There is always something going on in Durham. Live music, annual poetry, film, art and cultural festivals draw talent and visitors from far and near. Rec-league and minor sports including baseball, soccer, hockey, and curling will keep you active.
Durham Homecoming 150 (& ArtsFest)
Join us June 30 to July 3 for a triple celebration! Find tickets and info at durhamhomecoming.ca. ArtsFest artist applications to be announced.
Chocolate Bar / Golden Ticket Sale
Durham’s homecoming celebration is July 2022, and we’re raising funds with chocolate! The delicious bars are a whopping 200g for just $10, available at most stores in town. Inside 1 out of every 100 wrappers is hidden a Golden Ticket for $25 Durham dollars, which can be spent at participating businesses. Sales are cash-only, no tax. They make great gifts!
“When I think of Durham, I think of New Rural. There’s a growing desire for sustainability; and Durham is ahead of most small towns in terms of culture, music, and beauty. It’s a great place to start afresh.”
Mark Stovel, new resident & business owner