The Beat Market

Tavern Events


The Beat Market is an exclusively local art market with live local music, organized and curated by Durham Beat. Swing by the tavern with some friends to get a few beers and check out these great local artists & performers.

Featured Vending Artists include:

Cool Boy 36--Cool Boy 36 Makes rare custom garments mostly in the form of workwear, streetwear, and casual fashion.

Cipher Art--handmade, analog mixed media pieces; specializes in reusing old papers, photos, wood, etc.

Bull City Baubles--intricate and unique hand-made wire-wrapped jewelry with stones and crystals sourced from Durham shops or found in nature in Durham.

JoRose--I am an artchemist. Creating representations of the ideas in my head on stages, in costumes, art and other follies.

Slowwjam--I paint abstract, colorful images that are darkly funny and often considered crass/gross. I'm inspired by folklore, fantasy, comic books and the female body. I print, paint, sculpt and use a variety of materials from markers and pencils to spray paint and glitter.

Dirty Consumer--melodramatic expressions of helplessness. Tissues issued at the door.

Music lineup personally curated by local artist (and featured vendor) Cool Boy 36. Performances by: FootRocket, Vespertine - V S P R T N, and Si Fielding

This event is free and open to the public. Come get a beer, hang out, and support your local creatives!