Swing into Spring 2017

Shake off those winter blues and Swing into Spring as we welcome a new season of the arts in Durham. Local music, local refreshments, local art and Durham raffle prizes and live auction experiences. Swing into Spring is the annual celebration fundraiser of the Durham Art Guild.

Join the Durham Art Guild for a night filled with creative expression and celebration. Enjoy funk and soul vibes courtesy of Carolina Soul and local refreshments including the specialty "April Fool" cocktail mixed by Arcana and Durham Distillery.

Place your bids on 70 works of art donated by local artists in the silent auction including our 4 featured artists Rachel CampbellLinwood HartTedd Anderson andTonya Thornton.  Raise your bid paddle in the 7:30pm live auction featuring unique packages highlighting our event partners Full FrameArt of Cool FestivalMoogfest,Durham Arts Council and American Dance Festival. We've also got some great raffle packages showcasing the Bull City.

Come show your support for Durham's continuously blooming and vibrant arts scene. Your best floral prints or colorful spring attire are encouraged. 

Budding Ticket $25 - Admission + free drink ticket
Blooming Ticket $50 - Admission + free drink ticket + $25 tax-deductible donation


Beginning in April and running through July, Durham will showcase film, visual art, jazz, the synthesis of art, music and technology and dance. WOW! Aren't we lucky?

In addition to highlighting the coming season of events, Swing into Spring attendees will enjoy local music as well as food and beverages from local restaurants and breweries. Don't miss this celebration and a chance to take home exclusive experiences and artwork created by local artists!

All proceeds from this event support the programs and operations of the Durham Art Guild.

Online sales will end at 12:00pm on Saturday, April 1 the day of the event. There will be limited tickets at the door so please register in advance!

- The Durham Art Guild is a nonprofit member-driven visual arts organization established in 1948. Our mission is to enrich and connect our communities by creating opportunities and providing leadership for current and future visual artists and art enthusiasts. -

Huge thanks to our RARE ROSE event sponsors: Laser Image Printing NC and Sandhills Utility Services.

Huge thanks to our DELIGHTFUL DAISY event sponsors: Arcana Durham, Frame Warehouse, Duda-Paine Architects, Grubb Ventures, Hamilton Hill Jewelry, IEM, Phillips Architecture, Pless and Company Accountants, and Spee Dee Que.

April 1st, 2017 6:30 PM   through   10:00 PM
120 Morris St.
Durham, NC 27701
United States
Phone: 919-560-2713
Event info
Date summary Saturday, April 1, 6:30-10:00pm

Gallery Hours

Monday - Saturday 9am - 9pm
Sunday 1pm - 6pm
Free and open to the public

120 Morris St
Durham, NC 27701
(919) 560-2713

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