Hickory Oktoberfest - Hickory, NC - Oct 12 to Oct 14, 2018 A three day outdoor festival on the second weekend in October generally attended by more than 100,000 people.
Calabash Oktoberfest - Calabash, NC - Oct 27 to Oct 28, 2018 Activities include Bavarian costume contest, arm wrestling contest, horse drawn carriage, best bier stein contest, and childrens entertainment.
Dtown Oktoberfest - Durham, NC - Nov 2, 2018 Florence Update postponed to 11/2/18 The Little German Band and dancers will entertain with oompah music and dancing.Dont miss the Voracious Rare Beer Festival on Friday night!Pull out the paint, glue gun, and all the fun and spooky accessories you can find. Bring your food coolers, chairs, blankets, pets and kids to this family friendly event. Live music entertainment on 2 stages, plus a kids zone, artisan marketplace, eyecon slot sites 5k run, wine and beer tasting and more.Enjoy sights and sounds of the African-Caribbean at this free weekend festival, held at Pack Square Park.Arts crafts, food vendors, 5K, live music and contests, 3 stages of live music and kids zone mean fun for the whole family!Watch the talented kite fliers on Sunday with performances synchronized double 00 roulette wheel to music.Local breweries, oompah band, Oktoberfest games and food.Make sure guests dress accordinglyyoure sure to have a bloody good time.Held at the Columbus County Fairgrounds.Phoenix Fest - Durham, NC - Oct 6, 2018 17th annual.More than 120 bands over 3 days in downtown Raleigh, offering rock, hip-hop, metal, folk, electronic, experimental, and more, plus an art exhibition and more.Workshops, local musicians, hayrides, food craft vendors, Apple Pie Contest and more.Dress in a tan colored skirt or pair for shorts.While keeping the red lights down low, light some candles and scatter the room with cobwebs to set the mood.Write a Halloween poem using the following words: bat, pumpkin, candy, spooky, night, orange, black, witch, scary, wind.Lafayette Village is designed to resemble a European village with quaint shops, gourmet restaurants and paved walkways.Admission and parking are free!Location: Union Square, Main Ave NW, Hickory, NC 28601 John Blue Cotton Festival - Laurinburg, NC - Oct 13 to Oct 14, 2018 35th annual.
Oak Island Art Guild dragon quest casino Arts Crafts Festival - Oak Island, NC - Sep 1, 2018.
A celebration of persimmon and historic farming, plus live music and demonstrations.
This event offers free admission and benefits the Art Guilds philanthropic activities.
Ayden Collard Festival - Ayden, NC - Sep 6 to Sep 9, 2018.
North Carolina Rice Festival - Leland, NC - Mar 1 to Mar 3, 2019 Florence update postponed until March 1-3, 2019 Rice cooking contest, live music, arts and crafts, art contest, kids play area and a beer garden.