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  1. Sunday, April 23, 2017

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Tesla is moving in with Fuchsia Penguin…

Experience Tesla’s award winning Model S and Model X on SAT 04.15.17 from 10am-5pm at 21c Museum Hotel Durham. During your one-on-one appointment, you’ll get behind the wheel to experience exactly how Tesla has redefined vehicle engineering. Learn more… Please RSVP and a Tesla representative will contact you to schedule your drive demonstration. > Schedule a test drive Make it …
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Underground: A Pop Up Cocktail Series in The Vault

Cocktail enthusiast? Join us in The Vault for our pop up cocktail series featuring unique themed-cocktails by Counting House. Events from 7pm to 1am. Upcoming events: 05.19.17  New Orleans Classics 06.16.17  90’s Throwbacks 07.21.17 Mid-Century Cocktails 08.18.17  Caribbean Signatures Space is limited and access will be granted on a first come, first served basis. > Call 919.956.6760 for …
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Fork + Bottle: St. Innocent Winery

Do you love a fine wine? Craft beer? Sipping bourbon? So do we. Join us for our newly minted Fork + Bottle dinner series at Counting House where we highlight our favorite guest brewers, distillers and winemakers with special pairings for tasting menus prepared by executive chef Thomas Card. On TUES 04.11.17 at 6pm, we’re …
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ECHO: Heather Gordon and Justin Tornow

On THURS 02.23.17 at 7pm, ECHO becomes a container for a special event and solo-performance with Heather Gordon and Justin Tornow. A collaboration between visual artist Heather Gordon and dancer and choreographer Justin Tornow, ECHO is part of Gordon’s series The Algorithms for Intimacy, which maps interpersonal relationships through visual and performance art. Using data sets …
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Vacation Planning Day

We’re going to let you in on a little secret. We know that you guys aren’t planning ahead! Also, according to our research, you’re probably not doing as many fun things as you want once you get here! This year, do something different and plan your summer vacation ahead of time.  National Vacation Planning Day …
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21c Durham Receives Coveted AAA Four Diamond Award

21c Museum Hotel Durham has officially received the prestigious Four Diamond rating from the AAA rating committee. This achievement ranks 21c Durham as a premier establishment vetted by AAA professional inspectors, the hospitality industry and over 56 million AAA and CAA members. Fewer than six percent of the nearly 28,000 properties approved by AAA are bestowed this distinction. Rankings are …
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Valentine’s Day at 21c Durham

For all of the lovers and friends out there, Cupid’s arrow is set on 21c Durham this Valentine’s Day. DINE Whether you’re in love, or just in love with a good meal, join us at Counting House this Valentine’s Day. On FRI 02.10.17 – SAT 02.11.17 and FRI 02.17.17 – SAT 02.18.17, treat your sweetheart (or your besties) to …
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+Lunch

Join us every TUES at 11am for a guided docent tour of our current exhibitions, followed by lunch and a complimentary sweet treat at Counting House – your reward for embarking on such a culture-filled excursion before noon. Can’t make it but love the idea of art+lunch? Contact Dur.Events@21cHotels.com to schedule a private tour. *Participants pay for …
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Underground: A Pop Up Cocktail Series in The Vault

Cocktail enthusiast? Join us in The Vault for our pop up cocktail series featuring unique themed-cocktails by Counting House. Events from 7pm to 1am. Upcoming events: 01.20.17  Fair Game Beverage Company 02.17.17  Art Meets Cocktails: Heather Gordon 03.17.17  St. Patrick’s Day 04.21.17  Session Cocktails Space is limited and access will be granted on a first …
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‘Tis the Season for Gifting

Don’t do the crowds this year. Treat yourself to online shopping! The 21c Museum Shop will be stocked and ready for you on Cyber Monday 11.28.16. Have a penguin fan in your life? This holiday season, the 21c Museum Shop will be selling limited edition ceramic rose gold penguins – the perfect gift for any …
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Thanksgiving at 21c Durham

Step away from the oven and start a new Thanksgiving (or Friendsgiving!) tradition at Counting House, located at downtown Durham’s 21c Museum Hotel. Feast on a mouthwatering four course table d’hote menu featuring your Counting House favorites and classic holiday options, including a Smoked Local Turkey entrée with pole beans, oyster & cornbread stuffing, cranberry potatoes and neck bone gravy. Learn more… > Call 919.956.6760 …
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21c Suite Thanksgiving Experience

Want to go all out this year? Treat friends and family to the over-the-top 21c Suite Thanksgiving Experience*.  Check into the 21c Suite at 9AM for a Macy’s Day Parade viewing party, complete with breakfast, Bloody Mary and Mimosa Bar. Gear up for prime Football watching at 11AM and enjoy hors d’oeuvres including a Raw Bar, Bloody Mary Bar, and a …
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21c Durham Museum Shop Q&A: Big Spoon Roasters

Lifelong peanut butter lover Mark Overbay and his wife Megan founded Durham-based Big Spoon Roasters in 2011. Inspired by his experience making peanut butter by hand as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Zimbabwe, Mark makes use of a staple of Durham agriculture—peanuts, as well as other nuts and ingredients local to the area. Big Spoon …
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Durham City Guide

Tobacco, baseball and Duke University. And that’s just what you already know about Durham. The city is an incubator for vibrant arts and culinary communities and a historical charmer with architecture and festivals at every turn. It’s home to world class Durham Performing Arts Center, the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, and maze of hiking and biking trails. Durham is …
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Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume and Confrontation

21c Durham is thrilled to present its newest exhibition, Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume and Confrontation. About the exhibition Bedecked and bejeweled, the figures populating Dress Up, Speak Up occupy fluid space and time, evoking past and present, fact and fiction, memory and desire, to illuminate the complexity of contemporary identity. Whether clad in the stylized …
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October White Sale

Step aside pumpkin spice latte: it’s the 21c October White Sale! Cozy up to fall weather with 20% off all bedding and bath items for the entire month of October. Create your own luxurious hotel room with items like our 21c Luxury Suite Mattress, designed for long lasting comfort and support, or an ultra soft sheet set …
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Click! Triangle Photography Festival

Whether you’re a guest or a local, there are so many reasons to flock to 21c Durham this October. Check out the roundup of cultural programming happening this month in celebration of the Click! Triangle Photography Festival, and mark your calendars for these special events. On THURS 10.13.16  join us for and Artist Talk and Book Signing with Leah …
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Guided Docent Tours

21c Museum Hotel Durham offers guided docent tours each WED and FRI at 5pm. Throughout the month of October, docent tours on WED will focus on photography within the current exhibition, Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume and Confrontation, in conjunction with the Click! Triangle Photography Festival. A local photographer will join the tour to give their perspective and discuss …
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Underground: A Pop Up Cocktail Series in The Vault

Cocktail enthusiast? Join us in The Vault for our pop up cocktail series featuring unique themed-cocktails by Counting House. Events from 7pm to 1am. Upcoming events: 09.16.16 Bourbon Heritage Month 10.21.16 Durham Distillery 11.18.16 Kitchen Cocktails 12.05.16 Repeal Day Space is limited and access will be granted on a first come, first served basis. > Call 919.956.6760 for more …
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Leah Sobsey

21c Durham is pleased to present its newest exhibition by Leah Sobsey. Join us for an Artist Talk and Book Signing on THURS 10.13.16 at 7pm. Leah Sobsey is a photographer and educator from Chapel Hill and Durham, NC with degrees in both anthropology and studio art. Using both digital technologies and 19th century techniques, …
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Jazz at 21c

21c Museum Hotel Durham is pleased to partner with Duke Performances to host a series of intimate, live jazz performances in the Main Gallery. There will be two performances at 5pm and 7:30pm for each event. Tickets are $34 per person and $10 for Duke students. Upcoming performances: 09.25.16  Billy Hart Quartet featuring Ethan Iverson, Mark Turner …
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Now Booking Holiday Parties

Every year it seems like the holidays creep up on us and planning the perfect event can quickly become a daunting task. Want to host a holiday shindig that will be the talk of the town? Look no further than the art-filled event spaces at 21c Durham. > Submit an event inquiry > Email Lisa or call 919.956.6712 for details

Vault Lunch: The New Way to Lunch

Tired of eating that same old sandwich in your cubicle, but don’t have time to wait in line during your so-called lunch hour? Brighten up your hectic work day and stop by Counting House on Monday through Friday for a quick lunch that’s wholesome and delicious. Our Vault Lunch features a soup, salad, entrée and side for …
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Gather with Art at 21c Durham

Whatever the occasion, if you have the people, 21c Museum Hotel Durham will have the space to ensure your gathering is the talk of the town. 21c Durham features over 10,500 square feet of art-filled exhibition and event space in the heart of downtown Durham, including a wide range of spaces – many with cutting edge …
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Sips + Sea Snacks

Spice up your weekdays with Sips + Sea Snacks at Counting House. Grab a friend and head to our oyster bar for two glasses of a featured wine and your choice of three Sea Snacks for $35. This isn’t your typical raw bar. Choose from featured Sea Snacks such as Marinated Mussels with sumac soda crackers, Trout Terrine with …
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21c art vitrines feature works by local artists

As part of 21c Museum Hotel Durham’s commitment to exhibiting works by both established and emerging artists, installations created by Triangle-area artists are featured in the art vitrines on the guest room floors. Artist on view in the inaugural art vitrine program include Bill Fick, Jeff Whetstone, Harrison Haynes, Brian Gonzales, Stacey Lynn Waddell and Damian Stamer. ABOUT THE ARTISTS: Jeff …
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Current Exhibition: Found@Counting House

Johnston Foster’s near life-size safety-barrel tiger, discarded-wood moose, and a zebra head assembled from a stripped leather couch and a broom brush; Hong-Yo Ji’s twin-headed tire ram; a rhino head of gold-tipped matches by David Mach: the realism of today’s “trophy heads” resides in materiality. Rather than celebrate the power of humans over animals, these …
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It’s Festival Season…

Full Frame? Art of Cool? American Dance Festival? Moogfest? Whatever festival, make 21c your jumping off point for exploring all Durham has to offer with our Festival Fun Package. Before you head out, fill up your 21c water bottles and stay hydrated. No need to scour the streets or garages for a parking spot, we have …
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Banish the winter blahs…

Don’t let winter wreak havoc on your well-being. Get back to your best self with a massage, body wrap, or pampering package from our new spa menu. Let the skilled hands of our massage therapists in one of the most desirable spas in Durham, NC, ease those aching muscles, reawaken your senses, and soothe away your …
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