Don’t Miss “Barrier Breakers” at American Tobacco

Breaking Barriers

You’ve got one week left to check out the baseball-centric exhibit at American Tobacco.  “Barrier Breakers: From Jackie to Pumpie 1947-1959” is on display in the Crowe Lobby through October 29, 2023. From Jackie to Pumpsie–1947-1959, “Barrier Breakers” is a traveling exhibit developed by the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) in Kansas City, Missouri. It […]

Durham Night Market Returns for Fall at American Tobacco

Durham Night Market 2023

The Durham Night Market is back at American Tobacco!  The open-air, family-friendly event returns for the fall on Thursday, September 28, 2023, running from 5-9pm. The BEST local vendors, entertainment, games and more will all be located within the American Tobacco Campus with your favorite eateries and beverages offered: Boricua Soul, Ekaya, Parker & Otis, […]

Duke Arts at American Tobacco Concert Series Continues with Orquestra GarDel This Wednesday

Orquesta GarDel

Get ready to dance! Orquesta GarDel, one of North Carolina’s premier Latin music groups, is bringing their infectious equatorial dance rhythms to the American Tobacco Campus on Wednesday, September 20. Their unique blend of classic salsa forms, timba, and edgy funk and jazz influences coalesce into an irresistible dance groove. The concert is the third […]

Dawn Landes, Birdmen Delight Crowds to Open Duke Arts and American Tobacco Sept Concert Series

Dawn Landes at American Tobacco

Dawn Landes opened the Duke Arts September concert series at American Tobacco on Thursday.  Music lovers braved the heat to hear multi-talented singer-songwriter Dawn Landes under the Lucky Strike water tower. Duke Arts and Close-Act Theatre’s Birdmen made a surprise special appearance before the music started, three giant white artistic birds walking around the area […]

American Tobacco to Launch Sept Duke Arts Present Concert Series with Dawn Landes

American Tobacco Duke Arts

American Tobacco recently announced the lineup for a new concert series with Duke Arts Presents, formerly known as Duke Performances.  The 2023 Duke Arts at American Tobacco kicks off on Wednesday, September 6, with Dawn Landes from 6:30 to 8:30pm under the iconic Lucky Strike Water tower. Dawn Landes is a force to be reckoned […]

Results in on the Crayons2Calculators School Supply Drive at American Tobacco

American Tobacco Crayons2Calculators

In anticipation of the coming school year, American Tobacco partnered with Crayons2Calculators to support Durham Public Schools teachers, collecting supplies they need to fuel student success free of charge.  From July 24 to August 4, the American Tobacco campus served as a drop-off point for donations of school supplies to Fill that Bus! Now the […]

American Tobacco Campus Continues Refresh with Big Belly Containers and Green Furniture

American Tobacco green table

American Tobacco continues to refresh its outdoor areas with colorful modern furniture to include the installation of a new innovative trash and recycling system. Working with Landscape Forms, green picnic furniture and umbrellas were added to Blackwell Street to pop against the red brick and provide additional outdoor dining areas for our restaurants. Big Belly […]

American Tobacco is Partnering with Crayons2Calculators this Summer to Fill that Bus!


Fill that Bus! is a community-wide school supply drive that aims to stock the shelves at Crayons2Calculators so Durham Public Schools teachers can get the supplies they need to fuel student success, completely free of charge.  American Tobacco will be a drop-off-point for school supplies July 24-August 4.  Donated items can be dropped off in the Crowe […]