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‘Farm Fresh Folk Art,’ by Ruby C. Williams, at Alexander Dickson House
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‘Women of Orange County,’ Opening Reception, at Orange County Historical Museum
Refreshments and light snack provided. On exhibit through Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. Details: Friday, Aug. 31, 6 p.m. Orange County Historical Museum, 201 N. Churton St., Hillsborough. orangenchistory.org, 919-732-2201.
Hillsborough Last Fridays Art Walk
Showcasing the talents of local artists. Park once and enjoy five art galleries, artist studios, fine jewelers, boutiques and award-winning restaurants. Details: Friday, Aug. 31, 6-9 p.m. Maps and info: bit.ly/2pD7vlz, 919-643-2500.
‘Come Out and Play’ Sculpture Show at JimGin Farm
Sculptures of many media and form, created by over 80 artists, will dot the landscape of this 17-acre horse farm. Details: Saturday, Sept. 1, 3 p.m.-dark. Free admission. JimGin Farm, 150 Wild Horse Run, Pittsboro. comeoutandplay.info.
Fridays on the Front Porch w/ Big Fat Gap
Hillsborough Last Fridays Concert Series - ‘Second Set’
Part of Hillsborough’s Last Fridays Art Walk. No alcohol permitted at concert. Details: Friday, Aug. 31, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Free. Old Orange County Courthouse Lawn, 106 E. King St., Hillsborough. bit.ly/2pD7vlz.
Brightleaf Summer Concert Series - ‘8 Track Minds’
Friday After Hours at Weaver Street Market w/ Nashvilifiers
Details: Friday, Aug. 31, 5-7 p.m. Weaver Street Market, 716 Market St., Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2wcYW2E.
The Bluegrass Experience
Details: Friday, Aug. 31, 7-9 p.m. No cover charge. The Bynum General Store, 950 Bynum Road, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2BFrzus.
Duke Street Dogs
The Whiskey Honeys
Russ Varnell & His Too Country Band
Interstellar Overdrive - A Saucerful of Pink Floyd
The Mattson 2, Astronauts, Etc.
Lud! and Pals, Lacy Jags
The River Otters
Details: Saturday, Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
Armand & Bluesology
Inter Arma, Tooth, Bvnnies
Duke Symphony Orchestra: Pops Concert
Bring a picnic. Rain date and location: Wednesday, Sept. 5, 8 p.m. in Baldwin Auditorium, Duke University. Details: Sunday, Sept. 2, 6 p.m. Duke University, East Campus Main Quad, Durham. bit.ly/2wb4pHs, 919-660-3300.
Sunday Music on the Village Green - ‘Better Off Dead’
Sundays in Hillsborough Concert Series - ‘Adam Lee Decker’
Details: Sunday, Sept. 2, 2-5 p.m. Old County Courthouse Lawn, 106 East Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. bit.ly/2wnecJM.
TBS 1st Sunday Blues Jam: The Reverend Sam Experience
Bumpin Uglies, Sons of Paradise
The Dead Boys, The Ghost Wolves
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
Claire Morales, Peachelope
Tegucigalpan, Server, Lassyu
Performing “I Will Survive,” by Gloria Gaynor and “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” by Whitney Houston. Details: Thursday, Sept. 6, 7:30-9 p.m. $8-$13. The ArtsCenter, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2P48Kmv, 919-929-2787.
Nash Street Ramblers
Melodime, Young Mister
Fun Isn’t Fair, Post Hunk, Black Bouquet
Friday Jazz Series at Cuban Revolution
Saturday Cool Jazz at Cuban Revolution
Sunday Music on the Patio at Cuban Revolution
The Leroy Savage Group
Details: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Free. The Original Q Shack, 2510 University Drive, Durham. 919-402-4227.
Details: Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m. Free. Northgate Mall, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. 919-286-4400.
Sponsored by the Triangle Country Dancers. Music by Copious Notes; calling by Charlotte Crittenden. Details: Friday, Aug. 31, Lesson 7:30 p.m.; Dance 8 p.m. $10/nonmembers; $8/members. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. www.tcdancers.org.
First Saturday Contra Dance
Sponsored by FootLoose/Contrazz. Details: Saturday, Sept. 1, Lesson 7:30 p.m.; Dance 8 p.m. $10. No partner/experience is needed. Please wear soft-soled shoes. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. www.tcdancers.org.
English Country Dance
Sponsored by Sun Assembly English Country Dancers. All dances are taught in a gender-neutral manner. No partner required. Details: Thursday, Sept. 6, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $7. Reality Center, 916 Lamond Ave., Durham. sunassembly.org, 919-683-9672.
OutLoud Flash Mob Dance Classes
Learn simple dance routines; delight random audiences with surprise performances. All skill levels and abilities welcome. Presented by Orange County Department on Aging and Carolina Dance Club. Details: Thursdays, Sept. 6-27, 1-2 p.m. $7-$20. Seymour Center, 2551 Homestead Road, Chapel Hill. Register: 919-968-2070.
Sunday Salsa Social
Social Dance Classes for LGBTQ & Allies
Swing, Ballroom, Latin, Country & Freestyle Dances. Couples and singles welcome. Details: Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Drop-In-Pay-What-You-Can. Spanky’s Restaurant & Bar, Upstairs, 101 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. Info: 760-580-0116.
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
Film showing of ‘Dworzec Gdański’
“Dworzec Gdański”, named after the train station from which many Polish Jews departed the country amidst the anti-Semitic campaigns of 1968. Introduced by Joanna Niżyńska. Details: Friday, Aug. 31, 3:45-5 p.m. Free. Institute for the Arts and Humanities, University Room, Hyde Hall, UNC, 176 E. Franklin St., Chapel Hill. unc.live/2BU4cO7.
Outdoor Movie on the Village Green - ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ (PG-13)
Outdoor Movie on the Village Green - ‘The Incredibles 2’ (PG)
Wild and Scenic Film Festival
Hosted by the Haw River Assembly. A night of environmental and adventure films that depict the beauty of the natural world, the challenges facing our planet, and the work communities are doing to protect the environment. Some films may not be suitable for children. Details: Thursday, Sept. 6, 6:30-9:30 p.m. $20-$30. Carrboro Century Center, 100 N. Greensboro St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2MxBJCI.
Paperhand Puppet - ‘In the Heart of the Fire Performance’
Opening act at 6:30 p.m. Bring a picnic. Details: Friday-Saturday, Aug. 31-Sept. 1, 7 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 2, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Monday, Sept. 3, 7 p.m. $8-$15. The Forest Theatre, 123 S. Boundary St., Chapel Hill. paperhand.org.
Rendezvous in Bratislava
War on the Catwalk
Drag show with live performances from contestants from Season 10 RuPaul’s Drag Race. Details: Wednesday, Sept. 5, 8 p.m. $23-$163. Carolina Theatre, 309 West Morgan St., Durham. bit.ly/2MKXcqW, 919-560-3030.