What To Do & See Downtown This Week!

What To Do & See Downtown This Week!

 
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PARK ON THE HILL
Parking is always FREE on Sundays in downtown! www.parkonthehill.com 
 
Downtown Pop Up Farmers' Market TODAY!
TODAY-Thursday, September 10 from 12 pm to 2pm, join us for the LAST Downtown Pop Up Farmers' Market! Get FREE parking vouchers when you park in the 140 West Parking Deck. In addition to fresh produce, you'll also find cut flowers, baked goods, breads, cheeses, chocolate, tea and coffee, all produced within 60 miles of Chapel Hill. 
 
Tea Cup Gin Performance
Friday, September 11 from 8 pm to 11 pm: Roberts at The Franklin Hotel is hosting Tea Cup Gin. The Roberts will host live music every Friday evening on home-game weekends for UNC football. 
 
Walk This Way! 
Saturday, September 12 at 10 am: Women on the Hill Walking Tour starts from the Horace Williams House. Chapel Hill history is abundant with strong, influential women. Learn about the ladies who helped shape the history of the town and the university on this walking tour. Tour is $5 per person (tax included), no reservation necessary.
 

 
Live Reggae at the Carolina Coffee Shop
Friday, September 11 at 10 pm: Carolina Coffee Shop continues the journey to return to its roots by bringing back live music! This week features Rolly Gray and Sunfire Reggae Band. No cover.
 
Yoga & Tai Chi Classes
Monday, September 14: Take care of your mind, body, and soul at the Ackland Art Museum. Yoga and Tai Chi classes are being offered in the gallery as you are surrounded by art! Yoga at 12 pm and Tai Chi at 1 pm. Register online at www.ackland.org. 
15 Venues on the 2nd Friday ArtWalk!

Enjoy the 2nd Friday ArtWalk on Friday, September 11 from 6 pm to 9 pm! Featuring galleries, retail shops, and studios, throughout Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Experience the creative arts scene in our community, explore local businesses, and socialize with other art lovers! Venues offer live music, food, activities, and more. For a list of venues participating this month and a map; visit www.2ndfridayartwalk.com.
 
Good Neighbor Initiative Block Party
TODAY - Thursday, September 10 from 5 pm to 9 pm: Downtown residents are invited to a FREE neighborhood block party filled with food, music, and games -- all as you get to know your neighbors! It will be held at the Hargraves Community Center at 216 N. Roberson Street. The event involves a short neighborhood walk followed by the celebration.
 
Tar Heel Downtown 
Football season is here and the Carolina game day spirit is coming back to the heart of downtown Chapel Hill! Come out and rev-up the season from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, September 11, on the Plaza at 140 W. Franklin St. The pep rally will include live music from Transit Vocal Band, face painting, games, a Carolina photo booth, performances by UNC Marching Tar Heels & Cheerleaders, and of course....Rameses! FREE. www.tarheeldowntown.com 
 
Gamedays at Carolina Brewery 
Carolina Brewery is your gameday headquarters so you won't miss a single play! Join Carolina Brewery all season long for all your favorite college and NFL games. Tar Heel fans can dine at the Brewery before the UNC game and catch a ride to Kenan Stadium on the Sky Blue Express!
 
Improv Wild Card at DSI Comedy
Saturday, September 12 at 7 pm: Fun for Jokers of All Ages at DSI Comedy Theater! This brand new, CLEAN COMEDY show features high energy, interactive comedy. The games are selected by chance; the laughs are guaranteed. Fans, especially families with school-aged children, are encouraged to pay what they can, but nobody will be turned away due to the inability to pay for the show. Family Improv runs 3PM every first Saturday! Bring the WHOLE family. Kids under 3 laugh free! Tickets $10. www.dsicomedy.com 
 


 
Salsa Dancing at Roots Bistro
Salsa dancing and music every Monday with DJ Abuelo Salsero Jack. Featuring Salsa along with Bachata, Merengue, Cha Cha, and Kizomba. Basic Salsa lessons at 8:30, dancing from 9-11:30. Cover is $5. Roots Bakery, Bistro & Bar has a great menu that features local grown foods and serves, cocktails, beer and wine. www.rootschapelhill.com / www.dancegumbo.com 
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The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership works to bring together the resources of the Town, University and downtown community to maintain, enhance and promote downtown as the social, cultural, and spiritual center of Chapel Hill through economic development. Contact Meg McGurk at 919-967-9440 or meg@downtownchapelhill.com.