CENTERFEST IS BACK – SAVE THE DATE! The Durham Arts Council is bringing the 47th Annual CenterFest to Downtown Durham on September 17 & 18, 2022. CenterFest is the longest-running juried outdoor arts festival in North Carolina. CenterFest boasts juried visual artists from near and far, great entertainment, lots of food and fun, and educational activities for kids. Downtown Durham’s vibrant city center district, CenterFest performers, artists, and visitors will enjoy a setting filled with restaurants, shops, and studios: a perfect space for an event that will bring 30,000+ visitors over the weekend. CenterFest 2022 will include several performance stages showcasing music, dance, street performers, and community groups. Bring the family, bring your friends, bring the neighborhood!


Hourly Schedule

Day 1 - 9/17/2022

10:00am - 6:00pm

Day 2 - 9/18/2022

11:00am - 5:00pm


Sep 17 - 18 2022


Festival hours are Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 11am-5pm.
10:00 am - 5:00 pm




Durham Arts Council @ 120 Morris Street
Durham Arts Council @ 120 Morris Street
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