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August 2014
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August 25 @ 10:00 am - September 21 @ 6:00 pm
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Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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August 26 @ 10:00 am - September 22 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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Free

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August 27 @ 10:00 am - September 23 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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Free

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August 28 @ 10:00 am - September 24 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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Opening Reception for ““Visual Reactions: A View from the Middle East”

August 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
UNC FedEx Global Education Buillding,
301 Pittsboro Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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An opening reception for “Visual Reactions: A View from the Middle East,” an art exhibition featuring the illustrations of Mohammad Sharaf, will be hosted at the FedEx Global Education Center at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. The free public reception will be followed by remarks and a discussion with Sharaf, a Kuwaiti artist and graphic designer. Inspired by current events, Sharaf’s designs address controversial political and social topics. The exhibit is open through Oct. 31. More information…

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$10

Harold Night at DSI Comedy Theater

August 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week until August 28, 2014
DSI Comedy Theater,
200 N Greensboro St Carrboro, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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See North Carolina’s Best create a whole world right before your eyes. It’s the format that launched a thousand careers on TV, film, and stages across America. The Harold starts with one suggestion, but where it ends is anyone’s guess as a host of characters take audiences on a never-seen-before improvised adventure. Come inspire a world with a single word. Learn about the Harold Beat the crowds: Buy tickets early online. UPCOMING SHOWS: July THURSDAY 7/03 7PM – dang! +…

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The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill

August 28 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
West End Wine Bar,
450 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Todd Proctor on drums plays organ jazz at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

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Music Before Movies: North Columbia

August 29 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Southern Village Green,
Market St , Chapel Hill, NC United States
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With roots spreading from here to New England, Chapel Hill band North Columbia have backgrounds ranging from funk-metal drumming, to classical violin, to folk rock and progressive sources. But that was then, half a lifetime ago, before chance and circumstance brought these lads together to give music a new go. What they’ve got now is new, informed by stories and passions of love lost and found, of soul searching, and of musical experimentation. NoCo brings an energy of musical escape and catharsis,…

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Free

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August 29 @ 10:00 am - September 25 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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No Cover

Fridays on the Front Porch

August 29 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week until October 3, 2014

Live music at Fridays on the Front Porch creates the perfect atmosphere for kicking back, relaxing and getting a jump on the weekend. The Carolina Inn offers seasonal picnic offerings ($14 grill menu and $9 kids menu with gluten free options), various beverage selections and fun times under the shady oaks and magnolia trees. There is no cover charge or reservations for the event. Fridays on the Front Porch features the music of some of North Carolina’s best bands for…

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Free

Friday Night Wine Tasting

August 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until October 31, 2014

Friday Night Wine Tasting Every Friday, 5-7pm Every Friday night WSM samples a different variety of wines at each of our locations. This is a great time to expand your wine repertoire, stock your cellar with wines you know you like, get your wine questions answered by a knowledgeable winery representative or specialty staff member, or find that perfect wine for dinner. Weaver Street Market sponsors over 250 free events a year, providing the community with opportunities to visit with…

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Dreaming Of…

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Skylight Gallery,
102 W King St, Hillsborough , NC United States
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A one-night-only event featuring various work by 25 artists. Includes a “show within a show,” Triangle Women’s Art Museum, in the center of the gallery. art pictured: Louise Franke, Summers Light, mixed media on canvas

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$8-$12

The Painted Bird

August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 7, 2014
The Forest Theatre,
123 South Boundary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents: The Painted Bird. This is Paperhand’s much anticipated 15th annual outdoor show featuring giant puppets, masks, stilt walkers, shadow puppets, live music, and more. Performances Aug 8 through Sept 7th and Labor Day at 7pm, Preshow starting at 6:20pm. Matinees on Aug 24th & 31st, Sept 7th at 3pm. Tickets $12, $8 for kids suggested donations at door, no one turned away for lack of funds.

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$22

The Polyphonic Spree at Cat’s Cradle

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - September 6 @ 10:00 pm
Cat’s Cradle,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Yes, it’s true. The Polyphonic Spree began July 15, 2000 as one man’s desire to hear a sound he dreamt about; before most bands over the last decade, that are often compared in sound and vision to the Spree, were formed. Yes, it’s true. The Polyphonic Spree have traversed the globe several times over, much to the dismay of those that thought the band would never leave its hometown of Dallas, TX. Yes, it’s true. The Polyphonic Spree has ranged…

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The Doug Largent Trio at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
West End Wine Bar,
450 W. Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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The Doug Largent Trio featuring Brad Maiani on guitar and Dan Davis on drums plays organ jazz at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill.

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Wiley Fosters, Zoltar’s Fortune

August 29 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mystery Brewing Public House,
230 S. Nash St., Hillsborough , NC United States
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Wiley Fosters plays danceable, Mississippi blues-influenced music. Zoltar’s Fortune is a “gypsy-jazz” band (with a fire dancer).

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$4

Outdoor Movies on the Green: Earth to Echo

August 29 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Every day until August 30, 2014
Southern Village Green,
Market St , Chapel Hill, NC United States
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Bring your blankets, snacks and more to watch Earth to Echo on our famous Village Green! All ages are welcome as long as they know how to have fun! Check out the trailer for this adorable and adventurous film here.

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Free

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August 30 @ 10:00 am - September 26 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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$10

Improv Slam Matinee at DSI Comedy Theater

August 30 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week until August 30, 2014
DSI Comedy Theater,
200 N Greensboro St Carrboro, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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An interactive comedy show for the WHOLE FAMILY! Two crews of improvisers fight for your laughs in this high energy, interactive show that’ll have kids and parents laughing all night long. NOW ON SATURDAYS AT 3PM Kick off your Saturday afternoon at our 3PM mantinee shows (Kids Under 3 are FREE!) BRING THE WHOLE FAMILY and enjoy a fast-paced clean comedy show appropriate for ALL audiences. Yeah, CLEAN COMEDY for ALL ages. Improv SLAM is also at 7PM on Saturdays! IMPROV SLAM…

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10-20

Bike-In Dinner & A Movie

August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Future I-Books Space,
101 Lloyd St., Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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On Saturday, August 30th bike-in to check out Internationalist Bookstore’s soon-to-be new space in Carrboro at 101 Lloyd St.  All proceeds go to help Internationalist move to the new space and build new bookshelves.  At 7 p.m., we’ll be serving a home-cooked Southern dinner including mashed potatoes with local mushroom gravy, hoppin’ john, and sauteed collared greens (all vegan), and lemon balm iced tea.  There will be popcorn and other concessions available.  The movie will start promptly at 8 p.m. …

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$10

Improv Slam at DSI Comedy Theater

August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week until August 30, 2014
DSI Comedy Theater,
200 N Greensboro St Carrboro, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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A Freestyle Comedy Battle that’s Fun for All Ages! Two crews of improvisers fight for your laughs in this high energy, interactive show that’ll have kids and parents laughing all night long. NOW ON SATURDAYS AT 7PM Kick off your Saturday night at 7PM with a fast-paced clean comedy show appropriate for ALL audiences. Yeah, CLEAN COMEDY for ALL ages. Don’t Forget! Improv SLAM Matinee is 3PM on Saturdays! Bring the WHOLE family. (Kids under 3 are free! See 3PM line-up and…

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$8-$12

The Painted Bird

August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 7, 2014
The Forest Theatre,
123 South Boundary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents: The Painted Bird. This is Paperhand’s much anticipated 15th annual outdoor show featuring giant puppets, masks, stilt walkers, shadow puppets, live music, and more. Performances Aug 8 through Sept 7th and Labor Day at 7pm, Preshow starting at 6:20pm. Matinees on Aug 24th & 31st, Sept 7th at 3pm. Tickets $12, $8 for kids suggested donations at door, no one turned away for lack of funds.

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$20 suggested donation

Bike-In Dinner and a Movie

August 30 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Merch,
101 Lloyd St, Carrboro,
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Benefit for Internationalist Books, screening Quicksilver. Vegetarian Southern dinner at 7 p.m., movie starts at 8 p.m. Popcorn and concessions available.

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$4

Outdoor Movies on the Green: Earth to Echo

August 30 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until August 30, 2014
Southern Village Green,
Market St , Chapel Hill, NC United States
+ Google Map

Bring your blankets, snacks and more to watch Earth to Echo on our famous Village Green! All ages are welcome as long as they know how to have fun! Check out the trailer for this adorable and adventurous film here.

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Free

KINDRED

August 31 @ 10:00 am - September 27 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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From Horses to Horsepower: The History of the Occoneechee Speedway

August 31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until October 31, 2014

From Horses to Horsepower: The History of the Occoneechee Speedway exhibit at Orange County Historical Museum through October 31st. Learn more at www.orangeNChistory.org!

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$8-$12

The Painted Bird

August 31 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Sunday until September 7, 2014
The Forest Theatre,
123 South Boundary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents: The Painted Bird. This is Paperhand’s much anticipated 15th annual outdoor show featuring giant puppets, masks, stilt walkers, shadow puppets, live music, and more. Performances Aug 8 through Sept 7th and Labor Day at 7pm, Preshow starting at 6:20pm. Matinees on Aug 24th & 31st, Sept 7th at 3pm. Tickets $12, $8 for kids suggested donations at door, no one turned away for lack of funds.

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Free

A Southern Summer – Music Series on the Green

August 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Green at Southern Village,
400 Market St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516
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Each week of the summer, Southern Village will host a music series on the Village Green on Sundays. There is no cover charge, and all acts begin at 6:00pm. This week’s musical guest is: B.O.D.:  Grateful Dead tribute band  

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$8-$12

The Painted Bird

August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 7, 2014
The Forest Theatre,
123 South Boundary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents: The Painted Bird. This is Paperhand’s much anticipated 15th annual outdoor show featuring giant puppets, masks, stilt walkers, shadow puppets, live music, and more. Performances Aug 8 through Sept 7th and Labor Day at 7pm, Preshow starting at 6:20pm. Matinees on Aug 24th & 31st, Sept 7th at 3pm. Tickets $12, $8 for kids suggested donations at door, no one turned away for lack of funds.

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September 2014
Free

KINDRED

September 1 @ 10:00 am - September 28 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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$8-$12

The Painted Bird

September 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Forest Theatre,
123 South Boundary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents: The Painted Bird. This is Paperhand’s much anticipated 15th annual outdoor show featuring giant puppets, masks, stilt walkers, shadow puppets, live music, and more. Performances Aug 8 through Sept 7th and Labor Day at 7pm, Preshow starting at 6:20pm. Matinees on Aug 24th & 31st, Sept 7th at 3pm. Tickets $12, $8 for kids suggested donations at door, no one turned away for lack of funds.

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Free

KINDRED

September 2 @ 10:00 am - September 29 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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$15-42

“Rodney King,” written & performed by Roger Guenveur Smith

September 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 5, 2014
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre,
Center for Dramatic Art, Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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A poetic rhythm-charged look at the flawed everyman behind the myth. King endured police brutality, the glare of an unrelenting media and notoriety as the symbolic spark of the LA riots. His plaintive “Can we all get along?” remains an open question in America’s complicated relationship with race. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2-5 and Sept.7; 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7. For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Free

KINDRED

September 3 @ 10:00 am - September 30 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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$15-42

“Rodney King,” written & performed by Roger Guenveur Smith

September 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 5, 2014
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre,
Center for Dramatic Art, Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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A poetic rhythm-charged look at the flawed everyman behind the myth. King endured police brutality, the glare of an unrelenting media and notoriety as the symbolic spark of the LA riots. His plaintive “Can we all get along?” remains an open question in America’s complicated relationship with race. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2-5 and Sept.7; 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7. For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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$25-$95

OMG Music Fest

September 3 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cat’s Cradle,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Jacob Whitesides, Reed Deming, Round 2 Crew, Alyssa Shouse, Grant Landis, Tyler Matl Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm (event ends at 10:00 pm) Cat’s Cradle Carrboro, NC $45 GA, $95 VIP, $25 GA Parents Platinum tickets are available at http://www.omgmusicfest.com/

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Free

KINDRED

September 4 @ 10:00 am - October 1 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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$15-42

“Rodney King,” written & performed by Roger Guenveur Smith

September 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 5, 2014
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre,
Center for Dramatic Art, Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
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A poetic rhythm-charged look at the flawed everyman behind the myth. King endured police brutality, the glare of an unrelenting media and notoriety as the symbolic spark of the LA riots. His plaintive “Can we all get along?” remains an open question in America’s complicated relationship with race. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2-5 and Sept.7; 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7. For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Free

KINDRED

September 5 @ 10:00 am - October 2 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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No Cover

Fridays on the Front Porch

September 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until October 3, 2014

Live music at Fridays on the Front Porch creates the perfect atmosphere for kicking back, relaxing and getting a jump on the weekend. The Carolina Inn offers seasonal picnic offerings ($14 grill menu and $9 kids menu with gluten free options), various beverage selections and fun times under the shady oaks and magnolia trees. There is no cover charge or reservations for the event. Fridays on the Front Porch features the music of some of North Carolina’s best bands for…

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Free

Friday Night Wine Tasting

September 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week until October 31, 2014

Friday Night Wine Tasting Every Friday, 5-7pm Every Friday night WSM samples a different variety of wines at each of our locations. This is a great time to expand your wine repertoire, stock your cellar with wines you know you like, get your wine questions answered by a knowledgeable winery representative or specialty staff member, or find that perfect wine for dinner. Weaver Street Market sponsors over 250 free events a year, providing the community with opportunities to visit with…

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$15-$17

Great Outdoor Provision Company presents National Geographic’s 2014 Radical Reels Tour

September 5 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Varsity on Franklin Street,
123 E Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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You don’t have to journey to Banff, Canada, to see the legendary Banff Mountain Film Festival. Catch the steepest and deepest in high-adrenaline outdoor sport films when the 2014 Radical Reels Tour stops at the Varsity Theater in Chapel Hill. Hurtle down steep untouched powder, feel the cold spray of stomach-dropping kayak first descents, fly high with the world’s wildest BASE jumpers, and much more in extreme mountain sports. Great Outdoor Provision Co. will host this limited engagement screening, made…

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$8-$12

The Painted Bird

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 7, 2014
The Forest Theatre,
123 South Boundary Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
+ Google Map

Paperhand Puppet Intervention presents: The Painted Bird. This is Paperhand’s much anticipated 15th annual outdoor show featuring giant puppets, masks, stilt walkers, shadow puppets, live music, and more. Performances Aug 8 through Sept 7th and Labor Day at 7pm, Preshow starting at 6:20pm. Matinees on Aug 24th & 31st, Sept 7th at 3pm. Tickets $12, $8 for kids suggested donations at door, no one turned away for lack of funds.

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$15-42

“Rodney King,” written & performed by Roger Guenveur Smith

September 5 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until September 5, 2014
Elizabeth Price Kenan Theatre,
Center for Dramatic Art, Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States
+ Google Map

A poetic rhythm-charged look at the flawed everyman behind the myth. King endured police brutality, the glare of an unrelenting media and notoriety as the symbolic spark of the LA riots. His plaintive “Can we all get along?” remains an open question in America’s complicated relationship with race. Performances: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 2-5 and Sept.7; 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7. For information and to purchase tickets, call (919) 962-PLAY (7529) or visit www.playmakersrep.org.

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Tales from the Cosmic Ocean – An evening of Yakshagana featuring Vidya Kolyur

September 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: Memorial Hall,
114 E. Cameron Ave, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 United States

The enchanting 700-year-old Yakshagana dance drama tradition is one of south India’s most distinctive art forms, featuring elaborate costumes and makeup, stylized dancing, live accompaniment and complex face and hand gestures. Vidya Kolyur revolutionized the traditionally male-dominated Yakshagana form, winning widespread praise from luminaries in the field. Here, her dance troupe from Karnataka performs scenes from Mahabharata and Ramayana, the two major Sanscrit epic poems of ancient India.

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$22-$30

Jonathan Edwards

September 5 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The ArtsCenter,
300 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510 United States
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Warm as summer sunshine, real as the truth, intimate as a long overdue visit between old friends … such is a Jonathan Edwards concert.  Four decades into a stellar career of uncompromising musical integrity, the man simply delivers, night after night – songs of passion, songs of insight, songs of humor, all rendered in that pure and powerful tenor which, like fine wine, has only grown sweeter with age.

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free, suggested donation of $5

The New Generation Project: Contemporizing the African American Art Song and Arranged Negro Spiritual

September 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Every day until September 6, 2014
Kenan Music Building,
125 S. Columbia St., Chapel Hill, 27599 United States
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In an effort to preserve America’s arranged Negro spiritual and introduce unknown African American poets through art songs, internationally known sopranos Louise Toppin and Marquita Lister are pioneering The New Generation Project. Through the project, they are commissioning new work from dozens of composers and poets to create a new songbook that confirms the contemporary relevancy of the art song and spiritual traditions. The Process Series showcase will provide listeners with an opportunity to experience the breadth of musical and textural…

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KINDRED

September 6 @ 10:00 am - October 3 @ 6:00 pm
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Every day until September 21, 2014
Hillsborough Gallery of Arts,
121 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Alice Levinson and Pringle Teetor, kindred sisters in complexity and technique, introduce complex and colorful new work. Fiber art by Alice Levinson and blown glass by Pringle Teetor.  August 25th through September 21st. Opening reception during Hillsborough’s Last Friday Art Walk, August 29th 6-9pm. Founded in 2006, the Hillsborough Gallery of Arts is owned & operated by 22 artists and features painting, sculpture, photography, glass art, metalsmith jewelry, turned wood, pottery, mosaics and fiber art. Hours: Mon – Th 10-6,…

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Dovecote Trunk Show with Elemente Clemente

September 6 @ 10:00 am - September 7 @ 5:00 pm
Dovecote at Fearrington Village,
2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro, NC 27312 United States
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Come to Dovecote at Fearrington Village and check out the latest from Elemente Clemente. Elemente Clemente marches to the beat of an alternative philosophy where their “new” is a synthesis of a modern look, quality materials and casual elegance – all that “Dovecote style” embodies! Style, comfort and quality, attention to detail, subtle shades, and distinctive taste are fundamental at Elemente Clemente. Their clothes are designed to accentuate self-expression which they achieve through silhouettes in earthy shades of brown, gray…

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$20

Bluegrass at Moorefields

September 6 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Historic Moorefields Estate,
2201 Moorefields Road, Hillsborough, NC 27278 United States
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Bluegrass Music Festival  at Moorefields Saturday September 6, 2014 Date/Time – 09/06/2014 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm 2201 Moorefields Road – Hillsborough Featuring: Constant Change Bethesda Bluegrass Band Cagle Family and Friends Nash Street Ramblers Tickets- $20 at the door / kids under 12 are free Four Bands – Food Trucks – Beer & Wine!! To volunteer, email:    moorefields@moorefields.org For more information: http://moorefields.org/events/big-bluegrass-at-moorefields/

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