At Unscripted Durham, we’re getting ready for the holiday season with festive gatherings and happenings that bring our community together. We will be hosting several events including a pre-Thanksgiving party featuring our seasonal hot cocktail menu, series of Christmas Classics Movie night through the month of December, and community drives to launch the holiday season. The series of events will begin on November 21st and end with the final showing of a Christmas movie on December 28th. Whether it’s your first visit to Unscripted Durham or you’re a part of the local community, come join us for one or all of our holiday events.

  1. Cocktails and spectacular conversations!
    We are creating the perfect cocktail party to ease you into your holiday social calendar. With an introduction to our special seasonal cocktail menu, you will be more than ready to lead the way and engage in fabulous dinner conversations through the holidays. Join us for the Pre-Feast Fest, on Wednesday, November 21st. Entry to event is free. Please RSVP to the event here.
  2. Donate and celebrate events!
    Food drive: During the month of November and December, Unscripted organized a food drive which will be donated to the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina (CENC) We will be matching every pound of donated food with one dollar, up to $500, which Unscripted will donate to CENC.Bring 3 cans of food, and you will receive 1 invite to our Ugly Sweater Christmas Party, featuring a live DJ, and an ugly sweater competition, with the winner receiving one night’s stay at Unscripted, along with a $50 dining credit. Each person who donated food will receive a complimentary cocktail at the party.

    Please drop off your donations at the hotel, and we will weigh the food, and present the check to CENC representatives at the Ugly Sweater Christmas Party on December 21st.

  3. Toy drive: Unscripted will be collecting toy donations for Toy for Tots during the month of December. Please participate to provide gifts for children in need!
  4. Shop and benefit No More charity: In conjunction with our Cyber Sale on Black Friday, Dream Hotel Group and the hotels in our portfolio will be donating a portion of reservations, booked via our Cyber sale, to benefit No More (, a charity organization created to end domestic violence. In addition, a special complementary cocktail will be served to each person who donates to this worthy organization.
  5.  Cozy movie nights!
    Every Wednesday in December, is Christmas Classics Movie night at Unscripted Durham. We will be showing classic Christmas movies in The Studio, our lobby lounge. If you bring 3 cans of food to donate to the food drive on movie night, you will receive unlimited popcorn and a mug of delicious hot coco.


We hope you’ll join us for our festive gatherings and activities at Unscripted Durham this holiday season. For more information, visit our website. We look forward to seeing you at our events from November 21st  – December 26th!