BULL CITY RUMBLE | SEPT. 1-2, 2018
Bull City Rumble (below) is a vintage motorcycle and scooter rally hosted by Ton Up NC on Labor Day Weekend. Downtown Durham fills with the sights and sounds of vintage scooters, motorcycles, and enthusiasts from around the world. The weekend includes a juried bike display, burlesque dancers, live music, and food and drink. If you love the bass-like rumble of a chopper taking off, this event is perfect for you!
BULL DURHAM BLUES FESTIVAL | SEPT. 2018
Every year, Durham celebrates its place in blues history with the Bull Durham Blues Festival (above). The two-day event features both national and local acts, including leading artists in blues, bluegrass, and folk. Past performances include Big Daddy Wilson, Claudette King, Jimmy Haggard, John Dee Holeman, and Buddy Guy. The festival is often celebrated at the Hayti Heritage Center and Historic St. Josephâ€™s Performance Hall.