October is a great month. The weather is usually wonderful and we have many exciting events in Emerald Isle and in our County.
Each year Emerald Isle is proud to host and welcome all participants for Fishin’ for a Cure. This is a nonprofit organization, it aims to make a difference for women battling cancer through fishing, fun and fellowship. The event will take place from October 6-October 14. You are invited to join this annual event. All information regarding the events can be found on their website www.fishinforacure.com. You can join for the entire week or one night. It is going to be a great week of fishing, fun and fellowship. Thanks to everyone who works so hard to make this a wonderful event.
The 4th Annual Sound to Sea Paint Out and Art Show and Sale will be held from Friday, October 19-Sunday, October 21. This event is sponsored by the Seaside Arts Council and hosted by Emerald Isle artist Irene Bailey. On Sunday, October 21 from 3-5 pm the Art Show and Sale will be held at the Trading Post restaurant back porch patio area. For registration/information e-mail Irene Bailey at Irene@irenebailey.com or call 252-723-3258.
The Annual Halloween Carnival will be held on Friday, October 26 from 6-8 pm at the Emerald Isle Community Center. This will be a fun event for the whole family. Activities include: creating a glow in the dark mural, photo booth, cake walk, ID kits by the Emerald Isle Police Department and more fun for everyone. Admission fee to the carnival is two bags of candy per child. The Carnival is sponsored by the Emerald Isle Parks and Recreation Department. For additional information please call 252-354-6350.
October will be a great month and I hope to see you around our Town. Have a great month.