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Durham Summer on a Dime (2019 Edition)

Posted by Ashley Strahm on Apr 25, 2019 1:16:20 PM

What could be better than spending a summer in Durham? How about a summer that doesn’t break the bank? Durham offers many family-friendly activities on the cheap, ranging from sporting events to live music, and of course, a taste of Durham’s booming food scene. Here’s a selection of free and inexpensive activities to try this summer.

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Topics: Kids & Families, Itineraries

Live Your Best Life in Durham This Holiday Season

Posted by Discover Durham Staff on Nov 30, 2018 11:43:55 AM

The holiday season evokes joy and anticipation, but it’s also fair to say that stress and anxiety can go right along with it. When family and friends roll into town, how can you ensure that everyone is happy without losing your sanity? Here’s your guide to not only survive, but thrive this holiday season in Durham.

Estimated read time: 4 minutes

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Topics: Kids & Families, Itineraries

6 Family-Friendly Ways To Enjoy The Durham Holiday Season

Posted by Discover Durham Staff on Nov 19, 2018 4:01:47 PM

Durham is the perfect place to make special memories with the whole family during "the most wonderful time of the year." Kids from one to 92 can savor the 2018 holiday season and experience days packed with fun festivals, activities, and of course – plenty of lights.

Estimated read time: 3 minutes

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Topics: Kids & Families, holiday season, holidays, family, families, family events, kid-friendly

Is Your Holiday Table Naked? These Durham-made Goods Can Help Cover it Up

Posted by Discover Durham Staff on Nov 13, 2018 4:46:26 PM

Look no further than Durham’s locally owned boutiques, eateries, and specialty shops to prepare for this holiday season. Find handcrafted tableware, fresh meat and produce from nearby farms, and Bull City-made beverages and sweets, perfect for your next holiday party. 

No one does the holidays like the Bull City.

Estimated read time: 3 minutes

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Topics: Food & Drink, Kids & Families, Shopping

Halloween 2018: Your Guide To The Spooky Spots And Creepy Adventures Of Durham

Posted by DCVB Staff on Oct 22, 2018 4:25:29 PM

Halloween is right around the corner, and Durham does the holiday as only the Bull City can. It's time for you to hunt zombies, watch throwback horror films, and shop for Halloween-worthy novelties! Celebrate the spooky and mystical with these Durham activities and autumn events, as well as the lesser known corners of the city that are sure to make your hair stand on end.

Estimated read time: 4 minutes

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Topics: Kids & Families, Events, Halloween 2018

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