The Durham Hotel, 315 East Chapel Hill Street in Durham, hosts a wide variety of events and many are free. Many are held on the rooftop.
Here are some of the upcoming free events. See more events, plus updates, on The Durham Hotel’s Facebook page. Food and drink will be available for purchase at many of the free events.
Lobby Call: The Great Durham Odyssey
Sunday, June 2nd, 2019
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Assemble your all-star team and join us for The Great Durham Odyssey on Sunday, June 2nd, a celebration of the sesquicentennial hosted in partnership with Durham 150. Our multi-faceted series of challenges, set across the downtown landscape, will test your knowledge, creativity and comradery while promising to teach you a thing or two about the City of Durham’s 150-year history.
11am | Kickoff at the Coffee Shop
4pm | Reunite on the Roof
Teams sign-ups are now open: thedurham.com/durhamodyssey
We recommend bringing together a diverse group of individuals to improve your chances of fulfilling our wide range of challenges.
1 sign-up application per team.
Teams must comprise 4-6 members**
All ages encouraged to participate.
(Team members under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.)
This summer, kids and their grownups are invited to join the children’s librarians from Durham County’s North Regional Library for Storytime on the Roof. Bring a favorite pillow or blanket for sitting & don’t forget to stop by the coffee shop for coffee, juice, pastries, cookies, and lunch before or after storytime.
These Wednesdays starting at 10:30am
Apr 3 | May 1 | June 5 | Jul 3 | Aug 7 | Sep 4 | Oct 2 | Oct 30*
* Special Halloween end of the season party
Pre-registration is required here: