East Backyard Quad


East Campus

Outdoor Space Uses

Concerts Fairs Performances Social Events



Often called simply "the Backyard," this space includes the area between the Southgate, Gilbert-Addoms, Blackwell, Bell Tower and Randolph residence halls. It features a few grills, tables, and seating, making for a great outdoor gathering space.


There is no charge to the Duke Community for this space at this time.

Outdoor Space Information

Reservation request must receive approval from CES and Grounds before being approved.

Charcoal girlls can be rented from Conference and Event Services at a charge. Please contact eventservices@duke.edu at least 7 days in advance with your request.