Downtown Begins Here
The Plaza @ 140 West Franklin Street is a Place for Everyone! A visit to Chapel Hill means world-class performances, indie music and top-notch opportunities to stimulate your senses with visual and performing arts.The Plaza @ 140 West Franklin Street is downtown Chapel Hill's newest music and arts venue that will feature a live Music and Arts Series each week during the spring and fall. Downtown residents, families and young professionals are encouraged to bring their lawn chairs to the Plaza, relax and enjoy live music just a few steps away.
The Plaza will also feature monthly Festivals and Events, as we close down Church Street to host a live stage and numerous cultural arts and community exhibits. A full line-up of festivals and events are presented by Chapel Hill's Parks & Recreation, RAM Development, and the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership.
While you're downtown enjoy the Dining & Shopping Experiences located at 140 West Franklin too.
Get up to date event information from our weather hotline: Just call 919-932-0408.