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Sustain the Cool

Do you love Art of Cool?  Interested in supporting our programming and being a vital art of the movement? Support our live music events, stArt of Cool and Innovate conference by becoming a Sustaining Member. Your $1000 donation entitles you to; 2 VIP tickets for the 5th anniversary festival, guest[...]
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#aocfest ticket prices are going up tonight!

Festival prices increase by $10 on show day At midnight tonight festival ticket prices will increase: 2-day passes will increase to $125  from $115, 1-day Friday passes are slated to increase to $75 from $65 Tomorrow at midnight: 1-day Saturday passes will increase to $75 from $65 New School Saturday[…]

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A Guide to Wristband Retrieval

Wristband City Your festival weekend begins at Wristband City! Located in the courtyard of The Carolina Theatre of Durham (309 West Morgan Street Durham, NC 27701), pickup will be on Friday from 9am- 10pm and Saturday 9am – 10pm. Those with VIP passes: we have set up a one stop[…]

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Mobile Apps for #aocfest now available

We are excited to announce the launch of our mobile app for #aocfest 2017 for iPhone and Android.  The app allows you to create a schedule and has helpful info like venue addresses, speaker and artist profiles performance times and a map.  Go and grab yours right now!! Android  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.sched.artofcoolfest2017[…]

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2017 Festival Mechandise pre-order NOW!

The 4th Annual Art of Cool Festival returns to Downtown Durham April 28-30, 2017. We are happy to not only unveil the official AOCFEST merchandise but also announce that it is available for pre-sale starting TODAY in our online store! Created by local artist Edith Grey of Edith Grey Designs,[…]

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Music Guide for AOCFEST 2017

This year we have decided to put together a Music Guide to Art of Cool Festival. There are several chapters to the guide and they are below: Here are all of them: 1. The Jazz-Curious Guide https://open.spotify.com/user/theaocproject/playlist/3g4a1R3jsKXJE5XcyNdPrs 2. The Funk/Alt-Soul/R&B Guide https://open.spotify.com/user/theaocproject/playlist/0eh0a8vOxMcMQhMhh4P3Fm 3. The Hip Hop Guide https://open.spotify.com/user/theaocproject/playlist/4spQp6S9LZU4ZgP41K7BKI 4. The[…]

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