EVENTS

EVENTS

Mar
12
Sun
Food Truck Rodeo @ Durham Central Park @ Durham Central Park
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

“Spring forward” with friends and family to the legendary gathering of 50+ food trucks and local craft beer. All you have to pay for is your choice of food or drink. Electric Kif from Miami and Alison Shearer Group from New York City (and Pitchblak Brass Band fame) are your funky/cool/jazzy musical guests. Thanks to our sponsors and partners LeafFilter Gutter Protection and the LGBTQ Center of Durham.

Apr
16
Sun
Durham Easter @ Durham Central Park
Apr 16 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

This event is free and includes an Easter egg hunt with 10,000 eggs! This family-oriented Easter event is for people of all ages and provides a day of fun including 4 egg hunts for infant through 12 years, inflatables, family activities, face painting and food trucks.

Apr
23
Sun
Hill Mile @ Durham Academy
Apr 23 all-day

The Hill Center of Durham invites you to the 3rd Annual Mile Race and Kids’ Dash on Sunday, April 23th, 2017.

Three races include:
• One Mile Race & Walk – Chip timing for every skill level & awards for age group winners
• Fleet Feet Fast Mile – Track-based competitive mile, qualifying times: Men – sub 6:00, Women – sub 7:30
• Kids’ Dash – Children 10 and under

Join us for kids activities, food trucks, music and more!

All proceeds from the race will support Student Financial Aid for The Hill Center’s School Year Program.

May
5
Fri
Music on the Plaza: Cinco de Mayo Celebracion @ Northgate Mall
May 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Northgate as we kick off our free Summer Music on the Plaza. There will be live music, food trucks, Northgate food vendors, activities for kids and more! Don’t forget to BRING YOUR CHAIRS but leave your coolers and pets at home. Come enjoy another fun family night at Northgate!
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Featured band: Los Plebes de Olancho bringing an exciting blend of traditional Mexican and Central American Party Music
Food trucks: Esmeralda’s Cafe, Baja Shack, El Rey del Taco and Morfa Empanadas
Arts and Crafts: Durham Arts Council Make a Maraca, God’s Eye or Cinco de Mayo coloring sheet
Sponsored by: Bull City Burger and Brewery and The Herald-Sun

May
12
Fri
Music on the Plaza: Handsome Al and the Lookers feat. Emma Davis @ Northgate Mall
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Be sure to mark your calendar for a fun night of rhythm and blues with a hint of southern roots rock when crowd favorite Handsome Al & the Lookers featuring Emma “Big Mama E” Davis, return to Northgate for Music on the Plaza.
Music on the Plaza events are free live music events for the community. We hope you’ll enjoy good eats, live music, and a dancing good time with family and friends. Don’t forget to BRING YOUR CHAIRS but leave your coolers and pets at home.
Share your #MusicOnThePlaza photos with us on Instagram or Facebook
Food Trucks: Esmeralda’s Cafe, Randy’s Pizza and Mac-u-Roni
Beer wine and water: Bull City Burger and Brewery

All Music on the Plaza events Sponsored by: Bull City Burger and Brewery and The Herald-Sun