seaforth Rd).

Mar
21
Tue
It’s All About the Story, Vol V. – John Claude Bemis @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Mar 21 all-day

The artists of the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts respond, in their own mediums, to the new novel by Hillsborough author John Claude Bemis, Out of Abaton. Opening reception, Friday February 24th, 6-9pm. Reading in the gallery by Mr. Bemis on Sunday, March 5th 4-6pm. Located at 121 N. Churton Street Hillsborough NC, the gallery is owned by 21 local artists featuring painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, turned wood, furniture, pottery & fiber art.

Winter hours: Monday- Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday Noon-4pm

Smithsonian’s “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” Exhibit at the City of Raleigh Museum @ The City of Raleigh Museum
Mar 21 all-day

Oct. 29, 2016-April 9, 2017

The City of Raleigh Museum will display a first-of-its-kind exhibition from the Smithsonian at the downtown museum beginning Friday, Oct. 29. The Smithsonian traveling exhibition “Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation” details the history of Indian Americans and their contributions to the United States from the 1700s to the present. From the builders of some of America’s earliest railroads and farms to civil rights pioneers and digital technology entrepreneurs, Indian Americans have been an inextricable part of American life. Through a collection of photographs, artifacts, art, and interactive learning stations, visitors will experience the Indian American story and explore the many dynamic roles Indian Americans have played in shaping America.The 5,000-square-foot exhibit will run through April 2, 2017.