Activities and events for our sister cities are handled through the non-profit organization, Sister Cities of Durham, Inc.
Sister Cities of Durham promotes international friendship, intercultural understanding, and economic development with exchange programs in the areas of Education, the Arts, Medicine, Local Government, Business, and Environment.
The major program is the Annual Festival of Nations, a virtual festival beginning on October 17 at 9 a.m., and continuing to November 30. The Festival features our 9 Sister Cities and 18 other countries connected to Durham. Learn more and participate on the event website.