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What to Do and See Downtown This Week!

Fall Weather for Fridays on the Front Porch

Parking is easier than ever in Downtown Chapel Hill! 
Visit to find out where to park. Or, use our fare-free bus system for your next visit to Franklin Street.

Fridays on the Front Porch at The Carolina Inn
Friday, August 24 at 5:00 PM

This classic Carolina event returns with music from Counterclockwise and food from Soom Soom and Barone Meatball.
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Trifecta Improv at The PIT Chapel Hill
Saturday, August 25 at 8:00 PM

Join some of North Carolina’s best improvisers in the ring for the best improv. Each week the PIT invites three of their favorite improv teams to perform the fastest, funniest, most ferocious improv in The Triangle.
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Wine Special at La Residence
Sunday, August 26 

Join us at La Residence for half off wine on Sundays and Wednesdays!  
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Connor Donohue at The Cave
Monday, August 27 at 10:00 PM

Indy rock from New Orleans. For more:
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Twisted Tuesday Game Night Chapel Hill at AC Hotel
Tuesday, August 28 at 7:00 PM

Residents rejoice! Triangle Game Night is making a triumphant return to Chapel Hill as we've found a new home at the AC Hotel Chapel Hill Downtown. This new hotel near UNC in downtown Chapel Hill NC is super snazzy - and has food and alcohol - YAY!
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Jazz! w/ Jazzbeau at The Cave
Wednesday, August 29 at 8:00 PM

Danny Gotham leads this talented group of jazz artists.
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Grad Student Lounge at Back Bar
Thursday, August 30 at 5:00 PM

Back Bar will offer half off all food for anyone with a UNC graduate student ID every Thursday from opening at 5:00 PM to closing time at 2:00 AM.
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The Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership brings 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.