The Durham Hotel, 315 East Chapel Hill Street in Durham, hosts events on its rooftop that are free for all, even if you’re not staying at hotel.
You can see the upcoming events on their Facebook page.
Here’s some of what’s coming up.
Al Strong presents Jazz on the Roof
June 30th, July 28th, August 25th, September 22nd, 2022
7 to 9:30 p.m.
Al Strong is a two-time Grammy-nominated artist who will bring regional jazz artists to improvise on the Roof on a monthly basis this summer.
Locals are invited to bring their instruments and join in!
Space on the roof will be first-come, first-served. It opens at 5 p.m. for cocktails and snacks.
Views from the Rooftop of The Durham Hotel — Stargazing Series with Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
May 10th, June 13th, July 11th, August 8th, September 12th, 2022
8 to 11 p.m.
This stargazing series is hosted by Morehead Planetarium and Science Center. Come up to the open-air Roof for telescopic stargazing with Morehead educators, and music from DJ Mic Check.
DJ Mic Check will spin out-of-this-world tunes 8-10pm. Stargazing will take place 9-11pm. The Roof opens at 5pm so you can kick off the night with snacks, craft cocktails, and sunset views. All ages.
Storytime on the Roof with the Durham Public Library
Wednesdays: June 8th, July 13th, August 10th, September 14th, and October 26th, 2022
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
All ages are welcome. Stop by the Coffee Bar in the lobby to grab juice, house-made pastries and Counter Culture Coffee beforehand.
Upcoming Events in the TriangleCheck out our full events calendar, where you can enter any date, or look at the events for the next few days here:
Monday, July 4, 2022
Tuesday, July 5, 2022
Wednesday, July 6, 2022