Abbey Nature Preserve Nature Hike

Abbey Nature Preserve Nature Hike

Jan 31 2023 10:00AM - Jan 31 2022 12:00PM

To celebrate National Hot Chocolate Day and Year of The Trail, join Pender County Parks and Recreation for an easy hike around Abbey Nature Preserve followed by a cup of hot chocolate. This free, family friendly hike is great for all ages. We will meet at the trail entrance at the back of the parking lot. For more information contact us at 910-259-1330.

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The NC Blueberry Festival Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

The NC Blueberry Festival Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Feb 25 2023 8:00AM - Feb 25 2023 11:00AM

The Annual NC Blueberry Festival Pancake and Sausage Breakfast in historic Burgaw NC from 8 AM till 11 in the Burgaw Fire Station 109 N Walker St Burgaw NC 28425. email info@ncblueberryfestival.com for more information. All proceeds benefit the NC Blueberry Festival Scholarship Program.

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247th Anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge

247th Anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge

Feb 25 2023 10:00AM - Feb 25 2023 4:00PM

Join us in commemorating the 247th Anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge. On the weekend of February 25th and 26th, we will be hosting a variety of Living History events. You can tour the battlefield encampments, watch historic weapons demonstrations, and roam through the demonstration area to see a variety of colonial demonstrations. There are interpretive demonstrations of the battle held daily— these are not reenactments, but they show the Patriot perspective of the battle unfolding. After you’re finished exploring the battlefield, be sure to stop by the Visitor Center to check out the exhibits and see the park film. Join us from 10:00 am-4:00 pm each day. This event is FREE!

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247th Anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge

247th Anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge

Feb 26 2023 10:00AM - Feb 26 2023 4:00PM

Join us in commemorating the 247th Anniversary of the Battle of Moores Creek Bridge. On the weekend of February 25th and 26th, we will be hosting a variety of Living History events. You can tour the battlefield encampments, watch historic weapons demonstrations, and roam through the demonstration area to see a variety of colonial demonstrations. There are interpretive demonstrations of the battle held daily— these are not reenactments, but they show the Patriot perspective of the battle unfolding. After you’re finished exploring the battlefield, be sure to stop by the Visitor Center to check out the exhibits and see the park film. Join us from 10:00 am-4:00 pm each day. This event is FREE!

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Surf City Expo

Surf City Expo

Mar 4 2023 10:00AM - Mar 4 2023 2:00PM

Are you a small business owner, an entrepreneur, or a local artisan? If so, Surf City invites you to participate as a vendor at their annual Surf City Expo at the Community Center! Surf City Parks, Recreation & Tourism proudly presents The Expo! Join them for a day of shopping and door prizes from local businesses! Vendor Categories include Beauty, Education, Fitness, Health Services, Home Decor, Jewelry, and much more! Expo at the Community Center Saturday, March 4, 2023 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 201 Community Center Dr, Surf City, NC 28445 Questions? Contact events@surfcitync.gov today.

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Poplar Grove Herb and Garden Fair

Poplar Grove Herb and Garden Fair

Apr 1 2023 9:00AM - Apr 1 2023 5:00PM

Poplar Grove’s 31st Annual Herb and Garden Fair! Mark the beginning of Spring with a 2-day event featuring some of our state’s best herb and plant vendors as well as local artisans and crafters! There will also be lots of food, concessions, and activities for the kids! The show runs Saturday, from 9-5, and Sunday, from 10-4. Admission is $5.00 and includes a raffle ticket for goodies donated by our talented vendors, all proceeds benefit the conservation and preservation of Historical Poplar Grove Plantation. Located in the Scotts Hill area right on the Pender/New Hanover line. For more info please visit our website. For vendor or other information please contact Suzette Cooper-Hawley at suzette@poplargrove.org.

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Poplar Grove Herb and Garden Fair

Poplar Grove Herb and Garden Fair

Apr 2 2023 10:00AM - Apr 2 2023 4:00PM

Poplar Grove’s 31st Annual Herb and Garden Fair! Mark the beginning of Spring with a 2-day event featuring some of our state’s best herb and plant vendors as well as local artisans and crafters! There will also be lots of food, concessions, and activities for the kids! The show runs Saturday, from 9-5, and Sunday, from 10-4. Admission is $5.00 and includes a raffle ticket for goodies donated by our talented vendors, all proceeds benefit the conservation and preservation of Historical Poplar Grove Plantation. Located in the Scotts Hill area right on the Pender/New Hanover line. The grounds of Poplar Grove will be filled with a wonderful selection of locally grown plants of all types – herbs, perennials, annuals, hanging baskets, shrubs, native plants, vegetable starts, and houseplants, plus garden art & accessories, herbal & all-natural products, artisan crafts & local foods. For more info please visit our website. For vendor or other information please contact Suzette Cooper-Hawley at suzette@poplargrove.org.

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Surf City Easter Egg Hunt

Surf City Easter Egg Hunt

Apr 8 2023 10:00AM - Apr 8 2023 12:00PM

Join Surf City Parks, Recreation & Tourism for a fun-filled Saturday. There will be six different age groups hunting at three different times. Be sure to arrive early and don’t forget your basket.

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Pender County Business Expo

Pender County Business Expo

Apr 20 2023 10:00AM - Apr 20 2023 4:00PM

Pender County’s 1st Annual Business Expo will provide an opportunity to showcase your business and products all in one place. We invite you to participate as we promote everything our county has to offer! The event is open to all businesses and area Chamber Members. This one-day event will allow networking with a vendor trade show for businesses to market and sell their products and services.

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Turn Our Town Blue

Turn Our Town Blue

Jun 1 2023 8:00AM - Jun 30 2023 6:00PM

It's almost Blueberry time! 💙 The North Carolina Blueberry Festival is just around the corner and the Town of Burgaw wants to have a little fun since they are the host of the festival each year! Let’s show our excitement for the festival by turning our town blue during the month of June! We encourage residents and business owners to decorate their houses and businesses with all things blue- bows, flags, lights, banners, blueberry decor, and more! Start planning now for turning Our Town Blue 2022!

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North Carolina Blueberry Festival

North Carolina Blueberry Festival

Jun 16 2023 11:00AM - Jun 16 2023 10:00PM

The North Carolina Blueberry Festival is a great source of local pride, with the entire community involved in promoting Burgaw to the world in its finest shade of blue. On Friday be the first to purchase fresh blueberries from local farms and eat a fresh BBQ sandwich made by our BBQ Cook-Off contestants starting at 11 am until supplies last. Fill the rest of your day by shopping downtown Burgaw for special Blueberry décor, gifts, and food all created and sold by our hometown merchants. Cap off your first night in Blueberry Town by enjoying live music and the beer and wine tent.

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North Carolina Blueberry Festival

North Carolina Blueberry Festival

Jun 17 2023 9:00AM - Jun 17 2023 10:00PM

The North Carolina Blueberry Festival is a great source of local pride, with the entire community involved in promoting Burgaw to the world in its finest shade of blue. The North Carolina Blueberry Festival is a great source of local pride, with the entire community involved in promoting Burgaw to the world in its finest shade of blue. On Friday be the first to purchase fresh blueberries from local farms and eat a fresh BBQ sandwich made by our BBQ Cook-Off contestants starting at 11 am until supplies last. Fill the rest of your day by shopping downtown Burgaw for special Blueberry décor, gifts, and food all created and sold by our hometown merchants. Cap off your first night in Blueberry Town by enjoying live music and the beer and wine tent. Saturday get up bright and early and join the crowd for a 7 am 5K/1 Mile Fun Run/Walk or the 8 am Tour De Blueberry Bike Ride. The festival grounds open at 9 am with tons of vendors selling food, homemade décor, jewelry, gifts, leatherwork, woodwork, candles, soaps and so much more! There will also be a kid's area with rides, games, and entertainment. The main stage will have live music all day from local groups and bands including Eastern NC favorites. For a complete schedule of events and times please make sure to visit our website!

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Ocean City Jazz Festival

Ocean City Jazz Festival

Jun 30 2023 3:55PM - Jul 2 2023 6:00PM

Join the Ocean City Jazz Festival in its mission to present the gold standard of jazz by producing a showcase event that raises an appreciation of the genre of jazz, fosters economic growth, unites artists and attendees, and inspires a new generation culturally through the history of the Ocean City Beach Community

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2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 6 2023 6:00PM - Oct 6 2023 8:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 6 2023 8:00PM - Oct 6 2023 10:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
OCEAN FEST

OCEAN FEST

Oct 13 2023 4:00PM - Oct 13 2023 10:00PM

OCEAN FEST celebrates Surf City, NC’s wave-riding heritage while providing a fun, free event where everyone can enjoy live music, food and drink, and learn about ways to protect our favorite thing in the world: THE OCEAN. Award-winning, nonprofit eco/surf/arts/music festival.

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2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 13 2023 6:00PM - Oct 13 2023 8:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 13 2023 8:00PM - Oct 13 2023 10:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 14 2023 8:00AM - Oct 14 2023 10:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 20 2023 6:00PM - Oct 20 2023 8:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 20 2023 8:00PM - Oct 20 2023 10:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 27 2023 6:00PM - Oct 27 2023 8:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

2023 PARANORMAL GHOST TOURS

Oct 27 2023 8:00PM - Oct 27 2023 10:00PM

For four weekends in October, Poplar Grove presents an evening to perchance be visited by its parade of spirits. Haunts, or haints, of all ages from the Colonial period through the 20th century, continue to hover in and around the manor house, tenant house, and grounds. There are lots of true stories of the Foy family household haints to share. Tours are limited to 16-20 persons; tickets are $25 (plus taxes and fees) for a 1.5 hour tour. Tour times are at 6 pm & 8 pm. Come search with us! Cameras and other paranormal equipment are permitted. No guarantee of ghost activity. They stir at their own leisure. Accepting Online Ticket Reservations Only.

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/paranormalghosttours/
Goosebumps in the Grove

Goosebumps in the Grove

Oct 28 2023 10:00AM - Oct 28 2023 5:00PM

GooseBumps in the Grove, a day-time Halloween Gift Show & Carnival for all those young at heart and full of verve. $5.00 admission, ages 2+ up. This weekend event will feature 75 artisan vendors, food trucks, trick or treating for the kids, carnival games & prizes, and a little spooktacular fun, so come on out & get ready for a few treats and a few e-e-e-ks! Don’t forget, your admission includes: Trick or Treating with the Vendors, PG Witches Candy Chute, Vintage Carnival Games, Mr. Mark’s Monster Mash Sing-A-Long, Halloween Vignette Photo Ops, Mr. Twister’s Fabulous Balloon Creations For an additional $5, walk through the main floor of the Haunted Mansion

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/goosebumpsinthegrove/
Goosebumps in the Grove

Goosebumps in the Grove

Oct 29 2023 10:00AM - Oct 29 2023 4:00PM

GooseBumps in the Grove, a day-time Halloween Gift Show & Carnival for all those young at heart and full of verve. $5.00 admission, ages 2+ up. This weekend event will feature 75 artisan vendors, food trucks, trick or treating for the kids, carnival games & prizes, and a little spooktacular fun, so come on out & get ready for a few treats and a few e-e-e-ks! Don’t forget, your admission includes: Trick or Treating with the Vendors, PG Witches Candy Chute, Vintage Carnival Games, Mr. Mark’s Monster Mash Sing-A-Long, Halloween Vignette Photo Ops, Mr. Twister’s Fabulous Balloon Creations For an additional $5, walk through the main floor of the Haunted Mansion

View Location | More Info | http://poplargrove.org/festivals/goosebumpsinthegrove/
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