This Week in the ‘Borough

Events This Week

Monday. September 23:
– Triangle Folk Jam at Billsborough Live Music Hall, 8 pm.

Tuesday, September 24:
– Kids Make a Pizza Day at Radius Pizza, 3-5 pm.
– Antonia’s Restaurant has live music every Tuesday with Bob Brower, Mike Curren, and Joe Francis, 7-9 pm.
– Up Cane Creek at The Depot, 7:30-9:30 pm.
– Open Mic Night at Billsborough Live Music Hall, 8 pm.

Wednesday, September 25:
– Blues Open Jam at Billsborough Live Music Hall, 8 pm.
– Pub Quiz at Mystery Brewing Company, 8-9 pm.
– Open Mic at The Depot, 8-10:30 pm.
– Hot Tin Roof has karaoke, 8pm-12am.

Thursday, September 26:
– Brewer Office Hours at Mystery Brewing Company, 5-7 pm.
– Weaver Street Market will host an end of season jam, 6-8 pm.
– Live Music by Tim Wells with Chris Mankoff at Radius Pizza, 7 pm.
– Austin Miller at The Depot, 7-8 pm; Trivia Night, 8-10:30pm
– The Coal Men with Regan Boggs at Billsborough Live Music Hall, 8 pm.

Last Friday, September 27:
– Hillsborough Arts Council is hosting the Last Fridays Art Walk, 6-9pm; and for the Last Fridays Free Concert Series Cyril Lance will perform on the lawn of the historic Courthouse, 6:30-9:30 pm.

Additional Events on Last Friday:
– The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough will offer a free walking tour of the historic district, 4:30-5:15 pm (suggested donation $5).
– Weaver Street Market’s weekly wine tasting, 5-7 pm; live music by New Town Drunks, 6-8pm.
– Hillsborough Presbyterian Church will have free ice cream and live music by Dr. Drill and the Bits, 6:30-8:30 pm.
– Brewery Tour at Mystery Brewing Company, 6:30 pm.
– Saint Matthew’s Episcopal Church is hosting a reading by author Allan Gurganus, 7pm.
– The Wilhelm Brothers at The Depot, 8:30-10:45 pm.
– Tea Cup Gin with Mick MickXer at Billsborough Live Music Hall, 8 pm ($20).

Saturday, September 28:
– The Historic Speedway Group is hosting the 7th Annual Celebration of the Automobile Racers Reunion and Car Show, 7 am – 4 pm.
– The Downtown Merchants and Yep Roc Records are hosting the 2nd Annual Fresh Roots Festival, 10 am – 4 pm.
– Events at Eno River Farmers Market: Market Social Hour, 8-9 am; Children’s Activities with Megan Rowell, 9 am – 12 pm; Kids at the Market Cooking Club, 10-11 am.
– Live music at Billsborough Live Music Hall: Yep Roc Showcase, 6 pm; along with Sayer Mc Shane, 9pm.
– Westoberfest on Nash Street: live music at The Depot: Music Maker’s Big Ron Hunter, 6:30-8:15 pm; Viva La Muerte, 8-10:30 pm. Live music at Mystery Brewing Company: Revolutionary Sweethearts, 7 pm; Jack the Radio, 9 pm.

Win tickets to the Hillsborough Jazz Festival!

That time is here again! The 4th Annual Hillsborough Jazz Festival is this Saturday, September 21. This year, the festival will honor the continuing legacy of world-renowned singer, songwriter, and civil rights activist Nina Simone. The music will begin at 12 pm with the extraordinary sounds of saxophonist/singer Serena Wiley at Historic Moorefields estate, an idyllic homestead on 84 acres, just a few miles from historic downtown Hillsborough, North Carolina.

Register at the front desk for your chance to win 2 VIP tickets to the festival. Package includes VIP parking a visit to the hospitality tent. PHE is a proud sponsor of the Hillsborough Jazz Festival!

For information about the Hillsborough Jazz Festival visit the Hillsborough Arts Council’s website.



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