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Weekend Guide August 10th 2017

Summer may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean the music has to end. Last week we went on a trip to the birthplace of Jazz right here in the heart of Durham! Over 2,000 people were in attendance as we co-presented New Orleans own Rebirth Brass Band with our[…]

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Weekend Guide August 3rd 2017

Hello Jazz Friends!   It’s hard to believe that July has come and gone but as August arrives count on us to keep the fun going. Special thanks goes out to all who helped make the Eric Roberson concert in Durham an incredible sold-out event! What a beautiful experience from[…]

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Weekend Guide July 19th 2017

Hello Jazz Friends!   Summer ’17 is in full swing and it is on pace to be unforgettable! Thank you to everyone who made it out to support this month’s Jazz Night event. We trust that you enjoyed the vibe and look forward to bringing you more cool options to[…]

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Weekend Guide July 12th 2017

We’re halfway through the month and as promised, Art of Cool intends to keep your summer overflowing with premier entertainment options. We trust that you are enjoying the variety of events presented so far as we strive to connect our audience with high quality arts and music. In case you[…]

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Weekend Guide July 5th 2017

It’s official, Art of Cool has the best audience in Durham. When we put out the call for support, you all really come through! Your support helped us to successfully send deserving children at Global Scholars Academy in Durham to summer jazz camp. Please know your contributions were truly appreciated.[…]

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Weekend Guide June 29nd 2017

  Summer ’17 is off to a blazing hot start! In spite of the rain, you showed up last weekend ready to party and helped to make our 1st DJ Festival a true success! Special thank you to all the DJ’s who each brought a unique spin to the Rock[…]

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Weekend Guide June 22nd 2017

This past weekend was incredible! AOCFEST alum Sidewalk Chalk and Zoocru both ripped the stage delivering unforgettable performances at the Pinhook in Durham! Special thank you to all who supported the show, your energy was un-real! As promised Art of Cool has planned a summer filled with truly special performances.[…]

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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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