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Swansboro Mullet Festival

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC

Mmm, mmm, mullet! Whether you prefer fried, broiled, grilled, smoked or stewed, you can get mullet any way you like it at the annual Mullet Festival of Swansboro. The festival began in 1954 and is the oldest festival in the Crystal Coast. The Mullet Festival is a street fair featuring arts and crafts vendors, a […]

Onslow Oktoberfest

Riverwalk Crossing Park 421 Court Street, Jacksonville, NC

"Onslow Oktoberfest" is held at Riverwalk Crossing Park in Jacksonville, North Carolina in Onslow County. Join the festivities of this two day event for live music, brews, brats and more! Event Facebook Page URL: https://www.facebook.com/OnslowOktoberfest

Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival

Sneads Ferry Community Center 126 Park Lane, Sneads Ferry, NC

The 2022 Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival is celebrating its 51st Anniversary!   Enjoy the annual parade, live music, craft vendors, games, children’s activities, fireworks and NC Shrimp fresh off the boat! Friday, 10/21 - Come out for an evening of live music starting at 5 pm. Saturday, 10/22 - The day begins at 9 am with […]

Onslow Veterans Pow Wow

American Legion 146 Broadhurst Road, Jacksonville, NC

Celebrating current and past servicemen and women through Native American culture. The Onslow Veterans Pow Wow serves to provide a cultural experience for residents of Onslow County, and adjoining communities to observe, participate, and learn from a broad representation of Native American tribes. Facebook Event Page URL: Onslow Veterans Pow Wow

Swansboro by Candlelight

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC

Start your holiday season off with a candlelight celebration like no other! Sip a cup of hot cider as you stroll through historic downtown Swansboro and delight in the streets lined with luminaires, shop windows decorated in whimsical scenes and storefronts adorned with beautiful ribbons and bows. Enjoy live entertainment in the town square and dinner along […]

Christmas Holiday Parade

Western Blvd. 375 Western Blvd., Jacksonville, NC

Come join the Chamber for this kick off event to the holidays on Western Blvd. in Jacksonville, NC from 9:45 am - 12 pm.  The 12 Days of Christmas Holiday Parade will be Saturday November 20th at 9:45am. The Parade will travel from Coastal Carolina Community College to Brynn Marr Dr. Get there before 9:00am […]

Swansboro Christmas Flotilla

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC

The Swansboro Christmas Flotilla is a time-honored tradition and fun for the whole family! At dusk, on the Friday after Thanksgiving, gather along Swansboro’s waterfront and watch the spectacular parade of lights down the White Oak River. Music will fill the air and you can enjoy treats, such as funnel cakes, cider and hot cocoa […]

Jacksonville Winterfest Artisan Market

Jacksonville Commons 100 Recreation Lane, Jacksonville, NC

Winterfest Artisan Market: The show will feature artisans and crafters from all areas of North Carolina, providing you a chance to do some holiday shopping! Finish up your holiday shopping with us and bring the kids for some fun activities. December 2nd 5-8pm December 3rd 10-6pm* Cookie Contest/Upcycled Art Contest December 4th 12-5pm* Pet Photos […]

Jacksonville Winterfest

Riverwalk Crossing Park 421 Court Street, Jacksonville, NC

Winterfest activities: December 3rd from 1-6 pm - Family Festival at Riverwalk Crossing Park Don't miss out on this festive family event. Sledding l Ice Skating | Santa’s Arrival at Riverwalk! | Visit Santa (Bring a Camera!) | Candy Shoppe at Kerr St Rec Center | Live Musical Entertainment | Children’s Activities  | Reindeer Games […]

Ocean City Jazz Festival

Ocean City Jazz Festival 100 Carver Street, North Topsail Beach, NC

The festival will celebrate its 12th year of existence, which was created to commemorate the anniversary of the founding of the Ocean City Community in 1949, which was the first area developed for African-Americans to purchase and own coastal property in North Carolina, 15 years before the Civil Rights Act. The Ocean City Jazz Festival […]