Art of Cool Festival 2019

The Art of Cool Festival is a remix of a Black American Music festival that fuses forward-thinking Jazz, alternative Soul and mature Hip hop greats over the course of a dope, culture-filled weekend. celebrating its 6th year of music, AOCfest 2019 will attract over 15,000 attendees from all over the nation to converge on the downtown Durham footprint. enjoy stellar music performances, engaging panel discussions, local artisan vendors and food trucks offering the region’s best culinary bites. with AOCFEST, its all love.


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Sep 27 2019 - Sep 29 2019




Durham bulls athletic park, Carolina theatre, motorco, durham armory, pinhook, psi theater, and other downtown Durham venues

2 responses to “Art of Cool Festival 2019”

  1. Deborah says:

    Exactly when/if this event will occur. Social media shows two different dates, one in April and one in September 2019. Which month will festival be held? On what platform will festival be announced? Enjoyed last year’s festival and plan to attend 2019. Thanks for your response.

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