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Rubber Hits the Road this October in Onslow County

Rubber Hits the Road - FB Ad_Blog Post - 9.13.16 REV8

OCTOBER 1st – 8th EVENTS:

Topsail Island Jeep WeekThurs, Sept. 29th – Sun, Oct. 2nd
Topsail Island’s first annual Jeep Week starts on 9/29.  On Saturday, 10/1,  there will be a Jeep Obstacle Course, a fishing tournament and an official “after party” in Surf City, at the Shuckin’ Shack & Oyster Bar.  Sunday will include a Jeep Show & Awards Ceremony.  Get out to Topsail to enjoy the last days of summer and check out all of the action!

Terracross Racing, Sat, Oct. 1st – Sun, Oct. 2nd
The Terracross Championship features the best of off-road, action sport athletes, and celebrities competing on rough, tough and muddy courses complete with obstacles like: rocks, logs, crossover jumps and tight turns. With events televised on CBS Sports, spec Polaris RZR® XP 1000 vehicles, and top athletes from diverse racing backgrounds, Terracross has become one of the premier racing series in the world.  Being held at Northeast Creek Park in Jacksonville.  FREE to military members.  Purchase tickets here.

Mountains to the Coast Ride, Fri, Oct. 7th
Cycle NC is having their annual Mountains to the Coast Ride, and Jacksonville is one of their final stops along the way!  We look forward to welcoming and greeting the group of cyclists that will be camping out at Jacksonville Commons.  If you happen to be at the Swansboro Mullet Festival on Friday night, you might see them as they ride through town.  Be sure to cheer them on as they make their way through Onslow County!

Hot Import Nights, Sat, Oct. 8th
We are very excited to have Hot Import Nights coming to Jacksonville!  Hot Import Nights is the nation’s largest and most unique indoor/outdoor car, music, and pop-culture festivals. The events are attended by thousands of automotive and entertainment enthusiasts each year.  Don’t miss this one! Purchase your tickets here.

Are you a visitor and need a place to stay?  Check out our listings of  hotels and accommodations throughout Onslow County.  We’d love to have you!

 

Onslow County Tourism

Onslow County Tourism

As one of North Carolina’s oldest counties, Onslow County reflects a rich and varied history.  It’s also the proud home of the Marines of Camp Lejeune, New River Air Station, Camp Johnson and Camp Geiger.

The county has been graced with an extraordinary natural beauty: over 30 miles of wide, unspoiled beaches, waters teeming with an abundance of marine life, forests filled with wildlife, and rich farmland to harvest.

Today, you can explore everything from military and historic monuments to beautiful waterways and beaches to friendly spots to eat and play.