What's on Tap

What's on Tap

13 Triangle events to check out this week

Posted June 20, 2016

Brantley Gilbert

— Can't wait for the weekend? Our fun picks will help you get through the work week.


Like country music? Feeling adventurous? Motorco Music Hall in Durham is hosting an event tonight called PopUp Chorus Sings: Patsy Cline & Glen Campbell, where vocalists of all abilities are invited to sing alongside other event attendees and make a fun music video. Doors open at 6, and the singing starts at 7 p.m. Admission is $10.

This show featuring living legends Savion Glover, the world's reigning king of tap, and Jack DeJohnette, legendary drummer and jazz master, promises to be an exceptional showcase. Catch DP & ADF: An Evening with Savion Glover & Jack DeJohnette at Duke University at 8 p.m.


On Tuesday, the Durham Bulls will play the Charlotte Knights in a 7 p.m. home game.

Then, it's Open Mic Night at Deep South in downtown Raleigh. Performances start at 7:30 p.m., but get there early to sign-up.

Big Shindig

And check out Weezer and Panic at the Disco at Coastal Credit Union Music Park (formerly known as Walnut Creek Amphitheatre).


The Raleigh Downtown Farmers Market runs from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in City Plaza and features more than 40 rotating vendors including North Carolina farmers, ranchers, nurserymen, bakers, cheese makers and specialty foods producers.

Farmers market

Love Team Trivia? Then join Raleigh Brewing Company from 8-10 p.m. to try theirs. Prizes are awarded for first, second and third place.


The Midtown Beach Music series continues tonight at North Hills with a free show at 6 p.m.

Midtown Beach Music Series

Don't miss the band Big Something at Oak City 7, a summer concert series located in City Plaza in downtown Raleigh on Thursdays until Labor Day. Admission is free to the public, and the events take place from 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Brantley Gilbert

Country music lovers, this is a show for you. Brantley Gilbert will perform with Justin Moore and Colt Ford in one great summer concert Thursday at 7 p.m. at Walnut Creek. Let's hope the weather is nice enough for some cowboy boot-stomping and dancing.


See Sister Act at the PNC Downtown Raleigh Movie Series in City Plaza on a giant inflatable screen in the heart of downtown. The movie starts at sundown, but get there early for drinks and food trucks. Admission is free.

Broadway at the Booth is a show at Cary's Booth Amphitheatre featuring orchestral hits and Broadway show-stoppers. Lawn seats for the 7:30 p.m. show start at $30.

Rob Schneider

Comedian Rob Schneider was a writer for Saturday Night Live in 1990. See him Friday at 7:30 at Goodnight's Comedy Club in Raleigh. Tickets start at $28.

Get more picks for this month on our best bets calendar, and check back on Thursday for our official picks for the weekend.


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