EVENTS

EVENTS

Jun
23
Fri
Northgate’s Wild West Train @ Northgate Mall
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 17 @ 7:00 pm

Giddy up and take a ride to the American frontier on the Northgate Wild West Train! A local cowboy favorite, the Nothgate Wild West Train is a staple of summer fun for young buckaroos and older partners alike.
Trains leave the station during the following hours:
Thursday-Saturday 12-7pm
Sunday 12-5pm
Monday 12-7pm

Train tickets are $3. Be sure to check out the fun Wild West accessories available for purchase.

Jun
24
Sat
2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk @ Associated Urologists of North Carolina, P.A. (AUNC)
Jun 24 all-day

The Inaugural Raleigh 2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk is taking place this weekend. The event features a 5K run/walk as well as several activities for the entire family. Participants will receive T-shirts and food, and connect with others whose lives or loved ones have been touched by prostate cancer.

In addition to the 5K run/walk, the event will feature:
– One mile run/walk
– Kids’ Superhero Dash for Dad: Kids nine and under are encouraged to dress as their favorite superhero and participate in a short dash.
– Snooze for Dudes program: Participants can join the event virtually by signing up for Snooze for Dudes and receive a cotton shirt in the mail.

A portion of the funds raised from the 2017 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk – Raleigh will benefit the Rex Healthcare Foundation Angel Fund. The Angel Fund provides financial assistance to patients actively undergoing cancer treatment at one of UNC REX Cancer Care’s locations.

Mark Abercrombie @ Pleiades Gallery
Jun 24 all-day

Pleiades Gallery in Durham will hold a reception for ‘Mark Abercrombie’ a solo exhibit of works by abstract expressionist painter Mark Abercrombie on Friday, June 16 from 6-9 pm. Mark’s show upstairs at Pleiades is on display from June 1 – June 30. In addition, there will be a reception for the exhibit ‘The Music Makers’ by all Pleiades artists which can be seen until July 9.

Jun
25
Sun
Live and Local Summer: Brunch Music Series @ Nasher Cafe
Jun 25 – Aug 27 all-day

In celebration of being voted among the top 100 brunch spots in America by Open Table diners, Nasher Café has decided to make our Summer Brunches even better, with LIVE MUSIC on our beautiful outdoor patio. Come join us for mimosa sippin’, brunch munchin’ and a beautiful breeze-filled serenade!

Check out the full list of brunch performance dates below and don’t forget to save your seats by calling (919) 684-6032 or reserving online at http://nasher.duke.edu/cafe/

June 25th • Karen Novy
July 16th • Michael Paris
July 30th • Maria Hernandez and Steve Luteman (High Clouds)
August 27th • Frankie Alexander and Ed Paolantonio

Mark Abercrombie @ Pleiades Gallery
Jun 25 all-day

Pleiades Gallery in Durham will hold a reception for ‘Mark Abercrombie’ a solo exhibit of works by abstract expressionist painter Mark Abercrombie on Friday, June 16 from 6-9 pm. Mark’s show upstairs at Pleiades is on display from June 1 – June 30. In addition, there will be a reception for the exhibit ‘The Music Makers’ by all Pleiades artists which can be seen until July 9.

Cherdonna @ The Living Arts Collective
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm

ADF, in association with Living Arts Collective, presents Clock that Mug or Dusted, part two of a three-part suite–one great, bright, brittle all togetherness–a glorious, hilarious, and, yes, messy, homage to feminist performance artists, from Anna Halprin to Janine Antoni, and their focus on the body as a canvas for social change, rebellion, community, and personal expansion brought to you by beloved drag/dance bio-fem icon Cherdonna Shinatra.

June NCPS Reading Series @ McIntyre's Books
Jun 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

North Carolina Poetry Society reading with Kelly Lenox, Maureen Sherbondy and Terri Kirby Erickson.

Live Music: Mark Holland @ Roost Beer Garden
Jun 25 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Join us at Roost, our seasonal beer garden, for live music on the porch, local  beer on tap, wine by the glass and artisan wood-fired pizza! Pull up a chair around the water fountain or under large oaks, and enjoy good weather and good company.

Mark Holland will be playing on the front porch. The Goat will serve as a safe haven for musicians and listeners in case of inclement weather.

Outdoor Concert on the Village Green in Southern Village with WES COLLINS, SCOTT MCBRIDE AND JULIE ELKINS @ Southern Village
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm

Sunday Concert on the Southern Village Green
No cover charge!
Perfect night for a picnic with friends and family! Don’t forget your beach chairs and blankets!

Wes Collins, Scott McBride and Julie Elkins
Great songs and great singers!
https://www.julieelkinsmusic.com
https://www.wescollins.com

All Southern Village Sunday Concerts are sponsored by Hyatt Place-Chapel Hill in Southern Village!

Cherdonna @ The Living Arts Collective
Jun 25 @ 7:00 pm

ADF, in association with Living Arts Collective, presents Clock that Mug or Dusted, part two of a three-part suite–one great, bright, brittle all togetherness–a glorious, hilarious, and, yes, messy, homage to feminist performance artists, from Anna Halprin to Janine Antoni, and their focus on the body as a canvas for social change, rebellion, community, and personal expansion brought to you by beloved drag/dance bio-fem icon Cherdonna Shinatra.

Jun
26
Mon
Mark Abercrombie @ Pleiades Gallery
Jun 26 all-day

Pleiades Gallery in Durham will hold a reception for ‘Mark Abercrombie’ a solo exhibit of works by abstract expressionist painter Mark Abercrombie on Friday, June 16 from 6-9 pm. Mark’s show upstairs at Pleiades is on display from June 1 – June 30. In addition, there will be a reception for the exhibit ‘The Music Makers’ by all Pleiades artists which can be seen until July 9.

Up Close @ Hillsborough Gallery of Arts
Jun 26 – Jul 23 all-day

Come see paintings by Linda Carmel, textiles by Alice Levinson and sculpture by Lynn Wartski beginning on June 26 through July 23. The opening reception will be during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk on June 30th from 6-9pm.

Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned and operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, jewelry, wood, pottery and fiber art.

Hours are from 10am-6pm Monday through Thursday, 10am-9pm Friday and Saturday and noon-4pm on Sunday.

Cherdonna @ The Living Arts Collective
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm

ADF, in association with Living Arts Collective, presents Clock that Mug or Dusted, part two of a three-part suite–one great, bright, brittle all togetherness–a glorious, hilarious, and, yes, messy, homage to feminist performance artists, from Anna Halprin to Janine Antoni, and their focus on the body as a canvas for social change, rebellion, community, and personal expansion brought to you by beloved drag/dance bio-fem icon Cherdonna Shinatra.

Jun
27
Tue
Mark Abercrombie @ Pleiades Gallery
Jun 27 all-day

Pleiades Gallery in Durham will hold a reception for ‘Mark Abercrombie’ a solo exhibit of works by abstract expressionist painter Mark Abercrombie on Friday, June 16 from 6-9 pm. Mark’s show upstairs at Pleiades is on display from June 1 – June 30. In addition, there will be a reception for the exhibit ‘The Music Makers’ by all Pleiades artists which can be seen until July 9.

Cherdonna @ The Living Arts Collective
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm

ADF, in association with Living Arts Collective, presents Clock that Mug or Dusted, part two of a three-part suite–one great, bright, brittle all togetherness–a glorious, hilarious, and, yes, messy, homage to feminist performance artists, from Anna Halprin to Janine Antoni, and their focus on the body as a canvas for social change, rebellion, community, and personal expansion brought to you by beloved drag/dance bio-fem icon Cherdonna Shinatra.