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Community Sleep Out 2017

May 5 @ 6:30 pm - May 6 @ 8:30 am
Historic Durham Athletic Park, 500 W. Corporation St.
Durham, NC 27701 United States

Making the “Invisible” Issues Visible With only cardboard for a mattress, a hardy spirit, and a true passion for the cities and towns we call home, participants in the Sleep Out gather to make issues like hunger, homelessness, and inequity more visible. It is an opportunity to raise awareness of the challenges facing nearly 200,000 […]

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8:00 am

The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market at University Place – New Season featuring Live Music!

May 6 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Saturday, repeating until October 28, 2017

Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market, 201 S. Estes Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
free

Market Hours are 8am-12 noon every Saturday at University Place off of Estes Drive! The Chapel Hill Farmers’ Market was founded in 2008 by local farmers, for local farmers. We are a truly local market that supports farmers and artisans within a 60 mile radius of Chapel Hill to offer fresh, quality farm and artisanal […]

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9:00 am

Kick Up Your Heels for The Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill sponsored by Brookdale Senior Living

May 6 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Brookdale Chapel Hill, 2220 Farmington Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
$5 - $25

Who: You! What: 5K fun run/walk benefitting the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill, Kickball game, family fun, food and meet-and-greet with Ramses the Ram! When: Saturday, May 6 at 9 AM Where: The race starts at Brookdale Chapel Hill (2220 Farmington Drive) and will end at The Farm, where the kickball game, food and family […]

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Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance

May 6 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
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One event on May 5, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on May 6, 2017 at 9:00am

One event on May 7, 2017 at 9:00am

Shakori Hills, 1439 Henderson Tanyard Rd,
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States

Welcome, we can't wait to see you at the 2017 Spring Festival! 4 days, 4 stages & over 50 bands in beautiful, green Chatham County Click Here for Tickets Click Here for Performance Schedule  

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10:00 am

Pop-Up Shop: Suzanna Dai

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until May 7, 2017

Dovecote at Fearrington Village, 2000 Fearrington Village Center
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
Free

We are so thrilled to welcome Suzi Gallehugh to Dovecote this Saturday, May 6th and Sunday, May 7th, with her jewelry and accessories collection that blends vintage glamour with modern flair – perfect for this season of retro glamour!  Each pieces is delicately handcrafted with materials sourced and inspired by locations around the world. The […]

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Carrboro Elementary School Fair

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Carrboro Elementary, 400 Shelton St
Carrboro, NC United States

Rain or Shine! Fun for All Ages! For over 30 years the Carrboro Elementary School Fair has been one of the most popular community events in Carrboro and the school's biggest fundraiser. This year's Fair will be even more fun for the entire family with new booths and games! bounce house and an inflatable obstacle […]

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Freedom Book Festival

May 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Jerry M. Passmore Center, 103 Meadowlands Drive
Hillsbrough, NC 27278 United States

Free Spirit Freedom will host A Freedom Book Festival, and will launch its first book of historic photographs. The book, Freedom through Knowledge, incorporates images of the one and two-room schoolhouses and the larger consolidated schools operating in Orange County during the days of segregation. This day-long community event will be held at the Jerry M. […]

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10:30 am

Saturday Storytimes

May 6 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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Orange County Public Library, 137 W. Margaret Ln
Hillsborough , NC 27278 United States
Free

Drop by either the Carrboro Branch Library or the Main Library in Downtown Hillsborough. Join our librarians for engaging stories, rhymes and songs and fun movement activities. In Carrboro, we follow the storytime with a craft to make-and-take home. In Hillsborough, we offer a stay and play time.

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11:00 am

St. Barbara’s Greek Festival 2017

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until May 7, 2017

St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, 8306 NC Highway 751
Durham, NC 27713-6860 United States
Free

Experience the fabulous flavors, sights and sounds of Greece on Saturday, May 6 and Sunday, May 7 at the DURHAM GREEK FESTIVAL. The event will be held 11am to 8pm, rain or shine, at St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church, 8306 Highway 751 in Durham, one-half mile south of I-40 Exit 274 near Southpoint Mall. Admission […]

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12:00 pm

Green Home Tour

May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 7, 2017

Various Triangle Area Locations, 20 W Colony Pl #180
Durham, NC 27705 United States
Free

The Triangle Green Home Tour features innovative, high-performance and unique homes in various stages of construction open to everyone for a free self-guided tour. Tour dates are April 29-30 and May 6-7, Noon – 5 pm. A green building professional greets you at each entry site to answer questions and detail that home’s particular green […]

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2:00 pm

Barbara J. King – Personalities on the Plate: The Lives and Minds of the Animals We Eat

May 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
McIntyre’s Bookstore, 200 Market St. Fearrington Village
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
Free

In recent years, scientific advances in our understanding of animal minds have led to major changes in how we think about, and treat, animals in zoos and aquariums. The general public, it seems, is slowly coming to understand that animals like apes, elephants, and dolphins have not just brains, but complicated inner and social lives, […]

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5:00 pm

Live Music: Lyndy Bleu

May 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Roost Beer Garden, 2000 Fearrington Village Center
Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
Free

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. Lyndy Bleu will be providing live music on the front porch. The Goat […]

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6:00 pm

Meadowmont Music Series: The Fantastic Shakers

May 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Meadowmont Gazebo, 301 Old Barn Lane
Chapel Hill, NC 27517 United States
Free

Come out and enjoy the first Meadowmont Music Series concert, featuring The Fantastic Shakers! This local beach music band will get you up and dancing from their first note! And if you don’t know how to shag, come early for FREE shag dancing lessons at 6:00 pm by Carolina Shaggers! We will also have the […]

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8:00 pm

Colleen Raney – Traditional and Irish Music

May 6 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Five Oaks Club House, 5109 Pine Cone Dr.
Durham, NC 27707 United States
$15.00

Forty Acres is very happy to welcome back Colleen Raney and her traditional music trio, for an evening of beautiful harmonies and excellent instrument artistry. Tickets Here. Colleen will be joined by John Weed, fiddler for Molly's Revenge, Story Road, One Lane Bridge and Little Black Train. Having an affinity for American fiddle styles, bluegrass […]

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