Friday, July 3, 2009

The Weekend Has Landed - July 3rd

*Friday*

Durham Bulls vs. Charlotte Knights - It's a fireworks night at the DBAP, first pitch at 7:05pm.

Live Music @ Broad Street Cafe - Spencer Sholes at 8pm, Jordan Sphinx at 10pm.

Live Music @ Pinhook - Gray Young at 10pm, Birds and Arrows at 11pm, Tin Star at midnight.

*Saturday*

Children's Independence Day Parade @ Durham Central Park - Patriotic music, helium balloons, fire engine from Station No. 1, and police escort. The Scrap Exchange will have decorations for bicycles, wagons and scooters. Decorating bikes begins at 10am and the parade starts at 10:45am. Free water and frozen juice pops will be served at 11am.

Festival for the Eno, Day 2 - The Festival for the Eno is an annual celebration of crafts, music, and the environment. The second day musical line-up includes:
Holy Ghost Tent Revival
Baron von Rumblebus & Redd Zeppelin
Down River
Shawn Deena
Phil Lee
African American Dance Ensemble
Peter Holsapple & Chris Stamey
Albannach
American Aquarium
Jon Shain Trio
Jeff Warner
Pierce Pettis
Lost In the Trees
Peter Siegel Trio
Jamie Anderson & the Broad Street Band
George Higgs
Lightnin' Wells
FiddleFoxx
Too Much Fun
NC State Pipe & Drums
Common Woman Chorus
TROSA Musical Ensemble
Durham Independence Day Celebration - Here's the schedule for Durham's official celebration:
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Music on the Lawn Concert at American Tobacco, Featuring John Brown & The Groove Shop Band
6:05 p.m. USA Baseball game (tickets required, visit www.durhambulls.com to purchase tickets). Gates open at 5:05 p.m.
7:30 p.m.* Gates to DBAP open for free admission (end of 7th inning)
9 p.m.* Remarks from elected officials, Light Up Durham "It’s Cool To Care" Awards Presentation, National Anthem and FIREWORKS!
* All times are tentative and are dependent on the actual end time of The USA Baseball game.
The Young Professional Experience 4th of July Party @ Mount Fuji - From 10pm - 2am, TYPE will be hosting a party at Brightleaf's sushi spot.

*Sunday*

Festival for the Eno, Day 3 - Musical acts for the third day of the festival include:
Colors of Flying
Paso Salsa Studios
Boo Hanks
Albannach
Nerissa & Katryna Nields
Craver, Watson, Hicks & Newberry
Robin & Linda Williams & Their Fine Band
Hearts and Daggers
Si Kahn
Drew Questell
Peter Siegel Trio
Midtown Dickens
FiddleFoxx
The Cane Creek Cloggers
Bethesda Bluegrass Boys
Craicdown
The Sandbox Band
Colors of Flying
Louise Omoto Kessel & Jef
Mighty Gospel Inspirations
Sons of New Bethel
Moorish Gypsy
Happy Hips
 
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