Seasonal Best Bets

Finally SUMMER and so much to do in Chapel Hill & Orange County!

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The Second Friday ArtWalk is a great way to experience the local art scene in Carrboro and Chapel Hill. FREE

Outdoor Concerts and Events

Live and Local is a music and arts series that takes place at 140 West Plaza on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill. Every Friday 6pm starting April 7.

Southern Village in Chapel Hill hosts a Sunday Concert series beginning April 9th. FREE, and outdoor Movies on the Market on Saturdays beginning May 27 (some movies have a $5 admission.)

Southern Village Ukulele concert on the green

Visit Hillsborough, just 15 minutes from Chapel Hill, for Last Fridays Free Concert series -begins April 28 and ArtWalk which happens year round. FREE

After Hours Early Summer begins May 18 and Jazz Brunch May 21 at Weaver Street Market in Carrboro.  Weaver Street Market in Hillsborough also hosts a Jazz Branch beginning May 21. FREE

Dancing Bruce

Shop downtown specialty and boutique stores on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, Main Street in Carrboro, and Churton Street in Hillsborough. Check out this digital guide of our unique shops to plan your shopping excursion.

Stop by any of our Farmers Markets open Saturdays and during the spring and summer Tuesdays (Chapel Hill)  and Wednesdays (Carrboro) for a taste of local flavor!

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Check out our events calendar for more happenings.