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NPSP Baby Boot Camp Class Reunion (2015-2018)

Friday, 6 - 9 p.m.

If you attended a Baby Boot Camp Class during the years of 2015-2018, gear up for the Baby Boot Camp Fall Festival Reunion at The Landing on Marine Corps Air Station New River where you can connect with former classmates and meet other new parents. Crafts, reading and photo opportunities for children are included. Costumes are welcomed. it is open to authorized patrons. For more information, call 449-9501.

Autumn in Topsail Festival

Saturday - Sunday, 7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Enjoy Topsail Beach culture and the fall season with the Autumn in Topsail Festival. The festival takes place on the grounds of the Historical Society of Topsail Island and the Assembly Building, which houses the Missiles & More Museum. The festival features live music and a variety of food and crafts for the whole family.

Beirut Observance

Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Oct. 23, 2018 marks 35 years since the Peace Mission to Beirut, Lebanon. This annual solemn tribute to the 273 peace keepers who gave the last full measure of devotion in Lebanon and Grenada on Oct. 23, 1983 will be at the Beirut Memorial, Lejeune Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville. For more information, call 938-5200.

Veterans Day Parade

Nov. 3, 10 - 11:30 a.m.

Come out to thank our veterans for their service to our country with the annual Veterans Day Parade in Jacksonville. This two-mile-long parade on Western Boulevard begins at Coastal Carolina Community College. It is open to the public. For more information, go online to www.onlyinonslow.com/events/#!/134154-veterans-day-parade.

Swansboro Mullet Festival

Nov. 10 , 9 a.m. - 10 p.m., Nov. 11, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Join downtown Swansboro for the annual Mullet Festival, a two-day event that offers locals and visitors a glimpse into history combined with a modern celebration of all things mullet. Participants may enjoy food, a parade, beach music, live bands and children’s activities. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 326-2600 or go online to swansborofestivals.org.