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Experience Hillsborough, NC. The unique southern town with artistic flair & historic charm nestled on the outskirts of Chapel Hill & Durham.


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Weekly entertainment throughout Hillsborough’s historic district


UpCOMING FESTIVALS 2024

Revolutionary War Living History Day – April 6

Hosted by The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough

River Park Concert Series – April 20

Hosted by Triangle Music Alliance

Hillsborough Excursion Day – May 18

Hosted by The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough

Handmade Parade June 1

Hosted by Hillsborough Arts Council

FlushFest Concert Series – June 21 & 22

Hosted by the Appropriate Sanitation Institute

Hillsborough Hog Day – Sept 13 & 14

Outlandish Hillsborough Scottish Fest – Sept 28

Hosted by The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough

Moorefields Bluegrass Festival – October 12

Hosted by Moorefields


Experience Hillsborough, NC. The unique southern town with artistic flair & historic charm nestled on the outskirts of Chapel Hill & Durham.

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Picturesque views in historic downtown 😍 

What are your weekend plans?!
〰️ Uproar Festival of Public Art happening until August 12 @uproarfestnc 

〰️Eno River Poetry Festival @ocplnc 

〰️Historic Hillsborough Walking Tour by @historichillsborough 

〰️Paint it Green Art Auction @thecolonialinn1759 

〰️ Saturday Slowdown @ramblerill 

〰️ Live Music & Entertainment @yonderbarnc @nashstreettavern @thehottinroof 

---- View all events on our website! 

@visitchapelhill
@willo.c.social starting the day off at the Riverwalk ♥️ 

What's your favorite Hillsborough trail?! 

@visitchapelhill @visitnc @greattrailsnc #yearofthetrail
Explore Uproar!! Now through August 12th - 60 works of art displayed throughout the downtowns of Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, and Carrboro. Map now available at the visitors center. Check out @ocncarts and @uproarfestnc for full details! 

Hillsborough stops include: 
📍United We Stand @burwellschoolhistoricsite 

📍Braid at Hillsborough Police Annex

📍MiAmor at Hillsborough Police Department

📍Paper Trail by @primitivegraffiti at @thomasstevensart 

📍Einfühlung @radiuspizza_nc 

📍Totem of Potter's Creed @hillsborougharts 

📍Make Yourself at Home @jeanniewho 

📍Unwavering Optimism by @paintbys at the Hillsborough Visitor Center

📍Half a Chance by @cmurasugi at the Orange County Jail

📍New Money by @nonperishable at the Orange County Jail

📍Weave Your Dreams by @michmystikdesigns at the Historic Courthouse

📍Analog Filters at Purple Crow

📍Steel Plate Dancers at Mayo Park

📍 Providential Eye Storm by @andystani at Riverwalk Entrance

📍Irish Clover Leaf @weaverstreetmarket 

📍Passage at River Park

📍Love Goddess by @elaulhealey at @pawsatthecorner 

📍Seeing Through the Fog by @b.l.flood at @ocncarts 

📍Line of Nature @enoriverbrewing 

📍Changing Worlds Now at @ocncarts
Take the summer fun inside at the new Kids Space @orangehistorync !! 

Take a step back in time with the reimagined kids space! Built to feature the homes and businesses of Hillsborough 1823, kids can explore local history with hands-on activities. Grand reopening July 22nd from 11-4 with special activities throughout the day! 

11am-2pm: make butter, work with quill pens, and weave paper baskets. 

2pm: Exhibits and Program Coordinator, Courtney Smith, will read stories and lead kids in historic games.

3pm-4pm: enjoy FREE ice cream and period music
The countdown to Uproar is ON!!! 

Uproar Festival of Public Art is a new arts festival for ALL people coming to Orange County! July 14th through August 12th - 60 bold, high impact, outdoor works of art will be showcased throughout the downtown communities of Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Hillsborough.

Visit uproarfestnc.com for all the details!
Historic Hillsborough Excursion Day - This Saturday! 
10am-4pm. 

Experience Historic Hillsborough with a day of FREE events at our historic sites. Follow @historichillsborough for more details. 

Hosted by
@historichillsborough 
@orangehistorync 
@classicalamericanhomes 
@helf_1823 
@thecolonialinn1759 
Dickerson Chapel
St.Matthews
@burwellschoolhistoricsite
Cheers to another week 🥂 
📸: @yonderbarnc
Now onto our weekend programming

〰️Movies with Goats @spring_haven_farm 

〰️ Forest Walk @ramblerill 

〰️ Farmers Market @enoriverfarmersmarket

〰️ Juneteenth Celebration @ocplnc

〰️ Juneteenth: Portraits of Freedom @ocncarts

〰️Historic Tour at Ayr Mount @classicalamericanhomes

〰️ Historic Hillsborough Walking Tour by @historichillsborough

〰️Art is for Everyone @hillsborougharts 

View all Hillsborough events by visiting www.visithillsboroughnc.com.
The countdown to Father's Day begins! If you are still looking for that perfect something to celebrate that wonderful someone, shop with us! 

A few places to check out
📍 Carlisle & Linny Vintage Jewelery - One of a kind finds like tie clips, cuff links, vintage barware and more! 112 S Churton @carlisleandlinny

📍Melissa Designer Jewelry - shop the Scott Myer collection at 116 S Churton @melissadesignerjewelry

📍Purple Crow Books - Something for every bookworm. 109 W King 

📍Spiral Studios Jewelry - Unique selection at 115 N Churton @spiralstudiosjewelry

📍C&R Ski Outdoor - Your outdoor Sporting goods destination. 654 N Churton @candrhillsborough 

📍A Little Something - Fun and creative gift ideas for all dads. 118 N Churton @ineedalittlesomething 

📍Dual Supply Co - For all dad's hardware needs. 115 w King
Downtown views 😍... Tag us in your Hillsborough adventures! 

#visithillsboroughnc #visitnc #historichillsborough #downtown
This Weekend in Hillsborough! 
- Movies with Goats @spring_haven_farm 
-Eno River Farmers Market @enoriverfarmersmarket 
-Historic Hillsborough Walking Tour @historichillsborough 
-Yonder Prom @yonderbarnc 
-Art is for Everyone: Poetry Workshop Series @hillsborougharts 
-Mixed Media Goddess Weekend @ocncarts 

Always check our Visit Hillsborough calendar for all the happenings!
Spend the weekend with us! 

👉First Fridays at the Mill @ocncarts 
👉Home Tours @ayrmount @classicalamericanhomes 
👉Flushfest @flushfest23 
👉 Eno River Farmers Market @enoriverfarmersmarket 
👉Magic in the Park @ocplnc
👉 Saturday Slowdown @ramblerill 

To see all Hillsborough happenings, head over to our website
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