Events

Events

Jan
16
Mon
MLK Birthday Celebration @ Northgate Mall
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Join Northgate Mall and NC MomsRising at the 7th annual MLK Birthday Celebration.
Families are invited to Durham for a giant kid-focused birthday party to honor and celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King on MLK Day.
Event activities include free English/Spanish story times, arts and crafts, kids’ Zumba, drumming performance, interactive activities, service projects such as a food and clothes drive benefiting Urban Ministries, and birthday cake as we celebrate Dr. King’s life and legacy in a way that kids can understand. This event is free and appropriate for ages 0-100.

Feb
3
Fri
11th Annual Triangle Resource Fair @ UNC Frank Porter Graham Student Union
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Triangle Resource Fair is an opportunity for students and community members to connect with LGBTQ-affirming organizations throughout the triangle. The fair is also a great way to find volunteer opportunities. There will be lots of activities and opportunities to win door prizes!

For more specific information about directions and location visit the FPG Student Union website: at carolinaunion.unc.edu/about-union/visiting-union.

During LGBTQI Ally Appreciation Week, January 30th-February 3rd, wear your Ally pin for discounts at select Chapel Hill-Carrboro businesses!

See https://www.facebook.com/events/1489133281115031/ for updates.

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.

May
20
Sat
Movies Under the Stars @ Wallace Plaza
May 20 all-day

This year’s sports themed movie series will kick off on May 20 at Boshamer Stadium with a baseball themed movie chosen by a popularity contest. Be sure to vote.
Thursdays from 6/15 – 8/17 the movies will take place at the Wallace Plaza. Check the Town of Chapel Hill website for times. Free Admission and Free Popcorn!
5/20: TBD ( At UNC’s Boshamer Stadium ) After the last baseball game of the season.
6/15: The Mighty Ducks
6/29: The Karate Kid
7/13: Kicking & Screaming
7/27: Cars
8/10: Space Jam
8/17: Remember the Titans

Oct
1
Sun
Festifall @ Downtown Chapel Hill
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Chapel Hill’s 45th annual Festifall Arts Festival will provide a unique opportunity for the community, art enthusiasts and artists to interact. A vibrant market of handmade artworks along with live performances presents a day of discovery for the festival’s attendees as they engage with the local art community. Historic West Franklin Street in Downtown Chapel Hill provides a beautiful backdrop to our celebration of arts and culture. Check our website for more information. http://www.chapelhillfestifall.com/