Aug
29
Thu
Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices, 1950s to Now @ Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University
Aug 29 2019 @ 12:00 am – Jan 12 2020 @ 11:45 pm
Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices, 1950s to Now @ Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University

Visit the Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University to view works by Native North American artists.  This exhibit features works in a variety of mediums.  Stop by to view the exhibit and learn about Indigenous art.

Sep
21
Sat
UNC Charlotte’s Annual International Festival @ UNC Charlotte
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
UNC Charlotte's Annual International Festival @ UNC Charlotte

The 2019 UNC Charlotte International Festival will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 10am-6pm. This will mark the 44th anniversary of this annual campus tradition. Please save the date and check back later for updates about the 2019 International Festival by visiting the website here.

Summer Films, ‘Roma’ @ North Carolina Museum of Art, Museum Park
Sep 21 @ 8:30 pm
Summer Films, 'Roma' @ North Carolina Museum of Art, Museum Park

Attend a screening of Roma at the North Carolina Museum of Art to view a powerful work by writer and director, Alfonso Cuarón.  This film follows the life of a poor Mexican domestic worker in 1970.

Sep
22
Sun
7th Annual Mama Afrika Festival @ Knightdale Station Park
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
7th Annual Mama Afrika Festival @ Knightdale Station Park

Bring your family, some chairs, and a blanket to enjoy a day full of celebration through food, dance, entertainment, poetry, games, and more!

Sep
28
Sat
Asia Fest & Dragon Boat Festival @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Asia Fest & Dragon Boat Festival @ Koka Booth Amphitheatre

Spend the day exploring food booths and culture exhibits.  Also, attend to see various performances and watch the 6th annual Dragon Boat Festival!

Oct
2
Wed
Home is Distant Shores Film Festival Night 1 @ North Carolina Museum of Art
Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Home is Distant Shores Film Festival Night 1 @ North Carolina Museum of Art

A fictional and documentary series that explores the immigrant and refugee experience in the US, this mini film festival features pieces from a variety of different perspectives and voices.

October 2: My Story: Five short films of personal experience and a panel discussion with immigrants and refugees.

October 9: New Shores: Five short films of life in a new country and a panel discussion with organizations who serve refugees and immigrants

October 16: Parallel Parking: Feature film by Aby Rao followed by a reception with series participants and filmmakers.

Oct
4
Fri
Indian Pop-Up Culture in Moore Square @ Moore Square
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Indian Pop-Up Culture in Moore Square @ Moore Square

Come celebrate the newly renovated Moore Square in downtown Raleigh with CULTURAL POP-UPs!  Attend this third cultural pop-up to celebrate Indian culture.  This event will feature Leela School of Dance, Purvi Patel, and Curry in a Hurry.

Nobuntu @ Stewart Theatre
Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm
Nobuntu @ Stewart Theatre

Enjoy a cappella music from this group of female singers from Zimbabwe!  This group’s style is that of Afro-jazz and gospel.

Oct
5
Sat
Phoenix Fest Parade & Music Festival @ The Phoenix Shopping Centers
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Phoenix Fest Parade & Music Festival @ The Phoenix Shopping Centers

Phoenix Fest Parade & Music Festival celebrates the founding of Durham and its Hayti community.  Attend this event to celebrate Durham’s history and diversity with music, food, and vendors!

Taste of China Food and Culture Festival Raleigh @ Bicentennial Plaza
Oct 5 @ 11:00 am – 5:30 pm
Taste of China Food and Culture Festival Raleigh @ Bicentennial Plaza

Have a good time with the family at this festival celebrating Chinese culture.  Stop by booths highlighting Chinese history and culture.  Also, watch martial arts demonstrations, traditional dances, and musical performances!