The Pinhook is a casual nightclub hosting an eclectic crowd for local bands, DJs, open-mike nights, karaoke, and trivia. The venue has been Durham's primary nightclub for dance parties, bands, music, basic chilling, and collaborative or creative events for over ten years. The Pinhook hosts Dead Prez, The Mountain Goats, Sylvan Esso, The Blow, EMA, Big Freedia, Titus Andronicus, Hiss Golden Messenger, Jens Lekman, Le1f, and more. The venue is a secure place for LGBTQ folks, POC groups, punks, cyclists, trivia nerds, lawyers, and almost everyone else. Pinhook's doors are open every day, doing something different. The club also has a photo booth, and also there is a Pizza place upstairs (Pie Pushers Baby). The Pinhook also provides their space for rent, meetings, events, and even movies. Just let them know what you'd like to do here.