What’s New at Art of Cool Festival
By Durham Chamber of Commerce / Published 04.19.16Back to Feed
AOCFEST has returned for another year, and is chock full of activities to please the whole family. From headliner Terence Blanchard for the smooth jazz fans, to the new school The Internet and Anderson Paak, there are tons of musical artists to fit any musical taste.
For the innovative techies out there, we offer Innovate Your Cool, a conference held to discuss the innovation happening in music and technology. Featuring Terrace Martin, producer of Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly, Grammy winner Rapsody, 9th Wonder, and more, patrons will enjoy round table discussions, interactive panels, workshops and more.
For the kids, Innovate Your Cool offers tailored programming, such as Hip Hopera Spinokio, a Kid’s Cage, and more activities.
In the mood to shop or for a cocktail? No worries, AOCFEST has you covered with JamShopSipRepeat, the shopping party featuring local vendors, restaurants and breweries. Enjoy a drink while you browse the selection of vendors, and enjoy music and celebrity host Bryce Wilson.
Tickets start at just $25 and can be purchased at aocfestival.org. Chamber members can take 255 off day and VIP passes through the end of the month by using the code COOL25.