Dive into the Vibrant Culture of the Pacific - North Carolina Pacific Arts Festival

Event Details
Onslow County Fairgrounds
146 Broadhurst Road
Jacksonville, NC 28540
United States
Pricing/Ticket Info
FREE entry
Event Dates and Times
Time Zone (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Dive into the Vibrant Culture of the Pacific at the North Carolina Pacific Arts Festival

This summer, prepare to be swept away by the vibrant and spirited celebration at the North Carolina Pacific Arts Festival. Scheduled for June 28th and 29th, 2024, this much-anticipated event will transform the Onslow County Fairgrounds in Jacksonville, NC, into a bustling hub of Pacific Island culture, music, and art.

Experience Unmatched Cultural Festivities
The festival, now a cornerstone event in North Carolina, promises an enriching two-day experience that brings the rich traditions of the Pacific Islands right to your doorstep. With activities starting from the early hours and stretching into the enchanting summer evenings, there's something for everyone. From thrilling live band performances to engaging crowd participation events, the festival atmosphere will be electric, filled with the sounds and rhythms of the islands.

Delight in Diverse Performances and Workshops
Prepare to be mesmerized by a lineup of spectacular dance and musical performances showcasing the diverse heritage of the Pacific, Polynesian, Micronesian, and Melanesian Islands. The festival is not just a place to observe but to actively participate. Join in dance workshops, learn the intricate movements of traditional Pacific dances, or simply soak in the melodic tunes that fill the air.

Savor the Tastes and Crafts of the Pacific
No cultural festival is complete without the chance to indulge in authentic, delicious food and unique crafts. Explore an array of food vendors offering everything from savory bites to sweet treats, all bursting with flavors from the islands. Browse through the craft stalls featuring handmade artifacts, jewelry, and art pieces—perfect for taking a piece of the Pacific home with you.

Family-Friendly Environment
The festival is designed to be a family-friendly event. Admission and parking are free, and guests are encouraged to bring tents, chairs, coolers, and blankets to make the most of their visit. While you relax and enjoy the festivities, children can partake in various fun and safe activities tailored just for them.

Plan Your Visit
With the venue located at 146 Broadhurst Road, Jacksonville, make sure to book your stay at the nearby Clarion Pointe Jacksonville, where rooms have been specially reserved for festival-goers. Take the opportunity to explore Jacksonville, with additional information on local attractions readily available to ensure your visit is packed with excitement and new experiences.

The North Carolina Pacific Arts Festival not only entertains but educates and fosters a deeper understanding and appreciation of the Pacific Islands' cultures. It's more than just a festival; it's a vibrant celebration of life, culture, and community. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty and tradition of the Pacific right here in North Carolina. We can't wait to welcome you to a world of discovery and enjoyment this June!

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