Reconnect at Year-Round Events

Meet up with friends and family for a variety of events held year-round at Kure Beach, including the Boogie in the Park free concert series and the Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival. Check out the events calendar and take your pick of concerts, music festivals, and fishing tournaments. Witness authentic historical re-enactments at the Fort Fisher Historic Site, take part in thrilling dive shows and animal encounters at the North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher, participate in a high-flying kite festival on the beach, join costumed characters for storytime by the sea or get swept up in the joy of our Island of Lights holiday celebrations. For such a small town, Kure Beach has a multitude of big-time events to enjoy.

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Groove to the tunes at a beach music festival, soar high at a kite fest where all shapes and sizes fill the sky and feast at a seafood, blues and jazz festival.