Events

Events

Jan
23
Mon
School’s Out Camp @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The kids are out for a teacher workday, and you’re still expected at the office. We’ve got you covered! You won’t want your child(ren) to miss this fun-filled, unique, and interactive camp experience! During our School’s Out Camp, your child will engage with other school-aged children, while playing and exploring in our exhibit, tinkering in our Makery, performing in our Forest Theater, and creating both STEM “make and takes” and cooking projects.

Advanced registration is required and space is limited. Please visit: http://bit.ly/2dPgtW8

Camp Child: $45
Camp Sibling: $35

Mar
18
Sat
6th Annual Children’s Festival at Northgate @ Northgate Mall
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join Durham Arts Council to enjoy face painting, special character guests, and live entertainment while learning about local kid-focused programs and activities.

Apr
16
Sun
Annual Easter Brunch Buffet @ City Kitchen
Apr 16 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

City Kitchen American Brasserie invites YOU to our annual Easter Brunch Buffet! Come celebrate with friends & family Sunday, April 16th & brunch with the best from 10:30am – 3:00pm. Our buffet will include breakfast items, pastries, fresh seasonal fruits, salads, dips, chips, breads, pastas, roasted leg of lamb, seafood, veggies and a decadent dessert bar (see full menu below)! Tickets for the buffet are $35 for adults, $15 for under 12 years, & FREE for kiddies under 3 (tax & gratuity not included). Make your reservation by phone at (919)928-8200 or visit our reservation page!

HOT SOUPS
Potato leek soup

BRUNCH ITEMS
Mix berry pancakes
Scrambles eggs
Crispy bacon `
Sausage
House granola
Greek yogurt
Fresh fruit platter

SALADS & COLD PLATTERS
Turmeric orzo primavera
Chilled grilled marinated asparagus
Sweet pea and carrot salad
Wild rice salad
Cheese platters
deviled eggs (classic)
Marinated seafood platter calamari, clams, mussels
Chilled mussels
Grilled assorted Vegetables
Kale salad
Caesar salad
Greek salad
House salad with lemon vinaigrette
Marinated roasted eggplant
Dolmades
Mini spanikopita
ratatouille
Hummus
Eggplant spread
Tzatziki
Shrimp cocktail
Flatbreads (pepperoni, vegetable,margherita)
Fennel apple salad
Marinated mushrooms
Bowtie, spinach, pasta salad
Tomato basil balsamic glaze salad
Cucumber dill salad
Tabouli salad

HOT BUFFET SIDES
Garlic mash potatoes
Sautéed green beans & melted shallots
Vegetable medley ( cauliflower, broccoli, carrots)

HOT BUFFET ENTREES
Grilled herbed leg of lamb with mint au jus
Lemon herbed roasted chicken with garlic chicken au jus
Skillet seared salmon with dill cream sauce
Pineapple glazed spiral ham

Apr
19
Wed
Wine Down Wednesday @ La Vita Dolce
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

From April through September, La Vita Dolce is hosting Wine Down Wednesday every Wednesday, weather-permitting.

– Taste a new wine or wine cocktail each week
– 30% off wine glasses
– 50% off wine bottles
– Live Music on the Patio
– Free Treats for Kids

Sip a new wine, bubbly or wine cocktail (think Sangrias!) each week with free palate-pleasing samples during our open social! We’ll also have live music on our patio, discounts on all wine, and free gelato for kids. Small plates — including our new cheese plate — gelato, and sorbetto will be available for order. Come mingle, sip and enjoy the weather with us beginning April 19, 2017!

Apr
29
Sat
Family House Fun for All Weekend: Family Service Day @ SECU Family House at UNC Hospitals
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us for a family-friendly day of service at Family House. Volunteers of all ages and skill levels are welcome; most projects are indoors. Come for 30 minutes or stay all morning. Please register so we know to expect you!

May
5
Fri
Go Chapel Hill Bike Night @ Downtown Chapel Hill
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bike night takes place on May 5, 2017 from 6-9pm at 140 West Franklin Street Plaza. There will be a bicycle parade along with many biking activities, including a blender bike. All ages welcome.

Dec
9
Sat
Chapel Hill – Carrboro Holiday Parade @ Downtown Chapel Hill
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Chapel Hill – Carrboro Holiday Parade will take place from 10am – 12noon on Saturday, Dec 9, 2017
A favorite Chapel Hill tradition, the annual parade showcases the rich diversity of our community. From marching bands to business leaders, youth groups, and creatively decorated floats, this event puts everyone in a festive mood. At 10am, the parade begins in front of Morehead Planetarium and progresses through Chapel Hill on Franklin Street, ending around noon at the Carrboro Town Hall. Music, live interviews, and commentators will be broadcast both on television and by live public address on the street. Don’t miss the elves, reindeer, candy canes and of course, Santa Claus riding his sleigh!