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UPCOMING EVENTS

Swansboro Mullet Festival

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC, United States

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 […]

Veterans Day Parade

Western Blvd. 375 Western Blvd., Jacksonville, NC, United States

November 5, 10AM, Along Western Blvd, from 444 Western Blvd to Liberty Drive: Come out and show your support for our Nation's troops and Veterans. The parade is hosted by NCOA Downeast Chapter 906.

Veteran’s Day Events

Jacksonville Commons 100 Recreation Lane, Jacksonville, NC, United States

Red, White and Salute! An afternoon of fun, food, music, touch-a-truck displays and more 12 to 4 pm, Jacksonville Commons Recreation Complex, 100 Recreation Ln, Jacksonville, NC. Admission is FREE. Join us for: Red, White and Vroom: This is your chance to feel like a kid again and see curious kids have serious fun interacting and learning […]

Swansboro Christmas Flotilla

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC, United States

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 […]

Swansboro Arts by the Sea

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC, United States

The much-anticipated Swansboro Arts by the Sea Festival is held annually on the second Saturday of June on the waterfront in Downtown Swansboro, North Carolina. From fabulous art and fine crafts to delicious food and wine tasting, this coastal arts and crafts festival has something for everyone. Browse the historic downtown streets of Swansboro as […]

Liberty Festival

Holly Ridge Municipal Park 417 Kraft Street, Holly Ridge, NC, United States

Town of Holly Ridge Liberty Festival - Live Music 🎶 Craft Vendors 🧑‍🎨 Beer Garden 🍻 Kid's zone 🏰 fireworks 🇺🇸 and More!  

Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival

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

The 2023 Sneads Ferry Shrimp Festival is celebrating its 52nd Anniversary!   Enjoy the annual parade, live music, craft vendors, games, children’s activities, fireworks and NC Shrimp fresh off the boat! Visit the website for complete details. Event Facebook Page URL: https://www.facebook.com/SneadsFerryShrimpFestival/

$5 – $25

Coastal Pig-Out BBQ Festival

Onslow Parks & Recreation 1250 Onslow Pines Rd, Jacksonville, NC, United States

Onslow County celebrates its 2nd Annual Coastal Pigout BBQ Festival in Jacksonville, North Carolina. This event is guaranteed to have something for everyone. Come and appreciate the great taste of North Carolina’s BBQ while grooving to the tunes of live bands and so much more

Swansboro by Candlelight

Downtown Swansboro 102 West Church Street, Swansboro, NC, United States

Historic Downtown Swansboro becomes a magical winter wonderland on November 11th, from 5pm to 9pm as the Historic Downtown Merchants host their Annual Swansboro by Candlelight. Luminaries line the streets, shop windows display whimsical scenes, and ribbons & bows put the finishing touches on a journey back to the days of yesteryear. Enjoy live entertainment […]

Christmas Holiday Parade

Western Blvd. 375 Western Blvd., Jacksonville, NC, United States

Parade starts at 9:45am! Road closes down at 9:00am, please find your seats before this time! Every year approximately 15,000 spectators from around the region line the streets along Western […]

Sledgehammer Beach Run

Onslow County Beach Access #2 2950 Island Dr, North Topsail Beach, United States

Take in the views and explore North Topsail Beach while running on the beach in either our Half Marathon, 10k or 5k. Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission is proud to present the "Sledgehammer Race […]

$25 – $65