Avast ye! Onslow County and Swansboro Parks and Recreation Departments proudly present Pirate Fest coming to Downtown Swansboro, NC. Watch as swashbucklers engage in sword fights, witness black powder weapons demonstrations, and listen to musicians sing sea shanties at this all-day event that brings coastal North Carolina's rich pirate history to life. This free family friendly event also includes games and activities for the little buccaneers. Visitors can enjoy a pirate meet and greet, pirate shows, live music, and much more! Join us on Friday, April 26 for the pirate pre-party; marauder meet and greet, photos with the pirates, and stay for the outdoor movie, “Pirates of the Caribbean”. For more information please contact Onslow County Parks and Recreation at 910-347-5332 or Swansboro Parks and Recreation at 910-326-2600.