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Chapel Hill, North Carolina Summer Events Include Festivals, Wine, Beer, BBQ & Gourmet Food Tour!

Weekly Meditation Gathering

March 9th to December 28th, 2011

Location: Integrative Therapies, Greensboro

Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Price: Free

Meditation instills inner peace. It helps to reduce stress and anxiety, enabling your body and mind to relax into a deep sense of well-being. Meditation techniques will be drawn from traditions around the world. They are simple and suitable for all levels.

First Fridays Wine Tastings

June 3rd, 2011

Location: Hillsborough Wine Company

Price: Free but sometimes there may be a small fee

Time: 5 - 7 PM

Life's too short to drink bad wine! We taste thousands of bad wines each year so you don't have to!

Flowering Plant Families

June 4th, 2011 (4 week course)

Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center
100 Old Mason Farm Rd

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Price: $125

This course builds on the information covered in Plant Taxonomy and focuses on the study of plant diversity by targeting twenty major and fairly stable plant families found in NC.

The 10th Annual 10 by 10 Festival in the Triangle

July 8th, 2011

Time: 08:00 PM

Location: The Arts Center
300 E Main St, Carrboro

Price: $10

10 plays, 10 minutes, 10 actors, ONLY 10 bucks! This international festival of new, 10-minute plays brings the very best of the 10-minute format to the Triangle!

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival

August 5th - 6th, 2011

Location: Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Cary, NC

Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM on August 5th
Noon - 6:00 PM on August 6th

Price: $25 - $75

Join us at the festival for a great day of beer sippin', bourbon tasting', music listenin', cigar smokin', and barbeque eatin'. Your admission buys you a sampling glass so you can enjoy an ALL-YOU-CARE -TO-TASTE sampling of beer and bourbon. Some of the best barbeque vendors are on-site if you get hungry and you can also enjoy seminars in the tasting theater and LIVE music all day.

Chapel Hill/ Carrboro Gourmet Food Tour

Saturday, Aug 20th, 2011

Time: 11:00am to 2:00pm

Location: Open Eye Cafe, Carrboro

Price: $42.99

Go behind the scenes of Chapel Hill and Carrboro restaurants to experience where 'farm-to-table' cuisine comes to life. Sample innovative and upscale southern dishes, house-made chocolates, local cheese, made from scratch pie, organic wine, local beer, and more.



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