January Events in Durham & the Triangle

Join us this month for some exciting events in Durham, NC! We know it’s cold, and you want to hibernate, but you’re going to miss out on some great times. If you’ve been searching for things to do as winter sets in, we’ve got you covered.

Tuesday, January 19, stop by our Food Truck Event! No need to figure out dinner plans – or even worse, cook for yourself. A delicious meal and great conversation are waiting for you at the Food Truck Event TODAY! Can’t wait to see you there!

348sFriday night, stop in for a tasting at Sam’s Bottle Shop. Tim from Starr Hill Brewery and Brian from Millennium Beverages will be doing a duel tasting this Friday, January 22 from 4 – 7pm. It’s a great way to relax after a long week of work this is definitely going to be a great event. At Palladian Place, we love Sam’s Bottle Shop and we know this is an event you don’t want to miss.

screen-shot-2014-01-15-at-8-15-28-amTriangle Restaurant Week is coming Monday, January 25 – Sunday, January 31. This is your chance to dine at some of the best restaurants in the area for special fixed pricing. $15 – $30 gets you a three course menu and no reservations, tickets, or passes are required. Another opportunity to not cook, plus you’re getting a great deal. Win-win.

Hope your January in Durham and the Triangle is warm and full of fun!

Halloween Events in Durham

Halloween is quickly approaching and if you’re looking for ways to celebrate the season, we’re here with a list of pretty great activities right here in Durham, NC!

Xtreme Haunt- a Real Life Zombie Experience

Xtreme Park Adventures
October 16 -31
6pm – 12am

This is Halloween to the extreme! Live out your walking dead fantasies when you board military vehicles with mounted paintball guns and drive through the park to defend yourself from attacking zombies. The experience costs $30 includes the zombie ride, 100 paintballs and zombie target practice.

halloweenHallow-Eno at West Point on the Eno

West Point on the Eno
October 31
6pm- 9pm

Perfect for families and children, this Halloween event features campfire stories, songs, hayrides, treats, crafts, games, and face painting! Come out rain or shine and enjoy a fabulous Halloween event with the family!

laheader5Durham Ghost Tours

Every Friday & Saturday
Begins at 7:30pm

If you’re interested in local ghost stories, paranormal locations, folklore, and local history, you’ll want to take part in one of Durham’s ghost tours. The Durham Dark & Mysterious Ghost Walk is a family friendly 1.5 mile walking tour for adults and kids (age 8 and older) while the Durham Pub Crawl & Haunted Adventure is a 1 mile walking tour through downtown Durham visiting four bars and four haunted locations.

Living at Palladian Place puts you right in the heart of the action in Durham, NC! That’s one of the many reasons the Apartments at Palladian Place are designed for living!

Durham Bulls Final Games of 2015 Season

Summer is winding down, and with that comes the end of the Durham Bulls season. With just 14 home games remaining this season, make sure you take in a game before it’s too late! At Apartments at Palladian Place in Durham, NC, we love the Durham Bulls, and we’ve been holding contests all summer long giving our residents a chance to win free tickets. Stay tuned to our Facebook page to see if there will be more chances to win.

With the 2015 season winding down, the Bulls return home on Wednesday, August 19th to face the Toledo Mud Hens and the Columbus Clippers and to begin a five-game home stretch. There are tons of promotional events scheduled that you won’t want to miss including two fireworks show, a DBAP Food Truck Fest, and so much more! This is a great way to get and enjoy an event that is unique to Durham, so grab some friend check out the series while it’s in town.

If you’re looking for a bargain, then Thursday nights are for you. They feature $1 concessions where the hot dogs, soda, and popcorn are just a dollar. What’s more, Thursdays are College Nights, so students can get a Terrace View ticket and $5 in Bull Bucks for just $11, or an Outfield Reserved ticket for just $5.99 when tickets are purchased online. That’s an amazing deal you can’t pass up!

At Apartments at Palladian Place, we are so proud of our hometown team! It’s the Durham Bulls 20th Anniversary Season, and we want to help them make August awesome. Let’s do our part to support them as the close out the season at home. Our Durham Bulls are yet another reason Durham is one the best places to live!

Spring & Easter Activities in Durham

Spring is here which means warmer temperatures (thank goodness!), allergies, and Easter celebrations! At Palladian Place, we love to celebrate with traditional events as well as a few unexpected activities. If you live at Apartments at Palladian Place in Durham near Chapel Hill, here are just a few upcoming events happening in Durham to help you celebrate the season:

Easter weekend for the kids:

Dino Egg Hunt

Take the kids the Dino Egg Hunt at the Museum of Life and Science! It’s an expected activity full of adventure and excitement and it’s not your typical Easter activity. It takes place April 3-5 from 9:30am-5pm and Sunday 12:30 5pm. Visit their website for more information.

Photos with the Easter Bunny

Nothing says Easter like pictures with the Easter Bunny! Head to Northgate Mall from March 27 – April 4 visit with him during his one week stay!

Easter weekend for the adults:

Boney James

Stop by Carolina Theatre to hear four-time Grammy nominee Boney James. He’s headed to town on April 3rd — visit carolinatheatre.org for tickets.

Katie Basden

Come out to The Tavern and hear country singer/songwriter Katie Basden. She’s a hometown favorite, so you won’t want to miss this show! Contact The Tavern at 919.401.7252.

Celebration of Billie Holiday

Carolina Theatre keeps you entertained by hosting Cassandra Wilson, the greatest living jazz singer in a special tribute concert to Billie Holiday on the centennial of her birth. This is sure to be a treat, so visit carolinatheatre.org for more details and ticket information.