Five must-see shows happening in Raleigh, Durham for October

Bruno Mars brings the 24K Magic World Tour to Raleigh.Getty Images

It’s another big entertainment month in the Triangle, with heavy-hitters like Bruno Mars (enter to win tickets!) and David Sedaris scheduled to make stops.

Here’s five must-see shows for this month.

Kid Cudi – Oct. 11 | Red Hat Amphitheater

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Kid Cudi // Getty Images

YES. Seeing Kid Cudi live will be super dope. Plus there’s rumors he and Kanye are working on something. Hmm… | Tickets

Bruno Mars — Oct. 12 | PNC Arena

Bruno Mars concert and show in Raleigh.
Bruno Mars // Getty Images

The 24K Magic World Tour is coming to Raleigh at PNC Area Oct. 12. And fans should be in for a treat if he shows out like the last time he was in Raleigh. Plus we’re giving away tickets! Enter here! 😊😄

David Sedaris — Oct. 23 | Memorial Auditorium

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David Sedaris. // Ingrid Christie via Little, Brown.

Author, playwright and humorist David Sedaris needs no introduction, especially in his hometown of Raleigh. But we’ll give him one anyway. He’s the recipient of the Thurber Prize for American Humor, a longtime contributor to NPR and The New Yorker magazine, and he has penned a half-dozen plays with his sister, actress and writer Amy Sedaris. | Tickets

DeRay Davis – Oct. 26-29 | Goodnights Comedy Club

DeRay Davis performs a show in Raleigh.
DeRay Davis. //Getty Images.

You’ve seen comedian DeRay Davis in the “Barbershop” films, “Semi-Pro” and “21 Jump Street.” Now see him live in Raleigh. | Tickets

Jeezy — Oct. 27 | DPAC

Jeezy plays a show in Durham.
Jeezy. // Getty Images.

Fellow NCCU Eagles, this is for you. Jeezy will perform at the Durham Performing Arts Center for the NC Central homecoming concert. Plus Juvenile is scheduled to perform. | Tickets

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