We are excited to welcome back special guest, Marley Parker for our April Adventure Friday. As an international photographer and videographer, Marley has traveled to some amazing places -- but things don't always go according to plan. From getting stuck in the ice in Antarctica to getting down Mt. Shasta in white-out conditions, to getting lost in the backcountry of Glacier National Park - join us as Marley shares close calls, hilarious moments, and valuable lessons learned from adventures gone awry.
You’re invited to the first ever SUSTAINABILITY SOCIAL in collaboration with Toad & Co. and local makers we love in honor of EARTH DAY. We're on a mission to prove that living a sustainable life can be bold, badass and - dare we say it - COOL. Toad & Co. is traversing the country in a SWEET ’59 Shasta trailer to celebrate how our community is saving the planet - and they are coming to CARRBORO! Check out local artists and makers, drink good beer, groove to music, and support local organizations working to save the planet.
Join us for a FREE party celebrating 30 years as a Carrboro local, family owned and operated ADVENTURE OUTFITTER! Dance to music from Dylan Earl, a post-country/countrypolitan/twangcore songwriter from Lake Charles, Louisiana currently based out of Arkansas and local legend, Katharine Whalen from the Squirrel Nut Zippers performing a special JAZZ set curated for the TB&C event! Enjoy FREE custom TB&C beer from Vecino, custom TB&C kombucha from Boro Beverage, and the signature TB&C 30th Anniversary Roast from Carrboro Coffee Roasters. Have fun exploring brand booths with family friendly activities and of course sweet SWAG!
Mandy McMenemy completed her thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail this past November: that's 2,190.9 miles in five months! She will be discussing the highs-and-lows of her journey and the transition home after the trail. Mandy will present her photography taken on the trail, show what's in her backpack, and talk about how to plan an adventure of this scale.
We are excited to partner with Extraordinary Ventures and Toad & Co. to bring you a truly out of the ordinary, extraordinary Adventure Friday with a screening of Extraordinary People, a documentary film about autism, community, and meaningful work that explores a solution to the unemployment crisis adults with autism are facing.
Townsend Bertram & Company presents Dixie Rock 30, the longest-running indoor climbing competition in the United States in partnership with Chapel Hill Parks and Recreation. This year we are celebrating 30 years with a little friendly competition at this fun for all ages climbing event.
At TB&C community and passion are two of our core values. Above all we love to support the passions of those in our community, especially our staff. We see TB&C as an incubator for staff ideas that will better our community and world. This month we bring you a special edition of Adventure Friday, Seeds of Change, a night in which you will get to hear three of our wonderful team members talk about the incredible things they are doing to be the change they wish to see in the world. Meet Emmy Johnson, Cambria Whitcomb and Ron Griswell at this unique event to learn about the change they are leading in transgender equality, permaculture gardening, and bridgeing the collegiate adventure gap.
Join us the last Wednesday of every month for a free, all levels hatha yoga class at the shop! No previous yoga experience is necessary for this fun, gentle class that will awaken, strengthen, and stretch your body. Bring a mat if you have one, or borrow from us!