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Sidewalk Scoop

There is plenty happening in Downtown Chapel Hill – here are some of the highlights that may not be on your radar:

1) The Varisty on Franklin is now showing first-run movies at their historic Franklin Street (map) theater. All showings are $7 for adults and $5 for kids. Beer and wine plus snacks and popcorn are all available for snacking during the feature film of your choice!

2) A new hibachi restaurant is coming to East Franklin Street! Hibachi and Company is outfitting the former Artisan Pizza Kitchen space (map) to serve Hibachi-style entrees. 

3) Blue Dogwood Public Market continues its buildout on the West End (map). The food hall will offer space to 12 local food retailers to direct market their product to consumers. Offerings will include fresh food, prepared food to go, and retail products, according to their website.

Sidewalk ScoopAlex Rike