Friday, May 28, 2010

The Weekend Has Landed - May 28th

Hooooooray for a holiday weekend!

I for one plan on relaxing so much that I get exhausted from relaxing. Here are some event selections for the extended weekend:

*Friday*

Pin Projekt @ The Pinhook - This is the unique art auction that acts as a fundraiser for the grand Troika Music Festival. Bid on some creatively transformed bowling pins, and support Durham's greatest local music festival. Following the auction, Jason Kutchma will be hosting a karaoke block party. Friday/6:30pm.

The Ginger Thompson Band @ Brightleaf - Part of the Brightleaf Square outdoor summer concert series. 7pm/FREE.

*Saturday*

The Doughman Hearts Durham Banquet @ Durham Athletic Park - The Doughman is a charity quadrathlon whose primary function is to raise funds and awareness, through event participation and the attendant advertising, for Durham-based charities. It is a relay format with each team member performing an individual eating and athletic leg culminating in a final team eating and sprint leg to the finish line. The race comprises 1 bike leg, 1 aquatic activity leg (requires some running), and 2 run legs. The banquet is a post-race evening of dinner, dancing, and entertainment, including performances by The Beast and Joe Bell and the Stinging Blades. 6:30pm/$20.

*Fri-Sun*

Durham Bulls
vs. Rochester Red Wings - Your Durham Bulls are having a three game home stand against the Red Wings. Games are Friday at 7:05pm, Saturday at 7:05pm, and Sunday at 5:05pm.
 
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