Weekend Happenings 8/7-8/9


Craicdown, acoustic roots music, Brightleaf Summer Concert Series, Brightleaf Square, Gregson & Main, 7PM, FREE, no outside food or drinks

Want to hear the saxophonist who is touring with Chaka Khan? Here’s your chance. Kamasi Washington, Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee, 8PM, $25 with $3 membership

The Rooftop at The Durham, 316 E. Chapel Hill St, the space is unbelievably gorgeous, the drinks surprisingly inexpensive and the seafood delicious.  Get there now!


South Durham Farmers Market, 5410 N.C. 55, 8AM-noon, I love the Downtown Market but skipped over to this one a few Saturdays ago.  It’s smaller but had some wonderful and different vendors.

Bands, Brews & Brats for Make-A-Wish, Devine’s Restaurant and Sports Bar, 904 W Main, 4PM until, $3-$5

Cool John Ferguson, blues, Rock the Park Concert, Forest Hills Park, 1639 University Dr, 6PM-8PM, FREE, food vendors on site

Bill Maher, DPAC, 123 Vivian St, 8PM, $46+

Jay Ro gonna Go Go w/ Shirlette & Tommy, Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee, 9PM, FREE with $3 membership


Recovery Yoga at Fullsteam, 726 Rigsbee, 10:45AM, donation based

Sip some beer on the patio at Beer Durham, any ole time after noon

Head back to Fullsteam for live music with Kelly Howerton, he’s a one-man band, 5PM-7PM






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