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140 West Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC

919-968-2784

Live and Local Series in downtown Chapel Hill, featuring live music and arts performances, on the Plaza at 140 West Franklin, in downtown Chapel Hill. Downtown Begins Here. The Plaza at 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

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Live Events on the Plaza


One Man Band
Oct
17
6:00 pm18:00

One Man Band

  • The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin Street

Whether you are in the mood for Sweet Caroline or Baby Got Back, the one man band that is Adam Pitts will bring you pure joy.  (Pop Rock / R&B)

 

2nd Friday Art Walk: Painting The Plaza
Oct
10
6:00 pm18:00

2nd Friday Art Walk: Painting The Plaza

  • The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin Street

2nd Friday Art Walk will find Dan Nelson creating a painting live of the Plaza throughout the evening.  This interactive experience will include an opportunity for everyone to paint their own watercolor at the event.

One Guitar, One Voice
Oct
3
6:00 pm18:00

One Guitar, One Voice

  • The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin Street

As simple as it sounds, Eric Scholz will tickle your earbuds with his voice and acoustic guitar.  Fresh, genuine and a treat for all ages! (Americana / Rock / Blues)

Get Your Groove On!
Sep
26
6:00 pm18:00

Get Your Groove On!

  • The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin Street

Get down with Chit Nasty & the UNC Kamikazi Dance Team.  As a graduate of Berklee School of Music and the Durham School of the Arts, Chit Nasty is a paino virtuoso.  (Funk / Soul)  

UNC Kamikazi Dance Team was the first co-ed dance team at UNC-Chapel Hill. The team’s is a diversity-oriented, unified dance team, committed to highly-practiced routines and they perform a variety of dance styles: hip hop, jazz, break dancing, popping, locking, and more!

Swang Into The Fall Series
Sep
19
6:00 pm18:00

Swang Into The Fall Series

  • The Plaza at 140 W. Franklin Street

A three-piece outfit, The Swang Brothers play American music from the 50s and 60s, combining a heady mix of traditional country, rockabilly pop and blues. Click to learn more about The Swang Brothers

Matt Phillips & the Philharmonic
Aug
21
6:30 pm18:30

Matt Phillips & the Philharmonic

  • 140 West Franklin Plaza

Join us for a Thursday evening of live & local music on the plaza courtesy of Matt Phillips & the Philharmonic. Bring your lawn chair, family, friends, coworker, and anyone we left out to this free event! 

Capital Transit Jazz Ensemble
May
30
6:00 pm18:00

Capital Transit Jazz Ensemble

  • The Plaza @ 140 West Franklin

The Live and Local, Music and Art on the Plaza continues in its spring series with musical performances by Capital Transit.

Gregg Gelb’s Jazz Quartet
May
23
6:00 pm18:00

Gregg Gelb’s Jazz Quartet

  • The Plaza @ 140 West Franklin Street

The Live and Local, Music and Art on the Plaza continues in its spring series with the talents of Gregg Gelb’s jazz trio.

2nd Friday Art Walk with Justin Tornow and COMPANY
May
9
6:00 pm18:00

2nd Friday Art Walk with Justin Tornow and COMPANY

  • The Plaza @ 140 West Franklin Street

The Live and Local, Music and Art on the Plaza continues its spring series in partnership with the 2nd Friday Art walk. Justin Tornow and COMPANY will present a site specific movement installation.