GET THE APP

Our mobile app has everything you need to know about the festival: events, showtimes, who to shop with, directions and more. Hit the link below to install it from the Google Play or App Store.

DEEP WAVE
DAY PARTY

Enjoy family-friendly performances from local acts, shop from local vendors at our Durag Market, food and more.

DURAG
HALL OF FAME

Drop in to experience our Durag Hall of Fame art installation curated by BLK MRKT and in partnership with Blumenthal Performing Arts Center. Catch performances from 2pm - 5pm or stop by in the evening to see the installation that will be illuminated at night.

DU AFTER DARK:
ADULT SWIM

The crème de la crème of Durag Fest happens at Du After Dark: Adult Swim. Drip Walk (fashion show), Wave Check and after party all happens here. Grab a drink at the bar and dance all night with our music lineup.

SHOP

FAQs

Durag Fest is an annual festival celebrating Juneteenth. This year Durag Fest will happen on Juneteenth holiday, Saturday, June 19, 2021. 

Durag Fest is happening in three locations near/in Uptown Charlotte, NC USA. Download the app for the most up to date information on all activities and their locations for Durag Fest.

Our Durag Market will be taking place exclusively at our Deep Wave Day Party. Download the app for the most up to date information on all activities and their locations for Durag Fest.

Use this link to download the app on your phone. If you're on desktop, click here to get a text message sent to your phone to download the app.

Wave Check will happen at Du After Dark: Adult Swim held at Camp North End. Download the app for the exact time and updates on all Durag Fest events.

Usually no, but this year it is. Post-pandemic we just want to see your beautiful faces. We are requiring that people grab tickets. You can hit the big "BUY TICKETS' button on the site to get yours. Tickets are all donation tickets meaning you pay us what you wish. We appreciate your suport.

Of course you can. This year we have three locations that are all kid-friendly. Du After Dark: Adult Swim will have alcoholic beverages and music more suitable for adult audiences. You can always pop in and out and enjoy the full Camp North End campus where Du After Dark will be held. Download the app for more details on all activities taking place during Durag Fest.

Durage Fest will continue to comply with all federal and North Carolina state mandates regarding COVID-19.