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Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues & Jazz Festival
Date: Oct 10-11, 2015
Time: Saturday - doors open at 11am (EST)
Sunday - doors open at 6pm (EST)
Location: Kure Beach, NC
22nd Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues and Jazz Festival
Two Day Passes (in advance): $50
Saturday Only Ticket (day-of): $60
Sunday Only Ticket (day-of): $25
Children 12 and under are admitted free.
In October, when the weather is warm, the suns shining and the warm ocean breezes are fluttering, bring your lawn chairs and family, leave your hectic world behind and exercise your license to chill for two music filled days at the world famous Pleasure Island Seafood, Blues and Jazz Festival.
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PPD Beach to Battleship Triathalon
Date: Sat, Oct 17th, 2015
Time: 7:30am - 'til.
Location: Downtown Wilmington to Wrightsville Beach
PPD Beach2Battleship Iron Distance 2015
The PPD Beach2Battleship is an internationally recognized iron distance and half iron distance triathlon. Competitors from around the country and the world have traveled to the Wilmington, N.C. area to enjoy everything this world famous waterfront destination has to offer and to experience a competition Triathlete Magazine named as one of the top 5 iron distance triathlons in the world.
PPD, a leading global contract research organization, supports the event as its title sponsor to educate the public on the vital role of clinical research and participation in clinical trials to deliver new medicines to improve health and save lives, and to support the local community. All of the event's net proceeds are contributed to the Wilmington Family YMCA.