October 3rd-5th- NC Seafood Festival
The NC Seafood Festival returns to Downtown Morehead City! Enjoy food, shopping, live music and more! Don't miss out on the boat shows, fishing tournaments, Flounder Fling, or the Sailing Reggatta! More info at ncseafoodfestival.org!!
October 4th- Cures for the Colors- Wilson 5k Glow Run
Southeastern Cancer Care Cures for the Colors is a non-profit agency geared toward assisting cancer patients in Eastern NC that are currently receiving radiation and/or chemotherapy. All proceeds raised will assist patients with paying for medications, gas, food, and various other expenses. More info at http://www.active.com/Wilson-nc/running/cures-for-the-colors-glow-run-2014 .
October 11th-12th - New Bern's MumFest
New Bern's MumFest is the combination of family fun, entertainment, attractions, exhibitors and savory foods in the beautifully restored setting of downtown New Bern and its waterfront, is enjoyed by more than 90,000 festival-goers every fall. Get more details at mumfest.com.
October 14th- 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band Fall Concert at Tryon Palace
Bring you blankets, lawn chairs, and a picnic and join us on Tryon Palace's South Lawn for a free evening of music starting at 7PM. Concert is free and open to the public!
October 25th - Jacksonville OktoberFest
A day of family fun including live music, children activities, amusement rides and games, food and beverage court, beer garden and mouthwatering bratwurst, arts and crafts, vendors, exhibits and a veterans services area. Attendance over 8,000 and more than 120 vendors.
December 14th- Craven Smart Start's Holiday Hustle 5k
Craven Smart Start will be hosting the "Holiday Hustle." The hustle will offer several run options including the Jingle Bell Jog 5k, Tinsel 10k and the 1 Mile Santa's Family Fun Run. This event will begin at Union Point Park at 8:00am. Join us in "Giving Kids a Running Start!" Registration is $25 per person. Deadline to register is November 14th and all who register will receive a t-shirt. To register visit www.CravenSmartStart.org.