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October 2 (Wednesday) 12:00 am - November 22 (Friday) 12:00 am
$25 per Boston Butt
Columbus Baptist Association building
208 S. Thompson St., Whiteville
Funds raised will support Matthew 25 Center of Tabor City, a Christian ministry to families of prisoners in area detention facilities.
october 15 (Tuesday) - 20 (Sunday)
$5 Tuesday; $8 Wednesday, Friday, Saturday; $4 Thursday, $35 per vehicle (all legally seated passengers) on Sunday, rides included; free every day for ages 5 & younger
Columbus County Fairgrounds
886 Prison Camp Road, Whiteville, NC 28472
The 40th anniversary fair features midway rides, live entertainment, livestock exhibits, community exhibits, contests, favorite fair food, fireworks, a tractor pull, demolition derbies, music by the Bedrock Brothers, Lees Cut, Honey Don’t Band, Blackwater Band, Southern Country Outlaws, Southern Just Us, Chillin’ Dixie Band and more. See website for all ride prices and daily specials. Hours: 5-11 p.m. Tuesday – Wednesday, 3-11 p.m. Thursday – Saturday, 1-10 p.m. Sunday. For more information, call 866-666-3247.
october 18 (Friday) - 19 (Saturday)
Waccamaw Siouan Tribal Grounds
7239 Old Lake Rd, Bolton, NC 28423
The Waccamaw Siouan Pow Wow is a two-day event, with over 3,000 visitors and spectators from across the United States in attendance. During the first half of day one over 500 area students attend workshops and learn of the local Native American Culture. The remaining portion of the day kicks off the two-day event, with Native American dancing and drumming. Day two begins with a Grand Parade at 11 a.m., recognizing tribal and local royalty from the region. At noon, the event kicks off the all-day finale of Native American dancing, drumming and shopping with Native American Traders. Come celebrate with us during this two-day event and taste the traditional foods of our ancestors and listen to the sounds of the vibrant culture.
(Friday) 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Whiteville High School Homecoming Parade
419 S. Lee St.
Anyone interested in participating in the parade should contact Sarah Gray or Dawn Strickland at WHS for more information. They can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
The 2019 Trooper Kevin Conner Memorial 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run is Saturday, October 19, 2019, at First Citizens Bank at 422 S Madison Street in downtown Whiteville. For
The 2019 Trooper Kevin Conner Memorial 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run is Saturday, October 19, 2019, at First Citizens Bank at 422 S Madison Street in downtown Whiteville. For more information and to register, go to https://its-go-time.com/trooper-kevin-conner-memorial-run/.
Trooper Kevin Conner (B-551) lost his life during a traffic stop on October 17, 2018. On October 19, 2019 the community will come together for a 5K and 1 Mile Run in memory of Trooper Kevin Conner’s life and his dedication to protecting our community. All proceeds from this event will go into a scholarship fund in memory of Trooper Kevin Conner.
(Saturday) 8:30 am
First Citizens Bank
422 S Madison St
The WHS Theater Department's will hold a Fall Children's Festival Saturday, Oct. 19, at Whiteville High School from 9 a.m. to noon as part of the WHS Performing Arts Series
The WHS Theater Department’s will hold a Fall Children’s Festival Saturday, Oct. 19, at Whiteville High School from 9 a.m. to noon as part of the WHS Performing Arts Series calendar of events to raise money for the theatre department’s 2020 trip to Scotland. The ticket price is $5.
(Saturday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Whiteville High School
413 N Lee St
(Saturday) 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Games: .50 or $5.00 for unlimited games
Jones Lake State Park
4117 NC HWY 242 North Elizabethtown, NC 28337
There will be lots of games and prizes, hayrides, costume judging, face painting and lots more! Concessions will also be available. Every child will receive a goody bag. Dress up in your costume and come out to the park for some fall fun! For more information call the park office at 910-588-4550.
(Saturday) 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
New Life Church
3990 Fayetteville Road, Lumberton, NC 28358
Since 1981, October has been recognized as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Join us at the You Are More Than Enough! Mental Health and Awareness Symposium where five inspiring speakers, all University of North Carolina at Pembroke alumni, will contribute their time, talents, and expertise at this event. Topics range from coping with social anxiety to recognizing childhood sexual abuse. Proceeds beyond expenses will be donated to entities including Southeastern Family Violence Center.
The Friends of the Rube McCray Memorial Library present a book review and signing with local author Bill Thompson and his new book, Tuxedos and Pickup Trucks Sunday,
(Sunday) 3:00 pm
Rube McCray Memorial Library
301 Flemington Dr
The Whiteville High School Theatre Performing Arts Series presents a Haunted Theatre Tuesday, Oct. 29 and Thursday, Oct. 31 each night from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Whiteville High
The Whiteville High School Theatre Performing Arts Series presents a Haunted Theatre Tuesday, Oct. 29 and Thursday, Oct. 31 each night from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Whiteville High School Bowers Auditorium. Tickets are $5 each and money goes toward funding the WHS Theatre 2020 trip to Scotland.
(Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Whiteville High School
413 N Lee St
(Thursday) 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Trunk or Treat FREE, Pre-registration required for races
Halloween Trunk or Trot! Join us for the largest Community Trunk or Treat and running event in Columbus County! Bring your family to the free Trunk or Treat (30 trunks) open to the public. Register for our 1 Mile Fun Run (kids 12 and under), 5K or 10K. There will be a DJ, Medals for racers, and more!
Proceeds go to support our annual Pecan Festival!
127 W. Columbus St.
Whiteville, NC 28472-0707
P.O. Box 707
Whiteville, NC 28472-0707