The inaugural Bull City Summit (BCS), the Southeast's new showcase festival and business conference celebrating innovation in Music, Art, Science, and Technology, announces its return this September 15-17 throughout downtown Durham, NC! Calling all creatives, musicians, artists, entrepreneurs, scientists, and futurists alike...BCS applications for Music, Art, Science and Technology showcases are now open, there is no fee to apply, and we're so excited to have you participate in new panels, showcases, and industry events this Fall!
BCS showcase application deadline is July 29th 11:59 ET. Approved applicants will be contacted directly with showcase confirmation and details.
A new U.S. music showcase festival, Bull City Summit (BCS) will feature emerging live, solo, and DJ acts from around North Carolina, the Southeast, and beyond, with an emphasis on music export and domestic artist development. Confirmed BCS bands and artists will showcase for and network with invited music industry leaders, talent agents, art curators and media representatives.
Music showcase applications are open to all genres. Information and booking details including BCS showcase time and location will be sent to confirmed BCS showcasing artists directly.
Photography, Contemporary Art, Visual Arts, Digital & Video, NFTs, Building Projections, Performance Art, and more - we invite all creative illusionists to Durham to showcase, host an installation, sell their work, and connect with invited BCS Art Curators and Galleries.
BCS highlights academics who contribute to moving humanity forward through truth, research, and data, to present papers and research presentations across multiple disciplines. Applications are now open to present and showcase companies and organizations in Blockchain & Cryptocurrency, Artificial Intelligence, Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Digital Health, Esports, and more.
On Friday June 24, Bull City Summit (BCS) and Love Tito's presents a free local and emerging arts and music showcase at Durham Central Park.
June 24: 6pm - 10pm
Durham Central Park: 501 Foster Street, Durham, NC
FREE! All Ages!
BCS Arts Grant Program Grant Winners
Live art installations by the winners of the BCS Spring 2022 Arts Grant Program presented by Love, Tito's, awarded by The Durham Arts Council.
Twinkly Music's Digital Art Installation
A live electronic music and programmed art light installation, presented by Twinkly and Foster On The Park.
Key To The Bull City NFT
BCS unveils its inaugural Key To The Bull City NFT and token, powered by Fanaply.
Plus food trucks, local vendors, and more!
In a shared mission to shine a light on these and other stories, BCS has launched the Bull City Summit Podcast with founding festival partner, Earfluence, a full-service podcast production agency with studios at Durham's American Underground and in Raleigh at Raleigh Founded.
Episode 5: What Happened With Bull City Summit?!In the latest episode of the BCS podcast, Bull City Summit co-founder and Executive Producer Parag Bhandari explains the partial rescheduling of the initial March event. The music happened and was amazing, but the daytime panels were pushed back. As the BCS team reimagine the event, find out what's going on this Summer and the return of Bull City Summit, September 15-17!
Episode 6: David Baird, Founder & CEO, GigmorThe emergence of the independent live music booking marketplace, powered by Gigmor.(Airs June 15)
Episode 7: Tlee Cooper, Founder & CEO, ZroverseThe BCS Podcast interviews Tlee Cooper, who is pioneering metaverse-built artificial retail experiences through her startup, Zroverse.(Airs June 22)
(pre-sale pricing valid through July 5 11:59 EST)
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Bull City Summit (BCS) will be doing its part to protect our guests and festival attendees and minimize risk and spread of Covid-19. To that effect, all local, state, and/or federal health guidelines and/or regulations will be enforced by BCS and our venues. This may include but is not limited to: