Hard to believe it’s already Memorial Day weekend! While you’re enjoying your weekend please remember the reason we celebrate Memorial Day and take a moment to remember and honor those who have given their all for our freedoms.

Thursday May 22

Legos in the Library

Kids ages K – 5 are invited to create Lego structures that meet different challenges each session.  Main Library Downtown and pre-registration is required. 910.798.6303 3:30p ~ 4:30p

Big Dawg 24 Hour Playfest

Teams of 4-6 actors write, rehearse and perform an original 1 act play. Thursday and Friday are adult teams 18 and up. Saturday and Sunday youth teams ages 10 – 17.  Performances at 8 p on Friday and 3p on Sunday. 613 Castle Street.

Friday May 23

Music on the Town Concert

Tonight it’s Southern and classic rock by Jam Sandwich!  Bring your chairs, blankets and coolers!  Kids will enjoy the three bounce houses, cotton candy and snow cones. 6p ~ 9p. Mayfaire Town Center

Downtown Sundown Concert

This week enjoy Rolling Stones tribute band, Satisfaction.  Wine & beer for sale; no coolers, outside beverages or dogs.  Riverfront Park Water Street at Princess. 6p ~ 10p.

Shakespeare on the Green

22nd season of Shakespeare on the Green kicks off with As You Like It performed by theShakespeare Youth Company.  Greenfield Lake Amphitheater  1941 Amphitheater Drive. Performances are Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 8p. 


Saturday May 24

Pedal in the Park

Celebrate National Bike Month with New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and Cape Fear SORBA.  “Trail Buddies,” introduces kids to the joys of mountain biking. Learn about trail riding, trail and bicycle maintenance, and safety. Bicycles and helmets provided. Ages 7-14. Blue Clay Bike Park 3840 Juvenile Center Drive Castle Hayne, NC 28429 10a ~ 3p. 

Discover the Wonder of Birds

Join the Cape Fear Audubon Society and Discover the Wonders of Birds at Halyburton Park.  Special guest appearance -- Eva the Red-tail Hawk from the Skywatch Bird Rescue. 9a ~ 12p.

Sunday May 25

Boogie in the Park

This week it’s reggae with JAH Creation!  Bring your chairs or blankets to Oceanfront Park in Kure Beach. 5p ~ 8p.

Movie at the Lake

Bring a chair, blanket and cooler of snacks.  They’ll  also have popcorn, sodas, candy and cotton candy for sale.  Movies begin at dusk. This weeks’ flick is Frozen.  Check here for the complete summer schedule.

Monday May 26

49th Annual Memorial Day Observance

Event features a military guest speaker, an all-service Color Guard, 21-gun salute by a Marine Corps Honor Guard, military band, taps, and a memorial wreath cast onto the waters. Battleship North Carolina  5:45p.


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