For an extended list of events, please visit our website at bit.ly/2uxnotN. If you would like to submit an event to our calendar, please email Cindy Henry, Calendar News Clerk, at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is two weeks before you would like event to appear in the calendar..
Orange County Artist Guild Open Studio Tour
Featuring over 80 local artists, covering nearly every artistic discipline and style. See website for map. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 4, 12-5 p.m. ocagnc.org.
‘We Share the Sun: Human Connection to Celestial Bodies’
Featuring 15 Black visual artists; music; vendors; wine; affordable art. Creative space where we connect deeper to ourselves through the cosmos. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 7:30-10 p.m. $10-$23. Golden Belt, 807 E. Main St., Durham. Tickets: bit.ly/2PzyL1c.
Kramer/Weinstein Open Studio
Part of the Orange County Artist Guild Tour. Details: Saturday-Sunday, Nov. 3-4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Weinstein Studio, 501 Landerwood Lane, Chapel Hill. bit.ly/2PUPeKl.
Durham Interactive Pixel Wall Mural Opening
Community members will be able to meet the artist collective behind the mural, and create their own pixel murals. Details: Sunday, Nov. 4, 2 p.m. Durham Central Park, East Side, 501 Foster St., Durham. bit.ly/2Pjnt0U.
‘Serving Life,” Opening Reception
Exhibition includes a community reading of “Right Here, Right Now,” monologues co-created with men on America’s death row. Details: Sunday, Nov. 4, 3:30 p.m. Tour; 4:30 p.m. Community Reading; 5:15 p.m. Light refreshment. Rubenstein Arts Center, Duke University, 2020 Campus Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2JnZU1p.
Truth + Tamales
Featuring Voice Play, Transit. A weekend-long a cappella extravaganza by The Contemporary A Cappella Society. Details: Friday-Saturday, Nov. 2-3, 7:30 p.m. $28.88-$50.38. Carolina Theatre, 309 West Morgan St., Durham. bit.ly/2AtkqLg, 919-560-3030.
Steve Coleman, Natal Eclipse
Durham Symphony Orchestra Kickoff Concert
Details: Friday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m. Free. Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville St., Durham. bit.ly/2Pvo2oo.
NCCU Alumni Concert
Featuring Stephanie Mills and Mike Phillips. Details: Friday, Nov. 2, 8 p.m. $155. Sheraton Imperial Hotel RDU, 4700 Emperor Blvd., Durham. bit.ly/2N07bF3.
Duke Street Dogs
Ghostland Observatory, Gibbz
Jess Klein, Katherine Whalen’s Swedish Wood Patrol, Humble Tripe
Natural Born Leaders, Wierd God
8th Annual Durham Oktoberfest
Keith Ganz Quartet
Bob Dylan and His Band
Don Smith & Eric Thomas
Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Sacred Grounds Coffeehouse, 2700 N. Roxboro St., Durham. bit.ly/2rOGQAW.
Mel Melton & The Wicked Mojos
Emmure, Stick To Your Guns, Wage War, Sanction
The Shoaldiggers, Eno Mountain Boys, Ragweed Brass
Patrick Carr, Thorp Jensen
“So Long Astoria 15 Year Anniversary” tour w/ special guests. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 8 p.m. $18 Advance/$20 Day of Show. Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. motorcomusic.com, 919-901-0875.
The Nude Party, Glove, Stevie
Peter Lamb and the Wolves
Sundays in Hillsborough Concert Series - ‘She Bop’
Details: Sunday, Nov. 4, 2-5 p.m. Old County Courthouse Lawn, 106 East Margaret Lane, Hillsborough. bit.ly/2wnecJM.
Details: Sunday, Nov. 4, 3-5 p.m. Starpoint Brewing, 2501 University Drive, Durham. bit.ly/2JhbfAj.
TBS 1st Sunday Blues Jam: Host Good Rocking Sam
Polyphia, Hail The Sun, Covet
Portland Cello Project
Toto: 40 Trips Around the Sun
Palaye Royale, Bones, Dead Posey, AnastasiaMax
King Buffalo, Irata
Sharp 9 Gallery Jazz Club
Tuesday Blues Jam with Clark Stern
The Psychedelic Furs, Liz Brasher
Castle Black, Bear Bones, River Otters, Car Crash Star
#IVOTED Concert - Superchunk, Cold Cream, No Love,
Maple Stave, Lung
Aida Cuevas, Mariachi Juvenil Tecalitlán
Big Band Night with the Triangle Jazz Orchestra
Haken, Leprous, Bent Knee
Blue Footed Boobies, People of Earth
Red, The Veer Union, Skyharbor, Veio
Mallarmé Chamber Players, ‘We the People’
Details: Thursday, Nov. 8, 7:30 p.m. $5-$25. Durham Arts Council, 120 Morris St., Durham. Tickets: bit.ly/2yBoqrG.
Dave Alvin, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Milton
Bad Bad Hats, Party Nails
Friendship Commanders, Hello Luna
Mae, Rookie of the Year, Loyals
Ian Sweet, Young Jesus
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.
NCCU Ultimate Face-off Step Show
Performances by the National Pan-Hellenic Council and the Council of Independent Organizations with comedian RIP Michael. Details: Friday, Nov. 2, 7 p.m. McDougald-McLendon Arena, NCCU, 700 E. Lawson St., Durham. bit.ly/2N07bF3.
Sponsored by FootLoose/Contrazz. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 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. 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, Nov. 8, 7:30-9:30 p.m. $7. Binkley Baptist Church, 1712 Willow Drive, Chapel Hill. sunassembly.org, 919-683-9672.
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.
Eyes Up Here Comedy Showcase
Open Mic Stand-Up Comedy Night at Durty Bull
Presented by UNC Student Theater Company Carolina. Details: Friday, Nov. 2, 7:30-9:30 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 3, 3-5 p.m., 7:30-9:30 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 4, 3-5 p.m. $5-$10. The ArtsCenter, Wynn Theater, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2NWN4I0, 919-929-2787.
‘Twelve Angry Jurors’
Presented by the Carrboro High School Theatre. Details: Friday-Saturday, Nov. 2-3, 7:30 p.m. $5-$10. Carrboro High School Auditorium, 201 Rock Haven Road, Carrboro. Tickets: bit.ly/2OMoRK2.
Presented by the Bartlett Theater Company. Details: Friday-Saturday, Nov. 2-3, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Nov. 4, 2 p.m.; Wednesday-Thursday, Nov. 7-8, 7:30 p.m. $15-$25. Northgate Stadium 10 Theaters, 1058 West Club Blvd., Durham. bartletttheater.org, 919-808-2203.
No Shame Theatre
An open performance venue for original and compelling works of theatre. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 8-10 p.m. $5. The ArtsCenter, West End Theater, 300-G E. Main St., Carrboro. bit.ly/2JgfI6p, 919-929-2787.
Bassem Youssef: ‘The Joke is Mightier than the Sword’
‘Dancing at Lughnasa’
Death Faire - A Celebration of Life
An attempt at changing our culture around death, dying, and ultimately living well. Workshops; vendors; DED talks; kid’s activities; interactive altar; meditation; live music; food trucks; cash bar. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 12-8 p.m. $5-$15. The Plant, 220 Lorax Lane, Pittsboro. bit.ly/2DKCrIx.
The Grandiloquent Adult Spelling Bee
Witness word warriors summon their extraordinary knowledge of Greek and Latin root words and complex spelling rules. Details: Saturday, Nov. 3, 12:30 p.m. $7 Advance/$10 Day of Bee. Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave., Durham. bit.ly/2PqUND9, 919-901-0875.
Crafted sausages from local restaurants and butcher shops; kid-friendly. Event benefits LIFE Skills Foundation. Details: Sunday, Nov. 4, 12-3 p.m. $10-$25. The Rickhouse, 609 Foster St., Durham. Tickets: bit.ly/2yykg3W. 919-548-6954.
Jump for the Children Horse Show
Proceeds benefit Duke Children’s Hospital. Details: Wednesday, Nov. 7-Sunday, Nov. 11. See website for schedule. Gov. James B. Hunt Horse Complex, 4601 Trinity Road, Raleigh. jumpforthechildren.org.